Sixth Annual Ten-Hour Halloween Classic Movie Marathon Party

Ten hours of chills and thrills will be featured during the sixth annual free “Halloween Classic Movie Marathon” on Saturday, October 28, 2:00 p.m. to midnight at the Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street.

The marathon will feature the following classic movies (and a surprise or two!) with approximate start times:

2:00-4:00 Hocus Pocus – 1993 (PG)

4:00-6:00 Bell Book and Candle – 1958 (not rated)

6:00-8:00 I Married a Witch – 1942 (not rated)

8:00-10:00 Mama – 2013 (PG-13)

10:00-Midnight  Nightmare on Elm Street – 1984 (R) (Age restriction enforced)

Participants can come for one or all shows.Read full story

“The Innocents” Brings Classic Haunted Tale to Life on Alcove Stage

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — The Alcove Restaurant Dinner Theater announces its 2017-18 season with a Halloween season offering, “The Innocents” by William Archibald, based on Henry James’ iconic novella, “The Turn Of The Screw.”

The1898 Gothic horror story begins when a young governess(Courtney DeCosky) arrives at an English estate to oversee two precocious, orphaned youngsters (Eli Wilson and Lily Mayville).… Read full story