Halloween activities getting an early start in Davie

Published 2:07 pm Tuesday, October 17, 2023

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Halloween is just around the corner, and holiday activites are being planned in Davie County.

Following are some of the offerings. To have yours included, email information to mike.barnhardt@davie-enterprise.com.

Saturday, Oct. 21

• Fall Festival, Mainville AME Zion Church, 210 Main Church Rd., Mocksville. Games, food, prizes, hayrides.

Wednesday, Oct. 25

• Trunk or Treat, Hillsdale Church, 5018 US 158, Advance. Candy, popcorn, cocoa.

• Spooky Science and Creepy Creations, Cognition Museum, 119 N. Salisbury St., Mocksville, 4:30-5:30 p.m. For students grades K-5, themed science experiments and demonstrations. 336-753-1045, info@cognition.org.

• Trunk or Treat, Macedonia Moravian Church, 700 NC 801 N., Advance. Games and hotdogs.

Friday, Oct. 27

• Hollowine Pumpkin Carving Festival, RayLen Vineyards & Winery, 3577 US 158, Mocksville, 5-9 p.m. Music by SoundKraft, food from West Coast Wanderers and Sweet Magnolia Mercantile. Pumpkins $10 in advance, don’t have to purchase and/or carve pumpkin to attend.

Saturday, Oct. 28

• Trunk or Treat, Advance Fire Dept., NC 801, 5 p.m. until. Food trucks, candy, dunking booth, games, hayrides, headless horseman. Park at 169 Fire Station Road for ride to site.

• Ghost stories and s’mores, Zachary House, 131 Church St., Cooleemee, 6-8 p.m. Sponsored by Davie County Public Library and Cooleemee Historical Association, starts with light-hearted ghost stories, before a “big kid” story later. Fire pits.

Oct. 28, 29, 31

• The Holly Lane Haunt is a family tradition for Jeremy and Susan Young that has been going on for years, and is growing. “We continuously add new areas every year, and have tame inflatables for the younger audience up the driveway,” he said. “The haunted trail itself is completely volunteered by family and friends, and free to the public. However, we do accept donations to help fund the trail.” Holly Lane Haunt, 206 Holly Lane, Mocksville, 6:30-10 p.m. Live actors, animatronics. Three areas for different age groups. Free.

Sunday, Oct. 29

Halloween Festival and Trunk or Treat, Bermuda Run Country Club, 4-8 p.m. Carnival games, hayrides, food, drinks, cotton candy, music, haunted house. Costume contest. All ages. 336-551-2783.

Tuesday, Oct. 31

• Downtown Mocksville Merchants, candy during afternoon and evening. Mobile Jukebox to play spooky tunes.

• Free entry to Cognition Museum to all in costume, 4-6:30 p.m.

• Minion Block Party, The Station, Downtown Mocksville, 4-6 p.m. DJ, food truck.

• North Main Street closed to vehicles 6-10 p.m. (side roads blocked) for trick or treaters. Live music, special events at houses, Brock’s Mutated Madness at Brock Gym by Davie Parks and Rec.

• Reverse Trick or Treat, sponsored by Humane Socity of Davie, at public library on 371 N. Main St., 6-9 p.m. Bring cat or dog food, litter, toys, etc. and play with cute furry friends.

• Trunk or Treat, Center Methodist Church, 1857 US 64 W., Mcoksville. Games, free hotdogs. 6:30-8 p.m.