Halloween arrives at the ReStore Saturday, October 19 with live entertainment, games and prizes, a petting zoo, costume contest, food, face painting, balloon twisting and more for the Monster Mash Birthday Bash celebrating the 4th birthday of the store.
All activities are free and begin at 11 am at the store, 2060 Couch Drive, McKinney. The event is presented by the Rotary Club of McKinney and BB&T Bank.
“Mr. Hot Dog” opens his cart at 11 am, and attendees will also receive snow cones and popcorn. Games for the children will include ring and beanbag tosses, a piñata break and more, with every child receiving candy and prizes.
Cathy’s Critters Petting Zoo opens at 11:30 with a chance to meet and feed gentle farm animals.
Faces by Darlene will apply professional stage makeup for glamorous or spooky looks, while a balloon twister creates air-filled novelties. DJ Clint Burgess will serve as emcee and all attendees will be invited to perform karaoke.
Mothers and daughters from the Sunflower Chapter of National Charity League will serve as volunteers assisting the children with activities.
The costume contest will begin at 1 pm, and every child is a winner in one of two age groups, 1 to 5 and 6 to 12.
Coupons for 25% off one regular-price item will be given for donations of goods which can be sold in the ReStore and sales and specials will be announced.
The event will end at 2 pm.
The ReStore is operated by North Collin County Habitat for Humanity and sells new and donated construction items at 20 to 50% below retail, with profits benefitting the agency, which constructs and renovates homes in North Collin County for eligible families.
For more information, call the store at 972-548-9112 or visit the website, mckinneyrestore.com.