Best of November entertainment calendar
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The Best of November 2012 calendar highlights York County entertainment events throughout the month.

Mann up

Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann will give a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, 1031 Edgecomb Ave. on the Penn State York campus. Tickets: $37. Information: (717) 505-8900 or pullocenter.yk.psu.edu.

Etheridge rocks

Rocker Melissa Etheridge's "4th Street Feeling" tour stops in York for a concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $61-$106. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Shopping

Local crafters are gearing up for Christmas with holiday shopping festivals:

-- Christmas at the Guild, by the York Town Craft Guild, from noon to 7 p.m. Nov. 8-9 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 10-11, at Friendship Fire House, 639 N. Franklin St., York. Information: (717) 845-3206 or www.ytcg.org.

-- Christmas in York, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 10, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 11, at the York Expo Center's Old Main Building, 334 Carlisle Ave. Admission: $5 for adults, free for ages 12 and under. Information: (717) 848-2596 or www.pagardenshowofyork.com.

-- Christmas in Loganville, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at 17 locations in Loganville, Jacobus and Seven Valleys. Look for event flags. Information: www.christmastimeinloganville.com.

'I Alone'

Ed Kowalczyk, former lead singer of Live, brings his solo show, the "I Alone" acoustic tour, to the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, 1031 Edgecomb Ave. on the Penn State York campus, for a concert at 7:30 p.

Best of November entertainment calendar
View the Best of November entertainment calendar for events in York County throughout the month. (Todd Stouch illustration)
m. Friday, Nov. 9. Tickets: $29. Information: (717) 505-8900 or pullocenter.yk.psu.edu.

Visit 'Avenue Q'

"Avenue Q," the R-rated musical puppet comedy, opens Friday, Nov. 9, at York Little Theatre, 27 S. Belmont Ave., Spring Garden Township. Shows start at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17 and at 3 p.m. Nov. 11 and 18. Tickets: $18-$23. Information: (717) 854-5715 or www.ylt.org.

Wine time

The fourth annual Wine Just off the Vine tour lasts from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 10-11 and 17-18 at 23 wineries on the Mason-Dixon Wine Trail. Visitors will receive free samples, discounts and a souvenir wine glass. Tickets allow unlimited visits at all wineries. Tickets: $15 with alcohol or $5 for designated drivers. Information: (717) 888-858-9675 or www.masondixonwinetrail.com.

Ride the Zeppelin

Drummer John Bonham's son leads a musical tribute to his dad and the band in Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $39-$49. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

On the hunt

A lonely deer stand can drive any man mad. The comedy "Deer Camp: The Musical!" follows four hunters on their way to camp at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $20-$29. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Pops concert

The York Symphony Orchestra presents a pops tribute to Gershwin with featured pianist Kevin Cole at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $36-$56; $18 for students. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Motown memories

Grammy-winning R&B singer Smokey Robinson will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $46-$68. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Hoots & Hellmouth

Roots rockers Hoots & Hellmouth will hit York for a Black Friday concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23, in the CapLive concert series at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $14. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Christmas Magic

The annual Christmas Magic: A Festival of Lights features a half-mile walking trail with new and classic displays of Christmas lights, animated scenes, trains and more as well as food and live music at Rocky Ridge County Park, 3699 Deininger Road in Springettsbury Township. Admission: $5-$8. Information: (717) 840-7443 or www.yorkcountyparks.org.

Southern rock

Four decades of Southern rock from The Marshall Tucker Band merit 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, Nov. 29. Tickets: $35-$50. Information: (717) 505-8900 or pullocenter.yk.psu.edu.

Laugh riot

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, Nov. 30. Tickets: $32-$40. Information: (717) 505-8900 or pullocenter.yk.psu.edu.

Lucky orphan

The beloved musical "Annie" takes the stage Nov. 30 at DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre, 100 Carlisle Ave., York. Shows start at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15 and at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 1, 2, 8, 9, 15 and 16. Tickets: $8-$12. Information: (717) 848-8623 or www.dreamwrights.org.

An Irish Christmas

Feel the holiday spirit at the Christmas With The Celts concert featuring music, comedy and Irish dancing at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $33-$45. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.