No Fear

New Times has most definitely got you covered with the haunted-house scene. But what about those that don’t want to fear stuff today?

Well, New Times has your back with that, too, thanks to this handy roundup of non-scary shindigs occurring around town on Sunday, October 31:

*Hula’s Modern Tiki, 4700 North Central Avenue, is hosting its first ever Halloween party. Dubbed Freaky Tiki, the bash starts at 7 p.m. and includes costume contests, drink specials, and classic horror films on a projection screen. Admission is free. See

*Thunderbird Paseo Park, 6011 West Thunderbird Road in Glendale, hosts a Ghosts and Goblins 5k Run and Walk. The family- and kid-friendly event starts at 8 a.m. Participation costs $12 to $15. Call 623-362-8438.

*The Halloween Festival at Prospector Park, 3015 North Idaho Road in Apache Junction, boasts live entertainment and All Hallows’ Eve-themed activities from 5 to 8 p.m. Check out

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Sun., Oct. 31, 2010
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Steve Jansen
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