scaresforkidsJoin the Grand Avenue Business Association and its members in raising funds for Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota from Oct. 18 - 28.  See  the list of participating businesses below.

And on Saturday, Oct. 27, join in on
Grand Ave's Boo Bash!

Celebrate Halloween with Grand Ave’s Boo Bash, one of the best Halloween events in the Twin Cities!

Stop by in the afternoon for a children’s costume contest, the Monster Mash dance, a petting zoo, pony rides and inflatable bounce house! In true Halloween fashion there will also be a blood drive so don’t forget to be a friendly ghost and give the gift of life! If you’re looking for Halloween events in the Twin Cities, join us for Boo Bash right here on the Avenue!

Schedule of events:
Boo Bash: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Pony Rides: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Costume contest: 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. 

Children's will be located in the Ramsey Junior High parking lot (along with a lot of fun kid's activities) with information on Trick or Treating and car seat safety! We will be distributing blinking lights for kids to wear when they are out on Halloween. View their flyer for more information!

The following businesses have promotions going on from Oct. 18 - 28 benefitting Children's:

A. Johnson & Sons Florist
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

Allure Intimate Apparel
Donation to Children's!

Anderson Cleaners
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

At Home Apartments
$1 donation for every new "Like" on the At Home Apartments Facebook page during October 18-28!

Baby Banou
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

Baby Grand
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

Bibelot
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's! All Bibelot locations will be participating.

Brending Electrolysis, Inc.
Donation to Children's!

Bruegger's Bagels 
15% of your purchase will be donated to Children's, when you bring in this flyer on Saturday, Oct. 27

Creative Kidstuff
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

Frattallone's Ace Hardware
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's! All 18 locations will be participating. 

Gold'n Treasures
Donation of 5% of sales made during October 18-28 when customers mention the Grand sCares for Kids campaign!

Grand Avenue Business Association
$1 for each new subscriber to Grand Ave's e-newsletter, Oct. 18-28!  Find out more and subscribe now.

Grand Avenue Veterinary Center
Stuffed animal drive & $5 donation for every "Like" on the Grand Avenue Veterianty Center Facebook page during October 18-28!

Grand Hairdos
Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's! Clients will also receive 50% off haircuts or free color with full price haircut if they mention the Grand sCares for Kids campaign when they make their appointment! 

Grand Jete
Donation to Children's!

Grand Avenue Business Association 
Donation to Children's!

Grand Ole Creamery & Pizzeria
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

Hush Therapeutic Massage
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

Jamba Juice
Sales of smoothies at Children's - Minneapolis & St. Paul on Thursday, October 18, 11:30-3:00 PM

Keller Williams - The Odd Couple Team
Donations for pony rides at Boo Bash (Ramsey Jr High parking lot)!

Live Green Apartments
Drive for toys on Children's wish list!

The Red Balloon Bookshop
Donation of 5% of sales of hardcover picture book purchases October 18-28!

Moxie Salons
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's! Both Moxie Salon locations (Grand Ave & Uptown) are participating.

Savvy Marketing
$1 donation for every new "Like" on the Savvy Marketing Facebook page during October 18-28

Sixth Chamber Used Books
$1 donation for new "Like" on the Sixth Chamber Used Books Facebook page during October 18-28

Skally's Tax Service
Donation to Children's! 

Spirit Tae Kwon Do
10% of class registration fees will be donated to Children's for every new student for the next year! 

Stella.blu
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

SteppingStone Theatre
Drive for toys on Children's wish list! Will also work with patrons to purchase tickets to donate to families at Children's.

Tammy L. Meister, DDS
Donation to Children's! 

Treadle Yard Goods
"Purchase" a Children's icon at the register for $1, $5, $10 or more to show your support of Children's!

UPS Store #1782
Donation to Children's!

Vita Nutrition
Will donate $1 for every meal purchased and customers names can go on a Children's icon.

Walgreens
Drive for toys on Children's wish list!

Whole Foods
Donation for using your own bags - help kids and the planet!