Nantahala National Forest, 300 Woods Road, Fontana Dam, NC 28733
Guests and local residents will be at Fontana Village Resort for the resort’s annual Hauntober Weekend full of fun and spooky adventure! Children and adults of all ages can join us for a host of activities, crafts and eerie entertainment scheduled for Hauntober Weekend. Are you ready to take a walk on the dark side? The Haunted Trail & Hayride is sure to send a chill up your spine. See zombies in the dark forest, visit the cemetery and haunted pond. After the tour, enjoy the campfire and marshmallow roast at the Gunter Cabin fire pit. Guests can put their feet up around the fire in the cool mountain air while enjoying Smores & More after their evening of fear!
On Saturday, October 26th will be The Kids’ Hauntober Fun Time at the General Store from 1:30pm until 3:30pm. Kids and adults can enjoy crafts, sidewalk chalk art contests, face painting, colorful hair spraying, corn hole and more. There will also be a pumpkin carving contest at 3:00pm for aspiring carvers. Guests can take their ghastly pumpkin creations home or back to their cabin to enjoy all weekend!
The Haunted Trails of Fontana tour is from 8:00pm – 10:00pm both Friday and Saturday night. Meet us at the Historic Gunter Cabin where we will take a haunted walking tour and hayride throughout the spooky areas of the resorts property. Cost is $3 per person. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, because you never know when you will have to run for your life!
A full schedule of the weekend events can be found online at www.fontanavillage.com