Information on carnivals, spook alleys and haunted houses will run in the Utah Valley Life section through Oct. 25. Submit items to or call 437-7600.

• The Dreaded Grove now through Nov. 3, Springville Exit 261. Head west one block to the Camelot Forest. Walk, ride or run through 66 haunted acres. Events include the Dreaded Grove (for 13-older), Spooky Woods (ages 3-12), Terror Tent featuring classic scary movies, bat flight zip line, a 40-foot death jump, Halo 3 tournaments with prizes, fortune tellers, haunted hayrides, haunted swamp rides on amphibious vehicles and food vendors. Proceeds benefit the Rocky Mountain Candle Lighters Childhood Cancer Foundation. Cost: $16/grove, all other events $5-$10. Bonfires, entertainment: free. For online tickets, see

Haunted Forest/Hollow and New Psycho Manor, 1100 S. 500 East, American Fork. Monday-Saturday through Oct. 31. Hours: weekdays 7:30-10 p.m.; Fridays and Saturday from 7:30 p.m.-midnight. Cost: Haunted Forest $15; Psycho Manor $15; both/$20. Children under 6 discouraged. Groups of 25 or more get $3 discount. Call 379-0380 or see

• Hee Haw Farms and Corn Maze through Oct. 31, 4500 W. 700 South. Take Pleasant Grove east Exit 275. Head west to 2000 West. Turn left. Follow the signs. Hours: Monday-Thursday 4-10 p.m.; Friday, 4-11 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; fall break (Oct. 11, 12 and 15), 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. This year's 9-acre corn maze and theme is "Celebrating Our Heritage." Activities include an animal train, a corn cannon, the pumpkin patch, racing pedal cars, a hay wagon, animal alley, rubber ducky and piglet races. Prices/packages vary. See or call 368-4335.

• "Shadowbrook Mansion"/"Hotel Frankenstein" playing alternate nights through Oct. 26/30 respectively at 7:30 p.m. at the Valley Center Playhouse, 780 N. 200 East, Lindon. This is the 25th anniversary of these Halloween favorites. Cost: $6/$5 students, $25/family. Call 785-1186.

• The Legend of Sleepy Hallow in Concert through Oct. 13 at 8 p.m., American Fork Amphitheater, 851 E. 700 North. The third annual production features live song performances accompanied by a live chamber orchestra and an appearance by the Headless Horseman. Cost: $7/$6 students, $30/family. Call 687-5246.

• Cornbelly's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Fest through Oct. 31, Mondays-Thursdays from 4-10 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays and fall break weekend (Oct. 11-13) from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Thanksgiving Point, Lehi. Cost: Day combo pass $10; night combo pass $15/$10 children; group rates available. Call 794-FARM.

• Fall Hayride at Southridge Farms through Oct. 31, 300 W. 900 South, Santaquin. Hours: Monday and Friday from 3:30-7 p.m.; Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. School break hours the same as Saturday. Rides every 15 minutes. Other times available by appointment. Cost: $2/$1.50 children 10-under. Call 754-5511.

• Haunted Canyon Ghost Train, Oct. 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, 29, 30 at 7:30, 8:30, 9:30 p.m.; Oct. 18, 25, 31 at 7:30, 8:30 p.m. Cost: $16 adults/$8 children for 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. departures; $14 adults/$6 children for 9:30 p.m. departures. Call 435-654-5601 or see

• Second annual In the Dark in Spanish Fark Spook Alley, Oct. 11-27 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday and from 7 p.m. until the lines end on the weekend. In the Dark offers 14 scary rooms of various themes and a 100-foot maze corridor. If torture chambers are not to your liking, there's sure to be a room the fits your pleasure, like the creepy crawly tomb, the haunted cemetery or the witch's den. Cost: $8/in advance at the city office, $9 at the door ($1 off with student ID). Groups of 20 or more get a discount of $7.50 per ticket but arrangements must be made. Call 798-5000, ext. 57. Note: The spook alley is not for young children.

• Halloween Adventure Cruise through Oct. 31, 6:30-9 p.m. weekdays; 6:30-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Ride the riverboat on the lower Provo River. It's like a hayride on water. more than 100 pumpkins reflecting off the water greet riders. Enjoy scary stories and songs. A pirate even attacks the boat and ends up handing out candy. Excursion boats accommodate up to 40 people each. Board at CLAS Ropes Course, 3606 W. Center, Provo. Dress for the weather. Cost: $5/$20 family. Call 373-8897.

• West Ridge Academy's Scarecrow Festival, Oct. 11-15 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. Cost: $5 adults/$12 for 6-18 years/ $7 for 2-5 years. Activities include performing groups, basketball tournament, country craft store, food, inflatables, train/wagon rides, petting zoo/pony rides, children's haunted house and spider speedway. Call 282-1040.

• Tricks and Treats Halloween Carnival, Oct. 25 and 26 from 7-9 p.m. at The Center, 222 W. 500 North, Provo. Cost: $2/$8 per family. Children 3-under free. Activities include arts and crafts, entertainment, a magic show, haunted house, food and face painting. Call 852-7635.

• 16th annual Halloween Fun Run 5K to benefit the American Cancer Society, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m., American Fork Fitness Center, 454 N. Center. The run winds around the cemetery, Nob Hill and the surrounding area. Prizes given for costumes at 5:30 p.m. Register online: Cost: $20/$25 day of. Call 756-5110.

• American Fork city Halloween party, Oct. 31 at 4 p.m. in Robinson Park, 100 E. Main. Visit for further information.

• For Halloween fun all features family-friendly music, art, recipes, games, projects and more from M. Ryan Taylor's Halloween album. The site also features "The Part of Thirteens" that offers free recipes, games and craft projects (grouped in sets of 13).