Halloween

  Candy bags available at Richmond Hill fire stations for Halloween

The countdown to Halloween is on as many people figure out how to safely celebrate because of COVID-19.

Celebrate Halloween with a Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

  Wag-O-Ween Will Look Different This Year

City of Beaufort To Celebrate Halloween with Virtual Events, Drive Thru

Alee Shriners scare with new safety measures

CDC recommendations for trick or treating

  Growing special pumpkins in Effingham County

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Richmond Hill holding virtual pumpkin carving contest

Georgia State Railroad Museum Planning “Tricks, Treats & Trains”

You can get paid $1,000 to watch hours of horror movies on Halloween night

  Opening weekend for Holiday Farm’s pumpkin patch

  City of Richmond Hill cancels, postpones several upcoming holiday events

  Health officials offer guidance for safe fall celebrations

  Lyons, Vidalia city leaders encouraging COVID-19 safety precautions while trick-or-treating

Halloween in the cities of Lyons and Vidalia is still happening. But of course, leaders in both are encouraging people to stay safe and follow the COVID-19 guidelines already in place.

  No fall fun at Poppell Farms in 2020 due to COVID-19

Popell Farms is famous for their maize, pumpkin patch and attractions they offer every fall. However, after testing positive and recovering from COVID-19, the the family says they’ve made the difficult decision not to open for the 2020 season.

City of Bloomingdale posts trick-or-treating safety tips

The City of Bloomingdale has posted guidance to the upcoming Halloween festivities in October.

CDC’s Halloween guidance discourages activities like trick-or-treating due to COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is encouraging Americans to avoid higher-risk Halloween activities like trick-or-treating in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.

City of Richmond Hill promoting creative ideas for Halloween

  Father, daughter create candy chute to keep Halloween safe during pandemic

Halloween candy arriving earlier in some stores due to pandemic

  Jasper Co. deputies hold Trunk or Treat event

  Halloween events bring Savannah community together

PHOTOS: Your 2019 Halloween pictures

Residents take part in Teal Pumpkin Project to offer candy alternatives for Halloween night

WTOC spoke to an advocate for the Teal Pumpkin Project to find out what families can do to help trick-or-treaters with food allergies.

  Savannah Police to host Safe Neighborhood Spooktacular

The Savannah Police Department has a new central precinct this Halloween, and to celebrate they’re hosting a Safe Neighborhood Spooktacular on Halloween Night.

Halloween costume contest for NICU babies at Memorial Health

Memorial Health is holding a Halloween costume contest for babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Halloween Safety: What to look out for as a driver and trick-or-treater on Halloween

Halloween is a night to put on your favorite costume and go around your neighborhood collecting all of your favorite sweet treats, but Halloween can also come with some real dangers.

Godley Station Dental opens its annual Candy Buyback Program

Godley Station Dental in Pooler is opening its annual Candy Buyback Program this week. Trick-or-Treaters can donate their candy and get cash in return.

Sex offenders can’t give out candy on Halloween in SC

South Carolina is again requiring all sex offenders to stay inside with their outside lights off and not give out trick-or-treat candy on Halloween

Rincon farm a hot spot for fall activities

Over nearly a decade of Halloweens, Madrac Farms in Rincon has become a hot spot for fall activities.

Suggested trick-or-treating times in the Coastal Empire, Lowcountry

Local law enforcement is starting to announce suggested trick-or-treating times for Halloween.

  Savannah Police give halloween safety tips

Halloween will be here in a little over a week and a half, but events have already started at schools, churches, and parks across the Coastal Empire.

Effingham Co. Fair will be closed on Saturday due to weather

Tropical Storm Nestor is expected to bring widespread rain to the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry all day on Saturday.

Rincon trunk-or-treat, movie rescheduled due to weather

The Rincon trunk-or-treat and movie event has been rescheduled until Saturday, Oct. 26 due to the weather.

Chatham County PD to host Trunk or Treat

The Chatham County Police Department is hosting Trunk-or-Treat, and they’re hoping the treats won’t be the only reason you come.

Effingham County Fair to kick off 76th program

The Effingham County Fair will kick off soon with concessions, carnival rides and contests.

Halloween Spooktacular to benefit Second Harvest

The Saint Leo University Savannah Center is asking you to have fun for a good cause this spooky season.

Trunk or Treat at the Matthew Reardon Center

The Matthew Reardon Center for Autism is hosting a trunk or treat event this year on Saturday, October 26.

Plenty of outdoor activities this Savannah Weekend

This is a great weekend to get outside and enjoy the nature and beauty of our city! If you're looking for activities for the whole family, there's plenty going on.

14th annual Wag-O-Ween event

The community is invited to the 14th annual Wag-O-Ween on Saturday, October 26.

3 pumpkin patches you can visit in the Savannah area

Nothing says fall like pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and hayrides.

Boo Bash at St. Peter the Apostle School

St. Peter the Apostle School will be holding their annual Boo Bash at their Wilmington Island Campus on Saturday, October 26.

SPD holds third annual Pumpkin Painting with Police

The Savannah Police Department is inviting the community to their third annual Pumpkin Painting with Police on Thursday, October 17.

Fall family fun on Halloween night in Ridgeland

The Town of Ridgeland is hosting the second ever Fall Family Fun Night on Halloween night.

Treats and a movie at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill

Enjoy a day filled with Halloween fun at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.

Trunk or Treat at Richmond Hill Middle School

Richmond Hill Middle School is hosting the “Halloween on the Hill” event this year on Thursday, Oct. 24.

  Pumpkin patch brings fall spirit to Richmond Hill

The weather may be slow-moving for fall, but it is indeed here. The Richmond Hill Garden Club helped people get into the mood at the pumpkin patch on Saturday.

Company paying $1,300 to watch 13 scary movies by Halloween

If Halloween is your favorite holiday, there’s a job out there for you that’s so perfect for you it’s terrifying.

Target unveils wheelchair-friendly costumes for kids

According to Target’s website, the full princess carriage and pirate ship collection are set to be released on Aug. 22.