Truth be told, Halloween is more than just one day. It's an entire season packed with haunted activities and spooky events to get you in the spirit for when the holiday actually arrives. Here's everything you need to get in the Halloween spirit in and around Newport County.

Spooky Aquarium and Exploration Center | October 23 October 25 & October 30 - November 1 Families looking for some fun this Halloween season dont need to look any further than Save The Bays Spooky Aquarium at the Exploration Center and Aquarium. The decorated aquarium is suitable for visitors of all ages, wholl encounter such ancient sea monsters as ominous octopus, ghoulish sharks, scary skates, and many new animals just in from Save The Bays fall collection trips. Kids can also enjoy a scavenger hunt, story time and daily critter feedings.

Murder at the Museum: ... With the Revolver | October 24, 31 You are invited to the "Murder Mystery" themed party hosted at the Griswold House in the late 1890s. Play a role and be part of the intrigue...will you be a suspect, victim, or murderer? Keep your eyes and ears open throughout the evening, in order to solve the who, why, where and how before someone else ends up a corpse.

Halloween Pumpkin Carving | Sunday, October 25 Carve your own spooky Halloween pumpkin while enjoying caramel popcorn and apple cider at The Vanderbilt Grace. Pumpkins supplied! 1pm-4pm $10per gremlin

Fortress of Nightmares at Fort Adams | October 23-25 Experience the Tunnels of Terror, try your hand at Zombie Laser Tag or take in the Killer Film Fest. Those 12 and under can head to the Kids Fun House for snacks, crafts and trick-or-treating.

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Trinity Church Pumpkin Patch | Through October 31 Pumpkins, food, music, crafts and more at Trinity Church on Queen Anne Square.

Annual Halloween Walkabout | October 31 Dress in your best costumes and stroll all the shops of downtown Bristol for an afternoon of trick-or-treating.

Photographing Stones and Souls in the Common Burial Ground | October 31 Learn about site-specific photography techniques while hearing about the burial grounds unique history. This tour is appropriate for photographers of all skill levels. The ground is uneven, proper footwear is recommended. Dont forget your camera, cell phone or tablet to capture images.

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The Perfect Pumpkin Party at the Audubon Environmental Education Center | October 31 An annual day of pumpkin fun. Visitors can try their hand at pumpkin golf, pumpkin ring-toss and pumpkin art. Buy a pumpkin from their "patch" and decorate it with provided art supplies.

Ghost Tours of Newport | Ongoing Take a lantern-led evening stroll down historic Newport, Rhode Island's shadowy lanes and discover the ghosts, ghouls, and legends of our haunted city by the sea. the tour meets at the Marriott Hotel