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Spooky Family Fun Things to Do This Fall

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We’ve got some spooktacular fun things to do this fall in Onslow County, for all ages!  From pumpkin carving, hayrides, haunted corn mazes, costume contests, car races, and more!  We look forward to seeing you this October, #OnlyinOnslow! 👻🎃

Monster Bash @ Onslow Pines Park

Monster Bash-Trunk or Treat event is just around the corner! Grab your costumes, gather the family and get ready for some fun, games and candy!

DATE: October 23
TIME: 4pm – 8:30pm
LOCATION:  Onslow Pines Park, 1244 Onslow Pines Rd.

Halloween Havoc Night of Destuction @ Good Year All American Speedway

Enjoy a night full of Racing, Demolition Derby, and a costume contest for all ages.  The Inaugural Halloween Havoc demolition derby/night of destruction at Goodyear All American Speedway features plenty of carnage and action.

DATE: October 23
TIME: 5pm
LOCATION:  4744 Richlands Hwy., Jacksonville, NC
ADMISSION:  Visit Website:

Halloween Fest @ Humphrey Farms

Halloween is HUGE at Humphrey Farm!!! Join us for a family-friendly Halloween event with Games, Food Trucks, Inflatables, Horse Rides, Costume Contests, Cow Train and Hay Rides, Vendors and shopping the Farm Village, Halloween Photo Ops and Music – then at dark we start the Haunted Halloween Trunk or Treat. Karaoke and Line Dancing until 11pm.

DATE: October 23
TIME: 3pm
LOCATION:  522 Willis Landing Rd., Hubert

Fishstrong Friday Nights Haunted Hayride and Walking Trail

Our Annual Fishstrong Fright Nights Haunted Hayride and Walking Trail. As every year, we have changed things up a bit with new scares and frightful attractions that you will not want to miss! There is a concession stand, carnival games, and a pumpkin patch. As always proceeds from the events will go to help North Carolina families that are experiencing life-altering illness.

REMAINING DATES: October 22, 29
TIME: 7 pm-until
TICKET SALES: 6 pm-10:30 pm
LOCATION:  Fishstrong Foundation, 3100 Freedom Way, Hubert
ADMISSION:  Hayride- $12 | Walking Trail – $9 | Combo – $18

Mike’s Farm – Back Swamp Volunteer Fire Department Haunted Hayride

The Back Swamp Volunteer Fire Department and Mike’s Farm is looking forward to seeing you this fall at Mike’s Farm for their annual Haunted Hayride!  Enjoy some hauntingly good food and items for the young and young at heart will be available for purchase near the ticket booths!  All proceeds benefit the Fountaintown FD and the Backswamp VFD.

DATES: October 28,29, 30
TIME: from dark until sold out
LOCATION:  Mike’s Farm, 1600 Haw Branch Road, Richlands
ADMISSION:  Hayride- $10 | Children 5 years and under are free

Hog Wild at Howard Farm Hogs Forest of Terror

We have partnered with the Half Moon Volunteer Fire Department to put on an epic Halloween terror trail.  The last tickets will be sold at 11:30pm on those nights.  Half of the proceeds go to benefit the Half Moon VFD.
*This is NOT an event for small children*

DATES: October 28, 29, 30
TIME: 7 pm – midnight
LOCATION:  Hogwild at Howard Farms, 165 Rhodestown Rd., Jacksonville
ADMISSION:  $12 per person. Tickets sold at the gate only.

Hog Wild at Howard Farms

Welcome to Hog Wild at Howard Farms!! We have a 5-acre corn maze, kiddie maze, barrel train ride, tube slides, corn hut, hayrides, pumpkins and much more!!

DATES: October – Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
TIME: Fridays 6pm – 9pm, Saturdays 11am – 9pm, Sunday 1pm – 6pm
LOCATION:  Hogwild at Howard Farms, 165 Rhodestown Rd., Jacksonville
ADMISSION:  $10 plus $2 for hayride.  Children 2 and under are FREE

Zing Zumm’s Not So Spooky Halloween Party

It’s going to be a spook-tacular Friday here at Zing Zumm! Put on your Halloween costume and join in on the fun anytime between 9am-5pm. We will have music, crafts, face painting, a scavenger hunt and goodie bags. Our Halloween Party is FREE with admission and registration is not required.

DATE: October 29
TIME: 9am-5pm
LOCATION:  Zing Zumm Children’s Museum, 625 New Bridge St., Jacksonville, NC

YoBre’z Frozen Dessert Bar  – Trunk-or-Treat

Family Fun event, costumes are encouraged but not required. Children MUST bring their own BAG or BUCKET for candy. We will have Food Vendors, Funnel Cakes, Candy Apples, Games and Lots of Candy!

DATE: October 30
TIME: 6pm-8:30pm
LOCATION:  YoBre’z Frozen Dessert Bar, 715 Gum Branch Rd, Suite 6, Jacksonville

Sturgeon City – Spooktacular Science Family

DATE: October 30
TIME: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
LOCATION:  Sturgeon City, 50 Court Street, Jacksonville, NC
REGISTRATION:  Sturgeon City website
ADMISSION:  $7 per person.  Children 2 and under FREE

Costumes encouraged! Join us for a Halloween Spooktacular! Explore different science stations and trick or treat along the way! Don’t forget to bring a basket for candy!  Keep checking here and our Social Media for station topics and exciting news!

Tickets will be sold in 30-minute time slots to help control the number of people in the building.

Agave Azul Modern Mex & Cantina – Dia De Los Muertos Salsa Latin Night

DATE: October 30
TIME: 9pm
LOCATION:  Sneads Ferry

Come celebrate Dia De los Muertos October 30th. We are celebrating Day of the dead. We will have a costume contest, 1st winner $200.00 dollars, We will have a DJ playing the hottest jams.

Boos & Booze Halloween Party @ Huffman Vineyards

DATE: October 30
TIME: 6 pm –
LOCATION:  Huffman Vineyards, 221 Haw Branch Road, Richlands