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Sunny Cares Foundation Howl-A-Palooza 2023

October 22 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join a scary, good time on October 22nd from 3-6pm as the Sunny Cares Foundation, Inc. presents the 33rd Annual Sunny’s Howl-A-Palooza! This annual Halloween carnival attracts over 1,000 people and includes carnival games, bounce houses, rock climbing, kiddie haunted house, train rides, face painting, obstacle courses, ninja fun, scary haunted house and more. Goody bags and prizes will be given to all children.

Hundreds of local volunteers donate their time to put on the carnival. The proceeds from the 2023 Sunny’s Howl-A-Palooza will be donated to two worthy causes: the Food4Kids Backpack Program of North Florida and The UF Cancer Research Center in memory of Linda Bennett.

Event will be held at Sun Country Sports Center’s West Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL, 32669.


October 22
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Sun Country Sports
333 SW 140th Terrace
Newberry, FL 32669 United States
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(352) 331-8773
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