Get yourself spooked 

A select list of haunts, mazes, costumed events and more

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Alchalant's Halloween Party. With ROP, Alchalant and the Astro Zombies. Phoenix Cafe, 24918 John R, Hazel Park, 248-667-8817. (10/27, 8 p.m.)

Annual Halloween Bash with AREA '51. Live Blues, Rock, Originals. Cadieux Cafe, 4300 Cadieux Rd., Detroit, 313-882-8560. At the door. (10/27, 9 p.m.)

Black Horror Film Festival and Costume Party. Come dressed as your favorite blaxploitation horror character. Cass City Cinema, 3420 Cass Ave., Detroit, 313-281-8301. (10/26, 7 p.m.-midnight)

Boo Bash Weekends. Haunted House of Horror, trick-or-treating, face painting, campsite decorating contest. Addison Oaks County Park, West Romeo Road, Oxford, 248-693-2432. (10/27)

Costume Parade. Kids and parents are invited to participate in a sidewalk costume parade through the streets of downtown Northville. Downtown Northville, Northville, 248-349-7640. (10/27, 1 p.m.)

Creepy Cheapy Halloween Treat V. More than 15 bands will perform full-on costumed covers of artists including Bruce Springsteen to Prince. With DJ setss. The Crofoot Ballroom, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac, 248-858-9333. $5-$15. (10/26, 7 p.m.)

Detroit Urban Legends. This two-story attraction inside the 127-year-old Cass Community Methodist Church delivers scares for a cause. Cass Community United Methodist Church, 3901 Cass , Detroit. $10, $8 children. (10/26-10/28, 7-11 p.m.; 10/30-10/31, 7-11 p.m.)

Dia de los Muertos Celebration. A blend of a Latin Masquerade Ball, mask making, music and of course art. Dance instruction from Saron Dier and Monica Puente and smooth beats from DJ Sabor. 555 Gallery, 2801 W. Vernor Hwy., Detroit, 888-495-2787. $5. (10/27, 6 p.m.-1 a.m.)

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. The 1920 silent film accompanied by Tony O'Brien. Historic Redford Theatre, 17360 Lahser, Detroit, 313-537-2560. $8, $12. (10/27)

Dr. Scream's Spookshow Revival. Village Theater at Cherry Hill, 50400 Cherry Hill Rd., Canton, 734-394-5300. $15. (10/26-10/27, 8 p.m.)

Drop-In Workshops: Sugar Skulls. Decorate sugar skulls and learn how they are used in Mexican and Mexican American Communities. Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-833-7900. (10/27, noon-4 p.m.)

Erebus. 4 Story Haunted Attraction Erebus, 18 Perry St., Pontiac, 248-332-7884. $23 Mon.-Thu., $28 Fri.-Sat., $25 Sun. (10/24-11/2) Ongoing.

Erwin's Barn of Horrors, Corn Stalkers Maze, and Haunted Wagon Ride. Moonlight wagon ride, mystery of the black hole, nightly bonfires, etc. Erwin Orchards, 61475 Silver Lake Road, South Lyon, 248-437-4701. $14.00 Barn of Horrors, $10.00 Corn Stalkers Maze, $22.00 Combo Ticket. (10/26-10/27)

FREAKY DEAKY featuring: Zeds Dead & Krewella. Halloween Costume Party Elektricity Nightclub, 15 S. Saginaw, Pontiac, 248-599-2212. $20.00 - $25.00. (10/26, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.)

Funeral Home. Actual funeral home, closed for mysterious reasons. *Haunted Funeral Home, 3880 Inkster Rd, Inkster . $12. (10/26-10/28; 10/30-10/31)

Genitorturers. Halloween Show Blondie's, 2281 W. Fort St., Detroit, 313-964-1000. (10/29, 6 p.m.)

Hallowe'en in Greenfield Village. Step back in time to a turn-of-the-20th-century Hallowe'en. Greenfield Village, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, 313-271-1620. (10/26-10/27)

Halloween at the Rustbelt. Constum contest for kids, adults, pets, and vendors. Pumpkin carving contest. Featuring performances by, Weird Sisters Circus and Smudge Candy. Rust Belt Market, 22801 Woodward Ave., Ferndale. (10/27)

Halloween Club Crawl 2012. Canada's largest Halloween party. Faces Roadhouse on College, 902 California, Windsor, 519-256-5001. (10/27, 6 p.m.)

