This 2006 Nobel Prize winner in literature will speak at the Wharton Center as part of MSU’s College of Arts and Letters Signature Lecture series on Monday, Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20, and free to MSU students, faculty and staff.
Proceeds from the MSU Federal Credit Union Dinosaur Dash 5K run/walk/wheel benefit educational programs at the MSU Museum. Starts at 10 a.m. at the MSU Museum on Saturday, Oct. 7.
Cirque du Soleil’s Saltimbanco
The famed performance group will debut “Saltimbanco” at the Breslin Student Events Center on October 10, as part of MSU’s Year of Arts and Culture.
Haunted Cider Mill
An autumn favorite, the Country Mill’s Haunted Cider Mill is open Fridays and Saturdays in October. 4648 Otto Rd., Charlotte, MI, 48813
Oktoberfest in Old Town
Celebrate all things German with polka bands and authentic German food and beer at the second annual Oktoberfest, which will take place at the intersection of Turner and Grand River Ave. on Saturday Oct. 6 starting at 2 p.m.
The Hard Lessons
This local favorite will play at Mac’s Bar on Friday, Oct. 12 at 10 p.m.
Breast Cancer Awareness Concert
Magdalena’s Tea House, Saturday, Oct. 13 at 8 p.m.
This band from Ann Arbor will play at (Scene) Metrospace on Saturday, Oct. 6 with Paleo, Butane Variations, and another Ann Arbor artist, Chris Bathgate. Doors open at 7 p.m.