Second Saturdays Performances for Children
Second Saturdays Performances for Children will feature Cal “Skyhawk” Haynes at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Merced Arts Center’s Black Box Theater, at 645 W. Main St. The cost is $3 per child, $10 per family. Parents and caregivers are admitted for free. For more information, visit www.artsmerced.org or call (209)388-1090.
Nyx at Night
at Coffee Bandits
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Live music provided by local record label Nyx Records is scheduled to be highlighted 8p.m. Wednesday at Coffee Bandits, 309 W. Main St. in downtown Merced. For more information, call (209)383-1200 or visit the Coffee Bandits Facebook page.
Feeling Gravity’s Pull
at The Partisan
Merced rock band Feeling Gravity’s Pull is scheduled to perform at 9 p.m. Friday at The Partisan.
Opening the show will be the band Dirty Limbs. Admission is $7. The Partisan is at 432 W. Main St. in Merced. For more information, visit www.thepartisanmerced.com.
The Dramatics duo
at Coffee Bandits
Husband and wife duo The Dramatics are scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at Coffee Bandits, 309 W. Main St. in downtown Merced. For more information, call (209)383-1200 or visit the Coffee Bandits Facebook page.
Artageddon Judgment Day
“Judgment Day” for Artageddon, a combination art competition and fundraiser, is scheduled for 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Merced Multicultural Arts Center on 645 W. Main St. The single-elimination tournament will have four rounds in which randomly selected paintings will be pitted against one another for the audience to judge by cheering, applauding and just making noise. Losing paintings will be placed on the chopping block, and the host will spin The Wheel of Death to decide how the painting will meet its final end, such as by chainsaw or baseball bat. The only way a painting can be saved is if an audience member purchases it. However, if the wheel hits “Instant Death,” the painting will be destroyed on the spot. For more information, visit www.artsmerced.org/artageddon-2013.
Comedian Paul Rodriguez
at the Merced Theatre
Renowned comedian Paul Rodriguez is scheduled to perform at the Merced Theatre at 8 p.m. Nov. 16. Tickets are $25-$30. The Merced Theatre is at 301 W. Main St. For tickets and information, visit www.mercedtheatre.org or call (209)381-0500.
Open mic at Coffee Bandits
Whether you play an instrument, sing or write poetry, Coffee Bandits is the place to express yourself during its open mic showcase. The event is scheduled at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at Coffee Bandits, 309 W. Main St. in downtown Merced. For more information, call (209)383-1200 or visit the Coffee Bandits Facebook page.