Local Events

What's Happening for October (UPDATED Oct. 19)

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TODAY

"Annie Get Your Gun": 10:30 a.m., Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. Cost: $15 adult, $10 military and seniors and $5 students. School matinee: $1 per student. Presented by William Carey University. Details: 818-2878.

94th annual Jackson County Fair: Gates open, 11 a.m. Oct. 19-22, 10 a.m. Oct. 23, 11 a.m. Oct. 24 and 1 p.m. Oct. 25, Jackson County Fairgrounds, 2902 Shortcut Road, Pascagoula. Details: 769-6043 or 217-1667.

Blood drive: Noon-5 p.m., Hollywood Casino Hotel, 711 Hollywood Blvd., Hancock County. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority meeting: 2 p.m., Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, Gulfport, third-floor terminal.

"Boeing Boeing" auditions: 6 p.m. Oct. 19-20, Biloxi Little Theatre, 220 Lee St. Production scheduled for January and February. Details: 432-8543.

Biloxi Little Theatre membership meeting; 6 p.m., Donal Snyder Center. Details: 388-2483.

Hancock County Republican Women's Club forum on Initiative 42: 6:30 p.m., Diamondhead City Hall. Details: 255-7503.

Gautier Business Association meeting: 6:30 p.m., Azteca's Restaurant, U.S. 90, Gautier.

Science on the Half Shell: 6:30 p.m., University Southern Mississippi, Gulf Park campus, Long Beach. Topic: Discussion on Oyster Restoration. Details: 818-8847.

Philip Fortenberry performance: 7 p.m. Pearl River Community College, Poplarville. Fortenberry will perform "The Man at the Piano." Cost: $15 orchestra seating, $10 balcony. Details/tickets: 601-403-1180 or brownpapertickets.com.

Gulf Coast Messiah Chorus rehearsal: 7-9 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jefferson Davis campus, Gulfport. New singers are welcome and no audition is required for chorus members. Details: 324-9292.

"Sleuth" auditions: 7-9:30 p.m. Oct. 19-20, Gulfport Little Theatre, 2600 13th Ave. Callbacks will be on Oct. 22. Available roles for males ages 30-60. Come prepared to cold read from the script. Details: 864-7983.

TUESDAY

Mississippi Commission on Marine Resources meeting: 10 a.m., Hancock County Government Annex, 854 U.S. 90, Suite A, Bay St. Louis. Details: 523-4124.

Swing for the Cause: 11 a.m. lunch and registration and noon shotgun starts, Hollywood Casino, Bridges Golf Club, Bay St. Louis. Tournament features prizes for top three teams, door prizes and refreshments. Details: 467-9048.

Parkinson's Disease Support group meeting: 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Beauvoir Methodist Church, 2113 E. Pass Road, Biloxi. Program: Kare-In Home services and movement therapy. Details: 896-3075.

Ninth annual Old Biloxi Cemetery Tour: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 20, Biloxi Cemetery, U.S. 90. Details: 435-6339.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Parkinson's disease support group: 5:30-6:30 p.m., St. Martin Library, 15004 LeMoyne Blvd., Biloxi. Details: 255-9225.

Bike Biloxi: 6 p.m., Biloxi Visitors Center. Bring bike and helmet required. Details: 435-6339.

37th annual Salute to the Military: 6 p.m., Mississippi Coast Convention Center, Biloxi. Featuring Maj. Gen. Mark Brown, commander 2nd Air Force, and U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo. Music by 41st Army Band, National Guard and presentation of the 2015 Thomas V, Fredian Community Service Award. Hosted by Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce.

WEDNESDAY

East Central Harrison County Public Utility meeting: 8:30 a.m., Offices of Hopkins, Barvie and Hopkins, 2701 24th Ave., Gulfport.

Harrison County Emergency Communications Commission meeting: 10 a.m., 1st Judicial District Courthouse, EOC conference room, 1801 23rd Ave., Gulfport. Details: 831-0760.

Block printing: 6-9 p.m., Walter Anderson of Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave., Ocean Springs. Learn how to make your own block prints. Class size limited. Cost: $35. Details: 872-3164.

