- Published on Wednesday, 16 October 2013 22:46
- Written by Super User
Kure Beach, NC—Ready, set, haunt! Time for ghosts, goblins and fairy princesses to Trick or Treat Under the Sea 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24 and Friday, Oct. 25 at the N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher. Grab your costume and troll the Aquarium for spooky good times. Halloween games, roving performers and magic shows will have guests shrieking with delight. Haunted gardens, live animal encounters and scary divers swimming among the sharks are sure get the adrenaline pumping. Local merchants, also costumed for the event, will giveaway treats and coupons to trick-or-treaters. Judges will recognize the merchant booth with the most imaginative, spooky and environmentally-friendly theme each evening.
Advance tickets available online at http://www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher and at the Aquarium, $8 each. Children 2 years old and younger are free. Tickets may also be purchased at the door. Please note: umbrella strollers only. Children 16 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Be green and bring your own trick-or-treat bag. NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher is located a short drive from Wilmington, just south of Kure Beach, near the mouth of the Cape Fear River, on U.S. 421. The site is less than a mile from the Fort Fisher ferry terminal. General information: ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher.