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What's happening this weekend in York
Celebrate the season with the Fourth Annual Fall Fest, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Leg Up Farm. The festival features a trick-or-treat trail, pumpkin decorating, crafts, a straw bale maze, equine demonstration, food trucks and more. Free. Park at Northeastern High School, Central York High School or Leg Up Farmers Market and take the free shuttle to the festival. Sponsored by First Capital Federal Credit Union. Information: www.facebook.com/legupfarm.
The York Symphony Orchestra makes a stop on its Musical Journey Through Time season with A Baroque Beginning, 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St. The concert features guest violinist Odin Rathnam on Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons." Tickets start at $9 adults, $5 students. Information:www.yorksymphony.org or 846-1111.
Get your oyster fix at History on the Half Shell (formerly Oyster Festival), 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum, 217 W. Princess St. The feast features oysters stewed, nude and fried, steamed shrimp, crab cakes, apple fritters and more York County favorites. Benefits the York County History Center. Free, food a la carte. Information:yorkcountyhistorycenter.org.
Humorist and author David Sedaris takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St. Sedaris is a master of satire and the author of such essay collections as "Naked," "Barrel Fever" and "Holidays on Ice," among others. Tickets: $40-$50. Information: www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Find out about the dark history of York at the Spooky York Downtown Dark History Tour, a walking tour through downtown York that will introduce you to a famous murder trial, a ghost at the Yorktowne Hotel, a worker who just won't stop and York's connection to the Underground Railroad. Tours: 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Oct. 26, beginning at Continental Square. Tickets: $20. Information: downtownyorkpa.com.
Baltimore theater artist Paige Hernandez will bring her personal story to York College for "Paige in Full: A B-Girl's Visual Mixtape," 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in DeMeester Recital Hall, Wolf Hall. The performance blends poetry, dance, media and music to present a multicultural journey. Free. Information: www.ycp.edu.