Halloween Hauntings 2012 (UPDATE)

Published: Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 10:29 AM.

A family fun day will be held for Scouts and the public from 1-6 p.m. Oct. 27 next to Bas Pro Shops at Destin Commons with activities for the family. There will be a Pirate Costume Contest at 5 p.m. at the registration area. The Haunted Tent opens at 6 p.m. Scouts can make a donation, for the public $5. Meal deal concessions and Pirate Patch available for $1.50.

Fall Festival

Destin Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, 195 Mattie K Blvd. in Destin, will host a Fall Festival from 3-7 p.m. Oct. 26. There will be a Chili Cook Off provided by local health vendors, tours with door prizes, arts and craft vendors, kids games, face painting, bouncy house, a kids Halloween costume contest, and lots of health information provided by all of the health vendors in our area. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. Call 687-0110.


Celebrate a full weekend of Halloween activities at HarborWalk Village for this year's Pumpkinpalooza.

• Oct. 26 at 8 p.m. — Rocky Horror Picture Show shadow cast on the main stage. Props will be provided, costumes are expected, and doing the time warp is mandatory. Audience participation encouraged. Mature audience material, not recommended for young children under 12. Contact Caroline Majure at clmsings@yahoo.com to audition or participate in this production.
• Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. —See hundreds of costumes in a lighted FantaSEA Pardi Parade. Then it's the wacky, wild and wonderful Fifth Annual Adult Halloween costume contest on the HarborWalk Village stage at 9 p.m. The winning stakes are high with more categories and better prizes than ever.
• Oct. 28 from 2-5 p.m. — Little ghosts and goblins can ride HarborWalk Village Express, a spunky kid-friendly spooky train ride around the village during the Not-So-Spooky Family Fun Fest. Take home treats and Halloween candy bags at the pumpkin-palooza station. Costumed kids can Trick or Treat at all of HarborWalk Village merchants. A children's costume contest will be held on center stage. The pet howl o' ween costume contest begins at 4 p.m. and is open for all four legged costumed creatures. All proceeds from the pet costume contest will benefit Alaqua Animal Refuge.

Terrifying Tram Ride and Fantasyland

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