Concert celebrating the life of the popular journalist, activist, philanthropist and patron of the arts Chris Farklekas at the Paramount Theater, 17 South St., 3pm. Features an outstanding array of actors, singers and musicians. Master of Ceremonies film producer Declan Baldwin. Non-profit fundraiser.
Old Time Fiddler's Fall Performance at the Unity Grange Hall, 554 Galilee Rd., 8pm. $8/person at the door. Door prizes, refreshments for sale, family friendly. Benefits: Unity Grange.
The Calidore String Quartet will perform Bach, Mozart, and Mendelssohn at the Milford Theatre, 7:30pm. Tickets cost $20 at the door, $15 in advance. 570/409-1269.
Thunder 102 and Schmidt’s Rentals will host an evening with Bucky Covington at Monticello Casino & Raceway. Covington was an "American Idol" finalist in season 5 and the 2011 ThunderBash Headliner. Meet and greet in HYPE at 7:30pm, and then acoustic performance at 9:15pm. 18 and older. Ticket: bring a new unwrapped toy.
Fall Fiddle Festival at the Beach Lake Fire Hall, 1033 Beach Lake Hwy. Doors open at 1pm, music starts at 2pm. Come out for an afternoon of traditional music with some of the finest fiddlers in the tri-state area performing their favorite tunes. Bring the family for a musical afternoon.
RiverFolk Concerts presents trio Brother Sun at The Cooperage, 7:30pm. Fusing folk, Americana, blues, pop, jazz, rock, and a cappella singing, Brother Sun is an explosion of musical diversity and harmony. Suggested donation $20 reserved, $25 at the door. Snacks available, BYOB. 845/252-6783.
RiverFolk Concerts presents Honor Finnegan at The Cooperage, 3pm. Based in New York City, she has been making a splash in the northeastern regional folk scene with her original songs and ukulele playing. Suggested donation $15 reserved, $20 at the door. Snacks available, BYOB. 845/252-6783.
RiverFolk Concerts presents Christine Lavin & Don White: On the Funny Side of the Street at The Cooperage, 7pm. Suggested donation $20reserved, $25 at the door. Snacks available, BYOB. 845/252-6783.
Live Music Friday at Glass—wine. bar. kitchen. at Ledges Hotel, 119 Falls Ave., 8-11pm. A rotating line-up of live music in the lounge. No cover charge. email@example.com or 570/226-1337.
Open Mic Night at Cocoon Coffee House, 7-9pm. Organized by Harmony Presents with support from the Downtown Hawley Partnership. Sign-up begins at 6:30pm. Each performer gets 2 songs or 7 minutes. firstname.lastname@example.org or 570/226-6130.