The City of Gainesville Presents Halloween on The Green This Saturday

Press release from City of Gainesville

The City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs department invites all neighbors to Halloween on The Green, a movie night of family-friendly, socially-distanced fun this Saturday!

When: 6-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31
Where: Ironwood Golf Course, 2100 NE 39th Ave.
Details: Food will be available for purchase from Ironwood’s concessions and onsite food trucks. Face coverings/masks are required.

6-7:30 p.m.

  • Drive-thru, contact-free candy distribution
  • Pumpkin contest (Bring your own carved pumpkin for a chance to win gift card prizes. Fellow attendees will vote and top three vote-getters will win.)

7:15 p.m.

  • Thriller Trilogy dance performance (Addams Family, Thriller, and This is Halloween) by Danscompany of Gainesville

7:30-9:30 p.m.

  • Enjoy the Halloween classic, Hocus Pocus. Bring your blankets and pick a social-distancing circle on the green from which to watch the movie.
  • During the movie, staff will distribute candy by golf cart.