AARP Caregiving Connections support circles: 6:30 p.m., Starfish Cafe, 211 Main St., Bay St. Louis. Speaker: Attorney Elliott Mestayer discussing elder law. Details: 1-877-926-8300.

Biloxi Elks Lodge 606 meeting: 7 p.m., 1178 Beach Blvd. Details: 374-0606.

THURSDAY

Semi-annual book sale: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 22-23, Lucedale-George County Public Library, 507 Oak St. Non-fiction, fiction, magazines, videos and more. Details: 947-2123.

Homeschooling Group gathering: Noon-3 p.m. Thursdays, Vancleave Public Library. Parents and children encouraged to attend. Details: 826-5857.

Legends luncheon and time capsule dedication ceremony: 12:30 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jackson County campus, Gautier. Employees and students will pack time capsule with memorabilia of Jackson County including photographs, student writings and yearbook. Time capsule scheduled to be re-opened Oct. 22, 2065. Details: 601-528-8993.

Estate Planning seminar: 5-6 p.m., Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave., Ocean Springs. Design and organize their estate plans to emphasize personal and philanthropic priorities. Food. Cost: $10 per person. Details: 872-3164.

Shadowz Paranormal Investigations program: 5:30 p.m., St. Martin Public Library, 15004 LeMoyne Blvd. Refreshments. Join ghosts hunters on the path to showcase local ghostly experiences. Details: 392-3250.

Fall fundraiser duck race: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 711 Hollywood Blvd., Bay St. Louis. Cost: $10 each or $25 for three. Top prize is $1,000. Tickets: $30 includes heavy hor d'ouerves and two free drinks. Details: 896-4276.

Long Beach Cemetery Tour: 5:30-7 p.m., Long Beach City Cemetery, South Girard and West 1st Street. Features actors, costumes, re-enactments, snacks and more. Donations accepted. Details: 437-4983 or 214-3468.

Halloween safety presentation: 6 p.m., Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Highway 49, Gulfport. Details: 832-6924.

Line dancing classes: 6 p.m., Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St. Led by Erica Nicholson. All ages and levels welcome. Details: 769-3060.

Cancer Truths: 6 p.m., Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave. Features Betty Sue O'Brian, natural physician health trainer who will discuss how to eliminate chemicals, elements and other ingredients from diet for cancer prevention. Details: 875-1193.

Evening Dining Like A Transylvanian: 6-8 p.m., Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. Cost: $40 members and $50 nonmembers. Details: 818-2878.

AIA Pecha Halloween theme: 6-8:30 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Details: 374-5547.

"The Liar": 8 p.m. Oct. 22-24 and 2 p.m. Oct. 25, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jefferson Davis campus, Fine Arts Auditorium, Gulfport. Presented by Jefferson Davis Players. Cost: $5 general admission and $3 students. Details: 897-3931 or mgccc.edu/jd-players.

FRIDAY

Magnolia Quilters of Orange Grove quilt show: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 23-24, Beauvoir United Methodist Church, Biloxi. Theme: Mariners Delight. Cost: $1 per ticket.

Community cafe lecture: Noon, Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Features Susan Guice speaking on photography, aspects affecting wetlands and paintings that evolved from photographs. Lunch included. Details: 374-5547.

Coffee Fellowship: 2 p.m., Handsboro United Methodist Church, 2333 Demaret Drive, Gulfport. Speaker: Michael Beyerstedt, Gulfport fire chief. Details: 896-7264.

Ocean Springs Elks Lodge 2501 fish dinner: 5-7:30 p.m., 2501 Beachview Drive, Ocean Springs. Cost: $10 adults, $5 ages 5-12. Free for children under 5 years old.

"Woodcut Funhouse" opening reception: 5-8 p.m., Negrotto's Gallery, 2645 Executive Place, Biloxi. Sean Starwars will present his artwork featuring relief woodcut printmaking. Details: 388-8822.

VFW Post 3937 steak dinner and silent auction: 5-8 p.m. Oct. 23 and 30, 213 Klondyke Road, Long Beach. Cost: $15. Details: 863-8602.

Halloween in Woolmarket: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Woolmarket School grounds. Details: 388-7170.

Halloween cooking class: 6-7:30 p.m., Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Cost: $25 one parent and child, $5 additional child. Details: 897-6039 or lmdc.org.

