Looking for some family night out ideas this month? Look no further. We’ve put together a list to help make planning a little easier for you. Check out our calendar for even more events around the greater Indianapolis area too. Share pics from your family night out with the hashtag #PLAYindy


Head out to ZooBoo for a fun night in Pumpkin Town and on the Trick-or-Treat Trail.


Check out the fun programs offered at your local library. There are so many to choose from this month including PAWS to Read in Avon, Children’s Beginner Ukulele (Grades 2-5) in Greenwood, Family Movie Night – Hocus Pocus in Fishers, American Girl Club in Noblesville, and Family Movie Night – Hotel Transylvania 3 in Carmel – FREE


Have a spooktacular night at the Indiana State Museum’s Family Fright Night. – $10 per member/$16 non-member Kids 3 & under FREE


Cheer on your favorite team at the fifth annual Hoops and Heroes charity basketball game.


Enjoy a campfire and night hike with your family.


Wander through an 11 acre corn maze, slide your way down a 100 foot potato sack slide, and more at Connor Prairie’s annual Headless Horseman Halloween Festival.


Bring your family, lawn chairs, and a blanket for Avon’s Movies on the Hill: Despicable Me 3. – FREE


Listen to live music and participate in family activities at Indiana Parks and Recreation Foundation’s inaugural Party in the Park at Noblesville’s Federal Hill Commons. – $5 per person


Take your teens to Flat Fork Creek Park for their Teen Bonfire: Glow Party night. – $2 per person


Don your costumes and enjoy a fun-filled night at Greenwood Community Center’s Monster Bash. – FREE


Showcase your inept art skills in Garfield Park Arts Center’s Bad Art Night. – FREE


Treat yourself to a mess free kitchen on National Taco Day (October 4th) at one of our favorite taco hotspots.