The Raleigh area is full of Halloween spirit as pumpkins are carved, costumes created, and decorations hung. Tonight children of all ages will take to the streets to show off their outfits and compete to collect the most candy on the block. To show off your or your little one’s costume, participate in the News & Observer’s trick or treat photo contest!

Still looking to make Halloween plans?

Whether you are looking for a good scare, want to show off your costume, or simply want to spend quality time with family and friends there is a fall event made just for you! For a thrilling performance check out the North Carolina Ballet this evening as they conclude the performances of Dracula. If you are a college student or young adult and are looking for a spook-tacular night on the town, the infamous Halloween gathering on UNC’s Franklin Street will be tonight from 9-11:30 pm. For more Halloween fun check out other local events at!