September 23-27-drop-offs at various locations in Palo Alto (see below)

October 4, 5-8pm pick up at Lucie Stern

Dust the cobwebs off last year's Halloween costume and swap it out for a sparkly newish one! Blossom Birth Services is partnering with the City of Palo Alto (Recreation, Libraries, Zero Waste Palo Alto) to make Halloween a little greener this year. We only accept clean costumes in good condition for children aged 0-12 years old.

Please drop off costumes at any of the following locations during the week of Sept 23-29. If you would like a tax-deductible donation receipt for your inkind donation, please stop by Blossom between 10am-2pm on weekdays:

  • Blossom, 299 S. California Ave, Suite 120, Palo Alto, CA 94306 (all days, drop-off times 9am-7pm in atrium)
  • PACCC Administrative Offices, 3990 Ventura Court, Palo Alto, CA 94306 (Weekdays, drop-off times 9am-5pm)
  • Lucie Stern Community Center Front Desk, 1305 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94301 (Weekdays, drop-off times 8:30am-5:30pm)
  • Parentís Place, 200 Channing Ave Palo Alto, CA 94301 (Mon, Fri 9am-5pm, T,W,Th 8:30 am - 7:30 pm)
  • Whole Foods- 774, Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301 ( All Days, 8am-10pm at Customer Service)
  • Participating PAUSD Elementary Schools (during school hours)

Costumes will be available for pick-up at our Pre-Halloween Costume Swap event on Friday, October 4, 5-8pm at Lucie Stern Community Center. This event will include fun Halloween themed activities and info tables such as making a recycled t-shirt bags for collecting treats, sampling healthy treats, learning about Halloween safety tips and much more!

  • All children must be present to get a costume
  • First come, first served
  • Limited supply
  • No guarantees that your child will get a costume (even if you generously donated one)

Let your friends know! For details visit or email or call 650-321-2326

Last updated: 9/12/13 JL