– Auer Center, 300 E. Main St.
Dead Artist Ball
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Dress as your favorite artists at the Dead Artist Ball where we will also celebrate the opening of three exhibitions: “Letter. Words.Books. Exhibit”, “A Celebration of Freedom Exhibit” and Artwork by Audrey Riley.
FREE to Artlink Members, suggested $2 donation for general public
FOELLINGER-FREIMANN BOTANICAL CONSERVATORY
– 1100 S. Calhoun St.
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Enjoy pumpkin crafts, games, and snacks. You can also learn fun facts about pumpkins.
$5.00 Adults, $3.00 3-17yrs, FREE for kids 2 & under
Rocky Horror Picture Show
9:15 pm (doors open at 8:00 pm)
Brad and Janet seek shelter on a rainy night from the bizarre Dr. Frank N. Furter.
$2.00 Adult, $1.00 3-17 years, Those 17 and younger must be accompanied by an adult
– 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Indiana Paranormal Inquisitor’s Hunt for the Embassy Ghost
Presented by OmniSource
11:00 pm – 4:00 am
This special offering for ghost-hunt enthusiasts is a rare opportunity to spend the night at the Embassy Theatre.
$60, includes ghost hunt and T-shirt. Reservations through Indiana Paranormal Inquisitor, firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (260) 760-3644
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari with Dennis James on the Grande Page Presented by OmniSource
BLACK & WHITE SERIES. This 1919 film is one of the greatest horror movies of the silent film era.
$8 for adults, $5 for students
Embassy Tunnel Tours Presented by OmniSource
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Tours run every 10 minutes.
Fort Wayne Shadow Chasers enthrall patrons during a tour of the belly of the Embassy with haunted tales about the resident ghost and other frightful historic legends.
$5 per person
Spooky Stories Presented by OmniSource
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sit for a spell in the Indiana Hotel Lobby and listen to spooky stories from “The Scary Teller” of TAG Art.
FORT WAYNE TINCAPS
– Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.
Live Music & Kids Scavenger Hunt
5:00 – 8:00 pm
Come see Johnny at the ballpark and take part in the scavenger hunt while listening to live music.
DOWNTOWN IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Zombie Machine – Main Branch ACPL Lawn area
2:00 – 5:30 pm
Come get zombified by TAG Art in the DID Zombie Machine face painting station. Enjoy live performances and activities.
Zombie Walk – Main Branch ACPL plaza
Start at the Main Library plaza on Wayne Street, then zombies parade through the streets of downtown on Calhoun, Columbia and Harrison streets.
– 233 W. Main St.
2:00 – 5:00 pm
This family-friendly event includes kids’ crafts and games like Halloween cornhole, pumpkin bowling and pick-the- pumpkin.
Zombie Snot – Main Branch ACPL Lawn area
2:00 – 5:30 pm
THE HISTORY CENTER
– 302 East Berry St.
Explore the Calaboose
5:00 – 9:00 pm
Experience the Old City Jail just as generations of inmates did until 1971.
$2 per person
COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN FORT WAYNE
Bonfire at The Courtyard
6:00 – 9:00 pm
Champions will have scary menu items including Fright Dogs & Blood Soup and employees in costume.
– 437 E. Berry St.
6:00 – 9:00 pm
Art, Music, Dancing & a Movie.
HISTORIC FORT WAYNE
(Old Fort) – 1201 Spy Run
Old Fort Lantern Tours
6:30 – 10:00 pm
Lantern light tours and tales of actual paranormal experiences with appearances by the Headless Horseman.
$ 2.00 under 12 free with adult
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (ACPL)
All Fandom Ball
7:00 pm (doors open at 6:45 pm)
Come dressed in your favorite cosplay, steampunk, or zombie attire for dancing and fun.
Free for age 12 and up; registration required
GRAND WAYNE CENTER
120 W. Jefferson St.
6:00 – 8:00 pm
The Halloween season casts a not-too-scary spell at a family- friendly costume dance and parade. Fort Wayne School of Dance and DJ Laura keep the little monsters groovin’ to favorite Halloween tunes.
The Ikasucon Halloween Rave
7:30 – Midnight
Dance and Costume Contest.
$5 Admission – 12 and under to be accompanied by adult
Murder, Mystery & Mayhem:
6:00 – 10:00 pm
Historic Tales of Fort Wayne’s Nefarious Past Walking Tours – Indiana Hotel Lobby 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tours are every hour on the hour. This tour is not another ghost tour. During this tour we will tell you the true dark history of Fort Wayne from disastrous building collapses to hangings and bloody battles. This tour may not be suitable for all ages, however, all ages are welcome.
$10.00 Adults, $5.00 6-17yrs, free for kids 5 & under
Ghost Hunt at the Canton Laundry – 1014 & 1016 Broadway
7:00 – 11:00 pm
Join T.R.A.M.P.S paranormal group as they hunt for ghosts in the Canton Laundry Buildings recently acquired by ARCH. The hunts will run every 30 minutes and groups will be limited to 20 people. Registration is required at the Library plaza from 2:30 to 5:00 pm
$2.00 per person paid at registration
Ghost Hunt at Alexander T. Rankin House – 818 Lafayette St.
7:00 – 11:00 pm
Join the Fort Wayne Indiana Ghost Trackers as they hunt for ghosts in the Alexander T. Rankin House. The hunts will run every 15 minutes and groups will be limited to 15 people. Registration is required at the Library plaza from 2:30 to 5:00 pm
Cost: One can of food per person to be donated to the Community Harvest Food Bank
FORT WAYNE DANCE COLLECTIVE
Fright Nightmares – St. Francis Performing Arts Center
(formerly Scottish Rite)
FWDC presents its 4th annual Halloween show in conjunction with the Downtown Improvement District’s, Fright Night, on October 20th. The 7 p.m. performance aptly titled, “Fright Nightmares,” will include original works by local choreographers. Twenty-five local dancers will perform dances with themes that vary from being abducted by aliens, being chased by the unknown, being locked in a cage with remnants from the movie, “Carrie.”
This year’s nightmarish performance will be held at the St. Francis Performing Arts Center (formerly the Scottish Rite) and ALL zombies are welcome! This performance is NOT appropriate for children under 12. Come dressed up, or come as yourself, but whatever you do..don’t come ALONE!
Tickets are $15 and must be purchased through the Arts United box office via phone, 260.422.4226, or online at: tickets.artstix.org. For more information call 424-6574, or email email@example.com.
A Better Fort
Zombie Prom – Thirsty Camel, 120 W Washington Blvd.
8:00 pm – 2:00 am
A Better Fort is bringing you another great event: The Zombie Prom! To be held at the Thirsty Camel, this promises to be a prom that you will never forget. Wear your best Halloween or zombie costume and show up for $1 beers!
$5.00 cover, Ages 21+