Dr. Rock performs at the Ricks
GREENFIELD — Dr. Rock and the Rollers take the stage at the H. J. Ricks Centre for the Arts at 7 p.m. Saturday for a “Back to the Fifties Rock and Roll Revival Show.” Fronted by Hancock County native Darry Hood, the seven-member group performs songs such as “Runaround Sue,” “Da Doo Ron Ron,” “Runaway” and “Rock Around the Clock.” Tickets are available at the door of the Ricks Centre, 122 W. Main St., before the show for $10.
Studio Art Workshop calling all “Heroes in the Halfshell”
GREENFIELD – Greenfield Parks and Recreation’s Studio Art Workshop offers a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle-themed art class for ages 4 and up at noon Thursday at the Patricia Elmore Center, 280 N. Apple St. The session costs $8 for residents and $10 for non-residents. All supplies are provided. Register online at greenfieldin.org.
Irish Fest features music, history and Celtic tradition
INDIANAPOLIS — Indy’s Irish Fest returns to Military Park, 601 W. New York St., through Sunday for Indiana’s 21st annual celebration of Irish heritage. This year’s festival commemorates the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. Featured musical groups include Whiskey of the Damned, The Fighting Jamesons and Off Kilter, a fan favorite seen at Disney’s Epcot Center. Other festival activities include step dancing, shopping, food, cultural and children’s activities. Advanced sale tickets are $10 at irishfest.com or $15 at the gate.
‘Capital Steps’ to perform at Clowes Memorial Hall
INDIANAPOLIS — As the November election approaches, the Capital Steps, the nation’s leading political humor group brings its blend of satire and song parodies to Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., at 8 p.m. Sept. 23. The Capital Steps began poking fun at bureaucrats more than 30 years ago. Their performance promises to bring down the house – and senate – with laughter. For more information, visit butlerartscenter.com. Tickets start at $30 through ticketmaster.com.