There is always something exciting going on at The Great Escape! From seasonal festivals to engagingly entertaining educational events to out-of-this-world live performances, our calendar is always booked with the best.
Weekends September 8-23
Celebrate with festive foods, German music and dancing, and a variety of seasonal brews, September 8-23.
Zombie Run 5K
Runners of all levels are invited to out run waves of infected zombies! Will you survive?
Fright Fest Presented by SNICKERS®
Weekends Sept. 29 - October 28
It's time for thrills by day and fright by night, weekends in October!
Fright Fest Thrills by Day
Weekends in October
Enjoy thrills for the entire family during the daylight hours before the monsters come out at night!
Bark in the Park
Dogs take center stage on September 30 to strut their stuff in the cutest canine costumes!
Fright Fest Blood Drive
Come feed vampires for during the Fright Fest Blood Drive, on October 1.
Cockroach Eating Contest
Do you dare snack on something alive and crunchy? Join our cockroach eating contest, October 6-8!
Help us end Fright Fest in a big way!
Member Appreciation Day
November 4 or 18
White Water Bay is calling and this Member Appreciation Day will get you there for FREE!
Get a special Oktoberfest lunch with your group on September 22.
Fright Fest Mix-In Picnic
Every Saturday in October
Enjoy a spooky good Fright Fest picnic, every Saturday in October!
College Fright Nights
Saturday's in October
College students, join us on Saturday's in October and get a catered meal at a special price.
The Great Scout Fall Jamboree
October 13 & 14
Attention Campers! Take part in this high-energy event with Scouts from around the Capital Region.
Spooky Scout Day
Scouts from all over the region come together on October 13 for fun and thrills!
October Autism Awareness Day
Help support The Autism Society on October 20 for a day of fun.