Haunted Huntingburg and blues festival this Saturday

Sourced from Dubois County Free Press

Destination Huntingburg’s fourth annual Haunted Huntingburg is this Saturday, October 8, 2016.

The Zombie 5K fun walk/run begins at 10:30 a.m. at Old Town Hall, 309 N. Geiger Street, with the route continuing through Charles C. Niehaus Memorial Park. Zombie makeovers are available for participants prior to the start time and based on availability.

The Haunted Huntingburg Blues Festival will be held from 12:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Market Street, featuring headliner “The Beat Daddys.” Other artists include: Ryan Rigdon & Primal Roots; Bad Mojo; and Sparrow and Crandall.

Also included throughout the Blues Festival will be: bounce houses and other inflatables (12:00 – 7:00 p.m.); pumpkin decorating (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.); crazy hair color (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.); trick-or-treating on 4th Street (3:00 – 5:00 p.m.); Huntingburg Chamber of Commerce’s Scary Cake Bake Contest (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.); multiple food and vendor booths (12:00 – 7:00 p.m.); and a craft beer garden, sponsored by Schnitz Brewery (12:00 – 7:00 p.m.).

A family-friendly movie will be shown outdoors on historic 4th Street, between US 231 and Jackson Street, at 8:00 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to bring their own blankets or chairs and refreshments.

Other events being held in conjunction with Haunted Huntingburg include: Haunted Tours at Salem United Church of Christ from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., hayrides and costume contest at Huntingburg Teen Outback from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. and a comedy horror movie showing at The Gaslight at 8:00 p.m. as well as Birdland Blues playing at 10:00 p.m. ET.

For more information about Haunted Huntingburg, visit www.hauntedhuntingburg.com or the Facebook page.

Haunted Huntingburg monster level sponsors include the Dubois County Community Foundation, Dubois County Visitors Center, City of Huntingburg, Bookkeeping & More, RG Mechanical, Optimal Performance Chiropractic and OFS Brands.

For more information or to volunteer for Haunted Huntingburg, please contact Crystal Buehler, Dubois County Visitors Center, at 482-9115 or by emailatcbuehler@visitduboiscounty.com .