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Wicked Good Halloween Happenings

Oct 29, 2015 04:00PM ● By Melissa Lauren
You’re invited to a bunch of wicked good Halloween parties! Meet and greet Guns N’ Roses rock star, Steven Adler at The Annapolis Collection Gallery as he shows his art. See me as a guest judge during the Halloween Havoc party at The Greene Turtle Annapolis for your chance to win the hottest event tickets in town! Enjoy the last First Sunday Arts Festival of the season. Plus, check out my editor’s picks for the best Halloween events!

Steven Adler’s Art Show

The Annapolis Collection Gallery, Saturday, October 31st 7-9 p.m. and Sunday, November 1st 5-6 p.m.
Meet and greet Steven Adler, Guns N’ Roses Rock Star for a discussion as he shows his art at The Annapolis Collection Gallery. RSVP to the gallery reception is required. Plus, Adler performs at Rams Head On Stage Sunday night, November 1st.

Photo Credit: Dennis Myers

Halloween Havoc

Greene Turtle Annapolis, Saturday, October 31st, 7 p.m.-2 a.m.
Features live music from the All Mighty Senators  Jimmie’s Chicken Shack  and Telesma  Costume contest winner gets $1K or a movie role in a SciFi/Action movie, and a free photography session from No Filter Photography  Plus, I will be there as a guest judge for the costume contest, so stop by and say What’s Up! at my booth! When you stop by and see me, you’re in for a treat – a chance to win the hottest event tickets in town!

Last First Sunday Arts Festival of the Season

West Street Annapolis, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
The grand finale First Sunday Arts Festival of the season will be transformed into the Annapolis Holiday Market with the largest selection of gifts, art and crafts, heartwarming hot apple cider, rockin’ music, and balloon sculptures for the kids.

What’s Up? Halloween Events Editor’s Picks

U.S. Naval Academy Halloween/All Saint’s Day Concert

The U.S. Naval Academy Chapel, Friday, October 30th through Sunday, November 1st, at 8 p.m.
Enjoy a spooktacular evening of music, light, drama, and dance featuring the U.S. Naval Academy Chapel organist, Monte Maxwell and the multi-talented midshipmen. I can attest this concert is frightfully good!

YWCA Disco Magic Gala

Friday, October 30th, 6:30 p.m.-12 a.m.
Boogie on down for a good cause at the Disco Magic Gala. This groovy event benefits the YWCA of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County.

Photo Credit: Emily Karcher
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Greene Turtle Annapolis, Saturday, October 31st, 12-3 p.m.
This is a free event but a portion of the proceeds from food and beverage sales will benefit the SPCA and Naptown Sings.

 Halloween Hocus Pocus

Greene Turtle Gambrills, Saturday, October 31st 12 p.m.-2 a.m.
This adult Halloween Party is sure to blow the roof off the joint but don’t be scared. Halloween Hocus Pocus features a haunted beer garden, costume contest, music from Kelly Bell Band,  Higher Hands, and more!

Two Nights of Fright Jack the Ripper Halloween Bash

Union Jack’s, Friday, October 30th (Reagan Years perform) and Saturday, October 31st (Marshall Law performs) 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Costume contest prize includes over $1K in cash and prizes plus a grand prize of a free Puerto Rico or Jamaica vacation (flight and hotel included).

Eastern Shore Halloween Events


Queenstown Premium Outlets on Saturday, October 31st, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
All little ghouls and goblins are invited to wear costumes and compete for a chance to win the costume contest at this free family-friendly event.

Halloween Cruise In and Car Show

Saturday, October 31st, 10am-2 p.m.
This classic car show benefits the Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department. Feel free to show up in costume. Some of the cars will be decked out in Halloween costumes too. There is even a $2 Rebate for Western Shore folks who want to enjoy the hot rods.

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