OUT AND ABOUT

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08/15/2014 2:04 PM

Today

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 Daniel Castro Band performs at 8 p.m. in West Side Theatre, 1331 Main St., Newman. Doors open at 7 and who starts at 8. For more information, visit WestSideTheatre.org.

Sunday

Valley Farmers Market is open every Sunday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2877 Atwater Blvd., Atwater. There are lots of vendors on site and EBT is accepted.

The “American Idol” tour arrives for a performance at City National Civic in San Jose. For more information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Monday

Buhach Farmer’s Market is open every Monday from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4814 Clover Ave., Atwater. Take the Buhach Exit off Highway 99. Lots of vendors on site.

Tuesday

Le Grand Certified Farmers Market runs from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays on Washington Street and Le Grand Road, next to Pizza Factory.

Wednesday

Merced County Certified Farmers Market is every Wednesday at the Promenade Shopping Center on the corner of Yosemite and Paulson avenues, Merced. Hours are 7:30 to 11 a.m..

Buhach Farmer’s Market is open every Wednesday from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4814 Clover Ave., Atwater. Take the Buhach Exit off Highway 99. Lots of vendors on site.

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

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

Thursday

Classic car show with live entertainment, 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Vista Cellars, 7326 E. Highway 140, Merced.

Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow and Gloriana perform in Fresno at Save Mart Center. For more information, visit Ticketmaster.com.

Friday

Country music recording artist McKenna Faith performs at 8 p.m. at Club Mercedes, 569 W. Ninth St., Merced. Doors open at 6. Tickets are $10 each. No one younger than 21 will be admitted. For more information, call the club at (209) 383-9906 or, after 4 p.m., call (209) 777-6750.

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

Aug. 23

Jackson Michelson performs at 8 p.m. at Vista Ranch and Cellars, 7326 E. Highway 140, Merced. For more information, visit VistaCellars.com.

Aug. 31

Open Cockpit Day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Castle Air Museum, 5050 Santa Fe Drive, Atwater. Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for seniors, $5 for young people ages six to 17 and free for children and active military personnel. Festivities feature dozens of vintage aircraft, law enforcement and fire demonstrations, food and helicopter rides. For more information, visit CastleAirMuseum.org.

Sept. 6

Merced ShakespeareFest presents the romance “Cymbeline,” Shakespeare’s magical, violent and beguiling comedy/adventure/fairytale, on Sept. 6-7, and 13-14 at Applegate Park, Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., Sundays at 5 p.m.; also at UC Merced Amphitheater on Sept. 10-11 at 7 p.m. All performances are free. For more information call (209)723-3265 or visit mercedshakespearefest.org.

Disney Live! presents Mickey’s Music Festival at the Fresno Convention & Entertainment Center. For more information, visit Ticketmaster.com.

Sept. 7

Country singer and “American Idol” judge Keith Urban performs at the Sacramento Valley Amphitheatre. For more information, visit KeithUrban.net.

Sept. 11

Country singer Blake Shelton performs at Save Mart Center in Fresno. For more information, visit Ticketmaster.com.

Oct. 9

Kenny Rogers performs at 7:30 p.m. in Merced Theatre, 307 W. Main St. For more information, visit MercedTheatre.org.

Oct. 14

Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull perform at SAP Center in San Jose. For more information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Oct. 17

“In My Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute to The Beatles,” featuring live music from tribute band Abbey Road, begins at 7:30 p.m. in Art Kamangar Center at Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St. For more information, visit MercedTheatre.org.

Nov. 24

Fleetwood Mac performs at Street Train Arena in Sacramento. For more information, visit SleepTrainArena.com.

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