So, September is on its way out and October is arriving this weekend. And it's finally Friday, but you're not sure what to do this weekend. Don't worry cause Mix has got it covered. Whether you want to travel for some fun or stay in town the Mix Picks has got this one, done.

1.  1st Anniversary Open House Celebration!  Hosted by The K9Konnection
Happening: Sunday, October 1 at 11 AM - 3 PM
Location: The K9Konnection 35 Patrick Ln, Suite 4, Poughkeepsie
This might be a mix pics first and event that you can do with your dog K9Konnection is celebrating their one-year anniversary by throwing a big bash. The festivities are going down this Sunday kicking off at 11 a.m. at the K9Konnection location in Poughkeepsie. Well-behaved dogs are more than welcome to attend with their humans. There will be plenty of food and beverages for those on two and four legs.

2. Kevin James In Concert
Location: Bardavon 1869 Opera House 35 Market St, Poughkeepsie
Happening: Saturday, September 30 at 9:30 PM
Kevin James in the Hudson Valley, who can pass up this star of movies and King of Queens? He's going to be heading to the Bardavon 1869 Opera House in Poughkeepsie. It's certainly going to be a great night for stand-up kicking off at 9:30 p.m.

3. Dutchess/Ulster Out of the Darkness Community Walk
Location: Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park 61 Parker Ave, Poughkeepsie
Happening: Saturday, September 30 at 9:30 AM - 2 PM
Taking over the Walkway Over the Hudson this Saturday is Out of the Darkness Community Walk. This walk is to raise awareness for those suffering from depression and suicide as well as to raise funds for education and advocacy. This annual event is hoping to reduce the suicide rate by 20% by 2025. This walk will also have free food, live music, and a dove release.

4. The 1st Annual New York Vegan Food & Drink Festival
Location: Randall's Island Park 20 Randall's Island Park, New York
Happening:  Sunday, October 1 at 11 AM - 7 PM
Heading to the city this weekend for the first-ever New York Vegan Food and Drink Festival. This Festival will take over Randall's Island on Sunday kicking off at 11 a.m.  Festival-goers have an opportunity to enjoy some of the best vegan cuisine along with plenty of wine and spirits on hand. For more information and tickets go to

5.  Mix At The Movies: American Made & Flatliners
Hitting the box office this weekend is Tom Cruise biopic, American Made. This true story sent around a pilot who leaves TWA to become a CIA agent. Also out in theaters is Flatliners which is a Sci-Fi psychological horror starring Ellen Page and Nina Dobre. This flick tells the story of five medical students who tamper with death as a way to truly experience life.