Out & About 7/18

July 18, 2003

Pipe organ concert

Bob Ralston, organist for the "Lawrence Welk Show," will be part of ChambersFest opening day. Today, 7:30 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 150 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Reserved seat tickets are $10 to $15. For tickets, call 1-717-263-0202.

Fire company carnival

Berkeley Springs (W.Va.) Volunteer Fire Co. carnival entertainment includes: Today at 6 p.m., a baby contest and at 6:30 p.m., karaoke talent contest. Saturday at 7 and 10 p.m., Panhandle Express, country music.

The U.S. Silica grounds, U.S. 522 north of Berkeley Springs.

Student concert

International Music Institute and Festival students perform. Saturday, 2 p.m. in front of McMurran Hall at Shepherd College, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Call 1-800-888-8768 or go to on the Web.

Truck, tractor pull

Mountain State Truck and Tractor Pull. Saturday, Doors open 4:30 p.m., pull starts at 6 p.m. Jefferson County Fairgrounds, Leetown Pike, Charles Town, W.Va. Tickets are $8 for adults; $4, ages 8 to 12; free for ages 7 and younger. Call 1-304-725-5113 or 1-304-725-1731.


Gospel sing

Featuring The Morning Star Singers, By Faith and the Masters Four Quartet. Bring lawn chairs. Food available. Saturday, 4 p.m. Two Top Ruritan Park, five miles south of Mercersburg on Pa. 75. Free.

Family theater

"School House Rock" by The Fun Company. Saturday, 7 p.m. Baker Park band shell, 121 N. Bentz St., Frederick, Md. Call 1-301-694-2489 or go to on the Web.

Old Market Day

Featuring jazz, folk, Cajun, Celtic, bluegrass and blues music on four stages, plus crafts and food vendors. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Downtown Chambersburg.

Martinsburg Rail Days

Entertainment, crafts, model train exhibits, Civil War re-enactors, and displays of antique cars and farm equipment. Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bill Haley's Comets perform at 2 p.m. Saturday, and Coley McCabe at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tori Anderson and Possum Holler are on the concert bill for both days. Martinsburg Roundhouse Center. Signs throughout Martinsburg, W.Va., and near Interstate 81 will point the way to the center and shuttle points. Admission is $5 for ages 12 and older; free for younger children.

Historical pottery lecture

Dr. H. Eugene Comstock speaks on early historical pottery made in Hagerstown and the Shenandoah Valley. Sunday, 3 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown.

Concert in the park

Yellow Springs Band performs. Sunday, 7 p.m. Shafer Park, Boonsboro, one block off Alternate U.S. 40. Free. Call 301-432-5141.

Corvette Show

Fourth annual show co-hosted by Hicks Chevrolet-Buick-Volvo and Mason Dixon Corvette Club. Judging classes will include Corvettes for years: 1953-1962, 1963-1957, 1968-1977, 1978-1982, 1984-1996, 1997-2003. Sunday. Registration, $10 per vehicle, is from 8 to 11 a.m., judging is from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Awards presented at 2:30 p.m. Hicks Chevrolet-Buick-Volvo, U.S. 11 North. Call 1-717-597-2131.

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