— Proscenium Players perform “Dracula” at 8 p.m. each night at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Tickets $10 general, $8 students, seniors, PPI and BAC members. Reservations recommended, call 775-883-1976.
— Artists’ reception for Jan Rollenhagen and Peggy Jirik-Guichu for the art exhibit Black & White and Color Too, 4-7 p.m. at the Nevada State Library and Archives, 100 Stewart St.
— Going for the Gold Gala Dinner and Silent Auction “Treasures of the Sierra,” 6 p.m. at John Ascuaga’s Nugget Rose Ballroom. Tickets $125 per person, plus cash raffle. A benefit for the Nevada Women’s Fund. Call 775-786-2335.
— The Jamie Rollins Band performs at 9 p.m. at Joe Bob’s Hot Springs Road House. Call 853-7698.
— Anne Murray performs at 9 p.m. at the Silver Legacy Grande Exposition Hall, Reno. Tickets $50, $45, $35. Call 775-775-329-4777.
— Marty Stuart performs at 8 p.m. at John Ascuaga’s Nugget. Call 775-356-3300.
— Great Basin Native Basket Weavers gathering, opens 10 a.m. at Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Gymnasium and Park, Reservation Road (between Glendale and Mill), Reno.
— Eighth annual Desert Oasis Music Festival featuring Lost Highway, Harvey Reid, John McVey, Ron Spears and Within Tradition and more; plus workshops, Rutherford Ribs, pancake breakfast, arts and crafts, displays, wagon rides and more, all in Fallon. Full festival ticket, $35; a benefit for Fallon’s leukemia families. Call (775) 423-7733.
— Renegade Festival No. 2, End of Summer Jam at Greenhorn Campground at Rollins Lake in Grass Valley, features Culture with Joseph Hill, Luciano with Mikey General, Dean Fraser and The Firehouse Crew, Spearhead with Michael Franti, The Deadbeats, Mystafya and more. All ages welcome. Call 775-337-8344.
— 81st Candy Dance, Arts & Crafts Fair in Genoa Park and Mormon Station Park, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 775-782-8696.
— Punt, Pass and Kick Competition at 10 a.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of Western Nevada, 673 S. Stewart St. Free and open to boys and girls ages 8-15. Call Darnell Dean at 775-882-8820.
— Carson High School Flag team benefit car wash, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Longs Drugs on Highway 50 East at Airport Road. Call 841-1931.
— Desert Rose 100 No. 4 at Carson Tahoe Champion Speedway, all racing divisions compete, 6:30 p.m. Season finale for all divisions. Call 775-888-9777.
— Full Circle performs country and folk music at 4 p.m. at Genoa Bar, Genoa.
— Octoberfest in Gardnerville. Food, fun and a German band. Call 775-265-2054.
— Richard Thompson with special guest Mare Winningham perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Hawkins Amphitheater at Bartley Ranch, Reno. Tickets $27.50. Call 775-828-6642.
— “Great American Garage Sale,” 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Reno Fire Department Station No. 3, 580 W. Moana Lane, Reno. Proceeds benefit New York City Fire Department’s Firefighter Relief Fund.
— Fifth annual Starving Artist Sale and Great Basin Book Festival, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Wingfield Park, Reno. 775-784-6587.
— Peddler’s Fair next to Genoa Post Office, Genoa. Call 775-782-4951.
— Reno Little Theater performs “Master Class” at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Wooster High School, 1331 E. Plumb Lane, Reno. Call 775-329-0661.
— Sertoma Octoberfest, features food and drink and dancing with a live German band, noon-6 p.m. at Minden Park. Call 775-782-8250.
— Unity Church of today holds service at 10:30 a.m. at Lampe Park in Gardnerville. A picnic will be held after the service. Bring a side dish or dessert to share; hamburgers and hot dogs provided.
— Road Rider of Reno holds a Freedom Ride for motorcylists beginning at 10 a.m. Begins and ends at Road Rider. Cost $10 per person; proceeds donated to New York City’s Victim Relief Fund. Barbecue after the run, all riders welcome.