Fall events

Holly Day Fair: At the Crown Expo, Nov. 5 through 8, 9 a.m. to noon for super shoppers, and noon to 8 p.m. for general admission ticket holders. Super shopper tickets can be purchased for $14 and are limited. Strollers and any type of rolling carts are strictly prohibited during super shopper hours. General admission tickets for Nov. 5 to 8 are $9. All tickets include free parking. Children five years and under are free. Tickets may be purchased by phone at 1-888-257-6208.

Man of La Mancha: The story of the “mad knight” Don Quixote. Show is at the Cape Fear Regional Theater, through Sunday. For more information and registration, visit www.cfrt.org.

2015 Folk Festival Photo Contest: Here’s your chance to submit your best shots of the 37th International Folk Festival. All photographers 18 years of age and older should submit their most stunning photographs of the Folk Festival, in downtown Fayetteville. There will be a juried contest with cash awards totaling $400. Submissions must be made no later than 5 p.m., Monday.

CCC Holiday Bazaar: located at Cliffdale Christian Center, 6427 Cliffdale Rd. The bazaar will be Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The bazaar will have over 30 crafters, vendors, face painters, a bouncy house, Mobile Lazer Tag and more for everyone to enjoy. There’s something for everyone and this bazaar is just in time to kick off the holiday season.

Cape Fear Ballroom Dancers: Oct. 17 and Nov. 21, 7 to 10 p.m. Group lessons included at Roland’s Dance Studio, 310 Hope Mills Rd. For more information, call 987-4420 or visit www.capefearballroomdancers.org.

Veteran’s Day Golf Tournament: Anderson Creek Club, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m., to raise money for the nation’s veterans. All proceeds raised are to go to the Wounded Warrior Foundation.

Regional Artist Project Grant: Applications now available. Regional Artist Project Grant funds provide financial support to a broad range of exceptionally talented artists by funding a project that will have a significant impact on the advancement of their professional artistic careers. Regional Artist Project Grants are intended to fund a project that begins no earlier than Jan. 1, 2016, and concludes by Dec. 31, 2016. Grant writing workshops will be held to assist interested artists. Deadline for 2016 application forms is Oct. 22, at 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.artscounciloffayetteville.pmailus.com.

FAYETTEVILLE FIREANTZ VS. KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS: Oct. 30, 7 p.m., at the Crown Coliseum. It’s a hockey night in Fayetteville. The Fayetteville FireAntz are a professional minor league ice hockey team based in Fayetteville. Ticket prices are: $21 club seating; $19 general seating; $7 kids ticket. Tickets are on sale now at the Crown Complex box office, CapeFearTix.com and by phone at 1-888-257-6208.

Fort Bragg Annual 10-Miler: Fort Bragg Family Morale Welfare and Recreation presents the 19th Annual Fort Bragg 10-Miler on Nov. 5. The rolling course and seasonal climate will make for a challenging race. This event is open to the public. Register online at www.fortbraggmwr.com/10miler.

Ongoing Events 

First Fridays: Open mic oldies, rock, and blues music from local artists at the Hope Mills Recreation Center, 6 p.m. For more information, call 426-4109.

Fourth Fridays: Downtown Fayetteville starting at 5 p.m. The free event celebrates the arts and downtown. Get a taste of art and entertainment while enjoying the small galleries, bookstores, bistros and shops. Visit www.visitdowntownfayetteville.com/ for more information.Plan your next event: Make your next event memorable. Celebrate at the Fort Bragg Club. The catering office is ready to assist in the planning and preparation of any special occasion. For more information, call 907-2582 or 907-1945 or visit www.fortbraggmwr.com.

A View from the Square: A History of Downtown Fayetteville: Permanent exhibit that features a monthly, temporary exhibit. Perfect for new residents looking to find out more about Fayetteville. The exhibit is at the Market House in downtown Fayetteville. For more information, visit www.fcpr.us/transportation_museum.aspx.