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Rochester, New York
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Thursday, October 22, 2015
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ROCWeekend • Democrat and Chronicle • • Thursday,October22,2015 5 CalendarHalloween Events THURSDAY Castle of Horrors: Haunted house. 7 p.m. Thursday through Sunday; Oct. 1through 30. Castle of Horrors, Main Street Armory, 900 E. Main St. (585) 232-3221or www.castleof- Dinner and Ghost Stories at the Reunion Inn: Enjoy ghoulishly good food and drinks and learn about Rochester’s history a nd its phantom residents. Includes a seance-style circle to contact the spirits of the old Bradstreet home. Ticket price does not include dinner, drinks or gratuity; presentation does not involve actors. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and 27. The Reunion Inn, 4565 Culver Road, Irondequoit. $10. (585) 323-9899 or H aunted Hayrides of Greater Rochester: Experience a chilling ride through the woods where a ctors will thrill and frighten you along the way. 7 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and 25; 7 to 10:30 p.m. O ct. 23 to 24. DeFisher Farm, 3329 Eddy Road, off Route 21, Williamson. $15-$24. (585) 423-2991or www.haunted- Spirits of the Past Theatrical Tours: Guides will lead guests through the darker recesses of the village to discover dark and sinister 19th-century secrets and other eerie happenings. Tours (which depart every 10 minutes) are not recommended for children, ages 12 and younger. Tours run from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 23 and 24; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 22. Reservations required. Genesee Country Village and Museum, 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford. $23. (585) 294-8218 or FRIDAY ’80s Old School Halloween Event featuring D.J. Micky D: C ostume prizes, raffles and drink specials. A portion of the cover will be donated to the American C ancer Society. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Oct. 23. Blu Bar and Grill, 250 Pixley Road, Gates. $5. (585) 2 47-0079 or www.bluroch- Halloween Spooktacular: Featuring faculty and students. Guests are encouraged to wear acostume. Benefits the Pittsford Food Cupboard. 7:30 to 9 p.m. O ct. 23. Gerald G. Wilmot Hall of Music, Nazareth College, 4245 East Ave., Pittsford. Donation of c an or non-perishable food item requested. (585) 389-2700 or w RMSC After Dark: Monster Bash: Perform a dissection and other squeamish experiments. Explore crypt-like objects from our vaults, view old horror films and do the “Monster Mash” with a live DJ. Scary good snacks and cash bars. Dress up for the costume contest. For ages 21and older. 7 to 11p.m. Oct. 23. Reservations strongly encouraged. Registration required. Rochester Museum & Science Center, 657 East Ave. $20; $17 advance. (585) 6 97-1942 or October Mansion Mysteries at Sonnenberg: A Fowl Deed: Live-whodunit-theater. The plot: Guests as well as a rare white peacock are arriving at Sonnenberg when the maid discovers a hidden caché of diamonds. 7 p.m. Oct. 23 to 24. Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Histor- i c Park, 151Charlotte St., Canan- d aigua. $24; $20 ages 12-18. (585) 394-4922 or www.sonnen- B ristol Mountain Scaerial Adventures — Halloween Headlamp Tours: Features an evening of fun and fright on the haunted zip-lines and eerie bridges at the summit of Bristol Mountain. Guests are encouraged to wear costumes but they must be tight fitting so that they can fit under the harness and the costume cannot block your vision (no masks, capes, gloves, etc.). For ages 7 and older. 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, through Oct. 30. Reservations recommended. Bristol Mountain Ski & Resort, 5662 State Route 64, South Bristol. $43 for a 2/12 tour. (585) 374-6000 or www.bristolmountainadventu- Family Halloween Fun and P izza Dinner: Activities include games, trick-or-treating, hay- rides, crafts and music. Dinner includes personal pizza, salad, chips and beverage. Dinner 5:30-7:30 p.m.; activities 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Penfield Community Center, 1985 Baird Road, Penfield. $5 for dinner; activities are free. (585) 340-8655. G host Walk: Bring a flashlight. 7p.m. Oct. 23. Oakwood Cemetery, 1975 Baird Road, Penfield. $ 5. (585) 340-8655, ext. 6. Ghosts of Mount Hope Ghost W alk: History and local ghost s tories come alive in this cemetery-side walk. You’ll hear tales of encounters with some of Mt. Hope Cemetery’s ghostly residents. Tour does not go through Mt. Hope Cemetery. 7:30, 9 and 10:30 p.m. Fridays, through Oct. 30. Mount Hope and Reservoir avenues. $10; $5 ages 10 and younger. (585) 542-8687 or w Landmark Society Ghost Walk: Follow lantern-bearing guides down the dark streets of ahistoric neighborhood, encountering “the ghosts of Rochester’s past.” (tours are not recommended for children younger than 8, due to the content of some stories and the length of the performances). Guided tours run from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 23 and 24 (tours de- p art every 15 mins.). Lutheran Church of the Incarnate Word, 597 East Ave. $25; $20 advance. Tickete available at Parkleigh. (585) 546-7029, ext. 12, or Wayne County Haunted Haunted Jail/Cellblock Terror: Tour of the old jail cell blocks that have been transformed into a spine-chilling and spooky trail o f terror. 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 23 to 24. Museum of Wayne County History, 21Butternut St., Lyons. $ 5. (315) 946-4943 or www.way- SATURDAY Costumes and Cocktails Halloween Party: Music by Gus Hoogers. