What do you think is the best thing about Halloween? Do you enjoy the candy, the horror movies or dressing up as your favorite characters? All of the above? Most importantly, this is the one time of year when it’s fun to be scared out of your mind! Assuming you’re in a controlled environment of course. If you’re looking to indulge in this holiday the right way, check out one, or all, of the events below:
The Little 5 Points Halloween Festival & Parade is the signature Halloween festival in Little 5 Points, Atlanta’s premier business, arts, and music district. It is one of the most significant Halloween events in the South, with over 35,000 people coming out every year. If you’re looking to keep things reasonably tame, head out for food, fun and live entertainment!
For those of us who like tunes with our terror, this event features selections from The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog, and Little Shop of Horrors. You can sign up to sing a song onstage or hang back and sing from your seat. Costumes are encouraged, and a portion of proceeds go to charity! Win-Win.
Netherworld is one of the top haunted houses in the country, filled with terrifying monsters, creepers, and special effects. If you’re looking for to be scared out of your mind, this is the place for you!