It's almost Friday...time to start thinking about the weekend. Locally, there are plenty of options within driving distance for some weekend fun.
ANNUAL PLAINVILLE PTO FUN FAIR
Where/When: 68 Messenger St, Plainville, MA (Jackson School); Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What is it? All are invited to have a day of fun at the annual Plainville PTO Fun Fair. This event will feature carnival-style games, make your own crafts, food, friendly competition and raffles.
“THE KING AND I”
Where/When: The Paris Cabaret, 49 Monk St., Stoughton; March 26, 27, April 1, 2 and 3. Evening shows (March 26, April 1 and 2) begin at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees (March 27 and April 3) begin at 1 p.m.
Why Go: Enjoy dinner and a great performance! For reservations call 781-297-SHOW (7469).
Pricing: There is a $10 prepaid show charge per person, plus the purchase of a dinner entree (from $12.95 to $21.95).
“MAN OF LA MANCHA”
Where/When: Mansfield Music and Arts Society, Black Box Theater, 377 N. Main St, Mansfield; March 26, 26, 31, April 1, 2, 7, 8 and 9. Performance are Friday, Saturday and Thursday at 8 p.m. and Sunday matinees 2 p.m.
Why Go: This Tony Award Winning Musical stars the MMAS executive director, Ken Butler as Cervantes - Don Quixote. The theater is very intimate. Purchasing tickets in advance is strongly suggested. For more information call 508-339-2822
Pricing: $22 general admission, $20 seniors, $18 students.
Where/When: Mansfield Music and Arts Society, Black Box Theater, 377 N Main St, Mansfield; Saturday, March 26, 4 to 6 p.m.
Why Go: This wine tasting by is in conjunction with an Artist's Opening that evening called "Abstractions.” Taste some wine and browse the art gallery! For more information visit www.mmas.org.
Where/When: , 184 W. Main St., Sunday, March 27, 8 p.m.
Why Go: Karl Bock hosts karaoke every Sunday and Thursday. For more information visit www.trinitynorton.com.