THURSDAY

The Marshall Tucker Band at the Fox Theatre: Today, 8 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. The Marshall Tucker Band has been entertaining since 1972, fronted by founding member and lead singer Doug Gray they haven't lost a beat. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $25, $35, $45. 

Meet and greet: Today, 6:30 p.m., Que Pasa Restaurant, 1675 W. Lacey Blvd., Hanford. The Kings County Jimmy Carter Democratic Club is hosting California Gubernatorial Candidate, Delaine Eastin at Que Pasa inside the Hanford Mall. Come out and meet the newest candidate. Information: visit www.kcjcdems.org.

FRIDAY

'Friday the 13th' at the Fox Theatre: Friday, 6 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. 'Friday the 13th' on Friday the 13th, Jason Vorhees' mother approves. Come out for this 1980 classic and meet Jason in person! Rated R. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $5 cash and $6 credit card per order, add $1 day of show, plus a $2 restoration fee.

SATURDAY

Sixth annual holiday boutique: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hanford Fraternal Hall, 1015 N. 10th Ave., Hanford. The Common Threads Quilt Guild will be holding their annual boutique with one of a kind items made award winning guild members. Come early for best selection. Information: Contact Mary Jane Loya, 582-4293 or Cheryl Mitchell, 924-4746. 

SUNDAY

Hanford Fire Department open house: Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fire Station 1, 350 W. Grangeville Blvd., Hanford. This is a free event to the community. Tour the station, see firefighting equipment and meet your local firefighters. Fire and Burn Safety information will be available as well as many other special guests. Free hot dogs and juice while they last. 

UPCOMING

Vicente Fox at the Saroyan: Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Vicente Fox, former President of Mexico, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.

Rocky Horror Picture Show: Oct. 20, 9:30 p.m., Civic Auditorium, 400 N. Douty St., Hanford. Let's do the "Time Warp," again! Join us for the 42nd annual showing of this cult classic. Let your inner Magenta, Riff-Raff and Frankfurter fly. This is an 18 and over event. Visit rhpshanford.com for ticket details and information.

KARR's Cruise Nite: Oct. 20, 5 p.m., Big Boy Drive-In, 418 N. Irwin St., Hanford. Join Kings Area Road Relics as they host a cruise-in featuring your favorite music from the 50's, 60's & 70s and lots of really cool cars. Information: Visit www.karrclub.com

Rabbit show: Oct. 21, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Kings Fairgrounds, 810 S. 10th Ave., Hanford. The Central Valley Rabbit Breeders Association is hosting an open and youth rabbit show. This is a good place for 4-H or FFA students or general public to learn about all the different breeds of rabbits and equipment. Come early, rabbits tend to hop away after judging.

"Buckle Up for Itzy": Oct. 21, noon to 5 p.m., Hanford Civic Park, 400 N. Douty St., Hanford. The annual "Buckle Up for Itzy" safety fair with entertainment for the whole family that is free to the public. Information: visit http://bit.ly/2ccRMlt

Jungle Book at the Fox Theatre: Oct. 21, 1 p.m. doors open, show starts at 2 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. Come out for the 1967 Disney classic. You know all the songs, sing them outloud! Rated G. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $5 cash and $6 credit card per order, add $1 day of show, plus a $2 restoration fee.

Ghostbusters at the Fox Theatre: Oct. 28, 6 p.m., Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin St., Hanford. "I ain't afraid of no ghost!" Come out for the 1984 classic, with Harold Ramis, Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd as paranormal pest controllers! Rated PG-13. Information: Call the Hanford Fox Theatre 584-7823 or visit www.foxhanford.com. Tickets $5 cash and $6 credit card per order, add $1 day of show, plus a $2 restoration fee.

Fifth annual Dia de los Muertos Celebration - Armona: Oct. 29, noon to 3 p.m., Kings Cultural Center, 14054 Front St., Armona. Come celebrate Dia de los Muertos with the Kings Cultural Center, everyone is invited to dress up and participate. You can expect a beautiful altar, kids workshops, Pan Mexicano, taco's for sale, Aztec and Folklorico dancers, Mariachi and Fiddler music. Have your face painted and take pictures with the gorgeous Catrinas. You can also choose to participate in the torta challenge and best outfit/costume contest! Information: Call 250-6312. 

Authors program at the Library: Nov. 4, 3-4 p.m., Kings County Library - Hanford Branch, 401 N. Douty St., Hanford. To coincide with National Novel Writing Month, the Kings County Library will be hosting Garner Scott Odell, who will be discussing his latest novel, Emerald, which is the first book in a series of international thrillers. He will be followed by local author Garrett K. Jones, who will be talking about the novels in his Five Kingdoms fantasy series.

40th anniversary celebration and re-dedication: Nov. 7, 1 p.m., Kings County Government Center, 1400 W. Lacey Blvd., in the courtyard. The public is invited to join in the celebration and re-dedication or the Kings County Government Center.

Kevin Kallaugher at the Saroyan: Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Kevin Kallaugher, political cartoonist, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.

'A Little Country Christmas': Opening Nov. 17-18, Temple Theater, 514 Visalia St., Hanford. The Kings Players bring you, "A Little Country Christmas," is a family friendly, holiday musical spectacular you will never forget! Information: Tickets are $12 online at kingsplayers.net or $14 at the Box Office. Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday shows are at 2 p.m. Shows run through Nov. 24-26, Dec. 1-3 and 8-10. 

Community African Dance: Nov. 18, 5-8 p.m., Kings Cultural Center, 14054 Front St., Armona. The Kings Cultural Center is hosting Dr. Jewel Jackson and her African Soul International Dance Company. The event is a hands-on experience to learn African culture through dance. Information: Call Kings Cultural Center, 589-6255, or visit www.eventbrite.com/communityafricandance for tickets.

Rockin’ Rudolph Run: Dec. 3, 7:45 a.m., downtown Hanford. The Kings Regional Health Foundation is hosting the annual Rockin’ Rudolph Run. The 5k Christmas run/walk is a family-fun event also features a kid’s reindeer run and costume contest. Children will be given little antlers to wear, and a special appearance by Santa. The children's run, 12 years and younger, entry fee is $15. The adult run/walk entry fee is $30. All proceeds will benefit Adventist Health / Hospice services. To register visit www.RunHanford.com

Denise Kiernan at the Saroyan: Jan. 17, 7:30 p.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Author, Denise Kiernan, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.

Temple Grandin at the Saroyan: Feb. 21, 7:30 p.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Temple Grandin, professor of animal science at Colorado State University, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.

Michael Pollan at the Saroyan: March 21, 7:30 p.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host Author, Michael Pollan, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.

John Walsh at the Saroyan: April 18, 7:30 p.m., William Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno. The San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, a non-profit organization that is run by an all-volunteer board of directors will host, Anti-crime advocate, John Walsh, at the William Saroyan Theatre. Tickets are available at valleytownhall.com.

Please email upcoming events a month prior to publication to features@HanfordSentinel.com. For more information, call 583-2463.

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