Haunted houses, Halloween walk are on the schedule this weekend in Farmington
Kids can wear their Halloween costume for a not-so-spooky Halloween program from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Oct. 26 at the Dakota County Farmington Library. The library is located at 508 Third St.
Farmington Community Education will hold its annual Halloween walk from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 26 at Dodge Middle School. Kids can come in costume to collect candy and other treats from a variety of local businesses and organizations.
The Rambling River Center will hold a waffle breakfast fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 27. The event will feature Dad's Belgian waffles, sausages, toppings and beverages. Carry-out plates are available. Rambling River Center is located at 325 Oak St.
The Farmington Fire Explorers will hold their second annual haunted house from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 27-31 at Fire Station 1, 21625 Denmark Ave. Donations will help pay for Explorers' training equipment, uniforms and competitions.
Farmington's haunted garage will return from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 27 and 28 and 6:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 31 at 18577 Euclid Path. Visitors should bring a food shelf donation Oct. 27 and 28. A donation is encouraged on Halloween. For more information on the event visit facebook.com/hauntedgaragefarmington.
A Nightmare on Ellington Trail will return for its fifth year on two upcoming weekends and Halloween night. The haunted house has a goal of collecting more than 1,000 pounds of food for the Farmington Food Shelf. Admission is one non-perishable food item or a gift card from a local grocery store. The haunted house will run from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 26, 27 and 31 at 19337 Ellington Tr.
OFR will perform Friday and Saturday at the Farmington VFW. The VFW is located at 420 Third St. The club will have a Halloween party Oct. 27.