THURSDAY

  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road. Applications accepted for adoption approval. Email info@yelpbr.com for an application. Call (225) 485-9200 for more information. Visit www.facebook.com/yelpbr.
  • GREATER BATON ROUGE STATE FAIR: 5 p.m. $5 admission. Visit www.gbrsf.com or email gbrsf@eatel.net.
  • CREDIT REPAIR — FINANCIAL LITERACY WORKSHOP: 5:30 p.m., Carver Branch Library, 720 Terrace St.

PUMPKIN PADDLE PARADE: 5:30 P.M..PADDLE IN THE DARK ALONG THE UNIVERSITY LAKE SHORELINE. PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING A VOLUNTARY CONTRIBUTION TO THE BATON ROUGE FOOD BANK. EVERYONE IS ENCOURAGED TO DRESS IN COSTUME AND ADD LIGHTING TO THEIR WATERCRAFT. PRIZES FOR THE BEST DECORATED BOATS IN VARIOUS DIVISIONS. ASSISTANCE PROVIDED BY THE BAYOU HAYSTACKERS AND PADDLE BATON ROUGE. CALL (225) 272-9200.

THE 13TH GATE HAUNTED HOUSE AND NECROPOLIS 13: 6:30 P.M. BUY TICKETS ONLINE AT WWW.13THGATE.COM.

  • FALL LEAVES PAINTING CLASS: 7 p.m., Painting and Pinot, 7248 Perkins Drive. $35. All supplies are provided.

FRIDAY

  • UNIVERSITY LABORATORY SCHOOL CENTENNIAL ALUMNI HOMECOMING CELEBRATION: 5 p.m., University Laboratory School Cub Complex, Gourrier Drive. Free. All University Laboratory School alumni and families are invited to attend a super-sized centennial homecoming tailgate at the Cub Complex. Visit uls100.org for information.

BREC-A-BOO HAUNTED HOUSE AT GUS YOUNG PARK: 6 P.M., 4200 GUS YOUNG AVE. COME DRESSED IN HALLOWEEN ATTIRE FOR FRIGHTENING FUN AT BREC PARKS.

  • SWAMP HAUNTED HIKES: 6 p.m., Bluebonnet Swamp’s Haunted Hikes are designed especially for younger children.
  • A HALLOWEEN NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: 6:30 p.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road. Astronomy, music and muggles. Visit www.facebook.com/events/1058366590851351
  • THE CAT-ILLION — CAT HAVEN’S 14TH CAT TALES & COCKTAILS GALA: 7 p.m., Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4728 Constitution Ave.
  • MARY POPPINS CYT BATON ROUGE: 7 p.m., Magnolia Theater BRCC, 201 Community College Drive. Visit cytbatonrouge.org.
  • FALL FUN FEST: Baton Rouge Garden Center Building, 7950 Independence Blvd. Card and games party, luncheon tea, raffles, bake sale, seasonal decorations and plant sale. Hosted by the GFWC Lagniappe Woman’s Club and the Baton Rouge Garden Club. Tickets $15. Call (225) 767-5786 or (225) 926-8483

SATURDAY

  • UNIVERSITY LABORATORY SCHOOL ATHLETICS BOO FOR U FUN RUN: 6:30 a.m., Start/finish line LSU Laboratory School Pennington McKernan Gymnasium, 45 Dalrymple Drive.
  • RED STICK FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., downtown.
  • SJA STICKER STAMPEDE: 8 a.m., St. Joseph’s Academy, 3015 Broussard St. Fifth annual Sticker Stampede, presented by Fleet Feet Sports and Woman’s Center for Wellness. Start Halloween morning with a jog through the Garden District, then stick around afterward for food, beverages, music and fun. Visit www.sjabr.org.
  • YOGA IN MID CITY: 9 a.m., Webb Park, 1351 Country Club Drive.
  • YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • BATON ROUGE HALLOWEEN PARADE: 2 p.m., Downtown, 305 S. River Road. Free. Theme is ‘It’s Halloween, Witches!’ King is Corey Tullier; Queen is Lauren Collins, and Grand Marshal Gary Stewart.
  • NEIGHBORHOOD ARTS PROJECT TRICK OR TREAT: 5:30 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. For more information, call Lucy Perera at (225) 389-7207 or email lperera@lsu.edu.

SUNDAY

  • KEEP THE BEAT! — INTERNATIONAL DRUM MONTH: 9 a.m., USS Kidd & Veterans Memorial, 305 S. River Road. Free.
  • YELP! BATON ROUGE DOG ADOPTION DAYS: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.
  • FREE FIRST SUNDAY: 1 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St.

MONDAY

  • 10TH ANNUAL LOUISIANA SMART GROWTH SUMMIT: 8 a.m., Manship Theatre, 100 Lafayette St. Visit www.summit.cpex.org. summit.cpex.org/register.
  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road,
  • SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE SUPPORT GROUP: 6:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center, 4837 Revere Ave. Call Dr. Margo Abadie at (225) 924-1431 for an intake interview.

WEDNESDAY

NOV. 5

  • YELP! BR ADOPTION DAY: Noon, Petco Acadian Village, 3535 Perkins Road.