KornuKopia calendar: Oct. 7-16

Anthony Mazzella will perform Oct. 15 at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St.

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Anthony Mazzella will perform Oct. 15 at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St.

Friday, Oct. 7

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, noon to 9 p.m., celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

Concert pianist Ian Gindes will perform at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. For tickets, visit www.ycpac.com or call 928-776-2000.

Historic Downtown Walking Tours, 10 a.m. meet in front of Chamber’s Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St., Prescott. Donations accepted. 928-445-2000; www.prescott.org.

Saturday, Oct. 8

Arizona Firefighter’s Chili Cook-off, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. www.chiliaz.com.

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

MET Opera: Tristan Und Isolde 9 a.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Wagner’s classic opera of ill-fated lovers, aired via satellite from the Metropolitan Opera in New York. $24 for adults; $20 seniors; $12 for youth. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

“Rocky Horror Picture Show – A Musical” is at 4 and 8 p.m. at the Elks Theatre in downtown Prescott. When newly engaged Brad and Janet stumble upon a castle filled with a cast of unusual characters, their lives are turned upside down. Can they Time Warp their way out of this frightening situation? This classic 1970s play and motion picture has become a cult classic. With audience participation, singing, and plenty of dancing, it will be a night you will not soon forget! Tickets: 928-777-1370 or prescottelkstheater.com.

Saturday Night Talk Series, “Field Attention: When Awareness is Not Limited by Our Psychological Script,” 7 p.m. at Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path.

“American Portraits”: The Dallas Brass & Daniel Rodriguez 7:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Former 9/11 police officer Daniel Rodriguez joins his stirring tenor voice with The Dallas Brass for an evening celebrating American music. $32-$46. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Sunday, Oct. 9

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

Taste of the Wild, 2 to 6 p.m. at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary, 1403 Heritage Park Road, Prescott. Sponsored by Lyn and Steve DeLano. Tickets $75/person. Proceeds support the zoo’s animals and education programs. 928-778-4242.

“Special Cars fore Special Athletes” Classic Car Show Charity Event, 11 a.m. at the Club at Prescott Lakes. 150 very special classics, including an 1885 Benz and 1984 Mario Andretti Formula One race car. Admission is free and parking is $5 per car for spectators. Pre-registration required for show cars. Auction includes a rare Alice Cooper signed and encased album, 10-day four-star stay in Cabo San Lucas and golf foursomes with dinner from the Club at Prescott Lakes. Info: www.scfsa.org; 928-237-7323.

Monday, Oct. 10

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for Columbus Day, celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

Prescott Art Docents Art Talk: “Ancient Greece and Rome,” 10:30 a.m. at the Prescott Center for the Arts Theater, 208 N. Marina St. Explore the arts of Rome with Prescott Art Docent Molly Clark, The public is invited. Reception in PCA Gallery at 10 a.m. Information: Andrea, 928-636-7207; Joslyn at ejcandh@msn.com or visit Prescott Art Docents Calendar at google.com.

Chatauqua Literary and Scientific Circle of Prescott, 2 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. CLSC participants choose one of more than 200 books on the CLSC list to read and share with the group. Facilitated by Marjory Sente, a member of the CLSC class of 2010 who has read more than 60 books from the list.

A Little Jazz Music, 7 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. in Prescott. Brubeck, Basie, Cole Porter and more played by the Yavapai College Trailblazer and Roughrider big bands. $8 adults; under 14 free. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Tuesday, Oct. 11

Ghost Feast, at El Gato Azul World Bistro. A dinner-theater-inspired evening of tapas, dessert and “Ghost Talk” teasers to whet patrons’ appetites for premiere of the annual show that opens the following week. Tickets are $30 per seat. Reservations required. 928-445-1070.

Wednesday, Oct. 12

Writing Workshop Series: “Putting Literary into Nonfiction,” 2 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Elements of story in memoir or personal essay adds intrigue. Learn how developing character and creating a structure makes this happen. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or by phone, 928-777-1526.

Ghost Feast, at El Gato Azul World Bistro. A dinner-theater-inspired evening of tapas, dessert and “Ghost Talk” teasers to whet patrons’ appetites for premiere of the annual show that opens the following week. Tickets are $30 per seat. Reservations required. 928-445-1070.

Thursday, Oct. 13

Crystal Bowl Meditation, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Center for Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road, across from Embry-Riddle. All are welcome to join the meditation gathering. Karen, 928-710-1908.

Friday, Oct. 14

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, noon to 9 p.m., celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

Annual Oktoberfest, 4 to 6:30 p.m. at Mt. of Faith Lutheran Church, 20135 Stagecoach Trail in Cordes Lakes. Live music by the Sidekicks, a German menu, white elephant sale, door prizes, raffle items. Proceeds benefit Mayer Meals on Wheels and beautification of the church. $6.50 adults, $3 children 12 and younger.

“December ’63 – Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons,” 7 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $22 - $25. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Saturday, Oct. 15

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

Open house celebrating the 100th anniversary of the laying of the Yavapai County Courthouse cornerstone, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Prescott Courthouse, 120 S. Cortez St. Tours of the courthouse, including an exhibit area showcasing historical items used in the courthouse throughout the last 100 years. Shelly, 928-771-3168.

Meet and greet with Pascal Marco, author of “Render Safe,” 2 p.m. at Peregrine Book Company, 219 N. Cortez St.

“Anthony Mazzella,” 7 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $22 - $25. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Lincoln Brewster, 7:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Join one of Christian music’s most innovative performers for an evening that fuses powerful musicianship with inspirational song. $25-$38. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com

Sunday, Oct. 16

Mortimer Farms’ Pumpkin Festival & Corn Maze, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., celebrating the fall season with a 15-acre Pumpkin Patch and 25-acre Corn Maze - in Dewey. Also includes attractions, games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance, and more. www.mortimerfarmsaz.com.

Yavapai College Music Department presents: A Symphonic Spectacular, 3 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. The Yavapai College Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Band present an evening of Brahms, Dvorak, film scores and more. $8 for adults; under 14 free. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.