Grimes Trick or Treat Night is October 31, 2020 from 6-8pm.  *Normally on October 31 from 6-8pm (unless it falls on a Sunday or Wednesday, or home football game then it's the night before)- more info click here

Business/Vendor Application Form- FREE if you provide candy!-click here or Sponsors can go online at to pay $50 there to be a sponsor

Past Year's Attendance
2020- ?
2019- 745
2018- 725
2017- 750
2016- 720
2015- 681
2014- 440
2013- 425
2012- 500
2011- 530
2010- 420
2009- 430
2008- 250


Annual Halloween Fest at the GCC
12th 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 31, 2020 from 4-6:30pm

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 Gym, Batting Cage, Banquet Hall, Cafeteria, Meeting Rooms (410 SE Main Street)
Contact:  515-986-2143

2019 Entertainment
-The Magic and Comedy of Jonathan May (20-minute shows at 4:30pm and 5:15pm)- click here for more info
-Appearances by the Ice Princess & Snow Queen- Storybook Adventures by Megan Flynn- click here for more info
-Dominic's Root Beer Floats (Eagle Scout Project)- Cafeteria
-Family Friendly "Haunted" Maze- in Batting Cage

-Lisa Mawdsley- Face Painting
-Caricatures by Steph- in Banquet Hall, FREE to have your child drawn in/out in costume
-Koester Inflatables- throughout the Gym

-Johnston/Grimes Fire Department- outside
Grimes Lions Club- in Cafeteria- hot dogs, corn dogs, chips, and drink

2019 Booths- FREE to attend, Bring Candy and own table/setup!
All Located in Banquet Hall and Hallways
Harvest Bible Chapel- candy & info
DCG Kids Safety- candy & info
Martial Arts America- demo
Redwood Grimes- candy & info
Fiddling Around Productions- coloring sheets & candy
Tru2U Nutrition- candy & info
Grimes Pediatric Dentistry- handouts & tattoos