Sparklers is a monthly series that highlights those spreading light in the world. We’re celebrating good deeds and those who choose to shine in October 2019. And since this month is all about dressing up as some of our favorite heroines and heroes, it’s the perfect time to shine a light on the folks doing real hero work with Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF this Halloween. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen shares their inspiring story.
What are the best new movies to see this October? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares her list of the top films you need to see this October 2019.
What news do you need to know in the world of fine dining, food and wine this October 2019 to keep up in conversation with your foodie friends? Our Food Editor Nicole Douillet has the top 5 headlines from the world of food, wine and craft beer this month.
What’s the best playlist for Halloween and the month of October this year? We think weird, wild and wacky is definitely the way to go. Dandelion Chandelier correspondent and resident DJ Julie Chang Murphy has created a perfect playlist of music for the month of October. Find it on Spotify here. Press play. And get your supernatural on.
Where are the best art museum exhibits, new books, concerts and performances highlighting African-American and black culture this October? Here are our top picks of 16 perfect ways to celebrate black culture in the month of October 2019. ‘Cause why wait for February, when there’s brilliant work being done all year ’round?