It was a punkin’ chunkin’ Spookmoot Sunday!

It was a punkin' chunkin' Spookmoot Sunday!

In case you happened to miss it – too bad for you – it was a punkin’ chunkin’ Spookmoot Sunday the day after Halloween! And we didn’t let a little drizzly rain stop us from Waynesville’s first (so far as we know) punkin’ chunkin competition and general smashed (sometimes rolled) punkins down the hill on … Read more

The spooky faces of Spookmoot

Spookmoot @ Folkmoot 2015

The spooky faces of Spookmoot were out in their bewitching best over the Halloween weekend as Folkmoot held its first Spookmoot Celebration and, well, excuse for a big ol’ party! What a great time! And the community came out in frightening ways to curdle the blood of any usually upstanding citizen! Our sponsors deserve a … Read more

Public Safety Warning: Boojum sightings!

Public Safety Warning: Boojum sightings!

There is today being issued a Public Safety Warning: Boojum sightings! Recent activity suggests the 7- to 8-foot-tall monster known as Boojum may be roaming down from its refuge in the Plott Balsams to forage among the good people of Haywood County, NC, for its beloved mountain gem stones and also, perhaps, for Halloween candy. … Read more

Spookmoot is also about punkin’ chunkin’

It’s more than ghouls and ghosts and things that go bump in the night, Spookmoot is also about punkin’ chunkin’. That’s right, chunkin’ punkin’s across a field and just off Main Street Waynesville! Jack o’lanterns flyin’ through the air and smashing smack into pie bits.  Folkmoot has partnered with Western Carolina University to give you … Read more

How do I get tickets for Spookmoot?

How do I get tickets for Spookmoot?

Just exactly, how do I get tickets for Spookmoot? In case you haven’t heard yet, Folkmoot is having a huge Halloween event, all weekend: Spookmoot! October 30-November 1! You will not want to miss a single scary (and fun) moment. Tickets can be purchased at the Folkmoot Friendship Center, 112 Virginia Avenue and at Spookmoot’s main sponsor, The Mountaineer, 220 North … Read more

Spookmoot will be Halloween epic!

Spookmoot @ Folkmoot

We don’t want to scare you (well, yes, we do) but hauntingly put: Spookmoot will be Halloween epic! Everyone remembers the legendary Halloween parties which took place for many years in this usually peaceful valley. Like a headless horseman the legend returns to life for 2015 (hint: The Mountaineer is co-sponsor) and with it comes a … Read more