Explore Creepy Creatures at the Barrier Island Center
Make plans to spend Oct 27, 2012 getting "creeped out" at the Barrier Island Center. Take the opportunity to learn more about some of the creatures associated with the scary aspects of Halloween with the event sponsored by our Brevard County EEL program.
Barrier Island Center hosts 'Creepy Creatures' Halloween Party on Oct. 27
MELBOURNE BEACH, Fla. – A free ‘not-so’scary’ Halloween Party, complete with “Creepy Creature” encounters with snakes, alligators, scorpions, tarantulas, bats and more, will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Barrier Island Center, 8385 South Highway A1A, in Melbourne Beach.
There will be hands-on Halloween Eco-Art, a special guest presentation by Bat Belfrys Inc.,“Bats: Myth & Reality,” and a special showing of “Backyard Barn Owls.” Children are encouraged to dress up for a costume parade and try the edible insect candy. “Creepy Creatures” will be available for up-close and personal connections courtesy of Animal Love Inc. and Erna Nixon Park.
The Barrier Island Center is owned and managed by the Brevard County Environmentally Endangered Lands Program. The Center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays to Sundays. For more information, call (321) 723-3556.