Sixth annual Akersville Fall Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 15-17. There will be vendors, homemade food and entertainment. The festival’s first-ever auction will begin at 2 p.m. on Oct. 16. Items have been donated for the auction. Country band Biscuits and Gravy will perform from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 17, and the gospel music Fellowship Quartet will perform from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Oct. 17. Visitors can expect some changes due to COVID-19 restrictions. The festival is held at 3431 S. Valley Road, Crystal Spring.

Bedford Arts Cooperative’s “Haunted” art exhibition, which can be viewed both in-person at Off Pitt Street Theater Company, 110 W. Pitt St., Bedford, and online at the virtual gallery, will be open during October. For more information or to register work, visit, email or call/text 814-310-1987.

Halloween Atomic Radio series, “Fall Fright Nights,” will be hosted by Off Pitt Street Theater at 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in October. The series features different stories each weekend, performed by a rotating cast of 25 actors. Donations to support the arts will be accepted as admission. Attendance is limited in accordance with COVID-19 protocols, and masks worn correctly are required. For more information, and to view a complete schedule, visit or Off Pitt Street Theater Company on Facebook. Reservations are recommended but not required. To reserve, call or text 814-310-1987 or donate to reserve online at

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