1 Farmers Market

The Farmer's Market will run on Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon and will be located along Front Street between 3rd Avenue and 2nd Avenue in downtown Dodge City every Saturday from June through October.

2 Pumpkin Patch

The annual Funny Farm Pumpkin Patch continues this weekend at 10874 W. Park St. in Dodge City.

The pumpkin patch features thousands of gourds and pumpkins as well as hayrack rides, train, playground and caramel apple blossoms.

The hours are Saturday and Sunday from 1 p.m. until dusk.

3 Dearly Departed

The Depot Theater Company production of Dearly Departed concludes this weekend with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. today and noon on Sunday.

According to director John Stuff, Dearly Departed is about a very dysfunctional family who is trying to plan and execute their father’s funeral after he drops dead at the breakfast table set "Somewhere south of the Mason-Dixon line."

Tickets are $55 for dinner and the show, $40 for show only. Call 620-225-1001 for tickets.

4 Ice Skating

It is ice skating season at United Wireless Arena with several sessions available throughout the weekend.

Today's session will be from 4 to 5:30 p.m.; 6 to 7:30 p.m. and 8 to 9:30 p.m.

Sunday's sessions will be from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Tickets will be $7 for skate rental or $5 if you bring your own skates.

There will also be socks available to buy for $1 and a $2 discount on skate rentals available for students who bring in a student ID.

5 Fundraiser

A fundraiser will be hosted by the Dodge City Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary at the Salvation Army Thrift Store, 1100 Avenue E, from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight.

Items will be on sale for 50 percent both inside the thrift store and outside with the funds going towards local Salvation Army events.

Monetary donations have gone towards sending local youth to Youth Camp in Kansas City and purchasing Christmas and Easter gifts for nursing home residents in Dodge City, Cimarron, Bucklin, Meade and Fowler.

6 Spooky Shed

Halloween is getting closer and the Spooky Shed, 1115 Walnut St. in Ford will be open nightly on Friday and tonight from 8 to 11 p.m. every weekend until Halloween night.

The Halloween night schedule will be from 6 to 9 p.m. and will have lights and will not be as scary for all ages.

Nights leading up to Halloween are not aimed for younger children and should be at parents discretion.

Tickets are only $1, for more information call 620-255-5413.

7 Church fundraiser

The First Baptist Church, 1310 N. 2nd Ave., annual flea market will be today from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Various vendors will be on hand as well as arts and crafts, food and garage sale items.

To contact the writer email vmarshall@dodgeglobe.com