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October 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm$10 – $15
Get into the Halloween spirit by joining us for this spooktacular celebration, NCNC-style. We’ll learn about and meet some creepy critters who remind us of All Hallows Eve (spiders, bats, snakes, & more), before getting the chance to make our very own slime. We’ll wrap up the evening by enjoying a one-of-a-kind jack-o-lantern experience.
That’s right, be sure to join us for our 2nd Annual Jack-o-Lantern Carving Contest! Carve a pumpkin or two or three at home with your family and bring it in to the NCNC Visitor Center on Wednesday, October 25th or Thursday, October 26th, any time from 9am-3pm. Each pumpkin must be accompanied by a registration form (available soon on our website).
Leave it to our naturalists to set the scene and then on the 27th join us for the grand finale of our Halloween Spooktacular as we take a daring walk through the woods to visit your creepy creations. At the end of this spooky stroll, each Spooktacular participant will get the chance to vote for their favorite Jack-o-Lantern.
*This event is rain or shine.*
*Costumes are encouraged and welcome!*