"Thriller Night" at Maryland Live! When: Oct. 31, 5 p.m. Where: Maryland Live Casino Details: WHO'S BAD, a Michael Jackson Tribute band, will perform on Halloween night. There will be $75,000 in prizes given away, including costume contest with $2,000 going to the winner.
Kids Halloween Party in Piney Orchard When: Oct. 26, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Piney Orchard Community Center Details: Wear your costumes to this free family event featuring "ghoulish games" and "freaky fun." For Piney Orchard residents only. Advance reservations required. Deadline to sign up is Oct. 21. (410) 672-4273
Trick-or-Treating at the Village at Waugh Chapel When: Oct. 25, 4-8 p.m. Where: Village at Waugh Chapel Details: Bring the kids over for some early Halloween fun. There will also be a family movie, to be determined.
Haunted Trail 5k Fun Run When: Oct. 26, 9 a.m. Where: Arundel High School Details: Support the Arundel cross country team. There will be a 5k race and 1 mile fun run, plus pumpkin painting and free child care for kids under 8. Cost is $20 in advance, or $25 on the day of the race.
Trick or Trunk at Nichols-Bethel Church When: Oct. 26 Where: Nichols-Bethel United Methodist Church Details: Kids can come in costume and grab some Halloween loot from cars parked in the church lot. Free for everyone.