BatFest is Batavia’s annual Halloween themed family event attracting over 2500 ghouls. BatFest includes, downtown Trick-or-Treating, Mothers’ Club Parade, pumpkin bowl, contests BatArt and games for free family fun.
The event will take place Saturday, October 26 around downtown and at the Batavia Riverwalk and Peg Bond Pavilion from 10am to 2pm.
Also at the festival, shop the last of the Farmers’ Market outdoor season.
Businesses and non-profits: Please register now for your Batfest Booth!
Tentative Schedule of Events
10:00 am Sole Unique Dance Performance
10:30 am Batavia Academy of Dance Monster Mash Lesson and Performance
11:00 am A Step Above Dance Academy Performance
12;15 pm All Dressed Up Costume Contest
12:45 pm Batavia Academy of Dance Thriller Performance
1:00 pm Batavia Animal ClinicPet Costume Contest
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
- Downtown Trick-Or-Treating
- Farmers’ Market
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
- Pumpkin Roll Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 6
- Marshmallow Shooting Range Hosted by SoleUnique
- Bat-Booth and Games Hosted by Sponsors and Businesses
- Pumpkin Carving Battles Hosted by Water Street Studios
11:30 am BatFest Stories and Songs (At the Batavia Public Library)
11:50 am Halloween Parade Hosted by Batavia Mother’s Club and Funway
For a full list of events and activities, visit http://www.downtownbatavia.com or call the MainStreet office at (630) 761-3528.