Openings and extras
Dark-wave instrumental-experimental group JoyCut will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at The Depot, 360 W. Cottage Place, York. Tickets: $8. Information: 717-846-6556 or www.thedepotyork.com.
Restaurant Week wraps up with a Food Truck Showdown from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at Liquid Hero Brewery, 50 E. North St., York. Baron Von Schwein, Forno Bova and Taco El Camino will be serving up pork, pizza and tacos from inside the brewery. Information: www.restaurantweekyork.com.
Local author Jessica Eppley will be signing copies of her books - aimed at teens, young adults and fantasy fans - from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at the Recycled Reader Used Book Store, 1212 E. Market St., York. Information: 717-891-7411.
Popular fundraiser "There's Guinness In It!" returns from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 6, to Central Market House, 34 W. Philadelphia St., York. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available at Kimmans, corner of Beaver and Philadelphia streets, and Take Five Expresso Bar, located in Central Market York. Tickets: $25. Information: www.yorksaintpatricksdayparade.org.
Children ages 6 and up are invited to bring their blocks to build along at a LEGO Block Party from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 1, at Kaltreider-Benfer Library, 147 S. Charles St., Red Lion. Registration is required. Information: 717-244-2032.
Alternative rock band Grace's Downfall takes the stage with World's End at 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at Fat Daddy's, 2510 E. Market St., York. Information: 717-755-8843.
The York-Adams League will send four teams into District 3 basketball championship games this weekend at the Giant Center in Hershey. On Friday, the Dover girls will battle Wilson at 8:30 p.m. for the Class AAAA crown, while the Hanover boys will take on Trinity for the AA crown at 6:45 p.m. On Saturday, the Susquehannock girls will face West Perry for the AAA championship at 11:15 a.m., followed by the York High boys against Cedar Crest for the AAAA crown at 1 p.m.
The 2014 Academy Awards, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air live starting at 7 p.m. Sunday on ABC.
Tickets are on sale for "Disney's 101 Dalmatians Kids" at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at York Little Theatre, 27 S. Belmont St., York. Tickets: $17 adults, $12 children (17 and under). Information: 717-854-3894 or www.ylt.org.