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Out & About in Merced County and beyond (4/19/14)

Today

The annual Bobcat Art Show is on display through May 7. The show features works submitted by UC Merced students, faculty and staff. There are 52 entries covering a variety of media including painting, drawing, photography, digital media, sculpture and mixed media. The exhibit is being held simultaneously in the UC Merced Art Gallery located in room 106 of the Social Sciences and Management Building, and on the second floor of the Kolligian Library. A reception is scheduled on April 24 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the UC Merced Art Gallery.

The Golden Valley Men’s Barbershop Dinner Show is at 6 p.m. at United Methodist Church, 899 Yosemite Parkway in Merced. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children younger than 12.

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.

Live music 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

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.

Monday

Buhach Farmers Market is open every Monday from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4814 Clover Avenue, 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 8 a.m. to noon.

Buhach Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 4814 Clover Avenue, 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. 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.

Thursday

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band performs at 7:30 p.m. in Mary Stuart Rogers Theater in Modesto. For more information, visit www.galloarts.com.

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.

Canadian comic Elvira Kurt performs at 8 p.m. at Gallo Center for the Arts, 1000 I St., Modesto. For more information, visit www.galloarts.com.

April 26

Robert Irvine performs at 8 p.m. at Gallo Center for the Arts, 1000 I St., Modesto. For more information, visit www.galloarts.com.

May 2

“The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” is on stage on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through May 18 at Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main St. For more information, visit www.playhousemerced.com.

The Townsend Opera performance of “Tawawa House” is on stage at 7:30 p.m. at Gallo Center for the Arts, 1000 I St., Modesto. For more information, visit www.galloarts.org.

May 3

Johnny Rocket and the Thrust performs from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Merced Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St. Tickets are $12 for members or in advance, and $15 at the door. For more information, visit www.artsmerced.org.

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