Keiser University Hosting Annual Scare Fair Statewide in Florida

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Keiser University gives back to their local communities by hosting a free “Scare Fair Open House” for children and their parents on October 26th.

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Due to the overwhelming support from the various communities these events have grown each year in the number of attendees. These events have involvement from not only our faculty and staff, but our students as well.

Keiser University is hosting its Annual Scare Fair Open House on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016 from approximately 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at 16 of its Florida campuses. These events are open to the public and are free. Costumes are welcome.

Keiser University has hosted “Scare Fair” events in order to give something back to the community which it serves. Some of the individual campus events are sponsored in part by local businesses in the community.

“Due to the overwhelming support from the various communities these events have grown each year in the number of attendees,” stated Dr. Melissa Gerdes, Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Services at Keiser University. “These events have involvement from not only our faculty and staff, but our students as well.”

Each year a different theme is selected with each campus featuring their own unique twist. The list below shows the participating Keiser University campus, their location and local contact number, and what each campus is scaring up this Halloween!

Keiser University
16120 US Hwy 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33764

WLLD WiLD 94.1 will attend the event as well. Guests can also attend laboratory demonstrations and financial aid or scholarship workshops. Questions? Call (727) 373-1380

Keiser University
1800 Business Park Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

WQMP 101.9 AMP Radio will be joining the festivities. Guests can enjoy an evening of scary fun in the Haunted House and Spooky Theater. Questions? Call (386) 274-5060

Keiser University
1500 NW 49th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

HITS 97.3 WFLC will also be part of the fun. Guests will have the opportunity to sample a taste of local culinary cuisine, and more. Questions? Call (954) 776-4456

Keiser University
9100 Forum Corporate Pkwy
Fort Myers, FL 33905

WBTT 105.5 The Beat will be at the event and share in the festivities with guests as well. Questions? Call (239) 277-1336

Keiser University
6430 Southpoint Pkwy
Jacksonville, FL 32216

WKSL 97.9 KISS-FM will be attending. Guests can enjoy a Murder Mystery event, Scary Story reading, Costume Trunk and Selfie Station, Creepy Puppet Making, Trick-or-Treating and so much more. Questions? Call (904) 296-3440

Keiser University
2400 Interstate Drive
Lakeland, FL 33805

WLLD WiLD 94.1 will be on hand. Guests can enjoy a complimentary bar-b-que, fresh made kettle corn, gourmet coffee, and a “Trunk-or-Treat”. Questions? Call (863) 682-6020

Keiser University
900 S Babcock Street
Melbourne, FL 32901

WOMX 101.9 AMP Radio will be participating as well. Guests will be able to enjoy “Trick or Treat the Ghoul” laser game, Spooky X-Ray simulation lab, mask making (limited supply available), scary photo ops for kids, food safety Halloween culinary demonstrations, and a Mad Scientist Lab, courtesy of Biomedical Sciences. Questions? Call (321) 409-4800

Keiser University
2101 NW 117th Ave
Miami, FL 33172

WPOW Power 96 will be there to share in the fun. Guests can enjoy a haunted house, Halloween movies for kids, scary stories, fun and interactive labs, as well as a Halloween photo station. Questions? Call (305) 596-2226

Keiser University
6014 Hwy 19 North, Suite 250
New Port Richey, FL 34652

WBTP 95.7 The Beat will join in the excitement. Guests can enjoy joining in “Trunk-or-Treat”, games, and more while enjoying great food in a fun fall atmosphere. Questions? Call (727) 484-3110

Keiser University - (5:00pm - 8:30pm)
5600 Lake Underhill Rd.
Orlando, FL 32807

WQMP 101.9 AMP Radio will be part of the fun. Guests can enjoy a costume contest, bounce houses, face-painting, balloon art and “Trunk-or-Treat”. For those 12 and older, horror movie characters will blur the world between reality and fiction during the featured “Icons of Horror” haunt, which opens at 6 p.m.
Questions? Call (407) 273-5800

Keiser University
1640 SW 145th Ave.
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

WHYI Y100 will be at the event. Guests can enjoy a haunted house, toss games challenge, horror video games, face painting, and kids Halloween movies. Questions? Call (954) 431-4300

Keiser University
10330 South U.S. 1
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952

WFLM 104.5 The Flame will attend and share in the fun. Guests can enjoy a haunted house, pumpkin decorating, face painting, "Just Boo-tiful" photo booth, and goodie bags for kids. Questions? Call (772) 398-9990

Keiser University
6151 Lake Osprey Drive
Sarasota, FL 34240

WCTQ 92.1 Suncoast Country radio will also be joining the festivities. Guests can enjoy trick-or-treating, face painting, games and crafts, and more, while exploring a haunted house. Questions? Call (941) 907-3900

Keiser University
1700 Halstead Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32309

WGMY 107.1 Kiss FM will be there for the excitement. Guests can enjoy Haunted Halls, fortune telling, pumpkin carving, face painting, decorating Halloween cookies, and a crime scene room. Questions? Call (850) 906-9494

Keiser University
5002 West Waters Ave
Tampa, FL 33634

WFLZ 93.3 The Hit Music Channel will share in the entertainment. Guests can enjoy a scary evening of crime scene clean-up, a haunted hospital room and more. Questions? Call (813) 885-4900

Keiser University
2085 Vista Parkway
West Palm Beach, FL 33411

WILD 95.5 WLDI will be part of the fun. Guests can enjoy Super Hero activities and games, while enjoying a fun fall evening. There will also be financial aid and scholarship workshops. Questions? Call (561) 471-6000

About Keiser University
Keiser University, co-founded by Dr. Arthur Keiser, Chancellor in 1977, is a private, not-for-profit University serving nearly 20,000 students offering 100 degrees at the doctoral through associate level on 18 Florida campuses, online and internationally, employing 3,800 staff and faculty.

Ranked #23 by US News & World Report in its 2017 Best Regional Colleges South category, Keiser University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates and degrees at the associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctoral levels. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Keiser University.

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