Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes, and Hauntings!
KXXO Mixx 96.1 & Olympia businesses welcome families downtown for free trick-or-treating 3-6pm Halloween. Find the scary-hair item in each participating business and get an entry in the treasure chest drawing being held 6:15pm at Archibald Sisters on Capitol Way.
Bucoda Gym, 402 N. Nenant St., 425-327-9400. Thrills and chills await you at the “Scary Nights” haunted house. Recommended for ages 10-80, not for the faint of heart (it’s called Scary Nights for a reason). Come for an exciting evening, if you dare! 7-11pm Fri. & Sat. Sept. 28-Oct. 27; 7-10pm Oct. 28-31.
Yardbirds Mall, 2100 N. National Ave, Chehalis Washington. Dead Ending Haunted House is open Fridays and Saturdays in October and Tuesday and Wednesday the week of Halloween, 6:30-10:30pm. PG-13. Free parking! $8 to get in. $7 for students and military.
The Triad Arts Theater, 102 E. Yelm Ave., Yelm, will be turned into “Yell Manor,” the scariest haunted house in the Pacific Northwest, on the last two weekends in October, the 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th and 27th 6-10pm. The cost is $5 per person, with family package deals available. Children under age 4 are free but may be eaten … well, just nibbled on. 360-458-3140.
4548 Marvin Rd. SE, Lacey. Rated PG-13. Fridays-Saturdays 7-11pm October 5-27, plus 7-9:30pm October 18, 25, 28. 7-11pm October 30-31. Lights-on kids’ walk-through Oct. 27 & Halloween 5-6:45pm. $10-$15, see website for coupon info.
JBLM – Lewis North. Friday, October 13 7-10pm; October 18-20, 25-27 (Thursdays 7-10pm, Fridays-Saturdays 7-11pm). $10 13 & up, $7 12 & under. Not-so-scary Oct. 27 3-6pm, $2. DOD ID card holders & their guests only!
2000 Collins Rd., Buckley 98321, $15 cash ($14 with food bank donation). September 29-30, October 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.
Paradise Theatre, 3114 Judson St., Gig Harbor, WA 98335. October 19-20 & 26-31 6:30-8:30/9:30pm. $10 ages 11+, $7 age 10 & under. October 21 & 25 are kid-friendly ($1 off).
1200 Fairgrounds Rd., Bremerton. Open October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 25-27, 31 (lights on every day 5-6pm, $5). $15 regular admission. Discount for food bank donation.
302 93rd Avenue SE, Tumwater, one mile east off I-5 Exit 99. Horse-drawn carriage rides to the pumpkin patch Monday-Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am-6pm. Corn maze Friday & Saturday 10am-midnight, Sunday-Thursday 10am-6pm. Haunted Maze October 18, 25, 28-31. firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-357-3700
24713 Sumner-Buckley Hwy. E., Buckley. Haunted Woods September 29, October 5-6, 12-14, 19-21, 26-28. Flashlight Maze Fridays & Saturdays through October 27 6-9pm. Pumpkin patch, destruction zone, farm animals, pedal cart racing, zip lines, pig races, and hayrides. Laughter by day, screams at night! 253-862-2848
9402 Rich Road SE Olympia. Their Apple Festival September 29-30 and every weekend in October 9am-5pm features tractor-drawn wagon rides to their pumpkin patch, the Maze, bluegrass music, and apple fritters and cider. $5 parking, free admission. Regular hours 9am-5:30pm Monday to Saturday, 9am to 4pm Sunday. 360-491-7328
East 1921 State Highway 106, Union. Pumpkinfest 9am-5pm daily October 1-31. Corn maze, hay maze, and tractor rides to the pumpkin patch. Plus pumpkin trebuchet! 360-898-2222
5820 44th St. E., Puyallup. Pumpkin patch, pumpkin slingshots, corn maze, live animals, free tractor-pulled hayrides. 253-227-5385.
4924 268th St. E., Spanaway. Pumpkin patch, fresh eggs, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, pony rides, petting farm, trout fishing. $6 farm admission. Wed.-Sun. 10am-6pm. 253-875-0356.
9710 State Route 162 E., Puyallup. 49 different varieties of pumpkins, gourds, squash, and ornamental corn. Harvest Festival September 29-October 31 with a corn maze, farm animals, and pumpkin slingshots! 253-840-2059
10633 Steilacoom Road SE, Olympia. 10am-dusk Monday through Saturday, 1-5pm Sunday. 360-491-3276.
239 Brady Loop Rd., Montesano. 10am to dusk. Pumpkin patch & corn maze open through October 28. 360-581-4177.
518 Goodrich Rd., Centralia, two miles north of I-5 Exit 102 off Harrison, open 10am to 6:30pm daily. Corn maze, thousands of pumpkins (some over 100 pounds!), mule-drawn hay rides, straw pit, baby goats! 360-269-1783.
Know of other patches, mazes, or Halloween and harvest activities? Post them at https://kxxo.com/psa