Trick or treating and other events
Library: The Darker Side of Carmel
When: 7 p.m. Oct. 20.
Where: Carmel Clay Public Library, 55 Fourth Ave. S.E.
Info: Andy Wright will help you get in the spirit of Halloween by sharing the untold stories that lurk beneath the surface in Clay Township. Paranormal, murders, and monsters have been a part of the city’s history since the beginning. Come hear how close the past, and its darker side, is to you. For more, call the reference desk at 317-844-3362. Presented by the Carmel Clay Public Library and the Carmel Clay Historical Society.
Little Haunt on the Prairie
When: 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 27.
Where: Cool Creek Park and Nature Center, 2000 E. 151st St.
Info: Families are welcome to come in their costumes to enjoy trick or treating, hayrides, craft stations, Halloween games, live owls, a monster mash dance area, marshmallows at the campfire ring and more. Guests are encouraged to bring a non-perishable or canned-food item to donate to Amanda Strong Food for the Needy.
Hogwarts High Tea in the Dark
When: 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 28.
Where: Tina’s Traditional Old English Kitchen, 30 N. Range Line Rd.
Info: Join the staff of Tina’s for its third year of celebrating Halloween Hogwarts style, complete with a Sorting Hat, butter beer and some of Harry Potter and Ron Weasley’s favorite foods. Door prizes will be given for best dressed. Book your spot early by calling 317-565-9716.
Malloween & Boo ‘N Brew
When: 2 to 6 p.m. Oct. 29.
Where: Clay Terrace, 14390 Clay Terrace Blvd.
Info: For age 10 and under, kids can walk from store to store to collect candy for free in addition to enjoying live entertainment, face painting, hayrides, a balloon artist and more while adults enjoy a beer garden at the annual Boo ‘N Brew event running during the same time.
City of Carmel
When: 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31.
Where: City wide.