city of Southfield will host two evenings of Halloween fun with “Boo at
the Burgh,” Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26 from 6:30 – 9
p.m. at the Burgh historic site located on the corner of Civic Center
Drive and Berg Road. New this year, a “frightless” afternoon program
(geared towards younger guests eight and under) will be offered on
Saturday from 2-4:30 p.m.
The family-friendly event will feature
trick-or-treating through haunted walking paths, storytelling, bat
exhibit, and hayrides through the haunted forest. Trick-or-Treat bags
will be provided (included in ticket price) and seasonally-themed
refreshments will also be available for purchase.
Tickets may be purchased in advance at
the Southfield Parks and Recreation Information Desk, located at 26000
Evergreen Road, for $5 per person for Southfield residents; $7 per
person for non-residents. Tickets will also be available at the door
(cash only) for $7 per person for residents; $9 per person for
non-residents. Parking will not be available at the Burgh; however, free
parking and shuttle buses will be available at the First Center parking
lot located at 26911 Northwestern Service Drive. All children must be
accompanied by an adult and are encouraged to come in costume.
Call the Southfield Parks and Recreation Department at (248) 796-4620 for more information.