Fall Festival at Gifford Farms
The educational Gifford Farm, 700 Camp Gifford Rd, Bellevue, is hosting a Fall Festival this Saturday, Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit with your whole family for farm fun games, pony rides, hay rides and other farm activities. For more information, call 402.597.4920.
Pita Pit Opens in Omaha
For those readers looking for an alternative to burgers and subs, perhaps the new Pita Pit, located in the L St. Marketplace Suite 101, will hit the spot. With other locations throughout the United States, this is the first Pita Pit in Omaha, which opened in the middle of September. The Pita Pit offers either a take-away menu or you can stay in and eat. The menu consists of Lebanese-style bread filled with meats, veggies and signatures sauces. For hours and items available, visit pitapitusa.com.
Hops and Grapes
This is the first Hops and Grapes Fall Festival, being held on Friday Oct. 11 at the Field Club of Omaha, 3615 Woolworth Ave. This casual event, which runs from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., promises a fun night under the stars with great food, craft beers and wine tastings. Plus, there will be bocce ball and live music throughout the night performed by the Shenanigans. All proceeds will benefit the Partnership 4 Kids programs. For more information on tickets and the event, visit www.p4k.org.