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Halloween Festival

6:00p to 8:00p
Sat, October 26, 2019
John Koepke
(210) 688-9055, x2010


Join the Friends of Government Canyon for a child oriented evening of games, crafts, and a hike in the woods to celebrate Halloween! 6PM – 8:00PM.

Open to all children ages 12 and under (though most appropriate for ages 3 to 10), and their families. All minors must be accompanied by a parent, or legal guardian. ADULTS MUST STAY WITH THEIR CHILDREN; NO DROP-OFFS PLEASE. After stopping at the Entrance Fee Booth Area to self-pay/register, drive to the Visitor Center to sign-in and get your wristband by the Recharge Store. You may want to arrive early to avoid delays at the Entrance Fee Booth where you will self-register.

Dress appropriately for the weather; costumes are encouraged but not required. Please bring flashlights for the hike. The event will be held near the Visitors Center and Pavilion; all areas are handicap/stroller accessible. No pets please. Reservations are required and may be made through noon October 25, 2019. Please be sure to register children ONLY; adults need not register. Sorry, no group reservations. To register, please go to  The event is free, although Natural Area Entry fees will apply. For information, email