October is a month full of family friendly fun in Transylvania County. Mark your calendars to join GetSet for Halloweenfest and check out additional opportunities from GetSet Partners for activities and family bonding.

  • Halloweenfest– Heart of Brevard with the GetSet Family Activity Area featuring Sesame Street
    • Age: Great for families with children of all ages!
    • Cost: Free
    • What’s involved: GetSet Transylvania partners will have a whole block on Broad Street in front of County Administration with free activities at each booth for kids, giveaways and more. We will celebrate a year of partnership with Sesame Street in Communities at 12 pm followed by appearances from Walkaround Cookie Monster from 12:30-1, 1:30-2, 2:30-3, 3:30-4.
    • Why we love it: Dressing up in Halloween costumes and free kid entertainment along with Cookie Monster make for a fun filled Saturday with the kiddos!
    • When: October 26, 10 am-5 pm
    • Where: Downtown Brevard
    • More Info: Halloweenfest

Here are more events in October for kids and families from our GetSet Transylvania Partners at free or low cost. Click links to get more information!

  • Natural Playdates- Free
    • October 3, 10, 15, 21 & 28 at 10 am at Mountain Sun Community School Open to children ages 3-5 with their caregivers for free play time rain or shine
  • Rosman Heritage Day
    • October 10, 10 am- 4 pm Join The Family Place and other GetSet Partners to celebrate at Rosman Park
  • Celebration of Hispanic Culture at Pisgah Forest Elementary with El Centro- Free
    • October 9, 5:30-7 pm Family Fun Opportunity
    • October 11- October 26 on Fridays and Saturdays 7-9 pm
    • October 17 (Rosman): Family Game Night – 5:30pm-7pm at Rosman Elementary
    • October 28 (Brevard): Family Matters Part 1, Presented by Sesame Street     Communities – 5:30pm-7pm in Rogow Room of Transylvania County Library
  • 2019 Fall Festival at Roosterhead Plantation with Pisgah Collective at 1200 Old Hendersonville Hwy.- Free
    • October 12, 12-4 pm
  • Brevard Housing Authority Community Art Project under the Willow Oak Tree with Rise and Shine- Free
    • October 17 4:30-6:30 pm at Brevard Housing Authority
  • Literary Pumpkin Decorating (all ages) at the Library- Cost of Materials
    • October 21-31 Drop Off, Decorate a pumpkin at home with your family and then drop it off at the library to be displayed with all the others visit literary pumpkin infor     mation for rules.
  • Move Night! At the library Rogow Room- Free
    • October 24, 6-7:30 Family movie night! Popcorn is available free of charge, but you can also bring your own dinner. Come relax with your family and enjoy a free movie to get in the Halloween spirit! More Info: Second Look Films, Movie Night
  • International Games Week (all ages) at the Library- Free
    • November 4-November 9 Head on over to the Youth Services desk at the library and check out a game for you and your family to play – puzzles, board games, card games, and more! Contact a friend or another family and make it a play date – or just drop in with your family. Games are available throughout the entire day and week so you can find the time that works best for your schedule. More Info: International Games Week