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Slate of scares: Your guide to Halloween events in the Fox Valley

Oct. 23, 2013
 
Eric Perg gets ready to scare up some fun at the Burial Chamber in Neenah (with help from Bryce Cook) earlier this month.
Eric Perg gets ready to scare up some fun at the Burial Chamber in Neenah (with help from Bryce Cook) earlier this month. / Ron Page/Post-Crescent Media PHOTOS
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• Meuer Farm Corn Maze

What: A 10-acre corn maze dedicated to Donald Driver. The maze is not haunted. Food, hayrides and other activities are available.

When: Through Nov. 3; 1-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Field trips during the week are available by reservation.

Where: The Meuer Farm, N2564 U.S. 151, Chilton, nine miles west of Chilton

Admission: $8 for ages 12 and up; $5 for ages 3-11, and free for ages 2 and under

Contact: 920-418-2676, www.meuerfarm.com. Daily update for times and weather conditions, 920-418-4777, in season.

• Neenah’s Most
Haunted

What: Youth Go’s haunted mansion features new effects, an original vortex and expanded maze. Handicap accessible. Proceeds benefit Youth Go services for youth in grades 5-12.

When: 6:30-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: Neenah’s old city garage, 333 W. Cecil St., Neenah

Admission: $10

Contact: Youth Go, 920-722-1435, www.youthgo.org

• Children’s Day at the Haunted House

What: Lighted, child-friendly tour of the haunted house, trick-or-treating, carnival games, face painting and visits from the fire department and local mascots

When: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Neenah’s old city garage, 333 W. Cecil St., Neenah

Admission: $5 for children and adults

Contact: Youth Go, 920-722-1435, www.youthgo.org

• Burial Chamber

What: Two indoor haunted houses, one outdoor wooded trail and four burial simulators

When: 7-10 p.m. today and Oct. 31; 7-11:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Nov. 1-2. The outdoor wooded trail is not open on Thursdays.

Where: 500 N. Lake St., Neenah

Admission: $14-$22 single haunted house; $22 and up for a package

Contact: 920-727-4669, www.burialchamber.com

• Oblivion Haunted House

What: Intense, professional haunted attraction with horrifying scenes, themes, special effects, lighting, scents and extreme horror

When: 6:30-10:30 p.m. today, Sunday and Wednesday; 6:30-11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 6:30-11 p.m. Oct. 31 and Nov. 1-2. Kids Day, noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, $2.

Where: National Railroad Museum, 2285 S. Broadway, Green Bay

Admission: $20 general admission includes parking, train ride, haunted woods, Power Failure Haunted House, The Halls of Bedlam Haunted Institution and Terror on the Fox’s main attraction; $30 fast pass; $35 VIP fast pass, includes admission to VIP Camp Ash with bon fire and hot chocolate. Kids Day, noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, $2 per person.

Contact: 920-333-1655, www.oblivionhauntedhouse.com

• Terror on the Fox

What: New designs, new characters and more animatronics than ever before. Antique passenger train ride to haunted house.

When: 6:30-10:30 p.m. today, Sunday and Wednesday; 6:30-11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 6:30-11 p.m. Oct. 31 and Nov. 1-2. Kids Day, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, $2.

Where: National Railroad Museum, 2285 S. Broadway, Green Bay

Admission: $15 general admission, $20 combo, $30 fast pass, $35 VIP. Kids Day, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, $2 per person

Contact: 920-430-1844, www.terroronthefox.com

• Green Bay Fear

What: Haunted house

When: 7-10 p.m. today, Wednesday and Oct. 31; 7-11 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Nov. 1-2

Where: Beja Shrine Center, 1950 Bond St., Green Bay

Admission: $5 midway, $15 midway/haunted houses, $10 fast pass, $35 RIP

Contact: 920-309-0981, www.greenbayfear.com

• The Morgue

What: Three-floor haunted house

When: 7-10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: N5529 County E, De Pere

Admission: $13

Contact: www.themorguehauntedhouse.com, Immaculate Conception Parish, 920-615-4045, mention The Morgue

• Misery Haunted House

What: Haunted house to benefit Haven of Hope Day Care

When: 6:30-10 p.m. today and Sunday; 6:30-10:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Nov. 1-2; Kids Day, noon-3 p.m. Sunday.

Where: 1000 W. Main St., Little Chute

Admission: $12 general admission; $20 VIP line rush. Kids day, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, $5

Contact: www.miseryhauntedhouse.com

• Haunted Hearthstone

What: Strange and scary practices of the Victorian era and possible sightings of long-deceased residents

When: 6-8 p.m. Friday; tours begin every half hour.

