Spooky season is upon us, and if you are looking for a chance to celebrate everything Halloween then you need to check out Neewollah festival. It was named the Best Halloween Festival in the US, and it's right here in the Midwest!

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According to the article called The Best Halloween Festivals In The Us Can Be Found In These Cities on thetravel.com, the best Halloween festival is the Neewollah Festival in Independence, Kansas. Neewollah, which is just Halloween spelled backward, has been going on for over 100 years, and on the site they say...

"Neewollah is the largest annual festival in Kansas... It includes parades and fun events leading up to Halloween on October 31st at midnight. The event's duration is nine days, and it attracts 75,000 people to have fun parades, a musical, a chili-making contest, and a pageant."

I have never been to the Neewollah festival but this festival was ranked ahead on this list of places like New Orleans Halloween fest, New York City's fest, and even Disney World's Halloween celebration!

I went to the website for the Neewollah festival and according to the site, the festival begins on October 21st this year and carries on through Halloween. The festival looks so much fun, there are a bunch of events throughout the festival including a 5k, a carnival, an arts and crafts show, and so much more. If you are interested in learning more about Neewolla, the country's best Halloween festival, just check out the website for it by clicking here!

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