Published On: Thu, Oct 20th, 2011

Halloween Happenings in and around Cherokee

A Night of Terror Haunted Trail
When: Oct. 21-31, doors open at 7pm nightly
Where:  Oconaluftee Indian Village
Cost: $10/person, 12 and under must have adult supervision
Tickets and Info:  www.cherokeeadventure.com

Ghost Walk
When:  Oct. 21-23 and Oct. 28-31 at 7pm
Where:  Mountainside Theater (Unto These Hills)
Cost: $10/person, no one under 12 permitted
Info:  497-2111 or www.cherokeeadventure.com

Haunted House
When:  Oct. 21-22 from 6-9pm
Where:  Yellowhill Community Building
Cost: $3/person
This is a fundraiser for the Cherokee Youth Council. 

CARN-EVIL 1st Annual Cherokee
Halloween Parade
When:  Oct. 22 at 6pm
Where:  Downtown Cherokee
Cost: Free
Info:  Welcome Center 554-6490 or Josie Long 554-6491

Kolanvyi Kids Haunted Trail
When: Oct. 22-29 at dark nightly
Where:  Big Cove Rec. Center
Cost: $5, concessions will be available
Info:  All are welcome…don’t be scared. 

The Great Pumpkin Patch Express
When:  Oct. 21-23 and Oct. 28-30, Friday departure at 3pm, Saturday and Sunday departures at 11:30am and 3pm
Where: Great Smoky Mountain Railroad
Cost:  Adults – $53, Children 2-12 – $31, under 2 is free

Healthy Heart’s Haunted Halloween
Open House Costume Party
When: Oct. 27 from 5:30-8pm
Where: Ginger Lynn Welch Complex community room
Info:  497-1987, 497-1999, must register to attend

Big Cove Halloween Carnival
When: Oct. 27 from 6-9pm
Where:  Big Cove Rec. Center
Cost: Free
Info:  Costume contest, country store, sponsored by “The Kolanvyi Kids” (Big Cove Youth Group), games are .25 cents or five tickets for a dollar

Tuckasegee Terror Tales Tour
When: every Thursday, Friday and Saturday through Oct. 29 at 7pm
Where:  Whittier, NC
Cost: $5/person
Info:  This event is sponsored by the Storytelling Center of the Southern Appalachians at Bryson City.  488-5705
Info:  1-800-872,4681 or www.gsmr.com

Halloween Health Fair
When: Oct. 31 from 9am – 12pm
Where:  Cherokee Elementary School Courtyard
Cost: Free

Trick or Treat Kickoff Carnival
When:  Oct. 31 from 12-4pm
Where: downtown Gatlinburg, Tenn.
Cost: Free
Info:  (865) 654-0766

11th Annual Trick or Treat Night
When:  Oct. 31 from 5:30-8:30pm
Where: Downtown Cherokee , Hwy 441 will be blocked from the Cherokee Bear Zoo to the downtown bridge
Cost: Free
Info:  Healthy Cherokee 497-7460

 – Compiled by Scott McKie B.P./One Feather

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