Where: Hearthstone Historic House Museum, 625 W. Prospect Ave., Appleton

Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors, $4 for ages 5-17, free for ages under 5

Contact: 920-730-8204 or www.focol.org/hearthstone/

• Hickory Hills Country Club Haunted Golf Cart Rides

What: Tour of haunted golf course and decorated woods in golf carts seating up to 8 people. Concession stand inside the clubhouse.

When: 6:30-9:30 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday

Where: W3095 Hickory Hills Road, north of Chilton

Admission: Adults, $12; children 16 and under, $6

Contact: Hickory Hills Country Club, 920-849-2912

• Fright Night at the Park

What: Haunted pavilion, zoo, hayride, bonfire, DJ entertainment and Rattle Bones Café

When: Today, Friday and Saturday: Spook Hour for Kids, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Shrieks and Thrills for Those Who Dare, 7:30-10 p.m.

Where: Greenville Community Park, State 15 and 76, Greenville

Admission: Spook Hour for Kids, $5 for ages 12 and under (includes pumpkin decorating); Shrieks and Thrills, $10 ($1 off with your high school ID).

Contact: www.greenvillecivicclub.com; sponsored by Greenville Civic Club and other local organizations

• Halloween at Heritage Hill

What: Hall of Horrors, games, reenactment of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” costume contest, a shadow play, Halloween crafts, scary storytelling and s’mores around the campfire.

When: 5-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: Heritage Hill, 2640 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay

Admission: $7 per person, members and ages 3 and under free.

Contact: 920-448-5150; www.heritagehillgb.org

• Haunted Hayride

What: Hayrides seating between 14 and 18 will tour the haunted archery course and stop for a walk through the haunted shed. Food, children’s activities and a bonfire also will be featured.

When: Registration, 6-9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Rides leave every 15 minutes starting at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Outagamie County Conservation Club, N3502 Mayflower Road, Hortonville

Admission: $6 per person or $5 with a can donation; $3 ages 12 and under with coat donation

Contact: 920-739-9211 or www.wiocc.com

• Halloween Splash Bash

What: Swimming party for kids with spooky Halloween music, games and trick-or-treat grab bag. Not a costume party.

When: 1-3 p.m. today

Where: West Pool, 610 N. Badger Ave., Appleton

Admission: Pay daily admission fee or be an annual swim pass holder

Contact: www.appletonparkandrec.org

• Boo Bash

What: Safe Halloween experience featuring carnival game stations and trick-or-treating

When: 5:30-8 p.m. today and Friday

Where: The Building for Kids Children’s Museum and throughout City Center Plaza, 100 W. College Ave., Appleton

Admission: Free

Contact: www.buildingforkids.org or 920-734-3226

• Halloween Rocks!

What: Singing werewolves, vampires and mummies present a creepy, campy musical of favorite Halloween hits. Suitable for all ages. Rated PG13

When: 8 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday

Where: Perry Hall, University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley, 1478 Midway Road, Menasha

Admission: $12 adults, $10 students and ages 60 and up; available by calling 920-832-2646, online at http://www.uwfox.uwc.edu/cac/boxoffice.html, or at the box office one hour prior to performance.

Contact: http://www.uwfox.uwc.edu/cac/theatreevents.html

• Hatten Park Haunted Trail

What: Outdoors Not-So-Scary Trail for ages 5-10 and the Scary Trail, for ages 11 and up

When: Children’s trail, 7-8 p.m., and Haunted Trail, 8-10 p.m. today and Friday

Where: Hatten Park, 801 Werner Allen Blvd., New London

Admission: $3, payable at start of trail at the main shelter.

Contact: 920-982-8521; www.newlondonwi.org

• Big Mouth Bash Halloween Party with Steve March-Tormé

What: Opening act Whiskey Sours; costume contest

When: 7 p.m. Friday

Where: Riverside Ballroom, 1560 Main St., Green Bay

Admission: Tickets are available at 1-877-508-9191 or AvenueRadio.com. Proceeds support The Avenue’s programs to Build a Community of Generosity.

• 15th annual Children’s Hospital Halloween Party

What: Featuring Vic Ferrari at 9 p.m.; opening act, 1st Degree, at 7:30 p.m. Also featuring auctions, raffles, door prizes, cash bar, food and a costume contest at 11 p.m. Must be 21 or older.

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Where: Waverly Beach, N8770 Firelane 1, Menasha

Admission: $10 advance, available at Waverly Beach; $15 at the door.

Contact: www.waverlybeach.com or 920-831-6400.

