Raymore Festival in the Park: Vendors, carnival, live music, car show, bike rodeo, ice cream social and more. Parade starts 9 a.m. Sept. 20 in Recreation Park. www.raymorefestival.com
Brown Bag Concert Series: Begins with harpsichordists Rebecca Bell and Marian Thomas. 12:10 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1700 Westport Road, Kansas City. Free.
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Third Friday Englewood Art Walk: Galleries will open their doors and offer live music, crafts, jewelry. 3-9 p.m., Englewood Station shopping district, Winner and Sterling, Independence. Free. www.englewoodstation.com
Annual Foxwood Springs Fall Festival: Food, Christmas gifts and more. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Foxwood Springs, Missouri 58 and U.S.71, Raymore,
22nd Annual Waldo Fall Festival: Live music, dog show, food trucks, inflatable, rides for kids and more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., CVS/Pharmacy parking lot, 75th and Wornall, Kansas City. 816-523-5553
United Methodist Men’s Barbecue: Barbecue pork, chicken, beans, slaw and more. Carry-outs available. Terrace Lake United Methodist Church, 4500 E. Red Bridge, Kansas City. 816-763-2140
Our Lady of Guadalupe Festival: Music, food, face painting, games, bouncy house, Mass and more. Proceeds to benefit Our Lady of Guadalupe School and the centennial celebration next year. Noon-10 p.m., Summit and Belleview on Avenida Cesar Chavez, Kansas City.
Fourth Annual Crossroads of Culture Film Festival: The two films to be featured are “Moving to Mars” and “Planet of Snail.” 1 p.m., Screenland Crown Center, 2450 Grand, Kansas City. Free. email@example.com.
Second Annual Strike Out Cancer Game: Lee’s Summit North and Lee’s Summit West high school softball teams will sponsor the game. Proceeds will benefit the OverRun Ovarian Cancer Foundation. 4 p.m., Lee’s Summit North, 901 N.E. Douglas. 816-986-1095
Annual Fall Festival: Games, crafts, food and more. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 10113 Lexington, Independence. 816-252-1160
St. John Francis Regis Celebrates 50 Years: Current or former parishioners, school alumni and friends are invited to tailgate, plus a 5K run, Jubilee party and Mass. 7 p.m. Sept. 25; 4-7 p.m. Sept. 26; 7-10 p.m. Sept. 27; 10:15 a.m. Sept. 28, St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church, 8941 James A. Reed Road, Kansas City. 816-761-1608 or www.regischurch.org
Ray-Pec Alumni and Staff Tailgate: Alumni and staff from Peculiar, Raymore and Raymore-Peculiar high schools are invited. 5-6:30 p.m., Raymore-Peculiar parking lot, 20801 S. School Road, Peculiar. firstname.lastname@example.org
15th Anniversary Party for the H&R Block Artspace: Mark Southerland will create the ambiance for this interactive event, which also features drinks and appetizers. 6-10 p.m., 16 E. 43rd, Kansas City. $25. www.kcai.edu/artspace or 816-802-3426
TAKE Self-Defense Training Golf Tournament: Four-person scramble. Proceeds to benefit the Ali Kemp Foundation. 9 a.m., Adams Pointe Golf Course, 1601 R.D. Mize, Blue Springs. $200. email@example.com
Knife & Pork: Chefs will prepare food for festival goers. 1-6 p.m., Heim Park, North Chestnut and Rochester, Kansas City. knifeandpork.co
Sixth Annual Tour de BBQ: A fundraising charity ride that raises money for cancer research at the University of Kanss Cancer Center and Children’s Mercy Hospital. 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Prairiefire Entertainment District, Overland Park. $30-$60. www.tourdebbq.com
Sixth Annual Chili Cookoff: All you can eat. Corporate and individual entries. Proceeds to benefit Gillis House. Noon-3 p.m., 8150 Wornall, Kansas City. www.gillis.org/chilicookoff or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community Forum: Gun violence: finding common ground and taking action. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., All Souls Unitarian Universal Church, 4501 Walnut, Kansas City. 816-531-2131.
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