October in Montgomery County

Looking for something to do in October? Look no further than our quarterly calendar of events!

October 10
LaFollete  Lecture: “One for the Books: Rhetoric, Community and Memory” (4:15 p.m.)
Dr. Todd McDorman
Free and open to the public

October 18-20 (7:30 p.m. Friday & Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday & Sunday)
Horror High
Vanity Theatre
122 S. Washington Street
A comedy about monsters in high school, just in time for Halloween.
Admission charged. Call 362-7077 for tickets.

October 19 (3 p.m.)
Art Workshop: Ceramic Turkey-Themed 9″ Platter
Tannenbaum Cultural Center
107 W. Spring Street

October 19 (6:30 p.m.)
Spooktacular Race
Last race of the year at Ben Hur Speedway. Feature event is 100 laps. Kids can dress up and trick-or-treat.
1500 North 400 West
Admission charged

October 22 (7 p.m.)
Tuttle Middle School Choir Concert
Crawfordsville High School
Admission charged

October 23 (6 p.m.)
Montgomery County Historical Society Annual Dinner and Meeting
Shannon Hudson speaking on “Montgomery County’s Underground Railroad”
Donnelley Room
Crawfordsville Public Library
Admission charged

October 24 (4-8 p.m.)
Art Walk on Washington
Seven visual art venues in downtown Crawfordsville. Light refreshments at some venues.
Call 362-5200 for details.
Free and open to the public

October 24
Art Workshop: Glass Nightlight
Tannenbaum Cultural Center
107 W. Spring Street

October 24-25 (4-8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday)
39th Annual Kiwanis Holiday Bazaar
4-H Building
400 Parke Ave

October 25 (8 p.m.)
Omer String Quartet
Salter Concert Hall
Wabash College
Free and open to the public

October 26
Making Strides Breast Cancer Walk
Hollett Little Giant Stadium
Wabash College

October 26-27 (4 p.m.)
Spooks Alive
New Ross Players
New Ross Fire Department
Free tickets available after October 7 at HHSB

October 26-27
GNCC Ironman
Tom’s Marine Sales
1389 W 200 S
ATV and dirt bike racing

October 26 (8 a.m.)
Legislative Breakfast Series
Wabash College
Detchon Hall

October 26-27 (7-10 p.m.)
The Haunted Jail
Take a spooky tour of the haunted Rotary Jail these two evenings!

October 28 (7-8:30 p.m.)
Exhibit Opening of Under Construction: Works by Brian McCutcheon
Eric Dean Gallery
Fine Arts Center
Wabash College

October 31 (4-6 p.m.)
Downtown Trick-or-Treat
Costume contest 4 p.m.
Downtown Crawfordsville

October 31
Candy Corn Carnival
Halloween costume contest and games
New Ross

October in Montgomery County