From Staff Reports
Oct. 30, 2010 at 6:09 a.m.
Looking for a lot of fun Halloween activities? Here they are (or some of them).
■ <strong>Doc Wilkes House of Horrors</strong>, 1228 Market St. across from Southwest Steel, 7 to midnight today and Sunday. Cost: $10 per person, group rates available. Information: Myspace.com/docwilkeshouseofhorror or on Facebook at Doc Wilkes House of Horrors.
■ A frightfully good time awaits brave souls who dare tour the hair-raising <strong>Haunted Asylum</strong> at the Longview Museum of Fine Arts, 215 E. Tyler St., 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. today, $4. Visitors will face Evil Clowns, the Butcher of Tyler Street, the Zombie Children, Dr. Drill and more.
<strong>Fifth Annual Spooky Art Show</strong> will display eerie artwork from East Texas artists, a pet parade, a pumpkin patch for smaller goblins and a monster mash street dance at 7 p.m. Entrance to the museum and street dance are free from noon to 4 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m., but the Haunted Asylum is $4 per person. Children 10 and younger are free. Costumes are optional. Information: (903) 753-8103 or <a href="http://LMFA.org">LMFA.org</a>.
■ <strong>Trunk-or-Treat</strong> at Longview Regional Medical Center, 4 to 6 p.m. today, 2901 N. Fourth St..
■ <strong>Winterfield United Methodist Church Fall Fest</strong>, 2616 Tryon Road, 4 to 6 p.m. today. Games for children including a moon walk and hayride as well as board games for adults.
A trunk-or-treat is also scheduled. Scary costumes discouraged. Information: (903) 753-4825.
■ <strong>Trunk or Treat</strong> at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1700 Blue Ridge Parkway, 6-8 p.m. today. Hot dogs and root beer will be available as well as decorated vehicles with candy and games for young and old. Masks are not appropriate for the event.
■ <strong>First Baptist Church Fall Fest</strong>, 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at South and Fredonia streets in downtown Longview in the ROC parking lot.
■ <strong>First United Methodist Church Totally Bananaz for Jesus Concert</strong> <strong>and</strong> <strong>Trunk-or-Treat,</strong> 4 p.m. Sunday, 400 N. Fredonia St. in the Faith Center.
■ <strong>Grace Creek Church Fall Fest,</strong> 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, 1001 W. Hawkins Parkway.
■ Victory Temple Faith to Faith Ministry, 2133 S. Eastman Road, Longview, <strong>Octoberfest-Harvest</strong>, 4 p.m. Sunday. Guest: Bishop Jerry Davis of the Faith Cathedral of Praise International Ministries, Fort Worth.
■ Woodland Hills Baptist Church, 2105 E. Loop 281, Longview, <strong>Fall Festival Sunday</strong> from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Hayrides, music, bounce house, cars with candy, games, rides and food.
■ Trunk or Treat at New Horizon Church of God, 1305 Jenny St., starting 6 p.m. Sunday.
■ <strong>Fall Fest</strong> at Parkway Baptist Church, 1600 Blueridge Parkway. Games, free hot dogs and drinks 6-8 p.m. today.
■ Longview Christian Church, 20th annual <strong>HighLight Night,</strong> 6:45 p.m. Sunday. About 60 game booths geared toward children 12 and younger. Scary costumes discouraged.
■ Fall Fest at Trinity Baptist Church, Texas 149, from 4-6 p.m. Sunday. In addition to the numerous booths, a firetruck helicopter is scheduled. Happy the Clown is scheduled to make balloon animals. A train ride, bounce house, door prizes, cake walk and door prizes will also be part of the activities.
■ Historic Jefferson Railway's <strong>Terror on the Bayou Runaway Fright Train</strong> G and PG-13 runs are oriented to specific age groups today and Sunday. Information: (903) 665-6400 or (903) 742-2041.
■ The Historic Jefferson Ghost Walk tour departs 8 p.m. every Friday and today in downtown Historic Jefferson Texas.
Tour departs from the corner of Austin and Vale street from the vacant lot next to the Jefferson Hotel. For information, call (903) 665-6289 or go to <a href= "http://www.jeffersonghostwalk.com">www.jeffersonghostwalk.com</a>
■ Chalk Hill Assembly of God, 14144 CR 2164N (off CR 1716), <strong>Pumpkin Patch</strong>, 4 to 8 p.m. today and Sunday. Class and group tours available 9 a.m. to noon weekdays. Information: (903) 643-3579.
■ St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 214 College Ave., sixth annual <strong>Pumpkin Patch</strong> Several varieties of pumpkins for sale. Free activities 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Information: (903) 657-3154.
■ White Oak High School Band Boosters present a fall carnival from 3-7 p.m. today in the secondary cafeteria. Games, cake walk, dunking booth and food concessions available and costumes are welcome.
For information, call (903) 291-2028.
■ <strong>The Asylum,</strong> haunted house, 1014 W. First St., is open 7:30 to 11 p.m. today and until midnight on Halloween. Admission is $8. Information: <a href= "http://hauntdetails.com">hauntdetails.com</a> or (903) 466-2748.
■ <strong>Outdoor Halloween carnival,</strong> 6-8 p.m today at the livestock pavilion behind the civic center. Games, hayride and lots of treats all free. Costumes encouraged. Contact <a href= "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a> or call (903) 575-4000 for information.
■ Trick-or-Treat on Main Street will be 5-7 p.m. today in downtown Pittsburg. The costume contest for kids will be at the red light at 6 p.m. Twenty downtown businesses are expected to participate.
■ <strong>A</strong> <strong>Spook Walk,</strong> 7 p.m. to midnight today and Sunday, is in the 13,000-square-foot Circle B building in Jones Shopping Center, and will take 15-20 minutes. This year's theme will simulate people's first nightmares.There will be a little more blood and gore this year. Tickets: $10 for adults and $5 for children younger than 13. Adult accompaniment is recommended for children younger than 13.
■ <strong>Saw Mill Ranch</strong> haunted house and hayride, 18888 Texas 155 South, 7 p.m. to midnight today; 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday. Haunted house, $15 with flyer, $13 and $12 online; Haunted Hayride $8 with flyer, $6 and $5 online. Bring a blanket and two cans of food per person for the Salvation Army Blanket drive and the East Texas Food bank for extra savings.
■ The Beckville Pride Playground Project is sponsoring a Haunted Trail as a fundraiser for the community playground at 8 p.m. today and Sunday. The hayride begins and ends at the Beckville City Park on FM 959 in Beckville. Children 10 and younger must be with an adult. Cost: $5