Halloween Happenings for week of Sept. 22, 2014


Scarowinds’ Halloween Haunt, 7 p.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday and Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 and Nov. 1 and 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Oct. 18 and 25. Located at Carowinds amusement park, 14523 Carowinds Boulevard in Charlotte. Not recommended for anyone under 13 years old and may be too intense for young children. $26.99 to $45.99. For hours, tickets, directions and more information, visit www.carowinds.com/haunt.
25th annual Original Hollywood Horror Show, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 28 and Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 16-31 and Nov. 1, 6333 Bass Mountain Road, Snow Camp. Opens Friday for its 25th season. Hours are 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays and 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays. $20. Produced by Hollywood award-winning makeup artists and Alamance County natives Dean and Starr Jones. www.originalhollywoodhorror show.com or visit The Original Hollywood Horror Show on Facebook.
Woods Of Terror, 5601 N. Church St., Greensboro, Friday and Saturday and Oct. 3-4, 9-12, 16-19, 23-26, 29-31, Nov. 1-2 and 7-8. Gates open at 6 p.m., ticket booth opens at 6:30 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. and show closes when last person goes through. Tickets range from $15 to $50. woodsofterror.com.
Haunted Forest Hayride, Friday and Saturday nights only, starting this Friday and Saturday, J. Razz & Tazz Farm, 466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville. Hayride begins at dark and is $12. Group rates available for advance reservations only. Cash only; credit and debit cards aren’t accepted. For more details, visit www.ncagr.gov/ncproducts/ShowSite.asp?ID=100360 or call (336) 697-2473.
25th anniversary Ghost Train® Halloween Festival, every Friday and Saturday night, Sept. 26 through Nov. 1, Tweetsie Railroad, 300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane, Blowing Rock. $31 for adults and free for children 2 and under. Gates open at 7:30 p.m. A limited number of guests will be admitted nightly. www.tweetsie.com or call 877-TWEETSIE.
Carolina Ballet’s “Dracula and the Masque of the Red Death,” 8 p.m. Oct. 9-10, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 11, 18 and 25 and 2 p.m. Oct. 12, 19 and 26, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. Tickets range from $26.69 to $72.59 and student tickets are available at the theater half an hour before the show for $16.01. Call (800) 982-2787 or visit www.carolina ballet.com.
Haunted Forest Reborn, 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 11, 17-18, 24-25, 31 and Nov. 1 and 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 23, 26-30,153 Darrell Davis Road, Burlington. Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for children 6 to 12 years old; cash only. www.rdellinger.freeservers.com/.
Halloween Hoot-On-The-Farm, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 18, home of Therrel and Marie Brown, 6236 N.C. 87 North between Burlington and Reidsville. Sponsored by the A-O Civitans, this is an event for persons with autism and their families. RSVP by Oct. 15 at (336) 585-0908 or aoc.funonthe farm@gmail.com. Rain date is Oct. 25.
42nd annual Hawfields Haunted Forest, presented by the Hawfields Civitan Club and Hawfields Junior Civitan Club, 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 17-18, 24-25 and 31 and 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 30, 2115-B Hwy. 119 South in Mebane (behind Hawfields Presbyterian Church). Visit www.hc hauntedforest.com for more details.
No Scare, presented by the Hawfields Civitan Club and Hawfields Junior Civitan Club, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18 and 25, 2115-B Hwy. 119 South in Mebane (behind Hawfields Presbyterian Church). www.hchauntedforest.com.
Haunted Hall, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 24, Blessed Sacrament School, 515 Hillcrest Avenue, Burington. Rain or shine. $3. (336) 570-0019 or visit www.bssknights.org/oktoberfest.
Haunted Train, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 24-26, City Park, 1333 Overbrook Road, Burlington. A Halloween twist on the train ride. $5. (336) 226-4495.
Dark In The Park Halloween Celebration, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 25, City Park, 1333 Overbrook Road, Burlington. Halloween-themed games and the annual fireworks show at 8 p.m. (336) 222-5030
2014 Youth Halloween Carnival, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 29, Graham Recreation Center, 311 College St., Graham. Free for those 13 and under. grahamrecreationandparks.com or (336) 513-5510.
Downtown Halloween Spooktacular, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 31 in downtown Burlington. (336) 222-5030.
Halloween in the Park, Oct. 31, Beth Schmidt Park in Elon. (336) 449-9255.

To add events, email capple@thetimesnews.com or call (336) 506-3057.

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