Whether you're planning a “fa-boo-lous” Halloween party, or just looking to trick-or-treat yo’ self, and get into the spirit of Halloween—Mission has you covered! Check out our list of best places to shop décor, as well as the most festive activities and events to join in on this Halloween!
So you're looking for some "eek-tastic" Halloween décor? Shop local for some unique, and one-of-a-kind fall décor for the season!
Located on 2nd Ave in Historic Downtown Mission, this antique shop has a great collection of Halloween-inspired pieces that are perfect for adding a few new Halloween decorations to your house to make it extra spooky!
For all things home décor, Silk Degrees is the place to go! Located in the Mission Hills Plaza, they are constantly shifting their shelves for each season and fall and Halloween are no exception!
Halloween Inspired Activities
Dressing up as your favourite character gets amplified when in Mission. Whether your favourite may be Archie and the gang, X-Men superheroes, Percy Jackson, or maybe even if you are a Team Edward or Team Jacob stan from Twilight, you will have the perfect backdrop for your costumes and photos. In fact- they'll be the same backdrop that was filmed in each respective movie! Most popularly seen in Mission, the Archie Comics characters have taken over to Rocko's Diner by storm, where the infamous "Pop's Chock'lit Shoppe" of the Netflix series 'Riverdale' set originated from. Take in the eclectic vibe, and enjoy Riverdale-inspired menu items like the J. Jones Burger or Archie Shake!
If the broom fits, fly it! The Energy, Wisdom and Tea Lounge, located in Steelhead doesn’t only serve some ridiculously good beverages and treats, but they also have a small retail section which includes metaphysical books, candles, and crystals for all the witchy vibes.
Get your candy fix with all the ghoulish choices at The Candy Shack. Gummy skull candies, spider cotton candy, and all the oddities in between can be found at this fun establishment!
It's not Halloween without dressing up in your favourite costume! Head on down to Learn and Play Kids for the treat of fun costumes for the littles. Let their imagination go wild as they plan who they will become for the day.
Show off your "spooktacular" Halloween costume by having a photoshoot in the Silverdale Creek Wetlands with lots of picturesque trails and often moody and foggy mornings!
Get into the spirit of Halloween with local Halloween events this year. Ranging from events for those who love a good scare to a sweet and simple Halloween!
If you’ve got it, haunt it! Downtown Mission will be hosting their annual safe Trick-or-Treating event so your little ghouls and goblins can enjoy a welcoming and secure trick-or-treating experience. Trick-or-treaters are welcome to visit stores between Murray and Grand Street and from Railway to Second Avenue. Be sure to keep an eye out for participating merchants.
HUBco's having a halloween party and you are invited! It's gonna be a spicy one! @wingerzfoodtruck is coming back 4-8pm & we'll be slingin' hot-sauce challenge bags while quantities last!
RIVER’S EDGE SHORT HORROR FILM FESTIVAL
Didn't get a chance to attend this years River's Edge Short Horror Film Festival? Make sure to get your spook on by viewing the videos entered on the Mission Arts Council website.
(Due to weather: moved to Albert McMahon Elementary gym)
Wear your (non-scary) costumes and enjoy live music as well as free candy, chai and coffee at this kid-friendly event! Bring your pre-carved pumpkins to be judged in the Carved Pumpkin Contest.
Bring your friends and family to be scared for a good cause! Proceeds from this haunted attraction goes to the Christmas Bureau.
Parks and Recreation have unleasehd the zombies in their new race- Zombie Invasion! This race is against Zombies to save all of Humanity. Your goal is to get through the trail without getting infected by the flesh-eating Zombies. This event will truly be an unforgettable experience for both Humans and Zombies. Now the questions stands- will you be a HUMAN or a ZOMBIE?
Now that you have all the right ingredients for the perfect Halloween potion in Mission, it's time to get out there and have some fun! For more inspiration, including things to do and places to eat, head to our explore, stay and eat pages.