BOOgie Bash, scheduled for Friday, October 27, is a FREE, family-friendly event held at The Amp (300 E. Hines in Republic). Activities begin at 5:30 p.m. and include several Halloween-themed games, balloon art by The Balloon Lady, hayrides, a bounce house, face painting, science with The Discovery Center, a costume contest, and more! The costume contest will be held at 6:30 p.m. with separate age divisions for kids’ ages 0-12. Each age division will have costume categories, and the first place winner in each category will receive a prize! The activities and costume contest will be followed by a showing of the short film It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown at approximately 7:15 p.m. for our younger audience and E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (rated PG) at approximately 8:00 p.m. on our giant outdoor movie screen! Bring blankets, cushions, or lawn chairs for the amphitheater seating. Concession items will be available for purchase.