All Hallows’ Eve is just a few weeks away. Why not make the most of the spooky season with some of these fun activities?
- Brave a haunted house or two. Exit 13 in Mt. Morris and Saint Lucifer’s ScreamPark in Grand Blanc will be open on select dates through Oct. 31.
- Find your way through the Country Corn Maze in nearby Corunna. The 25-acre field features 7.8 miles of paths and four professionally designed mazes.
- Learn about the Celtic origins of Halloween while enjoying a beer or glass of wine during Whaley Historic House Museum’s History Happy Hour on Oct. 2. Admission is $5, plus the cost of beverages. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the lecture begins at 7 p.m. Reservations are recommended. Call (810) 471-4714 to reserve your seat.
- Hang out with the undead during the 7th Annual Flint Zombie Walk on Oct. 3. The festivities will run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Flint Local 432, with the actual walk starting at 3 p.m. Professional makeup application will start at 10 a.m., and will be offered first come, first served.
- Carve a jack-o-lantern during For-Mar Nature Preserve’s Pumpkin Carving 101 event on Oct. 17. Each participant will receive a pumpkin and carving tools. The cost is $8 per person. Pre-registration is required by Oct. 13.
- Take a ghost tour at Stockton Center at Spring Grove Museum, which was built in 1872. Tours are available on Fridays through the rest of the year. To reserve a spot, call Jacquie at (810) 250-1145.
- Pen your own scary story during the Flint Public Library’s Halloween Story Write-in on Oct. 31. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and is appropriate for middle and high school students, adults and seniors.
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