Wednesday, Oct. 11
Event: Granger Smith
The singer and songwriter from Austin, Texas, had a top hit with “Backroad Song” and released an album, “The County Boy Song,” under his alter ego: Earl Dribbles Jr. Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $15-$20 (does not include fair admission).
Event: Screening of ‘Night of the Living Dead’
The Way Back Wednesday movie series is getting ready for Halloween by screening the 1968 cult classic zombie horror film. Visalia Fox Theatre, 308 W. Main St., Visalia, 559-625-1369, www.foxvisalia.org, $5.
The former pedestrian mall will open Oct. 21 as a street and this workshop will explain how investors and business owners can expect the upcoming changes to impact them. Bitwise South Stadium, 700 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-222-3058, www.eventbrite.com/e/downtown-investment-series-fulton-district-what-now-tickets-38304807711, free.
Event: Theresa Caputo
The “Long Island Medium” has a hit show on TLC and will give live audience readings and share her personal stories as a wife, mom and medium. Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno, 800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com, $44-$75.
Community: How to write, edit and publish your book
Maci Davis is a self-published, young adult author who will share her insights on writing, editing and self-publishing. Betty Rodriguez Regional Library, 3040 N. Cedar Ave., Fresno, 559-600-9245, www.fresnolibrary.org, free.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.