the Bang Bang
Bonnie and the Bang Bang are scheduled to perform at The Partisan with The Record Winter at 8:30 p.m. today. Admission is $5. The Partisan is at 432 W. Main St. in downtown Merced.
Sound Remedy at
the Star Club
The Star Club will feature Sound Remedy at 9 p.m. today and Saturday, no cover, ages 21 and older only. The Star Club is at 1331 W. Main St., Merced.
Family Kite Day
Family Kite Day will be from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Pacheco State Park, Hollister. There will be other activities, including a “Make Your Own Kite Free” table, free face painting, pie-eating contests and bubble-gum-blowing competitions. The only fee is the $10 per-car state park day use fee. For more information, go to www.parks.ca.gov/events and choose Pacheco State Park.
Summer arts classes
The Merced Multicultural Art Center offers many classes this summer at 645 W. Main St. on the third floor. For more information, tuition prices and classes offered, call (209) 388-1090 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Star Club jam session
A jam session is scheduled to happen from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Star Club, 1331 W. Main St., Merced. There is no cover charge. You must be at least 21 years old to enter.
at Club Bahia
Exotica Thursdays is an LGBT club party with DJs mixing dance beats, 8 p.m. every Thursday at Club Bahia. A drag show is held every first Thursday of the month. Club Bahia is at 224 W. Main St. For more information, call (209) 617-3452.
at the Merced Theatre
The Comedy Jam featuring comedians Loni Love, Jill-Michele Melean and Edwin San Juan is scheduled for 8 p.m. June 27 at the Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St. in Merced. Tickets are $20 to $25. For tickets and information, visit tickets.mercedtheatre.org.
Live gospel music
Julie Eichelberger will present “Julie-N-Friends,” an evening of gospel music, at 6 p.m. June 29 at the Christian Life Center, 650 E. Olive Ave. Admission is free, but a free-will offering will be taken. The Regents Quarter, Lisa Daggs, Jennifer Whitlock, Erin Cordova, Bridge of Grace, the One Accord Quartet and Peggy Huie also will perform. For more information, call (559) 304-1102.
at the Merced Theatre
Foreverland, a 14-piece tribute band dedicated to the music of Michael Jackson, is scheduled to perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St. Tickets go on sale July 1. For more information, visit tickets.mercedtheatre.org.