What's happening in York this weekend
Millions of postcards will be in York for the York Pennsylvania International Antique Postcard Expo 2016, Friday and Saturday at the York Expo Center. The show draws dealers from 35 states and four other countries, and postcards from a variety of artists, countries and topics can be found. Hours: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday. Admission: $5. Information: 410-939-0999 or email@example.com.
Springettsbury Township kicks off the holiday season with its free 13th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Friday at the township's park amphitheater. Santa will arrive at 5:45 p.m. with special treats for children, and performances by musical groups from several local schools will begin at 6 p.m. Toys for Tots will collect new, unwrapped toys and monetary donations, and those who donate will be entered into raffles. The processional to the tree for the official lighting begins at 7:25 p.m. Information: www.springettsbury.com or 717-505-0406.
Belmont Theatre (formerly York Little Theatre) presents "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," Nov. 18-27 at the theater, 27 S. Belmont St. The musical adventure with a flying and floating car features songs by the Sherman Brothers, who also wrote "Mary Poppins." Join the Potts family as they try to save their car from the evil Baron Bomburst and his henchman, the Child Catcher. Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays, 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26. Tickets: $27, seniors $25, children 18 and under $15. Information: 717 854-5715 or www.thebelmont.org.
Pianist and composer Peter Bottros and special guest Danica Shirey come to the stage at the Pullo Center on the campus of Penn State York for the Shine: Dare to Dream concert, 7:30 p.m. Friday. Bottros hopes to use his music to unite communities and share the power of dreams. Tickets: $25. Information: pullocenter.york.psu.edu.
Get out of the man cave for the Epic Men's Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the York Expo Center. The event, presented by OLP Events, includes appearances by former Pittsburgh Steeler Robin Cole and ESPN 92.7's Freddie Coleman, cigar-rolling and tattoo demonstrations, wine, beer and cider sampling and the Epic Beard and Mustache Contest. Admission: $5. Information: www.EpicMensExpo.com.
The York Jewish Community Center's 2016 Jewish Film Festival ends Sunday with "The Last Laugh," a documentary asking the question, can the Holocaust be funny? The film weaves clips from films, interviews with top comedians and Jewish leaders including Mel Brooks, Sarah Silverman and Joan Rivers, with a portrait of an Auschwitz survivor and rare footage of cabarets in concentration camps. Tickets: $12. Showtime: 4 p.m. at Frank Theatres Queensgate Stadium 13. Information: www.yorkjcc.org.
The York Youth Symphony and York County Senior Honors Choir present Solace, Music of Comfort and Hope, 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St. The organizations bring together top high school musicians from around the county. Selections include Mozart's Kyrie from "Grand Mass in C Minor" and Brahms' "How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place," along with Gershwin's
"Fascinating Rhythm" and "Anthem" from the musical "Chess." Tickets: $16 adults, $11 seniors, students and children. Information: www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Meet the men behind "Property Brothers" as Jonathan and Drew Scott appear at the Pullo Center, on the campus of Penn State York, 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The brothers have a knack for finding fixer-uppers and turning them into perfect properties. Tickets: $150-$58. Information: pullocenter.york.psu.edu.