Trick-or-treat this weekend with family-friendly events

DENVER — A big weather change is in store for Halloween.

After sunshine and highs in the 60s on Sunday, a cold front will move in Monday and it will linger for Halloween on Tuesday. We may see some snow from this system.

Check the latest Pinpoint Weather forecast.

If you don’t want to deal with the cold on Halloween night, there’s plenty of trick or treat options around Denver all weekend while the weather is still nice.

Boo at the Zoo

When: Saturday and Sunday

Where: Denver Zoo

With more than 20 trick-or-treat options, the Denver Zoo offers a fun family-friendly Halloween event. Activities are free with zoo admission.

For those who want a true Halloween experience, Boo After Dark offers a nighttime experience.

Tickets are $17 for adults and $12 for children; kids 2 and younger are free.

Denver Broncos Trick-Or-Treat 

When: Saturday 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where: Sports Authority Field at Mile High

Kids can dress up in their favorite Halloween costumes and trick-or-treat throughout the stadium.

Family Overnight: Halloween at the Museum

When: Friday into Saturday, 6 p.m. to 10 a.m.

Where: Denver Museum of Nature and Science

If you want the ultimate Halloween experience, you can spend the night at the museum. It features trick-or-treating throughout the museum, sleeping in the diorama halls and more.

The cost is $65 for adult members, $80 for adult nonmembers, $55 for child members and $70 for child nonmembers.

The price includes a pizza dinner, a snack, hot breakfast and lots of candy.

Tickets can be purchased on the museum’s website.

Goblin Give Out

When: Saturday, noon to 5 p.m.

Where: Downtown Littleton

Kids in costume can safely trick or treat at several participating businesses throughout downtown Littleton on Saturday afternoon. The event is free and open to the public.

Denver Union Station Kids Halloween Parade and Party

When: Thursday

Where: Union Station

**A previous version of this article said the event was Friday night, but it was held Thursday night.

Trick or Treat Street at Harvey Park

When: Friday, 4 to 5 p.m.

Where: Harvey Park Recreation Center

After trick-or-treating at the rec center, kids can catch a shuttle to a haunted house at the St. Charles Recreation Center. The event is free, but registration online is required and space is milted.

Trick-or-Treat Street

When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where: Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

All weekend, the Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus will feature trick or treating as well as carnival games, Halloween crafts, an instrument petting zoo and more.

Admission for ages 1 and 60 and older is $13; ages 2-59 are $15; and members get free admission.

Trick-or-Treat Trail in Aurora

When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon

Where: Southlands Shopping Center Town Square

Kids in costumes can trick or treat along Southlands’ Main Street for candy from various businesses at the mall.

Trick-or-Treat Train

When: Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Colorado Railroad Museum

For a different type of trick or treat experience, visit the Colorado Railroad Museum to get a ride behind a steam locomotive along with several other fun activities.

Children younger than 2 are free; children are $5; adults are $15; and seniors are $10.

Fright Fest Haunted House

When: Saturday and Tuesday 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Grant Real Estate Company, 1040 South Gaylord Street in Denver

Sensory laboratory and candy downstairs for children and full-on haunted house upstairs complete with a mad dentist and crazed clowns.

Admission is $5 and proceeds benefit Silver Creek swim team.