The Halloween season is under way in the Lehigh Valley, with more opportunities to get scared out of your wits than ever before with these haunted houses and attractions. There’s more family fun, too, including corn mazes, fall festivals and storytelling. And parades and trick-or-treating are right around the corner.
3 Ghosts (not recommended for children ages 11 and younger)
Barn of Horrors and Terror Trail: Sinister apparitions roam the grounds haunting the century-old barn and trail. Presented by the Womelsdorf Area Community Association. 7-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 7-9 p.m. Sun. Oct. 4-27. VFW Barn, Water and Jefferson streets, Womelsdorf. $10, barn or trail; $15, combo, 484-529-6989. barnofhorrors.com.
Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride: Check into the motel, slip past scarecrows, zombies and other evils in the Revenge of the Scarecrows Haunted Corn Trail or try your luck on the Haunted Hayride through Araspha Farm. 6:30-10:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Sept. 20-Oct. 26 and Oct. 10, 17, 24; 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 6, 13-16, 20-23, 27-31. Bates Motel, 1835 Middletown Road (Route 352), Glen Mills. $15-$, 610-459-0647. thebatesmotel.com.
Dorney’s Halloween Haunt: Haunted mazes, scare zones, rides and monsters prowling the park. Through Nov. 2, Dorney Park, 3830 Dorney Park Road, S. Whitehall Township. 610-395-2000. dorneypark.com.
Dracula’s Domain: Haunted Hayride, Psycho Path, Dead End Corn Maze. 7-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Sept. 27-Oct. 26; 7-10 p.m. Sun. Sept. 29-Oct. 27. Dracula’s Domain, 569 Monmouth Road, Jackson, New Jersey. $15-$30, 732-928-0393. draculasdomain.net.
Elysburg Haunted House: Benefits the Elysburg Valley Gun and Country Club. 7 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 4-26, Elysburg Valley Gun and Country Club, Route 487, Elysburg. $15, 570-672-2920. facebook.com/ElysburgHauntedHouse
Fonthill Castle Escape Room: Fonthill has transformed a little-known room at the top of castle’s tower into a physical adventure game and the only way to solve the mystery is for groups to work together to uncover clues, figure out puzzles and discover the location of Bluebeard’s key before time runs out. Guests must be able to go up and down multiple flights of stairs. Includes a 30 minute tour of the castle and a 45-minute escape room adventure. 6 p.m and 7 p.m. Nov. 9, 16, 23, 30. Fonthill Castle, East Court St., Doylestown. $40; $35, members, 215-348-9461. mercermuseum.org.
Haunted Red Mill: Twists and turns and ghouls and zombies. 7-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 11-26. Red Mill Museum Village, 56 Main St., Clinton, New Jersey. $30, 908-735-4101. redmillhauntedvillage.org.
Hotel of Horror and Altered Nightmares: Hotel of Horror and Altered Nightmares. 7-11 p.m. Fridays, Sept. 27-Oct. 25 and Sept. 21, 28 and Oct. 6; 7-10 p.m. Sundays, Sept. 22, 29 and Oct. 13-27, Oct. 31-Nov. 2; 6-11 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. 5-26. Lakehouse Hotel, Route 115 and Cherry Valley Road, Saylorsburg. $5-$35. hotelofhorror.com.
Jason’s Woods: Lost in Jason’s Woods, Chamber of Horrors, Carnival of Fear, Zombie Apocalypse, Horrifying Hayride, live music, midway, theatrical shows, Psycho Circus 3-D attraction. 7-10 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Sept. 20-Nov. 2, 7-9 p.m. Sun., Oct. 6-27. Jason’s Woods, 90 Stehman Road, Lancaster. $25, 3 attractions; $40, 5 attractions, 717-875-5110. jasonswoods.com.
Kim’s Krypt Haunted Mill: Kim’s Crazy Maze, House of Eyes, Terror Trail, Horror of Menges Mill, Dark Despair, Zombie Escape Room. 6-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 6-10 p.m. Sun. and Oct. 31. Colonial Valley Scream Park, 5932 Colonial Valley Road, Spring Grove. $5-$95. kimskrypt.com.
Lancaster Field of Screams: Frightmare Asylum, Den of Darkness, Haunted Hayride and Nocturnal Wasteland, live bands and other special events, including 5K Zombie Fun Run, battle of the bands competition. Entertainment area includes live music, toxic head toss, zombie football throw, prize cannons, big screen movies. Sept. 20-21, 27-29, Oct. 4-6, 10-13, 17-20, 24-27, 31, Nov. 1-3, 8-9. Field of Screams, 191 College Ave., Mountville. $16-$35, 717-285-7748. fieldofscreams.com.
Lehigh Valley Scream Park: Hollow of Horror Hayride, Hillbilly Hell, Slaughter Barn, along with Zombie Paintball Thrill Ride. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sept. 28, Oct. 4-5; 6-10 p.m.Oct. 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, Nov. 2; 6-9 p.m. Oct. 13, 20, 27. Lehigh Valley Scream Park, 2951 Betz Court, Orefield. $25; $30; $45, 610-395-4373. lehighvalleyscreampark.com.
Palmerton Halls of Horror: Gross and gory hardcore haunted house. Optional Blood Experience ($35). 7-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Sept. 27-Oct. 12 and Oct. 18, 25, Nov. 1; 6-11 p.m. Oct. 19, 26. Nov. 2; 6-10 p.m. Oct. 20, 2. Halls of Horror, 320 Delaware Ave., Palmerton. $20. hallsofhorror.net.
Philly Fright Factory: 25,000-square-foot haunted house in a 105-year-old building in South Philadelphia. 7:30-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Sept. 27-Nov. 2; 7:30-10 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 6-27 and Thursdays, Oct. 17, 24, 31 and Oct. 30. Fright Factory, 2200 S. Swanson St., Philadelphia. $20-$45. frightfactorypa.com.
Reaper’s Revenge: A haunted hayride, Lost Carnival, Pitch Black, Sector 13. 6-11 p.m. Fri. and Sat.; 6-10 p.m. Sun. Sept. 20-Nov. 3. Reaper’s Revenge, 460 Green Grove Road, Scranton. $35-$45. reapersrevenge.net.
