OPENINGS AND EXTRAS
Four decades of Southern rock from The Marshall Tucker Band merits a greatest hits tour, which stops at the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, 1031 Edgecomb Ave. on the Penn State York campus, for a concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Tickets: $35-$50. Information: (717) 505-8900 or pullocenter.yk.psu.edu. Read the York Weekend interview with lead singer Doug Gray here.
Irreverent comedic duo Key and Peele bring their show to the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, 1031 Edgecomb Ave. on the Penn State York campus, at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Tickets: $32-$40. Information: (717) 505-8900 or pullocenter.yk.psu.edu.
The beloved musical “Annie” takes the stage at DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre, 100 Carlisle Ave. Shows start at 6:30 p.m. Friday and run through Dec. 16, with some performances already sold out. Tickets: $8-$12. Information: (717) 848-8623 or www.dreamwrights.org. Read the feature story and watch a video here.
Feel the holiday spirit at the Christmas With The Celts concert featuring music, comedy and Irish dancing at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St. Tickets: $33-$45. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
The Ni Riain School of Irish Dance presents a Christmas Ceili featuring live music, dancing, food, prizes, a visit from Santa and more from 6 to 9 p.
m. Sunday at the Emmanuel Christian Fellowship Social Hall, 2309 E. Philadelphia St. Tickets: $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $8 for ages 7-17, free for ages 6 and under. Information: www.niridance.com.
Robert Irvine of the television show “Dinner: Impossible” presents a live, interactive cooking demo at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St. Tickets: $42-$52. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Watch the canines compete at the Jet Set Frosty Paws Flyball Tournament on Saturday and Sunday in Memorial Hall at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. Racing starts at 8 a.m. and goes all day. Spectator admission is free. Well-behaved dogs are welcome. Information: (717) 848-2596 or www.jetsetflyball.com.
Hanover High School presents the all-ages musical “The Little Mermaid Jr.,” featuring a mix of elements from the Disney film and Broadway show, at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the school auditorium, 403 Moul Ave., Hanover. Tickets: $7 for adults, $5 for students in advance; $2 higher at the door. Information: (717) 637-9000 or www.hanoverpasta.com.
OrangeMite Studios and the Dover Community Orchestra presents a free concert of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and other holiday favorites at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Calvary Lutheran Church, 9 N. Main St., Dover, and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Dover Community Library, 3700 Davidsburg Road, Dover. Information: www.orangemite.com.
The third annual Primp the Runway Fashion Show features more than a dozen models, a variety of local designers and vendors from several states at 7 p.m. Saturday at the York City Ice Arena, 941 Vander Ave. Tickets: $15 online or $20 at the door. Information: (717) 332-9386 or www.primpagency.webs.com.
The West York football team will play for the District 3-AAA championship at 7 p.m. Friday at Hersheypark Stadium. The Bulldogs will face Bishop McDevitt in a battle of 13-0 teams. At that same time at Altoona's Mansion Park, Delone Catholic (9-3) will battle Bellwood-Antis (12-1) in a PIAA Class A state quarterfinal contest.
The New Standard Corporation Wrestling Invitational is set to start at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at York College.
Tickets to see award-winning country group Lady Antebellum at the 2013 York Fair go on sale at 8 a.m. Saturday at the fair box office, 334 Carlisle Ave., online at www.yorkfair.com and by phone at (717) 848-2033. The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. Tickets are $58-$73 and include fair admission.