The following video games are among those scheduled for release this week, according to
The following video games are among those scheduled for release this week, according to Gamestop.com:
v “Turbo: Super Stunt Squad”: Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, PS3, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360; rated E
v “Serious Sam Collection”: Xbox 360; rated M
v “Dynasty Warriors 8”: PS3, Xbox 360; rated T
v “Time and Eternity”: PS3; rated T
v “Shin Megami Tensei IV”: Limited Edition Box Set, Nintendo 3DS; rated M
“2013 Espy Awards” (9 p.m., ESPN): Jon Hamm (“Mad Men”) hosts the “2013 Espy Awards,” honoring achievement in athletics. Robin Roberts, the former ”SportsCenter“ anchor now seen on ”Good Morning America,“ is this year’s recipient of the Arthur Ashe Award for courage.
“Futurama” (10 p.m., Comedy Central): Good news, everyone! Fry, Leela and the gang appear in a trio of Saturday morning cartoon spoofs.
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Charlie Daniels tickets available
The Charlie Daniels Band will come to Sharon Speedway, 3241 Custer-Orangeville Road, for an Aug. 14 concert. Doors open at 6 p.m. Opening act will be the Fillbillys.
Advance tickets are $33 and are available at the track during race events, online at brownpapertickets.com, and by phone at 800-838-3006. Tickets will be $37 at the gate.
This outdoor show, to take place on the grass infield of the track, will go on rain or shine. The grandstand facilities will be open, and there will be beer and concession vendors. RVs are welcome.
Concert-goers can bring portable chairs.
Con Funk Shun at Stambaugh
Con Funk Shun will perform at Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave., in an 8:30 p.m. concert Saturday. Opening act will be the Baby Brother Band. Tickets start at $30. Go to stambaughauditorium.com or call 330-259-0555.
‘Peter Pan’ film at outdoor event
“Peter Pan,” the 1953 film, will be shown at Yellow Creek Theater at dusk Friday. The Tinkerbell character will visit the grounds at 8 p.m. to tell stories to children. Bring a blanket or chair. Admission is free.
The outdoor theater is on the grounds of Poland library. The movie will be shown on the U.S. Route 224 bridge wall.
Art show, sale at Gallery 29
Gallery 29, 146 E. State St., downtown, will have a Christmas in July sale Friday and Saturday. To launch the event, a wine tasting will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.
A wide selection of art, including jewelry, paintings, photography and furniture, will be available, as well as pottery, stained glass, fabric art and blown glass.
Gallery 29 is a collaboration of more than 80 local artists.
It is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, call 330-647-1712 or e-mail Gallery29ofSharon@gmail.com.