October 2020

 

 

The Haunted Hayrides of Greater Rochester - This annual event takes you down a desolate road, winding through eerie acres of apple orchards into the dark woods. Attracting over 20,000 people each year. 3329 Eddy Rd., Williamson. For a complete schedule visit www.hauntedhayridesrochester.com    

 

Wayne County Council for the Arts - Classes & Workshops for children and adults. 108 West Miller St., Newark. www.wayne-arts.com

 

Oct 1-31, 2020: 23rd Annual Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour - A drive yourself tour. Apple tastings, family fun, door prize drawings. Collect stamps on your passport and enter to win prizes. (800) 527-6510. www.appletastingtour.com

 

Oct 2,3 9,10 16,17 23,24, 30: Moonlight Mazes at Long Acre Farms - Tickets sold from 6pm to 9pm. Maze closes at 11pm. 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.longacrefarms.com

 

Oct 3, 2020: All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast - 7am to 11am. Fees apply. For more information, visit  www.northrosefire.com. North Rose Fire Dept., 5070 North Huron St., North Rose 

 

Oct 3, 2020: Sportsman’s Raffle - 1pm to 4pm. 50/50 raffle, door prizes, raffle items plus meat raffles. Food and drink included in the price of ticket. American Legion Post #428, 6180 Knickerbocker Rd., Ontario. www.nylegionpost428.com

 

Oct 3, 2020: Newark-Arcadia Historical Society’s 3rd Historic Barn Tour - 10am to 3pm.  Barns are all located in the Town of Arcadia. For more information visit www.newarkarcadiamuseum.org

 

Oct 3, 2020: Pumpkin Palooza - 11am to 5pm. Family fun festival. Food trucks and craft vendors. Games, activities, live entertainment, The Great Pumpkin Roll. Lyons Village Park. www.lyonsny.com

 

Oct 3, 2020: Haunted History Ghost Walk - 7pm to 8:30pm. Fees apply. Reservations required. Meet in front of the Wayne County Courthouse, Church St., Lyons. Take a 60-minute ghostly walking tour of Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct 3,4 10,11,12 17,18 24,25 31, 2020: Fall Festival Weekends at Long Acre Farms - Best time of the year at Long Acre Farms. Corn maze, pumpkins, hayrides, apple cider donuts, cider slushies, back 40 fun and more. Details online. 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.longacrefarms.com

 

Oct 3,4 10,11 17,18 24,25, 2020: Wagon Rides at The Apple Shed - Weekends only. Bring the family and enjoy fun on the farm. The Apple Shed, 3391 Maple Ridge Road, Newark. www.theappleshed.com

 

Oct 8-10, 2020: Spring Rummage Sale - 9am to 5pm except Sat. from 9am to 11am. Clothing, shoes, household, crafts, decorations and more. Newark First United Methodist Church, 301 South Main St., Newark.  www.newarkfirstumc.org

 

Oct 9,10, 16,17, 23, 2020: Annual Gananda Rotary Haunted Hayrides - 7pm to 10pm. Fees apply. 1485 Walworth Penfield Rd., Walworth. www.ganandarotary.com

 

Oct 9-12, 2020: 23rd Annual Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour “Tasting Weekend” - The Tour Challenge starts October 1 and runs until October 31. Self driving tour. Travel our scenic country roads, ablaze in autumn glory. Call (800) 527-6510 for map. www.appletastingtour.com 

 

Oct 10, 2020: Sibyl’s Birthday Party - 6:30pm to 9:30pm. Fees apply. Sibyl was a spiritualist for more than 50 years. You may see a guest show up from time to time that just doesn’t seem real. Phelps General Store, 140 Market St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com  

 

Oct 10, 2020: Haunted History Ghost Walk - 7pm to 8:30pm. Fees apply. Reservations required. Meet in front of the Wayne County Courthouse, Church St., Lyons. Take a 60-minute ghostly walking tour of Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct 10, 2020: Ghost Hunting 101 - The Investigation - 7pm to 11:30pm. Great Lakes Spirit Seekers will teach participants to investigate the museum and then hand over the equipment and the Ghost Hunting will begin! Pre-sale tickets only, no tickets sold at the door. Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct 10, 2020: Lincoln Fire Department Chicken BBQ - 4pm until sold out. Take out or eat in. 719 Plank Rd., Ontario. www.lincolnfd.org

 

Oct 10-12, 2020: NYS Path Through History Weekend - A showcase of New York State's rich and fascinating history and features hundreds of events happening at historic and cultural destinations. www.paththroughhistory.iloveny.com

 

Oct 12, 2020: Columbus Day at Long Acre Farms - 10am to 6pm. All farm activities are open for the day. Bring the kids on their day off to explore all the farm fun. 1342 Eddy Rd., Macedon. www.longacrefarms.com  

 

Oct 13-17, 2020: St. Michael's Spring Rummage Sale - Tues-Fri 9-6 & Sat 8-11. Clothes, dishes, shoes, jewelry, books and more. St. Michael's Church, 401 South Main St., Newark

 

Oct 17, 2020: Haunted History Ghost Walk - 7pm to 8:30pm. Fees apply. Reservations required. Meet in front of the Wayne County Courthouse, Church St., Lyons. Take a 60-minute ghostly walking tour of Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct. 17, 2020: Humane Society of Wayne County Pasta Dinner & White Elephant Sale - 12pm until. White elephant sale starts at 12pm. All you can eat pasta and desserts at 4pm. Palmyra Firehall, Route 31, Palmyra. www.hswaynepets.org

 

Oct 17, 2020: Historic Palmyra's Famous Cemetery Walk - 6:30pm & 8pm. Fees apply. Meet at Roger's Chapel, 272 Vienna St., Palmyra. www.historicpalmyrany.com

 

Oct 24, 2020: Haunted History Ghost Walk - 7pm to 8:30pm. Fees apply. Reservations required. Meet in front of the Wayne County Courthouse, Church St., Lyons. Take a 60-minute ghostly walking tour of Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct 24-25, 2020: Open House at Katie Acres Alpacas - 10am to 4pm. Get up close and personal and meet the Alpaca’s. Farm tour and gift shop. 4864 Arcadia Zurich Norris Rd., Sodus. (315) 573-8674

 

Oct 30, 2020: Ghost Hunting 101 - The Reveal - 8pm. Great Lakes Spirit Seekers reveal their findings from the investigations on Oct. 10th. Presale tickets only, no tickets sold at the door. Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct 31, 2020: Haunted History Ghost Walk - 7pm to 8:30pm. Fees apply. Reservations required. Meet in front of the Wayne County Courthouse, Church St., Lyons. Take a 60-minute ghostly walking tour of Lyons. www.waynehistory.org

 

Oct 31, 2020: Trunk or Treat with the Animals - Cracker Box Palace, 6450 Shaker Road, Alton. www.crackerboxpalace.org