Friday, July 28, 2000
GET TO IT
A guide to help make your day
Jazz fest: Coors Light Festival begins 8 p.m. today at Cinergy Field. Onstage tonight will be Terry Dexter, the Midnight Starreunion, Eric Benet, Erykah Badu and D'Angelo. $25-$50. 562-4949. (See Weekend section).
Free film: Showing of animated Tarzan begins dusk today at Parky's Farm, Winton Woods, Springfield Township. Part of Free Friday Flicks series. 521-7275.
Parish festival: Booths, rides and food beginning 6-11 p.m. todayat Our Lady of Lourdes Family Festival, Glenway Avenue and Muddy Creek Road, Westwood. 922-0715.
Theater: Ohio Indiana Northern Kentucky Regional Productions opens the classic Oklahoma 8 p.m. today, South Dearborn High School, Aurora. $10-$12. (513) 312-6694 or (812) 926-2997.
R&B: Funk-rock-dance group the Fabulous Marvel B's play tonightat the Overflow, 1207 Main St., downtown. 651-2582.
TV picks: Lt. Col. Sarah Mac MacKenzie (Catherine Bell) goes undercover to investigate a witches coven on a repeat of J.A.G. (9 p.m., Channels 12, 7).
Enquirer TV Critic John Kiesewetter says fans of the Baby Blues will be infuriated at how WB has ruined their favorite comic strip in the new animated series (8 and 8:30 p.m., Channel 64).
HARRIED WITH CHILDREN
Wacky new store: Zany Brainy, a multimedia educational superstore for kids, kicks off its grand opening in Rookwood Commons, Norwood, at 4:30 p.m. today. Local performers, storybook characters, face painting and dancing will keep kids entertained until 9 p.m. Listen to hilarious tunes from a children's band, Trout Fishing in America, at 7:30 p.m. Events continue all weekend. Meet Gordon from Sesame Street at 11 a.m. Saturday and see Jungle John, who will bring his Silly Safari Show to the store noon and 2 p.m. Sunday.
WHAT'S IN STORES TODAY
Trickle down: Trendy tabletop fountains have made it from specialty shops to mass merchandisers. Target, for example, sells a pagoda-style fountain for $39.99 and a contemporary slate and copper model for $99.99.
24 hours out: Ventriloquists' Headliner Show featuring several nationally known ventriloquists and the Melchoir Marionettes, 8 p.m. Saturday in Greaves Concert Hall, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights. $7-$10. 341-0641.
48 hours out: The international drum corps competition, Summer Music Games, 7 p.m. Sunday at Fairfield Stadium, Ohio 4. $10-$18. 829-6455.
72 hours 'til Monday: Tonic with Stir concert, 8 p.m. at Bogart's, 2621 Vine St., Corryville. $10-$12. 562-4949.
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