1. Big Smitty Band at Kansas Crossing

Southwest Missouri’s Big Smitty Band is playing a free show Friday at Kansas Crossing Casino. The versatile band plays a range of tunes from pop, rock, country, funk and more. The band will take the stage at the Bronco Bar inside Kansas Crossing at 8 p.m. Must be 21 to enter.

2. Sugar Rush Grand Opening

A sugar rush is coming to Pittsburg this weekend as Sugar Rush “Sweet Treats” opens its doors. The ribbon cutting takes place at 11 a.m. Saturday and signifies the grand opening of the ice cream and candy shop. .

3. Tool Time with Kevin

From 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, ArtForms Gallery will present “Tool Time with Kevin.” The presentation will teach artists how to refurbish old tools, as well as sharpen and repair tools so that each piece of art is the best it can be.

4. Boiler Room Brewhaus Grand Opening

The Boiler Room Brewhaus is the first microbrewery in Fort Scott. This Saturday it will open its doors with more than just craft beer. From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. the brewery will be open and include beer, food and live music.