Weekend Calendar - Dec. 31

December 31, 2011

Make Me Laugh show

Hosted by Chad Beadle. Comedians Corey Monroe, Todd Fleming, Chris Abeles, Will Abeles and Julian Cohen. Baltimore Comic Cop Timmy Hall will perform. Doors open at 5 p.m. today. Show begins at 6 p.m. Hagerstown Hotel and Convention Center, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Call 240-367-5052 or go to

New Year's Eve in Halfway

A dance benefiting REACH of Washington County. Hosted by Unity of Hagerstown. Featured entertainers are Sean Collins and the Backbeats. 8:30 p.m. today doors open; 9 p.m. music starts. Ramada Plaza, 1718 Underpass Way, Halfway. $30 at the door. Call 240-409-5940 or email

New Year's Eve gala concert

Concert featuring Victory Express, The Heavners and The Morning Star Singers. Food. Free will offering. 7 to 11 p.m. today. Heritage Academy Auditorium, Walnut Point Road, west of Hagerstown. Call 301-733-9365.

Christian concert, dinner

The New Valley Four from Harrisonburg, Va., will perform Southern gospel music. Dinner will be served. 5 p.m. today. Berkeley Baptist Church, 172 Winchester Grade Road, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Tickets cost $12 plus a can or box of food per person, or $20 for a family plus a can or box of food per family member. For information, call 304-258-4101.

Bluegrass music

The Hillbilly Gypsies will perform. 9 p.m. today. Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. $15. Call 304-876-3704.

Carillon recital

Charles Farris will perform a carillon recital. Midnight today. Mercersburg Academy, 300 E. Seminary St., Mercersburg, Pa. Free. Go to

Singles New Year's Eve dance

Tri-State Singles Connection New Year's Eve dance. Ages 21 and older. DJ music, dressy, cash bar, snacks and door prizes. 8 p.m. to midnight today. Knights of Columbus, 20340 Leitersburg Pike, Hagerstown. $10 per person. Call 240-217-1376 or go to

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