Halloween Fest CoverHENDERSON, Ky. (10/18/13) - The Henderson Depot Community Room is gearing up for another history-filled tour of the city, and this weekend they’ll be showing their Halloween Spirit with the an-nual Spooks and Legends Walking Tour. The guided tour will take guests through downtown Hender-son highlighting historical buildings, and relaying myths, legends, and true stories about Henderson’s past.

Henderson was established in 1797 with many influential events taking place adding rich history to an already culture-filled western Kentucky. Henderson also has a very long history of Indian burial grounds, dating back more than 200 years, according to Depot Events Coordinator Donna Spencer. Ghost sightings in historic Henderson houses and other legends have risen over the years and the walk-ing tour will showcase all of the spooky history.

The Spooks & Legends Walking Tour will have actors portraying important Henderson characters from Confederate soldiers to an 1800’s prankster with a gruesome story. Spencer explained because of the Halloween theme, the tour is meant for adults and may be too scary to young children.

“We have a lot of fun with this tour…we’re looking forward to a fun and beautiful day,” Spencer said.

The Spooks and Legends Walking Tour is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 26 at 2 p.m. and again at 4 p.m. Tickets are $5. For more information, Click Here.

Taylor Riley
SurfKY News

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,745.98
0.00 (0.00%)    
2 S&P 2,111.60
+2.97 (0.14%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,140.15
+11.37 (0.22%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

July 27, 2015 5560

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3713

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 2373

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 2347

Hanson, Owensboro, Bowling Green Youths Win at…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 2277

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 02, 2015 19706

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 17, 2015 15955

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 30, 2015 2277

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1420

24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1084

Hanson City Council Discusses Boundaries, Zoning

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 823

UPDATE: Body of Missing 8 Year Old Found; No Foul…

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 722

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 516

Two Teens Face Multiple Charges Including Burglary

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 427

UK Women's Golf Announces Strong 2015-16 Schedule

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 402

Former Wildcat Fuqua Named Assistant Men's Golf…

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 401

Pet of the Day - Sky

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 335

Kentucky Lottery Results for Wednesday July 29,…

by SurfKY News