Colwood neighourhood spooky house ready to greet trick-or-treaters

Colwood neighourhood spooky house ready to greet trick-or-treaters
Cars came to a halt as they drove by this spooky house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)Cars came to a halt as they drove by this spooky house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
This year marks the 25th anniversary of Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated film The Nightmare Before Christmas. The two main characters, Jack Skellington and Sally, are pictured on the front lawn of a spooky house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)This year marks the 25th anniversary of Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated film The Nightmare Before Christmas. The two main characters, Jack Skellington and Sally, are pictured on the front lawn of a spooky house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
Signs warning of ghosts and the haunted house are placed on the front lawn of a spooky home in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)Signs warning of ghosts and the haunted house are placed on the front lawn of a spooky home in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
Gargoyles and pumpkins line the front of a spooky display at a haunted house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)Gargoyles and pumpkins line the front of a spooky display at a haunted house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
Gates telling trick-or-treaters to keep out mark the entrance of a driveway into a decorated home in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)Gates telling trick-or-treaters to keep out mark the entrance of a driveway into a decorated home in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
Spooky figurines are littered across the entrance and front lawn of a haunted house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)Spooky figurines are littered across the entrance and front lawn of a haunted house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
Dozens of pumpkins are placed in front of a spooky home in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)Dozens of pumpkins are placed in front of a spooky home in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
A sign telling passers-by to “beware” is placed at the front of a haunted house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)A sign telling passers-by to “beware” is placed at the front of a haunted house in Colwood on Halloween. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)

Houses around the region are decked out in spooky surprises for trick-or-treaters but one house located at 3369 St. Troy Pl. in Colwood really stands out.

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Here are some photos of the elaborate decorations on display:

shalu.mehta@goldstreamgazette.com


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