Sunday, Oct. 28
Busting bat myths
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Wild Birds Unlimited at 250 Palm Coast Parkway NE, Suite 503
Details: Wild Birds Unlimited will host a program about the importance of bats in ecosystems, with speaker Shari Blissett-Clark, a 25-year member of Bat Conservation International, President of the Florida Bat Conservancy and a member of the Florida Native Plant Society.
Zumbathon for breast cancer
When: 3-5 p.m.
Where: Flagler Palm Coast High School gymnasium, 5500 State Road 100
Details: MPower Fitness will host the second-annual Party in Pink Zumbathon for breast cancer. Last year’s event brought in 75 women spanning from Jacksonville to Daytona Beach, raising $1,125 for breast cancer research. Proceeds raised for the event will go to The Zumba Global Research Grant for Breast Cancer Prevention, a grant that annually generates over $3 million for Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation. Visit https://bit.ly/2yzk8jY for tickets.
Renese King performance
When: 4 p.m.
Where: Palm Coast United Methodist Church, 5200 Belle Terre Parkway
Cost: Freewill donation
Details: The Palm Coast United Methodist Church concert series will feature Renese King, instrumentalist, pianist and vocalist. King’s musical talents have taken her from spiritual and gospel singing at the church podium to timpani playing on the Carnegie Hall stage. Call 445-1600.
AAEA fundraising gala
When: 6-10 p.m.
Where: Hilton Garden Inn Palm Coast, 55 Town Center Blvd.
Cost: $125/couple; $75/individual; $500 for a table of 8
Details: The African American Entrepreneurs Association will host the black-tie fundraising gala. Cost for members is $50/individual and $90/couple. There will be a cocktail hour at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and an awards ceremony at 8 p.m. Visit http://www.aaeassociation.org or call 234-2014.
Tuesday, Oct. 30 and Wednesday, Oct. 31
Hall of Terror: Alien invasion
When: 7-9 p.m. on Oct. 30; 7-10 p.m. Oct. 31
Where: Palm Coast Fire Station 21, 9 Corporate Drive
Details: Bring your friends and family and get ready to scream as the city of Palm Coast brings aliens from your favorite moments in pop culture to life. This haunted house and show, with volunteer characters (many of whom are firefighters and other city employees), is recommended for ages 12 and older. No young children. Call the Fire Department at 386-986-2300.
Saturday, Nov. 3
Freedom Fest/Flag record
When: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Flagler Executive Airport, 201 Airport Rd, Bunnell
Cost: $5 for Freedom Fest
Details: The American Flag Project, a nonprofit organization in Palm Coast, is pursuing a World Record with the goal of the largest number of people waving an American flag in one place. There were 468 people at last year’s event, so the nonprofit is still working toward an outstanding record. The nonprofit will hand out American flags for a $1 donation. Contact the nonprofit at [email protected]. The flag event will be held at 2 p.m., during the Freedom Fest 2018, which takes place from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. The Freedom Fest will feature a veterans celebration, concerts, fireworks, food, beer, vendors and military aircraft displays.