This Saturday is the third annual Haunted Yuyuan Road trick-or-treat event, running from 12pm to 6pm. Wear your costume and bring the kids for door-to-door trick or treating at over 10 of the restaurants, cafes, and bakeries on the street complete with Halloween candy straight from America -- where they invented candy. The whole street with be decorated for Halloween. This will be a fun event for kids, families, and adults of all ages. Trick or treating will be on Yuyuan East road, just a few minutes walk from the Jingan Temple and in between Changde Lu and Tongren Lu. Participating venues: CinnaSwirl, Co. Cheese, Lanna Coffee, Le Souhait, Carr Salon, Roasters Café, Porky’s, EDR, and Gyoka Sushi.
Meanwhile, a couple blocks away, all of Dagu Lu is celebrating Halloween, with a kids trick or treat event on earlier in the day and more adult festivities later on. 11am to 4pm, participating stores are doing goodie bags for kids plus activities. Click on the jump to see the flyer and participating venues. After 4pm, it's a pub crawl for adults -- finish the circuit and get a free shirt. See the flyer for the participating outlets. So... maybe get the kids out of the way by then. Good place to start is The Caxton who are doing a kids Halloween brunch and also participating in the trick or treat route. Details on the brunch right here.
On October 29, Sasha's usual buffet brunch is doubling as a Halloween party for kids. They'll be hosting fun Halloween activities and games for the little ones, a bouncey castle, costume contest, and more. Runs 11am to 3pm. 198rmb for adults. Half of that for kids under 110cm. Sparkling wine and Bloody Marys for the adults.
The Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai is hosting their annual Halloween party with a Haunted House in The BREW. The craft beer brewery inside the hotel is turning into a haunted house for kids, from October 28 to October 31 -- mad scientists, fortune tellers, zombies, and more. It's open from 12pm to 2.30pm and 6pm to 9.30pm. Admission is 50rmb net per entry, however guests who dine at The COOK, The MEAT, and The BREW on the day get free admission with the haunted house. On October 28 and 29, they'll have Halloween face painting for kids along with the Halloween Buﬀet Lunch and Dinner. Lunch, 11.30am to 2.30pm for 288rmb per person. Dinner is 5.30pm to 9.30pm for 328rmb per person. Prices are exclusive of 10% service charge and prevailing government taxes. For reservations or inquiries, pleace call 6169 8886 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
...and for your pets
WHOSAGOODBOY! YOUARE! YOUARE! YESYOUARE! Pet owners and animal lovers getting together to celebrate "Howl-O-Ween" (nice) with their furry friends. Dress up your pets. Hilarity ensues. Treats by pawesome. Best dressed gets a prize. Party will kick off at 2pm. No participation fee. Address: 455 Ruining Road (At the corner of Ruining Road and Longteng Avenue) 具体地址是瑞宁路455号（从瑞宁路龙腾大道交界处就能进) ** look for the blue balloons **
Stay safe kids!