CEDAR POINT’S HALLOWEEKENDS, Friday-Sunday through Oct, Fri 6 pm-12 am, Sat 11-12 am, Sun 11 am-8 pm. Most rides open Friday, all rides open Saturday & Sunday. Fun scares for the kids during the Great Pumpkin Fest; bigger scares during Fright at night.
LAKE EERIE FEARFEST, Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, Sandusky, open Fri-Sat 7:30-11:30 pm through Halloween, Sundays 7:30-9:30pm starting mid-October.
HAUNTED HYDRO, Friday & Saturday evenings through Halloween, Fremont
DARKENWOOD HAUNT, 7-11pm Friday & Saturday evenings through Halloween, next to the Historic Old School House, Vermilion.
NIGHT OF THE LIVING FED, Saturday Sep 29 12-2 pm & 5-7 pm, Sunday Sep 30 12-2 pm, Cedar Point Convention Center, Sandusky, with an all-you-can-eat buffet at this haunt-themed dinner experience.
HARVEST FEST, Saturday Sep 29, 11 am-6 pm, Memorial Park, Kelleys Island, with fun, family activities, pumpkin decorating, scarecrow making, Chicken Poop Drop, with proceeds to provide improvements to Memorial Park.
DUNGEON DESCENT: AN ADVENTURE INTO THE PARANORMAL, Friday Sep 28. 8pm, Sandusky County Historic Jail, Fremont, with a nighttime paranormal investigation adventure.
EVP MEDIUMS PRESENTS: ‘GHOSTS OF THE LORAIN LIGHTHOUSE,’ Friday Sep 29, 7pm, Lorain Palace Theater.
OTHER THINGS TO DO
4TH THURSDAY ART WALK, Thursday Sep 27, 5-8 pm. Port Clinton, with live music, live art, and children’s activities.
HOT HARLEY NIGHTS, Thursday Sep 27, 6-9pm, Barrel House Saloon, Sandusky, with a chance to win a key that could start a one-of-a-kind customized Harley motorcycle.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: CARYL CRANE YOUTH THEATRE PRESENTS “JUNIE B. JONES THE MUSICAL,” Thursday Sep 27-Sunday Sep 30, Thurs 7 pm, Fri 7:30 pm, Sat-Sun 2 pm, BGSU Firelands College – McBride Auditorium
HOT HARLEY NIGHTS FINALE, Saturday Sep 29, 11am-4pm, Mad River Harley-Davidson, Sandusky, with a chance to win a key that could start a one-of-a-kind customized Harley motorcycle, and then the key winners will try them out to see who has the winner.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LOOKIN’ BACK, TRIBUTE TO BOB SEGER, Saturday Sep 29, 8-10 pm, The Resort at Erie Landing, Port Clinton, with food trucks, beer festival, wine truck, sausages, sauerkraut, and strudel, to benefit Lighthouse Sober Living in Port Clinton.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: GUITARS FOR GIRLS STARRING SCOTTY MCCREERY WITH THE CALIBER BAND, a benefit fundraiser concert for the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer research, Wednesday, Oct 03, 7pm, Lorain County Community College Stocker Arts Center, Hoke Theatre, Elyria
CRUISIN’ ON THE SQUARE, Tuesdays from 4-8 pm, Milan Village Square, with as many as 150 cars on display every Tuesday. Music and door prizes; also includes a farmers market.
MARKSMANSHIP NIGHTS, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Camp Perry, Port Clinton at the air gun range. Rifles may be rented and pellets can be purchased at the range.
PUT-IN-BAY ROAD RACES REUNION, Tuesday Sep 25-Wednesday Sep 26, Put-in-Bay, celebrating sports car races that were held on the streets of Put-in-Bay in the 50s and 60s. Over 100 vintage sports cars with racing events take place at the Put-in-Bay Port Authority Airport.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LCCC CIVIC ORCHESTRA CONCERT, Friday, Sep 28, 7:30pm, LCCC Stocker Arts Center, Cirigliano Studio Theatre, Elyria
FROM NEW ENGLAND TO NORTH COAST FOOD EVENT, with a New England Clam Bake, recipes and tips on how to prepare, Friday, Sep 28 5-8pm, Lorain County Community College, Culinary Arts Institute, Elyria
LUMINOUS NIGHTS, Friday Sep 28-Nov 04, Toledo Zoo, with more than 500 hand-crafted Chinese lanterns after-dark.
NORTHERN OHIO CATFISH TOURNAMENT TRAIL. Saturday Sep 29, 8 am-6 pm, Shelby Street Boat Launch, Sandusky
CLASSIC CAR SHOW, Saturday Sep 29, 10 am-2 pm (9 am vehicle registration). James Park, Marblehead.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: AMANDA BROWN. Saturday Sep 29, 8 pm, The Listening Room in OurGuest Inn & Suites, Port Clinton
CRUISE-IN STATE STREET STREET ROLLING CAR SHOW, Saturday Sep 29, downtown Fremont, with live Music from The Mac Experience from 2-5pm and Stranger Than Fiction from 5-8pm. Food and 50/50 Raffle!
THE GREAT GRAPE STOMP, Sunday Sep 30, Mon Ami Restaurant and Historic Winery, Port Clinton, with teams competing to squish the most juice, live and silent auctions, music, fun, and food. to benefit the United Way in Ottawa County.