A few Halloween ideas… weather forecast gives a chance of showers so weatherproof your costume and bring an umbrella!
October 31st, Friday at 5:30- West End Annual Kid’s Halloween Parade. Everybody come out and meet up at Boyce & Coulter Streets at 5:30. We will show off our costumes, take pictures and at 6 p.m. we will parade around the ‘hood and THEN it is time to Trick or Treat. All welcome. Easy and fun for Littles (and for big people too!).
Until Nov 2nd The Addams Family It’s going to be anything but a normal night. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a young man her parents have never met. And if that weren’t upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s ‘normal’ boyfriend and his parents starring Michael RJ Campbell as Gomez & Shannon Rider as Morticia. Location: 6th St. Playhouse, G.K. Hardt Theatre
October 24th to November 9th– The Rocky Horror Show. Showtimes include two performances on Halloween, October 31st at 8 p.m. & 11 p.m. That sweet transvestite, Frankenfurter, and his motley crew return to 6th Street Playhouse in Richard O’Brien’s original stage musical that inspired the 1975 cult classic film – and generations of fans who have memorized every line, every lyric, and every dance move. Audiences are encouraged to wear their freaky finest, and a costume contest is held at each performance. (Audiences are asked to leave their props at home – Rocky Horror fans know what this means!) Location: 6th Street Playhouse, Studio Theatre
October 31st- Chops Teen Club will be open on Halloween from 3 to 10 p.m. Trick or Treaters can visit the front desk. Location: Chops Teen Club 509 Adams St.
Downtown: October 29th, Wednesday- The Haunted Library Tour. A chilling tour of the “haunted” secret stacks beneath the Central Library. Tour guide Wade Wellman will maximize the spooky nature of the subterranean room while also providing good information, leaving every 15 minutes from the reference desk. Free, and suitable for ages 13 and up. Facebook Please call or visit the Central Library to sign up: 707 545 0831, 211 E Street, Santa Rosa.
Not in the West End… but certainly something to consider– Blind Scream Haunted Houses. 3 All-New Haunted Houses- Blackout, Carnicus and the Swamp Shack. This is a locally produced Halloween screamfest. Try it… if you dare. Press Democrat “No Cheap Tricks” Location: Sonoma Mountain Village 1500 Valley House Dr. Rohnert Park
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