Halloween fun all month long
— Created October 6, 2021 by Kathy Reed
By Kathy Reed
There are all kinds of fun activities taking place throughout the month for Halloween and more. Here is a list of what we know of as of our press deadline. Dates and times are subject to change. Happy haunting!
Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze
Find the perfect pumpkin at The Stand at K and R Farms in Oak Harbor, and while there, wander through eight acres of corn maze craziness. Cost of the maze is $5 per person, little ones are free.
11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Night Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
Enjoy a stroll through the Whidbey Farm and Market corn maze and pumpkin patch – day or night – all month long. Corn maze costs $5 per person during normal weekday hours; $10 after dark. Maze is open until 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
Check Website for hours
The Haunted Barn on Barron Drive, The Morris Mansion
The Morris house, built in 1912, has more than 100 years of mysterious disappearances, sudden illnesses and unexplained paranormal activity to its credit. It is said bones and old tombs have been discovered on the site. Choose from three different ways to experience this creepy mansion. Limited tickets available.
Fridays and Saturdays, Halloween day
Oct. 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 28-31
Fright at Fort Casey
Fort Casey State Park and the Keepers of Admiralty Head Lighthouse have put together a modified Haunted Fort Casey event following all COVID-19 safety protocols. The fright portion is appropriate for those over 12 and there will be a children’s game area for those under 12. The children’s game area is free, but admission to Fright at Fort Casey is $1 per person. A Discover Pass is required for parking. Masks are required.
Saturdays and Sundays
Oct. 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31
“Goulish Good Time” at Oak Harbor Chamber
The Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce hosts a drive-through trick-or-treat event. The event is free and will be located in the wooded area next to the Chamber, 32630 SR 20. Enter through Izett Street.
Oct. 29, 3-5 p.m.
Halloween Drive-Thru Trick or Treat
The Clinton Community Hall will hold its second annual Halloween Drive-Thru Trick or Treat event the day before Halloween. Costumed characters will greet all the little ghosts and goblins and pass out sweet treats as they drive through the Clinton Community Hall parking lot.
Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m.
No Tricks, Safe Treats
Children ages 14 and younger are invited to don their costumes and head to downtown Oak Harbor for the annual No Tricks, Safe Treats event sponsored by the Oak Harbor Main Street Association. Orange balloons will mark participating merchants for trick or treating locations. Social distancing and face masks required. This is a free event.
Oct. 30, 3-5 p.m.
Decorate a Pumpkin Day
The Langley Chamber of Commerce is getting into the spirit of Halloween by offering a free pumpkin day in Langley Park, at 2nd and Anthes. Stay and decorate a pumpkin in the park or grab a to-go decorating kit and take it home.
Oct. 30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Blue Fox Drive-In Trunk or Treat
Blue Fox Drive-In in Oak Harbor will hold a trunk or treat event to celebrate Halloween. The search is still on for those interested in sharing their trunk. Prizes will be awarded for the best-decorated. Sign up by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Oct. 31, 12-3 p.m.
Freeland Trunk or Treat
Christian Life Center at 1832 Scott Road in Freeland is holding a Trunk or Treat event sure to be fun for the whole family. There will be treats, games, pumpkin decorating and more. This is a free event.
Oct. 31, 3-5 p.m.