F.M. Kirby Center Gears up for Halloween Film Series

The F.M. Kirby Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre is preparing to scare up some fun on its stage later this week.

The performing arts center is hosting a Halloween Film Series this Friday.

Newswatch 16's Ryan Leckey highlighted the event on Wednesday and gave a look at some of the family-friendly activities on tap before Friday's first showing.


  • WHAT: Halloween Film Series
  • WHERE: F.M. Kirby Center - 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre
  • WHEN: Friday, Oct. 13
  • DOORS OPEN: 4:30 p.m.
    • Descendants 2 [G] 5:30 p.m.  - $3
    • The Shining [R] 8 p.m. - $5
    • The Rocky Horror Picture Show [R] Midnight - $5

To get tickets ahead of time and learn more about other events at this performing arts center in Luzerne County, head here!  Please note: there are extra fees associated with Ticket Master if you purchase online.  

Other Halloween themed related events at the F.M. Kirby Center this month include: 

  1. "Evil Dead The Musical" on October 30.
  2. On Halloween, October 31, the F.M. Kirby Center is partnering with the city of Wilkes-Barre and radio station WKRZ. The two are teaming up to host a "trick or treating event" in the facility's lobby. It'll include candy, kids activities, and a FREE showing of the movie TROLLS.