‘Tis the season for spooks and pumpkins. Here’s how to celebrate Halloween around the Puget Sound in 2015.
Haunted Nightmare, Nile Haunted House
FRI-SAT Scares for ages 12 and older, Food and Fear Garden food trucks and adult beverages, 7-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 7-10 p.m. Oct. 22, 7-11 p.m. Oct. 23-24; 7-10 p.m. Oct. 29, 7-11 p.m. Oct. 30-31, 7-10 p.m. Nov. 1; Halloween Family Funfest bouncy houses, car show, food, low-scare frights, 3-8 p.m. Oct. 25, $10; Nile Shrine Center and Golf Course, 6601 244th St. S.W., Mountlake Terrace; $15-$20 (hauntednightmare.com).
Haunted Trails: A Night at the Movies
FRI-SAT Scenes on the trail inspired by movies and tales of horror for ages 10 and older, trick-or-treating, games for children ages 10 and younger, proceeds benefit student study-abroad programs, 7 p.m. midnight Friday-Saturday and Oct. 23-24, Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Drive. N.E., Kenmore; $20-$25; $5 plus game fees/age 8 and younger; $10/ages 8-12 with adult, Friday and Oct. 23 only (425-602-3000 or bastyr.edu/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=1687).
Bainbridge Gardens Pumpkin Walk
OCT. 16-17 Walk along a trail of 300 carved pumpkins, live music, carnival games, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, and Saturday, Oct. 17, Bainbridge Gardens, 9415 Miller Road N.E., Bainbridge; admission free, suggested donation to benefit Bainbridge Island Boys & Girls Club (206-842-5888 or bainbridgegardens.com/PumpkinWalk.html).
FRI-SAT “Hell’s Motel” haunted attraction, lights on 5-6 p.m., full scare 6-11 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, County Fairgrounds, 1200 N.W. Fairgrounds Road, Bremerton; $5-$20 (hauntedfairgrounds.com).
Haunted House, Seattle
FRI-SUN Georgetown Morgue haunted scares for ages 12 and older; 7 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, 7-10 p.m. Oct. Sunday and Oct. 15; 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 23-24; 7-10 p.m. Oct. 18, 22, 25-29; 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 30-31; 7-10 p.m. Nov. 1; Kid’s Day lights on tour, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, admission with 3 cans of food per child to donate to Food Lifeline; 5000 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $21-$41 (seattlehaunts.com).
Market Ghost Tour
THURS-SUN Meet the souls of Seattle, 75 minute historical walking tours with paranormal theme, 7 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays through Oct. 31, Ghost Alley Espresso, 1499 Post Alley, Seattle; $16.50 (206-322-1218 or seattleghost.com).
Nightmare at Beaver Lake
FRI-SUN Indoor/outdoor Halloween experience, scary dark wooden forest trail, haunted house, proceeds benefit Sammamish Rotary charities and scholarships; family scare 7-7:45, full scare 8-11 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 7-10 p.m. Sundays and Oct. 22, Beaver Lake Park, 2656 244th Ave. S.E., Sammamish; $12-$18 (NightmareAtBeaverLake.com).
FRI-SUN Amusement rides in Celebration Square, Northwest Territory, Old West Territory and Kiddie Land; Booville for ages 12 and younger with giant slide, obstacle course, crafts, 5-10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 5-9 p.m. Sundays; two haunted houses for ages 13 and older, 7-10:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 5-9 p.m. Sundays; non-offensive, nonviolent costumes welcome; Wild Waves Theme Park, 36201 Enchanted Pkwy. S., Federal Way; $9.99-$22.99, extra fees for Soaring Eagle Zip Line and I-5 Dive Skycoaster (253-661-8000 or wildwaves.com).
Pfaff’s Old Time Farm
FRI-SUN Pumpkins, honey, gourds, cornstalks, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays-Sundays, Pfaffs U-Pick Pumpkins, 29204 124th Ave. S.E., Auburn (253-852-8244).
OCT. 16-18 Fall themed family activities, pumpkin patch, hay rides, petting zoo, crafts, culinary demonstrations, food vendors, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Camp Korey, 28901 N.E. Carnation Farm Road, Carnation (campkorey.org/fallfestival).
Fall City Farms
FRI-SUN Pumpkins, cider press, doughnuts, beer garden, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays-Sundays, 3636 Neal Road, Fall City (425-246-5249 or fallcityfarms.com/).
