Esparza on Majestic Star stage
Comedian Felipe Esparza, winner of "Last Comic Standing," will perform at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Majestic Star Casino, One Buffington Harbor Drive, Gary. For more information, visit majesticstarcasino.com.
Bizarre Bazaar scheduled
The Downtown Hammond Council will have its Bizarre Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 21 at Harrison Park, at Hohman Avenue and Waltham Street in Hammond. Live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, pie baking contest, kids games and art activities, pony rides, bean bag tournament and more will be featured. For more information, visit downtownhammond.org.
Mokena Food and Wine Festival
The 10th annual Mokena Food and Wine Festival will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 14 at Historic McGovney-Yunker Farm, 10824 LaPorte Road, Mokena, Ill. Enjoy food, wine and live entertainment at the event. For more information, visit mokena.com.
Dennis Miller to perform in Merrillville
Comedian Dennis Miller will perform Oct. 5 at Star Plaza Theatre, Interstate 65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville. Tickets are $57, $47 and $37. For more information, visit starplazatheatre.com.