Find out about the 6 best Halloween 2019 activities and events in Rancho Cordova, CA.
Halloween in Rancho Cordova features family-friendly daytime trick-or-treating and activities, plus options for adults to kick back and relax. Here are 6 of the best ways to celebrate Halloween 2019 below:
Perfect for families, this annual tradition at Hagan Community Park will take place on Saturday, October 26th, 2019, from 4:30 pm until 7:30 pm. Featuring games, activities, and prizes, and “trunk-or-treat,” where local organizations decorate their cars for the holiday and little ones can trick-or-treat collecting candy from each trunk. It's a safe and easy way to celebrate with your little ones. This event is rain or shine, and you can find out more at the event website.
The Sacramento Zoo is always a fun place for families to visit, but on Sunday, October 27th, 2019, the zoo transforms into a Halloween-themed wonderland. Boo at the Zoo runs from 11:00 am and 4:00 pm rain or shine. Visit all of your favorite animals and participate in daytime trick-or-treating, play games, see live performances, and more. You can learn more here.
Get into the “spirit” of Halloween by sampling the hand-crafted libations at of our local distilleries: Gold River Distillery, Dry Diggins Distillery, and J.J. Pfister Distilling. Gold River Distillery is known for its award-winning gin and also produces whiskey, bourbon, absinthe, and vodka. Visit the tasting room or call ahead to arrange a distillery tour. Make a reservation for a tasting or tour of Dry Diggins Distillery, which offers whiskey, bourbon, vodka, gin, rum, and brandy. J.J. Pfister Distilling also produces a range of spirits including vodkas, whiskeys, bourbons, and brandies and offers visitors a museum exhibit showcasing the history behind the company dating back to the late 1800s. Find out more about all of our local craft breweries and distilleries here.
Celebrate the autumn harvest by sampling fresh local produce at one of Rancho Cordova’s farmers markets. Soil Born Farms offers artisanal farm products, pastry, coffee, and produce in a beautiful setting. Or head to Sunrise Station Market, which regularly features live music and family activities every Saturday between 8 am and 12 pm.
Head to Roemer Pumpkin Patch from 9 am to 5 pm on weekends for fall fun. The farm offers free hayrides, an enormous 5-acre corn maze (which opens at 4 pm) pumpkin picking, and even a smaller hay bale maze for little ones to explore!
For grownups who want a white-knuckle Halloween adventure, head to the Heartstoppers Haunted House in Sacramento. This Halloween-themed park offers four different haunted maze adventures that are guaranteed to make you scream! Open on Fridays and Saturdays in October, plus extra dates during Halloween week. Tickets and more information are available online.