Suggestions from the Enjoy Bloggers on events and activities to attend this week:
What: Halloween Spook-tacular Chemistry Magic Shows.
When: 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29.
Where: Rocky Mountain College's Fortin auditorium Room 102.
Why: Learn a bit about science with the fun spin of a Halloween theme.
Demonstrations include ghostly ectoplasm, enchanted wine, a screaming gummy bear and self-carving pumpkins.
Last year's event was a hit, and this year's should be fun and educational.
Cost and information: Free. 238-7377.
What: Twilight tours, haunted house.
When: 6-9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 30-31.
Where: Moss Mansion, 914 Division St.
Why: The century-old mansion is a fun setting for scary tours inside while, outside, smaller children can enjoy age-appropriate activities and concessions.
Cost and information: $10. 256-5100; mossmansion.com.
Bonus events: More haunted events around Billings are listed at billingsgazette.com/calendar.
What: Loretta Lynn in concert.
When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30.
Where: Alberta Bair Theater, 2801 Third Ave. N.
Why: Country legend Lynn is performing with opener Chuck Mead.
Her string of hits includes “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” “You Ain’t Woman Enough to Take My Man,” “Blue Kentucky Girl,” “I’m a Honky Tonk Girl,” and “When the Tingle Becomes a Chill.”
The Country Music Hall of Fame artist has written more than 160 songs and released 70 albums. She has 10 No. 1 albums and 16 No. 1 singles on the country charts.
Cost and information: $46, $61 and $76. 256-6052. www.albertabairtheater.org.
What: Jaded Ladies music, Halloween costume contest.
When: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31.
Where: Bones Brewing, 1425 Broadwater Ave.
Why: This is more than a Halloween party. The night also features the grand unveiling of a new bar, menu, brew and management.
Cost and information: $5, includes one drink. 839-9231; bonesbrewing.com.
Bonus events: Some other Billings night spots also are having special Halloween events. Find details at billingsgazette.com/calendar.
For more ideas about things to do on the weekend and throughout the week, see billingsgazette.com/calendar, where you can also provide information about your upcoming public events.