Unbelievable Fall Trip: Visit Halloweentown

Unbelievable Fall Trip: Visit Halloweentown

Millennials, get excited! Fall is just around the corner and it's time to plan the perfect trip. If you're looking for something unique and spooky, we have just the destination for you - Halloweentown! Yes, that is correct, the beloved Disney movie, "Halloweentown," became a reality in St. Helens, Oregon. This small town transforms into the ultimate Halloween destination every year and it's an experience you won't want to miss. In this blog post, we'll give you a rundown of all the things you can do and see in Halloweentown.

St. Helens, Oregon may seem like a regular small town, but once Halloween comes around, it comes alive with decorations, events, and a general spooky atmosphere. The town has a history of filming movies and was home to many of the iconic scenes in "Halloweentown." The town embraced the Disney movie and every year, they celebrate the holiday with a month-long event called "Spirit of Halloweentown." The event begins in October and lasts until Halloween day.

One of the biggest attractions is the pumpkin lighting where hundreds of carved pumpkins line the streets and are illuminated at night. You can also visit the town square which is filled with vendors selling Halloween-themed souvenirs and candies. You can take your picture with all the iconic characters from the movie, including the beloved pumpkin-headed Jack.

Additionally, there are plenty of events taking place throughout the month. There is a scarecrow competition where locals create and display their own unique creations. There is also a masquerade ball where you can dress up in your spookiest costume and dance the night away. There are also plenty of film screenings, live music performances, and carnival rides.

If you're looking for even more Halloween thrills, you can take a short drive to the nearby Spirit Mountain Casino, which is transformed into a haunted house during the entire month of October. The haunted house experience is not for the faint of heart, as it is a real scare, that is complete with actors, lights, and sound effects that will have you jumping out of your skin.

In conclusion, if you're looking for a Halloween-themed that is a little different, Halloweentown should definitely be on your list. The town is charming, spooky, and offers a range of events and attractions that are perfect for all ages. The "Spirit of Halloweentown" is an unforgettable experience that you don't want to miss out on. Get ready to hold on to your hats, and pack your bags for this one-of-a-kind fall trip!

Photo Credit to: https://spiritofhalloweentown.com/