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Community Events for Sat., Oct. 28
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    Civics 101

    Big Data & Community Policing

    A three-day event highlighting the role of data in community policing. See schedule at ticket link for details.
    Oct. 26-28, 5pm  
    George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center's Genealogy Center, 1165 Angelina
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    Halloween and Dia de los Muertos

    Boo at the Zoo

    See what the animals get up to at night and take a ride on the haunted train running every 20 minutes. Costumes make it more fun. Tickets are limited.
    Fridays and Saturdays through October, 6:30-9pm. $17.50.
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    Out of Town

    Corn Maze, Petting Zoo, Pumpkin Patch

    Make your way around the 5.5-acre maze, meet the farm animals, take a pumpkin home, plus more fun in the country near San Antonio.
    Opens Sat., Sept. 23 to Oct. 31. $10.
    Circle N. Farm, LaVernia
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    Out of Town

    Fall Festival & Corn Maze

    Wander the cornfield maze, pick a pumpkin, enjoy the music and food, pet the farm animals, and revel in a day in the country.
    Sat.-Sun., through Nov. 5
    Barton Hill Farms, Bastrop
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    Out of Town

    Fall Foliage Color Report

    Go to the website to get updates, but be aware that the park closes when the parking lots become full.
    Through Nov. 30
    Lost Maples State Park
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    Halloween and Dia de los Muertos

    Family Festival Pumpkin Patch

    Grab a pumpkin, carve it up, enjoy the live music, visit the petting zoo, and take in the carnival games. Just a few of the options at this kid-friendly event.
    Saturdays and Sundays in October
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    Greenbelt Yoga Hikes

    All levels of yoga practitioners and hikers are welcome to explore the many paths of the Greenbelt while connecting mind and body beneath the trees.
    Saturdays, 10am. Through Nov. 18.. $20.
    Spyglass entrance of the Barton Creek Greenbelt, 2861-2999 Barton Skyway
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    Halloween and Dia de los Muertos

    Haunted Halloween Trails

    Walk along the shadowy trails of Pioneer Farms where evil is sure to lurk … and some history too. Three trails with varying levels of scares await. Hiding among the buildings will be storytellers, pumpkins, food, and ne'er-do-wells for kids and adults alike.
    Fridays and Saturdays Oct. 13-28, 7-10pm. $15.
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    Out of Town

    HOU-ATX BBQ Showdown

    With all the bragging, it was bound to happen. Houston challenges Austin barbecue joints to the ultimate taste-off. Tickets are going fast and when they're gone there won’t be any more until next year.
    Sun., Dec. 3, 1-4pm. $80.
    Saint Arnold Brewing Company, Houston
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    Halloween and Dia de los Muertos

    House of Torment

    Named the No. 1 haunted house in America by Hauntworld Magazine (a trusted publication in haunting circles). HoT celebrates their 15th year of scaring the bejesus out of you with a dark carnival theme, fire shows, “Escape the Room” games, and more gore. Not recommended for kids under 12.
    See website for calendar and hours of operation. $20-33.  
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    The Gay Place

    Much Ado About Nothing

    Directors Allison Dillon and (Chron writer) Rosalind Faires put a lady-lovin' spin on Shakespeare's Much Ado comedy. It's a play in the park, just in time for fall weather feels.
    Every Thu.-Sun., Oct. 19-Nov. 5, 7:30pm. Free, donations accepted.  
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    Pong to Pokémon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming

    Follow the evolution of the gaming industry from the Seventies to the present day with a focus on the local scene from Richard Garriott's Ultima series to John Romero's Doom to the developers making waves on today's gaming platforms.
    Daily through March 18, 2018. Museum admission: $13 ($9, kids).  
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    The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

    C.S. Lewis' classic fantasy of good vs. evil in the mystical land of Narnia. For kids 5 and up.
    Sept. 14-Feb. 10. Tickets start at $16.