Get a glimpse into the rich Turkish heritage at the 3rd Annual Turkic Cultures & Children's Festival. Celebrating the traditions of peoples from across the Turkic region, including Bosnia, Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan, the festival offers live music, authentic food, folk dancing, handmade crafts, shadow theater and carnival games. Noon to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Hermann Square, 900 Smith. For information, call 713-974-1412 or visit www.turkicfest.org. Free to $5.
Sat., Nov. 7; Sun., Nov. 8, 2009