Scary Creature Feature

The forest of Asbury Woods will come alive for our annual Scary Creature Feature.  Enjoy a guided half mile talking tour through the forest where you will meet nocturnal characters in costume.  Are these often misunderstood animals friends or foes?  You will find out during this fun and educational seasonal event.

This event may sell out, purchasing tickets in advance is recommended. Online ticket sales for Friday will close 24 hours before the event. Tickets for Friday may still be purchased over the phone by calling the Nature Center at 814-835-5356 between 10 am and 5 pm.  Any remaining tickets will be sold at the door after 5 pm Friday.

Online ticket sales for Saturday will close on Friday at 6 pm.  Any remaining tickets for Saturday may be purchased over the phone before 5 pm or at the door once the event begins. Please call 814-835-5356 to check on availability.

 Tickets are $6 for nature center members and $8 for non-members.  You may add a membership to your purchase to receive the discount ticket price.

The event begins at 6 pm

  • Tickets will be sold for assigned walking tour times that begin at 6:30 pm with the last tour time leaving at 9:00 pm.  Earlier times are recommended for younger children.  Tours are on a forest trail and are approximately 40 minutes in length.
  • NEW - Wagon Rides are separate from the tour and will begin at 6:10 pm and run continuously through 9:15 pm.  Rides last approximately 15 minutes (including loading and unloading time)

Purchase Scary Creature Feature Tickets (online ticket sales close 24 hours before the event begins)


Activities to Enjoy

  • Hay Wagon Ride - Separate from the walking tour
  • Cider and Donuts
  • Crafts for Children
  • Science demonstrations with the Asbury Woods "Mad Scientist"
  • Seasonal Pumpkin Light Display
  • Campfire and storytelling
  • NEW Scarecrow Alley walk through trail

Program occurs regardless of weather. NO REFUNDS OR DISCOUNTS.  No pets permitted. 


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