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Here are six, family-friendly Halloween events in the Tampa Bay area this week from



Halloween Bedtime Stories –  The free stories begin at 6:30 p.m.



Rocktober Spooktacular –  Entry to the haunted house is $2 for adults and $1 for children, and proceeds benefit The Spring of Tampa Bay in support of domestic violence awareness month.



Third Annual Halloween Spree – 4:30 to 8 p.m. Admission is $5.

Trunk or Treat – The free event runs from 7 to 9 p.m.

Dog-O-Ween –  the waterfront restaurant Jonny Reno's at The Pier in St. Petersburg at 6 p.m. Admission is free, but food and drinks are not.

Ghost Tours – The tours are 90-minute - Cost is $15 for adults and $10 for children ages 4 to 12. Call (727) 894-4678 to reserve a spot. Tours start at 8 p.m.