Fall fests and trunk or treats
Community Church of Mt. Pleasant
Oct. 22, 2-6 p.m.
Second annual festival and games for the family.
Ambassadors for Jesus Christ
210 Clement St, Cleveland
Oct. 22, 2 p.m.
Bible Characters Guess-Who program, skits, free hotdog snack, candy, door prizes.
Salisbury Seventh-Day Adventist
305 Rudolph Road
Oct. 23, 2-5 p.m.
Fall Fest with bounce houses, giant tricycles, cornhole, s’mores, hot chocolate, bonfire, hayrides.
Proceeds benefit Salisbury SDA School, 704-795-8038
Gethsemane Missionary Baptist
719 South Caldwell St.
Oct. 26, 5-8 p.m.
Hallelujah Night: Madden 2k16 Tournament, cornhole tournament, cake walk, bingo, face painting, hamburgers, hotdogs, popcorn, candy, prizes and The Amazi’N Blazi’N Fire Truck LLC, rides $5
First UMC Salisbury
217 S. Main St.
Fall Festival Carnival starts with hot dog supper 5:30 p.m (donations only; call 704-636-3121 for family food reservations). 6:15 costume parade and trick or treating. Games include Sweep the Pumpkin, Cakewalk, Go Fish, photo booth
First Baptist Church Rockwell
8630 Hillcrest Drive, Rockwell
Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Trunk or treat, bbq, hayrides, bounce house, more
1915-1917 W. Innes St.
Oct. 29, 1-3 p.m.
Treats, games, food, cake walk, creative costume parade, pumpkin decoration contest
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Christ
5202 Mooresville Road
Oct. 29, 4-6 p.m.
“Falleluia” Festival with trunk or treat, hayride, games, cakewalk. All free.
4036 Old Concord Salisbury Road, Kannapolis
Oct. 29, 4-7 p.m.
Fun and games, face painting, trunk or treat, hayrides, free hotdogs and desserts. Info at 704-787-6346
2300 Bringle Ferry Road
Oct. 29, 5-8 p.m.
Free food, door prizes, cake walk, bounce houses, pumpkin patch and painting, hayrides and more
280 Franklin Church Road
Oct. 29, 5-7 p.m.
Trunk-or-Treat. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be served
Mount Olivet UMC
301 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord
Trunk or Treat
Oct. 29, 5 p.m.
Hot dogs, games, treats, fun. Come in an appropriate costume
Maranatha Bible Church
2320 Statesville Blvd.
Oct. 29, 6-8 p.m.
Let’s go on a Hay Ride at Maranatha Bible Church’s Fall Festival. Free hot dogs, chips, soft drinks, candy treat bags. Activities include cake walk and games
First Baptist of Salisbury
Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m.
Treasure Island: A Pirate’s Life For Me! Games, inflatables, antique fire truck rides, trunk or treat, more. Bring 2 canned food items for game tickets. Proceeds benefit Jobs for Life, W.E.E. Center, RHM. 704-633-0431 ext. 105
He’s Alive Church
1310 N. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis.
Oct. 30, 4 p.m.
Trunk or Treat in the parking lot. Over 25 cars will have their trunks full of candy and goodies
Back Creek Presbyterian Church
2145 Back Creek Church Road, Mount Ulla
Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m.
Hay ride, games, s’mores, trunk or treat. Hot dogs for a donation. Music from 6-7 p.m. with The Back Creek Bluegrass Boys & Tori
Southside Baptist Church
Intersection of Jake Alexander/Morlan Park Road; church parking lot
Oct. 31, 6-9 p.m.
Trunk-or-Treat with free games, candy, Bible stories, prayer table. Info 980-234-2803
China Grove Church of God
413 N. Franklin St., China Grove
Nov. 5, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Breakfast 9-11 a.m.; crafts and bake sale 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; silent auction – 4 p.m.
Harvest Festival with BBQ pork or chicken plates. Adults $8, Children 10 and under $4. 704-857-0200 or 704-754-0109
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