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Halloween Weekend Events
Looking for things to do this Halloween Weekend? Look no further. We have compiled a list of activities available this weekend!
1. Horror movies at Gold Coast
Fox Theatres has announced a new weekly horror movie series at Fox Gold Coast, located at 11301 Coastal Highway, Ocean City.
These horror classics will be shown every Friday night beginning Oct. 9, each at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10.
Each special showing will also feature trivia and a discussion of the film after the movie with Will Devokees, theater manager, filmmaker and “Movie Night” host. This weeks movie is “Halloween III: Season of the Witch”
2. Emmanuel's Drive-Thru Trunk or Treat
Emmanuel Church in Salisbury is putting a fun spin on its traditional Trunk or Treat by making it drive-thru this year.
The event, set for 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, will feature decorations, free giveaways and, of course, plenty of candy.
The church is located at 217 Beaglin Park Drive.
3. Worcester County's Track or Treat
Worcester County Recreation & Parks will host its Track or Treat event at the Worcester County Recreation Center on Friday, Oct. 30, from 6-8 p.m.
Open to youths ages 12 and under, it will feature local vendors with goodies to hand out to kidsl and kid-friendly games will be offered. Children should come dressed in their Halloween costumes and bring a bag to collect goodies.
Protective masks are required for the duration of the event, and all guests must sign in before they enter.
4. Chesapeake Ghost Tours
What would the Halloween season be without ghostly tours in towns through Maryland's Lower Shore?
Chesapeake Ghost Tours has modified its operations during the pandemic, but its tours are still on for this October. Tours are set for Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays in 11 Lower Shore communities, including Salisbury, Pocomoke City, Berlin, Ocean City, Princess Anne and Crisfield.
Tours will be limited to between 15 and 20 guests. For full details about times, places and prices for tours, visit https://chesapeakeghosts.com/
5. Ocean City's Drive in Disguise
Ocean City Halloween Drive in Disguise parade will start from 26th Street and head south to the amusement pier on Oct. 24.
Residents and visitors who are crazy about decorating for Halloween are invited to dress their vehicles in costume and ride down the Boardwalk.
6. Mr. Peppers Pumpkin Patch Laurel De
All the activities at Mr. Pepper's Pumpkin Patch are fun for the whole family!
Attractions & Activities:
Pumpkin Patch: Mr. Pepper has over a dozen varieties of pumpkins in various colors, sizes, shapes, and textures. You pick your own off the vine from right where it grew
Corn Maze: Two-acre corn maze is the one you've been looking for. Spend as little or as much time "lost" as you like.
Hayrides: Take a trip on the hayride around the fields. Hayrides run on Saturdays and Sundays.
Mums and Fall produce: Whether it be mums, gourds, straw, squash, Indian corn, or corn shocks, Mr. Pepper has all your fall decorating needs covered.
Observe the bees in the glass-walled beehive.
7. Frightland Laurel De (Fri., Sat. and Sun. Now - Nov. 4)
This former farm field is transformed each Halloween into a sprawling complex of haunted houses, complete with amusement rides and concession stand. Plan on a 3- or 4-hour stay for Maximum Halloween fun, especially as the lines grow longer approaching Halloween day itself (consider buying a VIP Speed Pass).
8. Hunt Club Farm Fall Harvest Festival VA Beach
It's our favorite time of year here at Hunt Club Farm, and we are celebrating the fall season every day and in every way with bushels of activities for the whole family! Come on out to Hampton Roads’ biggest and best Fall Harvest Fair, which features Virginia Beach’s largest pumpkin patch, Tree-Walk, Hunt Club Farm’s Petting Farm, Bird Walk, Live DJ and pony rides! On Weekends, the fun continues with food & novelty vendors and a DJ with music and games. Chase a chicken, feed a goat and visit a wide variety of animals in our petting farm. New this year is our Tree-Walk Adventure!
9. Halloween night with The Phantom of Magic for children all ages - online event
Join an amazing event full of magic with Top Performing PREMIER 5 Star Magician throughout the Central Valley and Bay Area...a fantastical, magical and musical extravaganza where your imagination meets reality and no stage is too big or too small to entertain the impossible. An evening full of extravagant Grand Illusion, mystery, and wonder for children all ages.
Join us the day before Halloween for magic night! We have limited spots!
10. Free Virtual Fall Festival Event for Community
Fri, 3:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Oct 30, 2020 (1 day)
Ages 6 - 11 yrs
Mad scientist teaching you how to make slime, magician blowing your mind with spooky tricks, and a nationally toured stage performer to guide you through a virtual haunted house. Get your costumes and imaginations ready as we put on our biggest virtual Halloween extravaganza.