The ninth annual Boofest at the Ballpark, put on by the local baseball team the Brazos Valley Bombers, is back! Held on October 30 from 6pm to 8:30pm, Boofest at the Ballpark is a safe and fun night out for the entire family to get in the Halloween spirit.

Enjoyed by thousands of Bryan and College Station residents for the past eight years, Boofest at the Ballpark has provided people with a family friendly atmosphere to bring their children for a night of spooky fun. Boofest at the Ball park is sponsored by various businesses in the Brazos Valley community, including Elms Orthodontics, Signature Select Services, European Wax Center, Traditions Montessori School, Padlock Escape Games, Hidden Creek RV Resort, and Spirit Halloween.

The festival is a safe environment to take the family for a night of fun games, trick-or-treating, free candy, and even a costume contest for kids 12 and under. Entry for the costume contest is free, and the costume categories include prettiest, scariest, funniest, Judge’s choice, and People’s choice. Prizes are provided by an assortment of local businesses, such as Harley’s Fine Menswear, George W. Bush Library, and Grand Station Entertainment. Grand prizes will be awarded for each winner, along with consolation prizes for second place winners, so come out with your best costume and win!

There will be plenty of games and fun for the family, including a ring toss, bobbing for apples, giant jenga, and fishing for candy, and many more. This year Boofest at the Ballpark will also have their first ever spooktacular maze!

If you have a trick or treater with food allergies, no worries, the Brazos Valley Bombers have thought of everything! There will be teal pumpkins spread out around the venue filled with prizes. The Bombers will also have fall merchandise and 4-peat Championship shirts on sale.

Boofest at the Ballpark will be held on Sunday October 30, 2016, at Nutrabolt Stadium in Bryan. Tickets, directions, and rules for the costume contest are available on Admission is free, so bring the family and enjoy a fright filled night!