Reservations being accepted for “September Sci Fi” Atomic Radio show at Off Pitt Street Theater, 110 W. Pitt St., Bedford, at 7 p.m. Sept. 25 and Sept. 26. Two famous science fiction stories, “The Lifeboat Mutiny” by Robert Sheckley and “Tunnel under the World” by Frederik Pohl, will be featured. Admission is by donation only. Due to COVID-19 protocols, seating is extremely limited. Reservations are encouraged, but not required. To reserve, call or text 814-310-1987, or reserve and donate online at Masks are required for all guests without exception. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For more information, e-mail

“Godspell” will be presented by the Bedford County Players Sept. 18, 19, 20 at the Silver Lining Drive-In, Bedford County Fairgrounds. Gates will open at 7:30 p.m., and the show will begin at 8 p.m. Admission will be $15 for anyone 13 and older and $10 for children 12 and younger. For more information and tickets, visit or call 623-7555.

Music program will be presented from noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 26 at Snake Spring Recreation Park. Admission will be free. Local country band Country Tradition will perform. Also slated to perform are Bob Watson, Dave Eppinger, Ben Housel and Zane Bagley, presenting bluegrass, country and gospel music. Donations will be accepted. A 50-50 drawing to benefit the Bedford Food Outreach will be held. Bring a lawn chair and picnic basket.

Ninth annual Cruise In For A Cause will be held rain or shine from 3 to 6 p.m. Sept. 19 at Thomas All Things Automotive, 21518 Great Cove Road, McConnellsburg. The event is being held to benefit Harold McQuade of McConnellsburg and Larry Shoemaker of Needmore who are battling cancer. A $10 donation is being accepted per registered vehicle with all donations going directly to McQuade and Shoemaker. Any year or type of cars, trucks and motorcycles are welcome. The first 50 registered vehicles will receive a thank-you gift bag. Food will be available for purchase from the Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Company. For more information, call 717- 485-5492.

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.

Summer cruise-in will be hosted by Shell and the A&W Sac Shop Restaurant, Route 30 east of Bedford, at 5 p.m. Sept. 20, with a raindate of Oct. 18. There will be food and a disc jockey. Bring customized and antique vehicles and motorcycles. There is no charge. Door prizes will be awarded.

“ART Pandemic” exhibit has opened at the Bedford Arts Cooperative, 110 W. Pitt St., Bedford. The show can be viewed from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 1 to 3 p.m. Sundays. Masks are required. Many original works will be available for purchase. Purchased artwork will remain on display until the conclusion of the exhibition and may be picked up Sept. 27 from 1 to 3 p.m. Artwork also can be viewed online at For more information, call or text 814-310-1987.

Bedford Arts Cooperative is accepting artwork for its Oct. 1 opening of the “Haunted,” which can be viewed both in-person at Off Pitt Street Theater Company, 110 W. Pitt St., Bedford, and online at the virtual gallery. Registration is online, email or via postal mail, and the cost to register is $10 for up to two pieces. Drop off dates and times will be announced for the week of Sept. 27. For more information or to register work, visit, email or call/text 814-310-1987.

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