Top 5 Things To Do for Halloween-Family

1. Thriller Parade and Halloween Street Party

Gateway Macon Top 5 For Halloween Thriller Parade

Thriller Parade
Friday October 26, 7pm - 9pm+
Cherry Street Plaza-Downtown Macon

The 2018 Annual Thriller Parade takes place Friday, October 26th in the Cherry Street Plaza in Downtown Macon! If you want to participate in the Thriller Parade, join us for rehearsals in Tattnall Square Park each Thursday at 7p.m. Since 2006 , the Thriller Dance parade in downtown Macon has been an annual tradition.  It's Middle Georgia's largest Halloween Street Party.  On October 26th, the pre-show is at 7pm, the parade is at 9pm, and the street party follows!

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2. Lane Southern Orchards Fall Festival

Join us here at Lane Southern Orchards throughout the month of October in celebrating fall with our giant 6-acre corn maze! The 2018 design will feature Mercer Universities Mascot, Toby.

Ages 3 and Under Free, 55+ and Military get a 10% Discount
Corn Maze & Hayride Combo:
Ages 4-12 $10 * Ages 12+ $14
Corn Maze:
Ages 4-12 $8 * Ages 12+ $11
Ages 4-12 $3 * Ages 12+ $5

Corn Maze Hours
School Groups- M-F: 10am – 2:30pm
General Public: Mon-Tues: Closed
Wed-Fri: 12noon-6pm
Saturday-Sunday: 10am-6pm

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3. Macon-Bibb Parks & Recreation Annual Fall Festival

Gateway Macon Top 5 Halloween Family Central City Park Trunk or Treat

Macon Bibb Parks & Recreation FREE Fall Festival
Friday October 26, 2018 - 6p-8pm
Central City Park

The Macon-Bibb County Recreation Department presents the Annual FREE Fall Festival Event..BIGGER and on the look out for exciting details HERE!

+Face Painting
+Local Mascots
+Story Time with Washington Memorial Library
+Costume Parade......and MORE!

For more Information Call 478-621-6281

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4. Downtown Macon Trick Or Treat

Trick Or Treat
Wednesday October 31, 2018
Downtown Macon

On Halloween (Wednesday, October 31) from 4pm to 7pm, downtown Macon businesses and organizations will open their doors to trick-or-treaters. Families are invited to visit downtown retailers and restaurants in our walkable and safe urban core. Furry friends are welcome too!

Stop by our Halloween Headquarters located in Hollingsworth Park (on Poplar Street in the block between Third Street and MLK Jr. Blvd.) to pick up a map to guide you through our Treat Trail. Also be sure to grab a Halloween Comicfest Scavenger Hunt sponsored by Comics Plus of Macon to help you find all the free comic books scattered in businesses throughout downtown.

As you visit downtown businesses, venture through alleys filled with ghastly games and spooky surprises organized by the Downtown Macon Community Association.

This event is free and open to the public. Happy Halloween!

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5. City Lights & Hallow Nights - Gray Georgia

City Lights & Hallow Nights
Saturday October 20th at 5:30pm
Downtown Gray

The 2018 Annual City Lights and Hallow Nights will kick off Saturday October 20th at 5:30pm in the parking lots of First Baptist Gray. This is a Fall Festival and Truck or Treat with 1000 pounds of candy, carnival games, inflatables, costume contest, free boiled peanuts, face painting, and petting zoo.  From
Food vendors will be on site for dinner purchase.

Admission for a family is a kid-friendly snack to benefit kids in JC Elementary.

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Have a spooktacular and safe time with your family during this Halloween season!

-Your Gatekeepers

BONUS:  Bass Pro Shops Great Pumpkin Celebration

Free 4x6 Photo with the Peanuts Gang October 20th & 21st, 26th-31st!
Other events and activities include crafts, trick-or-treating, free crafts, cookie decorating, costume contests, costume parades, and more.  Check their event page for dates and times!

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