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What’s happening for Halloween on Coast

Skulls, skeletons and bats line the water way at Gulf Islands Waterpark
Skulls, skeletons and bats line the water way at Gulf Islands Waterpark ttisbell@sunherald.com

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Monday

Pumpkin Patch

Church of the Redeemer, 1904 Popp’s Ferry Road, Biloxi

9 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon-7 p.m. Sundays

Spooky movies for teens

Ina Thompson Moss Point Library, 4119 Bellview St. Teens are invited to Spooky Movie Day to enjoy favorite movies and refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. Details: 228-475-7462.

5 p.m.

Tuesday

Paranormal Investigations

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Highway 49, Gulfport. Free. Science Cafe on the Coast presents Shadowz Paranormal Investigations, a science-based team from Biloxi and Knoxville, Tennessee. Join to learn about these paranormal investigators. Science Cafe on the Coast offers those with minimal science background the chance to meet and discuss scientific issues in a relaxed social setting. Admission is free and open to all. Details: 228-832-6924 or 228-214-3467 or Adrienne.mcphaul@usm.edu. www.harrison.lib.ms.us.

6-7:30 p.m.

Wednesday

Halloween Fun Ride & Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger hunt bike ride. Cyclists will be given a map and clues for items to collect on a 6-mile course. The ride begins and ends at the Biloxi Visitors Center, 1050 Beach Blvd. Riders must have helmets and bicycle lights. 228-435-6339 or mainstreet@biloxi.ms.us.

6 p.m.

Thursday

Glow Nights

Zip ‘N Fun Adventure Park, 17200 16th St., Gulfport. Price: Tree Top Course first half $14.99; all $22.99; Junior Course $9.99. 228-324-5199

5-8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays through Oct. 29

Sneak Preview of Old Biloxi Cemetery Tour

City Hall, 140 Lameuse St., Biloxi. Hosted by Local History & Genealogy Library/Biloxi Public Library. Theme is “The Mayors of Biloxi.” Hear the history of Biloxi’s leaders and the buildings that served as City Hall. Free. Refreshments provided.

5:30 p.m.

Fall Leaf Candleholder crafting

St. Martin Public Library, 15004 Lemoyne Blvd. Join in the fun of decorating simple and charming candle holders using mason jars with autumn leaves. Learn techniques and tips for craft projects in the meeting room. Designed for ages 12 and older. All supplies will be furnished. Registration is suggested by calling 392-3250.

5:30 p.m.

Halloween Nights of Lights

Gulf Islands Waterpark, off U.S. 49 to Landon Road, Gulfport. The water fun is done for the season but now Halloween lights are strung throughout the park. $5 admission. Extras are free trick-or-treating event Oct. 14 and Zombie Laser Tag Hero’s Laser Tag (extra $5 fee) on Oct. 20-22 and Oct. 27-31. 228-324-5199

6-10 p.m. Oct. 20-22, Oct. 27-31

Friday

‘Boo’ Connects

Biloxi Bay Chamber networking event at Colonial Park, 2318 Pass Road, Biloxi. Costume contest, The Band Stellar, chili cook-off. Donations collected for the Humane Society of South Mississippi. 228-435-6149

5-10 p.m.

Halloween at Hiller Park

Barbara Ferrill Softball Fields for ages 11 and under. Costume contest begins at 5:30 p.m. Prizes in three age groups. Fire truck rides at 6 p.m. Games and inflatables start at 6:30 p.m. Trick-or-treating with local businesses, movie at dusk is “Hotel Transylvania.” DJ, free admission. 228-388-7170 or programs@biloxi.ms.us

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Cinema by the Spooky Shore

Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park, Gulfport. Free. Costume contest for kids starts at 6:30 p.m. Movie “Hotel Transylvania 2” starts at 7:15 p.m. This is in conjunction with National Night Out Against Crime with free Halloween bags, safety tips, police displays, pizza, candy.

6 p.m.

