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Fifty-plus Great Places to See the Holiday Lights in 2012

Candellight concert at Epcot
For some families, it may be cutting down their own tree; For others, their holiday tradition is oohing and aahing over the light display in a favorite city, botanic garden, zoo or theme park. You’ll find memorable displays wherever you live or wherever you visit this holiday season. more
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Get beyond the neighborhood for Halloween tricks and treats

Ghost Boat Tour in Wisconsin Dells
If you’re thinking Halloween is weeks away, think again. These days, Halloween lasts the entire month of October! There are frightful — and not so frightful — theme park extravaganzas, boo at the zoos and much more... more
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Celebrate Halloween with the Mouse all month

Mickey's Halloween Party (www.disneyland.com/halloween), on select days this month, invites adults and children to dress up in costume and trick-or-treat at Disneyland. more
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Halloween happenings across the USA

Halloween at DisneyLand
There are Halloween events throughout October in every neck of your woods. Here are some to consider attending: more
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Walk and learn history this month in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA (www.historicphiladelphia.org) is home to some unique (and informative!) fall happenings this month. “Cobwebs & Cobblestones” on Oct. 5, is an evening stroll through Historic Philadelphia as a storyteller shares stories from the city’s past. more
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A market of great food and second acts in Indianapolis

At the Indianapolis City Market
The historic Indianapolis City Market—it dates back to 1821 when the city was new—is full of good eats, even 16 taps of Indiana craft beer at the Tomlinson Tap Room. But what I didn’t expect was that it would be a place of second and third acts in life—successful second and third acts. more
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