Wed 10.22 A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
“Ouija” (rated PG-13) opens Oct. 24, but an advance screening of the film is set for 7 p.m. Wednesday in south Charlotte. One-hundred admit-two passes will be distributed in the main lobby of The Charlotte Observer building, 600 S. Tryon St., starting at 8 a.m. Friday. Limit one admit-two pass per person, while supplies last.
Fri 10.24 Noon and 7:30 p.m. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $18 matinee, $29 evening. www.charlottesymphony.org.
The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra’s popular blend of German music and locally made beers returns, this time featuring Bach, Brahms and Wagner.
Fri 10.24 8 p.m. Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. $40-$65. www.charlotteconcerts.org.
The second of five Charlotte Concerts offers the saxophonist and the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, playing baroque concertos written for other instruments.
Grave Diggers Ball
Sat 11.25 6 p.m. Parking lot at 219 E. Seventh St., next to Dixie’s Tavern. $15 general admission, $60-$80 for VIP. http://kiss951.com/halloween.
Indie pop duo Capital Cities will headline Kiss 95.1’s massive Halloween celebration, and the party also will feature musical performances by Eden XO and Night Terrors, DJs and thousands of dollars in cash and prizes for the best and sexiest costumes.
WIN TICKETS: Enter to win a pair of VIP Club Passes (guaranteed front-stage spots in the VIP viewing area, catered food and VIP cash bar) at www.charlotteobserver.com/contests.