ITALYCIOUS! 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. Italy native Enzo Boscarino, a singer and guitarist, will entertain the crowd with his songs and anecdotes about different regions of his home country.
THURSDAY, OCT. 28
HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL (DRIVE-IN). Gates open and movies start at sunset. Cost for Southington residents is $2 per person ($10 per carload). Non resident carloads coast $15. Eric Korp will entertain children and families before the movies. Sponsored by the Southington Lions Club and SoCCA. More info at SouthingtonDrive-In.org.
SATURDAY, NOV. 11
BENEFIT CONCERT. 8 p.m. in Peace Cafe at First Congregational Church, 37 Main St. Free concert featuring guitarist/ vocalist/ songwriter Gordon Ellis. No tickets. Free-will offering will be accepted to benefit the girls of Fundacion Sor Dominga Bocca in Guayaquil, Ecuador. More info at (860) 628-6958 or FCCSouthington.org.
‘AND THEN THEY CAME FOR ME: REMEMBERING THE WORLD OF ANNE FRANK’ BY JAMES STILLS. 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. on Sunday at First Congregational Church, 37 Main St. Presented by the Steeple Players. Tickets cost $10 and are available online and at the church office weekdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. More info at FCCSouthington.org or (860) 628-6958.
SHS MARCHING BAND COMPETITION SCHEDULE. The award-winning Southington High School marching band will be performing their show, “When one door opens,” at halftime during each varsity football game. The band’s competitive schedule is as follows: Oct 14 at Lyman Hall in Wallingford; Oct 21 at Music of the Knight at Southington High School; Oct 28 at State Championships in New Britain; Nov 4 at Regional Championships in Trumbull; and Nov 11 at National Championships at Met Life in New Jersey.