Scream Mountain: Haunted hayride, starter haunted hayride (6 p.m.; $10), haunted lift and walk, October Heart of Darkness Tours ($89, reservation only). 6:30-10 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Oct. 4-26. Spring Mountain, 757 Spring Mount Road, Schwenksville. $18; $25, 610-287-7900. springmountainadventures.com.
Shady Brook Farm Horrorfest: Hayride of Horror, Barn of Horror, 3-D Alien Encounter, Carnage. 6-10 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Oct. 4-26 and Sept. 28; 6-9 p.m. Sun., Oct. 6-27. Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley. $18-$50, 215-968-1670. shadybrookfarm.com.
Sinking Spring Shocktoberfest: 27th year of killer experiences: Ground Assault Zombie Laser Tag, Prison of the Dead Escape, Zombie Safari Hayride, Zombie Paintball Hayride, Blackout and Hooded Hayride, The Unknown 2.0, Monster Midway, Zombie Mud Run, Zombie Night Run, Naked and Scared Challenge, Club Shock with live music (including Shocktober Music Fest, Oct. 6), Battle of the Bands (Oct. 13), Blackout and the Hooded Hayride (Nov. 2-3). 6-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Sept. 21-Nov. 9; 6-9 p.m. Sun., Oct. 6-27. Shocktoberfest, Park Avenue, Sinking Spring. $10-$70, 610-375-7273. shocktoberfest.com.
Six Flags FrightFest: Seasonal rides, scare zones, terror trails and haunted mazes plus zombies and Halloween-themed shows and attractions. Highlights include Aftermath, Dead Man’s Party’s 20th Anniversary Bash, Blood Shed, Professor Slithers Goes Wild, Scary-oke, 30-Hour Coffin Challenge; Thrills by Day (11 a.m.-6 p.m.). 5:30-midnight Fridays; 6 p.m.-midnight Saturdays; 6-10 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 3. Six Flags Great Adventure, Route 537, Jackson, New Jersey. $67.99 and over. sixflags.com/greatadventure.
Terror Behind the Walls: Six terrifying attractions inside the crumbling cellblocks of a real prison. Sept. 20-Nov. 9. Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Ave.nue, Philadelphia. $24-$44, 215-236-3300. easternstate.org
The Haunting at the Waldorf Hotel: Waldorf Hotel, Haunted Hayride and Infection, Zombie Escape Room. 7-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 4-Nov. 2. Waldorf Estate of Fear, 6325 Interchange Road, Lehighton. $30-$55, 610-824-6835. waldorfestateoffear.com.
Valley of Fear and the Original Haunted Hayride: Haunted hayride, Scary Tales (haunted forest walk), Miles Manor, Operation Z Escape Adventure (zombie paintball hunt). 7-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Sept. 27-Nov. 3 and Sept. 29, Oct. 13, 17, 24, 20, 27. Phoenix Sport Club, 301 W. Bristol Road, Feasterville. $15-$47, 215-942-9787. valleyoffear.com.
2 Ghosts (use discretion with children ages 11 and younger)
Crystal Cave Halloween Ghost Lantern Tours: Ghost stories, folklore and history of haunted Crystal Cave by lantern light. Not recommended for ages 7 and under. 6 p.m. Oct. 11, 18, 25; 5:30 p.m. Oct. 12, 19, 26. Oct. 11-26, Crystal Cave, 963 Crystal Cave Road, Kutztown. $20; $13, ages 8-11, 610-683-6765. crystalcavepa.com.
Death and Dying Cemetery Tour: Walk through the 1741 Gemeinhaus, a National Historic Landmark as well as the oldest standing building in the city of Bethlehem; see an original 18th-century dead tray, then stroll through God’s Acre, Bethlehem’s oldest cemetery. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 21-Oct. 27, Moravian Museum, 66 W. Church St., Bethlehem. $15; $9, ages 4-12, 610-882-0450. historicbethlehem.org.
Douglassville Ghost Tour: Explore the lodge where decades of hauntings, a storied history, and original architecture from the 1700s make it an unusual landmark in Berks County. 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat. through Nov. 9 and Nov. 16, 23, 30; 7 p.m. Sun. Oct. 6-27. Brinton Lodge, 1808 W. Schuylkill Road, Douglassville. $20, 888-811-1399. brintonlodge.com.
Eckley Haunted Halloween: Prowl the 19th-century streets of Eckley encountering scary stories and things that go bump in the night. 6-9 p.m. Oct. 18-19, 25-26. Eckley Miners Village, 2 Eckley Main St., Eckley. $10; $5, children. 570-636-2010. eckleyminersvillage.com
Elysburg Haunted House: Haunted path through a wooded area and a walk-through, 2-story house and cellar. Benefits the Elysburg Valley Gun and Country Club. 7 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Oct. 4-26. Elysburg Valley Gun and Country Club, Route 487, Elysburg. $15, 570-672-2920. facebook.com/ElysburgHauntedHouse
Haunted Hayride in the Parkway: Thrills, chills and frights will put a scare into your night. Benefits the Whitehall Fire Department. 7-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Sept. 27-Oct. 26. Whitehall Parkway Recreational Area, 4689 S. Church St., Whitehall. $12; $7, ages 6-12; free. ages 5 and under, 610-437-5524 ext. 226.
Phoenixville Haunted Woods Hayride and Haunted House of Horrors: Wind through the ghoulishly landscape on the hayride ($13; $11, ages 11 and younger) and/or travel through winding dark tunnels, strobe lights and dead ends in the house of horrors ($7). 7-9:30 p.m. Fri.-Sun. Oct. 4-27. Colonial Gardens, 745 Schuylkill Road, Phoenixville. Combination tickets: $18; $16, ages 11 and younger, 610-948-9755. colonialgardenspa.com.
Haunted Hugh Moore Park: Special Halloween ride on the Josiah White II, ghost walk to the locktender’s house, hay ride, pumpkins, crafts and activities, snacks. Reservations required. Oct. 18-19, 25-26. Hugh Moore Park, 2750 Hugh Moore Park Road, Easton. $18; $12, ages 3-15; free, 2 and under, 610-923-3548. canals.org.