Friday night singing: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 23 and 30, French Club of Biloxi, 182 Howard Ave. Cost: $5. Details: 436-6472.

VFW Post 6731 country-fried steak dinner: 6-8 p.m., 4321 W. Gay Road, D'Iberville.

Special Needs Halloween Dance: 6-9 p.m., Donal Snyder Center, Biloxi. Sponsored by city of Biloxi. Details: 388-7170.

Longshot Theatre Company: 7 p.m., Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. Cost: $10. Details: 818-2878.

Sixth annual Night of Horror Haunted House: 7 p.m. Oct. 23-24 and 30 and 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Oct. 31, Pascagoula Recreation Center, 2935 Pascagoula St. Cost: $5, all ages welcome. Details: 938-2356.

Belles and Buoys Square Dance Club: 7-10 p.m. Oct. 23-24, Golden Pines Ranch, 1200 McHenry Road, Perkinston. RV hookups available, water and electricity from 1 p.m. Limited space available. Music, food and more. Details: 363-2622.

Friday night dinner and dance: 7:45-8:15 p.m. dinner served and 8:15-10 p.m. dancing begins, Oct. 23 and 30, Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. Dance cost: $10. Dinner cost: $6. Details: 324-3730.

SATURDAY

Kroc Fall Fest: 7-11 a.m., Salvation Army Kroc Center, Biloxi. Vendor booths for adults, halloween treats, games and prizes. Details: 207-1218.

Pancake breakfast: 8-10 a.m., VFW Post 2434, 289 Veterans Ave., Biloxi.

Science Careers and Research Encounters program: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., University of Southern Mississippi, Gulf Park campus, Lloyd Hall, Long Beach. Designed for high school students, teachers and counselors. Speakers will be present. Deadline to register Oct. 21. Limited to 100 participants. Details: 452-9188.

Turkey shoot: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Daisy Masonic Lodge 421, School House Road, Jackson County off Mississippi 57. Signs will direct to lodge. Details: 392-5227.

LEGOs at my Library: 10 a.m., East Central Public Library, 21801 Slider Road. Students age 8 and up are invited and should bring their own LEGOs. Refreshments. Details: 588-6263.

Sit, Stay and Read!: 10 a.m.-noon, Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave. Sponsored by the Visiting Pet Teams of South Mississippi. Children will read in sessions to pets. Must be accompanied by an adult. Details: 452-4596.

Po-boy sale: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Woolmarket Lions Club, 12596 Lorraine Road, Biloxi. Cost: $10 per plate. Details: 860-9186.

Fifth annual October Fest: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Community of Christ, 12205 Mount Pleasant Road, Vancleave. Food, gospel music, games, silent auction and more. Details: 826-5171.

Community Outreach: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Word of Power Ministries, 15159 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Gulfport. Clothes giveaway, health awareness, health screenings, ministry giveaways, face painting, ice cream bar and bake sale. Details: 234-4850 or 343-2935.

Welcome Home event for veterans: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., VFW Post 2434, 289 Veterans Ave., Biloxi. Welcome home veterans recently returned from OEF, OIF and New Dawn tours of duty.

10th annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Bonsai Society Show: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Biloxi Public Library, 580 Howard Ave. More than 20 trees and two demonstrations will be featured. Free.

Health seminar: 10:30 a.m., Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Highway 49, Gulfport. Speaker: Richard Yurick, chiropractor and nutritional counselor. Topic: Why Diets Don't Work. Details: 832-6924.

Tullibee Submarine Veterans meeting: 11 a.m., Hiller Park, Biloxi.

Alumni Art show: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Perkinston campus. Features showcase of artwork by MGCCC alumni including pottery, baskets, ceramics, drawings, paintings and more. Details: 601-928-6298.

Our Lady of Fatima Halloween Carnival and Black Pot Cook-off: 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 320 Jim Money Road, Biloxi. Black Pot cook-off, costume contest, food, games, inflatables, prizes, silent and live auction, train rides and more.

Fall costume party: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Hiller Park, 380 Hiller Drive, Biloxi. Games, face-painting, prizes, characters and more. Cost: $9. Details: 447-8364.

