Halloween Events & Activites

Halloween Happenings

Looking for some spooky fun?  Check out these great haunted happenings where the zombies are ready to play!  For the younger crowd (or the ones easier to catch), we have plenty of Halloween fun for you too!  Pumpkin picking, hayrides, crafts and activities, and so much more!  Come explore the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors this Halloween!

Ghost of Medix Hotel

Ghost of Medix Hotel

You can’t have a ghost story without an old building with lots of history. The Medix Hotel was built in 1896 and has many secrets, if you dare!

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Legends of Lost Gold

Legends of Lost Gold

This lost gold legend dates back to the Civil War. A 150+ year old secret, worth $20 million, is believed to lie somewhere in the Dents Run area of Elk County.

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Fall Fun

Fall Fun

Come experience fall in the PA Great Outdoors!  Crisp mountain air, scenic drives, mountain vistas, kaleidoscope of colors and the wild elk herd!

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Blackbird's Halloween Bash

Blackbird Halloween Bash

Stop in Blackbird Distillery and show off your best hillbilly costume for a chance to win!  Enjoy America's only handmade moonshine made on-site along with other delicious treats including smoked meats and cheese and canned items.  More info...

October 1-31

Moonlite Drive-In

Moonlite Drive in

Come out to the Moonlite Drive-In Theatre in Brookville and enjoy Halloween inspired movies on the big screen and more!

Trunk or Treat October 14-15 - Kids Halloween Weekend!  Decorate your trunks, bed, and hatches!  Prize for best display and child's best costume.  Movies: "Hotel Transylvania" and "Casper"

Scary Classic Movies October 21-22 - "Night of the Living Dead" and the original "Texas Chainsaw Massacre"

Halloween Triple Feature October 28-29 - "Pet Sematary", "Friday the 13th" and "Halloween"

Haunted Barn

Haunted Barn

Bring your gang to the Haunted Barn in Brookville for some heart stopping fun!  Creatures, ghouls and goblin in every dark corner.  Children under 6 get in free!  More info...

October 8
October 14-15
October 21-22
October 28-29

Haunted Peninsula

Haunted Peninsula

Come explore Lighthouse Island in Tionesta!  Haunted Hayride, spook walk, games, activities and candy.  Special events each Saturday.   More info...

October 7-8
October 14-15
October 21-22
October 28-29

Dr. McKnight's Medical Mayhem Escape Room

Escape Room

Come explore Dr. McKnight's Medical Mayhem!  A live action game in which a team of 2-6 companions are locked in a room and you have to find clues and solve puzzles to get out within one hour.   More info...

October 14-15
October 21-22
October 28-29

Mayhem on Mefferts

Mayhem on Mefferts

Witches needed!  There's a Monster Ball in town and we want some company at the winery!  Stop in for the Pre-Party!  Plenty of BOOS for everyone!  More info...

October 22

Halloween Monster Ball

Halloween Monster Ball

Dance the night away with a DJ, delicious food and spooky treats!  Costumes encouraged.  BYOB  More info...

October 22

Red Hat Halloween Party Luncheon

Halloween Party

Ladies, mark your calendars and make your reservations for our Red Hat Halloween Party.  The theme is 'Terror in the Tropics!'  We'll provide the tropical, you provide the terror!  Lunch, dessert, karaoke, and prizes.  More info...

October 25

Halloween Laser Spooktacular

Halloween Laser Spooktacular

State-of-the-art laser graphics and live lighting effects to a spellbinding sing-along featuring classic Halloween titles such as Monster Mash, Ghostbusters, and Purple People Eater along with a sprinkling of crowd-pleasing current pop and rock songs.  More info...

October 26
October 30

Halloween Parade

Halloween Parade

Put on your costumes and bring the family to New Bethlehem to participate in the Halloween Parade.  Categories include prettiest, ugliest, scariest, small fry, funniest, group or family, organization, rough & tough, and band member.  Free admission.  More info...

October 27

Halloween Party

Bring the family to Fun Central for games, trivia, scavenger hunt, costume contests, treats for anyone dressed up, game card, food specials, Chinese auction and it's all FREE!  More info...

October 28

Silent Movie Night

Silent Movie

Come experience the sounds of the Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ as the musical backdrop to the 1927 classic silent film, "It".  Lincoln Hall in Foxburg welcomes guests to participate in the fun and dress in Roaring Twenties attire or Halloween costume of your choice! More info...

October 28

Haunted Trail and All Hollows Eve Celebration

Haunted Trail and All Hallows Eve Celebration

Enjoy a BOO-tiful evening at Sinnemahoning State Park!  Watch for ghosts ghouls and goblins along with some scary native critters too on a haunted adventure!  Smaller children can enjoy some not-so-scary fall crafts and games in the Wildlife Center.  Hayrides, bonfire, refreshments and live music.  More info...

October 29

Phil's Trick or Trot 5K

Phil's Trick or Trot

Race around Gobbler's Knob and surrounding wooded area.  Finish with the famous "trek" to the stage!  Costume contest and prizes.  More info...

October 29

Haunted Brookville

Haunted Brookville

Visit downtown Brookville for a spellbounding time at the first annual Haunted Brookville celebration!  Escape room, eerie tales tour, color run, Phantom of the Opera silent film, and more!  More info...

October 29

Children's Activity

Halloween Activity at Elk Country Visitor Center

Come to Elk Country for fun-filled activities and Halloween fun! Bob for apples, play antler ring toss, catch some “fish”, build a bat box, and many more fun activities! Take a look at our live exhibits up close and personal, and get a picture with them! Costumes are optional!  More info...

October 29

Eerie Tales

Eerie Tales

Guides will take you on a historical based walking tour sharing some of the little known strange, but true, eerie happenings in Brookville!  More info...

October 29

Medium Group Reading

Medium Group Reading

A group reading with Psychic Medium, Sara Sachs, will provide the opportunity to connect with loved ones that have passed.  More info...

October 29

Halloween Dinner & Dance Party

Halloween Dinner & Dance

Visit Summit Fireside Lodge and Grill in Ridgway for a delicious dinner from 6-9pm; includes a dozen wings, small fries, and one draft beer.  Costume dance party 9pm-midnight.  Prizes for best of show, sexiest, funniest, original and best homemade.  More Info...

October 29

Halloween Fest

Halloween Fest

Bring the family to Barclay Square in Punxsutawney!  All day activities include DJ, magic show, costume judging, contests, games and activities, bounce house, face painting, and so much more!  More info...

October 29

Halloween Party

Halloween Party

A ghoulish good time with live music and costume contest at Trails End Restaurant in Cook Forest State Park.  Theme:  Terror in the Tropics!  More Info...

October 29

Halloween Cathedral by Candlelight

Take a walk back in time and into the depths of the Forest Cathedral with a historical character from the past!  More Info...

October 31

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