Friday, October 28, 2011
This week you'll be in for a fun and frightful Halloween weekend with spooky events taking place all over Jackson and surrounding areas. The "A Time for Sharing" exhibit at the Mississippi Library Commission (3881 Eastwood Drive) ends today. The event is free; call 601-432-4056. Tonight, the Delta Mountain Boys play at the High Note Jam at 5:30 p.m. at the Mississippi Museum of Art's Art Garden (380 S. Lamar St.). Admission is free, and there will be food for sale; call 601-960-1515. Vine-yl Night is at 5:30 p.m. at North Midtown Arts Center. Admission is free; call 601-376-9404. Also, Dreamz JXN hosts the Halloween Costume Ball featuring DJ Jonasty. Finally, Jazz Night Live is at 7 p.m. at circa. Urban Artisan Living (2771 Old Canton Road). Normal admission is $12, and $16 for reserved seating; call 601-362-8484. Need more options? See our Best Bets
On Saturday, See "Don Giovanni: Live in HD" at 11:55 a.m. at Tinseltown (411 Riverwind Drive, Pearl). Tickets are $22, $20 for seniors and $15 children; call 601-936-5856. The Mississippi Symphony Orchestra presents "Bravo II: Hitchcock at Halloween" at 7:30 p.m. at Thalia Mara Hall. Tickets are $20 and up; call 601-960-1565. Blocktober is at 8 p.m. on Congress Street. Admission is free; call 601-941-2567. The "Ghouls Night Out" Triple Record Release Show is at 9 p.m., at Hal & Mal's. The event is for ages 18 and up. Admission is $10. Also, E.C. Puffin's Haunted Burlesque Show is at 9 p.m. at Duling Hall (622 Duling Ave.). The event is for ages 18 and up. Admission is $20; call 601-376-9005. The Animal Rescue Fund Angels Party is at 6:30 p.m. at Highland Village (4500 Interstate 55 N.), at Center Court. Scott Albert Johnson performs. Tickets are $25, and $50 for couples; call 601-665-2212. The Center for Violence Prevention's Masquerade Ball is at 8 p.m. at the Capital Club (125 S. Congress St., Suite 19). Tickets are $50 in advance; call 601-932-4198. Heroes and Dreams (5352 Highway 25, Suite 1650, Flowood) hosts a drive-in screening of "Rocky Horror Picture Show" at 10 p.m. The event is free; call 601-992-3100. ToMara's, Reed Pierce's and Philip's on the Rez host Halloween parties. Finally, the Houserockers are at Underground 119. For more events, check out the JFP Events Calendar
On Sunday, the Metro Jackson Heart Walk is at 2 p.m. at the Mississippi State Capitol (400 High St.). Donations are welcome; call 601-321-1208. Also, Art House Cinema Downtown at Russell C. Davis Planetarium (201 E. Pascagoula St.) includes the films "Faust" at 2 p.m. ($16) and "The Man Who Fell to Earth" at 5 p.m. ($7). For more information, visit http://www.msfilm.org. Finally, the Detectives Mystery Dinner Theatre presents "Paranormal Inactivity" at 7 p.m. at Mint (1000 Highland Colony Parkway, Suite 5002). Call 601-291-7444 for costs and to RSVP. There will be an encore show at 7 p.m. Oct. 31 at Kismet's Restaurant (315 Crossgates Blvd., Suite G). $39. Also, be sure to take some time to support a local restaurant such as Bon Ami, Two Sisters Kitchen, Julep, Cool Al's, or Cerami's. If you want more dining options, see
JFP Restaurant Listings and the Menu Guide.
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