FARGO — The creepiest season is upon us, but it all doesn’t have to be so scary for little kids.

Here are some family-friendly Halloween-related activities happening around the community to get you in the spirit for Halloween 2021.

Thursday

Lost in the Valley Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch, 5-9 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, $5 to $10, Red River Valley Fairgrounds, 1805 Main Ave. W., West Fargo.

Monster Mash Trunk-or-Treat, 5-7 p.m., Moorhead Center Mall parking ramp, 500 Center Ave., Moorhead.

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Spooky Slab 2, 6-10 p.m., $20, climbing contests, costumes are encouraged, Nature of the North, 814 Center Ave., Moorhead.

“Hanna and Greg,” 2021, by Mark Elton; digital painting. Special to The Forum
“Hanna and Greg,” 2021, by Mark Elton; digital painting. Special to The Forum

Friday

Lil’ Bitz Pumpkin Patch, 1-6 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 7414 40th Ave N., Fargo; 701-282-9392.

Buffalo River Pumpkin Patch, 14447 U.S. Highway 10, Glyndon, Minn.; 218-498-2684.

Spooky Storytime at 'The Art Ghoullery,' 3-4 p.m., Moorhead Public Library staff offer children’s storytime and museum tour, The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum, 521 Main Ave., Moorhead.

Spooky School Bus Ride, 4-7 p.m., costumed 20-minute bus ride, Fercho YMCA, 4243 19th Ave. S., Fargo.

Halloween Treat Street, 4-6 p.m., POW/MIA PLAZA, 400 Sheyenne St., West Fargo.

Halloween Fun at South Fargo Cash Wise, 4-6 p.m., 4907 Timber Parkway S., Fargo.

Halloween Boo Bash, 5-7 p.m., games, crafts, bouncy houses, a photobooth and more, $8-$10, Fercho YMCA, 4243 19th Ave S., Fargo.

Trunk or Treat, 5-7 p.m., Dilworth Police Department, 500 Center Ave. W., Dilworth.

Trunk or Treat, 6:30-8 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 821 5th Ave. S., Fargo.

Haunted Farm, 7-11 p.m., through Sunday, $22 to $45, 1947 130th Ave. S., Moorhead; https://www.hauntedfarm.com.

Acres of Terror, dusk to midnight through Sunday, $13 to $25, Leonard, N.D.; https://www.acresofterror.org.

Paranormal Investigations, 8-11 p.m., $50, Bonanzaville, 1351 Main Ave. W., West Fargo; https://www.bonanzaville.org/.

'The Rocky Horror Picture Show,' 11 p.m., $5, Fargo Theatre, 314 Broadway, Fargo.

Trunk or treat events have become a popular way to celebrate Halloween. Forum file photo
Trunk or treat events have become a popular way to celebrate Halloween. Forum file photo

Saturday

Boo at the Zoo, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., $8.75 to $11.25, Red River Zoo, 4255 23rd Ave. S., Fargo.

Skies Over Hogwarts, 11 a.m. to noon, 'Harry Potter' inspired constellations and trivia, $6, masks required, Minnesota State University Moorhead Planetarium, 700 11th St. S., Moorhead; https://mnstatetickets.universitytickets.com/.

Trunk or Treat, 11 a.m. to noon, Comstock Memorial Union Parking Lot, Minnesota State University Moorhead.

Harvest Festival at the Yards, 2-5 p.m., activities for both kids and adults will be hosted in various parking lots around downtown West Fargo.

Trunk or Treat, 3-5 p.m., Our Redeemer Moorhead, 1000 14th St. S., Moorhead.

Audrey Haugen portrays Inga and Tony Peterson plays Fredrick Frankenstein during a scene from the FMCT rehearsal of "Young Frankenstein" at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. David Samson / The Forum
Audrey Haugen portrays Inga and Tony Peterson plays Fredrick Frankenstein during a scene from the FMCT rehearsal of "Young Frankenstein" at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. David Samson / The Forum

Sunday

Square Scare at Broadway Square, 2-4 p.m., costume parade, trick-or-treating, photo ops and more, Broadway Square, 201 Broadway N., Fargo.

Family Halloween Skate, noon to 4 p.m., $7 to $10, Skate City, 3302 Interstate Blvd. S., Fargo.

Trunk or Treat, 2-5 p.m., Bonanzaville, 1351 Main Ave. W., West Fargo.

Trunk or Treat, 3-5 p.m., Grace United Methodist Church, 1120 17th St. S., Moorhead.

Trunk or Treat, 4-5:30 p.m., Olivet Lutheran Church, 1330 S. University Drive, Fargo.

Halloween Organ Spooktacular, 4 p.m., Red River Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists presents spooky tunes like Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D minor and more, Messiah Lutheran Church, 2010 Elm St. N., Fargo.

'Young Frankenstein,' 5 p.m., $15 to $28, Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre, Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead.