Orange Park Fall Festival
The City of Orange Park is bringing on fall during the 30th annual Fall Festival. Families can enjoy more than 200 vendors, food, live music, entertainment and more. This free festival begins Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday’s hours are from Noon to 5p.m. at the Town Park Hall on Park Avenue. For more information, go to www.townfororangepark.com.
A Jacksonville favorite returns to town this weekend. NAjaee will perform at the Ritz Theatre and Museum on Saturday beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets are $38 and they can be purchased at the Ritz Box Office and Ticketmaster.com.
Halloween Doors and More
Local children and their parents can trick-or-treat early and have some family fun at Halloween Doors and More. It will be held at the Jacksonville Expo at the fairgrounds on Saturday beginning at 3 p.m. This event will feature character sightings and appearance, gourmet food court and more. This event benefits Community PedsCare. For more information, go to supportcommunityhospice.com.
The Riverside Arts Market will help you celebrate the season with a day of live music, food and brew. The annual Oktoberfest will be held on Saturday. The market is extending evening hours until 10:30 p.m. to include live music, food and local brews under the Fuller Warren Bridge. There will be a free trolley service between 2-11p.m.
There will be a fishing tournament this weekend at Burnett Creek north of Brunswick. It will be held on Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tournament headquarters will open at 7:30 a.m. at the Tractor Supply on New Jesup Highway. Organizers say those who attend will help catch fish to be sampled for contamination. For more information, call 912-466-0934.
Komen North Florida Race for the Cure
Lace up your shoes and come out and run or walk during the Komen North Florida Race for the Cure on Saturday. It will be held at Metropolitan Park beginning at 8 a.m. To register for the run, go to www.komennorthflorida.org.
Cedar Key Seafood Festival
The 43rd Annual Cedar Key Seafood Festival will begin Saturday in Levy County. This event offers two days of food, shopping and music. There will be more than 250 art and craft exhibitors. Hours for the festival are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sam Cooke Tribute
Limelight Theatre will sponsor the Sam Cooke Tribute concert on Saturday. This event will benefit the St. Paul School of Excellence. Come enjoy Patric Robinson as he sings Cooke’s hits beginning at 7 p.m. at the Galimore Center. Tickets are available for $15. They can be purchased at Limelight Theatre and St. Paul School of Excellence. They can also be purchased at the door. St Paul School of Excellence Charter School is a self-managed, tuition free public school for grades K-5 in St. Johns County.
Zombie Buffet 5k
Get involved in the Zombie craze with two zombie runs, the Kid’s Fitness Zombie Chase and the ZB5k. It will take place at the Jacksonville Landing beginning at 9 a.m. This event benefits the Children’s Miracle Network. For more information on how to register, go to www.jacksonvillelanding.com/events.
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