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PLANTATION BLOOD

Dalton Taylor wears a mask as actors and volunteers practice at Nightmare Plantation in Grovetown. In its fourth year, Nightmare Plantation features a haunted hayride, which covers a half-mile track and more than 13 vignettes or "scares" in about 30 minutes. Proceeds are donated to Channeled Paths, a nonprofit program that provides free counseling and mentoring for at risk youth who are without access to counseling.  JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF
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Dalton Taylor wears a mask as actors and volunteers practice at Nightmare Plantation in Grovetown. In its fourth year, Nightmare Plantation features a haunted hayride, which covers a half-mile track and more than 13 vignettes or "scares" in about 30 minutes. Proceeds are donated to Channeled Paths, a nonprofit program that provides free counseling and mentoring for at risk youth who are without access to counseling.

When: 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, through Nov. 2

Where: 4127 Wallie Drive

Details: $22; (706) 793-3100, plantationblood.com

THE AUGUSTA GHOST TROLLEY

When: 7 and 9 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, through Nov. 2

Where: Departs from The Book Tavern, JB White’s Building, 936 Broad St.

Details: Ghosts, legends, history; 90 minutes; $25, ages 5-12 $15; (706) 814-5333, AugustaGhostTrolley.com

NIGHTMARE PLANTATION
HAUNTED HAYRIDE

When: 7 p.m.-midnight Thursday-Sunday, through Nov. 2

Where: 1110 Dodge Lane, Grovetown

Details: Proceeds benefit Wounded Warrior Project and Channeled Paths; $15; nightmareplantation.net

THE ULTIMATE HAUNTING EXPERIENCE

For $45, board the Augusta Ghost Trolley downtown at 7 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays for a ride to Nightmare Plantation; includes the trolley tour, haunted hayride, a meal and return trip. Reservations required, (706) 814-5333.

HOUSE OF TERROR

When: Through Nov. 3; 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30-11 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays

Where: House of Terror, 308 Holly Lane (off Martintown Road), North Augusta

Details: (803) 599-7038, schouseofterror.com

GRAYSTONE RANCH FALL FEST

When: Through Nov. 30; 10 a.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday, noon to midnight Sunday

Where: Graystone Ranch Nature Park, 1017 McManus Road

Details: Pumpkin patch, haunted forest, haunted hay rides, hay maze, more; $10; graystoneranch.com

USC AIKEN HAUNTED HIKE

When: 8-11 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24

Where: USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway; buses will carry visitors from the Student Activities Center to the half-mile, haunted Pacer Path

Details: Free event sponsored by the USC Aiken Student Life Office; (803) 641-3611, Christopherl@usca.edu

SPIRITS OF HALLOWED EVE DINNER

When: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25

Where: Living History Park,

299 W. Spring Grove Ave.

Details: Food and entertainment; Deadus Canby, host; (803) 279-7560; $50; colonialtimes.us/hallowedeve.html


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