Halloween Events Coming Up this Weekend in Henderson

It might be a bit chilly this weekend, but that’s no reason to stay indoors. With so many activities taking place this weekend, Henderson is the place to be!

The Woman In Black, Oct. 26-27, 7 p.m. & 10 p.m.
: The Riverbend Academy presents a spooky play perfect for Halloween. Directed by AJ Casey, the event will be held in the historic Soaper Building at 145 N. Main Street. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students. For more information call (270) 827-9420.

Halloween Costume Party for Pets, Oct. 27,1 p.m.: Join gabbi and her furry friends for a Halloween Costume Party at gabbi’s Pet Boutique, 137 Second Street. Dress your pet in its best costume and come by to join the fun. There will also be a best trick contest, so grab some treats and start practicing to show off your dog’s skills on Saturday. Bear from Bears Bone Bakery will be here to meet everyone and provide treats. For information call (270) 827-1567

Audubon Spooktacular, Oct. 27, 1-4 p.m.: Bring your little Goblins and enjoy a day of Halloween fun with games, crafts, magic show, hayride, animal presentations, costume contest, and candy. Cost is $2 per person. Children 3 and under are free. The event will be held at Audubon State Park. For information call (270) 826-2247.

The Spooks and Legends Walking Tour, Oct. 27, 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.:
Enjoy a free historic walking tour of downtown Henderson that highlights Henderson’s rich folklore and some spookier tales, too. The tour starts at The Depot, 101 N. Water Street on the riverfront. To reserve a space, call (270) 830-9707

Other upcoming events include the 4th Annual Art Hop Gallery Show and Sale November 2, Downtown Holiday Open Houses November 9-11 and the Turkey Trot 5K November 25.

For more information on these events and others, call (270) 826-3128 or visit the Community Calendar of Events online at www.hendersonky.org/event