Calender of Halloween Events


By Rachel George – Entertainment Editor

Vala’s Pumpkin Patch

Every Mon. through Wed. – Discounted admission at $9.75. Free s’mores from 6-8 p.m. at Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite.

Every Thurs. – Free hotdogs from 5-8 p.m.


Hot Haunted Houses

Still looking for some holiday fun? Hit up these Nebraska haunted houses – they’ll give you something to be scared about.

Scary Acres (Omaha), Cornstalk Haunted Festival (Ogaliala), Eagle Hollow Haunts (Eagle), Haunted Theatre (Republican City), Mystery Manor Haunted Theatre (Omaha), Ranch of Terror (Omaha), Scream Extreme (Omaha), Screamers Haunted House (Omaha), Nebraska Carnival of Fear (Lincoln), Shadows of the Unknown (Omaha).

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2nd Annual Omaha’s Great Pumpkin

Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Village Pointe

Free festival featuring pumpkin carving, including professional and celebrity carvers.


Monster Dash Run – Team Nebraska

Oct. 30 at 7 a.m.

Sign up at Must be registered to participate.


Symphony Spooktacular

Oct. 31 at 2 p.m.

Omaha Symphony concert and costume contest.

Visit for more information.


Cemetery Scavenger Hunt

Oct. 16-31, Weeping Water, Neb.

Search for clues at historical cemeteries and earn a chance at winning more than $300 worth of prizes – all entries will be entered into a random drawing

Visit for an entry form, clues and other information.