Spirits & Skeletons
Houston Museum of Natural Science | Oct 29
Guests will be spellbound by the museum's bewitching exhibits—open until midnight!—along with live entertainment from Space Rockets and spirited sips and bites.
8 pm to midnight. $25 for members; $50 for adults. Cash bar. HMNS at Herman Park, 5555 Hermann Park Dr. 713-639-4629. hmns.com
Ghosts of Butlers Past Haunted House
Butler Longhorn Museum | Oct 27–Oct 29
The Butler Longhorn Museum and Heritage Park has gone to ghouls this weekend, as the League City museum uncovers all the ghosts in its historic closets.
$5 admission; free for children under 5. Butler Longhorn Museum and Heritage Park, 1220 Coryell St. 281-332-1293. butlerlonghornmuseum.com
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening
Market Square Park | Oct 29
Travel back to 1975 as Alamo Drafthouse and Theatre Under the Stars present a screening of cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show, along with a costume contest judged by TUTS designers and a "Let's Do The Time Warp Again" dance-along.
Opens at 7 pm; film starts at 8 pm. Free. Historic Market Square Park, 201 Milam St. marketsquarepark.com
Karbach Creep | Halloween Street Party
White Oak Drive | Oct 29
The Heights' hottest street welcomes guys, gals and ghouls to popular haunts like Onion Creek, Jimmy's Ice House and Tacos A Go Go, to name a few. Come dressed to impress for the costume contest, and don't miss the winners announced at Fitzgerald's at 11 pm.
6 pm to 2 am. Free. White Oak Drive in The Heights. karbachbrewing.com
6th Annual UHD Outdoor Halloween Film Screening: Blacula
University of Houston Downtown; North Deck | Oct 27
"Horror meets Blaxploitation" as the UHD Film Studies college hosts a screening of William Crain's ground breaking 1972 horror film Blacula on the North Deck.
7 pm. Free. UHD Film Studies Degrees, 1 Main St. 713-221-8615. facebook.com/event