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Great Galt Pumpkin Hunt

The city of Galt and the Galt Market are hosting the Great Galt Pumpkin Hunt through Oct. 30. Organizers will hide one pumpkin a day in a local business for five days. Clues will be posted on the Galt Market Facebook page to help seekers locate the Great Galt Pumpkin. Be the first to find the hidden pumpkin and win a Spooktacular Halloween Basket. The first clue will be posted on the Galt Market page Oct. 26 at 9 a.m.

Spookishly Fun Family Night Oct. 30

The Galt Market presents a Spookishly Fun Family Night on Oct. 30 at the Galt Market grounds from 6:30-8 p.m. This free family event will feature trunk or treating and Disney Halloween movies for all ages. Guests can begin their evening by traveling through Trunk or Treat Lane, where local businesses will be set up to hand out candy and treats. Three showings of “Toy Story of Terror” will begin at 7 p.m., with subsequent showings at 7:30 and 8:15 p.m.

Old Town Galt Halloween Trick or Treat

The merchants in Old Town invite you to a Trick or Treat event on Halloween, Oct. 31 from 5-7 p.m. Guests are invited to stop by each business for treats and special prizes for a costume contest. Participating businesses are Back Alley Brewhouse, Brewsters Bar & Grill, The Coffee Shop Bakery, Dry Creek Realty, Little Farmhouse, Hazel Haus Salon, Streetzlan, Velvet Grill & Creamery, Old Town Barber Shop, Barsetti Vineyards and L’Chayim. Businesses are located on Fourth Street and C Street in Old Town Galt.

Vendor event Nov. 8

Pastosa By Lucia will host a vendor event on Sunday, Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 545 Industrial Drive in Galt. A $16 all-you-can-eat buffet will be available, along with an $8 barbecue sandwich. Live music will be provided by Madi Bee and Jack Mid. Proceeds from the event will go to Loaves & Fishes for mental health services for the underprivileged.