K-State Open House returns this Saturday so the public can see what’s happening around campus.
Families can come visit the residence halls, tour the Kansas State University Gardens, visit the newly renovated Hale Library, and celebrate 25 years of the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art.
Meanwhile, learn about college activities and Greek life at Union, or catch “Jumanji: The Next Level” at 3:30 p.m. in Forum Hall.
Here’s a look at local events in the area this weekend:
Spring garden maintenance, 6-7 p.m.
Peggy Griffith, Senior Gardener and Professional Landscaper for County of Sedgwick Extension, will provide tips on cleaning, preparation and planting.
Pie and Cocktails, 7 p.m.
Samples of chicken pot pie, mac and cheese pie, and apple pie, with paired drinks. Pies by TheraPie.
Aunt Mae’s Living Room, 616 N. 12th St.
A Bingo night on the theme of meat. Prices include local lamb, pork and Wagyu beef.
Manhattan Brewing Company, 406 Brewing Co.
Manhappenin’ Magazine Spring Release, 7 p.m.
Box Turtles live music. 18 and over allowed from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Graduate Recital: Mary Dredger, 7:30 p.m.
Presence of absence: Gordon Parks through an empathetic lens, 7:30 p.m.
Terence Blanchard and the E-Collective in concert, conducted by Andrew F. Scott and Matthew Gaynor.
Tickets: Wednesday through Friday, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., or via the McCain Box Office phone, 785-532-6428.
Live music: BPM Trio, 8-10 p.m.
Finn’s Neighborhood Pub, 317 Poyntz Ave.
AsterHouse Design and Furnish Warehouse Sale, 8 a.m.
Also from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on April 9 and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on April 10.
Nature Together: Calls and Sounds, 9-10 a.m.
Listen to the sounds of nature. Carry sunscreen and refillable water bottles if needed. Pre-registration required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Flint Hills Discovery Center, 312 S. Third St.
Vintage Pop-Up, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sale of vintage clothing from two local vendors.
Bluestem Bistro, 1219 Moro St.
K-State women’s tennis at Baylor, noon.
Mobile food distribution, 4 p.m.
Drive-through food distribution event. Walk-up is available.
Take Marlatt Avenue west to College Avenue, then go south on College AVenue to Kimball Avenue, then east on Kimball Avenue to turn into the driveway.
Peters Recreation Complex C-1 parking lot.
K-State Women’s Soccer vs. Kansas City, 6:30 p.m.
K-State Men’s Baseball at Texas Tech, 6:30 p.m.
Also 2 p.m. on Saturday and 1 p.m. on Sunday.
Mini Sign Workshop, 6:30 p.m.
Also on Saturday DIY Pick Your Project Workshop at 6 p.m. on Saturday.
Pick a project and create a new home decor piece.
Tip and Brush, 311 Fort Riley Blvd.
Movie: Jumanji: The Next Level (PG-13 rated), 7 p.m.
Forum Hall, K-State Student Union.
Honorary Music Recital and Awards Ceremony, 7:30 p.m.
A tribute to Carol Burnett and her friends, 7:30 p.m.
Some sketches and songs that highlight the humor of the show.
Also 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.
The Colombian Theater, 521 Lincoln Ave., Wamego.
K-State Open House, 9am-3pm
Campus tours, food, entertainment and more.
Easter egg hunt and food drive, 8:45 a.m.
Bring non-perishable food for the Flint Hills Bread Basket. Families can also enjoy a puppet show, snacks and crafts.
Bring your own baskets or bags.
Arrive before 9:15 a.m. to register.
St. Thomas More, 2900 Kimball Ave.
Expedition Asia Opening, 9 a.m.
Crafts and shows, as well as turtle feeding.
Downtown Farmer’s Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Third and Leavenworth Streets.
K-State Women’s Volleyball at the Kansas City Tournament, 10 a.m.
Meet the Magical Unicorn, 10 a.m.
Emma the Unicorn will be on site from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a lunch break from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
A&H Farm, 1374 Collins Lane.
Kids Kanvas: Easter Bunny, 10 a.m.
Also Paint and Sip: Pastel Stream at 6 p.m. Saturday, and Paint and Sip: Pink Llama at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Uncorked Inspiration, 1223 Moro St.
Senior Recital: Sage Williams, 1:30 p.m.
Live Music: Megan Luttrell, 2-5 p.m.
Prairie Fire Winery, Vineyard and Candle Co., 20250 Hudson Ranch Road, Paxico.
Live music: Cover-Ups, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
456 Vineyards, 503 Miller Drive, Wamego.
Live Music: Michael T. Brown and Friends, 7 p.m.
Saturday night jazz. Show is 18+ until 9 p.m.
Aunt Mae’s Living Room, 616 N. 12th St.
50 years of Rock N Roll by Neil Berg, 7:30 p.m.
K-State Women’s Soccer vs. Air Force, 11 a.m.
Volunteer orientation, 11 a.m.
Learn how to help Hope Ranch.
Hope Ranch Therapeutic Riding Center, 3715 W. 69th Ave.
K-State Women’s Tennis at Texas, noon.
Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience, 3 p.m.
Featured on Ellen, The Tonight Show and more, see a group of rescue dogs perform stunts, dances and more. Perondi will also discuss how to take care of dogs and the benefits of rescuing animals.
CL Hoover Opera House, 135 W. Seventh St., Junction City.
Meeting and Sale Plant Market, 3 p.m.-4 p.m.
Peace Memorial Auditorium, 1101 Poyntz Ave.
Choir of flutes and trombones.
New works for Pierrot Ensemble, 7:30 p.m.
Flute, clarinet, violin, viola, percussion and piano performances, written by K-State students Andrew Bell, Alan Bell and Jacob Thomas.