Grimes Beggars Night is Monday, October 31 from 6-8pm- more info click here

Business/Vendor Application Form- FREE if you provide candy!-click here

Pumpkin Decorating Contest- click here

Past Year's Attendance
2015- 681
2014- 440
2013- 425
2012- 500
2011- 530
2010- 420
2009- 430
2008- 250

Annual Halloween Fest at the GCC
9th Annual Grimes Halloween Fest at the GCC is back!  The gym will be packed with inflatables, activities around the facility, and candy for all at the booths set up.  This year, we not only want to see the kids wear their costumes, but encourage the adults to wear their most family friendly costume as well and be open for picture opportunities with others.
Date/Time: Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 4-7pm

All Ages Welcome 
*Volunteers are NEEDED for the multiple rooms being used.

Cost: $1.00 per person OR $5.00 MAX per family (Ages 2 and Under are FREE)
Location: Grimes Community Complex (410 SE Main Street)
Registration: No registration required.
Contact: Brett Barber
Grimes Parks and Recreation Director or 515-986-2143
Description: Looks Who's Coming (2016)-
Koester Inflatables- throughout the gym
Grimes Lions Club- free-will donation for supper items in the Cafeteria
Grimes Lions Club- free vision screenings in Room 107 for Grade K and under.
Polk County Senior Meals- crafts and bake sale in the Cafeteria
Grimes Public Library
Polk County Sheriff's Department
Grimes Fire and Rescue- outside by trucks
Caricatures By Steph- FREE to have your child drawn in/out of costume!
Magician- Elias Arbuckle in the Banquet Hall
NEW! Avengers of the Knight- click here for more information
BCP Live- music and carnival games
Face Painting by Lisa Mawdsley

Local Author Dorothy Skinner


Booths (as of 10.17.16)-
i9 Sports (Jenner White)
Bath Fitter (Brian Knight)
LuLaRoe (Jenna Rennie)
Grimes Lego League (Kelly Romig)
Girls Scouts of Greater Iowa (Jessie Tobin)

Grimes Troop 111(Jim Fox)