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October 25, 2013 

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Spirits in October is a guided tour through Riverside Cemetery.

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Friday

Oct. 25

Spirits in October

6-8:30 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, 1301 Riverside Drive. Meet the spirits whose destinies were tied to the number 13 on this one-hour guided stroll. Tours leave every 15 minutes. $20; $18 seniors and military; $10 students age 10 and older; free for age 9 and younger. 478-301-5470.

“Menopause the Musical”

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $32-$47. 478-301-5470. www.thegrandmacon.com.

“20th Century Beat”

7:30 p.m.

Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Percussionist Marcus Reddick performs a selection of modern works. Free. 478-301-5751.

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp. $20 adults; $18 seniors; $15 students. 478-746-9485. www.theatremacon.com.

Steve Earl and the Dukes

8 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Featuring the Mastersons. $35 in advance; $39 day of show. 478-257-6391.

“Thriller” Dance and Zombie Parade

9 p.m.

Cherry Street Plaza, downtown Macon. Watch zombies perform Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” dance, then stay for a street party afterward. Free. 478-254-5497.

Saturday

Oct. 26

Fried Green Tomato Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Juliette. Live bluegrass music, vendors, food, kids activities. Free. 478-992-9996.

Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest

2 p.m.

Macon Dog Park, corner of Adams and Chestnut streets, downtown Macon. Several costume categories. Sign up begins at 1 p.m. $3 entry fee for the first dog and $1 for each additional dog. All proceeds go to maintain and sustain the dog park.

Spirits in October

6-8:30 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, (see Friday, Oct. 25).

Comedian James Gregory

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $28-$38. 478-301-5470.

Macon Pops

7:30 p.m.

City Auditorium, (see story on this page).

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 25).

Sunday

Oct. 27

Fried Green Tomato Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Juliette, (see Saturday, Oct. 26).

Rose Hill Ramble

2 p.m.

Rose Hill Cemetery, 1071 Riverside Drive. Stroll lasts two hours. Meet at the gate. Free. 478-742-5084.

Candler Singers

4 p.m.

Vineville Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Conducted by Barbara Day Miller and presented by Music and the Arts at Vineville. Free. 478-745-3331.

Spirits in October

4-7 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, (see Friday, Oct. 25).

Mark Lowry: Unplugged and Unplanned

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $22-$27. 478-301-5470.

Monday

Oct. 28

Kim Riner Sculpture

8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Peacock Gallery, Russell Hall, Middle Georgia State College’s Cochran campus. Free. 478-934-3043.

Tuesday

Oct. 29

“Being Human in a Beauty-Obsessed World”

11:15 a.m.

Taylor Amphitheatre, Wesleyan College. Lecture by Susan Ross. Free. www.wesleyancollege.edu.

Wednesday

Oct. 30

“Psycho”

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Watch the famous Alfred Hitchcock movie. $5 includes popcorn and drink. 478-742-2000.

Thursday

Oct. 31

Happy Halloween!

Fort Hawkins Halloween Ghost Watch

5-8 p.m.

Fort Hawkins, Emery Highway. Discover why the fort is an authentic haunted site, learn the legend of the Jack-O-Lantern and hear ghost stories while roasting marshmallows. Free. 478-742-3003.

Perry Haunted Barn

8 p.m.

2235 U.S. 41 North, Perry. Visit the barn, attic and zombie zone. $15 barn, $8 attic, $10 zombie zone, $30 for all three. www.perryhauntedbarn.com.

Underworld Haunted House

8 p.m.

366 Sixth St. Proceeds benefit Alzheimer’s Association of Middle Georgia. $15 regular admission, $22 fast pass admission, $2 military and student discount.

Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail

8-11 p.m.

Adjacent to the Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Walk the haunted trails and visit the haunted barns. $13 per person. Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. 478-923-6600.

Friday

Nov. 1

Fall Line Farmers Market

4-8 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church, 210 S. Wayne St., Milledgeville. Locally grown produce, fresh seafood, arts and crafts. Free admission. 478-452-9394.

Georgia Legal Services Fundraiser

7-10 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Hosted by the Macon Bar Association and Mercer University. $50 for attorneys, $35 for YLD members, $25 supporters.

“Doubt: A Parable”

7:30 p.m.

Arts Complex Theatre, Middle Georgia State College’s Macon campus. $8 general admission; $5 seniors and non-MGSC students; free for MGSC students, faculty and staff. 478-757-7387.

Mercer Jazz Ensemble

7:30 p.m.

Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Directed by Monty Cole. Free. www.music.mercer.edu.

“Baggage”

8 p.m.

Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. Directed by Katie Manning. $16 adults; $14 military, students and seniors. 478-929-4579.

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 25).

Saturday

Nov. 2

Jailhouse Alley Art Show and Sale

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Fort Valley United Methodist Church, 301 W. Church St., Fort Valley. Free admission. 478-825-5775.

Pumpkin Destruction Day

10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, the Rock. $15; free for children 3 and younger; half price with military ID. www.therockranch.com.

Cabaret Night at St. Paul’s

6:30 p.m.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Parish House, 753 College St. Performances, catered food. $25 couples; $15 individuals; $10 students and children. 478-743-4623.

“Doubt: A Parable”

7:30 p.m.

Middle Georgia State College, (see Friday, Nov. 1).

“Baggage”

8 p.m.

Warner Robins Little Theatre, (see Friday, Nov. 1).

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 25).

Sunday

Nov. 3

State Farmers Market

8 a.m.-dark

2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Farmers selling fresh produce, as well as vendors year-round. Free admission.

Amerson River Park

9 a.m.-7 p.m.

North Pierce Avenue, Macon. Vehicle gate is open. Walk, bike, fish, study nature or play on the playground. Free. www.ocmulgeeheritagetrail.com.

Dauset Trails Nature Center

Noon-7 p.m.

360 Mount Vernon Church Road, Jackson. Hike or bike the trails, visit the farm animals, feed the fish, explore the gardens and have a picnic. Free. www.dausettrails.com.

“The Sunrise Show”

1-5 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Last day to see the exhibit by Corrine Colarusso. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. 478-477-3232.

“Doubt: A Parable”

2:30 p.m.

Middle Georgia State College, (see Friday, Nov. 1).

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