What's happening in York this week
Didn't get enough hot rods in June? The Goodguys 1st Grundy Insurance Great American Nationals will bring more than 2,000 classic cars to the York Expo Center Friday through Sunday, Aug. 16-18. The hot rods and more, all built before 1987, will be displayed at the indoor car show, along with vendors and live music, and outside, the meet features autocross racing and drag racing. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $18 Friday and Saturday, $15 Sunday, $6 for kids 7-12, free for ages 6 and under. Information: www.good-guys.com.
Learn an old art with Summer Family Maker Series — Quilling, 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum, 217 W. Princess St. The workshop by the York County History Center will teach about quilling, an art form in which strips of paper are curled and shaped, then glued together to create pictures, design or patterns. Ages 6 and up. Fee: Free for History Center members, $2 for nonmembers. Registration: Christine Cooper at 717-848-1587 ext. 306 or email@example.com. Information: www.yorkhistorycenter.org.
Celebrate the most beautiful pollinators with Butterfly Buzz, hosted by the Penn State Master Gardeners of York County. Highlights from the free event include an exhibit of live butterflies and caterpillars and the tagging and release of butterflies. The first 40 attendees will receive a free native pollinator plant, and native plant information will be available for everyone. Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at Hanover Junction Station on the York Heritage Rail Trail, 2433 Seven Valleys Road, Seven Valleys, The station museum will be open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
CapFilm presents "Wild Rose," 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St. The film stars Jessie Buckley as a woman recently released from prison who wants to pursue her dream of becoming a country music star even though her mother has other ideas. Tickets: $7. Information: appellcenter.org.
The Spanish Language Film Series presents "En el Septima Dia (On the Seventh Day)," 2 p.m. Sunday at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St. The 2017 movie, in Spanish with English subtitles, follows a group of undocumented Mexican immigrants who work six days a week and savor their Sundays on the soccer fields of Brooklyn. Tickets: $5, free for students with ID and children 12 and under. Information: appellcenter.org.
The second York Fringe Festival brings a wide variety of entertainment to venues around downtown York City, from Good Joke Bad Joke Bingo to "Lizzie Borden, Lizzie Borden" to Dancestreet at Foundry Park. The festival runs Wednesday, Aug. 21, through Sunday, Aug. 25. Ticket prices vary. Information: www.yorkfringe.org/home