Valley Halloween Guide

Valley Halloween Guide

Halloween Events and Haunted House Directory


Halloween Events Guide

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Canfield Scaregrounds

Open from 7 p.m. – midnight every Friday and Saturday, September 27 – November 1, 2019. Open from 7-10 p.m. every Sunday, September 29 – October 27, plus October 10, 31 and November 2, 2019.

General admission is $20 and includes admission to the Barn of Evil, Haunted Circus, Gore Reformatory, The Slaughterhouse and The Last Ride Haunted Hayride. Skip the lines with a Fastpass for $30.

For $10 for adults and $5 for kids, go on the Last Ride Haunted Hayride. Zombie Paintball Massacre is $10, and additional paintballs are available for purchase.

More information on the attractions and ticket prices are available

Maze Craze

Open weekends, from September 13 – November 3

Hours are 5 p.m. – midnight Fridays (last ticket sold at 10 p.m.), 11 a.m. to midnight Saturday (last ticket at 10 p.m.) and 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Sunday (last ticket at 7 p.m.)

14070 Woodworth Rd., New Springfield, OH

Maze Craze was featured as one of the top-10 corn mazes in the United States in 2018 in a “USA Today” poll. The maze features 21 acres of corn for a total of 9.2 miles of trail. This year’s design is themed for “The Wizard of Oz” to honor the film’s 80th anniversary.

There are other events on site, including hayrides and barrel train rides.

For more information,

Corn Maze and Hayride

Sep. 14 (opening day) through Oct. 30

Kuchta Farms, 4480 OH-82, Newton Falls

Every day: 9:55 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Ticket informationor call 330-984-4525

Hayride tickets are ONLY valid on Saturday & Sunday

Kuchta Farms has several other events throughout the season, clickherefor their website.

White House Fruit Farm Fall Festival Weekends

From 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through the last weekend in October

9249 Youngstown-Salem Rd., Canfield, OH

Event includeshorse-drawn carriage rides, a petting zoo, pony rides, farm yard fun. bird feeding, food vendors, professional fall portraits by the lake and more.

Rolling Acres Corn Maze

From 5 p.m. – midnight Fridays, 11 a.m. – midnight Saturdays and 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Sundays, from September 13 – November 3.

1184 Lisbon Canfield Rd. in Leetonia, OH

The corn maze’s “spooky weekend” takes place Sept. 27-29. Come out and enjoy a hayride through the woods! It’s $3 for just the hayride, which is free with a maze purchase.

Tickets are $10 for the maze, hayride and zip-line

Halloween Family-Friendly Hayrides and Houses

Detwiler Farm, 4520 Renkenberger Rd. in Columbiana, OH

Weekends through Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Enjoy a family-friendly hayride to the pumpkin patch.

Mill Creek MetroParks Bigfoot Weekend

Oct. 4-6

The family-fun events include:

Night investigation – Fri. Oct. 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Slippery Rock Pavilion (For teens and adults; includes s’mores around the campfire)

Kid-friendly stations – Sat. Oct. 5 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Slippery Rock Pavilion (includes their own investigation and campfire)

“Bigfoot: Fact or Fiction?” presentation – Sun. Oct. 6 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at MetroParks Farm (Local investigator and educator Amy Bue will share her own sighting that she says took place in Mahoning County)

Space is limited for the event. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens at (330) 740-7116 for more information on fees and registration or visit

Fall Festival at Lamppost Farm

From 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5

Lamppost Farm, 14900 Market St., Columbiana, OH

Free and open to all ages, the festival features several workshops, including Sourdough Bread Baking, Press Your Own Apple Cider and A Farmer’s Tour of the Farm (hayrides with Steve). From noon to 2 p.m. will be an interactive children’s show with local artist Chip Richter.

Guests will also enjoy live music, food and works by local artisans.

Southern Park Mall’s Trick or Treat andBoo Bash

Southern Park Mall, Boardman

Oct. 5, from 3:30-7 p.m.

A mall-wide trick or treat will be from 3:30-4:30 p.m. followed by a Boo Bash celebration until 7 p.m. in the parking area in front of Buffalo Wild Wings Boardman. Boo Bash will feature a petting zoo, pony rides, balloons and more.

Howl-O-Ween 2019

Mosquito Lake Dog Park, Cortland, OH

Sunday, Oct. 6, from noon – 4 p.m.

Food, vendors, costume contest, parade, games, Chinese auction, 50/50 raffle and more.

The Great Pumpkin Carve Out Contest

From 6-9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, noon – 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 and noon – 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13

Boardman Park, in the Ex-Servicemen’s Pavilion

Bring your carving tools to carve pumpkins. There is a small fee for the various sizes of pumpkins. Prizes will be awarded to winners in various age categories.

Halloween Family-Friendly Haunted Wagon Rides

Boardman Township Park, 375 Boardman Poland Rd., Boardman, OH

At 6 p.m. Friday, October 11 – Saturday, October 12 and Friday, October 18 – Saturday, October 19

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger; sales are from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

(Times are subject to change due to weather and volunteer safety).

