Local Halloween Events & Activities – 2014

Local Halloween Events & Activities – 2014




Albany: Friday, Oct. 31 from 5-7 pm

Amite: Thursday, Oct. 30 from 5:30-7:30 pm

Hammond: Friday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 pm

Ponchatoula: Friday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 pm

Independence: Friday, Oct. 31  - Trunk or Treat at the Old Depot from 4 - 6 pm and Trick or Treat from 6-8 pm

Springfield: Thursday, Oct. 30 from 6-8

Tickfaw: Friday, October 31 from 6-8 pm

All unincorporated areas of Tangipahoa: Friday, Oct. 31 from 5-8 pm

Annual Southeastern Fall Carnival and Trick or Treat with the Greeks

October 31: 5-7 pm - North Oak Park

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'Trick or Treat with the Greeks' will once again be held at North Oak Park on Friday, October 31 from 5 - 7 pm.  This fun and safe alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating will include games, spacewalks, a balloon artist, and trick-or-teating. All children are welcome, and activities are geared for kids in kindergarten to fourth grade. Parents must accompany children. For more information, call (985) 549-3850 or email multicultural@selu.edu.

Ponchatoula Jaycees Trunk or Treat

Oct. 31: 5-8 pm: Memorial Park in Ponchatoula


This annual event is held on Halloween night from 5 - 8 pm at Memorial Park in Ponchatoula (also know as Strawberry Festival Park). Decorated cars surround the park for trick-or-treating fun! The Ponchatoula Jaycees host this fun, family oriented event with candy, kid's costume contest,  best decorated vehicle contest, and Trunk or Treating around the park.

Family Night with the Great Pumpkin!

Oct 31:  4-8 pm - Downtown Hammond


Join local merchants, civic organizations & schools for a night of family fun in the Parking Mall in Historic Downtown Hammond!  Activities include: Candy, Games, Costume Contest, and many activities: a Maize House, Petting Zoo and Pumpkins, Photo Booth, and Slide. Activities are free - food will be sold and take a chance on a raffle for a gift basket with proceeds going to Restoration House. For more information, click here or call 985.419.9990 or 985.350.9966.  A great event for a great community cause!

Halloween Pumpkin Bash at La Caretta in Ponchatoula

Friday, Oct. 31 starting at 5 pm - La Caretta in downtown Ponchatoula

Some great Halloween fun - An appearance by Maleficent from 5 - 7 pm, costume contest for adults and kids, a haunted house and live music!


Trick-or-Treat at the SLU Ballpark

Oct. 31 starting at 4:30 pm

Check out the free Halloween festivities at the Southeastern Baseball Stadium. It starts at 4:30 p.m. with batting practice. A home run derby, in which children in costume will be allowed to shag baseballs, will follow. A family-friendly atmosphere with candy, decorations and music will provide a safe Trick-or-Treat alternative leading up to the 6:30 p.m. first pitch.

Rise Haunted House & Zombie Paintball

October 23-25, 30-31, November 1 - 2 from 7 pm to midnight (7 -10 pm on Nov 2 during 'Lights Out Night')

10342 Hwy 442, Tickfaw, LA 70466

General Admission tickets:
Rise Haunted House - $17
Rise Zombie Paintball - $15
Rise Haunted House and Zombie Paintball - $28
VIP Admission is available for an additional cost and allows you to skip the lines. For more info: www.risehauntedhouse.com


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