Best of January 2014 calendar
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Cult classic

The Strand-Capitol kicks off its late-night First Friday film series with cult-classic "The Warriors" at 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $7. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

First Friday

Start 2014 with some First Friday fun from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, in downtown York City. Live music, food samples and special deals will be featured as several businesses. Information: 717-849-2331 or www.downtownyorkpa.com.

Made in Pa.

The 2014 Pennsylvania Farm Show features food, animals, exhibits, demonstrations and more Jan. 4-11 at the Farm Show Complex along North Cameron and Maclay streets in Harrisburg. Exhibits are open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. most days. Admission is free; parking is $10. Information: 717-787-5373 or www.farmshow.state.pa.us".

A taste of the '20s

A night of bathtub gin, bootleggers and the roar of the '20s is slated for Tin Pan Tuesday from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, at the York County Heritage Trust's Historical Society Museum, 250 E. Market St., York. Philadelphia jazz trio Drew Nugent & The Midnight Society will perform. Tickets: $25-$30. Information: 717-848-1587 ext. 232.

Toys and trains

Immerse yourself in the world of miniature railroading at Greenberg's Train and Toy Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, and Sunday, Jan. 12, in Memorial Hall at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave., West Manchester Township. Tickets: $8. Information: www.greenbergshows.com.

Happy Valley

Documentary film "365 Days - A Year in Happy Valley" will be presented at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center, 1031 Edgecomb Ave. on the Penn State York campus.

Best of January 2014 entertainment calendar
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The award-winning crew of the film spent more than a year living and working in and around State College documenting the community's struggle to survive following scandal. Tickets: $12. Information: 717-505-8900.

Murder mystery

Guilty strangers are trapped on an island in Agatha Christie's mystery "And Then There Were None," opening on stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, at the York Little Theatre, 27 S. Belmont St., Spring Garden Township. Additional performances will be held Jan. 18-19 and 23-26. Shows start at 3 p.m. Sundays and 7:30 p.m. all other nights. Tickets: $12-$25. Information: 717-854-5715 or www.ylt.org.

Bee there

Let beekeeper Morrell Sipe introduce you to the world of honeybees and learn how to start a hive at home from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Richard M. Nixon County Park in Springfield Township. Registration is required for this free program. Information: 717-428-1961 or www.yorkcountyparks.org.

Chef challenge

Serve as the judge for a culinary competition from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, at the Chef Challenge at the YorKitchen inside Central Market, York. Local chefs go head-to-head as the mystery ingredient is revealed for three courses. Tickets: $55. Information: 717-814-8879 or www.yorkitchen.com.

WAR and peace

Peace-promoting band WAR performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. The groups classic hits include "Low Rider," "Why Can't We Be Friends?" and "The Cisco Kid." Tickets: $34-$44. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Fiddling sisters

Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe will perform a blend of western swing, vintage country, bluegrass and jazz on stage when The Susquehanna Folk Music Society presents The Quebe Sisters Band at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, at Marketview Arts, 37 W. Philadelphia St., York. Tickets: $10-$22. Information: 717-745-6577 or www.sfmsfolk.org.

Jam band

Progressive rock band moe. comes to York with Karl Denson's Tiny Universe at 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $ 38. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.

Homemade sleds

The annual Cardboard Derby at Roundtop Mountain Resort features a Candy Rush theme this year. Watch the cardboard creations slide down the slope at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, at Roundtop Mountain Resort, 925 Roundtop Road, Warrington Township. Registration check-in begins at 3 p.m. Competition entry fee is $30 per team ($20 before Jan. 19). Information: 717-432-9631 or www.skiroundtop.com.

'American Pie'

Singer-songwriter Don McLean takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, with his classic hits including "American Pie" and "Vincent (Starry Starry Night)" at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $38-$49. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.