MONSTER MASKARADE READY TO THRILL ALL
Check out the all-new Monster MASKarade at The Children’s Museum Fridays and Saturdays in October. Held outdoors in the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience, enjoy spooky, silly and socially-distanced fun. Friday evening events are 6 – 8 p.m. and include a boxed dinner. Saturday morning events are 8 – 10 a.m. and include a boxed breakfast.
EXPLORE HARVEST NIGHTS AT NEWFIELDS
Harvest Nights is a new event featuring thousands of glowing pumpkins along a never-before-seen path at Newfields. Explore twists and turns on the spooky (not scary) outdoor walking experience of the enchanted forest, an eerie ghost train and Mischief Manor at the Lilly House mansion. Advance tickets are required; runs through Oct. 25.
ZOOBOO OFFERS HALLOWEEN FUN
ZooBoo is always a fun family experience for little ghouls and goblins, as well as the bigger kids. Visit active animals, engaging activities, spooktacular costumes and trick-or-treating and you’ve got an unforgettable family tradition. Activities run Wednesday – Sunday, Oct. 7 – Nov. 1.
HEARTLAND FILM FEST HAS FULL FILM SPECTRUM
The Heartland International Film Festival will feature 76 films, 23 premieres, live virtual filmmaker Q&As and special events Oct. 8 – 18. The theme is The Full Spectrum of Film to celebrate the diverse film genres, stories and perspectives showcased throughout the festival. Whether you’re looking for an investigative documentary, a quirky comedy or a frightening horror, you can be sure to find the perfect film. (Most films are available virtually to watch at home.)
Visit #BackDowntownIndy before and after the race to patronize your favorite restaurants and shops.
THIS SEGMENT IS SPONSORED BY DOWNTOWN INDY, INC.