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Halloween-related events in Fort Wayne and the region

ALL WEEKEND

Wild Zoo Halloween – Fort Wayne Children's Zoo; also Thursday; 1 to 6 p.m.; treat trails, Monster Mash dance party and animal sculptures made from pumpkins; 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $8 children, $4 adults; 427-6810 or KidsZoo.org. Free train rides, today, "Star Wars Day," Saturday, "Magic Day," Sunday, Pumpkin Decorating Workshop, Thursday.

Halloween Walk – 7 to 9 p.m.; children's activities and Haunted Cemetery; Eckhart Park, 1500 S. Cedar St. in Auburn; $2, children 3 and younger free; www.ci.auburn.in.us.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Hiestand's Haunted Woods – 8 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday; located on Hospital Drive just east of Van Wert County Hospital, Van Wert, Ohio; $8; VWCClub.org. Ends Saturday.

Zombie Pandemic – 7 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; Paintball Plex, 6485 Merchants Drive, LaOtto; $10; 260-357-1560, ext. 2. Ends Nov. 2.

Green Center Haunted Schoolhouse – 7 to 11 p.m. today and Saturday; 2768 E. 300 S., Albion; $9; www.hauntedgreencenter.com. Ends Saturday.

Haunted Wagon Tours – 7 to 8:15 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.; leaves Adams County Courthouse, 112 S. 2nd St. in Decatur; $10, 4 and younger free; www.haunteddecaturtours.com.

Horror Trail – 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.; haunted wooded trails near Eel River; Hagan Park, West Buckeye Street in South Whitley; $8, $10 fast pass; www.horrortrail.com.

Haunted Jail Walk – 112 S. Williams St., Paulding, Ohio; $10; for hours, jphs45879@yahoo.com. Ends Nov. 2.

TODAY

Halloween Dance Party – 7:30 to 10 p.m.; Dance Tonight, 1559 W. Dupont Road; $10, includes lesson; wear costume; 437-6825.

Symphony in Z – String Shift; C2G Music Hall, 323 W. Baker St.; $20 advance, $30 gold circle seating, $25 day of show; performance times and tickets, 426-6434 or go to www.c2gmusichall.com.

SATURDAY

Fright Site Hike – "Haunted History, The Darker Side of West Central"; sponsored by ARCH; 7 p.m.; tour leaves parking lot of University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St.; $10 adults, $5 ages 6 to 17, free to ages 5 and younger; 426-5117 or www.archfw.org.

Fall Fright Fest – Non-scary Halloween activities, costume contest and treats for children; 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Van Wert County Fairgrounds, 1055 S. Washington St., Van Wert, Ohio; 419-238-9121.

Monster Mash – 8:30 p.m.; The Philmore on Broadway, 2451 Broadway; $15, $80 for a table of four; 745-1000.

Haunted Cave – Trunk or Treat event; costume parade; 4 p.m.; 4410 Arden Drive; 385-1550.

Hoosier Spooktacular Workshop – Guest instructor, John Robinson, also Tim Hand and Alice Daughtery; begins at noon; American Legion, Warsaw; $20 a person, does not include meal; 574-223-5125.

Howl O'Ween at Black Pine – Trick or treat while visiting animals; 3 to 7 p.m.; 1426 W. 300 N., Albion; 260-636-7383 or www.blackpine.org.

Halloween Fun at Pokagon State Park – Family-friendly activities; 450 Lane 100 Lake James, Angola; park entry fee required; 260-833-2012.

SUNDAY

Halloween with the Horses – Free trick or treat with costumed horses, small fee for wagon rides, games, bake sale; 2 to 5 p.m.; Summit Equestrian Center, 10808 LaCabreah Lane; volunteer@sum mitequestrian.org.

MONDAY

Zanesville Lions Community Halloween Party – Costume judging, free treat bags for children, food; 6:30 p.m.; 3088 W. Van Horn St., Zanesville.

TUESDAY

Trick or Treat – 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Emeritus Assisted Living, 4730 E. State Blvd.; 484-0308.

Halloween Howl – 5K and 1-mile costume walk/run; 6:15 p.m.; IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; nonstudent registration fees, $10 advance, $15 day of event; benefits Brown Ink Society; 481-6647 or tillapau@ipfw.edu.

WEDNESDAY

Manchester Boo – Community trick or treat, bobbing for apples, pumpkin painting, games; 6 to 8 p.m.; Manchester University, North Manchester; free; 260-982-5285.

THURSDAY

Indoor Treating Event – 6 to 8 p.m.; North Christian Church, 5201 S. Camden Drive; free; 482-1596.

Trick or Treat – 5 to 7 p.m. Jefferson Pointe; 459-1160 or www.jeffersonshopping.com.

Trick or Treat Safe Alternative – 5 to 7 p.m.; Heritage Park, 2001 Hobson Road; 484-9557.

Halloween Ball – Music, dance; costumes welcomed; 6 p.m.; Freemason's Hall, 216 E. Washington Blvd.; $25 general admission, $35, party and ghost tour of building; benefits The Temple Preservation Fund.

Treats at the Tower – 6 to 8 p.m.; Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower, Berne; www.berneclocktower.org.

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