The ghouls and goblins will be walking the streets of Hamilton on Saturday, seeking treats. Please drive slowly and watch for the children of our town as they enjoy the chilly night. Trick-or-Treat takes place from 6 to 8 p.m.
Temperatures will reach into the high 50s on Saturday, so bundle up! There is a slight chance for rain, according to local meteorologists.
Here are other activities happening in our area this weekend:
Creepy Pub Crawl: The Courtyard Marriott, Ryan’s Tavern, The Drink Tavern and J. Austin’s Riverbank Cafe. 6-11 p.m., wear a costume. Wristbands available at all of these downtown Hamilton pubs for $10. Includes unlimited rides on the “Party Buzz.” Proceeds benefit the upcoming German Village Christmas Walk. Click here for event details.
Trick-Or-Treat at Tri-County Mall: Halloween Carnival for ages 3 and older slated for noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. Trick-or-treat in the mall from 5-8 p.m. for those 12 and younger. More details here.
Niederman Family Farm Fall Festival: Event for children and families, open from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. Children 2 and younger are admitted free, all others are $10. Located at 5110 Lesourdesville West Chester Road in Liberty Twp.
Hamilton Farmers Market: The weekly event is open from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. around the old courthouse in downtown Hamilton. Free.
Trail of Treats: Families may visit Forest Run MetroPark on New London Road in Hamilton from 1-4 p.m. for a treat treasure hunt through the park. Registration is required. Call (513) 867-5835.
Jack O’Lantern Junction: EnterTRAINment Junction’s Halloween activity is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 7379 Squire Court in West Chester Twp.
Liberty Center: The newest shopping and lifestyle center celebrated a grand opening last week, and many stores and some restaurants are open for business. Note: Not all businesses listed at the center are open yet. Parking is free. Click here to see Liberty Center’s facebook page.
Wendel Farms: Located in Reily Twp. Open from noon to 10 p.m. Admission varies per age group. Corn maze, petting zoo, and more. Click here for more info.
Doo-Wah Riders: Country and cajun band performing at the Fairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Drive, Fairfield. Ticket prices range from $12-$15. The performance begins at 8 p.m. More details here.
Ghost Tour: Ryan’s Tavern on High Street in Hamilton is giving ghost tours for $30 a person. 6-10 p.m. Nov. 1. Call (513) 737-2200. www.ryanstavern.com
AT THE BARS
Lugnutz: Halloween Extravaganza with bands Big City Rebellion and Magic Lightnin’ Boys. Costume party. 9 p.m. Saturday. 22 Donald Drive, Fairfield. Click here for more details.
Terry B’s: Featuring the band Caffeine. 9 p.m. Saturday. 1351 Main St. Hamilton. Click here for more details.
Rick’s Tavern: Pre-Halloween costume party. The band Naked Karate Girls will perform, and there will be door prizes. 10:30 p.m. Friday. 5955 Boymel Drive, Fairfield. Click here for more details.
Next Level Night Club: Costume party, music and more, located at the Buzzard Bay Entertainment Complex, 7121 Dixie Highway, Fairfield. Click here for more details.
Gina’s: The Italian restaurant and tavern will host a costume party and contest with a DJ and karaoke on Saturday night. 1005 Eaton Ave., Hamilton. Click here for more details.
The Drink Tavern/Ryan’s Tavern/J Austin’s/Courtyard by Marriott: Creepy Pub Crawl happening at all of these bars. See information higher up on this page, or go here. All located in downtown Hamilton.