Howl-o-Ween Pet Purr-Ade and Costume Contest: The Kanawha County Humane Association sponsors this event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the East End Dog Park on corner of Washington and Maxwell streets. It includes a parade at 11 a.m., contests (best costume, best human-pet duo and best trick), pumpkin painting, vendors, info booths and giveaways for KCHA members.
Registration is at 10 a.m. Contest entry fees are $5 for KCHA members and $10 for non-members. All animals must be current on vaccinations.
The Capitol Market Stage: Free, live music comes from Marium Bria at noon and 2 p.m. and The Band Wagon at 1 and 3 p.m. There will also be visits from the FestivALL Princess and stilt walker Chally Erb as well as carriage rides for $5 per person or $20 for a private couples ride.
Downtown Public Art and Architecture Walking Tour: This free, hour-long guided walking tour begins at 1 p.m. at the Lee Street Triangle.
Taste-of-FALL: See Friday's listing for restaurants and dishes.
West Virginia International Film Festival: Schedule: "No" (Oscar-nominated Chilean historical drama), 4:45 p.m.; "Blood on the Mountain" (free preview of the work-in-progress coal documentary), 7 p.m.; "Holy Motors" (surreal French/Germany fantasy drama), 9:30 p.m. See Thursday's listing for more details.
Also, "The Short Films of Ethan Murrow" screens free at the Clay Center Electric Sky Theater at 5 p.m. in conjunction with the exhibit "Positions of Power, Land View." A reception in the art gallery follows.
Josh Nelson concert: Temple Israel and Federated Jewish charities host the young jazz pianist and contemporary Jewish singer-songwriter in a free concert from 8 to 10 p.m. It's at the temple, 2312 Kanawha Blvd. E.
Harvest Gift Boutique: Today's hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the music is by Mark Scarpelli at noon and 2 p.m. and Eduardo Canelon at 1 and 3 p.m. For more details, see Saturday's listing.
The Capitol Market Stage: Free, live music comes from The Brother Sisters at noon and 2 p.m. and Blue Yonder at 1 and 3 p.m. The FestivALL Princess and stilt walker Chally Erb will also appear periodically.
Carriage Trail Leaf Walk: Take in music and theatrical performances from 1 to 4 p.m. as you walk the .65-mile trail. Costumed performers doing family-friendly vignettes come from the Limelight Theater Company, Children's Theatre of Charleston and the Alban Arts Academy. Music is performed by the Modock Rounders (old-time traditional Appalachian) and the Carriage Trail Horn Trio (classical).
The Wine Shop's FestivALL Fall staff picks tasting: Sample fine wines at The Wine Shop in the Capitol Market from 2 to 4 p.m. Tickets are $10. Call 304-343-9463.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra: The Community Music Association presents this big band and swing concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at the University of Charleston's Geary Auditorium. Tickets are $35 for adults, $10 for college students and $5 for children 18 and under. Season tickets are also available. Call 304-744-1400.
Taste-of-FALL: See Friday's listing for restaurants and dishes.Reach Amy Robinson at flips...@wvgazette.com or 304-348-4881.