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Oct. 2 4. Scotland Yard, 187 St. Paul St. No cover. (585) 730-5030 or Halloween Bash: Aphasia with Borrowed Time, Million Miles From Broadway, Circus Grenade, Ruination and I Am the Captain. 8p.m. Oct. 24. California Brew Haus, 402 W. Ridge Road. $7 ages 21and older; $10 ages 18-20. (585) 621-1480. Fall Family Fun at the Garden Factory: Activities for kids, Singing Pumpkin Light Show and more. 11a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; through O ct. 25. Garden Factory, 2126 Buffalo Road, Gates. Free admis- s ion. ($10 for a book of 20 tickets). (585) 247-6236 or F all into Canandaigua: Family- friendly and fun seasonal activities, including a costume parade a nd contest,the YMCA Jack-O- Lantern 5k and more. 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Oct. 24. Main Street (Route 332), Canandaigua. Free admission. (585) 396-0300 or www.downtownCanandaigua- .com. H alloween Candlelight Ghostwalk: A candlelight guided ghost walk through the H istoric Batavia Cemetery. Proceeds benefit the upkeep and restoration of the cemetery. 7to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 24. Batavia Cemetery, Harvester Avenue, Batavia. $10. (585) 343-0248. Halloween Trolley Express: For ages 3 and older. Visitors are encouraged to wear a costume. Reservations required. 11:00 a.m. and 12:30, 2:00, 3:30 and 5:00 p.m. Oct. 24. New York Museum of Transportation, 6393 East River Road, Rush. $12 per person. (585) 533-1113 or een. Haunted Hayride in the Gorge: Spooky descent into the Lower Gorge aboard a tractor drawn wagon. (Tickets can be purchased at the Maplewood YMCA, 25 Driving Park Ave. or a t the Department of Recreation and Youth Services, 400 Dewey Ave.). 7 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 24. R egistration required. Maplewood Park, Driving Park and Lake avenues. $5; $2 for 11and younger. (585) 428-6755 or Lady in White Ghost Walk: T ales of true encounters with Rochester’s infamous “Lady in White” come to life in this special lakeside tour. 10:30 to 1 1:45 p.m. Oct. 24. 4565 Culver R oad, (across from the Reunion I nn, near Sea Breeze Park), I rondequoit. $15. (585) 542-8687 o r Pumpkin Chunkin’: Release your tensions by hurling pumpkins. 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 24 to 25. Varick Winery and Vineyard, 5102 State Route 89, Romulus. $2 per pumpkin. (315) 549-8797 or www.varickwinery- .com. Pumpkin Patch and Harvest F estival: Family friendly activities, including the Buffalo Bills Rex Ryan corn maze and more. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sunday, through Oct. 25. Stokoe Farms, 656 South Road, Wheatland. $12; $11seniors; $10.50 m ilitary and first responders with ID; free for ages 1and younger. (585) 889-0770 or w Spiders and Crooks Halloween Party: The building will be transformed back into the old police precinct for one night of spirits and spectacles. The the e vening will include tarot card readings, a mugshot photo booth and other activities. 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 24. Writers & Books, 7 40 University Ave. $15; $10 a dvance. (585) 473-2590, ext. 1 05. Spirits of Sea Breeze Ghost Walk: The lakeside walk is full o f ghostly surprises and haunting history. Early Rochester history and local legends combine for a unique and attraction- filled tour of old Sea Breeze. 7:30 and 9 p.m. Saturdays, through Oct. 31. 4565 Culver Road, (across from the Reunion Inn, near Sea Breeze Park), Irondequoit. $10; $5 for ages 10 and younger. (585) 542-8687 or Tails and Treats at Lollypop F arm: Games, face painting and other activities. Guests are encouraged to come in their favorite costumes. 2 to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 24. Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester, 99 Victor Road, Perinton. $10; $8 advance. (585) 223-1330, ext. 201 or treats. U niversity of Rochester Brass C hoir: Spooktacular Halloween Concert: Spooktacular Halloween Concert. 8 p.m. Oct. 2 4. Strong Auditorium, University of Rochester, Wilson Boulevard. Free. (585) 275-2828 or concerts. ZooBoo: Halloween event and fundraiser presented by Wal- mart, featuring trick-or-treating, educational activities and family photo opportunities. 10 a.m. to 3p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through Oct. 31. Seneca Park Zoo, 2222 St. Paul St. $8.50 plus zoo admission. (585) 336-7200 or SUNDAY Family Halloween Fest: Family friendly Halloween party with trick-or-treating, games, activities, prizes, music and more. Presented by the Town of Pittsford. 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 25. St. John F isher College, 3690 East Ave., Pittsford. free. (585) 385-8165 or w Giant Pumpkin Carving: Jenny Bay, director of fun at Wickham F arms, will carve a giant pumpkin creation for display. Additional activities include a fee. 2 t o 4 p.m. Oct. 25. Wickham Farms, 1821Fairport-Nine Mile Point Road (Route 250), Penfield. Free admission. (585) 377-3276 or www.wickham- Trick-or-Treating in the Histor- i c Village: Dress in your Halloween costume and collect treats from the townspeople in the s afety of the historic village. Noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 25. Genesee Country Village and Museum, 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford. Free to adults with trick-or- treaters. (585) 538-6822 or FILE PHOTO Fall Family Fun at the Garden Factory: Activities for kids, S inging Pumpkin Light Show, carnival rides, arts and crafts, games, face painting, special visitors, petting zoo, animal rescue groups and more. 11a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and S undays; through Oct. 25. Garden Factory, 2126 Buffalo Road, G ates. Free admission. ($10 for a book of 20 tickets). (585) 247-6236 or

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