What's happening in York this week
The USA Team Softball 10U/12U East State Tournaments come to Memorial Park, Friday through Sunday. Information: www.yorkpa.org/sports.
The People's Shakespeare Project presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Friday through June 18 at Binns Park, 120 N. Queen St., Lancaster. Shakespeare's comedy about fairies, players and a long night in the woods is one of his funniest. Performances: 7:30 pm. Friday through Sunday, Thursday and June 17-18. Suggested donation: $10 adults, $5 students. Information and weather cancellations: 717-371-7793 or www.peoplesshakespeareproject.org.
Take a look at the historic mills of the region during an open house weekend, Saturday and Sunday. The event is part of a celebration of the milling life sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Society for the Preservation of Old Mills. In York County, Wallace-Cross Mill, 15759 Cross Mill Road, East Hopewell Township, and Muddy Creek Forks Roller Mills in the village of Muddy Creek Forks, Lower Chanceford Township, will participate. Information: www.yorkcountypa.gov/parks-recreation and www.MaAndPaRailroad.com.
Ride a train into the past and meet Gen. Robert E. Lee and his wife on four special steam rides from Steam Into History. Living historians Frank and Bonnie Orlando will bring the Confederate general and his wife to life. Trains making the round trip from New Freedom to Glen Rock leave at 11:30 a.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday; the round trip to Hanover Junction leaves at 1 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday from Steam Into History's New Freedom depot. Tickets: Glen Rock rides, $26 adults, $15 children 3-12; Hanover rides, $28 adults, $15 children 3-12. Information: www.steamintohistory.com.
Immerse yourself in living history and period music with Civil War Living History, 2 p.m. Saturday at Historic Rock Chapel Church, 4730 Oxford Road, York Springs. The event includes Civil War-era music from Charlie Fry, Jeffrey Greenawalt and East Berlin Community Singers and a Union camp with re-enactors. Free. Church service at 3 p.m., pulled pork barbecue meal served at 5 p.m., tickets $10, must be bought in advance. Information: email@example.com or 717-528-4314.
Didn't get enough of the street rods last weekend? Take a look at more classic cars as "American Graffiti" plays Saturday at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St. The 1973 movie takes audiences back to 1962, as Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard and their friends celebrate the last day of summer vacation while Wolfman Jack spins classic tunes. Showtime: 7 p.m. Tickets: $7. Information: https://appellcenter.org
Check out the June skies with a free public starwatch, 8-10 p.m. Saturday at the observatory at John Rudy County Park. The York County Astronomical Society will guide stargazers using telescopes at the observatory, or you're welcome to bring your own telescope and share experiences and a star chart. Information and weather cancellations: 717-759-YCAS (9227) or www.ycas.org.
The Budweiser Clydesdales will kick off the annual Made in America event with an appearance at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Brewery Products Co., 1017 N. Sherman St, The Clydesdales will be stabled at Brewery Products June 13-18. The Made in America Tour Event runs Wednesday through Saturday, June 17, at almost 30 locations around York County, offering behind-the-scenes looks at the making of a range of products, from snack foods to violins to Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Four new stops are offered this year: H&K Woodworking, Miller Plant Farm, Woolen Mill Fan Co. and Stewartstown Railroad Co. Some locations have admission charges. Information: www.yorkpa.org.
USA Wrestling's 2017 Cadet National Duals will bring about 1,000 elite youth wrestlers to the York Expo Center Tuesday through Saturday, July 17. The tournament for wrestlers born in 2001 and 2002 is a precursor to the annual Cadet National Championships. Information: www.yorkpa.org/sports.