April – October 2014
The Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine opens April 1st for the 2014 season (closes Nov 1). Operating hours are from 10am to 6pm with last tour departing at 5:30pm. Special arrangements can be made for group tours. Adults $20, Children $12, Seniors $15, Military $14. Group Tour rates available.
Take in the beautiful fall colors on this scenic chairlift ride to the top of the mountain at Winterplace Ski Resort. Ride the lift back down or take a scenic hike back down. Noon to 5pm every Saturday and Sunday in October.
Fright Nights is bigger and scarier this Halloween featuring haunted attractions. There is a new theme each year. This year will feature Horror Movie Mayhem: Haunted Trail. Uncle Hershel’s Ride of Terror, 3D Nightmare and Apocalypse-Zombie Laser Tag. Come visit these thrilling haunted happenings. Open October 11, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31 and November 1, 2014.
“Frankie and Johnny in the Clair DeLune” by Terrance McNally will be performed at The Raleigh October 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, and 25th at 8pm. A special matinee performance will be held on October 19 at 4pm.
Looking for a scary good time? Come to Lake Stephens for the Haunted Trail. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 5-12. Open October 17, 18, 24, 25, 30 & 31st. There will be a Purple Pumpkin Festival at the beginning of the trail (Lake Stephens Overlook) that will have pumpkin carving, face painting, hot chocolate, chili and BBQ.
On October 25th there will be a special Camp or Treat at Lake Stephens RV Park where they will have campers or local businesses in each of the 100 sites. Treating begins at 7pm but from 3-6 there will be activities for the kids including pumpkin carving, arts and crafts, bounce houses and more – this October 25th special event is free for all attendees.
Get your scare on at the Little Beaver Haunted Trail. Enjoy fifteen nights of ghosts and goblins during a stroll on our haunted trail. Fun for all ages. Activity from 7-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 7 – 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
Come out, in costume, and enjoy a screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This will be an interactive production with throwables, costume contests and more. Show starts at 8:15pm.
Burning Rock Outdoor Adventure Park is open for some scary business. The Libery High School Project Graduation folks are putting on a Haunted Barn. Open from 7:30 to 10:30 on Oct 24, 25 and 30th. There will also be free “Trunk or Treating” for kids ages 4-12 on Oct 30th from 5:30 to 7:30 with a Costume Contest, ages 4-12, preceding Trunk or Treating (Oct 30, 4:30). During these special dates Burning Rock will also be offering a zipline special for just $25. Come out and get scared on the trail then zip through the sky!
4th Annual event. Join us for a family-friendly Halloween fun fest!
Ghouls, Monsters and ‘demonic divas’ will fill the convention center for an all day Halloween-themed roller derby event. There will be a total of 6 teams skating. The “Vamped Vixons”, “Maulin Monsters”, “Living Dead Dames”, “Demonic Divas”, “Horrific Howlers” and “Golden Ghouls”. This is a family friendly event. Skaters will be dressed up with faces painted and we encourage people to do the same! Doors open at 2pm.