Rotary Historic Ghost Walks in Old Mauch Chunk: Accompany Ghost Guide on a one-mile outdoor walk on Broadway with tales of of ghoulish encounters. Reservations required. Though Dec. 14, The Inn at Jim Thorpe, 24 Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $12; $6, ages 7-12, 484-629-3698. jimthorperotary.org.
1 Ghost (fun for all ages, family friendly)
Autumn Moon Hayrides: Enjoy a hayride through Linvilla’s orchards followed by a campfire with marshmallow roast and apple cider. Sept. 27-Nov. 9, Linvilla Orchards, 137 W. Knowlton Road, Media. $7.50, 610-876-7116. linvilla.com.
Bangor Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch: Corn maze, pumpkin patch, games, animals, food, local crafters and farmers market, Halloween Party (Oct. 26), Pet Costume Contest (Oct. 27). Sept. 28-Oct. 31. Miller’s Egg Ranch, 96 Mount Bethel Highway, Bangor. 610-588-4201. millerseggranch.com
Bear Rock Corn Maze: 2-acre corn maze, test your scavenger hunts skills and trivia knowledge with hidden clues to complete the game card ($6.50), pumpkin patch, hayrides ($2.50), glow golf (Fri.-Sun. Oct. 4-27; $8.50; $6, ages 4-12), train ride (2-8 p.m. Sat.-Sun.; $3). 5-9 p.m. Fri.; noon-9 p.m Sat.-Sun.; noon-7 p.m. Oct. 14. Through Oct. 27. Bear Rock Junction, 8181 Route 309, New Tripoli. 610-298-8888. bearrockjunction.com.
Boyertown Corn Maze: 8 miles of trails through a 25-acre maze. Fri.-Sun. through Nov. 10. Wilcox Farms, 1134 Reading Ave., Boyertown. $8; free, ages 5 and under, 610-367-2387. wilcoxfamilyfarm.com.
Count’s Halloween Spooktacular: Kids can come in costume and enjoy Halloween-themed shows, Count von Count themed mechanical rides, Halloween parade, trick-or-treating, characters, more. 4-5 p.m. Fri.; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sat.; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun. Oct. 4-27. Sesame Place, 100 Sesame Road, Langhorne. $49.99, 215-752-7070. sesameplace.com.
Crayola Screamin’ Green Hauntoween: Crafts and special spooky happenings. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 21-Oct. 31. Crayola Experience, 30 Centre Square, Easton. $21.99, 952-851-5800. crayolaexperience.com.
Da Vinci Center Jack-O-Lantern Lane: Halloween display with a new focus on exploring light, optical illusions, and fun sensory challenges. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun., Sept. 21-Nov. 3. Da Vinci Science Center, 3145 Hamilton Boulevard Bypass, Allentown. $14.95, 484-664-1002. davincisciencecenter.org.
Dorney’s The Great Pumpkin Fest: Join Peanuts characters for petting zoo, decorating activities, entertainment, Planet Snoopy theme park, Franklin’s Monster Mania. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 21-Nov. 3, Dorney Park, 3830 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall Township. 610-395-2000. dorneypark.com.
Dutch Wonderland Happy Hauntings: Themed rides, special entertainment, Trick-or-Treat Trail, more. 2-9 p.m. Sat., 2-8 p.m. Sun., Oct. 19-Nov. 3. Dutch Wonderland, 2249 Route 30 East, Lancaster. $29.99, 717-291-1888. dutchwonderland.com.
Froehlich’s Fall Festival: Pumpkin patch, hayrides, pony rides, build-your-own scarecrow, games and children’s activities, live music, more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 28-Oct. 27. Froehlich’s Farm and Garden Center, 3143 York Road, Furlong. Select events and activities are ticketed, 215-794-8733. froehlichsfarm.com.
Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival: Pick pumpkins, games, food, hayrides, family corn maze, haunted house, wagon rides, midway rides, bumper balls, escape rooms. Sept. 28-Oct. 27. Country Junction, 6565 Interchange Road, Lehighton. 610-377-8400. countryjunction.com
Grim’s Fall Festival and Corn Maze: Find your way through the field of corn, pick your own pumpkin, barnyard animals, hayrides. Flashlight maze nights (6-10 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. 5-Oct. 29). 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 21-22, 28-29, Oct. 6, 13-14, 20, 27; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays in Oct. Through Oct. 29. Grim’s Greenhouse and Farm Market, 9941 Schantz Road, Breinigsville. 610-395-5655.
Happy Haunting At Red Mill: Lights on version of the Haunted Village includes guide through the mill, face painting and seasonal treats. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 13, 19, 27. Red Mill Museum Village, 56 Main St., Clinton, New Jersey. $10, 908-735-4101. redmillhauntedvillage.org.
Hausman’s Fall Farm Festival: Hayrides, kids activities, barrel trains, pedal tractors, corn maze, face painting, more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Sept. 27-Oct. 28. Hausman’s Fruit Farm, 2824 Limeport Pike, Coopersburg. 610-967-2440. hausmanfruitfarm.com.
Hellerick’s Adventure Farm: 18-acre adventure farm with over 45 activities, a 5-acre corn maze, hayride through the farm, pumpkin picking, 100-foot corn chute slide, pumpkin bowling, more. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, through Nov. 3. Hellerick’s Family Farm, 5500 N. Easton Road, Doylestown. $13.20; $9.99, 215-766-8388. hellericksfarm.com.
Hersheypark in the Dark: Ride the rides, live entertainment, trick or treat, visit the creatures of the night at ZooAmerica, more. 5-10 p.m. Fri.; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sat., noon-9 p.m. Sun., Oct. 18-Nov. 3. Hersheypark, 100 Hersheypark Drive, Hershey. $41.95; $31.95, 717-534-3900. hersheypark.com.
Knoebels Hallo-Fun: Thrilling games, freaktastic attractions and hallo-riffic rides. 6-10 p.m. Fridays, noon-10 p.m. Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 11-27. Knoebels Amusement Park, 391 Knoebels Amusement Resort, Elysburg. $20-$42. knoebels.com.
Lancaster Corn Cob Acres: 50 activities throughout six themed areas, the Barnyard, the Pumpkin Patch, the Wild West, the Pasture Playland, Farmland, and Hidden Acres. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. and Oct. 11, 18, 25; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. through Nov. 3. Field of Screams, 191 College Ave., Mountville. $15; $11, seniors; free, ages 2 and under, 717-285-7748. corncobacres.com.