Shoptober at the Lookout Steakhouse: Noon- 4 p.m., on the third floor, 1301 26th Ave., Gulfport. Christmas shopping bazaar. Vendors, jewelry and more. Details: 806-1425.

God and Guns Men's Conference: 12:30-5:30 p.m., Lakeshore Baptist Church, 6028 Lakeshore Road, Biloxi. Speaker: Tony Hicks of Clifton Baptist Church in Franklinton, La. Family-oriented. Includes muzzleloader, black powder, primitive weapon exhibition and demonstration. Fathers encouraged to bring sons.

Fourth annual Young Artists Vocal Competition: 2 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jefferson Davis campus, Gulfport. Hosted by Gulf Coast Messiah Chorus for singers ages 15-25. The public is invited to attend and vote for a favorite singer. Details and registration: messiahchorus.org.

"Lion King Jr.": 2 p.m., Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. Cost: $15 adults and $10 students. Details: 818-2878.

Harrison County Library Board of Trustees meeting: 3 p.m., Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Highway 49. Topic: library system's new internet safety policy. Details: 539-0110.

Halloween Around Town Green: 4 p.m., Biloxi Town Green. Costume contest begins at 4 p.m. with prizes and trophies. Trick-or-treating begins 6 p.m. "Race to Witch Mountain" movie begins after dark. Concession benefits Nativity BVM Elementary School PTA. Admission is one can of food for Salvation Army. Details: 435-6339.

Fourth annual at Four: 4 p.m. music and 5 p.m. art and reception, Christ Episcopal Church, 912 S. Beach Blvd., Bay St. Louis. Features Hsiaopei Lee-Viola and Elizabeth Moak-Piano. Mosaic artwork by Elizabeth Veglia. Details: 467-0106.

Tango Night: 5 p.m. introductory class in Argentine tango, Milonga, 6-9 p.m. Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, with master of tango Yong Kim. Donation: $10. Details: 374-5547.

Boo Bash: 5-9 p.m., Barksdale Pavilion, Jones Park, Gulfport. Games, handouts, train rides, face painting, refreshments and more. Details: 868-5881.

Steak night: 6 p.m., Biloxi Elks Lodge 606, 1178 Beach Blvd. Cost: $18 ribeye and $20 T-bones.

Halloween Costume Ball and Pot Luck Supper: 7 p.m. dinner starts and dancing follows, Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. Bring dish to share. Cost: $20. Details: 324-3730.

Catacombs of Terror: 7 p.m. Oct. 24, 29-31, Barksdale Pavilion, Jones Park, Gulfport. Terror haunted trail. Cost: $5 and free for ages 5 and younger. Details: 868-5950.

SUNDAY

VFW Post 6731 breakfast: 8-11 a.m., 4321 W. Gay Road, D'Iberville. Details: 392-1152.

Ocean Springs Elks Lodge's omelet breakfast: 9-11 a.m., 2501 Beachview Drive. Cost: $7.

OCT. 26

Blood drive: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 777 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Blood drive: 1-6:30 p.m., Edgewater Mall, 2600 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Halloween Safety Program: 6 p.m., Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library. Child can wear costumes to enter Halloween contest with prizes awarded. Refreshments. Details: 467-5282.

OCT. 27

Blue Cliff: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 12251 Bernard Parkway, Gulfport. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Book signing and reading: 3-6 p.m., Lucedale Public Library. Sue Clifton will sign and read her new book, "Through the Eyes of Angel Leigh." The book is a biography of Sara Dulaney Pugh, and Pugh will be in attendance. Details: 601-947-2123.

Family Story Fest: 5:30 p.m., Pascagoula Public Library. Come dressed in costume and enjoy stories, crafts, games and more. Details: 769-3060.

Halloween Trunk-or-Treat: 6 p.m., Coast Electric Power, 18020 Mississippi 603, Kiln. Details: 255-1724.

Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Science Cafe: 6-7:30 p.m., Laboratory Dining Hall, 703 E. Beach Drive, Ocean Springs. Noel Lamey will discuss reptiles of South Mississippi. Sponsored by GCRL and MS-AL Sea Grant Consortium. Refreshments provided by Coffee Fusion. Details: 818-8847.

Mexican cooking class: 6-8:30 p.m., Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Cost: $30-35. Details: 897-6039 or lmdc.org.

