Jacksonville is gearing up for an especially scary Halloween for spooksters of all ages. From simple trick-or-treating to ghoulish brew fests, Jacksonville is the place to be.
The Aitken Home Team
is excited to share its top secret list of five favorite spooky haunts for the Jacksonville newbie:
1. - Jacksonville Zoo
The Spooktacular at the Jacksonville Zoo is a great festivity for monsters of all ages. Enjoy touring exotic gardens amidst the roars of ferocious tigers, lions and other scary beasts. This is both a great learning
opportunity as well as a fantastic Halloween adventure. This adventure takes place October 12-31.
2. - The Catty Shack Ranch
Be sure to stop by the Catty Shack Ranch for their annual Halloween Haunted Forest. Enjoy an enchanted stroll through a creepy, crawly forest and partake of crafting opportunities, games and a costume contest that
is out of this world! Older monsters will enjoy the Trail of Fears whilst embarking on a scary evening out without the littles. This adventure takes place October 12-28.
3. - Spooky Skating
Avid skaters will enjoy a spooky Halloween late skate paired with a worm eating and monster blood drinking contest. Be sure to dress as a werewolf or vampire for the costume contest! Our money is on the vampires! This
adventure takes place October 26.
4. - Trick-Or-Treat
Perhaps you enjoy a simple, old fashioned Halloween celebration with a round of trick-or-treating. Join Jacksonville downtown from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in your greatest Halloween costume yet for some trick-or-treating at
your favorite local businesses. This adventure takes place October 31.
5. - Haunted Hotspots
Adults have the opportunity to enjoy an especially haunted evening out at Northeast Florida's most horrifying venue yet: Adventure Landing. Beware the clown takeover while sneaking about the Pinehurst asylum. This
adventure is recommended for ages twelve and over and takes place October 6-31. End your terrifying evening with a nightcap at The Haunted Brewery with a zombie hunt. This adventure takes place October 19-27 and costs $10.
However you choose to celebrate the spooky season, remember to choose wisely and watch over the littles! The Aitken Home Team
wishes you a safe and
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