Retail trick-or-treating is a great option for Houston families who like the safety of organized fun “parading” in costume to stores handing out candy. Houston has a few options — both indoors and out — to let your little ones enjoy their candy overload.
** Bass Pro Shops Halloween: Kids are invited to trick-or-treat at Bass Pro Shops October 31 beginning at 5 pm plus participate in a costume parade at 6 pm. Kids also can make crafts and get a photo from 4 pm – 8 pm, plus take part in events like the Pumpkin Toss. Bass Pro Shops has two Houston area locations in Katy and Pearland.
** CityCentre: CityCentre offers Halloween Trick-or-Treat October 31, 5 pm – 7 pm, at Houston’s outdoor shopping district. Participating retailers feature black and orange balloons. Then stick around for the Monster Mash till 8 pm with the live DJ. Located at 800 Town and Country Blvd. The event is rain or shine!
** Greenspoint Mall: Greenspoint Mall is putting on the fun for kids at Mall-O-Ween,October 31, 6 pm – 8 pm. The evening features store-to-store trick-or-treating, live music, costume contest, walking dinosaur, magician, face painting and balloon art. First 1,000 kids will get a free goodie bag (North Court next to Footaction). The costume contest, begins at 7 pm. Greenspoint Mall is located at I-45 and Greens Road.
** Houston Premium Outlets: Families in Cypress will enjoy Halloween fun again with Houston Premium Outlet’s Trick-or-Treat Off the Street October 31, 4 pm – 6 pm. Enjoy retail trick-or-treating for kids 13 and under plus live entertainment by a DJ and Steppin’ Time Dance Academy. Look for the pumpkin on the windows of participating stores. Located at 29300 Hempstead Rd. in Cypress.
** Katy Mills Mall: Kids can celebrate Halloween with Vamperina October 31, 5 pm – 7 pm at the AMC Plaza in Neighborhood 1 with store-to-store trick or treating, face painting, balloon art, and more. Come in costume for fun and surprises.
** Memorial City Mall: Families will enjoy the Memorial City Monster Mash Spooktacular October 31, 5 pm – 7 pm. The free event features trick-or treating at retailers plus live music with DJ Frankie Stein. Located at the Memorial City Mall Fireplace, 303 Memorial City.
** Outlets at Conroe: Enjoy Halloween fun October 31 with Halloween Trick or Treating at Outlets at Conroe. Kids can enjoy trick or treating from 5 pm – 7 pm at the Outlet shops. Located at 1111 League Line Road in Conroe.
** San Jacinto Mall: Folks in Baytown can head to Mall-O-Ween October 31, at San Jacinto Mall for store-to-store trick-or-treating 5 pm – 7 pm. This is geared to kids 12 and younger, while supplies last. San Jacinto Mall is located at I-10 at Garth Road in Baytown, Texas.