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Things To Do for Oct. 25, 2013

J. Anthony Brown's Comedy Showcase will hit stage Oct. 25 Majestic Star Casino Gary.

J. Anthony Brown's Comedy Showcase will hit the stage Oct. 25 at Majestic Star Casino in Gary.

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Updated: November 26, 2013 6:02AM



Here is a look at things to do.

Suggestions include J. Anthony Brown’s Comedy Showcase at Majestic Star Casino in Gary.

J. ANTHONY BROWN’S COMEDY SHOWCASE

For ages 21 and older

Details: 8 and 10 p.m. Oct. 25 at Majestic Star II, Level 3, inside Majestic Star Casino, 1 Buffington Harbor Drive, Gary
Tickets, $27 at jabevents.eventbrite.com
(888) 225-8259

HAUNTED HAYRIDES

Sponsored by the New Chicago Park Department, this event will include a concession stand

Details: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at Twin Oaks Park, Grand Boulevard and Tyler Street, New Chicago
Cost, $1 per person
(219) 962-1157

A NIGHT OF EDGAR ALLAN POE

Coffee, hot cider, hot chocolate and dessert by candlelight while listening to “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Raven” and “The Masque of the Red Death” read by British actor Basil Rathbone

Details: 8:30-10 p.m. Oct. 26 at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens, 450 W. 100 N, Valparaiso
Cost, $5, but a minimum of 20 adults are needed for this event to take place
(219) 462-0025, taltree.org

‘HALLOWEEN’ OF A GOOD TIME

Attendees can dress in their favorite costumes and partake in Halloween games, door prizes, food, a 50-50 raffle, best costume awards, dancing, live entertainment and souvenir photos during this scholarship fundraiser hosted by the Roosevelt Class of ’67 Alumni Association

Details: 9 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Hobart Elks Club, 3580 W. 61st Ave.
Cost, $40 per person or $75 per couple
(219) 206-0167 or (219) 616-0758

HAUNTED HOUSE

Traveling Men 1 presents the Live Spook House Haunted House with free treats upon completion of the tour

Details: 6-10 p.m. Oct. 29-31 at St. Mark Grand Lodge, 2167 E. 9th Ave., Gary
Cost, $10 per person
(219) 293-5984, (219) 951-2535 or (219) 292-9266

‘IN HARMONY WITH NATURE OR NOT’

Artists Doris Myers, of Wheatfield, and her daughter Bonnie Zimmer, of Rensselaer, explore the beauty of nature as well as its degradation in this exhibit

Details: To Oct. 31 at the Chesterton Art Center, 115 S. 4th St.
(219) 926-4711, chestertonart.com

‘DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE’ HALLOWEEN PARTY

A costume party featuring food and fun before the Chicago Street Theatre performance of the show (which runs to Nov. 2 and is adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher from the novella “Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” by Robert Louis Stevenson)

Details: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at Chicago Street Theatre, 154 W. Chicago St., Valparaiso
(219) 464-1636, chicagostreet.org

TRAIL OF SCARECROWS

This event is provided with the support from South Shore Arts; the Indiana Arts Commission, a state agency; and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency

Details: To Nov. 2 at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens, 450 W. 100 N, Valparaiso
(219) 462-0025, taltree.org



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