This year’s fall schedule of events is stuffed fuller than a trick-or-treat bag on Halloween night.
Whether you like Halloween scary or sweet, there are plenty of ways to celebrate fall in South Mississippi and the party’s already started.
Many of the pumpkin patches and fall attractions on the Coast accept only cash, so be prepared.
Here’s a lineup of fall and Halloween events on the Coast:
▪ Oct. 30-31 — Terror on The Coast, a haunted house experience in a huge movie prop warehouse at 3420 Giles Road in Gulfport. The Coast’s largest haunted house plus character photos, DJ, refreshments. Tickets are $20, or VIP tickets to skip the line are $30.
▪ Through Oct. 31 — or until pumpkins are gone. Biloxi Pumpkin Patch at Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, 1904 Popp’s Ferry Road, Biloxi. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sundays noon-6 p.m.
▪ Sept. 28-Nov. 2 — Seward Farms Halloween, Tanner Williams Road, Lucedale. Open 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturdays. Corn maze, pig races, funny farm golf, hayrides and cow train, jumping pillow, tube slide, corn cannon, pony rides, farm animals, goat walk. Field of Fright and Haunted Hayride open Oct. 12, 19 and 26 at dusk. Admission is cash only and is $13-$15. Trick or treat day is Oct. 26. 228-641-3936
▪ Sept. 28-Nov. 3 — Pumpkin Patch & Maze at 115 B&W Road, Wiggins. Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $9 for ages 3 and up and includes maze, hayride to pumpkin patch, animal barnyard, farm playground, unlimited rides on cow train, corn box. Outdoor movie and flashlight maze is $5 for ages 3 and up from 7-10 p.m. Saturdays. General store and concessions.
▪ Nov. 1 — A&W Christmas Tree Farm & Pumpkin Patch, 13001 Forts Lake Road, Moss Point. Train ride to pumpkin field, slide, sandbox, hoop game. Dogs allowed on leashes. No entry fee. Train ride $2 each except babies. 251-751-2596
▪ Oct. 12-31 — Pumpkin Patch at Christus Victor Lutheran Church, 2755 Bienville Blvd., Ocean Springs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
▪ Oct.30-31 — Haunted House of Pain is open 6-10 p.m. in the Recreation Center at D’Iberville Sports Complex, 10063 Kajja Drive. Admission is donation of a canned good. 228-343-1246
▪ Oct. 30-Nov. 2 — Halloween at the Fairgrounds. 6 p.m. at Harrison County Fairgrounds, 15321 County Farm Road, Gulfport. Haunted barn. Trunk-or-Treat Thursday at 6 p.m. and costume contest at 7 p.m. with free refreshments.
▪ Oct. 31 — Trick or Treat Down the Street in Ocean Springs, with downtown businesses passing out candy to kids at 5 p.m. It is followed by Witches Ride, a bicycle ride through the downtown area from 5-6 p.m. Theatre tudents from Ocean Springs High School will perform “thriller’ dances throughout the evening. Trick or treat from 6-8 p.m.
▪ Oct. 31 — Trunk or Treat at Lakeshore Wine and Liquor, 7136 Lower Bay Road. 5-7:30 p.m.Community is invited to decorate their car trunks and hand out candy to the kids.
▪ Oct. 31 — D’Iberville Trunk or Treat 5:30-7:30 p.m. At Bobby Eleuterius Recreational Field, Brodie Road, D’Iberville.
▪ Oct. 31 — Kroctoberfest, 5:30-8 p.m. at The Salvation Army Kroc Center, 575 Division St., Biloxi. Costume contest for all ages; no adult masks. Free admission with food for purchase. 228-207-1218
▪ Oct. 31 – Mermaids Revenge Halloween Party 9 p.m. at The Mermaid Dive Bar, 709 Howard Ave., Biloxi. Cash prizes for best costume, best mermaid and best couple.
▪ Oct. 31 — Free “Rocky Horror Picture Show” at Hard Rock Casino. Free. 8 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m. All seating will be first come first served. The audience can bring props but they can’t resemble weapons and can’t be thrown at the screen. Costumes are allowed but no masks or excessive face painting. 228-374-7625
▪ Oct. 31 — Biloxi Little Theater presents “Rocky Horror Picture Show” Movie Madness Experience at 9 p.m. at 220 Lee St., Biloxi. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Featuring professional shadow cast in front of the movie screen. Costume contest and cash bar. $15 admission and prop kids sold for $5. must be 18 or older. 228-432-8543.
▪ Nov. 1 — Boo on the Rue at Rue Magnolia, downtown Biloxi. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free admission. Costume contest, chili cook-off by area businesses. 228-435-6149
▪ Nov. 1 — Art and the Afterlife and Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. 6-9 p.m. Make and take arts and crafts, painting with artist Carmen Lugo. Fashion contest and alter contest. $15 admission. $10 food plates available plus beer and sangria. 228-374-5547
▪ Nov. 2— Day of the Dead (All Souls Day) at The 100 Men Hall, 303 Union St., Bay St. Louis. Decorated altars honoring the souls of loved ones who have passed. 4 p.m. alter viewing. 5 p.m Mariachi band. 6 p.m. judging. 7 p.m. DJ and tamales by Chef Chris Hayes of The Smoking Oyster. Tickets are $5 in advance; $10 at the door.
▪ Oct. 31 — Cedar Rest Cemetery Tour , 200 S. Second Street, Bay St. Louis, at sunset on Halloween. 5:30-7:30p.m. Members in period dress portray citizens buried at Cedar Rest. Hot dogs, chili dogs, homemade cookies and punch available and candy for the kids. Donations welcome. 228-467-4090
▪ Nov. 8-9 — Live Oak Cemetery Tour. Church Street, across from Trinity Episcopal Church, Pass Christian. 5-7 p.m. Live enactment in by Pass Christian School District students in period dress. Cookies, coffee and hot chocolate for all .Donations welcome. 228-223-5479
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