Around Acadiana: Halloween Events

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ACADIANA, La. (KLFY)- With Halloween around, here’s a list of events to participate during the weekend.

Boo On the Boulevard

  • When: Oct. 31
  • Where: Lyle Turnley Park
  • What: A costume contest will start at 4:30 p.m. and winners announced at 5:30 p.m., trick or treating will take place from 6-8 p.m. where participating local businesses along Cushing Boulevard will hand out candy.

Scare on the Square

  • When: Oct. 30
  • Where: Magdalen Square in Abbeville
  • What:  Participating downtown businesses will hand out candy and a costume contest will be held in the square. (Registration and judging for the costume contest will be from 4:30-5:30 p.m. and winners will be announced at 5:30-6 p.m.)

Spooktacular Halloween Party

  • When: Oct. 28, 29, 31
  • Where: Children’s Museum of Acadiana, 201 E. Congress St., Lafayette
  • What: Taking place from 5:30-8:30 p.m. displays of “Witches brew”, Mr. Bones and Friends, feed my monster, mummy pets, mummy’s ride, the slime pit, a haunted house book nook and a costume contest with many categories. Admission is $10 and $9 if you come dressed in a costume.

Museum of Fear

  • When: Every Friday and Saturday (in Oct.)
  • Where: The Lafayette Science Museum
  • What: The haunted house occupies the third floor of the Lafayette Science Museum with a combination of actors and set design. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.

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