Terrifying Tram Ride and Fantasyland at Topsail Oct. 26 – 27
Time: 6 – 10 pm.
Come enjoy some scary and not so scary fun at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park on Oct. 26 and 27, 2012.
Head out on the terrifying tram ride recommended for adults and older children for $5 a person. Young children will be able to explore Fantasyland, with trick or treating, fun games with prizes, and face painting starting at $1. Drinks and food will be available, with all of the proceeds going to the Friends of Topsail Hill.
This event will be held at the park on Hwy 30A just off of Hwy 98. Park entrance fee is waived for this event.
For more information, contact: (850) 267-8332
Hammock Bay Harvest Festival Oct. 27
At 9 a.m. take a walk with ecologist Joe Wyatt and learn about monarch butterfly tagging.
The festival will be held at Hammock Bay’s Lake Club, 1834 Great Hammock Bend, Freeport.
For more information, call (850) 654-4126 x113
Fall Festival at Harmony Fellowship in DeFuniak Springs Oct. 27
Harmony Fellowship will be hosting a Fall Festival starting at 3 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 27. Food, games and fun for the entire family. The church is located at 974 Adams Rd., DeFuniak Springs. Everyone welcome.
Call Pastor David Ellis for more information at (850) 697-5770.
2nd Annual Halloweener Derby & Fundraiser Oct. 27
Location: Seaside Amphitheater
9 a.m. – 12 Noon (Registration at 8:30 a.m.)
Make your plans now to be in Seaside for the hilarious dachshund races featuring some of the areas top dogs, including our very own Bud! This fundraiser for 30A Radio and Alaqua Animal Refuge bring together our four legged friends for a day of fun in the sun. For more information, visit: http://www.halloweener.org
Noche de los Muertos Costume Party Oct. 27
Location: Alys Beach at Caliza Pool
Time: 8–11:30 p.m.
An over-the-top adult costume party and contest at Caliza Pool in Alys Beach featuring DJ ROONIE G. Cash Bar. Costume contest. A portion of the proceeds with benefit Children’s Volunteer Health Network (www.cvhnkids.org). $40 for advanced online tickets through midnight, Oct. 27; $50 at the door. Purchase tickets online NOW at www.nochedelosmuertos.com. Ages 21 and up. $500 cash prize for Best Costume. Attendance is limited to 1000 guests.
Haunted paddle on Western Lake and Marina Park fun at WaterColor Oct. 28
YOLO Board Adventures is hosting a Haunted Paddle from the Boathouse at WaterColor on Sun., October 28th, from 1-3 p.m. Dress in your scariest costume and bring your YOLO Board to the dock to trick or treat around the lake. A fun way to spend the afternoon. Need a board? Please call to reserve at (850) 419-6188. Stay for Octoberfest at Marina Park.
1 p.m. – Haunted Paddle on Western Lake
2 – 6 p.m. – Celebration with live music
5 p.m. – Judging of Carved Pumpkins
6 p.m. – Movie in the Park- Beetlejuice
(bring a blanket or beach chair)
Fee required for some activities, food and drink
South Walton Witches ride again Oct. 31
Time: 7 a.m. departure
Where: Meet at Miss Lucille’s. Witches bike to Butler, hang there awhile and regroup at Hibiscus in Grayton Beach for brunch and raffle.
Why: To support Children’s Volunteer Health Network (CVHN)
Entry fee – $15.00 Raffle tickets -$5.00
You are invited to attend the Witches Brew on Thursday, 10/27, 5-7 p.m. at the Red Bar in Grayton Beach to register and pay your entry fee. This will save time on Monday morning. We will also be collecting items to add to the raffle bag should anyone wish to donate something – gift certificate, Halloween décor, etc. Of course, please plan to stay for a spell! A few pointers…..make sure your bike has been tuned up for the ride…if you have ever lost a chain, a hat, or a shoe for that matter, you know very well, we stop for no one with bike or wardrobe malfunctions! Make sure your hat is secured to your head and avoid dresses, high heel boots, things that make it impossible to ride. Also, lots of witches go to great lengths to not only pull together amazing costumes, but to also decorate their bikes…so get creative….go crazy!
Seaside Halloween Oct. 31
Time: 4 – 6 p.m.
It’s time for ghosts, goblins and princesses to go door-to-door collecting candy from the Seaside merchants to feed their sugary appetites. Hop on the haunted hayride, hear spooky stories with the Seaside Repertory Theatre and do the monster mash with terrifying tunes from 30A Radio, our community radio station!
Baytowne Wharf offering friends, fireworks, and frights Oct. 31
Come experience a family friendly Halloween event at Sandestin’s Baytowne Wharf on Oct. 31 from 6 – 8 p.m. Trick or treat through the Village streets and visit merchants as they provide you with some of your favorite Halloween treats. Hartell’s 2nd Annual Kids Costume Contest with prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Coconut Kids free face painting for kids in costume. Then, to end the evening fireworks will light up the sky at 8 p.m.
For more information call (850) 267-8727