Saturday, Oct. 13
Activities for ages 3 through fifth grade include prizes and candy for best costumes and games; sixth through eighth graders will have dancing, movies, prizes and candy for best costumes. 6 to 8 p.m. Presbyterian church of Hagerstown, 20 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-6337.
In the 1922 silent film, Count Orlok moves to Wisburg and brings the plague. This reveals his connection to the real estate agent, Thomas Hutter, and the count's obsession with Hutter's wife, Ellen — the only one with the power to end the evil. Midnight. Apollo Civic Theatre, 128 E. Martin St., Martinsburg, W.Va. $5. Go to www.apolloween.com.
'Bugs, Bones and Bats'
For children ages 6 to 9. Children will explore the preserve's woods and learn about the animals and insects that are active there during the early evening. 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Yankauer Preserve, Whiting's Neck Road, north of Shepherdstown, W.Va. $5. Enrollment is limited and advance registration is required. To register, call 304-676-8739, email email@example.com or go to www.potomacaudubon.org.
Harvest Hoedown at Fairgrounds Park
Music, autumn activities and vendors. 1 to 4 p.m. Fairgrounds Park, Cannon Avenue, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-8577, ext. 116.
Winestock Harvest Festival
Wine, food, crafts, hayrides and music with On the Bus, Jah Works, and Kim Cameron and Side FX. Gates open at 11 a.m.; event noon to 6 p.m. Knob Hall Winery, 14108 St. Paul Road, Clear Spring. $20, includes wine glass and tasting; $15, ages 13 to 20; free for children younger than 13. Go to www.knobhallwinery.com.
Maryland Pumpkin Festival
Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay rides, live music, pie eating contests, face painting and more. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 14. Summers Farm, 5614 Butterfly Lane, Frederick, Md. Free with regular farm admission of $10 plus tax per person; $6 seniors; free for ages 2 and younger. Call 301-620-9316 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Myths, Legends & Fair Tales
The Spires Brass Band's performance will feature vocalist Holly Shockey. 8 p.m. Frederick Community College's Jack B. Kussmaul Theater, Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. $12; $10, students and senior citizens. Purchase tickets at the box office the evening of the performance. Call 301-662-8320 or email email@example.com.
Wednesday, Oct. 17
Williamsport Haunted Walks
Explore the haunted history and paranormal happenings in Williamsport. Begins Oct. 17, continues Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Wednesday, Oct. 31 (weather permitting). Starts at 7 p.m. sharp. Meet at Williamsport Town Hall, corner of East Salisbury and North Concocheague streets, Williamsport. $5, adults; free for ages 8 and younger. Call 301-223-7711.
Friday, Oct. 19