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October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
One event on October 14, 2022 at 1:00 pm
Join us for merry, but not scary, family fun in Coffman Park. Spooktacular has something for all ages, including Trunk or Treat, crafts, straw maze, games and live performances. With more than 7,500 Dublin residents attending and 50 community organizations, Spooktacular has become a Halloween tradition in the Dublin community.
The event takes place in the south end of Coffman Park (near East and West Shelter Houses and Tennis Courts). All activities will be outdoors, in the park, there are no activities in the rec center.
FREE activities for the general public include
- Live dance performances
- Professional pumpkin carvers
- Mystical magician shows
- Professional sidewalk chalk drawing
- Petting zoo
- Nature education area
- Halloween movies
- Games and crafts
- Sensory Friendly Tent
- Trunk or Treat Trail – complementary timed tickets for this activity are available for Dublin Residents and School District Residents only.
Trunk or Treat Trail Tickets
While 99% of Spooktacular is free and open to the public, tickets are required if participating in the Trunk or Treat Trail. This is a FREE ticket used to reserve a time slot to enter the trail. The trail, located in the Coffman South Field, featuring over 20 local businesses and community organizations, handing out candy and treats.
The Trunk or Treat Trail is limited to Dublin residents and Dublin School District residents only. Complimentary timed-tickets may be reserved via the City of Dublin’s website starting Monday, October 10 at 10 a.m. Only children collecting treats along the Trail need a reserved ticket (limit 5 tickets per household). Accompanying adults and infants do not need tickets to enter the Trail.
Using the online ticket system, guests can select a 15-minute time slot, ranging from 4:15 p.m.-7:45 p.m. on Thursday, October 14 and 1:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. on Friday, October 15. Tickets must be reserved online before arriving onsite at the event. To reduce wait times, guests should only enter the Trunk or Treat Trail line during their 15 minute time slot.
Parking is available at the Dublin Community Recreation Center and Coffman South Field (grass parking).
Various food vendors will be onsite selling dinner items (ex. pizza, chicken sandwiches/nuggets) and snacks.