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Sunday, October 9

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Markoff's Haunted Forest 11690
Markoff's Haunted Forest Halloween event starts on Friday the 1st of October. Get a Halloween scare early! Walk down a dimly lit forest trail and encounter the chain saw man and 12 other scenes. There are Haunted Hayrides, a Haunted Bus, Spider Walk climbing wall, Bat Flight zip line, Death Jump trapeze and bonfires & food too. Oct. 1,2,8, 9,15,16,21,22,23,28,29,30 & 31. From 6:30-9:30pm Thurs.& Sun. and 6:30-10:30pm Fri. and Sat. Go through Poolesville, MD on Route 107 and turn right onto Martinsburg Rd. Driveway is 300 yards on left. Price is $20 first 2 nights and $25 all others. See www.calleva.org for specific info. 301 216-1248. Markoff 's Haunted Forest -Best scare in the area!


MHF is in its 18th year and was rated as one of the top 13 Halloween attractions in the U.S. last year by AOL City Guide. In 2006, The Markoff's Haunted Forest was featured on the front page of the Washington Post.


Last year, we had approximately 20,000 adults and children from Metropolitan Washington walk down our scary forest trail and try our many activities in the staging area, the "circle."


As you know, we are Calleva and The Markoff's Haunted Forest is a fund raiser for our camp. We are a non-profit camp with an office in Poolesville, Maryland and our farm in Dickerson, MD.


We give youth scholarships to our camp and bring youth in the Phoenix School (drug and alcohol rehabilitation) to our camp for high adventure/esteem building activities.
Hosted By: Calleva Outdoor Adventure
Time: 100AM - 1030PM (ends on Monday, Oct 31) Cost: $25
Location: 19120 Martinsburg Rd., Dickerson, Maryland 20842
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Comedy

Dick Gregory 80th Birthday Celebration Special Event 13337
If you missed his sold out show in August, here's your chance to see this comedy legend. He's # 82 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Standup Comics of all time A leading civil rights activist, he is brilliant as a comedian. His candor combined with his world class political satire and humor make him one of the most celebrated & respected comics of our time..and a must see show.
Hosted By: Riot Act Comedy Theater
Time: 700PM - 1000PM Cost: $25
Location: 801 E Street, NW (Penn Quarter), Washington, District of Columbia 20004
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Education

Recycling Education Tour 13561
Recycling games that provide fun ways to learn about the benefits of recycling and a walk-through exhibit about the bottle recycling process, including products that can be made from recycled plastic bottles, such as clothing and household items.
Hosted By: Deer Park 100% Natural Spring Water
Time: 1130AM - 0530PM Cost: FREE
Location: Festa Italiana, 3rd & F Streets, NW, Washington, District of Columbia
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Health

35th Natural Living Expo 13500
35th Natural Living Expo. Explore, Learn, Shop. Play, Network and have a great time at our 25th Expo of Healthy and Unique Goods and Services.
110 Exhibitors, 64 Workshops
see our website at: www.naturallivingexpo.com
Hosted By: Pathways Magazine
Time: 1000AM - 0700PM Cost: $15 at the door, $10 with coupon
Location: 3501 University Blvd. East, Adelphi, Maryland 20783
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Music

AFropolitan Launch: Celebrating Global Diversity and Legacy of Daniel Pearl 13439
From Reggae, Funk, and World Beat to an eclectic blend of Hip-Hop and Ghanaian Highlife, Derrick N. Ashong & Soulfège is Washington’s fiercest addition to its sizzling music scene with their new release AFropolitan. AFropolitan is a funky-“jamdown”-dance-groove with strong rhythmic and lyrical invocation, causing audiences to “mash-it-up” on the dance floor. Plainly put, the infectious groove makes you move!

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Time: 900PM - 0200AM Cost: 5.00
Location: 1359 U Street, Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
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Phoebe Novak, Sonic Flow 13527
If you have not heard her yet, don't miss this chance- Phoebe Novak opens for Sonic Flow. Live music and drink specials. Age limit:21+
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Time: 900PM - 1200AM Cost: $5
Location: Upstairs Lounge, 1934 9th Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia
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Singles

Thirties and Forties Singles Seated Speed Dating 13385
Professionals in the City is hosting an event that joins together singles in their thirties and forties. Our Speed Dating events are our most popular singles events, so do not miss out! Use Promo Code "DCPages10-9C" in your order. The Promo Code is good for $5 off of the event only for tickets purchased in advance. The Promo Code will not be honored at the door for walk-ins.
Hosted By: Professionals in the City
Time: 730PM - 0930PM Cost: $30
Location: Chi-Cha Lounge 1624 U Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
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Sports

Army Ten-Miler 11916
The Army Ten-Miler is a 10 mile road race that starts and finishes at the Pentagon. The race is produced by the Military District of Washington and all proceeds go to Army MWR programs.
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Time: 800AM - 1200PM Cost: $55.00
Location: Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia
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Women

The EXPERIENCE featuring THE BAG LADY SERIES 13438
Come join the Anointed Women In Christ (A.W.I.C.) as they present The EXPERIENCE featuring The Bag Lady Series, a weekend that will help women know and understand their true value in Jesus. Described as an UnConference, The EXPERIENCE seeks to break the mold of traditional gatherings attended by women through a fresh new approach.
Hosted By: Anointed Women In Christ
Time: 600PM - 1200PM (ends on Sunday, Oct 9) Cost: 3 Ways to Attend. Check Website for costs.
Location: 18980 Upper Belmont Place Drive, Leesbirg, Virginia 20176
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