The Spring Garden Band will give its final free summer concert of the season at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, in Red Lion's Fairmount Park. The performance will include a brass choir and music by Giovanni Gabrielli, Louis Armstrong, Henry Mancini, Franz Schubert and John Williams. Information: www.springgardenband.org.
The Wellsville Fire Co. carnival opens at 5 p.m. Aug. 16-17 and 4 p.m. Aug. 18 on the fire company grounds off Community Street in the borough. Expect live music, rides, games, food and an antique tractor show. Information: 432-5428 or www.wellsvillefire.com.
Learn the ancient art of flintknapping, a skill for making tools from rock, during a free demonstration from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, at Nixon County Park, 5922 Nixon Drive, Springfield Township. Participants will learn the history and culture of the art and be able to try out stone axes, throwing sticks and other weapons. Information: 428-1961 or www.yorkcountyparks.org.
The 2012 International Powerlifting Association Raw National Powerlifting and Bench Press Championships get under way Saturday, Aug.
18, at the York Barbell Co., 3300 Board Road, Manchester Township. Admission: $12 for adults, $5 for ages 5-9, free for children under 5. Information: (717) 495-0024 or www.ipapower.com.
The Sweet Corn Festival takes over the Newberry Peddlers Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. The festival features fresh corn on the cob, chicken corn soup and other food. The market is located at 700 York Road off Route 382 in Newberry Township.
Information: (717) 932-4264 or www.newberrytownpeddlersmarket.com.
It's Peach Weekend at Brown's Orchards and Farm Market, with family-friendly events from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at the orchard, 8892 Susquehanna Trail South near Loganville. The day features a peach pie-eating contest, a barbecue, children's crafts and games, and visiting animals. Information: (717) 428-2036 or www.brownsorchards.com.
The annual Olde Tyme Days festival returns to Dover for three days of food and fun. Children's activities, tractor pulls, hayrides, flea and craft markets, a petting zoo, live music and more will run Friday, Aug. 17; Saturday, Aug. 18; and Sunday, Aug. 19, at 700 Canal Road. The gates open at 8 a.m. Friday and Sunday and 7 a.m. Saturday. Admission: $2 for adults, free for ages 10 and under. Information: (717) 943-0559 or www.oldetymedays.org.
The Indian Summer Jars will finish out the Lincoln Park concert series with a free show at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, in the park at the corner of Roosevelt Avenue and Parkway Boulevard. Bring blankets or lawn chairs for seating. Restrooms will be available. Information: (717) 846-0395 or www.yorkcity.org.
The National Watch and Clock Museum opens a military-themed exhibit, “Enlisting Time,” on Friday, Aug. 17. The exhibit features the personal timepieces of military personnel alongside their stories, including items from Pennsylvania veterans and President George Washington. The museum is located at 514 Poplar St. in Columbia, Lancaster County. Admission: $8 for adults, $4 for ages 5-16, free for children under 5. Information: (717) 684-8261 or www.museumoftime.org.
The Susquehanna League and Central League will compete in baseball playoff championship series over the weekend.
Game 2 of the best-of-5 Susquehanna League title series between York Township and Red Lion is set for 5:45 p.m. Thursday at York Township. Game 3 is at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Red Lion, with Game 4, if needed, at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at York Township. Game 5, if needed, is set for 5:45 p.m. Tuesday at Red Lion. Red Lion leads the series, 1-0.
The best-of-3 Central League playoff championship series between Stoverstown and Jefferson starts with Game 1 at 5:45 p.m. Thursday at Stoverstown. Game 2 is set for 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Jefferson, with Game 3, if needed, at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Stoverstown.
The Pullo Family Performing Arts Center has added the 1940s musical revue “In the Mood” to its lineup with a show at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16. Tickets are $33 and are on sale now. To order, call (717) 505-8900 or visit pullocenter.yk.psu.edu.
The CapLive concert series has added eclectic band Lost in the Trees and special guest Midtown Dickens to its lineup with a concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Capitol Theatre. Tickets are $14 and are on sale now. To order, call (717) 846-1111 or visit strandcapitol.org.