Halloween at Hagley (Hagley photo)

Family-friendly Halloween fun (and adults-only, too)

Ken MammarellaCulture, Headlines

Here are some not-so-scary places to go trick or treating and celebrate Halloween in other ways. Be prepared for rain in the forecast this weekend. This calendar is chronological. Fall Festival and Corn Maze, Mondays-Saturdays through Nov. 4, Fifer’s, 1919 Allabands Mill Road, near Camden. Includes Motor Maze and play area, plus more events on Saturdays. All activities weather-permitting. Maze …

When it comes to pop culture characters for Halloween, Delawareans favor Barbie. (Criativea Pix Fotografia photo from Pexels)

It’ll be a Barbie world for Halloween (plus cats, too)

Ken MammarellaCulture, Headlines

Barbie is the most popular pop-culture character in Delawareans’ Google searches for Halloween costumes. And a cat is the most-searched traditional costume in the state. It’s also the most popular in Utah. All the most popular pop-culture characters are female, but all the most popular traditional costumes can be worn by both boys and girls (and young-at-heart adults). Barbie has …

The Revisionists

‘Revisionists’ is latest addition to haunted NCC scene

Betsy PriceCulture, Headlines

Some might call “The Revisionists: A Haunted Victorian Walk” a charming amble about the grounds of Rockwood Park. Producer Gregory Shelton calls it “a live-action mobile theater macabre play.” The latest addition to New Castle County’s lineup of Halloween thrills, “The Revisionists” is part whodunnit and part spooky frights meant for those aged 13 and older. “It’s not blood-and-guts slasher …