Upcoming Fall Activities


Hallowboo! at Idlewild Park
Weekends in October thru October 24.
Where: Idlewild and SoakZone, Ligonier PA
Time: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
“It’s the Idlewild you know and love…with a fun, happy Halloween twist.”  Trick-or-treat hrough Story Book Forest, enjoy specially themed rides and attractions in Olde Idlewild, Raccoon Lagoon, Jumpin’ Jungle, Hootin’ Holler, travel the hay bale maze and hedge maze, enjoy numerous concessions – including many fall favorites! Halloween and Fall decorations throughout the park (plenty of pumpkins, cornstalks and scarecrows), Ricky Raccoon and other costumed characters and family entertainment.
More Information:
Telephone: (724) 238-3666
Website: www.idlewild.com

When: Weekends in October thru October 24.
Where: Seven Springs Mountain Resort, 777 Waterwheel Drive, Seven Springs, PA 15622
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
In traditional Seven Springs style, there will be activities available for the entire family at Autumnfest. Besides the extraordinary musical entertainment and novelty acts, guests can stroll through the arts and crafts bazaar, perusing the wares of artisans and crafters, selecting that perfect keepsake to commemorate their visit to the Laurel Highlands. Be sure to visit the pumpkin patch for a family portrait or take a scenic chairlift ride to Lake Tahoe and enjoy even more Autumnfest activities. Don’t miss the myriad of delectable food on the Autumnfest buffet!
More Information:
Telephone: 866-703-7625
Website: www.7springs.com

Hobgoblin Hikes
Twin Lakes: October 22; Cedar Park Hike: October 29
Where: Twin Lakes Park, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
              Cedar Park Park, West Newton, Pennsylvania‎
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Recommended for ages eight and over, the Hobgoblin Hikes are ½ mile outdoor guided walks through the haunted woods of the park.  Visitors can expect to be led through mazes and cemeteries, and past more than 100 ghouls, goblins and monsters.  The Hobgoblin Hikes are offered to provide a safe family alternative to conventional trick-or-treating.  Parents are encouraged to attend the events with their children
More Information:
Telephone: 724-830-3950
Website: http://www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/

Haunted History Hayride
October 23, 2010
Where: Bushy Run Battlefield, Rt. 993, Jeannette , PA 15644
Time: 7:00 to 10:00PM
The American frontier in the eighteenth century was a very scary place for soldier, settler and Native American alike.  Take a hayride through the perils of the American frontier.  Visit a soldier’s camp where wounded are recovering from the battle.  Talk with Native women who are lamenting the death of a child from small pox. Encounter Andrew Byerly and his family as the escape the Native advance to the Battle of Bushy Run.  There are several other “Surprises” that await you.
More Information:
Telephone: 724-527-5584
Website: www.bushyrunbattlefield.com

Murder Mystery Tour & Dinner
When: October 31, 2010
Where: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Duncan House, 1 Usonian Drive, Acme, PA 15610
More Information:
Telephone: 877-833-7829
Website: www.polymathpark.com

A Halloween Haunting Storytelling Event
When: October 29 to October 31, 2010
Time: Oct. 29, 30: 6 to 9pm; Oct. 31: 5 to 8pm
Compass Inn Museum,1382 Rt. 30 E.,Laughlintown, PA 15655
More Information:
Telephone: 724-238-4983
Website: www.compassinn.com

Halloween Pageant & Costume Contest
Sunday, October 31, 2010
Where: Four Points Sheraton Hotel, Greensburg, PA
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Pennsylvania Cinderella Pageants is hosting a Halloween Pageant & Costume Contest in Greensburg, PA for girls ages 0-26 years and boys 0-6. Many prizes, crowns, trophies and gift bags awarded!
More Information:
Telephone: 927-623-8082
Website: http://www.pacinderellapageant.com/

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