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Haunted Fortress – Saturday, October 15 and October 22 from 7-9 p.m. at Old Fort Niagara in Youngstown. Learn about the haunted past of the Fort during this nocturnal tour. Advanced reservations and payment are required – call 716-745-7611 to make reservations ,and find out more at www.oldfortniagara.org.
Spooktacular Days at the Buffalo Zoo –Saturday and Sunday, October 8-9 at the Buffalo Zoo, 300 Parkside Ave. in Buffalo. Guests enjoy numerous treat stations, $2 hayrides, face painting and more. This event is free with Zoo admission; activities run from noon-3 p.m. – find out more at www.buffalozoo.org or by calling 716-995-6133.
Halloween Spooktacular – Friday, October 14 from 5:30-8 p.m. at Herschell Carrousel Factory, 180 Thompson St. in North Tonawanda. This family-friendly event will feature Halloween games, crafts and treats, plus a visit from In Jest Entertainment at 7 p.m. Cost is $6 per person, $5 for Carousel Society members – find out more at carrouselmuseum.org.
Haunted Paintball – Fridays and Saturdays from September 30 through October 29 at Holland Paintball Adventure Park, 11586 Holland Glenwood Rd. (Holland Speedway) – hours are 6:30-10:30 p.m. Reservations are required – call 716-418-7223 or visit www.hollandpaintballadventurepark.com for more information.