Family Friendzy The kids are all right at this
downtown diversion, to be held Saturday, Aug. 7, noon to 5 p.m., at Clinton Square. Last year’s event featured budding pop phenom Justin Bieber, which lured big crowds of young fans plus their dragged-along parents. The 2010 edition offers pony rides, a bouncy house, face-painting, a visit from the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, Irish sing-alongs, a family circus and plenty more, plus a main stage that hosts entertainment from the Stan Colella Youth Band (noon), teen troupe The Media Unit (1 p.m.), music dynamo Shontelle (3 p.m.; pictured) and Puente Flamenco (4:15 p.m.). Stop by the Family Times booth and say howdy, too. Admission is free. For details, call 473-4330.
Listed in chronological order:
Wednesday 8/4 Concerts in the Park.Wed. Aug. 4, 6-8 p.m.; through Aug. 25. J.D. and Rollin’ South performs as part of this weekly series. Lonergan Park, behind the former Goldberg’s on Brewer- ton Road, North Syra- cuse. Free. 458-8050.
Village of Man- lius Summer
Concert Series. Wed. Aug. 4, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thunder Canyon performs some rock- ing country. Village of Manlius Amphitheater, 1 Arkie Albanese Ave., Manlius. Free. 682-9171.
Liverpool is the Place.Wed. Aug. 4, 7-9 p.m. The series con- tinues with the jazzy sounds of Julie Falatico and Friends. Johnson Park, corner of Route 57 and Vine Street, Liver- pool. Free. 457-3895.
Big Frog Coun- try Showcase. Wed. Aug. 4, 7 p.m.; through Aug. 25. T.J. Sacco and the Electric Rodeo perform at the Village Park Grand-
stand, Main Street, Sylvan Beach. Free. 768-9500.
Saranac Sum- mer Concert
Series. Wed. Aug. 4, 7 p.m.; through Aug. 18. Umphrey’s McGee and Rebelution entertain the masses at Saranac Brewery, 811 Edward St., Utica. $22/advance, $25/door. 724-4000; (888) 512- SHOW.
The Reissues/ Super 400. Thurs. 5:30-10 p.m.; through Aug. 19. Local rockers headline the weekly B’Ville “T” Party concert series. Paper Mill Island Amphitheater, 136 Spensieri Ave., Bald- winsville. $3/admission and first drink; $5/ages 20 and younger. 475- 2500; www.bv
Oneida Savings Summer Con-
cert Series. Thurs. 6-9 p.m.; through Aug. 19. The series continues with John Cadley and the Lost Boys. Lakeland Park, Forman Street Cazenovia. Free. 655- 9243.
Hamilton Village Concerts in the
Park. Thurs. 6:30 p.m.; through Aug. 12. Mist Covered Mountains perform their lyrical Celtic music during this weekly series held at Hamilton Village Green, Route 12, Hamilton. Free. 691-3550.
Maria DeSantis Band. Thurs. 6:30 p.m. The songbird and her band cover the gamut of popular music at Ryder Park, Butternut Drive, DeWitt. Free. 488-7611.
Jazz in the City. Thurs. 7-9 p.m. The annual series that celebrates neighbor- hood culture kicks off with the funky soul of The Blacklites. Dunk & Bright, 2648 S. Salina St. Free. 479-5299.
Thursdays in the Park. Thurs. 7 p.m. Founding mem- bers of New Riders of the Purple Sage stop by to provide the good
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vibes during this con- cert series presented by the Chenango Blues Association. West Side Park, Sunset Drive, Norwich. Free. (607) 334-5653.
Carnival of Mad- ness. Fri. 5 p.m. Rock fest features Shine- down, Chevelle, Puddle of Mudd, Sevendust and Ten Years. Constel- lation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC), Finger Lakes Community College campus, 3355 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua. $25 & $40. (585) 758-5330.
Central New York Wine and Jazz Fest. Sat. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. More than 20 wineries providing samples serve as the backdrop to perfor- mances by Nancy Kelly, the Rick Holland Little Big Band, E.S.P. and the Dominic-Barlow Band.
Downtown Wolcott. Free. 594-2506.
Island Fest Series. Sat. 5-11 p.m. Cover rockers Under the Gun headline with openers the Mike Estep Band. Paper Mill Island, 136 Spensieri Ave., Baldwinsville. $5/gen- eral; free/ages 12 and younger. 635-3521.
Candlelight Series. Sat. 6:30 p.m. The annual downtown music shindig contin- ues with the Syracuse Opera performing their “Arias at the Armory” program. Corner of West Jefferson and South Franklin streets. Free. Visit www. armorysq.org/candle
Steve Earle and Allison Moorer. Sat. 7 p.m. The God- father of Americana arrives with his wife in support for an intimate solo acoustic show at the Oneonta The- atre, 47 Chestnut St.,
Oneonta. $36.50. (607) 643-4022.
Westcott The- ater’s Big Break
Competition. Sat. 7 p.m. The first round of this competition amongst local bands kicks off with J. Schnitt, Catastrophe Me, Dopa- mine and The Hellfish. Westcott Theater, 524 Westcott St. $10. For advance tickets, visit www.th
Maroon 5. Sat. 7:30 p.m. The alt rockers will put it in the red, along with openers Owl City and VV Brown. Constel- lation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC), Finger Lakes Community College campus, 3355 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua. $30 & $52. (585) 758-5330.
Sue Foley and Peter Karp. Sat. 8 p.m. The Canadians stop by to show you what the rocking blues
are all aboot. Earlville Opera House, 18 E. Main St., Earlville. $18/ general; $13/students. 691-3550.
Old-Time Music Jam. Every Sun. 1 p.m. Open music jam for all sorts of ramblers and pickers is open to both spectators and players. Kellish Hill Farm, 3192 Pompey Center Road, Manlius. $2/suggested donation. 682-1578.
Evergreen. Sun. 2-5 p.m. The band from the Southern Tier provides some fiddlin’ fun; presented by the N.Y. State Old Tyme Fiddlers’ Association. North American Fid- dlers’ Hall of Fame and Museum, 1121 Comins Road, Osceola. Free. 487-8806.
A Little Summer Music. Sun. 3 p.m.; through Aug. 22. The Civic Morning Musicals present a “Broadway Revue” in this week’s summertime series. Vienna Methodist Church, State Route 49, Vienna. Free; donations accepted. 245-1689.
Summer Con- cert Series in Phoenix.Mon. 6-10 p.m.; through Aug. 30. Concert series contin- ues with the family- oriented music of Mark Rust. Henley Park, State Street, Phoenix. Free. 695-2801.
Liverpool is the Place.Mon. 7-9 p.m. The twice-weekly series rocks on with the old- ies and classic rock of Smokin’. Johnson Park, corner of Route 57 and Vine Street, Liverpool. Free. 457-3895.
Concerts in the Park. Tues. 6:30-8:30 p.m.; through Aug. 17. Timeline continues the summer fun with dance music from the 1960s through the 1980s at Clay Central Park’s Ernest N. Casale Amphitheater, off Wetzel Road, Clay. Free. 652-3800.
Peter Fletcher. Tues. 6:30 p.m. The award-winning guitar- ist that has graced the stage of Carnegie Hall performs music that includes works by Bach
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