Emma Crawford Coffin Races, downtown Manitou Springs. Sat., Oct. 26. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. Call for more: 685-5089.
Build a Jack-O-Lantern Walk, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 2002 Creek Crossing, Fountain. Sat., Oct. 26, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. & 6:30-8:30 p.m. $5 per car. Call for more, 520-6159.
Making Faces: Portraits of Trick-or-Treaters by photojournalist Anne Lennox at Business of Arts Center, 515 Manitou Ave. Through Sun., Nov. 2. Tues., through Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Thurs., Oct. 31, 3-7 p.m., there will be a photo shoot of the first 50 trick-or-treaters in the most outstanding costumes. 685-1861.
Old Time Halloween Party at the Rock Ledge Ranch, 1401 Recreation Way, east entrance to the Garden of the Gods on 30th St. $1-$5. Sun., Oct. 27, noon to 4 p.m. 578-6777.
Demented Journey Haunted House at Joyrides Family Fun Center, 5150 Edison Ave. Tormented Haunted Trail, Corn Maze, $5-$18. Call 527-2089. For more: wwwhauntedjoyrides.com. Sun. through Thurs., 7-10 p.m.; Fridays & Saturdays & Halloween, 7 p.m. to midnight.
Earth Spirit Pagans present Ghosts, Spirits & Hauntings, and how to tell the difference, at Celebration Community room, 2207 W. Colorado Ave. Limited to 20 students. $15. Reservations, 574-5571. Fri., Oct. 25, 7-9 p.m.
Spiders, Bats and Things Like That at Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Blvd. Come learn about creepy crawlies of Halloween, best for ages 5-10. Reservation required, 578-6146. Sat., Oct. 26, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
The Haunted Hearthstone, a guided ghost tour of the Inn at 506 N. Cascade Ave. Profits will benefit Pikes Peak Chapter of the Red Cross. $2-$3. Thurs., Oct. 31, 6:30-9 p.m. Call 473-4413.
Halloween Spooktacular, performance by Sheikhani Mid-East Dance Troupe will be presenting at the Dublin House Banquet room, in the basement. Sat., Oct. 26, 6:30- 9 p.m. No cover. Call 634-3765.
Ghastly and Ghostly Tales Artfully Told by John Stansfield and Nancy Avalon at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Highway 105, Palmer Lake. $9-$4. Recommended for ages 8 and up. Tickets at door only. Seating is limited. Sat., Oct. 26, 7 p.m. 535-0320.
Grave Undertakings, spooky tour of the Crystal Valley Cemetery. Meet at the Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave., shuttle buses to graveyard. Fri., Oct. 25, 6-8:30 p.m. Tours depart every 15 minutes. $6. Call 685-5089.
Ghost Tours through the streets of Manitou Springs. Meet at Manitou City Hall, 606 Manitou Ave. Tours depart every 15 minutes, warm clothing and comfy walking shoes recommended. Sat., Oct. 26, 7-9 p.m. $9, kids $5. Call 685-5089 for more.
Halloween Costume Party! Boondoggle with Right of Ways at the Acoustic Coffee Lounge, 5152 Centennial Blvd. $4. Thurs., Oct. 31, 7 p.m. 268-9951
Historic Manitou needs volunteers to haunt Manitou Springs as part of its popular ghost tours, cemetery tour and Emma's Favorite Haunts. Ghosts, guides, behind-the-scenes help with props and special effects all needed. Fri.,-Sat., Oct. 25-26. Call 685-1960 or 685-5089.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, a radio play, on 88.7 FM, KCME. Thurs., Oct. 31, 8 p.m.