Don’t you just love October! Cooler temperatures, a new crisp feeling in the air and of course – Halloween!
So what’s going on this month in the great city of Cookeville, Tennessee? Lots of fun stuff for you, your friends and family.
Check out a list of Halloween Events happening this month:
Halloween Events in Cookeville, Tennessee
Carving Up Cookeville
Carving Up Cookeville, a new pumpkin carving contest presented by Cookeville Leisure Services, is open for registration.
Carving Up Cookeville features three categories: Scariest, Most Creative and Funniest. Age groups are adults (18 and up) and children (17 and under).
Registration is open through National Pumpkin Day, Oct. 26; the entry fee is $5 per pumpkin. Entries can be dropped off Oct. 26-28 at 4 p.m. at Cane Creek Recreation Center, 180 C C Camp Road. Then the judging will begin.
First place winners will receive fall-themed prize baskets.
Afterward, photos of all entries will be posted on the Cookeville Leisure Services Department Facebook page for a virtual contest starting Oct. 29. The pumpkin with the most likes by Oct. 30 at 3 p.m. will receive the People’s Choice award.
For more information, call 526-7393.
Parent Child Halloween Cookie Decorating Class
Thursday, October 8th – 4 – 6PM
cookies. Even though this looks like an advanced class-it is good for all levels. Becca will walk you thru the processes of baking, making the icing and actually decorating step by step. Recipes included.
Jig Head Brewing Company – Cookeville, Tennessee
Saturday, October 17th – 3-10PM
Folklore History Hike
Cookeville History Museum – Cookeville, Tennessee
Saturday, October 10th
It’s our final History Hike of 2020! Remember those spooky stories told around a campfire to make you scared of the dark? What produced that light or sound? Was it the wind… or something else? Discover some unnerving tales from all over Tennessee in the self-guided Boogers, Haunts and Haints Folklore History Hike on Oct. 10 between the Cookeville History Museum (40 E. Broad St.) and Cookeville Depot (116 W. Broad St.). Pick up an entry form at either museum between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Complete this free activity to be entered in a prize drawing sponsored by Friends of the Cookeville History Museum. To learn more, call 520-5455 or 528-8570.
Short Mountain Distillery – Woodbury, Tennessee
Friday, October 16th 7PM – Midnight
Costume Contest Saturday 10/17 at 8pm
Pumpkin Carving Contest Saturday 10/24 8pm
Kero’s Cafe – Cookeville, Tennessee
Friday, October 30th 7PM
including Tiger King Night
NoWhere Bar & Grill – Cookeville, Tennessee
Friday, October 30th
Boswell’s Spooky Friday
Boswell’s Country Roads Harley-Davidson – Cookeville, Tennessee
Friday, October 30th 6 – 8PM
Jig Head Brewing Co – Cookeville, Tennessee
Saturday, October 31st 3PM – 10PM
And the good stuff, CANDY!
Oh, and of course, tasty beer
Save the date, get to work on those costumes, and get ready for family-fun fangtastic night!
3rd Annual Blues, Boooos and Local Brews
Northfield Vineyards – Sparta, Tennessee
Saturday, October 31st 6:30 – 10:30PM
Annual Halloween Bash
Revolver Dance Hall & Saloon – Cookeville, Tennessee
Saturday, October 31st 7PM
Bowling World – Cookeville, Tennessee
Saturday, October 31st 1PM-close
Bowling World’s spooky Bowloween event! 🎃
The costume theme will be “A Wickedly Fun Wizard of Oz Time!”
Costume Contests w/ Top Prizes awarded @ 3:00pm, 7:00pm & 10:30pm
So grab your hat & broom and call out the flying monkeys! Bowloween is on at Bowling World & Gutters Grille on October 31st! Door Prizes and treats!