Things to do and see, July 19-25

July 19, 2013 

Friday, July 19

Soli Dio Gloria Tour, with ZION featuring S.A.I.N.T., Chosen, Lil One, Church Boi, Livin Proof, DJ Invisible and Walk Right Ministries (Sirviva and Result) will be 7 tonight at The Power Plant, 5175 Sunset Blvd., Suite G, Lexington (next to the police substation at Hope Ferry Shopping Center. The Christian Hip Hop show for youth is free.

Village Square Theatre and the Lexington County Arts Association present “The Sleeping Beauty,” at 7:30 tonight through Sunday at Village Square Theatre, 105 Caughman Road, Lexington. There will be matinees at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets for the Junior Arts Summer Workshop production are $6; available at

The Newberry Opera House will present a Humphrey Bogart Film Festival at 8:15 p.m. tonight and Saturday at 1201 McKibben St., Newberry. Tonight’s feature will be “Casablanca,” and Saturday’s film will be “The Maltese Falcon.” Tickets are $5. (803) 276-6264 or

Saturday, July 20

Help the Kershaw County Relay for Life with the Ride for Life Poker Run on Saturday. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at Camden Middle School, 902 McRae Road, Camden. First bike out at 9:30 a.m., last out at 10:30 a.m.; last bike in by 1:30 p.m. A car and bike show, silent auction and battle of the bands start at 10 a.m. Entry fees, which include meal and T-shirt, are $20 per bike; passengers, $10. (803) 272-9149; (803) 420-5202

Richland Library Friends’ Summer Book Sale is slated for 9 a.m.-3 p.m Saturday at the Richland Library Operations Center, 130 Lancewood Road. Shoppers can choose from thousands of print and nonprint materials in all genres, from fiction and nonfiction to children’s books and other rare finds. Prices start as low as 50 cents for paperback books and $1 for hardcovers. A preview sale for Friends’ members will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday. Memberships, which start at $25, are available at the door. Bargain hunters can hold out for the half-price sale, 2-4 p.m. Sunday. (803) 988-0885;

Sustainable Midlands and the Rosewood Merchants Association have teamed up for the fourth annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival, 4-9 p.m. Saturday at City Roots Urban Farm, 1005 Airport Blvd., Columbia. The festival will include heirloom tomato tastings, tomato bobbing and local food and drink vendors. Catch the Hackensaw Boys, the Packway Handle Band, Playing on the Planet, Stillhouse and Jackaroe on this year’s enlarged stage. Proceeds will benefit Sustainable Midlands community programs and promote local businesses. Tickets are $10; age 12 and younger, free. (803) 381-8747

Sunday, July 21

Check out the Carolina Bridal Showcase, 1-5 p.m. Sunday at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St. Vendors offering everything you could need for a beautiful wedding all in one place, tickets are $8.

Monday, July 22

“Springsteen and I,” 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Regal Sandhill Stadium 16, 450 Town Center Place. Music documentary includes Bruce Springsteen’s most loved songs and footage from The Boss’ “Wrecking Ball” tour. Tickets are $15.

Wednesday, July 24

Wish we’d known about this sooner but the rain will probably return, so you might want to attend the Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium’s Rain Barrel Workshop, 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday at the Lexington County Fire Training Facility, 436 Ball Park Road, Lexington. Learn how to reduce stormwater runoff through rainwater harvesting; $25. (803) 785-8201

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