Out & About (2/8/14)

February 8, 2014 

Today

Fluetsch and Busby present the Atwater High School Hip Hop Academy in a performance for kids at 10:30 a.m. at the Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St. in downtown Merced. Admission is $3 for kids with accompanying adults admitted free, and a $10 admission cap per family.

Cheryl Lockett performs songs made famous by blues singer Etta James beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., Livingston. Tickets are $25 each. For more information, call (209) 720-4997.

“The Piano Lesson” is on stage through Sunday at Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main St., Merced. For more information, visit www.playhousemerced.com.

The Merced Flea and Farmers Market runs every Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. behind the fairgrounds, 900 G St. EBT is accepted.

The Whiskey Tones perform at the Star Club, 1331 W. Main St., Merced, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. There is no cover charge. You must be at least 21 years old to enter.

Sunday

Country singer Mel Tillis performs at 2 p.m. at Mary Stuart Rogers Theater in Modesto. For more information, visit www.galloarts.org.

Valley Farmers Market is open every Sunday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2877 Atwater Blvd., Atwater. EBT is accepted.

Monday

Buhach Farmers Market is open from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4814 Clover Ave., Atwater. Take the Buhach exit off Highway 99.

Tuesday

Le Grand Certified Farmers Market is open from 6 to 8 p.m. at Washington Street and Le Grand Road, next to Pizza Factory.

Wednesday

Merced County Certified Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at the Promenade Shopping Center at Yosemite and Paulson avenues, Merced.

Buhach Farmers Market is open from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4814 Clover Ave., Atwater. Take the Buhach exit off Highway 99.

The R-Bar, 1603 V St., Merced, hosts 8-ball competition. Sign-ups at 6 p.m., game starts at 7 p.m. Twenty players only, $5 buy-in.

Jam session from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. at the Star Club, 1331 W. Main St., Merced. There is no cover charge. You must be at least 21 years old to enter.

Friday

Flashback performs at the Star Club, 1331 W. Main St., Merced, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. There is no cover charge. You must be at least 21 years old to enter.

Feb. 15

The Boys of Summer, an Eagles tribute band, performs at 8 p.m. at West Side Theatre, 1331 Main St., Newman. For more information, visit www.westsidetheatre.org.

Feb. 16

Country band Lonestar performs at 7 p.m. in Mary Stuart Rogers Theater in Modesto. For more information, visit www.galloarts.org.

Feb. 21

Bluegrass bands Knock on Wood Players and Red Dog Ash perform at 8 p.m. at West Side Theatre, 1331 Main St., Newman. For more information, visit www.westsidetheatre.org.

Feb. 22

Dancers from some of the area’s best-known dance studios will perform at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Merced College Theater. Dance Kaleidoscope features young dancers from Denisa’s School of Dance, Mariposa Academy of Performing Arts, Merced Academy of Dance, STEPS Dance Studio, The Dancer’s Studio, the Merced Belly Dance Company and the South Pacific Dance Company. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $8 for Associated Students of Merced College card holders, children under 12 and seniors. Tickets can be purchased at Peraino’s, Bear Creek Galleria, Passadori’s in Atwater, Gottschalk’s Music, the Merced College Bookstore and the Merced College Theater box office one hour before the show. For more information, call (209) 384-6224.

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