This year, Henderson is offering several safe, fun Halloween activities for both little ones and an older crowd.
The annual Spooks and Legends Walking Tour will be held Saturday, October 16 at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. This tour highlights some of the spooky folklore and legends of Henderson County. There have been several additions this year, so feel free to come if you've been before! Meet at The Depot at 101 N. Water St.
Audubon State Park will offer two events this year. On Monday, October 25 at 6 p.m., join members of the Paranormal Investigators of Henderson, Kentucky at the Audubon Museum as they discuss their latest search into ghost stories and sightings. This free program gives onlookers a chance to learn about this group, their experiences and recent research.
On Saturday, October 30 from 4 p.m. – 9 p.m., the park will present Halloween Spooktacular for children. This event will feature, pumpkin painting, magicians, Halloween photos, food and a special haunted trail. The program costs $2 per person. Ages 3 and under are free.
The annual Downtown Trick or Treat and Halloween parade will be held Friday, October 29 at 5 p.m. The community is invited for safe trick or treating at downtown businesses before the parade from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
For those looking for a great place to pick pumpkins and explore a corn maze, Cate’s Corn Maze is open now until Halloween. The farm is located on Highway 1217 at Box #8132. The public if invited to explore the farm and children will love the games and obstacles set up outside.
For more information on these events and other activities in Henderson, call the Henderson County Tourist Commission at (270) 826-3128.