>>> FESTIVAL KICKOFF
S.C. CORNBREAD FESTIVAL KICKOFF: 11 a.m. Saturday at C.A. Johnson High School, 2219 Barhamville Road. Live music, refreshments, speakers; followed by the Miss S.C. Cornbread Festival pageant at 5 p.m. The kickoff is free; tickets to the pageant, $5 at the door. Sponsored by the North Columbia Business Association, the festival is planned for March 29 in the 2800 block of North Main Street.
Fairy tale with a twist
“PETITE ROUGE — A CAJUN RED RIDING HOOD”: 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Saluda Shoals Park, 5605 Bush River Road. Family-friendly outdoor Zydeco-driven musical based on the classic fairy tale. $5; age 3 and younger, free. (803) 772-1228; http://icrc.net/saluda-shoals-park
Aren’t you on Facebook?
“STATUS UPDATE”: 8 p.m. Saturday at USC’s Lab Theatre, 1400 Wheat St. (Booker T. Washington Building). After months of research on the increasing dominance of social media and technology in our world, graduate student Kat Martin scripted the side effects of life in the Internet age. $5. (803) 777-3685