SATURDAY, OCT. 29
LOCAL HEROES CHILI COOK-OFF. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featuring local police officers, firefighters, military personnel, medical responders. Vote for your favorite chili. Money raised will be donated to Partners in Caring. ShopRite of Bristol, 1200 Farmington Ave., Bristol.
SATURDAY, NOV. 5
BREWERY BUS TRIP. Held by the Columbus Association of Bristol. 7:30 a.m., leave commuter parking lot on the corner of Lake Avenue and Middle Street. 8:30 p.m. return. Tour Samuel Adams Brewery, Harpoon Brewery, and Wachusett Brewery Co. $70. (860) 690-1516, leave a message.