1. FISHING DERBY: The city of Lansing Parks and Recreation will host the 17th annual Lansing Fishing Derby. The event is for children 15-under.

WHEN: 9 a.m. to noon Saturday

WHERE: Kenneth W. Bernard Community Park, 15650 Gilman Road

COST: $5 per person

INFO: 913-727-2960


2. QUILT SHOW: More than 30 quilts will be on display at Twin Oaks Independent Living.

WHEN: All day, through Sunday

WHERE: Twin Oaks Independent Living, 457 W. Eisenhower Road

COST: Free

INFO: 913-727-3400


3. BEER FEST & BBQ COMPETITION: More than 100 craft beers and numerous area barbecue food trucks will be featured. There will be live music and competitions.

WHEN: Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Kansas City Renaissance Festival grounds, 633 N. 130 St., Bonner Springs

COST: Prices vary

INFO: 913-721-2110


4. LIVE PERFORMANCE: The Heritage Center will present “Nunsense” in downtown Leavenworth.

WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Heritage Center, 109 Delaware St.

COST: $20 per person Friday and Saturday, $15 per person Sunday

INFO: 913-682-2122


5. DINNER THEATER: “Who Wants to Murder a Millionaire” murder mystery will be presented this weekend.

WHEN: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday

WHERE: Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery, 18807 158th St., Basehor

COST: $50 per person

INFO: 913-724-9463


BONUS PICK: Meriwether’s will feature a pre-Mother’s Day brunch and music event. There will be food and drink specials and harp music by Wujeong Duncan from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday.