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WHAT'S HAPPENING for October (Updated Oct. 31)

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American Legion Post 33 breakfast: 8-11 a.m., 1126 Judge Sekul Ave., Biloxi. Cost: $6. Details: 374-9774.

Halloween Masquerade Ball: 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Bay St. Louis Community Center, Blaize Avenue. Silent auction, costume contest, tarot card readers, food tasting, cash bar and more. Cost: $40 in advance and $50 at the door. Hosted by Hope Haven Children Services. Details: 467-6395.

Halloween trail walk and scavenger hunt: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, 7200 Crane Lane, Gautier.

Halloween Fun: 10 a.m. fairy crown workshop, 12:30 p.m. paint pumpkins and 2:30 p.m. pumpkin carving, Crosby Arboretum, 370 Ridge Road, Picayune. Designed for children ages 6 and older. Fairy crown workshop cost: $5 per person. Admission for pumpkin activities: $6 nonmembers and $4 members. Details: 601-799-2311.

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

Vettes by the Shore: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Edgewater Mall, Biloxi. Car show featuring hundreds of Corvettes from Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Florida. Door prizes, silent auction, 50/50 drawing and live entertainment. Hosted by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Corvette Club.

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

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

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

Halloween Bash Trick-or-Treating: 4-7 p.m., Coleman Avenue, Waveland. Cake walk, face painting, haunted house and more. Designed for children. Hosted by city of Waveland.

Fall Festival: 4:30-7:30 p.m., Corner Stone Baptist Church, 1410 E. Second St., Pass Christian. Trunk or treat, food, crafts and more.

Gospel Music Festival pre-show and carnival: 5 p.m., MGM Park, 875 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Features Dottie Peoples, Vashawn Mitchell, The Williams Brothers, James Bolton, Helen Miller and Paul Porter. Cost: $18-$50 and $10 ages 5-17.

Fall Festival: 5-7 p.m., Escatawpa Baptist Church, 7101 Mississippi 613. Trunk or treat, food and games.

Trick or Treat: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Edgewater Mall, Biloxi. Ages 12 and older are asked to not wear masks. Live entertainment.

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

Bay St. Louis Halloween night tour: 5:30-8 p.m., Cedar Rest Cemetery, Second Street. Refreshments at 108 Cue St. Sponsored by 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.

Trick or Treat Down the Street: 6-8 p.m., Washington Avenue and Government Street, downtown Ocean Springs. Trick or Treat to all the local, downtown businesses.

Trunk or Treat: 6-9 p.m., Beauvoir, Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library, 2244 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Cost: $5 per car. Space walk, baked goods, bounce house, haunted hayride, trick-or-treat mansion and more. Details: 388-4400.

House of Payne: 6-10 p.m., Bobby Eleuterius Recreational Complex, Kajja Drive, behind D'Iberville Elementary School.

Longshot Improv Theatre Company performance: 7 p.m. doors open and 7:30 p.m. showtime, Randolph Center, Pass Christian. Cost: $10. Costumes encouraged.

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

"Rocky Horror Picture Show" backyard movie event: 7:30 p.m., Bay St. Louis Little Theatre, 398 Blaize Ave. Bring lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Cost: $5. Details: 467-9024 or bsllt.org.

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

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