• Halloween Dance

What: Costume optional dance

When: 8-11 p.m. Friday

Where: Crystal Ballroom, W3307 County B, Hilbert

Admission: $8

Contact: 920-989-8252 or www.crystalballroominc.com

• Haunted Maze

What: First hour lights on, non-scary. Scary maze starts at 6 p.m. Costumes encouraged.

When: 5-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: St. John United Church of Christ, 1130 W. Marquette St., Appleton

Admission: One nonperishable food item per person to benefit St. Joseph’s Food Pantry

• “A Night to Dismember — Reborn”

What: Appleton North High School Theater Department’s haunted house inhabited by more than 100 spine-chilling characters. Costume contest and non-scary flashlight tours also available during all hours. Carnival games, mini-inflatable haunted house for little ones and a bake sale also will be offered.

When: 1-4 p.m. and 6-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: Appleton North High School auditorium and surrounding spaces

Admission: $7 adults, $5 for ages under 12

Contact: Ron Parker, theater director, 920-832-4300 or parkerronaldc@aasd.k12.wi.us

• The Haunted Trails: A Full Immersion Zombie Apocalypse

What: The Weyauwega-Fremont High School Drama Club presents almost a mile of wooded trails filled with zombies. Concessions, hot chocolate and caramel apple slices available for purchase.

When: Tours every half hour beginning at 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Oct. 31. Tours end at midnight on Friday and Saturday and at 10:30 p.m. on Sunday and Oct. 31.

Where: Meet in the high school cafeteria, 410 E. Ann St., Weyauwega

Admission: $10 adults, $5 students. Tickets available at the door.

• YMCA Freaky 5K Run/Walk

What: A family event which includes 5K run/walk, kids quarter-mile fun run and costume contest

When: Mini Monster Dash Kid’s Fun Run for ages 12 and under begins at 8 a.m.; 5K run/walk, 8:30 a.m. Saturday

Where: Pierce Park, 1035 W. Prospect Ave., Appleton

Admission: Register at www.active.com, any YMCA of the Fox Cities location or Fleet Feet Sports in Appleton. Proceeds benefit the Livestrong at the YMCA program.

Contact: www.active.com, email lkreger@ymcafoxcities.org or call 920-954-7658

• Trunk or Treat

What: Family-friendly setting to enjoy trick-or-treating, games, hot drinks and caramel apples.

When: 2-4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Riverview Lutheran School, 136 W. Seymour St., Appleton.

Admission: Free

Contact: 920-733-3728

• Community First Credit Union Sweet Street

What: Two-day event featuring kids’ games and entertainment-related activities along with safe trick-or-treating down Sweet Street.

When: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Shopko Hall, 1901 S. Oneida St., Green Bay.

Admission: Tickets are $7 ages 2-12, $4 adults, free for ages 2 and under. Admission includes a trick-or-treat bag. Parking is free in the Lambeau Field lot.

Contact: www.sweetstreetgreenbay.com

• Halloween Hoopfest 3x3

What: A one-day tournament for boys and girls in grades 3 through 8

When: 9 a.m. Saturday

Where: Players Choice of the Fox Cities, W3035 Edgewood Trail (County JJ), Appleton

Admission: $95 registration fee; registration deadline was Oct. 7

Contact: 920-731-7529; www.pcfoxcities.com

• Pre-lloween Party, Part Deux

What: Annual Halloween party for grades 7-12 featuring a movie, costume contest and snacks

When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Appleton Public Library, 225 N. Oneida St., Appleton

Admission: Free

Contact: 920-832-6173 or www.apl.org

• Open mic and costume party

What: Those dressed up like a favorite artist or musician will receive a free drink. Coffee bar available.

When: Signup, 6:30-7 p.m.; open mic, 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Art Affair, 196 Main St., Menasha

Admission: Free, coffee bar available.

Contact: 920-727-2050

• Rocky Horror Picture Show

What: Film showing with live actors

When: 9 p.m. Oct. 31

Where: Déjà Vu Martini Lounge, 519 W. College Ave., Appleton

Admission: Tables may be reserved for $12 per seat (minimum two per table) and VIP booths for $15 per seat (minimum five seats per booth). Reservations include free champagne. Prop bag available for $5.

Contact: 920-380-9904

• Annual Carved Pumpkin Display

What: Twenty-plus carved pumpkins on display

When: 4-9 p.m. Oct. 31, Nov. 1 and 2

Where: 1225 E. Harding Drive, Appleton

Admission: Free. Donations accepted for the “Stock the Shelves” Do It! Community Challenge

Contact: www.icarvepumpkins.com

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