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TRICK OR TREAT WITH THE ANIMALS AT ZOO BOO

  Finger Lakes
  Festivals & Annual Events

The Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse is turning into a “kooky, not spooky” Halloween haunt for two weekends before Halloween with Zoo Boo.

Zoo Boo is a popular fall event that whole families often wear costumes to attend. Friends ...

Oct. 26, 2019 - Oct. 27, 2019

SCHWEINFURTH’S ANNUAL QUILT EXHIBITION KICKS OFF WITH WEEKEND OF EVENTS

  Finger Lakes
  Festivals & Annual Events

The Schweinfurth Art Center’s annual Quilts=Art=Quilts exhibition is opening at the end of October in Auburn and, with it, a weekend of events for quilters. Events include a Pat Pauly fabric printing workshop, the opening reception for the exhibi...

Oct. 26, 2019 - Nov. 17, 2019

Masters of American Architecture Tour

 
 
Festivals & Annual Events

Downtown walking tours feature BOGO Free admission for October!
On this downtown walking tour, see signature works by some of America’s greatest architects, including the Guaranty Building,
the Ellicott Square Building, and St. Paul...

Oct. 21, 2019 - Oct. 21, 2019

Superior Donuts

 
 
Festivals & Annual Events

In a historic Chicago neighborhood, Arthur Przybyszewski owns a run-down donut shop that’s been in his Polish
family for 6 decades. His sole employee, a young African-American teenager, wants to change the shop for the
better. 2pm

Oct. 19, 2019 - Oct. 27, 2019

7th Annual WILMA

 
 
Festivals & Annual Events

The 7th annual W.I.L.M.A. (We Invite Local Manufacturers & Artisans) will be held at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds the weekend of October 19th and 20th, 2019.

What is WILMA Woolly Bear Weekend?
It is so much more than your ave...

Oct. 19, 2019 - Oct. 20, 2019

Celebrate the Season at the 18th Annual Saratoga Fall Festival

 
 
Festivals & Annual Events

The last weekend in October brings fun and games to downtown Saratoga Springs at the 18th Annual Saratoga Fall Festival taking place on Saturday, October 26th, from 11am to 4pm.

The Spa City comes alive as the whole community celebrates fall ...

Oct. 26, 2019 - Oct. 26, 2019

Haunted Hayride

 
 
Festivals & Annual Events

Join Operation Adopt a Soldier for their 18th Annual Haunted Hayride at the Town of Wilton's Gavin Park.
A family friendly feature will be available from 4:00pm-6:00pm. The event offers fun for all ages with games, food, face painting, and a...

Oct. 25, 2019 - Oct. 26, 2019

Annual Bangor Haunted Trail

  Adirondacks
  Festivals & Annual Events

Join the Bangor volunteer fire department for their annual haunted trail at Eggleston Memorial Park located at 672 County route 12, Skerry, NY. Children's hours are from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. but after that be prepared to be scared. The adult hours b...

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019

The Wild Center's Haunted Forest

  Adirondacks
  Festivals & Annual Events

The Wild Center invites you to take walk on the spooky side in our first ever Haunted Forest and Pumpkin Carving Contest.

Deep in the trails surrounding The Wild Center, ghostly lumberjacks and menacing creatures await… If you’re...

Oct. 25, 2019 - Oct. 26, 2019

PENDRAGON THEATRE PRESENTS ATHENA

  Adirondacks
  Festivals & Annual Events

Athena, by critically acclaimed playwright, Gracie Gardner.
Athena is a “fierce and lovely” coming of age comedy about the rivalry and friendship of two teenage fencers. Mary Wallace and Athena are brave, and seventeen, and fencers, ...

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 27, 2019