What: Come to Garden City for the Blushing Artiste class and have a glass of wine and light hors d’oeuvres while creating a painting that you can take home at the end of the night. Participants must be 21 or older.
When: 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday
Where: Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St.
Cost: $35 for non-members or $30 for Garden City Arts members.
Contact: To reserve a spot, contact the gallery at (620) 290-9700.
First Friday Food Truck
What: Head to Stevens Park for delicious food truck fare. Food trucks will be parked on Heroes Way south of Stevens Park.
When: 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday
Where: Stevens Park in downtown Garden City
What: Paintball event with a zombie theme.
When: 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Where: The HorseThief Reservoir, 19005 Kansas Highway 156.
Contact: (620) 253-8464.
What: Garden City Arts' First Friday Art Walk. This month, featured artists are Hannah Lindo and Robin Waldron.
When: Hannah Lindo, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday; Robin Waldron, 5 to 7 p.m., Friday
Where: Lindo will be featured at Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St.; Waldron will be featured at Patrick Dugan's, 301 N. Main St.
Garden City Farmer’s Market
What: The farmer’s market features a variety of home-grown produce, hand-crafted items, homemade foods and Colorado fruits for sale.
When: 7 a.m. to noon Saturday
Where: Parking lot of Westlake Ace Hardware, 1210 Fleming St.
Harvest Flea Market
What: Harvest Flea Market combines a farmers market and flea market experience, with 300 spaces for vendors offering food, furniture, artwork and more.
When: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; the flea market dates run May through October.
Where: The west end of the Finney County Fairgrounds parking lot
Leave a Legacy Run/Walk
What: Individuals and teams can win cash and prizes while honoring their loved ones in the Legacy 10K and Spirit 5K road races. Proceeds from the races fund the the Leave a Legacy Foundation's mission to improve cancer care in southwest Kansas.
When: 8:30 a.m. Saturday
Where: Heartland Cancer Center, 410 E. Spruce St.
Cost: $35 race fee; $3 sign-up fee.
Bracelets with Mom
What: Spend the afternoon making memories and learning basic jewelry making techniques with your child. Participants, ages 5 and older, will create their own beaded bracelet.
When: 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Garden City Arts, 318 N. Main St.,
Cost: $15 per pair ($10 for members).
What: Come out for an evening of dinner, drinks and gambling fun at the Leave a Legacy Foundation Hearts are Wild Casino Night, a fundraiser for the organization. You must be 21 to enter.
When: Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with gaming from 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: The Golf Club at Southwind.
Cost: Tickets are $50 each, and get you dinner, drinks and some faux gambling money. Tickets will be mailed and are required for entry.
Historical Society picnic
What: The Finney County Historical Society will hold a fall picnic, including food, live music and a donation drawing with cash and merchandise prizes. Attendees should bring a side dish, salad or desert to share. Fried chicken, drinks and table service will be provided. The Half Fast Singers will provide entertainment.
When: 1 p.m. Sunday
Where: Grandstand meeting room at the Finney County Fairgrounds.
Contact: RSVP by calling (620) 272-3664.