Annual Boo Festival in Downtown Tavares

Tavares Annual Boo Festival.

TAVARES — Join the town folk of Tavares for a free spectacular trunk or treat event! Wooten Park holds stunning views over the lake as you enjoy the Halloween festivities.

Live entertainment includes Blonde Ambition, Dance Depot, and a live DJ. If music does not interest you, then head on over to the Monster Zumba class under the “Creepy” tent for a unique dance experience.

Kids will have plenty of fun to dive into such as hayrides, carnival games, spooky story time, an inflatable corn maze, prizes, and a costume contest. In addition to the mentioned activities, there will also be a big red bus, a classic car show, and the feature film “Monster House” at City Hall.


If you are looking to promote your local business, then this event is for you as well. There will be a trunk or treat, and business owners are invited to decorate their car or truck on Main Street.

Three prizes will be given to the scariest, most creative, and lastly best-decorated car or truck. Though no fee is required, you will be required to provide at least three thousand pieces of candy for the trunk or treat participants. Do not miss this opportunity to place your business in the spotlight at this popular and fun festival.

All applicants requesting participation will need their space reserved no later than October 12. The application can be found through the following link: Boo-Fest-trunk-participant-application-2018

This fun-for-all-ages event will be held on October 26, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Bring the whole family and be ready for a spooktacular time.