[El Mirage, AZ September 5, 2017] – Celebrate Halloween in El Mirage by attending the City’s annual Halloween Harvest Festival on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. at El Mirage Gentry Park, 14010 North El Mirage Road. Admission and parking is free. Some of the highlights of this year’s event include a pumpkin patch with free pumpkins for the first 500 families, a haunted house, a hearse, the Jolly Roger Magic Juggling show, a GIANT corn maze, and a photo area featuring awesome inflatables. Rascapetatiando Dance Company will perform a special Halloween themed dance and there will be costume contests for every age group.
An incredible Kid’s Zone will feature bouncy houses and face painting. The Children’s Museum of Phoenix will be hosting the arts and crafts tent where children can make Pirate Hats and Halloween Skulls, all free! The El Mirage Community Market will also be onsite with vendors, great food offerings, crafts, and homemade items.
“I want to encourage families to come out and have a good time at our annual Halloween Harvest Festival,” said Mayor Lana Mook. “I would like to thank our sponsors who helped make this event possible.”
Costume Contests Age Group Times*:
6:30 p.m. – 0-2 years old
7:00 p.m. – 3-5 years old
7:30 p.m. – 6-10 years old
8:00 p.m. – 11-15 years old
8:30 p.m. – 16 and older
*Times are approximate.
The event is sponsored by APS, Park’s and Son’s, Palms of El Mirage, RV Sales and Consignment, Walmart of El Mirage, Realty City, Coco’s Towing, Andersen Renewable Windows, Sunwest Cemetery and Funeral Home, and the City of El Mirage.
For further information please contact Jeffrey Anderson, City of El Mirage Special Events Coordinator, at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 623-876-2942.