An "In the Spirit" celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with music, dance, spoken word. Open barbecue by Lyon & Lyon. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Children under 18 are free. Adult admission by donation. (305) 673-7530 ext: 1004.
"Short Stories" by Teatro Hugo & Ines combine theatre, dance and puppetry. Through Oct. 26, 8 p.m. Tower Theater, 1508 SW 8th St., Miami. Tickets: $15.
Storytelling by professional storyteller Linda Spitzer. 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Hale Piano Concerto Hall, 1560 S. Dixie Hwy., Coral Gables. Adults $5, kids $3. Costumes allowed. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. Details: Linda (305) 665-8429.
Annual Parrot Jungle Goblins Halloween Haunt to benefit Radio Lollipop at Miami Children's Hospital. Daily costume contests, face painters, carnival gams. Through Oct. 27th. Park opens daily at 9:30 a.m. Parrot Jungle, 11000 SW 57th Ave., Miami. Children with costume $2. Details: (305) 666-7834.
Pumpkin-carving contest, face painting, apple bobbing, story telling and Halloween costume contest. Children 13 and under. 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. the Euclid Oval, Lincoln Road at Euclid St., Miami Beach. Benefits the Children's Home Society, suggested $5 donation. Pre-registration is required. (305) 572-1820.