Halloween 2013: Local Celebrations and Events - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Halloween 2013: Local Celebrations and Events

Posted: Updated:

Halloween is just around the corner and there are a lot of fun events going on in our area.  Here's a look at some of them:

Roanoke:

Thursday, October 24th- Sunday, October 27th, and Thursday, October 31st: Outbreak Haunted House at Towers Shopping Center

Friday, October 25th and Saturday, October 26th: Haunted Harvest at Layman Family Farms

Saturday, October 26th: Pumpkinfest in Salem

Saturday, October 26th: Zoo Boo at the Mill Mountain Zoo

Saturday, October 26th: K92 Boo Bash with DJ Flex

Saturday, October 26th: Martin's Halloween Bash with Shorefire

Thursday, October 31st: Martin's Halloween Bash with Michael Jackson Tribute

 

Lynchburg:

Thursday, October 24th: The Ghosts of Historic Lynchburg-- for more information call (434) 528-5353

Thursday, October 24th - Saturday, October 26th: Candlelight Tours at Old City Cemetery

Saturday, October 26th: Legends of the Land at Poplar Forest

Saturday, October 26th: Rogues' Gallery Halloween Costume Ball at Bower Center

Wednesday, October 30th: Ghost Stories at Sweet Briar-- for more information call (434) 381-6248

Thursday, October 31st: All Hallows Eve at the Old City Cemetery

 

New River Valley:

Friday, October 25th: Oak Lane Trick-or-Treat

Friday, October 25th - Sunday October, 27th: Corn Maze After Dark at Sinkland Farms

Friday, October 25th - Saturday, October 26th: Floyd Ghost Tour

Saturday, October 26th: 5K Pumpkin Run at Sinkland Farms

Saturday, October 26th: Ghouls Gathering at Christiansburg Recreation Center

Sunday, October 27th: Harvest Fest at Attimo Winery

Sunday, October 27th: Floyd Halloween KidFest

Sunday, October 27th: Boo Doo at 1st and Main Shopping Center-- for more information call (540) 552-4646

Sunday, October 27th: Romp and Roll Not So Scary Halloween Bash

Tuesday, Ocotber 29th: Ladies & Zombie Night at BT's in Radford

Thursday, October 31st: Downtown Blacksburg Trick-or-Treat

Thursday, October 31st: Halloween Treat Trail in Dublin

Thursday, October 31st: Halloween Costume Party with the Floorboards at University Club

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • April Mugshots

    April Mugshots

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:42:32 GMT
    Thomas Allen WinstonThomas Allen Winston
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
  • 12-year-old accidentally kills little brother in Franklin Co.

    12-year-old accidentally kills little brother in Franklin Co.

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:24:35 GMT
    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a 12-year-old year boy accidentally killed his 7-year-old brother. Deputies received a 911 call about shots fired on Tuesday, April 21 stat 11:46 a.m.
    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a 12-year-old year boy accidentally killed his 7-year-old brother. Deputies received a 911 call about shots fired on Tuesday at 11:46 a.m.
  • Roanoke Mother stands up against bullying after son's suicide

    Roanoke Mother stands up against bullying after son's suicide

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:05:18 GMT
    A Roanoke County mother is standing up against bullying after her 16-year-old son committed suicide. Maxx Poff was found dead on February 20th from a gunshot wound. "Maxx was a lover. He wasn't a fighter and it just kills me to know the pain he was going through for somebody bullying him," Maxx's mother Dianna Poff says. Roanoke County Assistant Police Chief Chuck Mason says detectives heard information was being circulated through social media that suggested bullying was the mean reason fo...
    A Roanoke County mother is standing up against bullying after her 16-year-old son committed suicide. Maxx Poff was found dead on February 20th from a gunshot wound. "Maxx was a lover. He wasn't a fighter and it just kills me to know the pain he was going through for somebody bullying him," Maxx's mother Dianna Poff says. Roanoke County Assistant Police Chief Chuck Mason says detectives heard information was being circulated through social media that suggested bullying was the mean reason fo...
  • Smart Investment? Roanoke city considers $250,000 investment in arts programs

    Smart Investment? Roanoke city considers $250,000 investment in arts programs

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-24 00:21:57 GMT
    Arts and culture programs have become Roanoke Valley money makers. For instance, this summer's sold-out Sheryl Crow concert is expected to bring thousands of dollars in revenue. Although, concerts and performances continue to attract tourism dollars, several of the organizations involved have struggled financially. During Roanoke City council budget talks funding for those programs have taken center stage. The recommended budget included $250,000 to help fund local organizations. However, cou...
    Arts and culture programs have become Roanoke Valley money makers. For instance, this summer's sold-out Sheryl Crow concert is expected to bring thousands of dollars in revenue. Although, concerts and performances continue to attract tourism dollars, several of the organizations involved have struggled financially. During Roanoke City council budget talks funding for those programs have taken center stage. The recommended budget included $250,000 to help fund local organizations. However, cou...
  • 29 Virginia High Schools on Personal Finance Top-100 List

    29 Virginia High Schools on Personal Finance Top-100 List

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:32:06 GMT
    29 schools in the Commonwealth, including many in our area, ranked the the nation's top 100 best high schools for personal finance instruction.
    29 schools in the Commonwealth, including many in our area, ranked the the nation's top 100 best high schools for personal finance instruction.
  • Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office investigating juvenile death

    Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office investigating juvenile death

    Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office investigating juvenile death

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:50:58 GMT
    Deputies were called to Double Oaks Lane in the Burnt Chimney community, where they found a seven-year-old boy with a gunshot wound.
    Deputies were called to Double Oaks Lane in the Burnt Chimney community, where they found a seven-year-old boy with a gunshot wound.
Powered by WorldNow

WSLS 10, P.O. Box 10
Roanoke, VA 24022-0010

Telephone: 540.981.9110
Fax: 540.343.3157
Email: news@wsls.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.