Nightmare on 9
FRI-SUN Haunted scares for ages 12 and older, 7 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, 7-10 p.m. Sunday and Oct. 22, 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 23-24; Thomas Family Farm, 9010 Marsh Road, Snohomish; $18-$58 (seattlehaunts.com).
Fall Family Harvest
OCT 17 For all ages, Halloween costumes welcome, kids’ activities, inflatable obstacle course, live music, games, treats, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Occidental Park, Occidental Avenue South and South Main Street, Seattle (facebook.com/events/946022145470883/).
Fairbank Animal Farm
SAT-SUN Harvest-theme Pumpkin Land, tiny tot maze, see and feed animals, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, 15308 52nd Ave. S., Edmonds; $3, pumpkins $1 and up, cash only (fairbankfarm.com/visiting.php)
Remlinger Farms Fall Harvest Festival
SAT-SUN Pumpkins, family fun park kiddie rides, hay jump, train, pony rides, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, Remlinger Farms, 32610 N.E. 32nd St., Carnation; $16.75-$18.75 (425-333-4135 or remlingerfarms.com).
Carpinito Brothers Pumpkin Patch
ONGOING U-pick pumpkin patch, corn maze, Farm Fun Yard animals and activities, hayrides, produce stand, food concessions, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, 6868 S. 277th St., Kent; activities $3-$9 (253-854-5692 or carpinito.com/index.php/pumpkin-patch).
Minder Farm Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
ONGOING Pumpkins, corn maze, 3-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, noon-6 p.m. Sundays, Minder Farm, 1000 Gluds Pond St. N.E., Bremerton; $6-$8, ages 4 and younger free (360-620-3707 or mindermeats.com/farm.php).
Pumpkin Patch/Maze, Redmond
ONGOING Pumpkins, farm animals, games, corn/sunflower maze daily; hayrides and other activities Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Dr. Maze’s Farm, 15410 N.E. 124th St., Redmond; $9 (425-869-9777 or drmazesfarm.com).
Pumpkin patch, corn maze, Carleton Farm
ONGOING Pumpkin patch, corn maze, farm market, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; activities for kids, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays; haunted attractions 7-10 p.m. Friday-Saturdays, Carleton Farm, 830 Sunnyside Blvd. S.E., Lake Stevens; maze, $6/day, $10/night (carletonfarm.com).
Craven Farm Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze
ONGOING Pumpkin fields, farm animals, harvest market, corn maze, 9:30 a.m.-dusk daily; Saturday-Sunday hay rides, snack bar, pumpkin slinger; Princesses Elsa and Anna Meet and Greet, Saturdays-Sundays by appointment, $11; Night Owl Corn Maze, 6:30-9 p.m. Friday and Oct. 23, 30, $10; Craven Farm, 13817 Short School Road, Snohomish; fees for some activities (360-568-2601 or cravenfarm.com).
Stocker Farms Pumpkins and Corn Maze
ONGOING Pumpkin patch, country market, corn maze, weekend Family Fun Park hay rides, kids’ activities, craft vendors, pumpkin launching, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, $7.95/Tuesday-Friday, $10.95/Saturday-Sunday; Stalker Farms haunted attraction, 6-10 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, $10.95-$11.95; 8705 Marsh Road, Snohomish (360-568-7391 or stockerfarms.com/default.aspx).
Bob’s Pumpkin Patch/Corn Maze
ONGOING Country Store corn, pumpkins, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily; weekends only starting at 3 p.m. Fridays, corn maze, hayrides, trike track, food vendors; pony rides Saturdays-Sundays, Bob’s Corn, 10917 Elliott Road, Snohomish; fees vary (bobscorn.com).
Bailey’s Pumpkin Patch
ONGOING Acres of u-pick pumpkins, gourds, produce, flowers, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; play barn with rope swings, trikes, toy tractors, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, 12711 Springhetti Road, Snohomish (360-568-8826 or baileyveg.com/index.html).
Pumpkin Patch/Corn Maze, The Farm at Swan’s Trail
ONGOING 45-acre pumpkin patch, food concessions, produce market, corn maze, petting farm, children’s play area, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; night corn maze by reservation only, 6:30-9 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 7301 Rivershore Road, Snohomish; general admission free, attractions $5-$10/person (425-334-4124 or thefarm1.com/).
Foster’s Produce and Corn Maze Fall Festival
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ONGOING Corn maze, pumpkin patch, produce market, hay maze, animal barn, pumpkin cannon, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Foster’s Produce and Corn Maze, 5818 SR 530 N.E., Arlington; prices for activities vary (fosterscornmaze.com).
