From ghosts and ghouls to witches brews, haunting season is upon us and Richmond has no shortage of spooktacular festivities that are sure to cast a spell. Here are our Top Five:
Halloween Boo Bash at Drive Shack
Sunday, October 27, 12pm to 4pm
All ages are welcome at the first ever Halloween Boo Bash at Drive Shack where there will be trick or treating*, face painting, and a photobooth. What’s more, kids eat free with the purchase of BayPlay. *Trick or treating begins at 1pm.
Halloween Movie Nights at Steam Bell Beer Works
Thursdays in October, 6pm
Each Thursday in October, Steam Bell Beer Works will be showing a different Halloween themed movie in their tap room. Come for a pint, stay for a fright.
Little Shop of Horrors performed by SPARC
Opening Night, October 31, 7pm
Looking for a Halloween alternative that still captures the ghoulish mood of the day? Check out SPARC’s new production of Little Shop of Horrors, opening on Halloween and running through November 23.
Historic Haunt Night at Bacon’s Castle by Preservation Virginia
October 26, Tours begin at 7:30pm and run every 30 minutes
If you’re ready for a true haunted house, head out to historic Bacon’s Castle for a ghostly night with Preservation Virginia and the Center for Paranormal Research. Guests must be 12 years of age or older.
Howl-O-Ween at Stony Point Fashion Park
October 26, 1pm to 5pm
Join Stony Point Fashion Park for a Halloween themed even worth howling over. Fun for all ages, activities will include a costume contest, hayrides, crafts, and more!