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Blues festival

Posted: May 4, 2014 - 12:06am  |  Updated: May 4, 2014 - 1:19am

Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival Saturday, May 10, festival site, Stagecoach Road, 300 yards off Washington Highway, north of Thomson; open 11 a.m., music noon; Los Lobos, Jaimoe’s Jazzz Band, more; $30 advance, $40 festival day; ages 12 and younger free; blindwillie.com

7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 10, Lady Antebellum Pavilion, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; gates open 4 p.m., music 7:30 p.m.; (706) 826-4705, soaugusta.org

Greater Augusta Stamp Club meeting 7 p.m. Monday, May 12, First Baptist Church of Augusta Activities Building, 3500 Walton Way; video by the Smithsonian Institute – 125 Years of the National Philatelic Collection and Philatelic Fish Stories

Rockin’ at the Hardin 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 16, Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center, 7022 Evans Town Center Blvd.; performing 60s and 70s classic rock; $45; number9.eventbrite.com

Papa Joe’s Banjo-B-Que Music Festival 5-11 p.m. Friday, May 23, noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 24, Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.; The Avrett Brohers and Old Crow Medicine Show, headliners; $60 weekend pass; $30-$35 single day tickets, sold at gate only

 

U8-U13 soccer tryouts

 

Bulls Soccer Club U8-U13 Tryouts and Evaluations 6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, May 27-29, Blanchard Woods Park, 4600 Blanchard Woods Drive, Evans; Boys and Girls teams from U8-U19 play in competitive state leagues in Georgia and South Carolina; family friendly soccer environment with limited travel and reasonable fees; coaches professionally trained and licensed by the USSF or NSCAA; committed to educating and developing youth players to their highest potential through the game of soccer; (706) 550-2858, bullsdoc12@gmail.com, ga-scbulls.com

 

Block party

 

Super Happy Block Party 1-7 p.m. Saturday, May 31, Augusta Common; Interacting, trying, experiencing and learning encouraged; booths of cool, interesting, experiential interactivities for kids of all ages revolving around the idea of science and creativity intermingling; robotics, solar cars, giant paint by numbers, live entertainment, summer camp info, music and light show; food trucks, bier garden, root beer and home brewing classes; free; (706) 877-8707, superhappyaugusta.com

 

U14-U18 soccer tryouts

 

Bulls Soccer Club U14-U18 Tryouts and Evaluations 6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, June 3-5, Hammonds Ferry Soccer Complex, Hammonds Ferry Road, North Augusta; Boys and Girls teams from U8-U19 play in competitive state leagues in Georgia and South Carolina; family friendly soccer environment with limited travel and reasonable fees; coaches professionally trained and licensed by the USSF or NSCAA; committed to educating and developing youth players to their highest potential through the game of soccer; (706) 550-2858, bullsdoc12@gmail.com, ga-scbulls.com

 

Roller derby

 

Soul City Sirens vs.Rome Rollergirls June 14, Columbia County Exhibition Center, 212 Partnership Drive, Grovetown; doors open 5:30 p.m., bout 6 p.m.; $12 advance, $15 at door, ages 12 and younger free

 

Sunset Homes reunion

 

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, June 21, W.T. Johnson Community Center; Janice Holmes (706) 736-5057

 

Beats on Broad

 

Augusta’s largest outdoor dance party, featuring DJ Kaos of Savannah’s hottest nightclub Club One 6 p.m. Friday, June 27

 

Augusta Pride 2014

 

Everyone Loves, theme – parade 10 a.m. Saturday, June 28, Broad Street to Augusta Common; festival 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, June 28, Augusta Common; free; prideaugusta.org

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