The Autumn Festival, a celebration of crafts and art, will return this week to the Ralston Arena. The festival runs Nov. 6 through Nov. 9.

Autumn Festival, An Arts and Crafts Affair / THURSDAY-SUNDAY

Hundreds of artists and crafters gather in the Ralston Arena for a weekend full of food, drink and handmade goods. Tickets are $9 for adults, $8 for seniors and free for children 10 and under. For more info, go to ralstonarena.com.

Sakura Japanese Festival / FRIDAY

Spend the evening experiencing Japanese culture including food, music, dance and interactive booths to try origami, calligraphy and more.

The event is on the UNO campus in the Milo Bail Student Center Ballroom. Tickets start at $5.

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience / SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Come see the popular TV medium live at the Holland Performing Arts Center. There are two shows with limited seating. For tickets and more info, go to ticketomaha.com.

Chili Crawl & Cookoff / SUNDAY

Several Midtown Crossing restaurants are cooking their best chilis. Spend the afternoon trying them all so you can cast your vote. Chili samplers are $3; drink prices vary. More information can be found at midtowncrossing.com.

This complete guide of local music, movies, dining and entertainment will have you weekend ready

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