Head to the WNC Ag Center for Fall Harvest Days, featuring the 28th Antique Engine and Tractor show and plenty of crafters. Thursday thru Saturday. $8
Get your spook on at Howl-O-Ween at the WNC Nature Center, 10 to 6 Saturday. Arts &crafts, face painting, games and costume contests. $8 adults/$4 kids.
Take a historic haunted house tour through Swannanoa’s Dougherty Height Historic District, 5:30 to 8, Friday and Saturday nights. Tours depart every 30 minutes. $35
Brevard hosts its annual Halloweenfest from 10 to 6 Saturday. The street festival includes a costume contest, parade, and a pumpkin roll contest.
Fletcher’s Halloween Carnival includes a pumpkin carving contest, costume contests and inflatables. 2:30 to 4:30 Saturday, FletcherCommunityPark. FREE
The 17th annual Franklin Pumpkinfest includes a screaming contest, a pumpkin pie eating contest and a costume parade. Plus, there’s the world famous Pumpkin Roll with the winner getting $100! 9 to 4 Saturday. FREE
The Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit takes over downtown Asheville music venues Friday thru Sunday and features musical performances, seminars and panel discussions. $75 and up.
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