A 'Thriller' dance lesson, makeup transformations and a scavenger hunt are some of the highlights of Hartford City Ballet's "Thriller and Beyond," a family friendly Halloween event, Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at 224 Farmington Ave., Hartford.
Other activities at the event, for ages 5 through 12, include a costume parade, decorating a treat bucket, visits to the haunted studio. Prizes will be awarded for the funniest, scariest, most creative, most "Thriller"-dance related and most beautiful. Tickets are $3 and available at the door. Information: www.hartfordcityballet.org.