Darigold Corn Maze
ONGOING Corn maze, $6-$7.50; hay maze, kids’ activities, $2.50-$7.50; 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily, Thomasson Family Farm, 38223 236th Ave. S.E., Enumclaw (thomassonfarm.com/costs),
Fall Farm Fun, Maris Farms
ONGOING Corn maze, pumpkin patch, 1-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, $6-$7; pony rides, Kids Courtyard activities, hayrides, food vendors, zip lines, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, $14, additional costs for some activities; Night Corn Maze, bring a flashlight, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, $12; Haunted Woods, 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, $25; Maris Farms, 24713 Sumner-Buckley Highway, Buckley (253-862-2848 or marisfarms.com).
Gordon Skagit Farms Autumn Market
ONGOING U-pick pumpkins and apples, corn maze, Halloween décor, fall displays, pumpkins, squash, gourds, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Gordon Skagit Farms, 15598 McLean Road, Mount Vernon (360-424-0363 or gordonskagitfarms.com).
Downtown Issaquah Zombie Walk
OCT. 22, 24 Zombies of all ages Thriller dance class, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 22, free; practice, make up available ($10), 2:30-4:30 p.m. Oct. 24; Zombie walk on Front Street, 4:30-5 p.m.; Thriller dance mob open to all ages and skill levels, 5 p.m. Oct. 24, Issaquah; free (downtownissaquah.com/events-and-music/zombie-walk/).
Fall Festival, High Point
OCT. 22-23 Carnival, bouncy house, 6 p.m. Oct. 22, free; teen-created haunted house for all ages, 6-7:45 p.m. Oct. 22-23, $2 suggested donation; High Point Community Center and Field, 6920 34th Ave. S.W., Seattle; free (206-684-7422).
Freaky Fall Festival, Ravenna-Eckstein
OCT. 23 Come in costume, games and treats, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 23, Ravenna-Eckstein Community Center, 6535 Ravenna Ave. N.E., Seattle; $3 (206-684-7534).
Halloween Carnival, Loyal Heights
OCT. 23 Carnival games, pumpkin decorating, costume contest, 6-9 p.m. Oct. 23, Loyal Heights Community Center, 2101 N.W. 77th St., Seattle; fees for games (206-684-4052).
Halloween Carnival, South Park
OCT. 23 Games and treats for all ages, haunted house for ages 8 and older, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 23, South Park Community Center, 8319 Eighth Ave. S., Seattle; $2 haunted house suggested donation (206-684-7451).
Halloween carnival, Alki
OCT. 23 Carnival games for ages 1-11, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 23, Alki Community Center, 5817 S.W. Stevens St., Seattle; 25 cents per game or $7/unlimited (206-684-7430).
Haunted Bounce House/Spook the Pool, Meadowbrook
OCT. 23 Bounce house, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 23, $2; carnival games in the pool, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 23, $3.75-$5.25, Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle (206-684-7522).
Queen Anne Spook In and Spook Out
OCT. 23 Halloween-themed public swim, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 23, Queen Anne Pool, 1920 First Ave. W., Seattle; free (206-386-4282).
Seattle Children’s Museum Pumpkin Carving/Costume Carnival
OCT. 23 Bring your own pumpkin, carving tools provided, snacks, costumes encouraged, play in the museum, 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 23, $5/person by reservation; Costume Carnival Halloween-themed adventure or ages 10 and younger with adult, 4-8 p.m. Oct. 31, free; Seattle Children’s Museum, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle (206-441-1768 or thechildrensmuseum.org).
Spooky Swamp Swim, Medgar Evers
OCT. 23 Seasonal-themed public swim, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23, Medgar Evers Pool, 500 23rd Ave., Seattle; free (206-684-4766).
SpookFest Zip Scare
OCT. 23-31Experience one suspension bridge and three zip lines in the dark, must be at least 12 years old, 12 and 13 year olds accompanied by adult, weigh 60-275 pounds; 6-8 p.m. on the half-hour Oct. 23-25, 30-31, Eastgate Park, 14500 S.E. Newport Way, Bellevue; $24-$39, preregister (425-452-4240 or bellevuewa.gov/pdf/Parks/spookfest_flyer_links_2015.pdf).
Halloween Train at the Northwest Railway Museum
OCT. 24-25, 31 Wear costumes, fall festivities, steam train ride, cider press demonstrations, hot cider, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 24-25, 31, Northwest Railway Museum, Snoqualmie; $12-$20 (425-888-3030 or TrainMuseum.org).