Jay County Heritage festival Oct. 5-6
PORTLAND -- The 11th annual Jay County Heritage Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Jay County Historical Museum, 903 E. Main St., Portland.
Stage presentations, musicians, storytellers, demonstrations of tractors and antique farm equipment, farm and native wild animals, crafters, cider press operation, quilters, weaving, blacksmith, wood carving, pottery, pumpkin painting, reenactors, horse and wagon rides, fall flowers, candle dipping, early American encampments, hands on kids farm area, game and crafts.
A variety of entertainment and food will be available for visitors. Featured foods included kettle cooked ham and beans, kettle cooked chicken and noodles, footlong hot dogs, ice cream, candy, apple fritters, caramel corn, cotton candy and more. Contact Sandy for more information at (260) 726-7168 or email email@example.com.
There is no admission charge.
Information: (260) 726-3366.
Stillwell Manor opens this weekend
ANDERSON -- Stillwell Manor Haunted House opens this weekend in the former Applewood movie theater at 1704 E. 60th St., Anderson.
Prices are $15 for weekdays and Sunday and $18 for Fridays, Saturday and Halloween.
Hours are: Thursdays, Oct. 17 and 24, 7-10; Halloween, 8 to 11 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 and 26, Nov. 1-2, 7 to 11 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 27, 6 to 10 p.m.; and Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 28, 29, 7 to 10 p.m.
$3 off with a donation of three canned goods (people or pet) or an unwrapped new toy. Donations go to local food bank, The Madison County Humane Society and Toys for Tots.
Malloween scheduled for Oct. 29
ANDERSON -- This year’s Malloween Extravaganza will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Mounds Mall, 2109 S. Scatterfield Road, Anderson.
There will be trick-or-treating, candy corn guessing game, pumpkin decorating, creepy crawlers on display from Night Stalkers.
The event is for children 12 and under.
Mexican dinner Sunday
LAPEL -- Daybreak Church, 121 W. 12th St., Lapel, will host a Mexican dinner on Sunday.