Looking for local haunts in Altoona, Pennsylvania? We have the skinny on all the fun, spooky, creepy, and zombie ridden activities.
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October 1 – Altoona Cheerleading Fundraiser Bingo – St. Rose of Lima School – An annual dinner and bingo event t support the local cheerleaders.
October 4 – 18 – JB Farms Fall Frenzy Days – http://www.jbtreefarm.com/fall_frenzy.html – Enjoy leisurely days strolling through beautiful farmlands and enjoying the fruits and vegetables of the farmland.
October 6th – Zombie Town USA – Downtown Altoona – http://zombietownusa.com – For 48 hours Altoona PA will become the epicenter of a zombie apocalypse, with Zombies roaming the streets, looking for their next victim. Can you survive?
October 6th – Felix and The Hurricanes, Live in Concert – Heidelberg Country Club – Come see this local band and enjoy some great food and drinks.
October 6th – Witching Hour Ghost Hunt At the Railroaders Memorial Museum – Joins JABA Paranormal Investigators in this creeptastic haunt and tour.
October 6-28th – Lincoln Caverns Ghosts and Goblins Tour – Huntington, PA – www.lincolncaverns.com – Journey into the center of the earth for a terrifying 90 minutes of underground haunts. With multiple haunted activities and tours, you’ll be sure to shiver.
October 7th – Spirits on the Summit Tour – http://www.visitjohnstownpa.com/oct-15-2016/spirits-summit-tour – Explore the dark history of the Pennsylvania railroad in this walking tour full of all sorts of creepy haunts.
October 11th – Fall Frolic Gift and Craft Expo – Logan Valley Mall – Explore the best in high quality local-made gifts and crafts and start getting ready for the holidays.
October 14th – Fear ‘n’ Beer Brewers Fest – www.altoonacurve.com – A horror themed craft beer festival for the lager lover in all of us. With food, vendors, and haunted activities, this event benefits the Mending Hearts Animal Rescue.
October 14th – 1940s Victory Celebration – http://www.homenursingagency.com/how-you-can-help/support-our-events/patch-club-2017 – A fundraiser for the Home Nursing Agency this event takes you back in time to the “good ol’ days” and to a post-WWll celebrations to remember.
October 14th –Altoona Wine and Spirits Fest-a-Palooza – http://www.localwineevents.com/events/detail/679418 – Enjoy the best of the local wines and brews in this tasting event that will take you through our beautiful countryside.
October 15th – Fall Taste of Downtown Altoona with Josh Gallagher – http://www.explorealtoona.com/events/fall-taste-of-downtown-altoona-with-josh-gallagher – Take a tour of the best of Altoona eats and treats with local musician Josh Gallagher in this community fundraisng event full of beautiful fall colors.
October 15th – 18th Century Dinner and Fort Roberdeau – www.fortroberdeau.org – Experience the revolutionary era and historic culture of our city in this unique experience that will transport you back in time.
October 19th – Jack-o-Lantern Jaunt – Brush Mountain Running – this 5k and 10k costume race will take you through Pennsylvania countryside.
October 22nd – Central PA Pet Expo – http://centralpapetexpo.com/ – Full of demonstrations, vendors, and exhibits to help both you and your pet, you can become a great animal owner at this annual event.