Enjoy a pumpkin patch this weekend.
With no school for USD 383, A & H Farm Pumpkin Patch will be hosting a fay of fun from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday.
Featuring hayrack rides, train rides, Trike Track, corn mazes, the pumpkin patch, petting zoo with baby animals, giant slide, corn pit, rope maze, bounce houses, kid zone and much more. The zip line and battle zone are extra.
Cling to your flashlight or use the moon as your guide for the A-Maze-ing good time in the maze from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Although the maze is not staffed with actors, that won’t settle your nerves. The maze is not haunted and is perfect for families.
The last ticket is sold one hour before closing. Some activities close after dark. Bonfires will be lit and a s’more kit is included with admission.
Kitty Cat admission is $10 per person. Two and under are free.
Then on Sunday, it’s Princess Day at the Pumpkin Patch. The event will feature some of your favorite princess characters. Your little princess is encouraged to dress up, too.
Activities are from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
The A & H Farm is located just south of Manhattan at 1374 Collins Lane. For information, search A & H Farms on Facebook or call 785-341-7794.
Here’s a look at other area events.
Hillel and UPC Free Film: “Ushpizin,” 6 p.m.
Hebrew for “The Guests.”
K-State Student Union Flint Hills Room.
Adult Craft Night: Luminary Jars, 7 p.m. Register online.
3s and 4s Storytime, 10 a.m. Friday.
Library Grand Prix, 2-4 p.m. Friday. Race, build, drive, eat, and talk about cars.
Family Fun Storytime, 11 a.m. Saturday.
After Hours for Teens, 5:30 p.m. Saturday.
For a complete list of storytimes and events, visit mhklibrary.org.
K-State Theatre presents “Taking Steps,” 7:30 p.m. through Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
This fast-paced, hilarious farce by Alan Ayckbourn is set in a Victorian mansion in which all the rooms, passages and stairways are portrayed on a single level.
Directed by Jennifer Vellenga,
Mark A. Chapman Theatre, Nichols Hall.
Happy Sleepy Dead with Pretend Friend, 9 p.m.
Auntie Mae’s Parlor.
Department of English Cultural Studies Mini-Seminar: “The Country and the City,” 3:30 p.m.
Paint & Sip: Halloween Witch, 6:30 p.m.
Also Kansas Storm at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, and Fall in Love at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Kids Kanvas: Pig, 10 a.m. Saturday.
For information and to register, visit uncorkedinspiration.com.
Pick Your Project, 6:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday.
Also SaturdDIY, 6 p.m. Saturday.
Sign up at boardandbrush.com/manhattan.
Board and Brush, 311 Fort Riley Blvd.
UPC Film: “Scream,” 7 and 9:30 p.m. Also Saturday.
All films are closed captioned.
Cost: Free for K-State students, $1 for non-students.
K-State Student Union Wildcat Chambers.
Read Southall with Mitchell Ferguson, 7 p.m.
For tickets, visit thehatksu.com.
Hale Library Concert Series: Donald Livingston, harpsichord, 7:30 p.m.
Reception to follow concert.
Cost: $30 adults, $10 students. For tickets, call 532-7442 or email@example.com.
First Congregational Church, 700 Poyntz Avenue.
BirdHouse Fine Acoustic Music Series: The Honey Dewdrops, 7:30 p.m.
The Honey Dewdrops have long felt the push-and-pull between their original roots in the Appalachian mountains and their current home in urban Baltimore. Their songs sparkle with intensity and warmth.
General admission: $18 adult, $12, military/student/child.
For tickets and information, visit manhattanarts.org.
Manhattan Arts Center.
K-State After Hours: Haunted Union, 8-11 p.m.
Free haunted house, costumes welcome.
K-State Student Union Courtyard.
Downtown Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in Dillard’s parking lot.
Also 4-7 p.m. in the Via Christi parking lot.
Featuring homegrown vegetables, local meat, home baked goodies, local arts and crafts and much more.
Wonder Workshop: Face Portraiture, 10 a.m.
Cost: admission to the Museum.
For information, call 785-776-1234 or visit wonerworkshop.org.
Volland Store Cellar and Barn Tours, 1-5 p.m.
Tour barns around the Flint Hills on a guided bus tour.
For information, visit thevollandstore.com.
K-State Football vs. TCU, 1:30 p.m.
Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
Jazz Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon.
Student Recital: Morgan McCabe, alto, 1 p.m.
K-State Early Music Ensemble: The Dawn of the Madrigal, 3 p.m.
All Faiths Chapel.
Riley County Historical Society and Museum Program: “The Ranger Ideal: A Discussion of the Best of That Famous Organization” by Darren Ivey, 2 p.m.
Ivey is an author and a museum assistant at the RCHS. Book signing will follow the free presentation.
Co-sponsored by the Kansas Corral of the Westerners. For more information about the Kansas Corral of the Westerners, visit kansascorralofwesterners.weebly.com.
Manhattan Public Library.
Percussion Studio Recital, 3 p.m.
Kirmser Hall, McCain Auditorium.
MAC Auditions: “Miracle on S. Division Street,” 7-9 p.m. Also Monday.
Performances December 6-8 and December 13-15. Written by Tom Dudzick, directed by Kim Riley.
Manhattan Arts Center.