It is that spook-tacular time of here! Halloween is just around the corner! With so many Historic Homes sites located throughout central Connecticut, it is easy to get in the spirit of the season. Check out these great Halloween activities through Connecticut Landmarks  going on through the end of the month!

 

Under the Harvest Moon

Date: Saturday, October 22nd

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden (9 Main Street North, Bethlehem)

Cost: $5 per person, Free for children 4 and under

Enjoy an afternoon full of fun fall activities at Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden. There will be live music by Allen and Ian Johnson, a pumpkin painting contest, bounce house, temporary tattoos, children’s activities, and so much more! Starting at 2:30 pm, check out the Birds of Prey Program as rehabilitated injured or orphaned birds are showcased. There will also be a raffle with tickets at $2 a piece.

 

 

Hempsted Halloween

Date: Saturday, October 22nd

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Hempsted Houses (11 Hempstead St, New London)

Cost: FREE

Hear spooky stories from the ghosts of New Londeners! See if you are brave enough to talk to them!

 

Grave Yard Tour

Date: Saturday, October 22nd

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Nathan Hale Homestead (2299 South Street, Coventry)

Cost: $20 per person, $15 per Connecticut Landmark members

Go on a proper ghost hunt during this grave yard tour at Coventry’s Historic Cemetary. Led by the Seaside Shadows founder, you will use EMF detectors and spirit box communication equipment to interact with the ghosts on site. Reservations are required for this event. Be sure to call (860) 742-6917 or email hale@ctlandmarks.org to reserve your spot today!

Things That Go Bump In The Night

Dates: Friday, October 28th and Saturday, October 29th

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Nathan Hale Homestead (2299 South Street, Coventry)

Cost: $25 per person, $20 per Connecticut Landmark members

On a special candlelight tour, you will be led from room to room until you reach the spooky attic. Hear ghost stories from the Homestead. There will be refreshments served. Be sure to reserve your spot today. Register by calling (860) 742-6917 or emailing hale@ctlandmarks.org.