Welcome to our annual listing of local haunted houses and
other Halloween-themed events. To have yours listed
in this space, please e-mail email@example.com
and, in the body of the message, let us know when and where it's taking
place and a phone number, website and/or e-mail address we can pass
along to listeners. You may also fax your announcements to
601-545-8199 or 601-649-8199.
Oct. 30th Ellisville 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. (coinciding with events downtown and at Jones College; please see below for more details)
Oct. 31st Hattiesburg 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Oct. 31st Laurel 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Oct. 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th, 31st North Forrest VFD: Haunted Forest
Ticket booth opens at 7:00 each night; forest opens at
8:00. Tickets are $12 for adults, $7 for kids 10 and
under. For the impatient, express passes are $25. Concessions will be
available. The Haunted Forest is located at 2315 Glendale Avenue
off of I-59/Evelyn Gandy Parkway. Like www.facebook.com/NFVFDHauntedForest for more details.
Oct. 20th Petal Farmer's Market Trick or Treat Takes place from 9 a.m. until noon at 126 East Central Avenue (across from Petal Middle School). Visit www.PetalChamber.com for more details.
Oct. 25th Trick or Treat at The Pete
Takes place from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Pete Taylor Park, the
home venue for Southern Miss' baseball team. It's a free,
family-friendly event and is always a great evening. Kids and adults
dress up in their favorite Halloween costume.
Oct. 26th-30th Just Over the Rainbow presents "Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play" Performances take place at different venues in Hattiesburg. Like www.facebook.com/just.over.9 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Oct. 26th Booseum
Takes place from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the African American Military
History Museum in Hattiesburg. The historic USO will host this
Halloween-themed fun-filled family event with treats, activities,
games, a costume contest, and more. Visit the event's Facebook
page at www.facebook.com/events/249365325721592/ for more details.
Oct. 27th Trick or Treat in the Streets Takes place from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. throughout downtown Hattiesburg. Contact the downtown association at www.DowntownHattiesburg.com for more details.
Oct. 27th West Jones Center Stage: 5K Zombie Run Starts at 7 p.m. at West Jones High School. Come dressed in costume. Awards will be given. Register online at www.SouthernRaceTiming.com or call 601-433-5702.
Oct. 30th Trunk or Treat in Downtown Ellisville
Takes place from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Come on out and enjoy the fun. For more details, call 601-335-2831.
Oct. 30th Jones College: Treats in the Streets Starts at 5 p.m. throughout the Jones College campus in Ellisville.
The trick-or-treat trail event will be held on the front lawn area of
Jones Hall. Admission is free unless otherwise noted, and the public is
welcome to attend all events. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
From 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., JCJC clubs and organizations will have
treats and games available in front of Jones Hall. This event is for
children ages 0 to 12 years, and all children must be accompanied by an
adult to attend.
The costume contests will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the center of the
grassy area of Jones Hall for kids ages 0 to 12. At 6 p.m. a
costume contest for JCJC students will begin.
The all-you-can-eat cafeteria will stay open for dinner until 7:30 p.m.
The cost for children ages 4 to 9 years of age is $4.50, and children
ages 10 and adults is $7.25 (tax included). Taco Bell will be open
until 9 p.m. and the Bobcat Grill will be open until 8 p.m.; both are
located behind the A.B. Howard Gymnasium.
The annual Treats in the Streets celebration is an outdoor event and
may be canceled or modified, if it rains or if the weather is not
conducive for children. For more information, contact Dr. Tessa Flowers
at email@example.com or 601-477-4845.
Oct. 30th Hattiesburg Avenues' Halloween Parade Takes place between 24th Avenue and Hattiesburg Zoo -- starting at 6 p.m. Like www.facebook.com/HattiesburgAvenues for more details.
Oct. 30th Boo in the Park
Takes place from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Taylorsville Town Park. Visit www.fbctaylorsville.org/event/boo-in-the-park for more details.