Halloween Costume Contest, Dinner, Auction. Arts & Scraps and Techshop combine for a Halloween party for adults. AAA - Lincoln-Allen Park, 15220 Southfield Rd., Allen Park, 313-640-4411. 7 VIP $50, 8:00 $35, 9:00 DJ/contest only $20. (10/27, 7 p.m.-midnight)

Halloween Hocus Pocus. Not scary Halloween fun for ages 3 and older. Costumes welcome. Marquis Theatre, 135 E. Main St., Northville, 248-349-8110. (10/26-10/28)

Halloween Howler. Liquor Store, 44325 12 Mile Rd., Novi, 248-305-8135. (10/27)

Hallowe'en in Greenfield Village. A turn-of-the-20th Century holiday tour visits famous characters from the past. Wear a costume and go trick-or-treating. Greenfield Village, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, 313-271-1620. (10/26-10/28, 6:30-9 p.m.)

Halloween Spooktacular. Mega 80's. Prizes will be given away for the best 80's themed costumes Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, 248-544-3030. (10/26, 8 p.m.)

Halloween Tea. Mill Race Village, 215 Griswold, Northville, 248-348-1845. (10/28, 6-8 p.m.)

Haunted Farm of Terror. Hayride, haunted house, paintball shoot zombies and targets. Alongi's Greenhouses, 28405 26 Mile Rd, Lenox, 586-749-1002. $22.00 Adults, $15.00 Kids (10 & under). (10/26-10/28)

Haunted Hallows. Westland Haunted Hallows, 6440 Hix Road, Westland. $15. (10/26-10/28)

HAUNTED IN THE HOUSE. Beats from DJ Tom T, specialty drinks, a performance by the Detroit Circus, and fortune telling from the Boston Tea Room. Detroit Opera House, 1526 Broadway, Detroit, 313-961-3500. $35 advance ($40 day-of); VIP $75 ($80 day-of) . (10/26, 8 p.m.)

Haunted Theatre. Join the Matrix Teen Company, a part of Matrix's School of Theatre, for a dark and dangerous urban adventure! Matrix Theatre Company, 2730 Bagley St., Detroit, 313-967-0599. $10.00 for adults; $5.00 for students/seniors. (10/29-10/31, 8 p.m.)

Hazel Park Zombie Walk. In 2011 we had almost 500 zombies! Hazel Park City Hall, 111 E. Nine Mile, Hazel Park, 248-269-3811. FREE. (10/27, 6:30 p.m.)

Heck of a Haunted Barn. Just try to find yer way through 8 acres of maize in the dark. Heck of a Haunted Barn, 4309 W. Albain Rd, Monroe. (10/26, 7 p.m.-midnight; 10/27, 6 p.m.-midnight; 10/28, 7-10 p.m.)

Hidden Agenda. Masquerade Party. MGM Grand - Int Ice, 1777 Third St., Detroit, 877-888-2121. (10/27, 9 p.m.)

Horrified Glow. Bleu Detroit, 1540 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-974-7799. (10/26)

Imperial's first annual Dia de Los Muertos celebration. Imperial, 22828 Woodward Ave, Ferndale . (11/1-11/2)

M&M Halloween Bash. Performances by Cobra Frank, 5th Wall Concept, A.I.D.S, and Babe Miller & His 4 10's M&M Sports Bar, 13837 Conant St, Detroit. (10/26, 8 p.m.)

Magic Bus Halloween Bash. Bakers of Milford presents the Magic Bus Halloween Bash. Baker's of Milford, 2025 S. Milford Rd., Milford, 248-685-3300. (10/27, 7 p.m.)

Me Vs The Zombie Attack. Token Lounge, 28949 Joy Rd., Westland, 734-513-5030. (10/30, 8 p.m.)

MILLER'S BIG RED HAUNTED HAYRIDE. Miller's Big Red Orchard and Cider Mill, 4900 W. 32 Mile, Romeo, 586-752-3327. Adults $14, 10 yrs and younger $10. (10/26-10/28)

Moonlight Wagon Rides. Preregistration and prepayment required. Stony Creek Metro Park, 4300 Main Park Rd., Shelby Township, 248-650-5300. $6. (10/26, 7:30 p.m.)

Mount Clemens Zombie Walk Oct 27th. Anton Art Center, 125 Macomb Place, Mount Clemens, -. (10/27, 7:30 p.m.)

Native Signal. With the Ferdy Mayne, the Handgrenades and Gun Lake, plus Halloween costume contest. PJ's Lager House, 1254 Michigan Ave., Detroit, 313-961-4668. (10/27, 9 p.m.)

