St. Helens, Oregon: Halloweentown - Movie Location

Every October, St. Helens becomes "Halloweentown." It was the filming location for the movie of the same name.
Plaza Square, St. Helens, OR
The Great Pumpkin is downtown in Plaza Square, which is between S. 1st St. and the county courthouse.
Oct. 1-31
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Halloweentown - Movie Location

Every October, St. Helens becomes "Halloweentown," the filming location for the movie of the same name. There is always a gathering at the Town Hall for the ceremony of the lighting of the Great Pumpkin. All of downtown St. Helens participates.

[Crisa, 03/01/2016]

The "Spirit of Halloweentown" festival lasts all October and includes scarecrows throughout downtown, ghost tours, and a "patch" of carved pumpkins.

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