october, 2021

01octalldayHauntober 2021Month Long Event


october 1 (Friday) - 31 (Sunday)


Virginia City

86 S C Street

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As one of the most haunted destinations in the country, Virginia City is the perfect place to get spooked this October. Celebrate the supernatural and all things unexpected with an entire month of events including the outhouse races, ghost tours, safe trick-or-treating, a goblin parade and a family fun Thomas the and Friends excursion on the Virginia & Truckee Railroad.

Month-long Events

Bats in the Belfry Guided Ghost Tours, all month long – If you want to know where the most haunted locations are in Virginia City, this is the tour for you. Take a walk around this historically haunted town and learn about the lively souls that still occupy it today. Click here for more information.

V&T Railroad Pumpkin Patch Train, Oct. 16 & 17 and 23 & 24, 11:20 a.m., 1:20 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. – A pumpkin patch is fall’s ultimate playground for kids so why not make an adventure of it with a train ride to the Gold Hill Pumpkin Patch. Purchase train tickets today.

Halloween Weekend Events

Electric Halloween Steam Train, Oct. 30 & 31, 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  – Get in the haunted spirit with a ride on a spooky evening steam train from Virginia City to Gold Hill.  Tickets are available online.

Cemetery Gin’s Hunt for Spirits, Oct. 30 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. -Embark on Cemetery Gin’s Hunt for Spirits, a fun and tasty scavenger hunt through the town. Using your historic Virginia City knowledge, solve clues to unlock a riddle and unscramble a secret of Virginia City’s past, sampling tasty spirits along the way. More details here.

Hauntober Parade, Oct. 31, 5 to 6 p.m. – Little and big goblins alike, come dressed to scare at the Hauntober Parade on Halloween night. Check-in is at 4 p.m. at the VC Jerky Company. Stick around for safe trick-or-treating at the many shops along the boardwalk.

Virginia City Cemetery, Oct. 31, 5:30 to 11 p.m. – Once a year, on Halloween, the gates to the old Virginia City Cemetery open for visitors to stroll from dusk till dark. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.




Visit Virginia City775-847-7500 86 South C Street P.O. Box 920 Virginia City, NV 89440

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