Reggae Day, 1781 Brewing Company, 11109 Plank Road, Spotsylvania. Live music from Passafire, Adwela and the Uprising, Koolant Brown (formerly of the Wailers), Space Koi and Squid Inc. Noon-9 p.m. $15-$30. ID required. eventbrite.com.
WWII 1940s dinner and swing dance gala, Riverboat on the Potomac, 301 Beach Terrace, Colonial Beach. Sit-down dinner and dancing to the Fredericksburg Big Band. 6:30-11 p.m. $60-$75. WWII vintage attire encouraged. eventbrite.com.
Todd Meredith & The Rave-Ons, Flatbeds and Tailfins, 300 E. Main St., Remington. Buddy Holly tribute. 7-9 p.m. Doors open 6 p.m. $25-$30. flatbedsandtailfins.com.
Countdown to Christmas Expo, Fredericksburg Expo Center, 2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway. Crafters, vendors, entertainment and DIY demos. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5. fredericksburgartsandcraftsshows.com.
Film: “First Man,” Library of Congress Packard Theater, 19053 Mt. Pony Road, Culpeper. Neil Armstrong sets foot on the moon. (Universal, 2018) 7:30 p.m. Free. 202/707-9994.
Master Distiller’s Workshop, 1 Bowman Drive. Create four cocktails featuring the newest experimental release. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance and include all supplies, equipment and instruction for the evening and a bottle of the new release to take home. 540/373-4555; asmithbowman.com.