Printed on: September 28, 2013


Fall has arrived, but there's still plenty to do outside today. Celebrate diversity at CommUNITY Fest, swing by the zoo or take the opportunity to peruse local markets.

CommUNITY Fest

The annual CommUNITY Fest runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Tautphaus Park. Events include a diversity fashion show, skateboard competition, children's activities, music and dance performances, and food and vendor booths. Admission is free. Visit www.cityofidahofallscommuni or call 360-3344.

Free zoo admission

While at Tautphaus Park, enjoy free admission to the zoo, which is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 612-8552 or visit

Farmers Market

The Idaho Falls Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 501 W. Broadway. It offers fresh produce, meat, pastries and crafts for sale, as well as live music. Visit

Saturday market

It's the last day of the season for the Idaho Falls Saturday Market, open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the greenbelt. The artisan market features handmade items such as jewelry and clothing, baked goods, food vendors and live entertainment. Call 589-7130.

'Moonlight and Magnolias'

The Actors' Repertory Theatre of Idaho presents "Moonlight and Magnolias" at The Phoenix theater, 257 W. Broadway. At 6:30 p.m., a preshow dinner begins, followed by the show at 7:30 p.m. The play is a dramatization of the five-day rewriting process of "Gone With the Wind." Shows continue Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 19. Tickets are $30. Call 522-8450 or visit

'Century of Broadway'

The Idaho Falls Arts Council presents "Century of Broadway" at 7:30 p.m. at the Colonial Theater, 450 A St. The show features music from "Rent," "Les Miserables," "Man of La Mancha" and other Broadway productions. Tickets are $25. Call 522-0471 or visit

Oktoberfest fundraiser

Idaho Brewing Co., 775 S. Capital Ave., will host an Oktoberfest fundraiser for Snake River Search Inc. The noon to 8 p.m. event will feature food, beverages, door prizes and silent auctions. Tickets are $10. Call 681-6814 or visit

'ART Idaho'

The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho's exhibit, "ART Idaho," is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 300 S. Capital Ave. The eighth biennial competition showcases the works of Idaho artists. Call 524-7777 or visit