Trunk or Treat Guide 2022 –
As spooky season approaches, many churches, businesses, and organizations hold harvest parties and chests or treats. Columbus, Brunswick, Bladen and surrounding counties are encouraged to send your Halloween events to Columbus County News for publication. Send your emails to [email protected] This service is free and news can be read daily for free at www.columbuscountynews.com.
The Grissettown-Longwood Fire Department will host the District 31 Haunted Trail every weekend until October 31. The trail opens at 7 p.m. and admission is $15 per person. The resort is located at 758 Longwood Road in Ocean Isle Beach. Listen to WTXY Kool 103.9 FM for a chance to win free passes.
Butters Baptist Church will hold its Fall Festival on Friday, October 21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dinner will be served immediately, followed by a wagon ride, games, and a trunk or treat . The church is located at 1877 Berry Lewis Road in Bladenboro.
Hickory Grove Baptist Church will celebrate the harvest on Saturday, October 22 from 5-7:30 p.m. The organization will feature bouncy houses, wagon rides, women’s pie contest, men’s chili cooking, lots food and lots of other fun activities. There will also be a trunk or a treat for the little ones. HGBC is located at 6414 Center Road in Bladenboro.
Join Pleasant Plains Church on Sunday, October 23 from 4-6 p.m. for their trunk or treat. There will be food, s’mores, a wagon ride and more. PPC is located at 31 Pleasant Plains Church Road in Whiteville.
Autumn Care of Shallotte will be providing a trunk or treat for toddlers on Tuesday, October 25 from 5-7 p.m. All children are welcome, and residents and staff will dress up to hand out candy. Autumn Care is located at 237 Mulberry Street in Shallotte.
The Whiteville Fun Factory and Crossroads Church will be teaming up to host a trunk or treat on Friday, October 28 starting at 6 p.m. The factory is located at 42 Hill Plaza in Whiteville.
The Town of Ocean Isle Beach and the Ocean Isle Beach Recreation Department will be teaming up to host a fun fall party in the community on Friday, October 28, from 5-6:30 p.m. or while supplies last. . City staff and residents will be on hand to distribute gifts. The event will take place at 11 East Second Street at OIB Park.
The Farmacy on Main in downtown Whiteville will be hosting a Halloween costume party for adults 21 and older from 7-10 p.m. on Friday, October 28. Prizes will be awarded for the best couple costume and the best individual costume. Gift certificates from local restaurants will be given out. The company is located at 110 East Main Street.
The Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church trunk or treat will be Saturday, October 29 from 5-7 p.m. There will be food, games, camaraderie and lots of candy. SHBC is located at 3111 Walter Todd Road in Clarendon.
The Gapway Baptist Church will also have its trunk or treat on Saturday 29 October. The event will begin at 6 p.m. GBC is located at 939 Gapway Church Road in Tabor City.
Coleman’s Drive In will have its annual Spooktacular Halloween carnival on Saturday, October 29 from 2-7 p.m. There will be games, s’mores, a cardboard castle and a DJ playing music. There will be Trick or Treat Jenga and Halloween Bingo every 30 minutes. The restaurant is located at 101 Jernigan Street in Tabor City.
Iron Hill Baptist Church will hold a trunk or treat on Sunday, October 30 at 6 p.m. There will be fun, food and camaraderie for people of all ages. The church is located at 22247 Peacock Road in Tabor City.
Southeastern Community College and the HEARTS Foundation will partner to host a community trunk or treatment on Monday, October 31 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on the CSC campus. There will be live music, costume and trunk contests, food, games and more. CSC is located at 4564 Chadbourn Highway in Whiteville.
The City of Lake Waccamaw, Boys and Girls Home of NC, and Columbus County Parks and Recreation will come together for the return of Safe Night for Kids on Monday, October 31. This event is free for children of all ages. a carefree evening full of games and candy at the BGHNC Arena from 6-8:30 p.m. The facility is located at the Exhibit Center on Bill Thompson Lane in Lake Waccamaw.
Fair Bluff Baptist Church will have a trunk or treat on Monday, October 31 from 5-7 p.m. There will be hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, inflatable bouncy houses and lots of candy. FBBC is located at 1205 Main Street in Fair Bluff.
The Whiteville Assembly of God will present a trunk or treat on Monday, October 31 beginning at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 110 East Wyche Street in Whiteville.
The Glory Tabernacle Church will host a trunk or treat on Monday, October 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Special parking will be available for those who come to stay and enjoy the night. GTC can is located at 4513 Pleasant Plains Church Road in Whiteville.