Rosman, NC – On Saturday, October 20, the Learning Center at PARI invites guests to their campus for the 2nd Annual Frightful Friendfest. This fall/Halloween themed event offers fun and frightful experiences for guests of all ages. Activities for this event include campus hayrides, Seeking Sasquatch, the Rosman Alien Escape, bonfire ghost stories, and an optional barbeque dinner at their campus restaurant.

At the conclusion of the event, guests will enjoy a trip to the Sky Deck, where Learning Center educators and volunteers will point out the constellations and use telescopes to view the night sky (weather permitting).

The Learning Center’s Frightful Friendfest hours are from 5:30pm-10pm, and preregistration is required (tickets cannot be purchased at the gate). The cost is $25 per adult 18 years and older ($40 including dinner), $15 per student 6–17 years ($25 including dinner), with children 5 and under admitted free (including a free dinner). The event will take place regardless of the weather, so attendees are encouraged to dress appropriately and wear comfortable walking shoes.

For additional information, contact Chelena Blythe at [email protected], or call the Learning Center at 828.862.5554.

The Learning Center at PARI’s 200 acre campus is located in the Pisgah National Forest at a former historic NASA tracking station.