Visit Trick or Treat Street

The popular Halloween event known as Trick or Treat Street will take place this year in a different location from previous years.

Here are all the details:

1) The kid-friendly event will be at Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu, which puts on the event each year.

2) The activity will be centered around a new musical show titled "Trick or Treat Street." Children are encouraged to go in costume and "trick or treat" at 16 doors following the show. Halloween-themed music and entertainment will also be offered. The event is recommended for children ages 2 to 10, accompanied by adults.

3) Times are 7 p.m. today, 10 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. The shows tonight and at 1 p.m. Saturday include pizza before each performance; reservations are required for those wanting pizza. Tickets are $5.50 for show only or $7 for pizza and show.

For more information, call 316-262-2282.

A good deal

Two events in the Big Read campaign are free this weekend. At 2 p.m. Saturday, Judy Nichols will read Spine Ticklers: Gently Scary Stories, for ages 5-9 at the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main. Adults may attend. For more information, call 316-265-9314.

"The Bells," a poetry reading by J.R. Hurst, will be accompanied by a carillon concert by Robert Town. It will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at the historical museum. It's recommended for people 10 and older.