Top Picks – October 22

GREENFIELD — The fourth annual Greenfield HauntFest and Zombie Stomp (pictured) runs 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Memorial Building, 98 E. North St. A $5 wristband includes the zombie walk, music from the Graveyard Stompers band and Halloween videos for kids of all ages. Other ticketed events include a costume contest, photo booth, games, crafts, zombie trivia, face painting and food. This event benefits KidsPlay Inc. children’s theater. Visit Greenfield HauntFest and Zombie Stomp on Facebook for more information.

INDIANAPOLIS — WFYI public radio presents David Sedaris, humorist and writer, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave. The author of “Me Talk Pretty One Day” made his comedic debut on National Public Radio by recounting his true-life experiences of being a Macy’s elf in “The Santaland Diaries.” His sardonic brand of humor and social critique have made him one of NPR’s most popular commentators. Go to for ticket information.

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Zoo presents ZooBoo from 9 a.m. until closing now through Sunday. ZooBoo, included in the price of admission, invites children 12 and under to dress up and collect treats in designated areas of the zoo. Special ZooBoo activities, such as pumpkin-splattering with the elephants, pumpkin-bowling and a bounce house, rin from 2 to 7 p.m. Visit for more information.

FORT WAYNE — The debut of Annie’s Craft Festival will take place the weekend of Oct. 30 through Nov. 1 at the Grand Wayne Convention Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd. Attendees can take classes offered by top instructors in crochet, knitting, sewing, papercraft, quilting, beading and more. There will be an exclusive shopping area offering a wide variety of craft merchandise, free demonstrations, lectures, panels and free “learn-to” areas. Marketplace tickets are available starting at $20 with event package deals and craft sessions extra. Visit for more information.