Bienville Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m., Boomtown Casino, second floor conference room, Biloxi. Communication and leadership skills. Details: 235-5046.

OCT. 28

Blood drive: 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Nautilus Plus 2 Fitness Center, 4363 C Leisure Time Drive, Hancock. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Bulldog Day: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jefferson Davis (Gulfport), Jackson County (Gautier) and Perkinston campuses. High school seniors experience college life early by participating. Entertainment, lunch, scholarship drawing and more. Details: 896-2536.

Blood drive: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Virginia College, 920 Cedar Road, Biloxi. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Grief support group: 2 p.m. every fourth Wednesday, Methodist Seashore Highlands Clubhouse, off Lorraine Road and Mississippi 605, 100 Wesley Way, Gulfport. Details: 374-4434.

Port of Gulfport community tours: 4:30-6:30 p.m., participants board Coast Transit Authority shuttle buses on west side of Hancock Building, 2510 14th St., downtown Gulfport. Tours last 30 minutes with shuttle departures in 15-minute increments. Reservations not required. Details: 865-4300.

Project Management Institute Mississippi Gulf Coast chapter meeting: 5:15 p.m. cocktails, 6 p.m. dinner, Biloxi Yacht Club, Gulfview Ballroom. Chapter formation celebration. Speaker: PMI Region 6 mentor. Details: 366-6360.

Holiday HobNob: 5:30-8 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Hospitality Resort Management, 420 DeBuys Road, Gulfport. Festive displays from Sadie Janes Wreaths, live holiday music and more. Cost: $35. Proceeds benefit Jefferson Davis campus scholarship. Cost: $25. Details: 897-3971.

30th annual Boat Owner's Party: 6 p.m., Maritime Seafood Museum, Biloxi. Light hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer and more. Christmas on water shirts will be available for purchase.

OCT. 29

MS State Port Authority monthly meeting: 8:30 a.m., Great Southern Club. Details: 865-4300.

Biloxi Main Street at the Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., under I-110 overpass on Howard Avenue. Theme: Pumpkin Palooza and Flea Market Festival featuring market vendors, pumpkin activities, prize giveaways, live entertainment and food. Details: 435-6339.

Blood drive: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Mississippi Power, 2992 West Beach Blvd., Gulfport. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Blood drive: 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Keesler Federal Credit Union, Seaway Administration Building, 130883A Seaway Road, Gulfport. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Fall Into Art mini class: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2-5 p.m., Arts on the Avenue, 618 Delmas Ave., Pascagoula. Learn painting techniques, receive instruction to paint plates, paint pumpkin on a Styrofoam plate. Cost: $10 includes materials. Details: 938-6789.

Halloween Bash: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., D'Iberville Civic Center. Presented by Red Barnett Senior Center.

Historical Cemetery Tour: 4:30-7:30 p.m., Greenwood Cemetery, Pascagoula. Hosted by Pascagoula Historic Preservation Commission and Jackson County Historical and Genealogical Society.

Spooky Family Game Night: 5:30 p.m., Moss Point Public Library. Come dressed in costume and enjoy games and treats. Details: 475-7462.

Great Haunted Halloween Bicycle Tour: 5:30 p.m. meet and 6 p.m. ride, Pascagoula Recreation Center, 2935 Pascagoula St. Ride to Greenwood Cemetery for historical tour will depart at 6 p.m. After tour, ride will continue along Pascagoula Historic Bike Trail. Bring cash in case tour stops for refreshments. Details: 938-2356.

Relaxing with Reiki session: 6 p.m., St. Martin Public Library. Learn relaxation techniques. Class size limited. Details: 392-3250.

Trunk-or Treat program: 6 p.m., Pearlington Public Library. Decorated cars, goodies and refreshments. Details: 533-0755.

MGCCC 5K Zombie Run: 6 p.m., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Perkinston campus. Proceeds go toward student scholarships.

Learn to Paint: 6-8 p.m. Thursdays until Nov. 19, Gail Keenan Art Center, 5065 Espy Ave., Long Beach. Cost: $80 for four sessions. Class limited to 10 adult students. Details: 234-1610.

OCT. 30

Diabetes Management Session: 1-3 p.m., Pascagoula Public Library. Free. Limited to ages 18 and older. Details: 769-3060, ext. 1.

