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Spooktacular is Oct. 29

NEWTON, N.C. (Oct. 21, 2016)—Spooktacular returns to Downtown Newton on Saturday, Oct. 29.

Halloween Spooktacular 2015The fun starts at 5 p.m. with a variety of activities around the 1924 Courthouse Square including trunk-or-treating, games, costume contests, rides, food vendors, live music, a haunted attraction, and photo-ops with costumed characters from your favorite movies.

The Newton Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor the Ghouls and Goblins Costume Contest for youth and adults beginning at 5 p.m. on the east side of the 1924 Courthouse. For more information about the costume contest, call the Newton Recreation Department at 828-695-4317.

Spooktacular is an old-fashioned fall festival. It’s family friendly and features storefront decorations, Halloween-themed inflatables, dinner concessions, and lots of candy.

If you’d like more information about Spooktacular, contact Newton Main Street Program Manager Shannon Johnson at 828-695-4360 or