Calling all writers and poets! The deadline to enter Nashville Scene’s second annual Short Fiction and Poetry Contest is quickly approaching. Winners will receive a cash prize, plus publication in our Oct. 10 issue. For contest instructions, visit our Events page at http://www.nashvillescene.com/Events/. Entry deadline is Sept. 19.... On Sept. 14 and 15, support local artists by attending this year’s Centennial Celebration at the Centennial Park Art Center. This free event features excellent arts and crafts, live acoustic music, children’s activities and more.... It’s fall againand that means it’s time to watch football on the big screen at the Belcourt Theatre. Make plans to Tailgate at the Belcourt this Sunday, Sept. 15, when the Tennessee Titans take on the Cowboys from Dallas. Food, beer, Bloody Marys and prize giveaways will be waiting.... Feeling mangy lately? Then treat yourself to a little skin, hair and body pampering at Elan during The Mane Event on Sept. 15 to benefit the Nashville Humane Association. Call 269-0222 for tickets.... There’s more than meets the eye during An Evening of Illusion, a benefit for Nashville’s community-based AIDS organization, Nashville CARES. The event, featuring live entertainment, karaoke, a silent auction and more, takes place Sept. 16 at Nashville Nightlife Theater.... Finally, for information about the special premiere of Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie, visit www.nashvillescene.com/cgi-bin/contest.cgi for a chance to meet Sara Evans, Larry the Cucumber and Bob the Tomato in person.... This week’s movie sneak is The Four Feathers.