• Variety show
A live-stream fundraising variety show will benefit the Community Wins! Program at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. Hosted by Erin McKenna and Bria Ansara, the event will feature singing, dancing, bartending demos and comedy. The show can be viewed at http://fantasyfest.com or at http://facebook.com/fantasyfest.
• Farmers market
The Key West Truman Waterfront farmers market will be open from 3 p.m. to sunset on Thursday, Oct. 15. Masks will be required, spaced line management enforced, social-distance signage posted and the number of guests per stall limited. For information, visit https://www.facebook.com/kwfarmersmarket.
• Mask-Querade party
Mom and Pop Businesses and the city of Key West will present a Halloween Kids Mask-Querade party from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Coffee Butler Amphitheater at the Truman Waterfront Park. Local businesses will offer Halloween-themed booths to provide treats for attendees with spooky music, scary decorations, costumed characters and surprises. Treat bags will be provided and professional photographers will capture the memories. To ensure social distancing, parents will need to secure a specifically-timed free ticket for each child 14 and younger. Entry times are limited to 100 kids per time slot starting on the half hour at 5 p.m. and ending at 7:30 pm on a first-come basis. No walkup tickets will be available. All children must be supervised by an adult and may not be dropped off unattended. Masks will be required, social-distance practiced and pets, alcohol and tobacco products not permitted. For tickets, visit https://www.momandpopkeywest.com.
• Plogging the Keys
Walkers and joggers meet weekly to get exercise and clean up the Keys. The group will meet from 8 to 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 16, at the corner of Duval Street and Truman Avenue, wearing masks and socially distancing. Volunteers will get a free 24-hour bus pass. For information, call Dee Dee Green at 305-809-3776, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
• MARC Pumpkin Patch
The annual pumpkin patch at the MARC Plant Store, 1401 Seminary St., will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. through Saturday, Oct. 31, or until all pumpkins are sold. For information, call 305-296-9558.
• Plant sale
The Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden, 5210 College Road, will be offering native trees, shrubs, vegetables and vines for sale from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 17. Face masks and social distancing are required. For information, call 305-296-1504 or visit http://www.keywest.garden.
• Legion 5K walk
The American Legion Post Auxiliary, 5610 College Road, will host a 5K Walk for Cancer at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24. The $10 entry fee will benefit the Cancer Foundation of the Florida Keys. Participants are asked to wear a pink shirt on the College Road Loop walk and to bring a photo of a loved one. For registration and information, call Laurie Dunn at 305-240-1655.