During October, there’s plenty of Halloween fun in the Cumberland Valley for both adults and children. Here are some highlights to help you plan your Weekend Easy getaway. Check out our events calendar for a complete list of all Halloween and fall activities. 


Destination Carlisle’s Halloweekend

October 14-16, 2022

Lighted pumpkins will form a path around a decorated downtown lit with lamp post pumpkin wreaths, and you'll have a chance to add your pumpkins to help us light the way! Carlisle's main streets will be "haunted" by friendly town ghosts on Friday and Saturday nights. And throughout the weekend, photo ops, games, entertainment, and limited-time offers of specially-themed drinks and food will be available.

Annual Spooky Saturday

October 15, 2022

Halloweekend's flagship event, Spooky Saturday, provides safe and fun daylight trick-or-treating for children 12 and under. Explore downtown Carlisle's unique businesses and shops while the kids enjoy crafts, games, and more.

Pumpkin Picking

Not-So-Scary Fun for the Little Ones

Celebrate fall and Halloween with these not-so-scary family fun activities. 

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For Adults

Halloween Parades