The York Weekend roundup of entertainment openings, extras, weekend sports and ticket sales for Feb. 28 - March 7.
See more March entertainment events on York Weekend's Best of March entertainment calendar.
OPENINGS AND EXTRAS
First Friday celebrates Girls' Night Out in March with a focus on women's fashion, health, beauty and more from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 1, in downtown York. Special events include a Parliament fashion show at 6 p.m. at Marketview Arts, 37 W. Philadelphia St.; a Jazz in the City concert from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Strand Studio, 50 N. George St., $3 cover; and a talk and book signing by author Scott Mingus Sr. at 7 p.m. at the York Emporium, 343 W. Market St. Information: (717) 849-2331 or downtownyorkpa.com.
Celtic folk rockers Gaelic Storm will deliver a high-energy concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 1, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $30-$40. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
The French film "Rust and Bone," starring Matthias Schoenaerts and Marion Cotillard, comes to York with screenings at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 2, and 3 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. The R-rated film runs 120 minutes. Tickets: $7. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
The York Youth Symphony Orchestra presents a winter concert of Mahler, Strauss and more at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 3, in the William Penn Senior High School auditorium, 101 W. College Ave., York. Tickets: $10. Information: yorkyouthsymphony.org.
The Best Wedding Showcase bridal show invites brides and friends to check out catering, gowns, photography and more from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 2000 Loucks Road, West Manchester Township. Door prizes will be awarded. Admission: $5. Information: www.bestweddingshowcase.com.
Five York-Adams League teams will play for District 3 basketball championships this weekend at the Giant Center in Hershey. The action starts at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, when the York Catholic girls battle Delone Catholic for the Class AA title. The Delone boys will try to win a AA title at 6:45 p.m. Friday, March 1, when they take on Trinity. On Saturday, March 2, the Susquehannock girls will attempt to take the AAA crown when they face Palmyra. That game will be followed at 1 p.m., when the York High boys face Harrisburg for the AAAA championship.
The District 3 Swimming Championships are set for Friday and Saturday, March 1-2, at Cumberland Valley High School. Action starts at noon Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday.
Tickets to see country singer-songwriter Hayes Carll and special guest Warren Hood and The Goods in the CapLive concert series are on sale now. The show starts at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets are $18. For details, call (717) 846-1111 or visit www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Tickets for the York County Heritage Trust's homebrewing workshop series are on sale now. The workshops are set for March 30, April 20 and May 14. Over the three sessions, attendees will learn how to brew beer, bottle beer, make bread and churn butter, and evaluate the finished beers. Tickets are $70. For details, call (717) 848-1587 or visit www.yorkheritage.org.
Tickets to see mature-audiences comedian Tracy Morgan are on sale now. The show starts at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $39.50-$49.50. For details, call (717) 846-1111 or visit www.mystrandcapitol.org.