Thing to do in and around Atlanta on Wednesday, Oct. 31

Wednesday is Halloween! Here are some events to help you celebrate.

Halloween w/ Elton Dan & The Rocket Band & Gypsies, Doves, and Dreams

Join the fun at City Winery with a performance by tribute bands Gypsies, Doves and Dreams (Fleetwood Mac) followed by Elton Dan (Elton John). There will be an Elton John Costume Contest before the performances begin. The winner will receive a free pair of tickets and dinner for two (up to $100) to a future City Winery show. Everyone who dresses up like the Rocket Man will earn a free dessert. 8p.m. Oct. 31. $20 - $28. City Winery. 650 North Ave. NE. #201, Atlanta. 404-946-3791.

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Monster Prom Halloween Party at Krog Street Market

Krog Street Market is hosting an inaugural Monster Prom Halloween party and other events. The fun begins with family-friendly trick-or-treating from 4 - 6 p.m. for kids of all ages. The first 100 kids to arrive get a special bag to carry their treats. From 6  - 9 p.m. guests can dance the night away at the Monster Prom with music by DJ Freddie P, enjoy a photo booth and get scary specials from Krog Street establishments. Wear a costume for the costume contest. The grand prize winner gets a $500 VISA gift card. Free. 4 - 9 p.m. Oct. 31. Krog Street Market, 99 Krog St NE, Atlanta.

Georgia A-Scary-Um

Spend Halloween hanging with beluga whales at this annual Georgia Aquarium event. Children and adults will enjoy trick-or-treating in a family friendly, safe environment while taking part in Halloween-themed crafts. There are trick-or-treating stations in each gallery and a photo station. Kids under the age of 12 who arrive in costume will receive free general admission with each full price paid adult or Annual Membership holder (up to 2 free children per full-priced adult). The offer cannot be combined with any other discount, combo or special offer including Early Bird or Imagination Nights.Children must be in costume to redeem the offer but adults can dress up as well. No face-covering masks. 4 - 8 p.m. Oct. 31. $31.95. Georgia Aquarium, 225 Baker St. NW, Atlanta. 404-581-4000,


Haunted Pink Trap House at 13 Stories

Trap lovers will enjoy this collaboration between rapper 2 Chainz and 13 Stories Haunted House. The hip hop themed haunted attraction features scenes inspired by iconic movies like Boyz in the Hood, Juice, Tales from the Hood,Set it Off and more. 7-11 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays; 7-11:59 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays. Through Nov. 11. $22-$78. 13 Stories Haunted House, 329 Temple Ave., Newnan. 770-251-9911,

>> Check the weather before you go: Halloween weather: Here's the forecast for Halloween in Atlanta

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