Looking for weekend plans? There are several events ranging from fundraising 5k races to standup comedy and everything in between happening around Lubbock on Saturday.
South Plains "Summer Fun Run"
9a.m. at Mackenzie Park
Dress as your favorite superhero and join other runners to raise funds to conquer hunger. For more information, visit http://www.sosfunrun.org/.
Video Game Jam
12:30 p.m. at The Game Center (3434 34th Street Suite B)
The Game Center will be hosting the Video Game Jam as a fundraiser for Buckner Foster Care. Each ticket comes with homemade carne guisada burrito, salsa, chips and a coke. Tournaments will be held throughout the day.
Blondes vs Brunettes Alzheimer's Charity Football Game
5 p.m. at the Jones AT&T stadium
Help raise awareness and funds in the fight against Alzheimers's disease by attending or participating in the Blondes vs Brunettes flag football game. For more information, visit http://act.alz.org/site/TR?pg=entry&fr_id=6230.
5 p.m. ath the National Ranching Heritage Center
Tickets: $65 to $75
Join the National Ranching Heritage Center for live music, food, art, dancing and more. For more information, visit http://nrhc.ttu.edu/annual-events/summer-stampede/.
Lubbock Original Beer Run
7 p.m. at Buffalo Springs Lake
The Epilepsy Foundation of Texas will be hosting Lubbock's Original Beer Run. The event will include a 5k race, beer and live music in an effort to raise funds for epilepsy awareness. For more information, visit http://eftx.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=576.
Intro to Brewing
11 a.m. at Sograte BBQ and Brew
Ever wanted to learn how to brew your own beer at home? Well, here's your chance. Join Sograte BBQ and Brew for a special Introduction to Homebrewing Class on Saturday. For more information, visit http://sograte.com/class/introduction-homebrewing-class.
American Chuckle and Standup Comedy Night
8 p.m. at The Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts
Tickets: $20 (http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/679607)
Looking for laughs? Join 5 Texas comedians, including Lubbock's very own Bobby Friske, for a night of fun at the Firehouse Theater located inside the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts. For more information, visit http://www.lhuca.org/firehousetheatre.html.