Halloween can be just as much fun for parents as it is for the kids, and with a mix of both family fun and adults only activities, Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes has hauntings and happenings to celebrate the spooky, and fun holiday.
Ben and Sarah Patterson invite daring guests into the haunted village to explore by moonlight during All Hallows Haunted Happenings at the Heritage Village. You never know who or what you are going to find in the shadows during this family friendly event Saturday, October 21st from 6:30-8:30.
Bring the family to The Great Pumpkin Hunt in Hornell where you can search for pumpkins and gourd, brave the corn maze, and hop on a hayride. Join the hunt at Tall Pines ATV Park Saturday, October 21st from 9am-6pm.
Hornell's annual Halloween Parade kicks off at 7pm on Thursday, October 26th. Be sure to dress in your best costume, awards will be given out at the end of the parade.
Halloween isn't just a chance for kids to dress up and play pretend. Parents have a chance to dress in their best at Four Fight Distilling's Halloween Costume Party Friday, October 27th. Come ready for Halloween fun with music, treats, and costume contest.
Take the family on a scavenger hunt through a museum and get crafty during pumpkin painting, make-your-monster, and make-your-own slime stations at the Kid Friendly Halloween Bash at the Glenn Curtiss Museum Saturday, October 28th from 11am-3pm. Stay for the Nostalgic Creature Feature where they are showing the classic film "Creature from the Black Lagoon" from 5-8pm. The showing is free with museum admission, but reservations are required. Costumes are encouraged!
Cider Creek Hard Cider is throwing a Halloween Party Saturday, October 28th from 6-11pm complete with live music and a costume contest. For every 12oz pour of Cider Creek Hard Cider sold between 4pm & 11pm, we will put $1 towards the grand prize for best costume of the night. So, come dressed to impress and ready to enjoy handmade hard cider.
The 5th Annual Allies in Disguise 5K Run and Mile Walk is Sunday, October 29th. In addition to the walk there will be food and activities for children, including a fun run. All participants are encouraged to wear a costume.
Get your Haunted Hops & Spirits Passport for a special weekend of specials and deals in participating tasting rooms October 28th-31st. Purchase the passport now for just $5 online or in select retail locations and you're set to enjoy all the Spooktacular savings. Keep an eye out that weekend on the Craft Your Adventure Facebook page to see if you have a "possessed passport". If your passport is possessed, you'll win a handmade glass ghost from Hands-on Glass Studio or other beverage trail swag.
However you choose you celebrate the ghostly fun holiday with family, or a parent's night out, we wish you a safe and Happy Halloween!