Friday, October 25, 2013

Halloween Carnival

19th Annual Halloween Carnival Friday, October 25th 5:45 p.m.-8:45 p.m. CDCW and the Avenues @ CDCW will close at 4:30 p.m. in preparation for the Carnival. 5:45 p.m.-Monster Mash Costume Parade-Led by Grand Marshall, “Snow White”. The children will be performing Halloween Rhymes and the Monster Mash. 6:00 p.m.- Buildings re-open for Carnival Fun! All Preschool Rooms….Games, Activities, Candy and Prizes The Avenues….Spooky Science Lab, Morticia’s Make-Up and More, Scary-oke, Halloween Disco, Madame Anastasia’s Fortune Telling Devilish Donut Derby….Krispy Kreme fun on the Basketball Court *NEW*-Creepy Cornfield Maze....Grass Area by the Pool Halloween Portraits….by Southern Smiles in the Ocean Room (enter through the outside door) Halloween Movies will be shown outside on the Bluetop between both buildings beginning at 7:15 p.m. Dinner will be provided for everyone. Winners Announced for the Great Pumpkin Contest and Costume Contest (See Below for details) at 7:00 p.m. on the Bluetop ***Parents…Please note that we do give out a variety of candy at our Carnival, including candy that may contain nuts. Please be mindful of what your child chooses out of the candy buckets at the games if they do have an allergy.*** ADMISSION: 2 new books for your child’s classroom-please label with your child’s name and class (Don’t forget a container for your child’s treats and a warm blanket to sit on during the movie ) EVERYONE is encouraged to visit every room in both buildings. ALL children MUST be accompanied by an adult. PARKING…Our Entire Parking Lot will be CLOSED for this event for safety concerns. We will have a police officer directing traffic at our Shady Grove entrance. You may use the parking lot across the street at the Grove Park Office Complex. If you live nearby, consider using the sidewalks to walk over. Costume Contest Details… ~Best Family Costumes-Must include at least two family members and follow a theme…example-Star Wars characters, a music group, hero and villain or hero and sidekick, etc.  ~Most Original/Creative Costume-Think outside the box…example-Dad as a chef and child in a lobster costume pulled in a pot on wheels  ~Best Handmade Costume-Think of it like a project…created by hand…example-Robot costume made out of a box with holiday lights attached to it  If you want to be considered for the contest, please make sure you come and find Princess Aurora, Flora, Fauna and Merryweather (a.k.a. Mrs. Debbie, Ms. Barbara, Mrs. Leigh and Ms. Yvonne) by 6:45 p.m. The winners for both the Costume Contest and the Great Pumpkin Contest will be announced at 7:00 on the Bluetop!