Autumn Arts Festival

The 12th Annual Whitley County Autumn Arts Festival will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Courthouse lawn. The event will feature a children’s tent, face painting, a sidewalk chalk drawing attraction, silent auction and student art show. Admission is free. Visit www.wcaaf.org for more information.

Farmers Market

Whitley County Farmers Market will intermingle with the arts festival Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Local vendors will have fruits, vegetables and plants for sale, along with numerous crafts and homemade items.


Whitley County’s Distinguished Young Woman program will be held Saturday in Columbia City High School’s auditorium at 7 p.m.Ten teens will participate in the program which will feature fitness and talent displays.Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.

Pinestock Music Festival

Pinestock Music Festival will be held Saturday in Churubusco at the corner of U.S. 33 and CR 550 E, 6725 N. 550 E.Gates open at noon. Tickets can be purchased at the gate for $30, which include a “bottomless beer cup,” or $25 for nondrinkers and those under the age of 21.Primitive camping will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The festival will feature local and area bands and musicians.Visiti www.pinestockfestival.com for more information.

Dean Jagger program

The Whitley County Historical Museum will host a program about local past Hollywood movie star, Dean Jagger. The program will take place Sunday at 2 p.m.The afternoon will feature stories, photos and movie clips as well as information on the life of Dean Jagger. Admission is free.The museum is located at 108 W. Jefferson St., Columbia City.