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by Christy Taylor

Fall Festival of Artists to benefit Edith Sanford Breast Cancer Foundation
Friday & Saturday Wilde Prairie Winery
Artists will be available from noon to 7 p.m. Evening in the Vineyard from 6-9 p.m., with Country Grass Band; and Saturday, Sept. 14 Artists will be available noon to 5 p.m., with Creative Spirits for Kids at 1 p.m.

Dueces Wild Dueling Pianos
Friday 7pm @Holiday Inn Express, Brandon
Wild, an entertaining, engaging, and hilarious dueling piano show from Minneapolis. Dave and Ted put on an amazing show that sells out every year! Tickets are $22.00 and are on sale at the Holiday Inn Express, Brandon front desk. Bring your friends, with 8-10 guests, we can seat you at your own table! Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm

Fall Fun Run
Saturday 9am @ Spencer Park
This activity race is filled with challenges throughout the course for your entire family to enjoy together. There will be a one-mile walk/run and a 5K. Fee: $5 per person

Fall Parade of Homes
Sat-Mon,  Sioux Falls area
Over 65 newly constructed homes open to tour for free (excluding the Feature Home's $5 donation which benefits the Sioux Empire Home Builders Care Foundation). Homes are open Sat. & Sun. from 1-5pm and Mon. from 5:30-8:30pm. See the latest trends and products in new homes and even visit with builders & suppliers. Maps, listing of homes and more event information can be found online at www.hbasiouxempire.com.

2013 Walk to End Alzheimers
Saturday 9am @ Sertoma Park
The largest event in the nation to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimers care, support and research. alz.org/SD or call 605-339-4543.

ZooCub Class: A Buggy Back-to-School
Saturday 10am to 10:45am @ Great Plains Zoo
The oldest ZooCubs (ages 4-5) can have their own animal adventure with a lesson, craft, zoo tour and an animal visitor. Discover a different animal group every month (note that parents are welcome to attend, but not required).

Playing Doctor
Fri, Sat & Sun @The Olde Towne Dinner Theatre
Rob Brewster's parents are very, very proud of their son, the doctor. What they don't know is that Rob has used all the money they gave him for medical school to live on as he as has pursued his fledgling writing career. Inevitably, Rob's day of reckoning comes when his parents arrive for a visit.

Starlab Inflatable Planetarium
Sat 1pm, 2pm, 3pm @ Old Courthouse Museum
Discover the night sky, explore the constellations! Ages 5 and up

New Movies:

The Family (R) The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard. Robert DeNiro, Michelle Pfeiffer and Tommy Lee Jones star.

Insidious Chapter 2 (PG13) The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world. Patrick Wilson and Rose Byrne star.