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  1. Calendar Overlay Btown Events (2)
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Btown Events

  1. Downtown Spooktacular

    October 26, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Historic Depot

    Twelve and under ghosts, witches, fairies, princesses and other spooky friends are invited to walk in this year’s costume parade. Parade participants will line-up on the lawn of the municipal building, 2:15pm – 2:55pm. The parade begins at 3pm through downtown, ending at the Historic Depot. After the parade, kids can trick-or-treat until 5pm at participating businesses marked by balloons!

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  2. Dark in the Park

    October 27, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ City Park

    Come out and ride the amusement rides, enter the costume contest, play carnival games hosted by local non-profit groups, and enjoy an evening of Halloween fun at City Park on Saturday, October 27th. Walk over to the Thataways Stage for our Costume Contest (6pm) for children ages 12 & under. Play life-size games on field #1 and enjoy food from local vendors. At 8pm, turn your eyes to the sky for the annual aerial Halloween Fireworks show.

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Outdoor Recreation Calendar

  1. Trail Running

    October 20, 2018, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Various Location

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  2. Meet-Up Paddle

    October 22, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Guilford Mackintosh Park and Marina

    Don't paddle alone! Come meet other people who love being on the water and enjoy a leisurely, guided group paddle on beautiful Mackintosh Lake! Bring your own boat or rent one of ours. Paddlers will have a guide who provides basic instruction as needed and leads the group on the lake. Rental fee includes kayak, PFD, paddle and guide. For ages 13 and up. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required. Register online at or call 336-222-5030.

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  3. Haw River Trailathlon

    October 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Haw River Canoe & Kayak Company

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  4. Leaf Peep Paddle

    October 28, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Guilford Mackintosh Park and Marina

    There is nothing more beautiful than paddling quiet Lake Mackintosh surrounded by hardwoods when the leaves are all aflame. Come experience the changing season by kayak! Be sure to bring binoculars and a camera. Fee includes guide, boat rental, paddle, & PFD. Registration required. Register at

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  5. Fall Foliage Hike at Guilford Mackintosh

    October 28, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Guilford Mackintosh Park and Marina

    .Grab a friend and get out for a walkabout in the woods! This hike is 3 miles on natural surface trail over rolling, natural surface (roots, rocks, etc.) terrain with a few steep hills. Wear comfortable walking shoes or boots. Bring a water bottle and an extra layer. Trekking poles recommended. All ages welcome. Age 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Dogs welcome! The hike starts promptly at 1:30. Plan to arrive about 10 minutes prior to start time. Meet in the circular parking area at the end of the park road near the trail head. Registration required. Register at

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Recreation & Parks Calendar

  1. Fun Friday for Special Populations: Richard Petty Museum

    October 19, 2018, 9:15 AM - 2:30 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Join us as we visit the Richard Petty Museum located in Level Cross, NC. The Richard Petty Museum presents the success story of one of the founding families of stock car racing. We will take a tour of the museum then eat lunch at Bill's Pizza Pub in Greensboro. We will be leaving from Thataways parking lot promptly at 9:15am and riding the Burlington Recreation & Parks bus. Each person will need a family member or caregiver to attend with them. This event is for those with special needs. To register, come in person to the BRPD Main Office (1333 Overbrook Rd. Burlington, NC 27215) or register online.

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  2. Special Populations Trunk or Treat

    October 24, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Wear your costumes and bring your bags for a fun night of trick or treating! We will be trick or treating, safely, from cars located in the Thataways Parking Lot. This is a free event and open to all ages. No registration required.

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  3. "Thataween" Thataways Annual Middle School Halloween Dance

    October 26, 2018, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Ages: Middle School Students It’s Halloween again at Burlington Recreation & Park’s Thataways so come dressed in your costume to celebrate! Activities for the night include: a costume contest, Halloween games, selfie station, dancing, prizes, and corn hole. Arcade games, billiards and concessions will be available for a small cost. A parent/guardian must register each participant upon entry and sign out at pick-up to participate.

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  4. Special Populations Halloween Dance

    October 30, 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Ages: Recommended for ages 16 and older Burlington Recreation and Parks invites you to come dressed in your best Halloween costume for the annual Thataways Special Populations Halloween Dance. This is a free event for individuals with developmental disabilities. Light refreshments will be served.

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