(Canceled due to inclement weather) James Monroe’s Highland, in partnership with the Albemarle County Fair, will host Halloween at Highland, an afternoon of fall fun, on Sunday, October 27, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission to the event includes hayrides through the Highland pastures, walks through the corn maze, face painting, and entry in the children’s Halloween costume contest and pumpkin contest. Food and drink will be available for purchase (cash and credit cards accepted). All proceeds will support youth agricultural programming and the Albemarle County Fair at Highland.
The costume contest is limited to children age fourteen and under and will take place at 4:00 p.m. Prizes will be awarded in three age categories: children under 6 years of age, children 6 to 10, and children 11 to 14. The pumpkin contest will take place at 5:00 p.m. and is open to all ages. Pumpkins must be carved and/or decorated prior to the Halloween at Highland event. Participants in either contest do not have to register in advance.
Admission is $5 per participant. Children under 6 years old are admitted FREE.