In honor of Friday the 13th, here are 13 reasons why YOU should experience Legends & Lanterns

  1.  Create memories with over 20 (family-friendly) villains, witches, and spirits (From Lizzie Borden and Ichabod Crane, to Medusa and the Big Bad Wolf)

  2.  Collect stamps in your official (and free) Legends & Lanterns Activity Passport

  3.  Complimentary face painting at Plaza del Dia de Los Muertos

  4.  Free narrated horse-drawn hayrides

  5.  Vote for your favorite scarecrow in our 2nd annual competition in Scarecrow Glen

  6.  Explore over 70 creepy and kooky artifacts in our Victorian Mourning exhibit

  7.  Enjoy the seasonal sounds of our acapella quintet "The Angry Villagers" (Have you ever heard "Thriller" in 5-part harmony?)

  8.  Historic Main Street in the Fall...need we say more?

  9.  Incredible and unique shopping and dining options

  10.  Thousands of Jack-O-Lanterns during the Main Street Pumpkin Glow (second weekend)

  11.  Hilarious, interactive retelling of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" at the historic First State Capitol

  12.  Create your own sugar skull mask while learning the traditions of the Mexican Day of the Dead

  13.  Did we mention all of the activities during Legends & Lanterns are FREE?

Come join us for a "Spirited" journey through Halloween history the last two weekends in October!