Linvilla Pumpkinland: Live music and entertainment, hayrides, train rides, straw bale and cornfield mazes, pick-your-own pumpkins and apples, Arts & Music Festival (9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 21-22), Hayrides to the Witch’s House (5:30-8:30 p.m., Sept. 27-28, Oct. 4-30), Apple Festival & Pie Eating Contest (Sept. 28), Jack-O-Lantern Exhibit (6 p.m., Oct. 18-30), costume-parade (3 p.m., Oct. 27). Through Nov. 10, Linvilla Orchards, 137 W. Knowlton Road, Media. 610-867-7116. linvilla.com.
Maize Quest: “BEE aMAZED!”: 10-acre cornfield maze celebrating bees including honeybee, New Jersey’s state insect, plus gemstone mining, hay rides, kids’ playground and the Farm Market. Flashlight nights (5-8 p.m. Saturdays in October). Through Nov. 10, Stony Hill Farms, 15 North Road, Chester, New Jersey. $13.99; $14.99, Oct.; free, 2 and under, 908-879-2696. stonyhillfarms.com.
Mast Farms Corn Maze: Two corn mazes, bale mases, tractor pedal karts, hay jump, hay wagon rides, zip lines, barrel train rides, rube slides, farm animals, pumpkin patch, more. Through Nov. 9, Mast Farms, 2715 Main St., Morgantown. $12; free ages 2 and under, 610-286-9315. mastmaze.com.
N. J. Corn Maze: Military themed 7-acre maze with design of the Huey Helicopter. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed.-Sun. through Nov. 11. The Farm In Harmony, 231 Brainards Road, Harmony, New Jersey. $8; $5, ages 4-12; free, ages 3 and under, 908-283-0721. thefarminharmony.com.
Philly’s The Glow: A Jack O’Lantern Experience: Stroll down Jack’s Lane filled with 5,000 hand-carved, illuminated pumpkins transformed into landscapes, iconic figures and larger-than-life Jack o’ lantern structures. Oct. 5-Nov. 3, West Fairmount Park, adjacent to the Mann Music Center, on Parkside Ave, Philadelphia. $22.99; $19.99, ages 3-12. theglowjackolantern.com.
Pumpkinland: Halloween display of cartoon characters, scarecrows, hay hutch and pumpkins, daytime hayride (Sept. 28-Oct. 31; $5), night hayrides (7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 16-17, 21-23; $8; $7, ages 11 and under) and funhouse, cornstalk maze and Caper’s Castle ($3). 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Sept. 21-Oct. 31. Colonial Gardens, 745 Schuylkill Road, Phoenixville. 610-948-9755. colonialgardenspa.com.
Saylorsburg Mazezilla: Corn maze, wagon rides, pumpkin patch, produce stand, pumpkin launch, mountain slide, barnyard animals, more. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 22, 29, Oct. 14, Nov. 3; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 6, 20, 27; 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 21, 27-28, Oct. 4-5, 11-13,18-19, 25-26, Nov. 2. Klingel’s Farm, 415 State Route 115, Saylorsburg. $12; $10, 570-402-7378. mazezilla.com.
Seiple Farms Corn Maze: 26-acre Kitchen Magic maze ($7; free, ages 2 and under), hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, amusements, haunted barn, farm animals, more. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., Sept. 28-Oct. 27; noon-6 p.m. Oct. 4, 11, 14, 18, Seiple Farms, Route 329, Bath. 610-837-6282. seiplefarms.com.
Sesame Place Count’s Halloween Spooktacular: Kids can come in costume and enjoy Halloween shows, Count von Count mechanical rides, Halloween parade, trick-or-treating, characters, more. Sept. 21-Nov. 3. $74.99. 215-752-7070. sesameplace.com.
Six Flags Thrills by Day: Seasonal rides, family-friendly shows including Professor Slithers Goes wild, Scary-oke, the Trick-or-Treat Trail, Safari Off Road Adventure and new Wonder Woman Lasso of Truth. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 21-Nov. 3. Six Flags Great Adventure, Route 537, Jackson, NJ. $67.99 and over. frightfest.sixflags.com.
Trick-or-Treat Pumpkin Trains: Children get a treat and a pumpkin. 10 a.m., noon, 2 and 4 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 26-27. Oct. 19-27, Allentown and Auburn Railroad, 232 Railroad St., Kutztown. $14; $12, seniors; $8, ages 3-11, 570-778-7531. allentownandauburnrr.com.
Unangst Tree Farm Fall Fun: Hayrides to the pumpkin patch, “The Three Silly Goats and Their Stuff” theme corn maze, petting zoo, farm markets, snack stands, more. noon-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 28-Oct. 31. Unangst Tree Farm, 7317 Bethlehem-Bath Pike, Bath. 610-837-7531. unangst-treefarm.com.
Von Thun Farms Fall Festival Weekends: Apple Orchard, hayrides, 5-acre corn maze, farm animals, pumpkin checkers, rubber duck races, pedal karts, straw jump, horseshoes, John Deere Trike & Tractor course, barnyard bouncers, junior pedal karts, straw maze, inflatable moon bounce, pumpkin bowling, corn hole, spookley corn maze, barnyard basketball, more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Sept. 21-Nov. 3. Von Thun Farm, 438 Route 57 West, Washington, New Jersey. $11.99. 732-329-8656. vonthunfarms.com/washington/
Pennsylvania Dutch Harvest Festival: Vintage farm equipment, farmhouse tours, crafts and activities, tour of the Troxell-Steckel Farmhouse, more. Sept. 21, 1756 Troxell-Steckel Farm Museum, 4229 Reliance St., Whitehall Township. $8; $3, children; free, members, 610-435-1074. lehighvalleyheritagemuseum.org.
Paranormal & Psychic Weekends: Author and practicing witch, E. Massey hosts events, including a ghost hunt, at the State Theatre with celebrity guest investigator Mark Keyes of the Travel Channel’s series, Paranormal 911 and Destination America’s The Haunted; gallery-style psychic dinner; historic ghost walk; paranormal presentations and talks; book signings; meet and greets; psychic and tarot readings, more. Sept. 27-29, Downtown Easton. $50-$140, e-massey.com.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show: A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Performance from Spaced Out Sensations shadowcasts. Costumes encouraged. Sept. 27, Oct. 19, 25-26. Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks,101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. $10; $8, seniors, students; $7.50, members, 610-297-7100. steelstacks.org.
