Halloween happenings ... some haunted, some not

Wed, 10/26/2022 - 10:45am

                                                                     All Hallow’s Eve is approaching!

              Here are some spooky seasonal options in the Boothbay Region and Wiscasset ... and a few from beyond ...

    Friday, Oct. 28

    Scary Readings & Halloween Potluck- Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. Doors creak open at 5:30 p.m. Bring a main dish, side dish, or salad to share, with the serving utensils. Please do not bring bread or rolls. Also, bring dishes and silverware. 86 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor. FMI: https://bit.ly/3ekdOFY

    Oct. 28, 29

    Treworgy Farm’s Night Maze - This year it’s Winnie-the-Pooh! There is nothing scary or haunted. Bring your own flashlight to wander through the maze. Each station will be lighted and guests will collect treats as they wander through the maze. Hot cider, hot chocolate and donuts. Lighted hayrides and a campfire for warming. No group discounts are available. Ages 2 and under are free. Tickets/info:  884-8354 or info@treworgyorchards.com

    The Trail of Terror - Take a walk into an abandoned cornfield overtaken by evil scarecrows tired of being tied to stakes. Will you make it out alive or become one of their newest scarecrows? Watch out for the Chainsaw Werewolf ... more: https://bit.ly/3S7LaFz. Tickets, $10 per person, sold at the gate. Fairgrounds Lane, Union.

    Halls of Horror - 25 Cedar St., Livermore Falls. Not for little ones or the faint of heart! FMI/tickets: https://halls-of-horror.constantcontactsites.com/ticket-info

    Oct. 28-30

    Boothbay Harbor Ghost Walk - Led by American Ghost Tours. 7 p.m. Locations include Captain Sawyer’s, Thistle Inn, Hotel Fullerton, Kaler’s and more. FMI/tickets: https://www.americanghostwalks.com/tour/boothbay-harbor-maine-ghost-walk

    Saturday, Oct. 29 

    Trunk or Treat -  Huntoon Hill Grange, 11 Huntoon Hill Road, Wiscasset.  5-7 p.m. Don’t forget to wear your costumes!

    Railway Spooktacular – Get your Halloween on at Boothbay Railway Village Museum, 586 Wiscasset Road/Route 27, Boothbay. Carnival games, wear costumes! Trick or treating! FMI: https://railwayvillage.org/

    Halloween Costume Party - The Harbor Room Restaurant, 2477 Bristol Road, New Harbor. DJ spinning tunes. Costume prizes for Most Creative, Scariest and more! Tickets/info: https://allevents.in/bristol-me?ref=mmenu

    Monday, Oct. 31, aka, Halloween!

    BHML Halloween ParadeFrom 3 to 4 p.m. take a walk through the haunted Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library (BHML) and sip warm cider (courtesy of Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce). Play giant-sized lawn games before the lineup for the parade through town starting at 4 p.m. 4 Oak St. FMI: 633-3112.

    Trunk or Treat - BoothbayExcitement is building as plans are being made for this year’s annual Trunk or Treat hosted by Boothbay Baptist Church. The free, family-friendly event will be held at the church parking lot on Monday, Oct. 31, 5-7 p.m. This year will be more fun than ever, with not only many decorated theme tables and people handing out treats, but also bounce houses, chili and hot dogs. FMI: 633-7378.

    Nightmare on Federal Street - Parking at Wiscasset Elementary School (83 Federal St.). Parade of Halloween characters/costumes begins at the school. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Parade to trunk or treat location. FMI: https://wiscassetme.myrec.com