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Haunted Happenings

  • Phone: (607) 732-6060

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Our annual fall celebration returns with more games, fun, hayrides, and entertainment than ever! Bring the whole family to play and learn. Musical entertainment from local folk groups. Games and crafts for kids. Incredible face-painting talent from Jennifer Sekella. Come one and all! Admission is free; tickets for food and activities available for purchase at the door.

  • Tickets: 1 for $1, 12 for $10, or 25 for $20. If you're not yet a member of Tanglewood, you can sign up at the Senior Family level (or higher levels of support) and get 20 free tickets! 
  • FREE stuff: meet spooky animals, fortune telling, kids games indoors, slime making, spooky stories with our witches, folk music and natural fibers display.
  • Ticketed stuff: Food (popcorn, hot dog and toppings bar, drinks). Bake sale items vary, starting at half a ticket. Pumpkin painting, face painting, hayrides.

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Haunted Happenings
  • Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum
  • 443 Coleman Avenue
  • Elmira, NY 14903
  • October 20, 2018 to October 20, 2018
  • Free


Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum

443 Coleman Avenue
Elmira, NY 14903
(607) 732-6060
Nine miles of scenic trails in the Finger Lakes area that begin at the Nature Center allow you to experience the natural beauty of the Chemung Valley first-hand. We offer hiking year-round and winter activities including cross-country skiing and snowshoe rentals. Our 12,000 square foot building features a museum with 43 species of live animals, interactive exhibits and a comfortable library for bird-watching and reading. Looking for a place to gather? Our building also offers 2 meeting rooms for corporate meetings and events, retreats, wedding receptions and even Birthday parties! Tanglewood is the local leader in environmental education; serving over 14,000 children in the Southern Tier of NY and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania. We offer programs that include live animal presentations, outdoor experiences and hands-on activities. Our programs include school field trips, scouting groups, spring and summer camps and weekend activities for children.