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Halloween Hits Downtown Farmington and More This Weekend

Free movies, a haunted market, concerts and more are on tap this weekend in Farmington and Farmington Hills.

Watch for trick-or-treaters Saturday in downtown Farmington. Photo credit: Patch file photo
Watch for trick-or-treaters Saturday in downtown Farmington. Photo credit: Patch file photo
Look for costumed trick-or-treaters Saturday in downtown Farmington, where they'll find a free movie and treats from local business people. 

Read more about the festivities and other events on the Patch calendar this weekend: 

1. Cheek to Cheek: A benefit concert

Orchard United Methodist Church's Friday, 7 p.m., benefit for South Oakland Shelter features a collection of standard jazz-pop classics featuring two of Motor City's finest performers: Sandra Bomar and Tony Camilletti. Tickets available in advance or at the door. Call 248-626-3620 or visit orchardumc.org

2. A Toast to Education

Support innovative programs in Farmington Public Schools at this Farmington/Farmington Hills Education Foundation fundraiser on Friday, 7 p.m., at Farmington Hills Manor. The wine and beer tasting is co-sponsored by Busch’s Fresh Food Market. Tickets online at ffhedfoundation.org or at Busch's or Focal Point Studio. 

3. Haunted Market, Trick or Treating

Look for costumed vendors and more at the Farmington Farmers and Artisans Market Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Other Halloween fun downtown includes story time at the Farmington Community Library, 11 a.m.; free movie at the Farmington Civic Theater at noon; and trick or treating starting at 4 p.m. Learn more at downtownfarmington.org

4. Farmington Family Y Spooktacular

Walk through the haunted (or friendly) bus, enjoy candy, games, crafts and more at the YMCA's annual Halloween event. The fun is open to everyone and starts at 6 p.m. on Saturday, at 28100 Farmington Road, Farmington Hills. 

5. Spooktacular XXVIII

Farmington Community Band invites you to dress up and enjoy this annual spooky concert, held Sunday, 3 p.m., at the Harrison High School Auditorium. The free concert includes an afternoon of exciting music, special treats and an opportunity for kids to show off their Halloween fashions. 

jsanchezmcclary October 24, 2013 at 07:44 AM
I read on the downtown Farmington site that the trick or treat downtown was from 2-4, has that changed ?
Tracy Freeman October 24, 2013 at 10:17 PM
You are correct. Trick or treating is from 2 to 4.

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