Here are the top suggestions for this weekend's events. For more activities, check out our events listings.
- Mari's Miles of Smiles 10K and Family Fun Fest, Saturday, 9 a.m., Norton Elementary School, 414 N Brooksvale Rd, $30.00. Proceeds benefit regional early intervention services and provides high school scholarship.
- Halloween Murder Mystery at Haunted Hotel, Saturday, 7:30 pm, 93 Main St, Torrington, $75.00 Includes dinner and performance at historic Yankee Pedlar Inn. See some familiar Cheshire faces in the cast and help solve a murder!
- The Benders Rock the Monkey! Saturday 7 p.m. The Funky Monkey Cafe & Gallery, 130 Elm St, $5.00. Join lead singer Denise Parri from Goldsmith's Art and Frame Gallery for a night of "Rockin' Blues with a whole lot of soul!"
- Annual Fidelco Dog Walk Fundraising Event, Sunday, 10 a.m., 22 Iron Horse Boulevard, Simsbury, $10.00. Meet and walk with military hero and Fidelco client, Senior Airman Michael Malarsie. Help raise funds to provide guide dogs for the seeing impaired.
- Sound of Music by Cheshire Community Theater Sunday, 2:00 p.m., Cheshire High School, $15.00. Student from several Cheshire schools are featured in this classic musical. This matinee is the last performance of the schedule, don't miss it!