Halloween Fun In And Around Charlotte

Nick Dorney
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With Halloween just a few short weeks away, parents who reside in Charlotte are gearing up to get ready to take their kids out trick-or-treating. While the kids look forward to all that trick-or-treating entails, there are a plethora of Halloween activities in and around Charlotte that the whole family can enjoy — before the spooky day arrives!

Oct. 19th, Blakeney Shopping Center - Hosting it’s annual Boo Bash! Great fun for kids. The festivities start at 9 AM. Look for more info here.

Oct. 26th, Huntersville - Holding their “Halloween Fun” fest at Rural Hill from 2-6 PM. There will be games, arts & craft vendors, moon bounce, pumpkin patch, face painting, live music, food, costume contests & much more. Look for more info here.

Oct. 26th, NoDa – NoDaWEEN is being help for the fourth year in a row with several different activities to celebrate Halloween.  KiDaWEEN will be held at 2 to 5pm between Jack Beagles’s and Socstice, and will include Halloween activities, inflatable games, and a live performance from Juice Box, and so much more!

Then, at 7:30pm, the Freaky 5K will also be held in NoDa. For more info, please click here  

Oct. 30th, Downtown Mooresville - businesses give out candy from 3-5 PM. Look for more info here.

Lastly, here’s just a few sections of town that are guaranteed to offer great fun for parents looking to take their kids trick or treating.  Neighbors may be wary of families that aren’t from their neighborhoods, but a polite attitude is usually all that it takes to win them over.

Plaza-Midwood - Every Halloween, the artsy neighborhood gets into the spirit, decorating their houses and often dressing up themselves.

Dilworth - The whole neighborhood usually decorates and anticipates parents bringing their kids in from other areas.

South Charlotte has a ton of subdivisions down Rea Road and Providence Road that have 100s of houses in them. Great potential for candy hunting. Check out Hunter Oaks, Providence Downs, Firethorne, and other surrounding neighborhoods.

Have any other suggestions for possible areas that are worth visiting this Halloween? Share them in the comments section below!

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