LOCKPORT, NY (WIVB) - From haunted places to Halloween fun, Lockport is the place tobe next week.
Halloween Party & Trick-or Treat Downtown
- Join us for the annual Halloween Party on Thursday, October 29th from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm in the City Hall parking lot - One Locks Plaza in Lockport (sponsored by the City of Lockport Youth and Recreation Department).
- Begin at City Hall for pizza, games, and trick-or-treat bags!
- Then make your way Downtown for "Trick-Or-Treating" from 5:00 -7:00 pm.
- Return to City Hall and check out the Famous Kiss Concert! (from Livingston Place).
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
- 3rd grade students from Lockport City School District and Market Street Art Center will be decorating about 400 pumpkins this Halloween.
- The decorated pumpkins will be on display at participating downtown businesses from October 26th to October 30th. Community members are invited to visit downtown businesses and vote on their favorite pumpkins!
The Haunted Palace
- October 27, 28, 29 from 6-10 pm and October 30 from 6-9 pm
- The Historic Palace Theatre¡X2 East Avenue in Lockport.
- Call 716-438-1130 or visit LockportPalaceTheatre.com for more information.
Lockport Haunted Caves
- October 14-30. Weeknights 6:30-9:30 pm. Friday & Saturday 6:30-10:30 pm.
- 2 Pine Street in Lockport.
- Call 716-434-CAVE or visit LockportHauntedCave.com for more information.
Happy House at the YMCA
- Happy House is an alternative to scary Halloween for children ages 6 months to 6 years sponsored by the Barge Canal Optimist Club and held at the Lockport Family YMCA¡X19 East Avenue.
- For a $1 donation, children play life size Candy Land, visit Pooh¡¦s friends and share a friendly story.
- Times are Wednesday, Oct 28 from 6-8 PM, Thursday, Oct 29 & Friday, Oct 30 from 5-8 PM and on Sat, Oct 31 from 9 AM to Noon, during the YMCA Fall Open House.
Main Street Masquerade
- Join us for "Main Street Masquerade" on Friday, October 30th from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am at the Historic Palace Theatre, East Avenue in Lockport.
- Tickets are just $10. With your ticket purchase, receive $1.00 off admission to both the Haunted Palace and the Lockport Haunted Cave Tours.
- Music and Dancing, Costume Contests, Prizes, Basket Raffle, Appetizers, Cash bar, beer and wine.
- 18 and older. Costumes encouraged.
- Proceeds to benefit Lockport Main Street, Inc.
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