Ghost Walk

The tour starts at First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren, OH.

Tours start at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 11, 12, 18 and 19. The last tour group leaves at 9 p.m.

There is also a special tour for people with mobility issues at 3 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Warren Library in the Thomas Room.

The Ghost Walk looks at the lives of the historic Perkins family. Guided tour groups leave every 10 minutes from the church parking lot and include stops along Warren’s Millionaire’s Row, where actors will portray the restless spirits of the people who once lived in Trumbull County.

Tickets are $9 for adults and $5 for children ages 12 and younger. Discounted tickets are available at Beautiful Whirl’d, Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County, Mocha House, Simpson Gallery and Gifts, Trumbull Art Gallery and Trumbull County Historical Society.

Apple Butter Festival

Woodworth Church of the Brethren, 30 E. Western Reserve Rd., Boardman, OH

Saturday, Oct. 12, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

See how apple butter is made the old fashioned way in a large copper kettle. Take a turn at stirring, and then purchase a quart or pint of apple butter to take home.

There will be freshly-baked apple dumplings, pies, cookies and bread for purchase. There will also be children’s games and prizes, along with face painting, demonstrations of weaving and sock making and more.

Dragonhold Fantasy Festival

Saturday, Oct. 12 from 12 to 10 p.m.

Beehive Coke Ovens Park, 999 Cherry Valley Rd., Leetonia

Buy tickets

A fantasy-themed event that encourages guests to dress as goblins, knights, fairies and all kinds of fantastic creatures, though costumes are not required. Activities include a kids’ quest, live steel sword fighting, musicians, food, a marketplace and fire performers. The day’s festivities conclude with a masquerade ball presided over by the Goblin King! Admission to the ball is separate from the festival and, due to limited quantities, must be purchased in advance.

Fall Fest

Eastwood Field in Niles, OH

Saturday, Oct. 12, from 2-7 p.m.

The Mahoning Valley Scrappers and the Warren Rotary are hosting an event featuring merchandise vendors, food, live music, kids’ activities, fireworks and more. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 12 and younger. Children 3 and younger are free.

Tickets can be purchased at the Chevy All Stars Box Office at Eastwood Field or online

Mill Creek MetroParks’ Pumpkin Walk at Twilight

Sunday, Oct. 13, from 5:30 – 8 p.m.

Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, OH

Experience the magic of the fall season during Pumpkin Walk at Twilight! Take a stroll along the Gardens’ pumpkin-lined paths as day turns to night. Enjoy live entertainment and family-friendly activities. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens at 330.740.7116 for details. Free and open to the public.

Gateways to Better Living’s Not So Haunted House

Austintown Plaza, 6000 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, OH (in the old Fashion Bug store)

From 3-7 pm. Saturday, Oct. 19

The event that is a sensory experience for all kids (but geared to those with autism special needs and developmental disabilities). The event is in a non-scary environment, which offers a practice Trick or Treat door, and non-haunted forest walk-through and candy.

Fall Trunk or Treat and Special Needs Resource Fair

Saturday, Oct. 19, from noon – 5 p.m.

Corner House Christian Center, 6954 Chestnut-Ridge Rd., Hubbard, OH

Everyone is welcome to come have a great time Trick or Treating at the various resource tables and vehicles and learn about the various special needs and community resources available in the Mahoning Valley. Check out local emergency vehicles and interact with local first responders. Activities also include face painting, a 50/50 raffle and Chinese auction.

Haunting Adventures with Kimberly Mitchell

Sunday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m.

Boardman Library, 7680 Glenwood Avenue, Youngstown, OH

Join Kimberly Mitchell, local paranormal historian, to hear her haunting adventures as a Ghost Hunter. Kimberly has conducted more than 300 paranormal investigations, many here in Mahoning County, including several library branches. She will introduce the basics of ghost hunting, using EVPs (electronic voice phenomenon), photographs, and a few other basic pieces of equipment. The event is for adults, teens and children over 10.

9th Annual Neighborhood Harvest

Sunday, Oct. 20, from 2-5 p.m.

Gated lot at the corner of Cottage Grove and Auburndale (across from the Horizon Science Academy in Youngstown)

Organized by ICU Blockwatch and St. Dominic’s Church, the event includes food, candy, a bounce house and music by DJ Ira Cross. Local police and fire departments are participating.

Child under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. No costumes are permitted.

The event is sponsored by Conroy’s Party Shop and Southside Recycling.

The group is collecting candy and support for the event. Donations can be dropped off at St. Dominic’s from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. until Oct. 17.

Concord Care Center of Hartford’s Trick or Treat

Monday, Oct. 21, from 6-7 p.m.

Concord Care Center of Hartford, 3090 Five Points-Hartford Road, Fowler, OH

There will be snacks, punch and community trick-or-treating through the building. The event is free.

Pumpkin Painting Party

Monday, Oct. 21, at 6 p.m.

