Things To Look Forward To In October

LOCAL

Restaurant Week Midlands Thurs 10/6- Sun 10/16

The 11-day event will highlight local businesses + culinary offerings through great deals on meals. Over 25 restaurants are participating this year. Details and menus will be released soon.

Nightmare on BullStreet Wed 10/5 – Mon 10/31

Publico on BullStreet is launching a spooky experience. More updates and details about the pop-up bar will be announced soon

SPORTS

Gamecocks Home Schedule includes: vs Texas A&M 10/22 and vs Missouri 10/29

The MLB playoffs get under way next week, with the World Series scheduled to begin October 28th.

The NHL season starts on October 7th

The NBA season starts up October 18th.

MOVIES & TV

The mystery comedy “Amsterdam” and the kids movie “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile” hit theaters next Friday.  That’s also when the new “Hellraiser” drops on Hulu.

The 13th installment in the “Halloween” franchise, “Halloween Ends”, comes out October 14th.  And “Ticket to Paradise” with George Clooney and Julia Roberts will be released on October 21st.

The new season of “SNL” kicks off tomorrow night . . . the third installment of Season 11 of “The Walking Dead” airs on Sunday . . . the 19th season of “Grey’s Anatomy” returns October 6th . . .  the new horror anthology “Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities” hits Netflix on October 25th.  And the “BET Hip Hop Awards” will air this Tuesday.

HOLIDAYS

10/1 International Coffee Day and International Music Day tomorrow

10/4 National Taco Day & National Vodka Day

10/5 National Be Nice Day

10/9 International Beer and Pizza Day

10/10 Indigenous Peoples’ Day

10/13 National No Bra Day

10/29 National Cat Day

10/30 National Text Your Ex Day

10/31 Halloween!