Fright night is coming. The 12th annual Halloween Horror Movie Marathon starts with a double feature of The Exorcist (1973) and The Thing (1982). The four frightening flicks that follow are a secret, but expect no shortage of zombies, slashers, and other creepiness. The event also features a costume contest, music by Dream Warrior, and performances by the Betsi Feathers Burlesque Troupe. Oct. 27, midnight until Oct. 28, noon. $20, $15 midnight double feature only. Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard St., Brookline. 617-734-2500, www.coolidge.org
Stephanie Callahan is a native Bostonian who loves cooking, traveling, spa treatments, and being on the ocean.
Meghan Colloton is a Bostonian who loves traveling, channeling her inner Julia Child, and trying weird things -- from food to bungee jumping.
Milva DiDomizio is a New England native who's fond of cooking, singing, and Boston's arts and culture scene.
Rachel Raczka is a Bostonian who enjoys buttercream frosting, gin cocktails, and conquering cobblestone streets in high heels.
Emily Sweeney is a Boston native who goes out all over, from Irish pubs in Southie to the roller rink in Dorchester.
Emily Wright is a native Cape Codder who enjoys exercising, baking, and the occasional guilty pleasure action movie.