Elitch Gardens Fright Fest, Boo At The Zoo And Other Fun Kid-Friendly Ideas For Halloween This Week (PHOTOS)

10/22/2012 07:57 pm ET | Updated Oct 22, 2012

Halloween is one of those holidays that can play perfectly into kids' imaginations. They can dress up, knock for candy, get their hands gooey with pumpkin pulp, and more.

But Halloween also has a darker side that caters to adults and teens who want the thrill of a truly terrifying haunted house.

For parents who want to keep Halloween kid-friendly, however, we have good news for you.

The Denver Botanic Gardens has an eight-acre corn maze that is perfect for kids during the day (but becomes haunted at night), Elitch Gardens hosts kid-friendly activities through Oct. 28th, parents can take kids trick-or-treating at the zoo and more.

Check out our picks for kid-friendly ways to celebrate Halloween in Colorado!

Five Kid-Friendly Ways To Celebrate Halloween This Week

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