Several Events below at various locations:
Cary’s Great Pumpkin Carve
135 W. Chatham Street in Downtown Cary
2-8 p.m. | All ages | Free
Join us for Cary’s Great Pumpkin Carve! Stop by the Pumpkin Patch to pick out the perfect pumpkin to carve at one of the carving stations or bring your own. Pumpkins will be lit for display and judged in a variety of categories. Stay for family friendly Halloween specials shown outdoors, including “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”! Pumpkins are for sale at low cost; all other activities are free. For more, call (919) 469-4061.
Pumpkin Patch and Carving Stations | 2-5:30 p.m.
3D Pumpkin Carving Instructional | 2:30 & 4:30 p.m.
Pumpkin Lighting & Judging | 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Family Friendly Halloween TV Specials | 6:45-7:45 p.m.
To sign up for the 3D Carving Instructional, please email Ryan.O’Quinn@townofcary.org. Instructional is appropriate for ages 13+ and is free with the purchase of a $5 pumpkin.
Haunted Tales of Yesteryear
Page Walker Arts & History Center
7 & 9 p.m. | Ages 12 and up | $17
Spooky stories and ghostly legends sure to send chills up your spine are dramatized by Cary Players. Encounter the long-departed Caryites brought to life by the power of a “spiritual medium” in the haunted halls of the old hotel that saw it all. Seating is limited — get your tickets soon! For more information, call (919) 460-4963.
Herbert’s Haunted House
Herbert C. Young Community Center
6:30–9 p.m. | All ages | $2
Join us at Herbert’s Haunted House where the Cary Teen Council will take you on a spooky walk through their house of horrors. Those who dare will navigate through the building to experience all of the thrills that Cary’s teens have dreamed-up to get your adrenaline rushing! All ages welcome but parental discretion is advised!
For more information, call (919) 460-4965.
Halloween Mall Crawl
Cary Towne Center
4–5:30 p.m. | All ages | Free
Calling all goblins, ghosts, princesses, superheroes, and everything in between! Dress in your best Halloween costume and join us for an afternoon of trick-or-treating, storytelling, and a magic show. (formerly Safe-N-Sane event)