Night Terrors. Wiard's Orchard and Cider Mill, 5565 Merritt Road, Ypsilanti, 734-482-7744. (10/26-10/28; 10/30-10/31)

NIGHTMARE ON WOODWARD. Bleu Detroit, 1540 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-974-7799. $15. (10/27, 10 p.m.-4 a.m.)

Panic at Pine Stump Hollow. *Pine Stump Hollow, 6310 Gratiot ave, St.Clair. $10 for the Haunted Forest. $12 for the Haunted House. $20 for Both. (10/26-10/27)

Phantom Forest Hayrides. The oldest farm in Michigan. Tractor pulled hayrides through 13 acres of woods filled with witches, ghost & goblins. Westcroft Gardens, 21803 West River Road, Grosse Ile Township. $10 adults; $7 for ages 5 and under. (10/26-10/28)


Radio Opie Halloween Bash. w/ Always Something/SIN THEOREM/3 PHASE New Dodge Lounge, 8850 Joseph Campau, Hamtramck, 313-874-5963. 21+ $5, Under 21 $10. (10/27)

Rave from the Grave. Elektricity Nightclub, 15 S. Saginaw, Pontiac, 248-599-2212. $10. (10/27, 8 p.m.-2 a.m.)

Rock O'ween. Featuring Lew Echlin and Dads Who Rock. Max M. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-576-5100. (10/28, 2 p.m.)

Rocky Horror Picture Show. Main Art Theatre, 118 N. Main St., Royal Oak, 248-263-2111. (10/26, 11:45 p.m.)

Scream Machine. *Scream Machine, 21207 Eureka Rd, Taylor. $15. (10/24-10/31)

Sexual Psycho Circus. A variety of opulent entertainments. Como's, 22812 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, 248-548-5005. (10/25, 9-2 p.m.)

Sinister Haunted House. 6991 Auburn Road, Utica. $12. (10/26-10/28)

Slacktoberfest. Slack Jaw Punks will be hosting our first live podcast, double movie feature and costume contest and FB! Cass City Cinema, 3420 Cass Ave., Detroit, (10/27, 7 p.m.)

Slaughtered at Sundown. 71800 Romeo Plank Rd, Armada, Adults - $15 per event or $22 for both. Children (10 & under) - $10 per event or $16 for both. (10/26-10/28)

Southfield Haunted Nursery. Lavin's Flowerland, 24620 West Nine Mile Rd, Southfield. $15. (10/26-10/31)

Spookyland. Funhouse Terror Tunnel. Nighttime Spooky Hayride. 3-Level Haunted Barn and Black Hole. Live DJ entertainment nightly under the Big Top. Hot grilled food under our food tent. Free cider and donuts at the witches caldron on the Spooky Hayride. Blake Orchard & Cider Mill, 17985 Armada Center, 810-784-5343. (10/26-10/27, 6 p.m.)

Terror in To wnsend Forest. A 1/2 mile of terror filled trails. Oakland County Sportsmen's Club, 4770 Waterford Road, Clarkston, 124-862-0613. Children 12 an under $7, Adults $12 - Free Parking. (10/26-10/27, 7:30-10:30 p.m.)

The Fear Factory. Haunted House Gibraltar Trade Center North, 237 N. River Rd., Mount Clemens, 810-465-6440. $12-$17. (10/24-10/31, 7 p.m.; 11/2, 7 p.m.) Ongoing.

U-M orchestras Halloween concert. Costumes encouraged. 4pm and 7:30pm Hill Auditorium, 825 N. University, Ann Arbor, 734-764-2538. (10/28)

Vixens & Vampires. With DJ Captn20. MGM Grand - V, 1777 Third St., Detroit, 877-888-2121. (10/27, 10 p.m.)

Witches Ball. Elektricity Nightclub, 15 S. Saginaw, Pontiac, 248-599-2212. $10. (10/28, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.)

Woyzeck. An interactive theatrical haunted house. The New Theatre Project at Mix Performance Space, 130 W. Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti, 734-645-9776. $15, $10 students/industry. (10/25-10/27; 11/1-11/2) Ongoing.

Yelloween Halloween Party. Costumes are not necessary, but preferred. Prize for the best costume. Mon Jin Lau, 1515 E. Maple, Troy, 248-689-2332. (10/31)

Zoo Boo. Annual, family-friendly Halloween event. Detroit Zoo, 8450 W. 10 Mile Rd., Royal Oak, 248-541-5717. $7 advance, $10 on event day. (10/26-10/28, 6-8 p.m.)


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