Blue Mountain Oktoberfest: Biergarden, polka bands, Bavarian-style food, crafters and artisan vendors; stein-hoisting and keg-rolling competitions; wine sampling, keg tapping, tractor rides, pumpkin painting, more. Sept. 28-29, Blue Mountain Resort,1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton. 610-826-7700. skibluemt.com.
Fall Festival: Visit with Alpacas, K9 Search Demonstration, Best Baker Contest, pumpkin pie-eating contest, hay maze, scarecrow making, music, animals, food, vendors, crafts, more. Sept. 28, Quakertown Farmers Market ,201 Station Road, 215-536-4115. quakertownfarmersmkt.com.
Pa. Renaissance Faire: Oktoberfest: Bar Olympics, Topfschlagen (Hit the Kettle), Men in Lederhosen, more. Sept. 28-29, Mount Hope Estate & Winery, 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim. $12.95-$31.95, 717-665-7021. parenfaire.com.
Ghosts of the Lehigh Valley: Charles Adams, III talks on hauntings in the Lehigh Valley and signs his latest book “Haunted Jim Thorpe.” Oct. 2, Southern Lehigh Public Library, 3200 Preston Lane, Center Valley. $10; $8 members, 610-282-8825. solehipl.org.
Friday Nights on the Farm: Haunted tractor-drawn hayrides, live music, bonfires, local breweries and food trucks. Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25, Froehlich’s Farm and Garden Center, 3143 York Road, Furlong. $20, 215-794-8733. froehlichsfarm.com.
Historic Haunts of Bethlehem: Costumed guides share stories of local legends and lore behind some of the oldest buildings and haunts in Bethlehem. Tours depart 6, 6:30, 7, 7:30 and 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Oct. 4-Nov. 2, Moravian Book Shop, 428 Main St., Bethlehem. $13; $10, ages 13 and under, 610-866-5481. facebook.com/events/1731123567031587
Oktoberfest: Live music, German food and beer, dachshund races, local artisans, more. Oct. 4-6, 11-13. SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7100. steelstacks.org.
Oktoberfest Hot Glass Experience – Pumpkin: Create your own glass artwork. Oct. 4-6, 11-13, The Banana Factory, 25 W. Third St., Bethlehem. $55, 610-332-1300. bananafactory.org.
The Ghost Train: Hijinks and chills ensue when a group of people become stranded at an isolated station and a legendary phantom train approaches. Oct. 4-6, 9-13, 16-20, Lackland Performing Arts Center, Sitnik Theatre, 715 Grand Ave., Hackettstown, New Jersey. $17.50-$32, 908-979-0900. centenarystageco.org.
Apple Butter Frolic: Farming demonstrations, Pennsylvania Dutch foods, children’s activities, traditional crafts. Breakfast (7:30-10 a.m.; $8; $4, ages 8 and under). Oct. 5, Mennonite Heritage Center, 565 Yoder Road, Harleysville. $9; $2, ages 6-12; free, 5 and under, 215-256-3020. mhep.org.
Bethlehem Harvest Festival: Food and craft vendors, live music, Biergarten, and soup, wine, and beer tastings trails (advance sale passports). Oct. 5, Downtown Bethlehem. getdowntownbethlehem.com.
Fall Festival: Apple cider, soup/stew cook-off, hayrides, pumpkin patch, live music, food, games, more. Oct. 5, Hanover Township Community Center, 3660 Jacksonville Road, Bethlehem. 610-317-8701. hanovercommunitycenter.com.
Farm Fest: Tours of the barnyard exhibit, oversized lawn games, farm-themed crafts and activities, photos with tractors, music, more. Oct. 5-6, Lehigh Valley Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville. $14.50; $13.50, seniors; $12.50, ages 2-11, 610-799-4171. lvzoo.org.
Fest ‘O Fall Festival: Games and crafts, make a trick-or-treat bag or scarecrow, obstacle course, Boo-Tique, hay ride, fact painting, bake sale, food, beer and wine in the Biery House Tavern, entertainment (2-5 p.m.), visit the Biery House Museum and Art Gallery. Sponsored by Historic Catasauqua Preservation Association. Oct. 5, Biery House, 8 Race St., Catasauqua. 610-266-0255. hcpa.org.
First Saturday Horror Series: Interview with the Vampire: 25th Anniversary Screening: A vampire tells his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger. Oct. 5, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks,101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. $10; $8, seniors, students; $7.50, members, 610-297-7100. steelstacks.org.
Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival: Scenic train rides, handmade arts and crafts, food, live music, children’s activities, ghost tours and seasonal specials from local restaurants, shops and galleries. Oct. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, Josiah White Park, Jim Thorpe. jimthorpe.org.
Pa. Renaissance Faire: Autumn Harvest: Celebrate the harvest with samples at the Mount Hope Wine Shop. Oct. 5-6, Mount Hope Estate & Winery, 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim. $12.95-$31.95, 717-665-7021. parenfaire.com.
Pioneer Apple Festival: Hayrides, Native American demonstrations, tractor and car displays, dog agility, apple activities, food, live music, more. Rain or shine. Oct. 5, Ontelaunee Park, 7344 Kings Highway, New Tripoli. $5, car, lynnheidelberg.org.
Fall Festival: Farmers market, decorated vintage truck, lawn games, kids activities, grape stomp, tractor rides through the vineyard, music by Uptown Band (1 p.m.), more. Oct. 6, Folino Estate, 340 Old Route 22, Kutztown. 484-452-3633. folinoestate.com.
Harvest Fest: Food trucks, activities for kids, vendors, hayride, music by Chestnut Grove. Oct. 6, Covered Bridge Park, 2465 Wehr Mill Road, South Whitehall Township. southwhitehall.com.
