halloween

Best Next-Day Foods To Detox All That Halloween Sugar

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – As if you needed a reminder, Halloween is right around the corner. Along with costumes, spooky movies, and parties, candy is a huge component of the holiday. While it’s alright from time to time to indulge your sweet tooth, especially this time of year, too much sugar can bog you down the next day. In order…

Halloween Safety Tip: Check Sex Offender Registry Before Trick-or-Treating

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Halloween is just around the corner and you’ve probably talked to your kids about being safe. However, you might want to include an important resource in preparing for trick-or-treating. In some states there are laws like the “no candy law” that prohibits sex offenders from passing out candy on Halloween. However, according to the Sioux Falls Police…

Out and About with Kali: Week of October 21

Halloween candy and beer make for a perfect pairing, the crew at Woodgrain Brewing believes. And you can check it out for yourself, it’s one of the events Kali Trautman is highlighting this week in our Out and About series with KDLT News Today. Thursday, October 24 – Third Annual Halloween Candy and Beer Pairing, WoodGrain Brewing Co., Sioux Falls,…

Halloween Candy Buy Back

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-It was a nice day for trick-or-treating this Halloween, but you may have collected more candy than you can eat. One dentist office in Sioux Falls wants to help you out with those extra treats. For eight years, Family Dentistry off Minnesota Avenue has been buying back halloween candy. They give out a dollar for every pound of…

Halloween Safety Reminders From Law Enforcement

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Wednesday is Halloween. It’s important to not just have a spooky holiday, but also a safe one. Fortunately, Sioux Falls Police have some helpful safety tips before the big night. Officer Sam Clemens is reminding folks to dress for the weather. Additionally, trick-or-treaters should cross at the corners of streets, but drivers should still drive slower…

Teal Pumpkin Project: Making Halloween Safe for Everyone

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Those who will be out trick-or-treating Wednesday night may notice some teal colored  pumpkins popping up on some door steps. They’re not just for decoration. Painting teal pumpkins has become a tradition for Emily Pepper’s family. It’s a color that nationally signifies food allergy awareness. “My youngest Oliver, who is eight, has three Anaphylactic food allergies: peanuts,…

Halloween Safety Tips To Know Before Hitting The Neighborhood

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Halloween is just around the corner. However, some safety concerns that may have not even crossed your mind yet could put a damper on the fall fun. “Kids are very excited about what costume they’re going to choose to wear,” said Twila Perkinson, a Family Life Educator at Avera. When it comes to face masks, make…

Zombies Take Over Downtown Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D- Zombies took over the streets of Downtown Sioux Falls Saturday to prove that zombies do have hearts. At the annual Zombie Walk Parade people transformed into the living dead. The event is hosted by the Sioux Falls Roller DollZ, Roller Derby Team. All proceeds from the walk are split between the team and Ladder of Smiles,  a…

Out and About with Kali: Week of October 22

Halloween is the theme this week for just about every event throughout the Sioux Empire. Kali Trautman with The Event Company offers up a taste of the candy-filled festivities in store for you! Thursday, October 25 – Halloween Candy and Beer Pairing, Sioux Falls, SD Friday, October 26 & Saturday, October 27 – 4th Annual Haunted Trail at McCrory Gardens, Brookings, SD Saturday, October 27 – Barks,…

Trick Or Treating For Charity

SF kids ask for non-perishable items instead of candy to donate them to Feeding SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – While most kids were asking for candy this Halloween, another group took a different spin on this tradition, asking their neighbors for non-perishable food items. And it wasn’t to spare them from cavities. In Jack Hilgenberg’s trick or treat bag, or wagon, you won’t find Snickers, Nerds or Twizzlers, instead, cereal and canned food. “I love…

Still Time For DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Time is running out for trick or treaters to find the perfect Halloween costume but our guests today have some creative ideas that only require some supplies you may already have. Angela and few helpers from Two Men and a Truck join us tonight for some DIY costume ideas. Categories: Community

Halloween Express Adding Flare to Costumes for Safety

Halloween Express Adding Flare to Costumes for Safety

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The last time we had more than a trace of snow on Halloween was in 1995. While it looks like the kids are safe from bad weather this year, there are other dangers to avoid. As kids are getting excited for all the tricks and treats some costumes tend to be dark in color and hooded making…

A Safer Halloween for Seniors

Local visiting nurse service offers advice for family members

It can be a real treat for seniors still living at home, to see and interact with children during Halloween. But All Hallows’ Eve can sometimes be more frightening than fun for those living with vision, memory, or other challenges. Visiting Angels in Sioux Falls stopped by the KDLT news studio with suggestions for a safe night of trick-or-treaters coming…

3 Fun Halloween Projects for the Family

Event specialist Addie Graham-Kramer joins KDLT in studio with these easy seasonal treats

Ghosts to give away, spider sandwiches, and decked out pumpkins are just a few of the fun and easy projects you might tackle with the family to get into the Halloween spirit. Event specialist Addie Graham-Kramer stopped into the KDLT studios Wednesday to give a quick how-to! Categories: KDLT News Today, KDLT News Today Interviews

Parents and Pumpkins come to school

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – You may have heard about ‘take your kid to work’ day, but what about take your parents to school day? With Halloween only a week away, parents and students at Christ the King school came together to carve pumpkins today. First and second graders carved and created their own jack o’lanterns to get a little messy and…

Box It Up! Great Halloween Costume Ideas

A great imagination, some paint, and an hour may be all you need

If you’ve searched for the perfect Halloween costume but haven’t found anything yet, or you’re just not willing to spend a lot of money on the holiday but you still want to have fun, consider one of these ideas from Two Men and a Truck. Categories: KDLT News Today, KDLT News Today Interviews

Spooky Seas Event

Butterfly House and Marine Cove closing early Friday to transform into a Halloween spectacular for all ages

Friday, October 20th from 5:30p-8:30p, the Sioux Falls Butterfly House & Marine Cove will turn into Sea of Spookiness. The family friendly event is the center’s 6th annual Halloween celebration. Kids of all ages are invited to dress up and go on a Treasure Hunt throughout the facility in the quest for buried treasure. Tickets are required and it is suggested…