14th Annual Haunted Train Ride
The annual Haunted Train Ride and Spooky Maze will be on Saturday October 18 at Holmes Fields on Myrtle Street.
The raindate is Saturday, October 25.
annual event, co-sponsored by NCL and Norfolk Lions, has become the
traditional kick-off for the Halloween season in Norfolk.
towards kids from Kindergarten thru Middle School, the miniature train
rides through the woods past many decorated and haunted scenes. The
Train Ride gets scarier as it get darker. The Spooky Maze is
another venue for the kids to enjoy! There will be a concession stand
and other activities while in line.
true community event, the haunters are from groups within Norfolk and
beyond. Girl and Boy Scouts carve and decorate the pumpkins for the
pumpkin patch. Local teens help out throughout all phases of the
proceeds from the event will benefit worthy Norfolk causes through the
work of NCL and the Lions. In the past, the Haunted Train Ride has
raised over $100,000 and benefitted such causes as Stony Brook,
the Norfolk Grange, Norfolk Schools, Norfolk Library, Santa Foundation, DARE, Norfolk Seniors, Norfolk Fire and Police, Norfolk Girls Softball, Norfolk Together and Norfolk Town Hill Walkways.
Tickets are limited to 1700 riders. Tickets are sold in advance during September. This year's sale dates are: Tues-Thurs Sept 16-18 from 3 to 7pm at
the Norfolk Library. Tickets are $6 each and entitle the bearer to one
ride and one trip through the maze. Tickets are non-refundable. Stop
by to get your tickets before they are gone!
Do you have any suggestions for this year's ride? Feel free to contact us firstname.lastname@example.org, Tara Spellman at 508-380-1993, or Tracy Hilfrank at 508-541-2388.