What's happening in York this weekend
The Belmont Theatre brings some spooky to the month with "Frankenstein," Oct. 20-29 at the theater, 27 S. Belmont St. The classic story tells the tale of a doctor reanimating the dead. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $27 adults, $25 seniors 65+, $15 youth 18 and under. Information: www.thebelmont.org.
Enjoy one of the most clever and prolific comedy songwriters in the business as Pat Godwin takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $10. Information: www.appellcenter.org.
What's October without pumpkins? The vendors of Central Market in York City will hold the sixth annual Pumpkin Fest, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at the market, 34 W. Philadelphia St. The event includes trick-or-treating at more than 50 stands, a cooking demonstration and pumpkin decorating for kids and adults. Information: www.centralmarketyork.com.
York City's Penn Market celebrates a Fall Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at the historic market at the corner of Penn and West Market streets. The event will center around fall foods, including apples, squash and pumpkins, and there will be activities from a hay maze to live music, plus a petting zoo. Free.
Northeastern High School presents "Just Another Snow Day," 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 21-22, at the Sutton Auditorium at Northeastern High School. The comical collection of scenes shows students and teachers celebrating the unexpected day off — or not. Tickets: $7 adults, $5 students.
Learn all about trees in autumn with Fall Colors, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, at Nixon County Park. The park has more than 30 species of trees, and a hike leader will explain the science and lore behind fall colors. Free. Information: yorkcountypa.gov/parks-recreation.
York College will show "2001: A Space Odyssey" with a discussion afterward led by a University of Maryland professor, 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, in Room 218 of the Humanities Center. Professor of film studies Oliver Gaycken will focus the discussion on director Stanley Kubrick's attention to detail and scientific rigor. Free.
The York College Division of Theatre reimagines "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at the Waldner Performing Arts Center. The 90-minute performance is set in an artist's studio and looks at the relationship between art, song and love. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 26-28. 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28. Free, reserve seats at www.ycp.edu/theatre.