What's happening this weekend
There is still time to catch a show in the great outdoors as DreamWrights Center for Community Arts' Theatre Under the Trees program presents "The Taming of the Shrew." The traveling show will offer performances at 6:30 p.m. Friday at William Kain County Park; at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Codorus State Park; and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at DreamWrights, 100 Carlisle Ave., York. William Shakespeare's comedy is full of banter, wit, schemes and lovers in disguise as Katherine and Petrucchio bandy barbs on stage in a production set in the early Rat Pack days of the 1950s. All ages welcome. Shows are free. Information: www.dreamwrights.org.
Catch the drama "Emily" at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Small Star Art House, then participate in a post-show Q&A with director/writer Ryan Graves and writer Kelly McCrillis. The film tells the story of a young woman (Rachael Perrell Fosket) as she struggles to keep her marriage from falling apart during her husband's identity crisis. Tickets: $10. Information: www.smallstaryork.com.
Enjoy the Positive Energy Arts Summer Dance Camp final performance, 6-7 p.m. Friday in the Bill Simpson Room at Martin Library in York. After five weeks of intense training with hip-hop dance ambassadors From Illstyle & Peace Productions, the kids are ready to show off their skills of locking, popping and breaking. The dance showcase is free and open to all ages. Information: www.yorklibraries.org.
Celebration Pennsylvania's heritage with the 34th annual Hanover Dutch Festival, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, around Center Square in Hanover. The free festival features food, crafts and authentic German bands and dancers. Parking available at Ollie's, 1019 Baltimore St., and Tractor Supply Co., 1150 Carlisle St., with free shuttles provided by Rabbit Transit. Information: hanoverchamber.com/dutch-festival.
Have a drink with the dogs at the fifth annual Woof & Wine 2017, a fundraiser for the York County SPCA, 1-5 p.m. Saturday at the Pavilion at Brown's Orchards and Farm Market in Loganville. The event includes wine tastings by Logan's View Winery, an SPCA wine glass, live music from 2-4 p.m. by The Front Porch Rockers, light refreshments and a chance to meet adoptable dogs. Tickets: $20 in advance at the York County SPCA and Logan's View winery store at Brown's Orchard, $25 the day of the event. Information: www.ycspca.org/spca-events.
Steam into History commemorates American history with its Civil War Weekend, this Saturday and Sunday. The weekend events include living history encampments, cavalry raids, live music, dancing demonstrations and train rides. A Civil War Gala on Saturday will feature a reception with Gen. and Mrs. Robert E. Lee, Victorian-style food and music from the Susquehanna Travellers. Tickets: $26-70. Information: www.steamintohistory.com.
Take in the 1995 adventure film "Jumanji" at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Capitol Theatre, Appell Center for the Performing Arts, 50 N. George St., York. Robin Williams, Kirsten Dunst and Bonnie Hunt star in this film about a magical board game. Tickets: $7. Information: www.appellcenter.org.
Hear the exotic melodies of Incendio at 7 p.m. Sunday as part of the Springettsbury Township Sounds of Summer concert series at the township park amphitheater, 1501 Mount Zion Road, York. The ensemble's "instrumental world music" encompasses a variety of instruments, including mandolin, violin, Celtic harp and ethnic percussion instruments. The concert is free. Information: www.springettsbury.com.
The Spring Garden Band will perform a free concert at 2 p.m. Sunday in the historic bandstand in Farquhar Park, North Penn Street and Linden Avenue in York. The concert is sponsored by the Avenues Neighborhood Association. Bring your own seating. Picnics welcome. Lots of shade available.
Catch the sounds of R&B, jazz, neo-soul and Motown classics with Euphoria Band at 7 p.m. Wednesday as part of the Springettsbury Township Sounds of Summer concert series at the township park amphitheater, 1501 Mount Zion Road, York. The ensemble includes a soulful lead vocalist accompanied by keyboards, lead guitar, bass, and drums. The concert is free. Information: www.springettsbury.com.