THURSDAY, OCT. 25

The Florida Jazz Express, an 18-piece band, will perform, 8 p.m., at Dockside Grille, 5015 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. Admission is free. Call 516-480-8587.

New Port Richey Elks Lodge 2284 (7201 Congress St.) — Thursday: Bar Games, 1 p.m. Karaoke, 6-9 p.m.; Friday: Dinner, 5-7 p.m. Reservations required. Music by All Shook Up, 7-10 p.m.; Saturday: Food, 5-6:30 p.m. Music by Carlo & Norma, 6-9 p.m.; Tuesday: Trivia, 3-5 p.m. Tacos, 5-6:30 p.m.; Wednesday: Food, 5-6:30 p.m. Halloween Costume Party, 5 p.m. Music by Louie Bravo, 6-9 p.m. For reservations call 727-846-8012.

A country, bluegrass and gospel jam session will be held 2-4:30 p.m. Thursdays, at King of Kings Fellowship Hall, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Refreshments will be available. Donation is $3. Call 727-868-5744.

FRIDAY, OCT. 26

The Odessa Fall Pow Wow will be held by the Spirit People Intertribal Family and the Gunn Highway Flea Market at 10 a.m. Friday through Sunday at 2317 Gunn Highway, Odessa. Admission is free but donations are welcome. Friday is kids’ day. The event will feature drums, dancing, storytelling, vendors, entertainment, an auction and prize drawings. Bring blankets and chairs. Call LeeAnn Graf at 727-514-4795.

Danny V will perform, 7-10 p.m., at Sip, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Call 727-203-8107.

Moose Lodge 1747 (6825 Beach Blvd., Hudson) – Fish fry and more, 4-7 p.m. Live Music by Terry Platt, 6-9 p.m. Friday; Breakfast, 8-11 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays; Karaoke, 6-9 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; Chicken dinner, noon-7 p.m. Monday; Tacos, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Call 727-868-9894.

SATURDAY, OCT. 27

Merlin’s Theater, 7148 Congress St., New Port Richey, will hold “Not-So-Scary Halloween Show for Kids,” 2 p.m. Tickets are $10. A costume contest will be held. Purchase tickets online at www.visualmagicshop.com or at the box office, from noon until 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Call 727-748-8800.

A fall festival will be held from noon until 3 p.m. at Cornerstone Community Church of God, 5708 Trouble Creek Road, New Port Richey. There will be a bounce house, games, and prizes. Call 727-848-2059 for more information.

Family Fun Time will be held from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Faith United Methodist Church, 1218 S.R. 52, Hudson. There will be face painting, hayrides and children’s games. Call 727-856-5000.

NPR After Dark Halloween Party will be held, 7-10 p.m., in downtown New Port Richey as part of the new “Walkable City” initiative. Within a 3-4 block area, participating businesses will offer drink specials, dinner specials, contests and live music. There will also be a food truck and Raven’s Rockin’ Dogs. Costumes welcome. Call Rock the Boat Productions at 727-385-5375 for more information.

Forever Styx, a Styx tribute band, will perform, 7 p.m., in Sims Park. Presented by the city of New Port Richey Parks and Recreation Department. Call 727-841-4560.

Blake Gardner will perform, 7-10 p.m., at Sip, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Call 727-203-8107.

Halloween Sock Hop will be held, 7 p.m., at the Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. Costumes are required. Bring your own beverage. The cost is $5 per couple and $3 for individual. Call 727-807-7007 for more information.

The Duo Stylings of Jessie Olavarria and Greg Pinney will perform, 8 p.m., at Cotee River Brewing, 5760 Main St., New Port Richey. Call 727-807-6806.

Jam Session with Northern Connection features country, bluegrass and gospel, 1-4 p.m. every Saturday, at King of Kings Fellowship Hall, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Refreshments will be available. Donation is $3. Call 727-868-5744.

SUNDAY, OCT. 28

Trunk or Treat at the Church will be held, 5-7 p.m., at Faith United Methodist Church, 1218 S.R. 52, Hudson. Call 727-856-5000.

The Polish American Social Club, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson, will hold a dinner dance, with music by Happy Music by Jeanne, from noon until 5 p.m. Dinner, a choice of two entrees with soup, dessert, and beverage, will be served 12:45- 1:45 p.m., followed by dance music at 2:15 p.m. The cost for dinner and dancing is $12 for members, $13 for nonmembers. For required reservations call Anne at 727-372-0509.

John Hughes will perform, 4 p.m., at Cotee River Brewing, 5760 Main St., New Port Richey. Call 727-807-6806.

Sonny Oden country jam sessions will be held 2-4 p.m. Sundays, at King of Kings Fellowship Hall, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Refreshments will be available. Donation is $3. Call 727-868-5744.

MONDAY, OCT. 29

A ballroom dance will be held, 7-10 p.m., at the New Lakes of Regency Park Civic Center, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. Music by DJ Mike and dance lessons by Elinore, 5-7 p.m. The cost for the dance is $6, the dance lessons are $8, and $11 for both. Call 727-459-2076 or visit www.bayareasinglesdance.com for more information.

Jam sessions are held 6-9 p.m. Mondays at the Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. The sessions feature country, rock and folk music. Snacks are available for purchase. Admission is $3. Call 727-807-7007 for more information.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31

Trick or Treat Downtown New Port Richey will be held 5:30-8 p.m. in downtown New Port Richey. The New Port Richey Police Department will hand out treats and provide Halloween safety tips. There will also be games and activities. As part of the Teal Pumpkin Project, there will be merchants handing out non-food and allergen treats for children with food sensitivities. Call Rock the Boat Productions at 727-385-5375 for more information.

Hallelujah Harvest Festival will be held, 6-8 p.m., at First United Methodist Church, 960 W. Lutz Lake Fern Road. This is a safe, friendly alternative to Halloween. No scary costumes please. There will be free food, games, face painting, a bounce house, prize drawings, and candy. Call 813-949-1751 for more information.

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