Archive for the halloween Tag

What’s On in October 2017

Here’s our events listings for the month of October, remember to keep checking our listings regularly as we will be updating this post with more events each week. Halloween 2017: PRACTICAL TIP: if you’re looking for the perfect Halloween costume for your cheeky munchkins, remember that you can check with your local toy library. Many ludothèques in Geneva and Vaud stock kids dress-up costumes that can be hired for a nominal price for up to 2-3 […]

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Halloween Events 2016

Here’s a run-through of the most spooktacular Halloween events coming up this October. Keep checking the list below as we will be adding more family-friendly events as we dig them up! You’ll also find that many parents at local Swiss schools now get together to take the children trick or treating on Halloween night, so make sure you check with your local Association de parents d’élèves and your neighbours to see if they are organizing […]

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Halloween Events

Here’s a run-through of the most spooktacular Halloween events coming up this October. Keep checking the list below as we will be adding more family-friendly events as we dig them up! You’ll also find that many parents at local Swiss schools now get together to take the children trick or treating on Halloween night, so make sure you check with your local Association de parents d’élèves and your neighbours to see if they are organizing […]

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A Scary Night in Divonne

There seems to be no end to the amount of spooktastic family fun to be had this year in the name of Halloween! If you feel your teeth chattering already then La Nuit des Chocottes in Divonne-les-Bains (France) is definitely the event for you. From 5pm on Saturday the 8th of November 2014 little ones aged 3 to 12 accompanied by their parents will be meeting at Divonne’s Hippodrome indoor car park […]

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Spooky Halloween

When we first moved to Geneva 6 years ago no one in Switzerland, with the exception of expat families of course, really celebrated Halloween. Things have come a long way since then, and you can now dress the part and join in some scary-but-nice village celebrations, pumpkin festivals and torch-lit spooky nights. Here’s a run-through of what’s coming up, keep checking this list as we will be adding spooky Halloween […]

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Halloween Tales

Looking for some indoor fun for your little munchkins this Halloween ? Here’s some suggestions for this Wednesday 31st of October:   Journée de contes at the Bibliothèque Communale de Versoix with story-teller Claire-Anne Magnollay. Entry is free. Wednesday 31st October 2012 at 10.30am “Au fond du potager, à droite…”: story-telling in French for children (from age 4), duration 40 mins. Enjoy some autumnal tales with your little ones and discover together what […]

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