Beware, the Halloween parties will soon be upon us, for better or worse, for trick or treat. The city of Mount Dora Spook-Tacular is set for 6-8pm Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Donnelly Park, 530 N. Donnelly St., according to the city newsletter. The first 500 children under age 12 in attendance will receive a free bag of candy. The free event will include games, a DJ, inflatables, face painting and more. For more information, call 352.735.7183.