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Orlando First in Family Halloween Attractions


Already a family-friendly tourist destination, Orlando heightens its appeal this fall by hosting the most Halloween events of any city in the country. more
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New Orleans Hotel Hosts Family Halloween Tea


The Windsor Court Hotel and Audubon Zoo are teaming up this fall to bring New Orleans visitors a special treat. The hotel will host a three-course Halloween Tea at Le Salon where families can enjoy seasonal desserts and teas while spending time with creepy, crawly guests from the zoo. more
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Pumpkin Festival a Great Bet for Families Visiting SF Area


Visitors to the San Francisco Bay Area will have a chance to take part in a great (and free!) local tradition, the annual Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival. Returning for its 43rd year on October 19-20, the festival will feature live music, 250 booths with original art and handcrafted goods, and (of course) lots of pumpkins more
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Families Enjoy Halloween Fun at Six Flags Fright Fest


Fright Fest returns to Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey for what promises to be its spookiest year yet. Running weekends through October 27, visitors of all ages can take advantage of the park’s variety of Halloween-themed shows and attractions. more
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In the Bronx, Kids Celebrate Halloween with Boo at the Zoo


Boo at the Zoo returns this year on October 5th for five fun-filled weekends. Adopting a dragons and dinosaurs theme, the Bronx Zoo has a host of activities planned to help families celebrate the Halloween season. Visitors can tour the Museum of UnNatural Mysteries, catch a magic show, try their luck in the hay maze, or explore the Extinct Animal Graveyard. more
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Ghost Tours Return to Mark Twain House and Museum in Connecticut


October 4th marks the return of Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours to the Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, CT. Over the course of an hour, participants will learn about the house’s haunted history (featured on an episode of SyFy’s Ghost Hunters) and see the places where guests and staff have reported paranormal encounters. more
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10 ways to kick-start family Halloween outings during October


Vampires stalk potential victims at Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Kids don’t have to wait until Halloween to don their costumes and collect treats — not when every place from museums to aquariums to zoos to theme parks are celebrating Halloween the entire month of October with haunted houses, spooky corn mazes, special shows and as many treats as parents will permit. Orlando alone offers more than 80 Halloween events in the six weeks leading up to Halloween and showcases Halloween happenings all throughout October. more
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Hub Network hosting first annual Halloween Bash for kids


The Hub Network, a destination for kids and their families, will host the first “Hub Network’s First Annual Halloween Bash,” to be broadcast on Saturday, October 26, 2013 on the cable channel. more
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Take the family on a ghost boat tour in the Wisconsin Dells


A new fall chill in the air will usher in one of Wisconsin Dells favorite ghoulish adventures on the Wisconsin River. Dells Boat Tours’ popular Ghost Boat embarks September 20 and runs Friday and Saturday nights through October. The after-dark voyage takes passengers on an excursion upriver to the eerie Witches Gulch, hailed as one of the most haunted spots in the Dells and a fitting stop for a Halloween season scare. more
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Get beyond the neighborhood for Halloween tricks and treats


Ghost Boat Tour in Wisconsin Dells
If you’re thinking Halloween is weeks away, think again. These days, Halloween lasts the entire month of October! There are frightful — and not so frightful — theme park extravaganzas, boo at the zoos and much more... more
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