The Nightmare Factory in Havelock has scheduled Hallowfest from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
The free event features daytime hours for children and families and nighttime events for teens and adults.
Activities take place outside the Nightmare Factory on Park Lane in Havelock and include costume contests, face-painting, games and give-aways. Food and drinks will be available and local businesses and other vendors will have displays.
The Nightmare Factory will have the lights on to allow children to trick-or-treat as actors will be passing out candy.
The event is in addition to the ticketed venue that has five attractions and is open from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Thursdays and 6:30 to midnight Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 10. "Rated R" hours start at 10 p.m. each night.
For details, go to www.nightmarefactorync.com.