Local Halloween events kick off this weekend

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Goblins, Games and Goodies at 4-H Fairgrounds
TELL CITY – The Perry County Junior Women will host Goblins, Games and Goodies from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Perry County 4-H Fairgrounds in Tell City.
Families are invited to take their children for a night of games, crafts, treats and a haunted trail. Concessions will be provided by Tell City Band Boosters. Boy Scout Troop 192 and Perry County 4-H Junior Leaders will sponsor the haunted trail.
CVS will be on hand to take pictures with several different packages available for purchase. Options include two 8-inch by 10-inch inch prints, four 5-inch by 7-inch prints, four 4-inch by 6-inch prints and 8 wallet-sized prints for $15 or one 8-inch by 10-inch print, two 5-inch by 7-inch prints, three 4-inch by 6-inch prints and four wallet-sized prints for $10.
Individual prints cost $5 for an 8-inch by 10-inch print, $3 for a 5-inch by 7-inch print and $1 for a 4-inch by 6-inch print.
Admission to the event is $1 per person wearing a costume and $2 per person without costume.
Proceeds from the event will go toward the Boy Scout Troop 192 haunted trail.
For more information, contact project chairwoman Stephanie Epple at 547-4999.

Explosion of Fun at CCC Oct. 31
TELL CITY – The Explosion of Fun, a Halloween alternative event, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 at Community Christian Church, 831 10th St., in Tell City.
The event is free and offered to children 3 years old through sixth grade. The entire third floor of the church will offer prizes for bean bag toss, ring toss, bingo, football throw, skeeball, go fish games, balloon dart throw and more. Face painting and temporary tattoos will also be available.
Free popcorn will be served and several cake-walks will be held. A snack shack will be available to purchase food items, including hot dogs, pizza slices, nachos and soft drinks.
Last year, the church event welcomed 397 visitors and had help from 29 workers. The community is invited to enjoy the event.