Poet and musician Saul Williams performs at the Kessler Thursday in a performance presented by Wordspace and the Dallas Poetry Slam.
Author Melissa del Bosque brings her book “Bloodlines,” about drug cartels and horse racing on the border, to the Wild Detectives at 7 p.m. Thursday. Then at 9 p.m. it’s “thirsty Thursday,” half drinking game, half play.
A fall block walk at Tyler/Davis starts at 6 p.m. Friday. There will be food trucks, a photo booth, pop-up shops, drinks and live music.
The Oak Cliff Cultural Center offers a free Día de los Muertos papier-mâché workshop from 2-5 p.m. Saturday.
Artist Kelly Clemons opens “Fire & Peace” at Jen Maudlin Gallery in the Bishop Arts District from 2-6 p.m. Saturday.
Chef Kelly Hightower of the bygone Oak Cliff favorite Kavala restaurant hosts a pop-up Greek dinner at Bolsa starting at 8 p.m. Sunday.