York Weekend Extras for 4-8: The Time Jumpers, garden festival, theater and roller derby
The 18th annual Pennsylvania Herb & Garden Festival runs Friday and Saturday at the York Expo Center. The event features speakers, workshops and vendors of plants, crafts and products for gardeners. Times: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Admission; $7, additional fee for workshops, children 12 and under free. Information: www.paherbfestival.com/
William Penn Senior High School's Performing Arts Institute will present "In the Heights" at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in the Strand Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. The show tells the story of a close-knit community in New York's Washington Heights neighborhood. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students. More information, www.mystrandcapitol.org.
The Pennsylvania Philharmonic comes to the Pullo Center at 7:30 p.m. Friday with Symphonic Soundtracks. The concert highlights classical music in the movies, from Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries" to Debussy's "Clair de lune." Tickets: $39-$35. Information: pullocenter.york.psu.edu/ or 717-505-8900.
Hanover Little Theatre presents "Little Shop of Horrors," Friday through April 17 at the theater, 360 Blooming Grove Road in Hanover. The musical features such well-known songs as "Suddenly Seymour" and "Somewhere That's Green." Showtimes: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $13-$14. For each ticket sold for Saturday's performance, the theater will donate $2 to the Safe Home Program at the Hanover YWCA, and an anonymous donor will match that amount. Information: www.hanoverlittletheatre.com or 717-637-5297.
Hear some of the finest drum and bugle corps in the country as the Lancers Drum & Bugle Corps presents its fifth annual Profiles in Music, 6 p.m. Saturday at the Pullo Center, on the campus of Penn State York. The show features alumni corps as well as a concert from the U.S. Army Old Guard Fife & Drum Corps. Tickets: $25-$15. Information: pullocenter.york.psu.edu/ or 717-505-8900.
The Time Jumpers, featuring Vince Gill, will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Eichelberger Performing Arts Center, 195 Stock St., Hanover. The Grammy-nominated group of 10 of Nashville's best studio musicians was formed in 1998 and is known for drawing music's elites to its live shows. Tickets: $54-$79. Information:TheEich.org or 717-637-7086.
Jump back to the '60s with the Class of '60 Something Dance Party, 8 p.m. Saturday at the York Expo Center. Members of The Magnificent Men, Del-Chords and Custer's Last Band will perform with Class Act featuring Rita as you relive the days of the Shady Dell and White Oaks. Tickets: $27, include soft drinks and snacks, cash bar available. Information: (717) 757-6635 or www.classof60somethin.com.
The York Art Association opens its Annual Spring Members' Exhibition with a reception at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the YAA gallery, 220 S. Marshall St. The opening will begin with the dedication of the new Susan Wolf Sculpture Garden, featuring items from the collection of longtime member Susan Wolf. The exhibit will remain open through May 7. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays. Information: YorkArtAssociation.org.
Hanover's Black Rose Rollers All Stars have their first home bout of the season, 6 p.m. Sunday at Magic Elm Skateland, 625 W. Elm Ave., Hanover. The roller derby team faces the Dominion Derby All Stars from Virginia Beach. Virginia. Tickets: $5 in advance, $7 at the door. Information: blackroserollers.com.
The first Sunset Scramble Bike Ride of the year is 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Riders will travel 13-15 miles round trip on the Heritage Rail Trail, beginning at John Rudy County Park. Each rider must have a light and water, and snacks will be available for purchase. Another ride is planned at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, starting from the Glatfelter Station Parking Area. Free. Information: yorkcountypa.gov/parks-recreation.