It's that time of year again when the ghosts and goblins come out to play. Some local Halloween safe spots that will take place throughout the month of October are as follows:

Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Grayson County Extension Office will have family Farm Fest with pumpkin painting, barnyard animals, hot dogs, games face painting, demonstrations and more.

Oct. 12 from 4-5:30 p.m. Treats on the Trail will take place at the Ed Nichols park in Clarkson.

Every weekend until Oct. 26 Pumpkins in the Pines at 152 Smiley Basham Ln. in Hudson, Ky will have a slide, corn pit, walking trails, petting zoo, and pumpkins.

Oct. 18 from 5-7 p.m. Springview will have a Fall Festival.

Oct. 19 from noon until 10 p.m. on the Leitchfield Courthouse Square.

Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. Tom and Al's in McDaniels will have a trunk or treat and pumpkin carving contest.

Oct. 26 at 5:30 p.m. West 84 Volunteer Fire Department - (Hardin Co. Side of Big Clifty) Fire Safety Halloween Party and Crusade for Children Chili Supper.

Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. the Grayson County Public Library will have Monster Movie Madness.

Oct. 27 from 5-7 p.m. Falls of Rough Baptist Church on Hwy. 79 is having their annual Hallo-Praise Fellowship. Adults and children are invited to come dressed up (nothing scary). There will be food, fun and fellowship.

Oct. 30 from 6-8 p.m. The American Legion Post 81 will host a Halloween party and costume contest.

Oct. 31 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Halloween Party at the News Gazette with treats and photo shoots.

Oct. 31 from 5-8 p.m. County wide trick or treating, safe spots will be at the Grayson County fairgrounds, Caneyville Purple Flash Center, Clarkson City Hall.

Oct. 31 from 5-8 p.m. Trunk or Treat at the Restoration Place in Leitchfield, New Harvest Baptist Church (will also serve chili) and Gospellight Church in Caneyville.

Oct. 31 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Fall Festival at First Baptist Church, 106 E. Walnut St.

Oct. 31 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Peter cave country store and cafe, corner of hwy 737 and 259 is hosting trunk or treat with grilled hot dogs and hamburgers.