Want your little ones to have a safe and happy Halloween. The Great Smokies area provides several prime locations for this event! So join us here in the Smokies, we would love to have you here!
October 24th – The Pigeon Forge Safe Halloween Celebration, will be hosted by the City of Pigeon Forge Department of Parks and Recreation at the Pigeon Forge Community Center 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. There your little ones can enjoy a Haunted House experience, play a few games, and enjoy trick or treating with some of the local vendors!
October 25th – Gatlinburg Community Center Halloween Bash, this candy event will be held for kids from preschool to 8th grade. The event runs from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM. Contact The Community Center for more information at 865-436-4990.
October 31st – The Gatlinburg Halloween Kickoff Carnival, will be held from noon to 5:00 PM at Ripley’s Aquarium Plaza in downtown Gatlinburg. Dress your little ones up and have them participate in the costume contest, play games, win prizes, have candy and a bit of fun! The businesses along the Parkway will join in at 6: 00 PM, as they hand out candy and gifts as well. Click here for the 2013 Printable Halloween Event Flyer for more details.
October 31st – Celebrate the 1st Annual Halloween at the Island in Pigeon Forge, this event will be from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM and will include a FREE hay maze, hayrides, a kids circus and wheel rides. Their costume contest will begin at 6:30 PM and those kids in costumes can enjoy a carousel ride. There will be pumpkin carving, spooky tales, face painting, inflatable rides and candy stations in all their stores. Get the 2013 Halloween Celebration Flyer for more details.
October 31st – Dancin’ for Regen Halloween Bash at the 3D Studio of Dance, all donations will benefit Regen Morris. There will be a DJ & Dance Party, costume contest, refreshments, candy for the kids, bounce house and games! The event will be held from 6:00-7:00 PM for kids 6 years old and under (parents must be present) and from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM for kids 7 years old and up. For more information call 865-766-7858.
Other Local Attractions….
Kyker Farms Corn Maze, Kyker Farms welcomes you to an authentic farm adventure featuring corn mazes, hayrides, pumpkin patch and more. Conveniently located 1.7 miles off TN Hwy 66/Winfield Dunn Pkwy in Sevierville, Kyker Farms has 5 corn mazes. See www.kykerfarmscornmaze.com for more.
The Farm at Apple Valley, you can enjoy the traditional pumpkin patch-pick in the field, a corn maze, a haunted corn maze, a kiddie corn maze, wagon rides and pony rides, along with much more. For further details call 865-280-CORN
Ripley’s Haunted Adventure, It is a world-class Haunted Attraction & Haunted House! It has Frights, Fun and Screams for everyone at www.ripleys.com!
Mysterious Mansion, lets you explore a classic “turn of the century” haunted mansion. You will find secret passageways, dark corridors, winding staircases and a dungeon. Release your screams in Gatlinburg’s original Haunted House www.attractions-gatlinburg.com/mysterious_mansion.
Worth the Trip….
Myers Farm in Greenville, TN – Spend a few hours or an entire day the farms is nestled on 500 rolling acres in Greene County. It offers visitors the chance to enjoy two of East Tennessee’s largest, most interactive corn mazes. Thousands of pumpkins, gourds, and squash decorate their Pumpkin Patch. See myerspumpkinpatch.com for details.
Frightmare Manor, is a Haunted House attraction located in Hamblien County. Their address is 7588 W. Andrew Johnson Hwy, Talbot, TN 37877. See www.frightmaremanor.com for details.