J.D. Lightle prepares a pumpkin for carving Friday at Calico Ghost Town in Yermo for the Calico Ghost Haunt. The theme this year is a vaudeville freak show with sideshow performers. Other attractions include three haunted mazes, trick-or-treating, costume contests, and a Creepy Critter show.


Ghost Haunt will be open this weekend from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and next Friday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages six through 15 and free for children under five.