Shelby County Fall/Halloween Activities

2015

 
 
* Please Check back frequently as events are added.
October 4th and 11th
11 am - 4 pm Oconee Family Fall Festival at Sacred Heart School Grounds. Hayrides, Facepainting, straw maze, water balloon launch, pumpkin painting, crafts, bake sale, lunch stand, kettle corn, homemade ice cream, caramel apples, funnel cakes, and more. www.OconeeFallFestival.com*
October 15th
11:45 am - 3:45 pm` Providing Accessibility: General Dacey Trail Hay Ride: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Shelbyville and the General Dacey Trail are providing access to the trail for those who are physically unable. This hay ride will provide a service to those who may not have the opportunity to experiencewhat the General Dacey Trail has to offer. Tours are available at Noon, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm. Call 217-774-3951, ext 2 to make a reservation. Space is limited, walk ups will be accommodated as space is available. To start the hay ride, meet at the Shelbyville Aquatic Center in Forest Park.
October 22nd
5 pm - 7 pm Halloween Carnival at Shelbyville Rehabilitation and Health Care CEnter at 2116 W S 3rd Street in Shelbyville. There will be hayrides, bounce house, cotton candy, games, prizes, and creepy crawly fun. Call 217-774-2128 for more info.
October 23rd
4:30 pm - ? Stewardson Halloween Festival at the Community Building. Sponsored by Stewardson American Legion and Auxiliary. Soup supper starts serving at 4:30. Menu includes chicken noodles soup, chili, BBQ, hamburgers, polish sausage, homemade pies, coffee, hot chocolate, cola drinks. Donations will be taken for the supper. Stews-Stras band will play at 6 pm with the grand masked parade at 6:30 pm. There will also be a cake walk following costume judging, and a drawing
October 24th
5:00 pm - ?

Haunted Trail at the General Dacey Trail head in Forest Park.  Cost will be $5 per car and the st 50 cars will get a coupon for a free pizza at Monical's Pizza.  There will be free cotton candy; and refreshments for sale.  Come out and enjoy the haunt while helping to restore the Historical Chautauqua Building.  It'll be a scream. Follow on Facebook-Daceys Haunted Trail.

October 30th
4:30 pm-? Shelbyville Rotary Halloween Parade at Main Street School. Prizes awarded.
5 pm - ? Strasburg Annual Halloween Celebration: Soup Supper starts at 5 pm with chili, chicken noodle soup, BBQ, hotdogs, polish sausage, chili dogs, pies, soft drinks, tea, coffee, & hot chocolate. The Stew-Stras Band will play at 7 pm to kick off the masked parade at 7:30. The cake walk will follow. There will also be a 50/50 and merchant drawings. Call 217-644-3007 for information.
5 - 7 pm Findlay American Legion Soup Supper and Costume parade. Supper includes chili, chicken and noodles, salads, and desserts. Donations will be accepted. A costume parade will follow in 16 categories with prizes in each for the top 3.
6 pm - 8 pm? VFW Post 4829 Children's Halloween Party. Shelbyville. There will be chili and hotdogs, a cake drawing, prizes, and fun. Call 217-774-4829 for more info.
6 pm - 8 pm Trick or Treat at Shelbyville Manor/Hawthorne Inn in Shelbyville.
6 pm - 8 pm Downtown Shelbyville Candy Run. Participating businesses will have a table or stand set up near or inside the front door and will have a Candy stop sign on their window or door. (Businesses: if you would like to participate, please contact 217-774-7806)
6 pm - 8 pm Windsor's Trick or Treat Night. Please remember to only go to houses with the porch light on. Make sure your parents check your treats before consuming.
October 31st
6 - 8 pm Stewardson's Trick or Treat Night. Please remember to only go to houses with the porch light on. Make sure your parents check your treats before consuming.
5 - 7 pm Shelbyville's Trick or Treat Night. Please remember to only go to houses with the porch light on. Make sure your parents check your treats before consuming.
7 - 10 pm Chautauqua Halloween Ball at the Chautuaqua Bldg in Forest Park, Shelbyville. Costumes are encouraged but not required. "Captain Rat & the Blind Rivets" will entertain. Click here for band video. Tickets are $7.50 in advance at $10 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at the Shelby County Office of Tourism, 315 E. Main, M-F 9-4.
Events and Times are Subject to Change
If you have an event that you would like to add, please send to calendar@lakeshelbyville.com