Canfield Library, 43 W. Main St., Canfield, OH

Pumpkins, paint and decorations will be supplied. You are welcome to bring any decorating materials that you need. The painting part is for grades 5 through 12. Register at the Canfield Library or call 330-744-8636 and ask for Canfield.

Horror Film Trivia Night

Wednesday, Oct. 23, at 6:30 p.m.

Poland Public Library, 311 S Main St, Poland, OH

Gather your friends and test your knowledge of both classic and contemporary horror flicks. Refreshments will be served. The trivia night is for grades 7 through 12. Registration is required.

Trick or Treat at Eastwood Field

Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 6-8 p.m.

5555 Youngstown Warren Rd., Niles, OH

“Trick or Treat” at Eastwood Field is a safe way to celebrate Halloween for children ages 12 and under. Ticket quantities are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Children and adults will require a ticket. Tickets are $1 each and are available starting Monday, September 16 at the Scrappers Team Office located at Eastwood Field. In addition, anyone that donates canned goods at the “Trick or Treat” event for Feed Our Valley will receive a free general admission Scrappers ticket valid during the 2020 season.

New to the 2019 Trick or Treat event is a “Fast Pass,” available for the first 100 kids and includes admission for one child and two adult tickets. It allows you to skip the line and get in at 5:45 p.m. for only $10.

Hallowine Trail

Oct. 25, 26 and 27

This trail at five stops is complete with eerily-decorated locations, themed snack foods, drinks, live music and a costume contest!

The trail runs from noon – 10 p.m. Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

You must start your trail at Knockin Noggin in Volant, PA and finish your trail at Nova Cellars Winery in Pulaski, PA. At each winery, you will receive free samples of products and a full glass of your favorite drink to enjoy as well at every stop! Halloween costumes are encouraged.

Fall Harvest Event

Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield-Niles Rd., Austintown, OH

The free event for children ages 3-12 will include a short program of a pumpkin carving Gospel message of “Shine with the Light of Jesus.” There will be games, craft, snack and treats.

For more information, visit

Village of New Waterford Halloween Community Event

Saturday, Oct. 26, from 1-4 p.m.

Halloween events taking place at New Waterford’s community building, park and fire department. Events include Touch a truck, games and prizes, costume contest, hayride, face painting, food and drinks.

Registration for the costume contest is at 4, with judging at 4:30. Trick or Treating will follow the event.

Greenville Area Halloween Parade

Oct. 26 at 2 p.m.

Begins in Riverside Park

Register onlineif you’d like to participate in the parade.

Trunk or Treat at Lordstown Lutheran Church

Saturday, Oct. 26, from 2-4 p.m.

Beaver Twp. Trunk or Treat

Saturday, Oct. 26, from 4-5 p.m.

South Range Plaza parking lot

Trunk or Treat in Poland

Saturday, Oct. 26, from 5-7 p.m.

Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, at 2985 Center Rd., Poland

The community is invited to take part in the event, which includes treats, snacks and games.

Great Pumpkin Party at Firestone Farms

Saturday, Oct. 26, from 5-10 p.m.

TownCenter at Firestone Farms, 101 TownCenter Ave., Columbiana, OH

The free event features Trick or Treating for kids, Halloween/fall-themed games and football on the big screens. The event will be held rain or shine.

City of Warren’s Halloween parade

Sunday, October 27, from noon – 1 p.m.

Downtown Warren

For more information or to register an entry in the parade, call 330-841-2584.

Halloween Parade in Niles

Niles’ Annual Halloween Parade

Oct. 27 at 1 p.m.

Downtown Niles

Truck or Treat at The Vineyards at Pine Lake

From 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27

The Vineyards at Pine Lake, 14101 Market St., Columbiana, OH

Trick or Treating will take place in the parking lot. There will also be other activities and games for kids. Those attending should decorate a trunk for a chance to win the best trunk award. There’s also a costume contest for children.

The cost is $12 for adults, $8 for children 5-12, and it will be free for children 4 and under.

The entrance will be closed promptly at 2 p.m. for the safety of the children.

Legend and Lore Discussion Club

Wednesday, Oct. 30

Main Library, 305 Wick Ave, Youngstown, OH

Join the first Legend and Lore Discussion Club, which will focus on the history, folkllore and traditions of Halloween. The event is for adults.

Warren First Assembly Trunk or Treat

Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 7-8 p.m.

Warren First Assembly of God (2640 Parkman Road)

Free event for kids ages 2-12 years old

Champion Rotary’s Trick or Treat for Cans

The Rotary Club of Champion Youth Service Organization, the CHS Interact Club, will kick off the Champion Pride Council Fall food drive with their annual Trick or Treat for Cans on Oct. 31 during Champion Trick or Treat hours, from 6-7:30 p.m.

The Rotary Interactors, along with family and friends, go door to door and instead of collecting candy, they collect for those in need.

Sebring Halloween Parade

Parade follows trick or treating at 7:15 p.m. October 31.

East Palestine Halloween Parade

Parade follows trick or treating at 7:30 p.m. October 31.

It forms at the Methodist church parking lot, next to McDonald’s.

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