decorated orange pumpkins in a field

Spellbound at Mordecai

Saturday, Oct. 28

Magic and mayhem abound at Spellbound at Mordecai! Encounter mysterious characters and amazing magicians, have your fortune told, and decorate a pumpkin to take home for All Hallow’s Eve. 

Kids and pets, wear your best Halloween finery to enter the costume contest and parade at 11:30 a.m. (kids) and 12:30 p.m. (pets)! Shop for enchanting handmade items and treats from our vendors and enjoy family-friendly stage performances, inflatables, and more. Head to the classroom at noon, 1 p.m., or 2 p.m. for The Ghost Guild’s annual Haunted Mordecai presentation, where they share the results of their paranormal research of the park. Join Paper and Stars Studio and Raleigh Historic Sites to experience Mordecai Historic Park under the spell of Halloween! 

This is a family event full of spooky fun for children - no horror, gore, weapons, or full masks, please.

This event is free and open to the public. Go to the Paper and Stars Studio Eventbrite to register to receive event updates. For questions or more information, please call 919-996-4364.

Date: Saturday, October 28
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Ages: All
Cost: Free
Register for Spellbound at Mordecai

Associated Event




Mordecai Historic Park
1 Mimosa St
Raleigh, NC 27604


Mordecai Historic Park

Lead Department:
Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources