1. Expenditure for Plano Senior Recreation Center to go before City Council
Plano City Council will vote over an expenditure of more than $7 million that would fund the expansion project for the Plano Senior Recreation Center, 401 W. 16th St. The project will include a new fitness facility and equipment, as well as extra space for dining, classrooms and parking. Details about the expansion project are available on the recreation center’s website. The vote will take place at 7 p.m. Monday at the Plano Municipal Center, 1520 K Avenue.
2. Rocky Horror Picture Show provides twist on Art and Wine Walk
With Halloween approaching, this month’s art and wine walk will showcase select performances from the '70s cult-classic Rocky Horror Picture show, followed by a screening of the film at McCall Plaza. Attendees, who must be 21 years old or older, will sample wine at storefronts starting in the Downtown Plano Arts District, 998 E. 15th St. The event will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday. Tickets for the walk are $12 on downtown Plano’s website, and $18 at the door.
3. Plano international festival to bring variety of cultures together
Plano’s annual international festival will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Haggard Park, 901 E. 15th St. The event will include food trucks, music, dance performances and a movie screening from cultures around the world. The event will also include a fitness and wellness fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., which will provide free flu shots and health screenings. Other events include a naturalization ceremony and a parade of flags. Parking and admission are free to the public.