October Events - A rundown of just a few of the many events going on around Milwaukee in October. See also: Fall Festivals & Events and our listing of Milwaukee Pumpkin Patches.
- Milwaukee Film Festival
When: September 22 - October 6
What: A screening of more than 100 films at various theaters throughout the city.
Where: Landmark Oriental Theatre, Downer Theatre, Fox-Bay Cinema Grill
How much: $12 per films, member pass - $400, non-member pass - $500
- Brady Street Pet Parade
When: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, October 2
What: Critters of all shapes and sizes take to the streets for this annual pet parade and pet blessing.
Where: Brady Street
How much: $10 - $15 per pet, registration to benefit the Wisconsin Humane Society
- Fall Gallery Night and Day
When: Friday and Saturday, October 21 and 22
What: A quarterly gallery open-house featuring venues throughout the city.
Where: throughout Milwaukee, primarily downtown and Third Ward
- Bay View Pumpkin Pavilion
When: 6 - 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, October 21 & 22
What: Bay View residents carve pumpkins all week long, and then enjoy the glow of hundreds of pumpkins with games, spooky music, a black and white film and costumed attendees.
Where: Humboldt Park, 3000 S Howell Ave.
- Milwaukee Public Market Harvest Festival
When: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday, October 15
What: Featuring music and food, pumpkin bowling, scarecrow building and more.
Where: Milwaukee Public Market, 400 N. Water St.
How much: Food and cash donations for Hunger Task Force
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