The Boo On Bell is a small carnival put on every year by various downtown merchants in Shawnee. This year Zombierot Ent. & Mockingbird Lane are helping out. My hearse will be on display and I will probably be somewhere helping out or running a booth. Be sure to stop by and check it out!
Pott. County Farmer's Market Presents:
Boo On Bell 2005
October 29, 2005
A Fall Family Fun Festival
Snoopy Dog Walk
11:00 - Pet Costume Contest
11:30 - Best Pet Trick
12:00 - Dog Walk
Main Street Trick Or Treat
3:00 - 5:00 Main Street
Monster Mash Costume Contest
5:00 Center Stage Located On Bell
5:30 - 9:00 Pott. County Farmer's Market
Spirit Walk & Terror-Tory Ride
6:30 - Souls depart at corner of Main & Bell (For Reservations & Tickets go to Ticket COunter at Bell & Seventh)
6:00, 7:00 & 8:00 - Bell Street (Next To Twilight Carnival)
Shanda McDonald - Fiddler
Twilight Carnival - All Evening
Spirits Of Shawnee: A Ghost Walk Tour
Join us on an eerie journey into Old Shawnee Town's haunted past as you stroll19th century neighborhoods of the historic district. Stories and legend of the unusual and supernatural are combined with the fun and fascinating history of our city.
The tour is chock-full of old stories and legends of paranormal experiances. Hear about new sightings. People continue to hear strange noises and ghosts walking to this day. They see movement in the shadows, lights flicker, pictures fall from the walls. They lose things only to find them again hidden somewhere else...
Tours Will Start AT Farmer's Market At Dark.
Walking - Adults $5.00 - Children 10 & Under $3.00
Terror-tory Riding Tour - Adults $7.00 - Children 10 & Under $5.00
Call for Reservations #(405) 409-8509
(reservations are not needed but does ensure a spot on the tour)
The folowing article is from the Wednesday October 26th, 2005 edition of The Shawnee News-Star. http://www.news-star.com Be sure to check out this issue of the paper and Saturday the 29th's for the big add with the full Event Schedule & list of Merchants. (Including Mockingbird Lane)
Shawnee celebrates with 'Boo on Bell Street'
On Saturday, Downtown Shawnee will celebrate Boo on Bell Street at various downtown locations.
The downtown area will transform into an old-fashioned fall carnival. Children and adults will be treated to activities such as Trick-or-Treat Main Street, hayrides, Spirit Walk of Shawnee, Snoopy's Dog Fest, Monster Mash Costume Contest, and the Farmer's Market Twilight Zone Carnival.
Bell Street will be shut down and events have been planned along the street.
Hayrides will be offered to shuttle people from one end of Bell to the other. Performing on center stage will be fiddler Shanda McDonald, who has played in Branson.
At the carnival, several game booths are planned, including "Poison Apple Pick" and "Boo Bounce." Food booths will offer Indian tacos, barbecue, hot chocolate, cotton candy and more.
T-shirts and Family Ticket Packs are for sale at Uncommon Threads. They also will be sold at a booth on Saturday.
Following is the schedule of events:
* 11 a.m. -- Snoopy's Dog Fest beginning at the Municipal Auditorium
* 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. -- Trick or Treat Main Street
* 5 p.m. -- Monster Mash Costume Contest for children and adults at the Farmers' Market
* 5:30 p.m. -- Twilight Zone Carnival opens
* Dusk -- Spirit Walk of Shawnee ghost tours