Who says Country and Ballet don’t mix? Of course they do. Check out Country Night at Lagunitas. Featuring singer McKenna Faith, barbecue, beer and plenty of tunes, the Monday, Sept. 23 event benefits Petaluma City Ballet. Tickets are $15-$22: call 762-3972 or visit petalumacityballet.org. The evening is from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Lagunitas Brewery, 1280 N. McDowell Blvd.
Getcher Red Hots, and yer Hot Rods right here – over at Roy’s. From 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, the Sky O’Banion Blue Band plays at the second annual Hotrod and Kustom Stampede, a lot full of traditional-style hot rods, customs and choppers at Roy’s Chicago Dogs @ the Yard, 84 Corona Road. The free family event also features plenty of food. Visit Roy’s Chicago Dogs @ the Yard on Facebook for details.
It’s a weekend for wheels in P-town, as the 17th annual Festival on the Hill and Hill on Wheels Car Show gets underway at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 at the United Church of Christ, 825 Middlefield Drive. There will be a nine-category vintage and classic car show, Huli-Huli chicken barbecue, with takeout available, music, activities for kids, local crafts and a silent auction. Admission is free: car show registration is $30-$40. Visit uccpetaluma.org or call 763-2454.
It’s time for the 18th Halloween and Vine art show, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 in Hermann Sons Hall, 860 Western Ave. Admission is $5. Visit halloweenandvine.com for details.
Experience the fun of Jim Henson’s neglected film “Labyrinth” on the big screen at the Phoenix Theater – with a live, shadow cast acting out the movie. The 1986 British-American fantasy film stars David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly and the marvelous puppets of Henson’s Creature Shop. Doors open at 9:30 p.m., the film starts at 10 p.m. Cost is $10. The Phoenix is at 201 Washington St. Visit thephoenixtheater.com for details and tickets.
Locals know that the end of September means it’s time for the Fall Antique Faire and Sunday, Sept. 29 is the day. Gather with antique and collectible fans downtown on Kentucky Street from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. to browse and shop for finds from more than 180 dealers. Visit petalumadowntown.com.
Send your Petaluma events listings to Katie Watts at firstname.lastname@example.org.