Freight House becomes Fright House Fridays in October

Freight House Fright House

The Freight House will transform into the Fright House After Dark on Friday evenings throughout October. 

This month every Friday night will feature a signature activity, food vendors, music, fall activities and face painting from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Freight House,421 W. River Dr., Davenport, and LeClaire Park,400 Beiderbecke Dr., Davenport, the Riverfront Improvement Commission and the City of Davenport announced in a news release. 

“We are thrilled to bring this family-friendly event to the Davenport riverfront,”  Riverfront Community Engagement Coordinator Stephanie Bley said in the Fright House release. 

Special activities at the Fright House include: 

  • Oct. 6: Outdoor movie, “Casper,” and hayrack rides.
  • Oct. 13: The Myers Brothers Band and balloon twisting by Twisted Bo-Kay.
  • Oct. 20: Scavenger hunt and Halloween Absolute Science show.
  • Oct. 27: Trick or Treating and Caricaturist Leo Kelly.

For more information, including a detailed schedule, visit

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