Published in 2014, these photos still get us in the Halloween mood! Enjoy!

Anyone can put a pumpkin on the porch and call it Halloween décor, right? But people in this town take their Halloween decorations seriously! So seriously over on Hillcrest Avenue, in fact, that they are prepping in early September. Here is the highlight reel of some great Halloween yard displays that may inspire you to either up your game or just take a walk in Crescent Hill to see some of the creativity of your fellow Louisvillians.

A GRAND HALLOWEEN ENTRY

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The Halloween-spirited adventure should always include Hillcrest Avenue in Crescent Hill.

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The Stately Hillcrest Manor

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Cole’s Boneyard offers another eerie entry.

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Not exactly the pearly gates …

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Spiderman rides his very own mammoth spider.

 FRIENDS & FELLOWSHIP IN THE HALLOWEEN YARDS

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“Hey, are y’all just hanging out?”

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Just grillin’ and chillin’ over here at the Bone Appetit Cafe.

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Well, this poor chap was grillin’ and chillin’, until …

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Just singing campfire songs over here and roasting … um … rats?

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I bet you know a few girls who would fit in perfectly here.

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“Marnin’!”

UNFORTUNATE INCIDENTS

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Oops.

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Doh!

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Ouch!

PICTURES, PLEASE!

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It’s Disco Dracula!

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This is a green screen and everyone gets their picture made here. And then there is an added surprise.

DANCING AND NIGHTLIFE

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Danté’s Disco Inferno always has the best music at the club.

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There are so many reasons why this is scary.

KENTUCKY-BRED

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You know a Kentuckian cannot NOT pay homage to the ponies. These jockeys are the same weight as actual living jockeys.

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Sniff, sniff. Still makes us a little sad.

 

Happy Halloween everyone!