Friday, Sept. 27

Noon Alexandria School District Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon, Broadway Ballroom, 115 30th Ave. E., Alexandria

4 p.m. AAHS Homecoming Parade, downtown Alexandria

7:30 p.m. “The Mercy Seat,” Fire Pit Productions Play, Lakes Area Theatre, Alexandria

Saturday, Sept. 28

8:30-11:30 a.m. Holmes City Farmers Market & Community Breakfast (8:30-10:30 a.m.), Trinity Lutheran Church, 5760 County Rd. 4W SW

9 a.m.-Noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Alexandria United Methodist Church Woodfire Pizza Sale and Rummage Sale, 2210 6th Ave. E.

12:30-3:30 p.m. Book Signing, Jodi Hills, Cherry Street Bookstore, 503 Broadway St., Alexandria

7 p.m. “Buddy Holly & Friends “Not Fade Away,” Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center, 4300 Pioneer Rd. SE.

7-9:30 p.m. EdCelebrate, benefit for Alexandria Education Foundation, Broadway Ballroom, 115 30th Ave. E.

7:30 p.m. “The Mercy Seat,” Fire Pit Productions Play, Lakes Area Theatre, Alexandria

Sunday, Sept. 29

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Ham Dinner, Nora Lutheran Church, 21 Kensington Ave., Kensington

11:30-4 p.m. Open House 1-Year Anniversary Celebration, NorthStar Sports Complex, 3888 Pioneer Rd. SE, Alexandria

2-3:30 p.m. St. Patrick’s Day Party with Mikko & Friends, Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne St.

3:30 p.m. FlattGrass Revival concert, Rose City Free Church, Rose City

Tuesday, Oct. 1

9 a.m.-Noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Chili Cook-Off, United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties, Broadway Ballroom, 115 30th Ave. E.

Thursday, Oct. 3

Noon-6 p.m. Oktoberfest, Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne St.

3-6 p.m. Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park

6-9 p.m. Love INC Fall Fundraiser, Broadway Ballroom, Alexandria

7:30 p.m. “Hello Dolly,” Andria Theatre, 618 Broadway, Alexandria

Friday, Oct. 4

7:30 a.m. Wake Up Alexandria! ALP Utilities, 316 Fillmore St., Alexandria

7:30 p.m. “Hello Dolly,” Andria Theatre, 618 Broadway, Alexandria

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