Scare adult some fun this week for Halloween

October 20, 2014 - Picnic Time

Here’s a glance during Halloween-related events holding place this week in Livingston County:

Night-time zip line flights, travel — The Howell Conference and Nature Center is charity a light heat tours and night Halloween-themed zip-line rides this month. The heat debate facilities a night travel by a woods with an gifted beam followed by cider and doughnuts. The zip lines will run from 7-9:30 p.m. Thursday by Oct. 29. Cost is $30 per chairman and includes a hike, apparatus let and training for zip lines and refreshments. Reservations and prepayment is required. Call 517-546-0249 or revisit http:// for some-more information.

Terrorfied Forest and Mortuary — In a area of 145 Swarthout Road in a Pinckney area, this captivate is open from eve to midnight Fridays and Saturdays by Nov. 1. The captivate will also be open from eve to 11 p.m. Sundays and Oct. 30. Comfortable boots are endorsed for a 40-minute travel by 30 acres of fields and forest. Weather might be a factor, and trails might be murky or sleazy in spots. It is not endorsed for children younger than 12. Cost is $9 for a condemned mortuary, $18 for a condemned timberland and $25 for a multiple mortuary/forest. Group rates for 20 people or some-more are accessible with allege purchase. Food is accessible for purchase. Call 734-878-3737 or revisit for some-more information.

Slaughterhouse Haunted Adventure and Grand River Corn Maze — The journey consists of a Trifecta of Fear, featuring a Slaughterhouse Haunted House; Blood, Bath and Beyond Haunted Hayride; and a Haunted Maze. Events are open from 7-11 p.m. Friday by Sunday weekends in October, Oct. 30, Halloween and Nov. 1. This captivate between Howell and Fowlerville during 5781 W. Grand River Ave. in Howell Township takes visitors on a frightful outing by 40 acres of woods, corn and a 18,000-square-foot barn. It is endorsed for ages 13 and older. Cost is $13 for a slaughterhouse; $13 for a condemned obstruction or for a condemned hayride; $23 for any double haunt; or $30 for all 3 attractions. Cost for a family haunt-free corn obstruction is $6. Children 4 or younger are certified free. There is also a 26-acre, haunt-free maze. Group discounts are accessible in advance. The refurbished stable has refreshments, video games, slides, a moonwalk, firepit and discuss area. For some-more details, revisit http://

Benefit run — The Pinckney Community High School varsity pom organisation hosts a 5K (3.1-mile) Zombie Run and Monster Mile currently to lift income to attend competitions it has been invited to, including trips to New York and California. A apportionment of a deduction will be donated to Recreate Pinckney. The eventuality is during a Pinckney High football field, 10255 Dexter-Pinckney Road in Putnam Township. On-site registration starts during 6:45 a.m., with using waves commencement during 9 a.m. For runners looking for a challenge, there are a condemned timberland and obstacles course. There will be live song and celebration by EVIX during a start and finish of a run. Cost is $35 for a Zombie Run or $20 for a Monster Mile. To register early, go to Race/MI/Pinckney/ ZombieFunRunandKid­Dash.

Trunk-or-treat — Shepherd of a Lakes Lutheran Church, north of Grand River Ave. during 2101 S. Hacker Road in Brighton Township, offers giveaway games, hayrides for kids, trunk-or-treating and an outward film with giveaway popcorn and beverages Friday. Cars set adult during 6:30 p.m. Trunk-or-treating starts during 7:15 p.m., followed by an outward film during 7:45 p.m. Those providing a car for a trunk-or-treating contingency register during http://www.sotlchurch. com or call 810-227-5099.

Aquatic core party: Come dressed in dress for prepool whack from 6-7 p.m. Friday during a Howell Area Aquatic Center on a campus of Howell High School, 1200 W. Grand River Ave. in Howell. The nonswim activities embody a kid-friendly cupcake graveyard, a happening teller and a kid-friendly condemned fallen ship. Swimming competitions from 7-830 p.m. embody beast dash float races, a walk-the-plank cannonball competition and diving for pirates’ mislaid gold. Registration is $4 per child in allege or $5 during a event. Adults are certified free. Call 517-546-0693 or revisit for some-more details.

Pinckney Spooktacular — The Pinckney Downtown Development Authority and businesses acquire a open to Putnam Township Square in Pinckney for giveaway candy, scares, food and fun from 6-8 p.m. Friday. Highlights embody trunk-or-treating, refreshments, entertainment, games, a dress competition and more. The scary timberland will be open from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Visit for details.

“Rocky Horror Picture Show” — The cult classical earnings Friday to The Opera House, 123 W. Grand River Ave. in downtown Howell. Shows are during 8 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Doors open during 6 p.m. for money bar and socializing. Attendees are speedy to dress adult for a dress contest. Admission is $20 per chairman for a 8 p.m. uncover and includes a appearance bag and splash coupon. The acknowledgment is $12 for a 11:30 p.m. uncover for a film only. See for some-more information.