Halloween Cooking Class and Party

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. $12.50 per person. Come dressed in your costume for parade and enjoy spooky crafts. Menu includes monster sandwiches, healthy candy corn snack, pumpkin patch pudding cup and witches brew. Advance registration required at www.lmdc.org or by calling 228-897-6039.

6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Great Haunted Halloween Bicycle Tour

At the corner of Delmas Avenue and Magnolia Street in Pascagoula for a costume and decorated bike contest. Judging starts at 6:15 p.m. Electric light parade at 7:30 p.m. Bicycle tour immediately follows the parade. Lights required. 228-938-2356 or kducote@cityofpascagoula.com

6-9 p.m.

Southern Promiseland Farm Corn Maze & Pumpkins

1212 Raygan Lane, Kiln. 10-acre corn maze, roping arena, hayrides, farm animals, pumpkin patch. Cash only: $7 ages 3-11 and $8 ages 12 and up. 228-255-4866

Fridays 6-9 p.m., Saturdays 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Two Sundays: Oct. 16 and Oct. 23, 1-4 p.m.

Cinema by the Spooky Shore

Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park, 1177 20th Ave., Gulfport. Free. National Night Out Against Crime. Candy, refreshments and police static displays. Costume Contest for kids 12 and under. Film: “Hotel Transylvania 2.”

6-9:30 p.m.

Hero’s Haunt

Hero’s Laser Tag, 3340 C Avenue, Gulfport. $10. 228-239-3462

6-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 12

Terror on the Coast

Haunted house at The Warehouse, 3450 Giles Road, Gulfport, features props from movie sets and actors in costume. $17. 228- 341-1327

7-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 31

Halloween Masquerade Ball

Bay St. Louis Community Center, 301 Blaize Ave. Music by Pitcher Point, food, costume contest with more than $1,000 in prizes, cash bar and silent auction. Benefits Hope Haven Children’s Advocacy Center. Tickets: hopehavencac.org or 466-6395.

9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Saturday

Monster Mash Dash

Washington Street Pier, Bay St Louis. Hosted by On the Run Youth Running Club. Dress in costume for the 5K, half-mile and 1-mile races. Benefits the Vibe Elite All Star Cheer Team. Details: ontherunyrc.org

8 a.m.-11 a.m.

Pumpkin Patch

Farmer Brown’s Southern Farm, 19162 Borzik Road, Saucier. $10. 228-364-2534

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 30

First Fall Festival

Williams Family Farms, 98 B&W Road, Wiggins. Pumpkin patch, maze, live music, family-friendly activities. $9; free for children 2 and under. 601-528-0459.

Saturdays 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sundays 1-5 p.m. through Oct. 30

Seward Farms Corn Maze and Family Fun

Tanner Williams Road, Lucedale. Corn maze, pig races, hayrides, cow train, tube slide, corn cannon, farm animals, goat walk, pony rides and field of freight. $12 ages 3 and older. 228-641-3936

10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 5

Fatima Elementary School Halloween Carnival

Our Lady of Fatima Elementary School, 320 Jim Money Road, Biloxi. Free admission. Rides, inflatables, knockerball, game booths, food vendors, boo bus and more. 228-388-3602. www.olfschool.org

11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Fall Festival

Westminster Presbyterian Church at Bayou View Park, 4901 Jefferson Ave., Gulfport. Children’s costume contest at 3:30 p.m., music by Bryan Batson, arts and crafts, games and food drive for Feed My Sheep. Free. 228-864-3143

2-4 p.m.

Moonlight Masquerade

The Redding House, 770 Jackson Ave., Biloxi, next to Merit Health Center. Music, hors d’oeuvres, signature drinks, costume contest, silent auction and two raffles with a trip for two to Savannah, Georgia, among the prizes. Admission $60. Benefits Gulf Coast Women’s Center for Nonviolence. Tickets: gcwcfn.org/mm16

6-10 p.m.

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