Attention all princesses, super heroes, dinosaurs, dragons, goblins, ghosts and Halloween trick or treaters.
All West Shore fire departments are continuing their spooky-sweet tradition of providing safe, family-oriented fun and treats for kids again this year.
Langford Fire Rescue has hot chocolate, candies and hot dogs at all three halls from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Hall # 1 at 2625 Peatt Rd. features a haunted house, and Hall # 2 at 3205 Happy Valley Rd. and Hall # 3 at 2872 Sooke Lake Rd. will have live bands for entertainment.
View Royal Fire Rescue has Halloween activities, a haunted house, hot chocolate, candy and hot dogs at the Public Safety Building at 333 Island Hwy from 6 to 9 p.m.
Highlands Volunteer Fire Department will have hot dogs, hot chocolate and candy as well starting at 7 p.m., followed by fireworks at around 8:30 at Highlands Community Hall at 729 Finlayson Arm Rd.
Colwood Fire rescue is hosting a child-friendly bonfire with free hot dogs, hot chocolate, treats and family fun at the Colwood Fire Hall at 3215 Metchosin Rd. from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Metchosin Fire Department has fireworks, a huge bonfire, glow sticks, candy, hot dogs, hot chocolate, juice and chocolate at the fire hall from starting at 6:30 p.m., with the kids costume contest set to begin at 7:30.
Fireworks permits are required in all West Shore municipalities. Contact your local fire department for information on obtaining permits.