“The Witches” The Hartland Players Encore Youth Theater unit will benefaction “The Witches” during a Hartland Music Hall, 3619 Avon Road in Hartland Township. Children are speedy to come dressed in their Halloween costumes. Showtimes are during 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26. “The Witches” is a true instrumentation of a waggish children’s book by Roald Dahl. Tickets are $6 any and accessible during http://www.hartlandplay­ and during a Cromaine District Library, 3688 N. Hartland Road.

Classic Halloween film — The Brighton Area Historical Society presents a 1932 black-and-white classical film “The Mummy” with Boris Karloff during a City of Brighton Arts, Culture and History Center, 202 W. Main St. in Brighton. Showtimes are during 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Oct. 26. A horror-movie trivia competition will convey any showing. The eventuality is free. Registration is required. Call 810-250-7276 for some-more information.

Hope for Heroes Halloween celebration — The Michigan State Council of Epsilon Sigma Alpha binds a giveaway Halloween celebration for families from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday during American Legion Devereaux Post 141 during 3265 W. Grand River Ave. during M-59 in Howell Township. Costumes are acquire during a event, that will embody lunch, cupcake decorating, trick-or-treat bag decorating, face painting, games, crafts, trunk-or-treating in a parking and more. Admission is giveaway for those in a troops and their families. Admission is $1 per child for no-military families. Children contingency be accompanied by an adult. Donations support a Wounded Warrior Project. To register, email

Monster Mash — Ore Creek Veterinary Clinic in Hartland Township binds a giveaway annual Halloween celebration for people and their pets from 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday during Epley Park, 10632 Hibner Road in Hartland Township. The eventuality includes tumble refreshments, tumble treats and a pet-costume contest. Organizers ask reservations. Call 810-632-5033 or revisit

Party during a Pumpkin Patch — Brighton Community Education hosts a celebration from 5-7 p.m. Saturday during a Miller Intergenerational Center, 850 Spencer Road in Brighton. Highlights embody pumpkin hunting, goodie gobbling and monster-mashing with a front jockey. Attendees should move a flashlight to assistance in their hunt and a bag to reason their goodies. Costumes are encouraged. Cost is $10 per child. Pumpkin hunts are orderly by age group. Register during http://www.brigh­ or call 810-299-4130 for some-more information.

The Legend of Sleepy Howell — The 12th annual Legend of Sleepy Howell eventuality runs from 5-9 p.m. Saturday in downtown Howell. The giveaway eventuality includes trick-or-treating, dress contests, glow-in-the-dark brush ball, live entertainment, a grain maze, inflatables, creepy campfires with s’mores, pumpkin carving, a diversion tent, spook tours, food vendors and more. A giveaway screening of a film “The Adventures of Ichabod Mr. Toad” starts during eve during a outward amphitheater outward a ancestral Livingston County Courthouse in downtown Howell. Bring something to lay on and cruise or snacks. There will be family activities before to a movie. Visit http://www.sleepy­ or call 517-546-0693, ext. 0, for some-more information.

Headless Horseman 5K/10K — The annual 5K (3.1-mile) and 10K (6.2-mile) run and a Monster Mile fun run take place Saturday on State Street nearby a Livingston County Courthouse in downtown Howell. The all-ages Monster Mile starts during 6 p.m. followed by a 5K/10K footrace during 7:30 p.m. Cost for early registration is $25 for a 5K and 10K, and $15 for a Monster Mile. Cost is $5 some-more a day of a event. Register for a competition and get some-more information during http://www.sleepyhowell. com.

Zombie Walk for Gleaners — Dress as your favorite zombie and move a nonperishable food object to benefaction to Gleaners Community Food Bank on Saturday as your sheet for a travel from Cromaine District Library, 3688 N. Hartland Road in Hartland Township, by a Hartland Cemetery. Registration is required. Visit or call 810-632-5200 for some-more information.

Trick-or-Treat Along a Trail — Costumed small ones can knowledge interpretive stops along a inlet trails Saturday during Kensington Metropark, followed by cider, doughnuts and activities commencement during 4 p.m. during a Nature Center. Cost is $6 per child and $3 per adult. The park is a few miles easterly of Brighton during 2240 W. Buno Road in Brighton Township. Call 810-227-8917 for times.

Halloween celebration — The Hamburg Township Library, 10411 Merrill Road in Hamburg Township, hosts a giveaway celebration featuring a condemned library, hayrides, games and caramel apples from 7-9:30 p.m. Saturday. Costumes are encouraged. Registration is required. Call 810-231-1771 for some-more information.

Boo Festival — Trick-or-treating will run from 4-6 p.m. Saturday during participating stores during Green Oak Village Place Mall, 9608 Village Place Blvd. in Green Oak Township. There will also be a Halloween storytime during Barnes Noble during 4 p.m. followed by an in-store dress parade.

Spooktacular — The Southeastern Livingston County Recreation Authority and Salsarita’s grill benefaction an eventuality from 3-6 p.m. Saturday during a restaurant, 9725 Village Place Blvd. in Green Oak Village Place Mall in Green Oak Township. Reservations are required. Cost for early registration is $5 per child and includes a kid’s meal, humanities and crafts, a rebound house, games, a family Halloween photo, a goodie bag and a revisit to a condemned campground. Cost for reservations after Thursday is $7 per child. Call 810-227-2572.

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