Creatures of the Night: Wear a costume, live animals, snacks. Registration required. Oct. 8, Grand Central Environmental Education Center, 891 Grand Central Road, Pen Argyl. 888-373-2917. facebook.com/events/496694707556157
Monroe County Garden Club Luncheon “Presidential Gardens”: Jane Kruse, speaker, horticulture theme “Autumn Mosaic” and Design Theme “Pumpkin Patch” decorate a pumpkin or gourd with fresh and/or dried materials. Light luncheon. Oct. 8, Hughes Library, 1002 N. 9th St., Stroudsburg. $5, monroecountygardenclub.com.
Slate Belt Haunted Heritage Program: The ghosts of the Slate Belt past return to tell their tales. 7 p.m. Oct. 10. Slate Belt Heritage Center, 30 N. First St., Bangor. $10. 484-894-5661.
“Hocus Pocus” Movie Night: Pre-show activities (5:30 p.m.), movie beginning just after sunset (approximately 6:30 p.m.), Oct. 11, The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley, 2845 Center Valley Parkway, Center Valley. 610-791-9707. thepromenadeshopsatsauconvalley.com.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Brad and Janet seek shelter at a mysterious old castle on a dark and stormy night where they encounter transvestite scientist, Dr. Frank ‘N’ Furter, who is in the midst of a maniacal experiment to create his “perfect” man Rocky. Oct. 11-27, Bucks County Playhouse, 70 S. Main St., New Hope. 215-862-2121. bcptheater.org.
Freemansburg Fall Fest: Food trucks/vendors, kids activities, crafter/vendor tents, pumpkin decorating, face painting, kids costume contest, pet costume contest, live band and bonfire (6 p.m.). Oct. 12, Gerald C. Yob Community Park ,Cambria Street, Freemansburg. 610-866-2220. facebook.com/freemansburg.parksrec
Pa. Renaissance Faire: Halloween Daze and Spooky Knight: Visit to Scratchy’s Pumpkin Patch, pumpkin decorating, trick-or-treat, child and adult costume contests. Oct. 12-13, 19-20, 26-27, Mount Hope Estate & Winery, 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim. $12.95-$31.95, 717-665-7021. parenfaire.com.
Pumpkin Festival: Hay rides, potato sling shot, kids’ activities, face painting, food trucks. Oct. 12-13, Bucks County Gardens,1057 N. Easton Road, Doylestown. 215-766-7800.
Quakertown Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat: Activites, hayrides, costume contest, music, food, activities, more. Oct. 12, Park at Fourth, Fourth and Mill streets, Quakertown. quakertown.org.
Quiet Valley Harvest Festival: Heritage crafts demonstrations, folk entertainment, food, children’s activities, wagon and pony rides, pumpkin decorating, Civil War encampment, French and Indian war guard, more. Rain or shine. Oct. 12-13, Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, Quiet Valley Road, Stroudsburg. $10; $5, ages 3-12, 570-476-4460. quietvalley.org.
Rock the River Fall Festival: Music by Prugal, Mojo, Trick Stacy and the Brian Dean Moore, vendors and crafters, hay maze, pumpkin painting, coloring pages, sand art, scavenger hunt, beer, food, more. Oct. 12, Tri Boro Sportsmen Club, 21st and Canal streets, Northampton. triborosportsmen.com.
Trick or Treat in the Parkway: Ride the wagon and explore the scenes and meet the actors and monsters (non-scary) of the haunted parkway, collecting candy along the way. Oct. 12, Whitehall Fire Department Haunted Parkway, 4689 S. Church St. facebook.com/events/480649536000873
Trunk or Treat: Kids in costume stroll the grounds and collect treats from visitors with decorated car trunks. Oct. 12, Becky’s Drive-In Theatre, Route 248, Berlinsville. $10; $6, ages 3-12, beckysdi.com.
Country Jam and Fall Festival: Music by John Train, Tumbleweed, Wheel House, Amber Rae and the Raetones and Grady Hoss, farmers market, beer garden, petting zoo, pony rides, pumpkin patch, pumpkin painting, moonbounce, ATV tours, archery target shooting, ax throwing, more. Oct. 13, Bear Creek Mountain Resort,101 Doe Mountain Lane, Macungie. $10 adv., $15 at the door; $5, ages 6-12, 866-754-2822. bcmountainresort.com.
Kids Halloween Costume Party: Halloween dance music playing while children go around to each table for candy and other treats. Reservations required. Oct. 13, Fegley’s Allentown Brew Works, 812 W. Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-433-7777. thebrewworks.com.
Design After Dark: Death & Dying Tour with Tarot Readings: Special nighttime Death and Dying tour followed by a celebration of life and fortune telling at the Kemerer Museum. Oct. 18, Moravian Museum of Bethlehem, 66 W. Church St., Bethlehem. $15; $10, members; $5, designated driver, 800-360-8687. historicbethlehem.org.
Eckley Haunted Halloween Lantern Tours: Prowl the 19th-century streets of Eckley, encountering funny, scary, chilly and entertaining scenes of Halloween spirits. Oct. 18-19, 25-26. Eckley Miners’ Village, 2 Eckley Back Road, Weatherly. $10; $5, children, 570-636-2070. eckleyminersvillage.com.
Fright Night “An American Werewolf in London”: Two American college students on a walking tour of Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists. Oct. 18, Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge S.t, Phoenixville. $10; $8, seniors, students; $7, members, 610-917-1228. thecolonialtheatre.com.
Haunted Hugh Moore Park: Special Halloween ride on the Josiah White II, ghost walk to the locktender’s house, hay ride, pumpkins, crafts and activities, snacks. Reservations required. Oct. 18-19, 25-26. Hugh Moore Park, 2750 Hugh Moore Park Road, Easton. $18; $12, ages 3-15; free, 2 and under, 610-923-3548. canals.org.
Hershey Pumpkin Glow: Kids dressed in costume can trick-or-treat on a path with jack-o-lanterns, pumpkin-carving demonstrations, seasonal displays. Oct. 18-19, 25-26. Hershey Gardens,170 Hotel Road, Hershey. $13.50; $12, seniors; $9.50, ages 3-12, 717-534-3492. hersheypa.com.
Pocono Witches’ Festival & Ball: Magical market, psychic dinner, classes and workshops, paranormal investigation, seance, witches ball and Samhain ritual, more. Oct. 18-20, Split Rock Resort, 428 Moseywood Road, Lake Harmony. $40-$180, poconowitchesfestival.com.
