Halloween Events Happening In Our Area

By / Local Events / Thursday, 16 October 2014 04:00

Kure Beach Community Center Halloween Dance October 25th

Our very first, much anticipated, Halloween Dance will be held Saturday, October 25. You are asked to come in your best Halloween "Costume." Costumes will be judged and First Place Winner will receive the "Prize" of the night. DJ Tony will lead our music with Line Dance, Beach, Slow, Ballroom, and is always ready to take requests for that "special song". The ghostly dance will begin at 7:00 pm and will end at 9:30 pm. Cost is $8.00 per person or $15.00 per couple. Refreshments will be served and a memorable night will be enjoyed by all. Come out in your finest costume and dance the night away. The Kure Beach Community Center is located at 118 N. 3 Id Avenue behind Big Daddy's Restaurant. Come on out and enjoy all the fun and music. It promises to be a ghoulish night!!!

Halloween Story Time by the Sea on Saturday, October 25th

Bring the young ones to Ocean Front Park on Saturday, October 25th at 11:00 am for a Halloween edition of Story Time by the Sea. Come dressed up in your favorite costume and join the Fairytale Princesses for Halloween themed stories, games, music, and fun. This event runs until 12:30 pm and is free to the public.

Cape Fear Museum Hosts Annual Science Spooktacular

WILMINGTON, N.C. – This fall Cape Fear Museum has Halloween down to a science, providing children and adults with an educational, fun and safe way to celebrate Halloween. Science Spooktacular offers interactive activities for “mad scientists” of all ages on Saturday, October 18 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Museum members are allowed in at 5:30 p.m. Uncover the scientific principles behind “spooky” and mysterious events through hands-on activities stations throughout the Museum, such as:
Wearing your lab coat and safety goggles (provided), venture into the Mad Lab where you’ll meet mad scientists from UNC Wilmington’s Center for Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (CESTEM) and Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE). Create a mini lava lamp, slime and pumpkin Oobleck. Find out what makes candy sour. Learn about mixtures with vampire punch and scarecrow crunch.
Create frozen shadows, examine artifacts from our creepy collections or build your own skeleton to take home. Experiment with pumpkin oscillators, melting blocks and much more in the Little Shop of Physics. Make a square bubble and a ghost dance. Examine “ghost eggs.” See how light works in a two-way mirror.
Remember, it’s not spooky, it’s science! Admission is free for Museum members; $7.00 for non-members. Children five and under are free. Anyone who buys or renews a Museum membership that evening gets in free. Cape Fear Museum will close at 4:00 p.m. to begin setting up for the event. Science Spooktacular is sponsored by Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Minds initiative. For more information about science activities in your town, visit connectamillionminds.com. Cape Fear Museum of History and Science, a New Hanover County Department, is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday; September - May. General admission is $8 for adults; $7 for seniors, military and students with valid ID, $5 for children 6-17; and free for children 5 and under. Museum members are admitted free. New Hanover County residents’ free day is the first Sunday of each month.
The Museum is located at 814 Market Street in historic downtown Wilmington, N.C. More information: www.capefearmuseum.com.

Carolina Beach Parks & Rec  Halloween Carnival Oct. 25th

The Carolina Beach Parks & Recreation Committee in conjunction with Carolina Beach Parks & Recreation Department would like to announce the Annual Halloween Carnival at Mike Chappell Park.  This year the Carnival will be held on Saturday, October 25th from 3:00 - 5:30 pm.  This event is for all little monsters and ghouls age 12 years and under.  Costume Contest judging will begin promptly at 5:00 pm.  There will be games, prizes, candy, costume contest, refreshments and fun!  This is a FREE event with at least 2 canned food items per child to be donated to the Federal Point Help Center.  If it rains, we will move our event into the Carolina Beach Recreation Center.  Get your costumes ready and join us for the Halloween festivities.  If you have any questions regarding the carnival please call the Recreation Center at 458-2977.


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