Trunk and Treat: 5-7 p.m., 14190 Dedeaux Road, Gulfport. Funnel cakes, bouncy houses, train rides, costume contest and more. Concessions are not included with wristband. TCA students and one parent are free. Additional wristbands can be bought $5.

Trunk and Treat: 5-7 p.m., Fleitas Avenue Sportsplex, Pass Christian. Sponsored by Pass Christian Police Department. Hay ride with donation of can goods for Pass Christian Food Pantry. Details: 452-3301.

Free Friday Night: 5-8 p.m., Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport.

Third annual Halloween at Hiller Park: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Hiller Park Softball Fields, Biloxi. Details: 388-7170.

Southern Promiseland Corn Maze: 6-9 p.m. Oct. 30 and 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 31, 1212 Raygan Lane, Kiln. Details: 255-4866.

Pork chop dinner by the Hoop Shoot Committee: 6:30-8 p.m., Ocean Springs Elks Lodge, 2501 Beachview Drive. Cost: $10. Details: 872-2501.

Halloween Night at the Museum: 7 p.m., Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, Biloxi. Live music, costume contest with cash prizes. Cost: $30 per person and $50 couples. Details: 435-6320.

John Corbett Band performance: 7 p.m. doors open and 8 p.m. show, 100 Men Hall, 303 Union St., Bay St. Louis. Costume contest and Evan Barber opens. Details: 342-5770.

"Rocky Horror Picture Show": 8 p.m., Hard Rock Casino, 777 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Details: 1-877-877-6256 or 374-7625.

OCT. 31

Halloween Fun Festival: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Games, face painting and more. Included museum admission. Details: 897-6039.

Fall Festival: 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Biloxi Town Green. Kid activities, costume contest, live music and movie. Food costs will vary. Sponsored by Mosaic Church. Details: 215-0275.

Fall Community Empowerment Festival: Noon-5 p.m., Praise Temple Full Gospel Baptist Church of Biloxi, 643 Division St. Will consist of 5,000-pound grocery giveaway, free lunch for participants, clothing giveaway, health fair, empowerment stations and games for children. Details: 324-2876.

Yoga classes on Halloween: Intro to Beginners Astrology with Beth Rigby, 1-2 p.m. and Yoga meets Dance with Beth Rigby, 2:30-3:30 p.m., River Rock Yoga, 2429 W. Commerce St., Suite C, Ocean Springs. Details: 818-4522.

Book signing: 1-4 p.m., Southern Bound Book Shop, 280 Eisenhower Drive, Biloxi. Features horror author Angela Yuriko Smith.

9th annual Old Biloxi Cemetery Tour: 3-5 p.m. Oct. 18 and 5-7 p.m. Oct. 20, Old Biloxi Cemetery tour. Theme: Building Biloxi.

Trunk or Treat Halloween event: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Bobby Eleuterius Sports Complex, 10278 Kajja Drive, D'Iberville.

Halloween night tour Bay St. Louis: 5:30-8 p.m., Cedar Rest Cemetery, Second Street, Bay St. Louis. Refreshments at 108 Cue St., Sponsored by the Hancock County Historical Society. Proceeds benefit Cedar Rest Cemetery tombstones in need of repair. Details: 467-4090.

Harvest Festival: 5:30-9:30 p.m., New Birth Full Gospel Baptist Church, 12010 Klein Road, Gulfport. Health fair, face painting, sack races, bouncy house, giveaway and more.

Haunted Forest: Dusk, Flint Creek Water Park, Wiggins. Cost: $12. Sponsored by Stone High Choral Department. Details: 601-408-7976 or 297-0962.

Church of the Redeemer Trunk or Treat: 6 p.m., 1904 Popp's Ferry Road, Biloxi. Bring your decorated car and hand out candy to the children. All Hallows' Eve Evensong will begin at 7 p.m.

23rd annual Pumpkin Patch: 6-8 p.m., Faithview Baptist Church, Saucier. Games, food and more. Accepting canned food donations for the Saucier Food Pantry. Details: 832-3015.

Halloween Night Dance: 8 p.m.-until, French Club of Biloxi, 182 Howard Ave. Cost: $10 single and $18 couple. Details: 436-6472.

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