Roxey Ballet Dracula: Roxey Ballet presents the Gothic tale. Oct. 18-20, 25-27, Canal Studio Theater, 243 N. Union St., Lambertville, New Jersey. $38-$41 adv., $42-$45 at the door, 609-397-7616. roxeyballet.org.
Spooky Lantern-Led Historic Nazareth Walking Tour: Costume-guided tour features an overview of the early Colonial Era Moravian lifestyle, a visit to the two oldest Moravian buildings in North America, and stops at community buildings to explore important crafts, industries, and personalities. Tour begins at the Whitefield House. Oct. 18-19, 25-26, Moravian Historical Society, 214 E. Center St., Nazareth. $10, moravianhistory.org.
Apple Festival: Meet Johnny Appleseed, face painting, schoolhouse tours, stories, crafts, music by Rhythm Road and Rickman Blues Band, pony rides ($5), more. Oct. 19, Lutz-Franklin Schoolhouse, 4216 Countryside Lane, Hellertown. 610-625-8771. lutzfranklin.wordpress.com.
Boo at the Zoo: Wear costumes and trick or treat at the zoo, pumpkin painting, costume contests, music, more. Oct. 19-20, 26-27. Lehigh Valley Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville. $14.50; $13.50, seniors; $12.50, ages 2-11, 610-799-4171. lvzoo.org.
Easton Zombie Pub Crawl: Registration at One Center Square (5-7 p.m.) stops at Mothers, 3rd and Ferry, Colonial, The Standard, Mesa, Bayou Easton, Easton Cafe, The Sand Bar, The Lafayette Bar, Two Rivers Brewery, Black n Blue, Rivals Sports Bar. After party at Rivals (11 p.m.). Oct. 19, Center Square,Easton. $20 adv., $25 at the door. eastonpubcrawl.com.
First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union Halloween in Emmaus 5K Race: Costumed runners dash on the Halloween parade route before the parade begins. Benefits the Emmaus Parks system and the Emmaus Halloween Parade. Oct. 19, Emmaus Triangle Park, 332 Main St. $25 race participation, emmaus5k.com.
Great Pumpkin Fly-In: Aerial pumpkin bombing contest, vintage automobiles, museum aircraft demonstration, radio-controlled model aircraft, raffles, biplane rides, more. Oct. 19-20, Golden Age Air Museum, 371 Airport Road, Bethel. $10; $5, ages 6-12; free, members, 717-933-9566. goldenageair.org.
Halloween in the Park: Trick or treat with the crafters and vendors, bounce houses, character appearance, food trucks, kids crafts, games, costume contest, scavenger hunt. Oct. 19, Bushkill Park, 2100 Bushkill Park, Easton. facebook.com/events/bushkill-park/halloween-in-the-park/493651864737101
Jack-O-Lantern Festival: Pumpkin carving demonstrations, live music, children’s costume parade and costume contest, horse drawn hayride, face painting, palm readings and tarot card readings, food trucks, fireworks (9 p.m.), more. Oct. 19, Coca-Cola Park, 1050 Ironpigs Way, Allentown. $10, offer. milb.com/lehigh-valley/events/jack-o-lantern.
Kempton Pumpkin Patch Train: Ride to the pumpkin patch, where children can select a pumpkin and choose a decorating kit. Train departs at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. Oct. 19-20, Kempton Railroad Station, 42 Community Center Drive, $10; $2, ages 2 and under, 610-756-6469. kemptontrain.com.
Monsterball Bash: Music, food and drink specials, prizes, giveaways, costume contest. Oct. 19, Slopeside Pub and Grill,1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton. 610-826-7700. skibluemt.com.
Pennypacker’s All Hallow’s Eve Fall Festival: Crafts, cider pressing, hayrides, corn shucking, pumpkin painting and hay pile jump. Oct. 19, Pennypacker Mills,Five Haldeman Road, Schwenksville. $2, 610-287-9349. montcopa.org.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Costume contest, pre-show, full shadow cast, and prop bags ($5). Oct. 19, Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St, Phoenixville. $15; $13, seniors, students; $11, members, 610-917-1228. thecolonialtheatre.com.
Zoo Ottertoberfest: Arts and craft vendors, pumpkin patch, beer tent, music by the Happy Dutchmen German Band. Oct. 21, Lehigh Valley Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville. $14.50; $13.50, seniors; $12.50, ages 2-11, 610-799-4171. lvzoo.org.
Boyertown Zombie Hunter Train: Blast the zombies or watch the fun. Oct. 22-29, Boyertown Rail Yard, Washington and Third streets, Boyertown. $40, blaster; $20, spectator, 610-367-0200. colebrookdalerailroad.com.
Family Fun Night: Halloween Happening: Seasonal stories told around the “campfire,” songs, spooky games, art activities, costume contest. Oct. 22, Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St., 610-867-3761. bapl.org.
Design After Dark: Costume Party: Celebrate the spooky season and get a special behind-the-scenes vault tour of the Elizabeth Johnston Prime dollhouse collection, costume contest, paint a pumpkin. Oct. 25, Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts, 427 N. new St., Bethlehem. $15; $10, members; $5, designated driver, 800-360-8687. historicbethlehem.org.
Spooky Days on the Farm: Family-friendly day time activities including storytelling, wagon rides and crafts (Oct. 26-27). After-dark activities include visit to the Hag in the Woods and solve a murder mystery, Oct. 25-27, Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm,1000 Turkey Hill Road, south of Stroudsburg, off Business Route 209, Stroudsburg. $10; $5, ages 3-12, 570-476-4460. quietvalley.org.
Behind the Lore: Original devised Halloween-themed theatre piece is what happens if Edgar Allen Poe’s characters found themselves telling traditional Halloween Lore. Presented by Star of the Day Productions. Oct. 26, St. John’s United Church of Christ,139 N. Fourth St., Emmaus. $20, staroftheday.org.
CMS Monster Recital: Monster concert by Community Music School includes a book fair, costume contest (1:30 p.m.), musical instrument petting zoo, more. Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley, 3960 Center Valley Parkway Suite 742, Center Valley. cmslv.org.
