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Trade in trick-or-treating for ‘Fright at the Museum’

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OKLAHOMA CITY – If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate Halloween without the kids, a local museum is offering a series of events that will celebrate the living dead and art.

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art is hosting “Fright at the Museum” on Thursday, Oct. 31 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Guests will be treated to live music by MoeTowne Alex & The Night View Band, a fortune-teller and a costume contest.

Visitors are encouraged to dress up and compete in the contest for valuable prizes.

Judges will award extra points to visitors dressed in art related costumes.

Organizers say first place will receive a museum family membership, $100 Museum Cafe gift card and four movie tickets.

Second place will get a membership to the museum, a $50 Museum Cafe gift card and two movie tickets.

Third place will win admission for four people to the museum, four movie tickets and a $25 Museum Cafe gift card.

After the costume contest, visitors can take the “Torture Tour” through the Of Heaven and Earth exhibit.

Those dressed as a zombie or in another Halloween costume will be able to enjoy the showing of “Night of the Living Dead” and “Birth of the Living Dead” for free, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Admission to the “Fright at the Museum” is free for museum members and $5 for non-members.