Sweet Auburn BBQ: Get ready for a ghoul time. Guests will be able to purchase ready-to-carve pumpkins for $5 each beginning at 5 p.m. Oct. 28. Spooky treats will be served including chocolate cemetery cups and bat wings and "creepy" specialty drinks. At 6 p.m., the Boils and Ghouls family-friendly costume contest will be held.
656 N. Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta. 678-515-3550, sweetauburnbbq.com.
The Plaza at Colony Square: The community will be invited to bring little ghouls and goblins to Scare on the Square, a festive celebration following the annual Primrose Parade of Costumes. The event, which will begin at 4 p.m. Oct. 30, will feature live music from Sir Crazy Pants and plenty of sweet treats for attendees of all ages. Guests should arrive decked out in their Halloween-best. For those 21 years old and up, booze from the Sunshine Alchemy Food & Beverage Truck will be available for purchase.
1197 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 770-462-2880, colonysquaremidtown.com.
The Iberian Pig: The second annual Murder Mystery Dinner and Show will include family-style tapas, a whole roasted pig carved table side with all the fixings, dessert and of course, a crime to solve beginning at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 31. The evening's theme will be masquerade and guests are encouraged to dress in a similar fashion. Tickets, which are $70 and can be purchased here, includes dinner and entertainment.
121 Sycamore St., Decatur. 404-371-8800, theiberianpigatl.com.
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