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Salt Lake City Halloween Events

2013

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Pumpkin Days and Hay Bale Maze at Wheeler Farm

Wheeler Farm

Pumpkin Days and Hay Bale Maze includes a 5-foot high hay bale maze, pumpkin picking, and a wagon ride through Wheeler Woods.

Creep Factor: Mild

Sept. 28-Oct. 31, 2013
Monday—Thursday 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday—Saturday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Children ages 2-12 $7, Adults ages 13+ $9. Admission Includes: entrance into the hay maze, wagon ride and a pumpkin. Children under 2 are free without a pumpkin, or $5 with pumpkin.

Cornbelly's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Fest

Courtesy Thanksgiving Point

Not just a corn maze, Cornbelly's includes a pumpkin patch, playground, farm-themed kiddie rides, Pumpkin Princess Playland, Insanity Point haunted maze, story times, pig races, contests and more.

Creep Factor: Mild, or Moderate with the haunted sections.

3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi
Exit 284 from I-15

Oct. 4-Nov. 2, 2013, except Sundays, closed Oct. 31

Mon.-Thur. 4-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., $8.95 Weekdays $10.95 Weekends
Haunted maze $15.95 (includes all areas)

M-Th $8.95, Fri.-Sat. $10.95. Use promo code "belly" for $3 off when buying tickets online before Sept. 28.

Thanksgiving Point: Barnyard Boo

Courtesy Thanksgiving Point

Barnyard Boo, at Thanksgiving Point's Farm Country, offers less-spooky activities for the younger goblins. Enjoy storytelling, entertainment, and a variety of Halloween-themed activities for kids.

Monday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10-28. See website for specific hours.

Adults $7, children $5, members free

3003 N. Thanksgiving Way in Lehi
801-768-2300

Halloween Hoot at Tracy Aviary

Courtesy Tracy Aviary

All ghosts, vampires, witches and ghouls are welcome to this annual event at Tracy Aviary. Wear your costume and trick-or-treat through the aviary while solving bird mysteries. Watch a spooktacular bird show, indulge in story-time that will scare your socks off, and let your creativity flow while making Halloween crafts.

Creep Factor: Mild

Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26, 31 2012, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

589 E. 1300 S.
801-596-8500

Regular admission: $7 per adult, $6 per student/senior, $5 per child, children 2 and under are free. 50 percent off for those in costume.

'Dracula vs. The Wolfman' at the Off-Broadway Theatre

Off-Broadway Theatre

When two newlyweds get lost in the Transylvania forest, they take shelter at the nearest castle, where the caretaker, Dr. Acula, ("That's pronounced A-COLA") falls in love with the recent bride. But the situation turns hairy when the groom fights back.

Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays Sept. 27-Nov. 2, 2013, 7:30 p.m.

272 S. Main St.
801-355-4628

Tickets $10-$16

Haunted Village at This is the Place Heritage Park

Courtesy This is the Place Heritage Park

Haunted houses, shadowy streets, headless horsemen and assorted spooks lend This is the Place Heritage Park a decidedly creepy air in the evenings during the month of October. For the little ones, there's also a daytime event, Little Haunts, where kids can wear their costume to the park and enjoy pony rides, train rides, crafts and more.

Creep Factor: Moderate for Haunted Village, Mild for Little Haunts

Haunted Village
Oct. 9-26 Wednesday-Saturday and Oct. 28-31 Nightly, 7:30-11 p.m.
$15 per person

Little Haunts
Oct. 17, 18, 19, and 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
$10 for adults, $7 for children 3-11 and seniors

"Thriller" by Odyssey Dance Theatre

Courtesy Odyssey Dance Theatre

One of the most popular dance events of the year in Utah, ODT's Halloween show lives up to its name with monsters, madmen and mayhem along with incredible dance and a few laughs. Performances at Kingsbury Hall in Salt Lake City, the Egyptian Theatre in Park City, the Val Browning Center for the Arts in Ogden, the Covey Center for the Arts in Provo, Kent Concert Hall in Logan, and Tuacahn Amphitheater in St. George.

Creep Factor: Somewhat scary; suitable for children 10 and older. Children younger than six not permitted.

Sept. 27-Nov. 3, 2013, showtimes vary by venue
Tickets $25-$45
See website for discount offers, performance times and location details

Salt Lake and Ogden Ghost Tours

Archive Holdings, Inc.

Guided by a professional storyteller, guests travel by bus to the great "haunts" of Salt Lake City or Ogden and learn about the ghosts who dwell in historic buildings and cemeteries. Bus tours, cemetery tours, and walking tours are available.

Creep Factor: Moderate

Fridays and Saturdays in October, plus selected other dates including Oct. 31
Starting times vary; tours last 1 1/2-2 hours.

Salt Lake City tours begin behind the Rio Grande Building at 300 S. 500 W.
Ogden tours meet at Union Station parking lot

Tickets $14-$20

Advance reservations recommended - buy tickets online or call 801-529-4497.

Community Halloween Parties

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Check out these hometown Halloween events in Draper, Herriman, Midvale, Riverton and South Jordan:

Creep Factor: Mild

Garden After Dark

By Dick Luria

Vampires, werewolves and ghosts have come to Red Butte Garden to celebrate Halloween, but they actually have a lot to teach us about the natural world we live in every day. With crafts, activities, light displays and more, Garden After Dark is an event you definitely don’t want to miss.

Creep Factor: Mild

Oct. 17-19 and 24-26, 2013, 6-9 p.m.

Red Butte Garden
300 Wakara Way
(801) 585-0556
Tickets: $6 for members, $12 for the general public

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