Weekend Express: Smashing pumpkins, herding bison and more
Boo at the Zoo • Kids 12 and younger can come in costume to trick-or-treat at various candy booths set-up throughout zoo grounds. Trick-or-Treat bags will be provided (while supplies last), or bring your own. More information, 801-582-1631 or www.hoglezoo.org/.
When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday
Where: Hogle Zoo, 2600 Sunnyside Ave.
Admission: Adults $9.75, children 3-12 and seniors 65-plus $7.75
5th Ginormous Pumpkin Drop • The Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers will be dropping giant pumpkins while raising money for a good cause. For every pound of pumpkin dropped, the March of Dimes will receive a dime. Last year, more than 16,000 pounds of pumpkins were dropped.
When: Pumpkins begin falling at noon Saturday
Where: Hee Haw Farms, 150 S. 2000 West, Pleasant Grove
Admission: $6, children 2 and under are free
Witchstock • Celebrate the Halloween season on Ogden's Historic 25th Street with a Witches Tea Party, Kids Spooktacular Carnival, Zombie Crawl and Freakers Ball. For details and admission information, www.historic25.com/current-events/witchstock-week-on-historic-25th-street.html.
When: Saturday, 3-5 p.m. tea party, 6 p.m. zombie crawl, 6:30-9 p.m. carnival, 9 p.m.- midnight ball.
Where: Various locations on or near Historic 25th Street in downtown Ogden.
Pinners Conference & Expo • Classes and about 200 exhibitors with products related to crafts, weddings, babies cooking, scrapbooking, clothing, jewelry and more. For more information, www.pinnersconference.com/.
When: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday