Southside Scene: Oct. 29-Nov.1

Southside Daily will help get your weekend started every Thursday with the Southside Scene, a selection of events in Virginia Beach. Want to tell us and others about another happening? Submit your festival, concert or other event to our calendar for free.

Monster Madness: Parents and children are invited to come to the Virginia Aquarium dressed in their Halloween costumes. The evening features nature-themed crafts, games and the chance to check out some of the aquarium’s “creepy creatures.” It costs $7 for members and $10 for non-members.

When: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday

Where: Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, 717 General Booth Blvd.

Halloween Town & Treat: The Circus-themed event features trick-or-treating, an arts and crafts festival, circus shows, carnival games, a petting farm and a dunk tank. The event is free.

When: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Town Center

Zombie Prom will take place at Hunt Club Farm on Halloween Night. (Courtesy of Hunt Club Farm)
Zombie Prom will take place at Hunt Club Farm on Halloween Night. (Courtesy of Hunt Club Farm)

Zombie Prom: Targeting those who are too old to trick-or-treat and too young for adult parties, the event includes music by DJ Dead Donney, a costume contest, a prom king and queen contest and zombie dance lessons. Tickets cost $25 and include access to the prom and the three haunted attractions — Field of Screams, Haunted Hayride and Village of the Dead.

When: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday

Where: Hunt Club Farm,  2388 London Bridge Rd.

House of Blues & Brews: The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art’s annual outdoor festival includes unlimited food tastings, admission to the fall galleries, a silent auction of Boardwalk art and live music from local artists and bands. General admission is $30. A VIP ticket, which includes access to a tent featuring Atlantic Shores food and three drink passes, is $60. Proceeds go to MOCA’s educational programs and exhibitions.

When: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday

Where: MOCA, 2200 Parks Ave.

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