Best Bets, Oct 5: Harvest Days

Published 7:42 am Friday, October 5, 2012

Harvest Days 2012

All day, Oct. 5-8

Sawyer, Three Oaks, New Buffalo, Grand Beach, Michiana, Union Pier, Lakeside and Harbert, Mich.

Celebrate fall in Harbor Country. Shops, galleries, restaurants and lodging facilities will host open houses, receptions, culinary demonstrations, family activities and more. Visit

Three Oaks Lions Club Haunted House

7 to 11 p.m. Oct. 5-27

204 W. Linden, Three Oaks, Mich.

Leave the kids at home for this scary attraction. Meet at the American Legion pavilion for the “hayride of fear.”

Fright Night

5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5

Downtown South Bend, Ind.

Downtown South Bend is hosted ghoulish activities for the family at several locations: Haunted Halloween Haywagon Rides, 6 to 9 p.m., South Bend Chocolate Cafe; “The Adams Family” screening, 7:30 p.m., “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” 9 p.m., College Football Hall of Fame; Leadosaurus, 5 to 9 p.m., costumed dinosaur will offer literature on lead poisoning and pose for photos; free trolley rides, 5 to 9 p.m., various locations. Visit for a detailed schedule.

The Official Blues Brothers Revue

8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6

Mendel Center, Benton Harbor, Mich.

The Official Blues Brothers Revue, starring Wayne Catania as Jake and Kieron Lafferty as Elwood, is the only Blues Brothers show to be officially sanctioned by Dan Aykroyd and wife of the late John Belushi, Judith Belushi Pisano. This live concert show combines the comedy and hits from the original movie. Cash bar available one hour before show time. Tickets $37 to $47. Visit or call (269) 927-1221.

Cass County Crop Hunger Walk

1:30 p.m. registration; 2 p.m. walk, Sunday, Oct. 7

Presbyterian Church, Edwardsburg, Mich.

The 25th annual Cass County Crop Hunger Walk will be held for the first time in Edwardsburg. Twenty-five percent of money raised will go to fight hunger in Cass County; the rest will benefit worldwide hunger relief efforts. A portion of the local money will go to the Edwardsburg Emergency Fund. Visit and click on “Crop Hunger Walk” and “Find Your Walk.”