Festival of the Trail
Wickedly Whiting Festival
Buckley Homestead Fall Festival Lasting Traditions
City of Hammond's Monster Mash
Fall Harvest Festival
Boo at the Zoo
Black Cat's Meow!
Haunted Trails and Ghost Stories
OCT. 28, 3-6 p.m., Friendship Botanic Gardens, 2055 E. U.S. Hwy. 12, Michigan City. 219.878.9885. friendshipgardens.org. Halloween family fun will come to the botanic gardens with trick-or-treating on the ghost trail, a bonfire, pumpkin crafts and games, face painting, beer and wine, food and more.
"Howl"oween in the Dunes
Fall Fun and Halloween Haunts: All ages activities in October
Zombie Zip Lines and Haunted Treetop Trails
Indiana Dunes Outdoor Adventure Festival
Crown Point Oktoberfest
Monster Dash 5K Run/Walk
Pumpkins, Witches and Hayrides, Oh My!
Red Kite Treasure Adventure
OCT. 8, 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m., 4th Street Theater, 125 N. 4th St., Chesterton. 219.926.7875. 4thstreetncca.com. Created specifically for young people on the autism spectrum, this interactive theater experience with live music and sensory moments is inspired by characters from Edith Nesbit's "The Story of the Treasure Seekers." Reservations required.