Spooky: A guide to fall events


By Merri Hanjora - mhanjora@limanews.com



Cornfields in the Lima area turn into haunts this time of year, where scary folks wield weapons.


The Lima News file photos

A group of actors at Hammer Brothers Haunted Circus in Waynesfield get into character before going out into the haunted corn maze during a past year.


The Lima News file photos

LIMA — Haunting time is upon us. We’ve compiled a list of area haunts and happenings to make sure you get in on all the fun.

Cedar Point’s HalloWeekends: 6 p.m. to midnight Fridays, 11 a.m. to midnight Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 28. Starts at $43.

Dr. Wassenstein’s Side Show - Halloween Party - Wassenberg Art Center: 7:30 p.m. to midnight, Saturday, Oct. 28 at Wassenberg Art Center, 214 S. Washington St., Van Wert. Admission: $35 for single; $50 for couple; $30 for single if WAC member; $45 couple if WAC member; $250 for a private table which includes a bottle of wine. Contact the art center at 419-238-6837 or info@wassenbergartcenter.org for tickets.

Escape from Blood Prison: 6 p.m., beginning Thursday, Oct. 12 and every Thursday through Sunday through Nov. 5, at Ohio State Reformatory, 100 Reformatory Road, Mansfield. Tickets: $20 and an extra $5 for a “touch pass” allowing actors to interact with you. Go to bloodprison.com for tickets.

Halloween Bash at The Ohio Theatre: 122 W. North St., Lima. Saturday, Oct. 28, for ages 18 and over. $10 cover charge. Doors open at 8 p.m., bands start at 9 p.m. which includes Nashville Crush and Brother Believe Me. Costume contest with cash prizes for best and most creative costumes.

Halloween ComicFest: Alter Ego Comics, downtown Lima. 419-224-6700. Noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 28 at Alter Ego Comics, 230 N. Main St., Lima.

Hammer Brothers’ Haunted Circus: 19407 state Route 117, Waynesfield. www.hammerbrothershauntedcircus.com. 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 28. Starts at $12.

Haunted Ghost Town, Findlay: 10630 County Road 40, Findlay. 419-270-2667. 7:30 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 29. Starts at $15. Friendly event noon to 4 p.m. Saturday for $5.

Lafayette Haunted Town Hall: Town Hall, 103 S. High St., Lafayette. 419-230-4619. 7:30 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 29. Adults $10, children $8.

Ohio City Halloween Party: Ohio City Community Building 503 Lambert St., Ohio City. 8 p.m. to midnight, Oct. 28. For more information contact Brenda at 419-965-2000.

Petrified Woods: 22499 Bowsher Road, Lima. 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 31. $13.

Putnam County’s Haunted Cornfield: 13360 Road 12, Ottawa. www.pchaunt.com. 7:30 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 28. Closed Sundays. $12.

Suter’s Corn Maze and Hayride: 8250 Road R, Pandora. suterproduce.com. 419-384-3665. 1 to 8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 29. Adults $6, students $4.50.

Cornfields in the Lima area turn into haunts this time of year, where scary folks wield weapons.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/10/web1_38326652smaller.jpgCornfields in the Lima area turn into haunts this time of year, where scary folks wield weapons. The Lima News file photos
A group of actors at Hammer Brothers Haunted Circus in Waynesfield get into character before going out into the haunted corn maze during a past year.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/10/web1_57334453.jpgA group of actors at Hammer Brothers Haunted Circus in Waynesfield get into character before going out into the haunted corn maze during a past year. The Lima News file photos

By Merri Hanjora

mhanjora@limanews.com

To add your event to this ongoing listing, call Merri Hanjora at 567-242-0511.

To add your event to this ongoing listing, call Merri Hanjora at 567-242-0511.