Weekday Picks for Philly Kids: Trick-or-Treats, Hikes, Hayrides October 24-28 Submitted by Kristen Sullivan on Sun, 10/23/2016 - 10:00am As Halloween approaches, children in Philly and throughout the Delaware Valley want nothing more than to wear their costumes and collect treats. In the week leading up to the big day, there are many opportunities to savor Halloween fun in our Events Calendar. Put on your costume for trick-or-treating at the Herr's Snack Factory or at Springfield Mall. Make a trick-or-treat bag with Miss Melissa at Bucks County Children's Museum. Participate in a Halloween costume contest, games, and crafts at Halloween NESTival. Those looking for really scary activities can visit Laurel Hill Cemetery for its True Tales of the Tomb event or take a Candlelight Ghost Tour at Fort Mifflin. Stay current with all of the best activities by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. Now, keep reading for more scary and exciting weekday fun, if you dare... Read more.