Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 27-29

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 27-29

A bag full of Halloween events; MIT Annual Family Weekend Concert; “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”; Boston Hassle presents “Storytime at the Ape’s Nest”; and the Comicazi Cookie Clash.

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 13-15

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 13-15

All-Female Reading of “Night of the Living Dead”; “Tiny & Short: A Drop in the Bucket” dance; Halloween Party & Costume Contest; Found Footage Festival; and Halal-oween fundraiser with The Kominas and Hot Molasses.

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 28-30

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 28-30

Halloween Haunted Ball; The Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo; Mendelssohn, Dvorak and Beethoven by Longy; “Too Punk for Halloween” and “Growing Up Spooky” cover shows; and “Nosferatu” with live musical accompaniment.

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 21-23

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 21-23

Harvard Ballet’s “Oz”; “Feel the Horn: The Orange Rhino Rally” street theater; Lovecraft’s “Tales Outside Time and Space” with Flat Earth Theatre; SomerStreets Monster Mashed Up festival; and the Druid Underground Film Festival.

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 30-Nov. 1

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 30-Nov. 1

Silent film screening of “Faust” with live music; Halloween Horror Marathon; Taza Chocolates’ Fifth Annual Day of the Dead Celebration; “The Tragedy of Macbeth”; and the “Everything Is Terrible! Legends” live show.

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 23-25

Five things to do this weekend: Oct. 23-25

Dr. Gasp’s 13th Annual Halloween Extravaganza; Sarah Vowell reads from “Lafayette in the Somewhat United States”; Community Football Day; Speakers’ Circle with Art Collins and Neiel Israel; and Patsy Cline Tribute with Niki Luparelli.