If you’re looking for fun this weekend, we have you covered as the first weekend of fall in Bismarck-Mandan offers plenty of activities.

The annual Applefest is Saturday and Sunday at Buckstop Junction on the east side of town off Bismarck Expressway. They’ll have apple pies, tarts, cider, and plenty of apples!

The Hops for Cops Oktoberfest Celebration is Saturday at the DISTRICT in Downtown Bismarck. It will be outside of The Pond and Lucky Duck's on the corner of 3rd St and Rosser. Live music, comedians and plenty of food and drinks. This is to benefit We Support the Badge.

The weather forecast has improved with showers moving out overnight Friday into Saturday, but clearing during the day and partly cloudy and windy on Sunday.