Friday, Aug. 12
Community: Backpack giveaway
Parents are encouraged to bring their students, ages 5-15, to receive free backpacks, courtesy of United Way of Fresno and Madera Counties. Following the giveaway, stay for a screening of “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” Eaton Plaza, 2400 Fresno St., Fresno, www.facebook.com/events/876507595788367, Free.
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Music: Solid Gold tribute
Enjoy hits by the Bee Gees and ABBA brought to you by tribute bands Bee Gees Gold from Las Vegas and Marie Wilson as ABBARIE. Engelmann Cellars, 3275 N. Rolinda Ave., Fresno, 559-274-9463, www.engelmanncellars.com, $15.
Music: Nights in the Plaza
Music: Celebrant Singers
The group of singers travels the world sharing the ministry of the church and will return home to share stories of their outreach in Guatemala and Greece. L.J. Williams Community Theatre, 1001 W. Main St., Visalia, 559-740-4000, www.celebrants.org, Free.
Comedy: Beans, Crackers and Rice
Featuring performances by Shelby Weatherbee, Chris Cruz and Tony Le. Frank’s Place, 1432 Fulton St., Fresno, www.facebook.com/events/1665577040430138, $10.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.