Don't miss these upcoming events close to home.
Halloween celebration for those little ones who want to celebrate the friendlier side of the holiday. Children who wear costumes get 50 percent off admission.
When: 9 a.m. Oct. 30.
Where: Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont.
Info: 704-825-4490; www.dsbg.org.
2 Halloween cookie decorating
FaBO Cafe hosts a Halloween cookie-decorating event. Bring children dressed in costumes. $5 per child.
When: 1 p.m. Oct. 30.
Where: FABO Cafe, 2820 Selwyn Ave., Charlotte.