Pumpkin Destruction Day at The Rock Ranch

October 30, 2014 by  
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Halloween Town at Home Depot

October 28, 2014 by  
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Free Halloween Ice Skating Party at the Columbus Ice Rink

October 28, 2014 by  
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WRBL News 3 on Your Side is throwing a FREE Halloween Costume Party at the Columbus Ice Rink on October 30, 2014 from 5 until 7pm.

Children must be in a costume and accompanied by parents.  

Bring a canned food donation for Valley Rescue Mission Food Pantry and wear your Halloween costume!

Spooky ice skating fun for all ages!

Sponsored by Carl Gregory Honda.

Chili Cook-off & Halloween Festival in Downtown LaGrange

October 21, 2014 by  
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LaGrange College Family Fall Festival

Trick or Treat at the Callaway Family Home

October 20, 2014 by  
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October 31, 2014

The long tradition of celebrating Halloween at the estate will continue on Friday, October 31.  Trick or treat for little goblins will begin at 5:30 p.m. and will last until 8:00 p.m.   To participate, enter the Hills & Dales Drive entrance gate and our staff will direct you to the north side of the house where we will continue the custom of giving candy bars to all costumed children.

Uptown Spooktacular in Columbus

October 20, 2014 by  
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Uptown Columbus’ Spooktacular

October 31, 2014 | 6-8pm

Costume Contest starts at 6:30pm

Woodruff Park, 1000 Bay Avenue, Columbus, GA

Looking for a frightfully fun time for the entire family this Halloween?  Uptown Columbus, Inc. Business Improvement District, Muscogee Moms and Columbus State University Student Government Association host the 12th Annual Spooktacular Halloween Festival on Friday, October 31, 2014, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM in Woodruff Park in Uptown Columbus located at 1000 Bay Avenue!

Spooktacular provides a FREE and safe environment for the children of Columbus to enjoy a night of ghosts and goblins, spooky activities, candy and lots of fun.

Costume Contest: Participants are encouraged to show off their spookiest, most creative costumes during the costume contest from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM in the following age categories: Ages 0-2, Ages 3-5, Ages 6-8, Ages 9-12 and Group Costume. Contest is limited to the first 25 participants in each age group, so participants are urged to arrive early to sign up! First and second place winners in each category will receive prizes.

Fala Day at the Little White House

October 16, 2014 by  
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Fala Day
Saturday, October 25, 2014

Returning to its original home at the Little White House! Sponsored by the Scottish Terrier Club of Greater Atlanta and celebrating the life of Fala, the beloved pet of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Admission: $9-$14
Event Phone: 706-655-5870

Roosevelt’s Little White House Historic Site
401 Little White House Rd
Warm Springs, GA 31830

Hogansville Hummingbird Festival

A-Scary-Um at the Georgia Aquarium

Join us this October 31 – November 1, 2014, when Georgia Aquarium transforms into Georgia A-Scary-Um. Georgia A-Scary-Um provides a safe and friendly environment for the whole family to have fun in costume and trick-or-treat alongside longfin “bat” fish and Japanese “spider” crabs! The Aquarium will be decked out with Halloween decorations and music. Enjoy Trick-or-Treat stations in each gallery, Halloween-themed crafts, spooky story-telling, and photo stations!

Georgia Aquarium will be open extended hours on Friday, October 31 until 7pm! Trick-or-Treat hours for each day are:

  • October 31 from 2pm – 7pm
  • November 1 from 11am – 2pm

And to make this event even more exciting, October 31 – November 1, kids 12 and under in costume will receive FREE general admission with each paid adult or Annual Pass holder (up to 2 free kids per paying adult).*

*Children should be in Halloween costume – adults are welcome to dress up also! No masks covering faces of adults, please.

Take your scariest photo like our otter friend above and share it via Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with #shareyourscare and tagging @GeorgiaAquarium by October 29, 2014, and you’ll be entered to win a 4-Pack of Georgia Aquarium tickets including a Behind The Seas Tour! Must be 18 years or older in order to win. See official contest rules.

SPECIAL HALLOWEEN SLEEPOVER: Will you sleep next to the ghostly beluga whales, the menacing sharks in Ocean Voyager, or ethereal jellies in Tropical Diver? Don’t let the fear of the unknown keep you from this Halloween treat on October 31! As part of its Georgia A-Scary-Um celebration, Georgia Aquarium is pleased to offer guests the opportunity to spend the night learning about aquatic life from a different perspective as we combine modern scientific knowledge with folklore that has been handed down the ages. Find out how the myths of sea monsters originated, hear stories of aquatic shapeshifters, learn where mermaid legends came from, and experience how many of these tales have applications in today’s world – all this while experiencing Georgia Aquarium’s hospitality as you stay overnight next to one of our beautiful marine habitats. Learn more about Georgia Aquarium sleepovers here!

EXPLORE! Puppetry on Parade: Don’t miss our newest entertainment experience! Watch our new Explore! atrium performance and parade of your favorite Georgia Aquarium animals. You won’t want to miss this entertaining experience in our main atrium!

  • October 31 at 3:30 p.m.
  • November 1 at 12:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

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