Enchanted Forest: 4-8 p.m. Oct. 5 at Woodland Dunes, 3000 Hawthorne Ave., Two Rivers. Walk on candlelit trail and meet costumed animals. Self-guided tour. Wear costumes. Educational evening, not scary. Registration required. (920) 793-4007, woodlanddunes.org.
Going Big in the Bay skateboarding event and fundraiser: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5, Joannes Sk8park, 315 S. Baird St., Green Bay. Professional skateboarders Bryan Herman and Shane Heyl demonstrate their skateboard talent. Showcase your skills or just watch. Featuring local bands: Harvey Brown, Dead Modern Villains, and DJ-LMNTZ. Concessions, raffles, giveaways. Guest appearances by Ahman Green and Packers player Jarrett Bush. Face painting and balloon animals by Kidz Town. Performance by the Downtown YMCA Parkour Program. $5 donation requested. Proceeds toward future skateboarding opportunities and initiatives within the City of Green Bay. goingbiginthebay.com, (920) 448-3384.
Electronics Recycling Drive: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 5, Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary Nature Center lower parking lot, 1660 East Shore Drive, Green Bay. Electronics containing Freon, $10 per unit. baybeachwildlife.com, (920) 391-3671.
Fall Family Fun Day: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 5, Navarino Nature Center, W5646 Lindsten Road, Shiocton. Family-oriented activities, crafts, games, displays. Free. Two-hour sunset wagon tours available, 4-6:30 p.m., $10 nonmembers. (715) 758-6999, navarino.org.
Warrior Princess Mud Run: 9 a.m. Oct. 5, Mosquito Hill Nature Center, N3880 Rogers Road, New London. Noncompetitive 5K run and obstacle course. Proceeds benefit Harbor House Domestic Abuse Agency. $85 per person. warriorprincessmudrun.org/index.html.
Nite at the Bistro: 4:30 p.m. doors open, 6 p.m. dinner Oct. 5, Schussler's Supper Club, W3529 Marinette County B, Peshtigo. Semi-formal event raises money for Oconto Hospital/Medical Center and Oconto Area Humane Society & Animal Shelter. Dinner, live entertainment, and auctions. Emceed by Bill Jartz from WBAY Action 2 News. $50. (920) 834-4787.
Fall Family Festival: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 5, Green Bay Botanical Garden, 2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Games, crafts, family entertainment. $7 adults, $2 ages 5-12, age 4 and younger, free. Family rate, $10. (920) 490-9457, gbbg.org.
Shawano Area Quilters Quilt Show: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5, Shawano Civic Center, 225 S. Main St., Shawano. Quilt displays, demonstrations, raffle. $3 donation requested.
Recycling Fundraiser: 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 5, Heaven's Touch warehouse, 704 Lombardi Ave., Green Bay. Clean out your office, home, garage, storage unit and recycle unused items for a good cause. Anything with a cord (computers, laptops, dehumidifiers, telephones, appliances), working or not, can be recycled. Free recycling except TVs and monitors, $10; and TVs over 30 inches and consoles, $30. Proceeds benefit Heavens Touch, and will be used for the children's Dec. 15 Christmas program. Cindy, (920) 713-4069. Recycling by Cyber Green, (920) 246-7143, www.cybergreenllc.com.
Aurora BayCare Green Bay Duathlon: 7:30 a.m. Oct. 5, begins and ends at Aurora BayCare Sports Medicine, 1160 Kepler Drive, Green Bay. Register at msenow.com, active.com or call (800) 429-8044.
Downtown Soup Walk: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 5, downtown De Pere. Features 19 locations featuring homemade soup available for sampling. Attendees sample soups and vote for their favorite. Winner receives the Golden Ladle award for 2013. Advance tickets required, $15 for one or $25 for two. Available at A's Restaurant, 112 N. Broadway; Alternative Fuel, 520 George St.; hey, Daisy!, 124 N. Broadway, De Pere, or call (920) 403-0337. A portion of ticket proceeds will go to De Pere Christian Outreach's food pantry. definitelydepere.org/soup_walk.html, facebook.com/definitelydepere.
Pink Pumpkins for Cancer benefit: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 5, Schopf's Dairy View Country Store, 5169 Door County I, Carlsville. Family event with pony rides, face painting, raffles. Music by Modern Day Drifters. (920) 743-9779, dairyview.com.
Breast Cancer Family Foundation's Pink Pumpkin Walk: 8 a.m. activities, 10 a.m. 5K walk/run begins, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. Promotes healthy lifestyles while raising money to help Breast Cancer Family Foundation present Cancer Awareness and Prevention classes to local students and community members. (920) 498-5444, bcff.org/pink_information.php.
Safety Pins Bowl-A-Thon: 11 a.m. registration, noon 9-pin bowling begins Oct. 5, Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley, 2929 Allied St., Ashwaubenon. Lunch, raffles, door prizes, silent auction. Minimum $25 pledges/donation per bowler goes to Center for Childhood Safety. Register as an individual or as a team. (920)448-7081, centerforchildhoodsafety.org.
Targeting Breast Cancer Trap Shoot: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5, Brown County Sportsmen's Club, 1711 Deerfield Ave., Green Bay. Bird Lewis Shoots for men and women, $18 per 50 targets, $2 optional High Gun, merchandise shoot, bucket raffles, silent auction, gun raffle, soup and salad lunch, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Annette (920) 373-4438.
Oktoberfest: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 5, The Lorelei, 1412 S. Webster Ave., Allouez. Food, music under the tent. Greatest Hits Polka Band, noon-4 p.m. Big Mouth, 4-8 p.m. (920) 432-5921.
The Blessing of the Animals: 1 p.m. Oct. 5, First United Methodist Church garden, 501 Howe St., Green Bay. Bring your furry, gilled and four-legged family members for a pet blessing in the tradition of St. Francis of Assisi. Please leash or kennel all pets. (920) 437-9252, fumcbb.org.
Pride Alive @ 5: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 5, Broadway Center atrium, 211 N. Broadway, Green Bay. Music by The Outer Vibe, Sara Zacek & Ben Schmidt. $25 VIP ticket includes both shows, meet and greet with the bands, one drink and one food item. $10 general admission sold at the door for one show. (608) 561-8320.
Civic Symphony of Green Bay: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5, Meyer Theatre, 117 S. Washington St., Green Bay. $17 adult, $12 senior, $7 student or $40 family.