AUTUMN FUN

Frightful fun: 8 to 11 p.m., at  Stoney Point Fire Department, Fayetteville. Stoney Point Trail of Terror is the ultimate haunted trail! For more information, call 424-0694. 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.; Halloween night, 8 to 10 p.m.; Fridays to Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight, at 3485 Clinton Road. The Vander Haunted Trail is one of the scariest haunted houses around. For more information, visit www.vander hauntedtrail.com/. 6 to 8 p.m., Oct. 31, at Tolson Youth Activities Center. Free and open to the public. Costume contest for children and youth only, with prizes awarded. Games and more. $2 admission to a Haunted House sponsored by the Keystone Club. For more information, call 396-KIDS.

7:30 to 11:30 p.m., starting Oct. 18, at Gillis Hill Road Produce, 2899 Gillis Hill Road, Fayetteville. The haunted corn maze for 5 nights only. Enter the Scream Fest if you dare!

For more information, call 308-9342

Family Fun: 2 to 8 p.m., through Dec.1., at 5991 Braxton Road, Hope Mills, N.C. For more information, visit www.themaize.com/sites.php?ID= &username=nc hopemills 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., at 1426 John McMillan Road. Canady Farm is open for the fall season featuring a corn maze, wagon rides, farm animals and much more! For more information, call 624-2959. 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., in Sanford, N.C. For more information, visit www.grossfarms.com. 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., at 703 Tarboro Road - Youngsville, N.C. 10 percent off admission for military Families. For more information, visit www.hillridgefarms.com/.

Golf Special:

Friday special at Stryker Golf Course, (Building K-1219 Bragg Blvd). $25, before noon; $20 afternoon and twilight; and $15 for super twilight play. Prices include cart and green fees for 18 holes. For more information, call 396-3980.

Gospel night:

7 p.m., Crown Expo. Featuring Lee Williams and the Spiritual QCs; Darrel McFadden and the Disciples; the Sensational Friendly Five and other groups. Price range is $10 to $15.25. For more information, visit www.crowncoliseum.com or call 438-4100.

Cape Fear River Cruise and Garden Visit:

10 a.m. to noon at Cape Fear Botanical Garden and Cape Fear River. Cool breezes and colorful leaves stir as Civil War and early industrial history come to life aboard Captain Mim’s pontoon ride down the Cape Fear River, the original “I-95” of North Carolina and the heart of the City. An ideal activity for out-of-town guests and longtime residents alike. An old proverb says “you never step onto the same river (or Garden!) twice.” Make sure to book the cruise fast because registration is required by Saturday for the cruise on Oct. 19). For more information, visit http://www.capefearbg.org/pgrm_services.php.

Golf classic:

CCRC Physical Therapy will hold its 5th Annual TEE it UP for MS Charity Classic, with 11 a.m. registration and lunch followed by noon shotgun start, at Cypress Lakes Golf Course (2126 Cypress Lakes Road) in Hope Mills, N.C. Cost is $75 for individual players and $240 for each four-person team. All money raised benefits the Great Carolina Chapter of the National MS Society. For more information, visit www.ccrcme.com or send

email to kyles@ccrcnc.com.

Saturday

MOVIE Night:

Navy Federal Credit Union will present free movie night at the Airborne and Special Operations Museum in Fayetteville. Pre-movie festivities begin at 4 p.m. The movie, which will be Iron Man 3, will begin at dusk or whenever it’s dark enough for the projection to be seen. Guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.

WIDU Anniversary celebration

: 4 p.m., Crown Center. Featuring Mary Mary and Tamela Mann. $13 to $32.65. For more information, visit www.crowncoliseum.com or call 438-4100.

Volunteers needed:

Join volunteers for the Second Harvest Food Bank, (406 Deep Creek Road) to help sort food donations for its monthly “Volunteer Saturday” event. Volunteers should be in place by 8 a.m., and the event should be over by noon. Dress comfortably and wear closed-toe shoes. Childcare will not be available. For more information, visit www.stpatnc.org.

jazz series

: 8 p.m., The Marquis Market (116 Person St.) Will feature national, regional and local jazz recording artists. $20 per person. For more information, call 483-1337.

Sunday

Java jams

: 7 to 11 p.m., at 3818 Morganton Road, next to Carraba’s restaurant. Newcomers welcome to the venue to listen or to share poetry. For more information, visit  www.theartscouncil.com/calendar.php.

Faculty concert

: Fayetteville State University Faculty and Friends Concert, 4 p.m., Highland Presbyterian Church. This free program will feature music by modern composers, from Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings to Gerald Finzi’s Eclogue for Piano and Strings. For more information, call 672-1571 or visit www.theartscouncil.com.

Monday

Dollar Days at Dragon Lanes:

For more information, call 907-BOWL.

Tuesday 2013 Army Digital Photography Contest submission date begins Tuesday through Nov. 30. For categories, submission information and guidelines, visit http://apps.imcom.army or call 394-4192.

 

COMING SOON

Oct. 16 Sound Off Open Mic Night, Oct. 16, at Sports USA. Sound off will take place 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Categories include poetry and short story readings, stand-up comedy, free-style rapping and acoustic instrument playing. All performers and the first 25 people through the door will receive literature on safe dating and healthy relationships. To register to perform, call 396-5521 or send email to jason.f.kahlenbeck.mil@mail.mil. For more information, visit www.fortbraggmwr.com.


Oct. 19

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10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Clay Target Center (651 E. Manchester Road). $35 registration fee that includes one round of skeet, one round of trap, one round of wobble trap, cookout lunch of hamburger/hot dogs and sides. Guests and Family members are welcome to attend lunch for a cost of $5 per person. Trophy awarded for high overall shooter. For more information, call 436-9489 or visit www.fortbraggmwr.com.

 

Oct. 26

2 p.m. to 4 a.m., at Carowinds Amusement Park. $45 per teen, cutoff date, Oct. 25, limited space available. Sponsored by Tolson and Chay Youth Activities centers. For more information, call 908-5012.

Career Fair:

A Hiring our Heroes military spouse employment program will take place, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 7, at the Fort Bragg Club (Building 1-4930 Armistead and Totten streets). Event is open to spouses of active-duty, Guard, Reserves and veterans. It is also open to veterans, active-duty military and members of Guard and Reserve. Career forum and hiring fair features employers looking to hire military spouses, including Military Spouse Employment Partnership partners; and resume’ assistance. For more information, visit www.fortbraggmwr.com/acs/employment-readiness/.

Saturday

‘Running with Roy’ Memorial 5k/10k Fun Run:

8 a.m. at Texas A&M University campus, College Station, Texas. Honoring the life of Lt. Col. Roy Tisdale, who was killed at Fort Bragg, June 28, 2012.

Oct. 26

Fort Bragg 5K Walk/Run:

9 a.m., Hedrick Stadium. For more information, call 396-1217.

Oct. 27 

2013 Marine Corps Marathon:

Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.sgtsullivancenter.org/marine-corps-marathon.html.

Run united:

Join the City of Fayetteville and the Fayetteville Police Department as they “Run United” to benefit the United Way of Cumberland County. The run will take place, Oct. 26, at 5 p.m., at Honeycutt Trail Park. This is a 5K fun run and walk with a zombie theme. For more information, visit www.active.com.

Diabetes 5k:

Red Apple Run for Diabetes 5K, Nov. 16, at 8:30 a.m. Run will begin at Medical Arts Building (101 Robeson St.) For registration and other information, visit www.cincodemayo10k/Diabetes_5K.html.