U.S. Army Garrison-Oahu releases Trick or Treat hours
October 25, 2010
WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii - Authorized Halloween trick or treat hours for south (Aliamanu Military Reservation, Fort Shafter, Red Hill and Tripler Army Medical Center) and north (Helemano Military Reservation, Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airifeld) communities are Oct. 31, from 5:30-9 p.m., only.
Children under the age of 10 require an adult escort.
To enhance safety, military and Department of the Army civilian police will ensure all activities are conducted in a safe manner and can be approached with issues or concerns.
Residents who don't wish to participate should indicate so by placing a "SORRY NO TRICK OR TREATING HERE" sign on their door. Parents should advise children to move on to the next residence if there is no answer after one or two knocks/rings .
Children should carry a flashlight and wear light-colored clothing or reflectors.
Remind children of the following:
Aca,!AcWait for the proper traffic signals and always look both ways before crossing the street.
Aca,!AcWatch for cars turning at intersections and leaving or entering driveways.
Aca,!AcStay on the sidewalk, whenever possible; if there is no sidewalk, walk on the left side of the road, facing traffic.
Aca,!AcNever enter vehicles or homes when invited by a stranger.
Tripler Army Medical Center and Schofield Barracks Health Clinic Radiology departments will X-ray candy, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 31, for eligible patrons. X-rays will not detect non-metals such as fine particles, liquids, powders and chemical contaminates. Radiology patients have priority over personnel waiting for candy X-rays.
<b>25 / Monday
Shockhouse</b> - The Blaisdell Mansion's haunted house is back this year, through Nov. 1. Advance tickets cost $7.50 or $10 at the door. Kids 5 and under get in free. Enter next to the Blaisdell Galleria at 777 Ward Ave. Call 808-591-2211 or visit <a href="http://www.hnlnow.com">www.hnlnow.com</a>.
<b>Haunted Lagoon</b> - The Laie Lady is back at the "Haunted Lagoon" canoe ride at the Polynesian Cultural Center, Monday-Saturday, Oct. 25-30, starting at 6:30 p.m. Book tickets in advance at <a href="http://www.hauntedlagoon.com">www.hauntedlagoon.com</a>.
<b>26 / Tuesday
Halloween Fair</b> - Keiki of all ages can show off their costumes at the Army Library Halloween Fair, 3-4 p.m.; Oct. 26 at Aliamanu Military Reservation Library (808-839-2821); Oct. 27 at Sgt. Yano Library (808-655-8002), Schofield Barracks; and Oct. 28 at Fort Shafter Library (808-438-9521).
<b>28 / Thursday
Halloween Magic Class </b>- Learn Halloween magic for free, Oct. 28, 6 p.m., at the Kalihi-Palama Library. This class teaches how to make spooky effects. Adults will need to accompany children too young to drive. Call 808-234-5262, or visit <a href="http://www.hawaiimagicclub.com">www.hawaiimagicclub.com</a>.
<b>29 / Friday
Fall Festival</b> - Soldiers and family members can fall into the fun at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 29. Visit <a href="http://www.mwrarmyhawaii.com">www.mwrarmyhawaii.com</a>.
<b>SKIES Events</b> - Schools of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills Unlimited will present "Bad Moon Rising," "Five Little Pumpkins," and "I Want Candy," followed by "High School Monster Musical," starting at 6 p.m., Oct. 29, at the Tropics.
<b>Spooktacular Lunch</b> - Wear a costume and get a free slice of pumpkin pie at the Halloween Lunch Spooktacular, Hale Ikena, Fort Shafter, Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
<b>Haunted Village</b> - Visit the family-friendly Haunted Village at Windward Community College, Oct. 29, 6-8:30 p.m. Most of the events are free, including "Mad Doctors of the Movies," a look at heart-dropping scenes from 1930s-40s films. Visit <a href="http://www.aerospace.wcc.hawaii.edu/Haunted_Village/Haunted_Village.html">www.aerospace.wcc.hawaii.edu/Haunted_Village/Haunted_Village.html</a>.
<b>Hallowbaloo Music and Arts Festival </b>- Celebrate All Hallows Eve in downtown Honolulu and Waikiki with a free street festival and costume contest, among other activities, Oct. 29-31. Visit <a href="http://www.hallowbaloo.com">www.hallowbaloo.com</a>.
<b>Waikiki-Style</b> - Celebrate Halloween, Waikiki-style at the Outrigger Reef on the Beach, the Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach and Waikiki Beach Walk, Oct. 29-31, with numerous Halloween-themed events. Call (800) 688-7444 or 808-931-3591, or visit <a href="http://www.outrigger.com">www.outrigger.com</a> or <a href="http://www.waikikibeachwalk.com">www.waikikibeachwalk.com</a>.
Monster Bash </b>- Schofield Bowling Center is in the Halloween spirit with giveaways, a live DJ, fun, games and prizes, 7 p.m.-2 a.m., Oct. 30. A keiki costume contest starts at 7 p.m.; prizes go to the cutest, scariest and most original costumes. The adult costume contest starts at 10 p.m. Call 808-655-0573.
<b>Walk with the Dead Ghost Tour</b> - A historian will take guests on a journey to the dark side of Honolulu, Oct. 30-31, 10 p.m., on this special adults-only Halloween tour. Cost is $35 per person and participants should wear comfortable walking shoes. Reservations are required; call 808-395-0674, e-mail <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a> or visit <a href="http://www.stevestoursandfilms.vpweb.com">www.stevestoursandfilms.vpweb.com</a>.
<b>31 / Halloween
"War of the Worlds"</b> - Richardson Theatre, Fort Shafter, is staging "War of the Worlds," a radio play, Oct. 31. Admission is free. Shows start at 7:30 p.m. Call 808-438-4480.
<b>"Time Warp"</b> - Celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Rocky Horror Picture Show, 5:30-10 p.m., Oct. 31, at the Waikiki Shell. Purchase tickets at 808-591-2211 or (800) 745-3000.
<b>Halloween at the Hyatt</b> - Join thousands of revelers in cocktails and costume contests - the grand prize winner gets $1,000 - at Halloween at the Hyatt, Oct. 31, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., for ages 21 and older. The Hyatt is at 2424 Kalakaua Ave. Admission is $20, $15 with any Waikiki hotel room key and free for Hyatt guests. Purchase advance discount tickets at <a href="http://www.groovetickets.com">www.groovetickets.com</a>.
Halloween Photos</b> - Bring your keiki and camera to the Sgt. Yano Library, and take photos at the free Halloween pumpkin patch. Call 808-655-8002.