Several Harvest Festivals on tap to choose from
There will be several Halloween and harvest festivals for parents and children to select from over the next several days.
On Saturday, there will be a Halloween carnival with food and game booths from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday at Hope Elementary School, 613 W. Teapot Dome Ave. The carnival is free and open to the public.
Family Fun Night will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at St. Anne’s School, 385 N. F Street.
Festivities include a costume parade, a cake walk, cookie walk, laser tag, bingo and other games for prizes. Tickets for games and food can be purchased at the door.
On Sunday, there will be a harvest festival with food and game booths from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Westfield Christian Church, 1222 N. Prospect Ave. The festival is free and open to the public.
There are few planned for Halloween Night Wednesday.
The Calvary Baptist Church of Porterville will be hosting a special harvest festival from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the church. Festivities include game booths, costume contests and a bounce house. Admission is a bag of candy, which will be given away at the games. Hot dogs and nachos will be sold.
The church is on the corner of North Newcomb and North Grand.
The Spirit and the Bride Kingdom Coalition of Lindsay will host a harvest festival from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday at McDermont Field House. It is free and open to the public.
Gospel Lighthouse Church will present its annual Harvest Fun Night featuring the music of a Freedom Worship from Paris. The event is from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Admission is $1 or bring three canned food items and get in free. Festivities include food, carnival games, candy bag give-away, raffles, face painting, bounce house, giant slide and more.
Sierra Valley Rehab Center will have a Halloween event for children ages 2 to 12 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at 301 W. Putnam Ave. The event is free and open to the public.