When: Sept. 29-Oct. 2 2011
A family festival with food, beverages and a range of entertainment, including weiner-dog races, a children's activity area, and more than 100 arts and crafts vendors, takes place from Thursday, Sept. 29, through Sunday, Oct. 2. Hours are 6 to 10 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 29; noon to 11 p.m., Friday, Sept. 30; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1; and noon to 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 2. $3; free age 12 and younger; free Thursday, Sept. 29, with two cans of food for the Community Food Bank. The event benefits Tucson-area Optimist Clubs.