Zombie Fest kicks off Halloween events
Zombie Fest kicked off October’s slate of Halloween events last Saturday at Lee Newton Park. The event, hosted by Prestige Primary, benefits Georgia’s Special Olympics and local special needs classrooms.
On Halloween weekend, October 30 and 31st, area groups invite children out for Trick-or-Treating with a host of special events planned.
Tate merchants welcome kids to their downtown Saturday, Oct. 30, from 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. for trick-or- treating. An outdoor movie, Addams Family Values, will be shown at 7:30 p.m.
Trinity Church will host a fall festival on Sunday, October 31st at the JeepFest field in Marble Hill from 2-5 p.m. The event will feature inflatables, carnival games, balloon animals, crafts, face painting, scavenger hunts, hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, Kona Ice, and lots of kids prizes. All kids in attendance will get to walk down Trunk or Treat Alley as they exit for lots of great Halloween candy. And it’s all free as the church’s gift to the community. (See Page 10B for a full description of this event.)
Downtown Jasper Trick or Treating is set for Sunday, October 31st from 4-6 p.m.
Children are invited to trick-or-treat throughout Jasper’s city limits from 5-7 p.m.
Countywide the time is 5-8 p.m. on Halloween, Sunday, Oct. 31st.