Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 5, 2012

Hot Entertainment Picks: 10/05/2012


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Piano players perform at Dennos

Blues and boogie woogie piano players Bob Seeley and Bob Baldori perform 8 p.m. Saturday at the Dennos Museum Center Milliken Auditorium. Tickets are $25 in advance, $28 at the door, $22 for museum members plus a $2 processing fee. Tickets may be purchased by calling the museum box office at 995-1553 or online at

Fall festival

Benzie County villages Honor, Beulah and Benzonia hosts a fall festival this weekend with giant-size carved pumpkins, children's events, hay rides and other activities. Friday and Saturday features a Haunted History Hay Rides in Honor. Beulah and Benzonia celebrate Saturday with craft activities, pumpkin carving, children's games, a petting zoo, and a classic vehicle show. For a complete list of events and times, contact

Star Wars Reads

Brilliant Books, 118 E. Front St., is holding a Star Wars Reads Day all day Saturday. A trivia contest is scheduled for 7 p.m. There will be books, contests, crafts, themed refreshments and Stormtroopers. For more information, call 946-2665.

Fall for Art

The annual Fall for Art Leelanau County gallery tour is Friday-Sunday. The self-guided tour offers participants a chance to sample visual and culinary arts. For more information, call 334-4230.

Alden Days

The Downtown Alden Business Association is celebrating Alden Heritage Days this weekend. Saturday events include local artisans, farmers market and crafts, pumpkin painting and a pancake breakfast. There is a vintage car show from 11 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Puzzle sale

The public is invited to come buy used jigsaw puzzles to support the Benzonia Public Library. The sale is at the Mills Community House on U.S. 31 in Benzonia, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 882-4111.

Fall family fun

The Almira Historical Society presents fall family fun from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the museum, 19440 Maple St. in Lake Ann. Festivities include live music, children's games, and cider and donuts. For more information, call 275-7216.