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October calendar is full of autumn community events

Event organizers seem to have adapted to pandemic safety measures so people can gather safely, and October looks like it will have a pre-COVID-19 number of community events. Here is a roundup of some key events.

Oct. 1

  • Jazz Night, the final Trail Mix Acoustic Concert, features Andy Pratt, the JC Duo, In Time and Kenya McGuire Johnson; 6:30 p.m. at Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, 1100 Ridge Road, Homewood. Donations to offset expenses will be accepted. Up-front, guaranteed seating tickets are available; email [email protected] for details.
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Fall events

Saturday, Sept. 24

  • Homewood Fall Fest and Chili Cook-off, noon to 9 p.m. Chili tasting is open to the public for a donation from 3 to 5 p.m. Three live music performances, plus horse-drawn wagon rides, a pumpkin patch, crafts and other activities.

Saturday, Oct. 15

  • Dia de los Muertos in downtown Homewood. Details to follow.

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