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The month of October is without question best-known for being the month in which Halloween takes place. But did you know that it is also Adopt a Shelter Dog Month? There is nothing better than a rescue dog, so if you are looking for a puppy, it's definitely the way to go. Not a dog person? It's also Eat A Country Ham Month. So there you go.

When you're not playing with your new dog or eating a country ham, here are some events taking place in October:


Weird Al Yankovic: Weird Al will be bringing his parody tunes to the stage this month, beginning his latest tour on October 4 in Anaheim, CA.

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Elton John: The singing legend returns to Las Vegas to continue his residency at Caesars Palace with shows beginning October 10.

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Justin Bieber: After beginning his tour late in September, Justin Bieber will take the stage in nearly 20 different cities during the month of October.

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Other Concerts in October:

  • Wiz Khalifa begins his 2050 Tour on October 12.
  • Guns N' Roses kick off their tour on October 31.
  • Madonna, Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young all continue their respective tours throughout the month.


MLB® Playoffs: There is no better month in the game of baseball than October. The playoffs are where superstars are born and champions are crowned. This season won't be any different.

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NBA® Pre- and Regular season: The NBA hits the hardwood for the first time in preseason action on October 6, including a prime-time match-up of the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat, before the real season starts on October 30.

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NFL® continues: Now that the referee lockout is over, NFL teams, players and fans only worry about one thing again: football.

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Other Sports Events in October:

  • WWE: Hell in a Cell takes place on October 28 in Atlanta, GA.
  • The annual Red River Rivalry football game, featuring the Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma Sooners, is on October 13 at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, TX.


Grace: Paul Rudd and Ed Asner star in the comedy, which opens on Broadway on October 4 at the Cort Theatre.

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The Heiress: The new play starring Academy Award nominees Jessica Chastain and David Strathairn begins previews on October 6.

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The Performers: The romantic comedy starring Henry Winkler and Alicia Silverstone begins previews at the Longacre Theatre on October 26.

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Other Theater Events in October:

  • Catch Me If You Can kicks off its national tour, visiting York, PA; Providence, RI; Memphis, TN; San Antonio, TX; and College Station, TX.
  • Wicked heads to Baltimore, MD, and Seattle, WA.
  • Mary Poppins has stops in Schenectady, NY; Rochester, NY; Pittsburgh, PA; Detroit, MI; and Peoria, IL.

What are you looking forward to in October? Let us know in the comments!

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