Happenings

Thursday, Oct. 18

Hammonton, "Nosferatu" (1922), silent classic horror film, 6 p.m., Noyes Museum Shop, 5 South Second St., part of Third Thursday, free. 609-561-8006

Hammonton, "Ghosts of Hammonton," 6 to 9 p.m., Third Thursday event, downtown business district, art, music, shopping specials; free guided ghost walk, 7 p.m. 609-567-9014.

Margate, Music lecture, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Public Library, 8100 Atlantic Ave., Paul M. Somers, free.

Northfield, Family Halloween Hayrides, 6 to 9 p.m., Oct. 18 to 20, 24 to 27, 29, 30, Birch Grove Park, 1700 Burton Ave., $4, complimentary treats. 609-641-3778.

Friday, Oct. 19

Cape May, "Spellbound at the Physick Estate," 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 26; 8 p.m. Oct. 24; 7 and 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31; Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., haunted hour tour, $18; "Halloween Tour of Judson Bennett House," Judson Bennett House, 835 Washington St., tours of grounds and first floor, 7 and 8 p.m. Oct. 19, 20, 24, 26, $10. www.capemaymac.org

Egg Harbor Township, Terror in the Junkyard, 7 to 11 p.m. Friday, Saturday; 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday, in October, Fleming's Junkyard, 353 Zion Road, hayride $10, maze of terror $5, combo ticket $13. www.scullvillefire.org

Millville, Book signing, 6 to 8 p.m., Bogart's, 210 North High St., "Mud Pie Queens" author Makema T. Douglas, live music 7 to 10 p.m., part of Third Friday in Downtown events. 856-327-3714.

Swainton, Screaming's Run Haunted Attractions, 7 to 11 p.m., Oct. 19, 20, 26, 27, Leaming's Run Gardens, 1845 Route 9 North, "Haunted Walk" tour guide through woods appropriate for children and adults, "Phobia" and "Quarantine" for ages 12 and older, single event $7, combo ticket $15, free parking.

Wildwood, Morey's FEARS - Terror on the Boardwalk, 7 to 11 p.m., Oct. 19, 20, 26, 27, Morey's Piers and Mariner's Landing, tickets required, no children younger than 8, $30, 609-522-3900.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Cape May, 21st Annual Pumpkin Festival, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., rain date, Oct. 21, Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Route 9, pumpkin painting, games, crafters, vendors, haunted house at the Village Barn, children's Halloween parade at noon, free. 609-898-2300 or www.hcsv.org

Galloway Township, Family Fun Day at Noyes, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Noyes Museum, Lily Lake Road, Oceanville, Halloween costume parade, face painting, group sculpture project, marine-life touch tank, pond discovery walk, kayaking, magic show, $5 adults, $4 children age 3 and older, seniors and students. 609-652-8848

Landisville, Italian Festival, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 20, 21, Bellview Winery, 150 Atlantic St., wine tastings, live music, vineyard tours, crafters, $10. 856-697-7172

Millville, Fall American Classics Event, 8 a.m., rain date Oct. 21, Motorsports Park, American-made cars and trucks, prizes, registration $25, spectators $10. www.corvettesunlimitednj.com

Ocean City, Free hayrides, noon to 4 p.m., Oct. 20, 21, along the Boardwalk at 6th and 12th streets, pumpkin patch for children at Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace. 609-399-1412

Ocean City, Halloween Dog Costume Contest, 10 a.m., 6th Street Practice Field, off Boardwalk, entry fee $10 per dog. 609-517-5049.

Ocean City, Junior Miss Ocean City Pageant, 7 p.m., Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, $10. 609-525-9300.

Sunday, Oct. 21

Atlantic City, All That Glitters Bridal Extravaganza, noon to 5 p.m., Pier Shops at Caesars, One Atlantic, 1 Atlantic Ocean, featuring designs by Preston Bailey, free bride and groom, $20 guests.

Galloway Township, Corvette Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Historic Smithville Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Original Garden State Corvette Club, free to spectators. 609-748-8999

Somers Point, Fall Festival, 4 to 7 p.m., New Covenant Community Church, 701 New Hampshire Ave., family, live music, food.

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Hammonton, Annual Halloween Parade, 7 p.m., rain date Oct. 25, from Orchard Street and Egg Harbor Road to Bellevue Avenue County Services Building.

Kids

Thursday, Oct. 18

Galloway Township, Halloween Train, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, through Oct. 31, Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Galloway Township, for young ages, $2. 609-748-8999.

Friday, Oct. 19

Ocean City, Haunted House for Kids, 4 to 7 p.m., Oct. 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, Ocean City Repertory Theater, 813 Asbury Ave., $5. www.ocrep.org

Sunday, Oct. 21

Cape May, Trick or Treating on Washington Street Mall, noon to 2 p.m., children all ages, costume parade 3 p.m., Carpenter Lane, register by 1 p.m. 609-884-9565

Music

Friday, Oct. 19

Cape May, Fred Hall Orchestra, 8 p.m., Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave., $5. 609-884-9565.

Millville, John Oates, 8 p.m., Levoy Theater, 126 High St., $43, $38, $33. 856-327-6400.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Tuckerton, "It's a Grand Night for Singing," The Kauriga Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 220 E. Main St., reception follows, $30 adults, $10 children 16 and younger. 609-296-9618.

Sunday, Oct. 21

Atlantic City, Jazz music program, 4 to 5 p.m., Asbury United Methodist Church, 1213 Pacific Ave., free. 609-788-3163.

