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Posted on: October 14, 2013

[ARCHIVED] RKRE8 Halloween Events!

Dark in the Park

Burlington Downtown Halloween Spooktacular
Friday, October 25th
3pm - 6pm
For All Ages
Cost: Free
Downtown Burlington • 425 Lexington Avenue (parade line up), Burlington, NC 27215

Burlington Recreation & Parks in partnership with the Burlington Downtown Corporation presents the 4th annual Burlington Downtown Halloween Spooktacular. Twelve and under ghosts, witches, fairies, princesses and other spooky friends are invited to walk in this year’s Costume Parade. Parade participants will line-up on the lawn of the Municipal Building, 2:15pm – 2:55pm. Parade starts at 3pm with Tim Smith's Jazz Squad leading the fun through Downtown Burlington. Trick-or-treating downtown is 3:30pm - 5:30pm. Look for the orange and black balloons marking this year’s locations. Enjoy more spooky fun in and around the Depot 3pm - 6pm

Parade participants return back to the Depot at 5pm for the Costume Contest. To be eligible for the costume contest you must walk in the Costume Parade starting at 3pm on at the Municipal Building on Lexington Avenue. For more information, please call (336) 513-5469 or visit

Dark In The Park Halloween Celebration
Saturday, October 26th
5pm - 9pm
Fireworks: 8pm
For All Ages
Burlington City Park • 1333 Overbrook Road, Burlington, NC 27215
Burlington Recreation & Parks invites you to come out and ride the amusement rides, enter the costume contest, play carnival games presented by local non-profit groups, and enjoy an evening of Halloween fun at City Park on Saturday, October 26th. Walk over to Field #1 for a costume contest (5:30pm), glow in the dark hoop dancing, and more Halloween fun. At 8pm turn your eyes to the sky for the annual aerial Halloween Fireworks show. Plan now to join us for this exciting time of year. For more information call (336) 222-5030 or visit The costume contest will be on Field #1 at 5:30pm for ages 12 and younger.

Non-Profit Groups
Do you need funding for activities and programs for your organization? If so, your non-profit group is invited to host a carnival game booth Saturday, October 26th in the City Park from 5pm-9pm. For more information or to reserve a booth, please call (336) 229-3150.

Haunted Train
October 25th, 26th, & 27th
6:30pm – 10pm
For All Ages
Cost: $5 per person
Burlington City Park • 1333 Overbrook Road, Burlington, NC 27215
Come out to the Burlington City Park in support of the Alamance County Arts Council. Take a ride on the dark side aboard the Haunted Halloween Train. Creep on board for some thrills and shrills with scenes along the track and a ghost story with a special twist. Do you trust yourself to be at the mercy of your own nightmare? When this ghost train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the you dare to climb aboard? Make sure you don't miss this family fun event. It will be Spooktacular! For more information, please call (336) 222-5030.

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