Boolesque 10th Anniversary: Screening of the 1975 cult classic film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show! with Halloween-themed burlesque during the movie. Costumes welcome. Oct. 26, Mauch Chunk Opera House,14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. $25-$45, 570-325-0249. mcohjt.com.
Fall For the Southside: Urban Pumpkin Chunkin’ on the Greenway, Taste of the SouthSide Food and Drink Passport, trick or treat, craft and produce market on the Greenway, live music, haunted storytellers, fall-themed family activities, Eat A Wing competition. Oct. 26, SouthSide Arts District, 324 S. New St., Bethlehem. southsideartsdistrict.com/fall-for-the-southside
Halloween Bash Model Car Show: Model cars, truck and other vehicles. Judging with awards (1 p.m.), vendors, Oct. 26, America On Wheels, 5 N. Front St., Allentown. $10; free, ages 11 and under, 610-432-4200. americaonwheels.org.
Halloween Dance Party for Kids: Music, games and more on the outdoor patio in-front of the movie theater, Oct. 26, The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley,2845 Center Valley Parkway, Center Valley. 610-791-9707. thepromenadeshopsatsauconvalley.com.
Halloween Fest Oddities and Alternative Flea Market: Art vendors specializing in all things peculiar, food trucks, live music, kids trunk or treat, carnival games, face painting, costume contest for children and adults, more. Benefits the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roller Radicals. Oct. 26, Wilkes Barre/Scranton Roller Derby, 4949 Birney Ave., Moosic. $2, facebook.com/events/883938395284339
Halloween Hike and Hayride: Guides will lead families along a pumpkin-lit path where children will meet and talk with “local” animals of the night, followed by hayride and treats by the campfire. Hikes leave every 15 minutes. Registration required. Oct. 26, Angora Fruit Farm, 495 Angora Road, Reading. $5, 484-509-2667.
Harry Potter Fan Pub Crawl and WizardFest: WizardFest (3-10 p.m.): Live Harry Potter skits, pop-up bars and vendors, music, haunted house, more. Pub crawl (5 p.m.-midnight): Fegley’s Bethlehem Brew Works, McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar, Edge Restaurant, Ripper’s Pub, Joe’s Tavern, The Wooden Match. Oct. 26, Historic Downtown Bethlehem,Bethlehem. facebook.com/events/historic-downtown-bethlehem/2nd-annual-harry-potter-fan-pub-crawl-and-wizardfest/371301767068790
Haunted Trails: Children can visit in costume and Trick-or-Treat while exploring the sanctuary, meet creepy-crawly live animals, games, crafts, live music, meet a live owl at Raptors Up Close, more. Oct. 26, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary,1700 Hawk Mountain Road, Kempton. $10, 610-756-6961. hawkmountain.org.
Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular: Games, crafts, Tucker’s Tales puppet theater performs “It’s the Wolf” (11 a.m.), face painting, more. Oct. 26, Upper Schuylkill Valley Park,Route 113, Royersford. $4, 610-948-5170. montcopa.org.
LV Mall’s Kids Halloween Parade: Get dressed up in your favorite costume and parade in the Outdoor Shops. Oct. 26, Lehigh Valley Mall, 250 Lehigh Valley Mall, Whitehall Township. 610-264-5511. simon.com.
LV Mall’s Pink Pumpkin Party: Interactive fun with Polka Dot, crafts, bounce house, more. Oct. 26, Lehigh Valley Mall, 250 Lehigh Valley Mall, Whitehall Township. 610-264-5511. simon.com.
Quakertown Halloween Fun: Trick or Treat through the market followed by Halloween Costume Contest. Oct. 26, Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road, Quakertown. 215-536-4115. quakertownfarmersmkt.com
Silver Scream at the South Side: Adults-only Halloween party featuring treats and tunes, cocktails and a costume contest to raise funds for a new elevator at the library, Oct. 26, Bethlehem Area Public Library Southside Branch, 400 Webster St., $40, 610-867-3761. facebook.com/events/690616351367065
Truck or Treat: Kids in costume “Truck or Treat” for candy, food trucks, music, face painting, kids activities, Nazareth Farm Market vendors. Oct. 26, Nazareth Borough Park, 475 N. Broad St., nazarethchamber.com.
America on Wheels Trunk or Treat: Decorate your treat bag and travel through the museum for treats. Costumes welcome. Reservations suggested. Oct. 27, America On Wheels, 5 N. Front St., Allentown. $10; $8 seniors; free, ages 12 and under, 610-432-4200. americaonwheels.org.
Cedar Crest Trunk or Treat and Craft Fair: Children can walk from trunk to trunk to look at the decorations and get candy and other treats, along with food, music, activities (noon-3 p.m.). Craft fair features 60 local crafters offering jewelry, home decor, sculptures, clothing, food items, and more (noon-4 p.m.). Oct. 27, Cedar Crest College, 100 College Drive, Allentown. 800-360-1222. cedarcrest.edu.
Harvest Wine Festival: Wine and food samples from 40 vendors, music. Oct. 27, Bear Creek Mountain Resort,101 Doe Mountain, Macungie. $25 adv., $30 at the door, 866-754-2822. bcmountainresort.com.
Hollywood Halloween: Celebrate the temporary exhibit “CUT! Costumes and the Cinema” with safe trick-or-treating experience for families. Dress up in your favorite movie character or any costumes for Halloween-themed crafts and trick-or-treat to the galleries. Oct. 27, Reading Public Museum, 500 Museum Road, $10; $6; free, ages 3 and under, 610-371-5850. readingpublicmuseum.org.
Night Tales at Fonthill Castle: Tour of Fonthill Castle’s shadowy corners, including the Basement “Crypt”, and learn of Henry Mercer’s love of detective and Gothic literature, followed by a dramatic performance of Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart.” Oct. 30, Fonthill Castle, 525 E. Court St., Doylestown. $20; $15, members, 215-345-0210. mercermuseum.org.
Fright Night “The Exorcist”: When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter. Oct. 31, Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St, Phoenixville. $10; $8, seniors, students; $7, members, 610-917-1228. thecolonialtheatre.com.
First Saturday Horror Series: “Peeping Tom”: A young man murders women, using a movie camera to film their dying expressions of terror. Nov. 2, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. $10; $8, seniors, students; $7.50, members, 610-297-7100. steelstacks.org.