Fun Stuff In Bismarck-Mandan For The 1st Weekend Of Fall!!
••Annual Autumnfest Parade is SATURDAY 10am
The annual event kicks off Saturday Morning near the State Capitol around 10. Over 100 units a part of this year’s parade. J.J. will be in the “Cool 98.7” bright red station vehicle, right behind the Governor near the start of the procession! This is great family fun!! FREE!
••6th Annual Applefest is on SATURDAY & SUNDAY
This is non—stop family fun SAT from 11-6 and SUN from 11-4. Food, live entertainment, games, great kids activities, fire spinning, Bingo, special non-denominational service Sunday at 11am. It’s all on at the historic Buckstop Junction, 3805 East Bismarck Expressway. It’s a big fundraiser for the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation. $7 for adults $3 for kids 7-18, 6 and under are in FREE!!! ?’s—applefest.org. JJ will be there live on SATURDAY from 12Noon-3pm. Stop by and say hi!!
••Pick Out A Pumpkin With The Kids. At Papa’s Pumpkin Patch—it’s all about families, education and fun. Enjoy the bale mazes, slide mountain, great photo ops, the log jam, nature trail, pumpkin launchers, zip lines, train rides, pony rides, hay rides and a big load of pumpkins. It’s north of Bismarck along the Missouri River at 5001 Fernwood Drive. Open thru October 20th! ?’s—527-3725.
••Brain Train Is In Town This Weekend. It’s on at the Bismarck Civic Center. It’s a family friendly eent to raise awareness and provide education about brain disorders and prevention of brain diseast. Its on from 930-3 and it IS FREE.
•• Dakota Zoo’s 8th Annual “It’s For The Animals” Wine Tasting and Silent Auction is on SATURDAY. This special event is on Saturday from 7-9PM in the Bismarck Tribune Discovery Center at the Zoon. Tickets are $30 or $35. Fine wines, hearty ales and gourmet “bites” to benefit the wild residents of the Dakota Zoo. Info on line at dakotazoo.org. Must be 21 to attend.
••Beerfest 2012 is on SATURDAY! Enjoy the suds? The annual Beerfest is on SAT from 5-9pm. 30 different beers to sample, great Cloverdale Food, live entertainment and you get a commemorative glass. Tickets are $30 each for 4 for $100. And it’s a benefit for the YMCA.
••Bismarck Symphony Presents “Italian Journeys” It’s on Saturday night at 730 with the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony, at the Belle Melhus Civic Auditorium. It’s your chance to go on a Journey to Italy musically. With music from Verdi, and Mendellsohn. Tickets $14-$31. ?’s—bismarck Mandan symphony dot org.
••5th Annual Living Masterpieces Is On SATURDAY NIGHT! 18 works of art come to life at the Frances Leach High Prairie Arts & Science Complex, 1810 Schafer Street in Bismarck. Our own Linae Wolfe will be part of this event! You can catch this amazing display from 5-7 and again from 8-10pm. Tickets are $20, $10 for students and $5 for kids 12 & under. Info at Dakota stage L T D dot com or 258-4998.
•High School Football
#1 Bismarck at Dickinson Friday 7pm
Century at Jamestown Friday 7pm
Shiloh Christian at Mott-Regent Friday 7pm
Williston at Mandan Friday 7pm
Buelah at St. Mary’s Friday 7pm
ND at Sacramento State 8pm
Prarie View A&M at ND State 307pm
SD State at Indiana State 105pm
SD at Northwestern 230pm
University of Mary at Winona State 230pm
#18 Michigan at #11 Notre Dame
#15 Kansas State at #6 Oklahoma
#10 Clemson at #4 Florida State
#22 Arizona at #3 Oregon
•Bismarck Bobcats Hockey/Games at VFW Sports Center
•Fri & Sat night host Fresno 715pm
•Fri & Sat 9/28-29 host Wenatchee 715pm
•Minnesota Twins at Detroit for a 3-game series•NFL Football/Sunday’s Big Games & Monday Night
St Louis at Chicago
SF at Minnesota
Philadelphia at Arizona
Houston at Denver
MON: Green Bay at Seattle
New Movies for the weekend:
A feared urban cop takes on a vicious city drug dealer in a futuristic metropolis The sprawling urban jungle Mega City One stretches from Boston to Washington D.C., and in order to keep the growing criminal element in check, police enforcers called "Judges" have been given the power of judge, jury, and executioner. Stars Karl Urban and Olivia Thirlby
“End Of Watch” (R)
Young Los Angeles police officers Taylor and Zavala patrol the city's meanest streets of south central Los Angeles. Jake Gyllenhaal stars.
“Trouble With The Curve (PG-13)
An aging baseball scout (Clint Eastwood) with failing sight hits the road with his estranged daughter (Amy Adams) to pursue a promising young ballplayer, and they learn just how much they have in common as they make their way from Georgia to North Carolina in this sports drama. Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams Justin Timberlake and John Goodman star.
“House At The End Of The Street” (PG-13)
A teenager (Jennifer Lawrence) and her mother (Elisabeth Shue) move to a new town and make a gruesome discovery about the house next door in this tale of terror. Elisabeth Shue & Jennifer Lawrence star.