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The second annual Yorktoberfest wine and beer festival runs from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, and Sunday, Oct. 28, at Sovereign Bank Stadium in downtown York. Taste craft beers and wines from about 20 breweries and wineries, browse vendor stands, listen to live music and more. Free admission. Tickets for tasting: $30 for beer, $20 for wine at the gate. Information: (717) 814-8087 or www.yorktoberfest.com.
The fourth annual Rural Radio Fall Music Fest features a dozen performers from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at Naylor Winery, 4069 Vineyard Road near Stewartstown. The event also features arts and crafts and Halloween activities for kids. Proceeds benefit the Children's Miracle Network. Tickets: $15 for adults, free for ages 15 and under. Information: (443) 928-1940 or www.myruralradio.com.
Poker players are invited to compete in Poker With Jimmy, a Texas Hold'em tournament to benefit children with cancer, at 1 p.m. Saturday at Goodwill Fire Co., 2318 S. Queen St., York Township. Doors open at noon. Prizes include a trip to Las Vegas, a big-screen TV and more. Admission is $20 in advance or $30 at the door. Information: (717) 870-7409 or www.pokerwithjimmy.com.
The National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors' regional convention is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, in Memorial Hall West at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. The show features exhibits and seminars on timepieces. Information: (717) 848-2596 or www.nawcc.org.
The 43rd Greater York Antiques Show and Sale features about six dozen dealers from 17 states with pieces spanning the late 1700s to the early 1950s. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, in Memorial Hall East at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. Proceeds benefit local YMCA programs. Admission: $10 for both days. Information: (717) 848-2596 or www.jimburkantiqueshows.net.
Bring on Play's Plaza Palooza focuses on a fall harvest theme from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, in front of Sovereign Bank Stadium. The playground, ice skating, games, pumpkin painting, Bugman and more will be open to families with children 12 and under. Admission: $4. Information: (717) 849-2287 or www.yorkcity.org/bop.
Bring the family canine along for the Moonlight Dog Walk at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at Rudy County Park in East Manchester Township. The walk will start at the Cardinal pavilion and feature dog games, stargazing and refreshments. Participants will receive a glow stick. Cost: $5. Information: (717) 840-7440 or www.yorkcountyparks.org.
Nixon County Park celebrates the season with its Fall Festival from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, and noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the park, 5922 Nixon Drive, Springfield Township. The fun includes free crafts, a scavenger hunt, hands-on exhibits, speakers and more. Information: (717) 428-1961 or www.yorkcountyparks.org.
Classic rock band Asia brings its 30th anniversary tour and fresh album to York for a show at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $35-$47. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
The next CapLive music series concert features The Lemonheads and special guest Birdie Busch at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $21. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
The eighth annual Dover Band Show will feature performances by eight marching bands at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Dover Area High School stadium, 46 W. Canal St., Dover. Gates open at 5 p.m. In bad weather, the show will move indoors to the gym. Tickets: $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Information: (717) 292-3671, ext. 10304.
“The Day I Saw Your Heart,” the final film in the York Jewish Film Festival, will be screened at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at Frank Theatres Queensgate Stadium 13, 2067 Springwood Road, York Township. The film mixes comedy and drama as a father balances relationships with his grown daughters and his new, pregnant wife. Tickets: $9. Information: (717) 843-0918 or www.yorkjcc.org.
“RiffTrax Live: Birdemic,” featuring the wisecracking crew of “Mystery Science Theater 3000” tackling a terrible thriller with comedy, will be shown live at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at R/C Theatres Hanover, 380 Eisenhower Drive, Hanover. Tickets: $12.50. Information: (717) 633-5703 or www.fathomevents.com.
The Class of '60 Somethin' Dance Party brings back memories with a show from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 27, in Horticultural Hall at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. Members of The Magnificent Men, Del-Chords and Custer's Last Band will perform with Class Act featuring Rita and other special guests. Soft drinks and snacks are included with admission; a cash bar is available. Tickets: $25. Information: (717) 757-6635 or www.classof60somethin.com.
Two York-Adams League Division II football leaders will collide on Friday night when Northeastern plays host to West York. Both teams are 3-0 in division action. That is just one of 11 games featuring York-Adams League teams on Friday.
Susquehanna Speedway Park will play host to the “Candy Bowl” on Saturday. Six classes of racing will be featured — the ARDC Midgets, Legends racers, sportsman modifieds, thundercars, minivans and a combination race featuring the 600cc and sidewinder micro sprints. Action starts at 2 p.m.