Head over to the American Legion Saturday to help judge some chili.

For a couple dollars, grab a few bowls of chili and some extra toppings, and find a winner.

Here’s a look at some local events in the area this weekend.


K-State Women’s Tennis at Hawaii, 6 p.m.

Watch, listen, live stats: kstatesports.com.

Honolulu, Hawaii.

How I Met Your Mother Trivia, 7 p.m.

Teams of no more than four, with prizes for the top three teams.

Manhattan Brewing Company, 406 Poyntz Ave.


Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

For appointment times: redcrossblood.org.

Pottorf Hall, CiCo Park.

K-State Track and Field at KU-KSU-WSU Triangular, 3 p.m.

Watch, listen, live stats: kstatesports.com.

Lawrence, Kansas.

Meet the Artists, 5-7 p.m.

Meet Montika Allen-Atkinson and Mark Clarke before the exhibit opens on Saturday.

Manhattan Arts Center, 1520 Poyntz Ave.

Paint and Sip: Jack Frost, 6 p.m.

Also Kids Kanvas: Owl at 10 a.m. Saturday, Paint and Sip: Winter Vignette at 6 p.m. Saturday and Paint and Sip: Polar Bears at 4 p.m. Sunday.

Uncorked Inspiration, 1223 Moro St.

FriYay! Pick Your Project Workshop, 6:30 p.m.

Also Saturday Crafternoon Pick Your Project at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Tickets: costs and projects vary, boardandbrush.com/manhattan.

Board and Brush, 311 Fort Riley Blvd.


Downtown Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Third and Leavenworth streets.

K-State Men’s Basketball vs Texas Tech, 11 a.m.

Watch, listen, live stats: ESPN2, K-State Sports Network, kstatesports.com.

Bramlage Coliseum.

Tread Talk: Route 66, 11 a.m.

Doug Meloan will discuss the Historic Route 66.

Regular museum admission applies.

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Ave.

K-State Women’s Basketball at Texas Tech, 2 p.m.

Watch, listen, live stats: K-State Sports Network, kstatesports.com.

Lubbock, Texas.

Cars and Cops, 2-4 p.m.

See the BearCat armored vehicle and the K9 unit while officers answer questions.

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Ave.

Chili Cook-Off, 5 p.m.

Bring a crockpot between 4 and 4:30 p.m. Tasting and judging from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: $5 for entry. $1 to judge, $1 per bowl after winners are announced. Mini cornbread muffins, shredded cheese and sour cream available for additional purchase.

Pearce-Keller Post No. 17 American Legion, 114 McCall Road.

The Masked Singer, 7 p.m.

Judges will try to guess the singers in disguise.

Tickets: $36-$41, columbiantheatre.com.

The Columbian Theatre, 521 Lincoln Ave., Wamego.


Blood Drive, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

For appointment times: redcrossblood.org.

First Presbyterian Church, 801 Leavenworth St.