Cape May, Brian Betz Quartet, 3 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Hughes and Decatur streets, $5. 609-884-0680

Theater

Thursday, Oct. 18

Beach Haven, "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," musical, 2 p.m. Oct. 18, 20, 21; 8 p.m. Oct. 18, 19, 20; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477

Cape May, "Sixteen Candelabras," dinner theater, 7:30 p.m., daily, Elaine's Victorian Inn, 513 Lafayette St., $44.95 adults, $34.95 teens, $24.95 children, 609-884-4358 or 609-884-1199.

Cape May, "The Belle of Amherst," 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 27; Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students; Oct. 18: opening night after-party included with admission; Oct. 21: half-price senior matinee, 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Hammonton, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," 8 p.m. Oct. 18, 19, Collaborative Stage Productions, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., $22. 609-704-5012.

Friday, Oct. 19

Manahawkin, Legally Blonde, musical, 7 p.m. Oct. 19, 20, Our Gang Players, OceanFirst Theater, Stafford Township Arts Center, 1000 McKinley Ave., $15 adults, $12 seniors, students, $8 12 and younger. 609-597-0553.

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Margate, "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," 7 p.m. Oct. 19, 20; 2 p.m. Oct. 21; Margate Players, Dominick A. Potena Performing Arts Center, Monmouth and Frontenac avenues, 609-487-7783 or www.margateplayers.com

Ocean City, Rounding Third, comedy, 7:15 p.m. Oct. 19, 2 p.m. Oct. 20, S&L Players, Ocean City Free Public Library, 17th Street and Simpson Avenue, free. 609-399-2434.

Rowan University, Tennessee Williams' "Stairs to the Roof," 8 p.m. Oct. 19, 20; 3 p.m. Oct. 21, Pfleeger Concert Hall, Wilson Hall, Route 322, Glassboro, $15 general, Rowan students free with ID. www.rowan.edu/theatredance or 856-256-4545.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Cape May, "Foul Weather Fiend," murder mystery dinner/lunch theater, 7 p.m. Oct. 20, 27; 1 p.m. Oct. 21, 28; Impromptu Players, Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St., dinner $45 adults, lunch $30, children's menu $15, reservations necessary. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278.

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Barnegat, The Poe Mysteries, 3 p.m. Oct. 24, 25; 8 p.m. Oct. 24, 25, 26, 27; 2 p.m. Oct. 28, Ocean Professional Theatre Company, Bengal Auditorium, 180 Bengal Drive, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Beach Haven, "Barefoot in the Park," 2 p.m. Oct. 24, 25, 27, 28, 31, Nov. 1, 3, 4; 8 p.m. Oct. 25, 26, 27, Nov. 1, 2, 3; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Richard Stockton College, Dracula, Atlantic City Ballet, 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $35/$20, children $10. 609-652-9000 or www.stockton.edu/pac

Saturday, Oct. 27

Vineland, Dracula, Atlantic City Ballet, 8 p.m., Appel Farm at the Landis, Landis Theater, 830 East Landis Ave., $30 adult, $28 senior, $15 children. 856-691-1121 or landistheater.com

Tuesday, Oct. 30

Atlantic City, "Dracula," 8 p.m., Atlantic City Ballet, Superstar Theater, Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk, free, ticket vouchers at box office. www.acballet.org or www.resortsAC.com

Wednesday, Oct. 31

Cape May, "Poe, Times Two," 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays; Oct. 31-Nov.16, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Oct. 31: half-price preview performance; Nov. 10: half-price senior matinee 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Friday, Nov. 2

Hammonton, "Urinetown," 8 p.m. Nov. 2, 3, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17; 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Second and Vine Players, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., 609-704-5012.

Sunday, Nov. 4

Richard Stockton College, "Churchill," one-man play about Sir Winston Churchill, 2 p.m., Campus Center Theatre, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $35, $40. 609-652-9000 or www.stockton.edu/pac

Friday, Nov. 9

Millville, Annie, 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 16, 17; 3 p.m. Nov. 11, 18; 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Off Broad Street Players, Levoy Theatre, 126 N. High St., $20 adults, $14 seniors, students. 856-327-6400 or www.levoy.net

Vineland, The Importance of Being Earnest, 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 16, 17; 2 p.m. Nov. 18, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

Sunday, Nov. 18

Richard Stockton College, "Shopping! The Musical," 2 p.m., Campus Center Theatre, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $35 regular, $40 box. 609-652-9000.

Friday, Nov. 23

Beach Haven, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Nov. 23 to Dec. 21, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Cape May, "A Tuna Christmas," comedy, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays; Nov. 23-Dec. 30, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Dec. 9: half-price senior matinee 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Saturday, Dec. 1

Richard Stockton College, "Nazi Hunter – Simon Wiesenthal," 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, one-man play, $25 mezzanine, $40 orchestra, seniors $5 off, children $10 with adult ticket. 609-652-9000.

Friday, Dec. 7

Stafford Township, "Home for the Holidays," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 8, 14, 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 8, 9, 15, 16; 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11, 13, 14; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, OceanFirst Theatre, Main Street, Manahawkin, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Friday, Dec. 14

Ocean City, Holiday Hits Bandstand, musical revue, 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16; Greater Ocean City Theatre Company, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, $18 adults, $15 age 12 and younger. 609-525-9300 or www.ocnj.us

Vineland, It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, 7 p.m. Dec. 14, 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

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