OktoberFest: Thursday, Oct. 10, 3-6 p.m. in the Cardinal Center at Skagit Valley College, Mount Vernon. Cardinal Craft Brew tastings will be paired with small plates prepared by SVC Culinary Arts student chefs. Enjoy brats, spätzle, apple strudel, and more. Cardinal Craft beers will be on tap. This family friendly event is free, with $2 tasting tickets sold at the door. Attendees must bring identification to be served alcohol.
Loco Billy’s: Live music, dancing and weekly jam/open mic are featured at the Wild Moon Saloon, 27021 102nd Ave. NW, Stanwood. Big dance floor, free pool. See or call 425-737-5144 for details and tickets.
Tightwad Thursday: Oct. 10. Loco Billy’s hosts a jam at 8 p.m. Play, sing,