Get your pumpkin spice on at the Bishop Arts autumn wine walk.

Or buy a VIP ticket to Shop, Eat, Drink, Pink, a fundraiser in Bishop Arts for Mammogram Poster Girls, and help fund mammograms for women and men who need them.

Catch Simon Joyner, a Wisconsin singer/songwriter who influenced bands you’ve heard of, at The Wild Detectives Friday. Austin-based songwriter Adam Ostrar opens.

Celebrate nine years of DJ Wanz Dover’s residency at Nova starting at 10 a.m. Friday.

Friday, Oct. 4, is St. Francis of Assisi’s feast day. Fur babies are welcome at Blessing of the Animals following the 8 a.m. mass at St. Cecilia Catholic Church Friday and from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at Church in the Cliff.

The Texas Theatre’s weekend lineup includes “The Evil Dead,” “The Return of the Living Dead,” and “Seven Samurai,” plus last chance to catch the Miles Davis documentary.