Halloween on Franklin Street is a yearly tradition in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, that encompasses a massive gathering on Franklin Street, the cultural hub of the town. The Halloween celebration began in the early 1980s as a considerably smaller event, involving Chapel Hill residents and college students from The University of North The 'Homegrown Halloween' on Franklin Street always attracts thousands of people to downtown Chapel Hill.
Here's some information you New Ideas at Every Turn. Chapel Hill and Orange County is home to several nationally acclaimed Festivals in the genres of Food& Drink and Film. But its our local events that gives visitors a sense of our cultural heritage and the enormous talent of people that call this place home. From gallery shows to live music events, there's always something Nov 01, 2013 Franklin Street, shrouded by night, was overrun with ghouls and cartoon characters as the thousands gathered to celebrate Halloween in Chapel Hill This Halloween, I was experiencing trickortreating for the first time as a parent.
It brought back so many great memories of celebrating Halloween as a kid in Chapel Hill. Although it was a scaled down Halloween party on Franklin Street, plenty of people still flocked to downtown Chapel Hill. The 'Homegrown Halloween' only ran from 8 p. m. 10: 30 p. m. Still Chapel Hill, N. C. Thousands of people dressed in costumes flooded Franklin Street Tuesday night for the annual Halloween gathering in Chapel Hill.
The spontaneous gathering has been a Halloween fun in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill is definitely not confined to All Hallows Eve.
Halloween events in the Triangle region of North Carolina run all month long. From haunted houses to scary movies, from incostume, charity bike rides to spooky train rides there's tricks and treats for Chapel Hill manages Homegrown Halloween on Franklin Street to keep it small, safe and with a local emphasis.
Costumes and creativity showcase the best of this spontaneous crowd gathering that occurs each year on Franklin Street. Top events in Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough worth a day or weekend trip. Prepare for a terrific Halloween in Chapel Hill with Joonbug, the superlative nightlife and event producer with a lineup of the best parties in lounges, clubs, bars, and bar crawls.
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