The days are getting shorter. There’s a chill in the air. A suspicious amount of zombies can be found walking Granville Street. It must be time for Halloween in Vancouver.
As usual, there’s no shortage of Halloween spooks and thrills on tap in Vancouver this year. Here’s a top 10 list of activities and events to put a little scare in your October.
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- Stanley Park Ghost Train: After dark, the miniature rail line in spooky, 1,000-acre Stanley Park takes riders deep into a forest inhabited by characters from Grimm’s Fairy Tales, including Rapunzel, the fairy godmother and the Pied Piper. Kid-friendly. Oct. 5-Oct. 31.
- Zombie Combat Paintball: Gear up and hunt down marauding bands of zombies in the forests of Surrey. It’s your team’s mission to rescue a trapped scientist and save the planet from flesh-eating monsters. Sept. 14-Nov. 15.
- Vancouver Haunted Trolley: The quaint Vancouver Trolley shows its dark side on this 2.5 tour of the city’s grisliest and most haunted sites, including the Mountain View Cemetery and the Police Museum (formerly the coroner’s office), where an autopsy recreation takes place. Oct. 19-Oct. 31. Continue reading:
Top Halloween Activities in Vancouver for 2012