Halloween season begins with spooky events and more this weekend

Halloween season begins with spooky events and more this weekend in Northern Utah
Sergio Morales picks a pumpkin to take home during a field trip to Black Island Farms in Syracuse on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013. The farm is best known for the 28 acre corn maze, but also features hay rides, animals, and games. (BENJAMIN ZACK/Standard-Examiner)

Oct 6 Spooky Fun Clay Halloween Scene You will get to create a Halloween themed diorama with rocks, moss, colored scrapbook paper, sticks, spider webs and more. You will also get to pick $10 worth of clay creatures, witches, ghosts and more to fill your diorama with. This class is taught by… The Local Artisan Collective

Oct 6 FREAK SHOW on Historic 25th Join PALE for their 1st pop-up FREAK SHOW. There will be an array of visual art, performance pieces, carnival games and prizes, palm and tarot reading, costume contest, face painting, select boutiques, photo ops and live music. Historic 25th Street – Ogden, Utah

Oct 6 Physics Open House The Physics Department at Weber State University invites you to join them for demos, presentations and planetarium shows. New this year, they will showcase the new physics facilities in the Tracy Hall Science Center. Come see the demonstrations, new public observing deck, planetarium shows, scanning… Weber State Physics

Oct 6 Utah Humanities Book Festival: Kaveh Akbar & Erika L. Sánchez Join Union Station for a very special reading and conversation with nationally and critically acclaimed poets Kaveh Akbar and Erika L. Sánchez. Ogden’s Union Station Foundation

Oct 7 Whodunit? (Improvised Murder Mystery) The stage is set. The actors are in costume. But they won’t know what role they’ll play (the murderer, the victim, an innocent) until moments before the performance. WHODUNIT? is an improvised murder mystery performed by character actors and improv comedians. Recommended for ages 13… The Comedy Loft

Oct 7 Cinema Saturday: Something Wicked This Way Comes Cinema Saturday features the spooky “Something Wicked This Way Comes.” Two brash young boys hear about Mr. Dark’s Pandemonium Carnival and decide to investigate. While it appears like any other carnival at first, strange things begin to occur and soon the duo learns of Mr.… Weber County Library Ogden Valley Branch

Oct 7 Mountain Arts & Music Festival This arts and music festival will feature original fine art by regional artists, arts demonstrations, hands-on kids’ art, a community art show, an author corner and music throughout the day. Evening music starts at 7 p.m., headlined by Chris Orrock & the Lazlos, an acoustic… Huntsville Square

Oct 6 Harvest Craft Fair Enjoy a weekend of family fun getting lost in a 26-acre corn maze, pick your very own pumpkin from the pumpkin patch, play games in the courtyard and fill up on some delicious food. Get an early start on your Christmas shopping or just splurge… Black Island Farms Corn Maze and Harvest Festival

Oct 7 Spooktacular Film: Hotel Transylvania The spooktacular film series features Hotel Transylvania. Dracula, who operates a luxury vacation resort hidden from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a human boy discovers the resort and falls for the count’s teen-aged daughter. Weber County Library Pleasant Valley Branch

Oct 7 Cinema Saturday: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Cinema Saturday features “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” Traveling with a magically expanded suitcase, British wizard Newt Scamander arrives in New York in 1926, where his case is accidentally switched with a No-Maj and several of the magical creatures contained within escape. But… Weber County Library Southwest Branch

Oct 7 Walk to Remember 2017 Join the 2017 Walk to Remember, a memorial program for parents and families who have lost babies. Includes a short walk around the park, balloon release and refreshments. Layton Ed Kenley Amphitheater

Oct 7 4th Annual Kulture Krash Car Show and Art Auction This is a family-friendly free car show, art auction, Kustom Build-Off Competition and a swap meet. Lots of fun, food, cars and raffle prizes. This year, there will be a kids costume parade as well as trunk-or-treating and a coloring booth, so dress them up… Fisher Park