DANCE: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $8. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-949-9692.
WEST VIRGINIA BLACK WALNUT FESTIVAL: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., 116 Court St., Spencer. Find more details about the festival at www.wvbwf.com.
OKTOBERWEST: 4 to 9 p.m., Bigley Avenue, between Washington Street and Pennsylvania Avenue. Event features food, microbreweries, live music, corn hole tournament, children's activities and more. Tickets are $30 at the gate. Tickets for children ages 12 and under are $5. Sponsored by Charleston West Side Main Street.
HAUNTED BARN: 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. General Admission $11, Fast pass $22, All night pass $35, Season fast pass $55. The Haunted Barn, 426 Beauregard St. Call 304-389-1203.
MORGAN'S KITCHEN FALL FESTIVAL: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Includes apple butter making, cabin tours, old-time music, pioneer and Civil War re-enactors, refreshments and craft booths. MacCorkle Avenue across from Parkway Terrace, St. Albans. Call 304-727-5972.
2013 MCTROOPER 5K RUN/WALK: 9 a.m., CAMC Memorial Hospital. Registration is $30 and all registrants receive a long sleeve t-shirt and official McTrooper Run logo. Benefits Ronald McDonald House. West Virginia State Police and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern West Virginia have partnered for this event.
TSUBASACON X 10: Big Sandy Superstore Arena, Huntington. An anime, manga and video gaming convention that celebrates the Japanese culture. Held through Sunday. For ages 13 and up, cost is $35 or multi-day badges are $40; Child badge is $10 or $20 multi-day. Children under 7 are admitted free with paying adult. For more information, visit www.tsubasacon.org.
"SANTA CLAUS" AUDITIONS: 1 p.m., The Alban Arts Center will hold auditions for "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" at the theater, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Roles are available for males and females ages 6 to adult. Bring a prepared monologue or read from the script. The holiday production is adapted by from L. Frank Baum's book. Performance dates are Dec. 13-15 and 20-22. Call 304-721-8896 or visit www.albanartscenter.com.