CONCERTS

Ross Country Jamboree-DooWop: The All Stars who starts at 7:30 p.m. July 26. The doors open at 6:15 p.m. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.

Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature The Kinmans with Freddy Helm at 7 p.m. on July 27. The doors open at 6:15 p.m. Admission is $10. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.

Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Jennings County Players will present "Smokey Joe's Cafe" July 26-28 with the songs of Mike Leiber and Jerry Stoller, including "Hound Dog" and "Stand By Me" at the Park Theatre Civic Center in North Vernon. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $8 for adults, $3 for students, $1 for pre-school age students and $10 at the door.



MUSIC

Friday, July 26

Kriss Luckett and Greg Ziesemer: Will perform live contemporary folk music from 7 to 9 p.m. at Gallery 115.

D.J.: Will perform from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. at the Electric Lady.

Saturday, July 27

Jimmy Storms: Will perform a wide selection of old standards on the Steinway Grand Piano from 1 to 3 p.m. at Village Lights Bookstore.

Troubadours of Divine Bliss: The duo will perform percussive guitar and ringing accordion from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Thomas Family Winery.

Rusty Bladen: Will perform with his band from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. at the Electric Lady.

Monday, July 29

Dulcimer Jam: The Circle of Friends Dulcimer Society will host a dulcimer jam from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 801-5192 or (812) 701-9300.

Tuesday, July 30

Irish Jam Session: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 701-9300.

Wednesday, July 31

Open Mic Night: Bring a USB and record yourself starting at 7:30 p.m. at The Electric Lady.

Saturday, August 3

Highland Reign: Will perform Celtic-Roman feast music as part of the annual toga party from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Thomas Family Winery.



SPECIAL EVENTS

Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of the Gary Hewitt and the Honky Tonk Band. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.

Senior Dance: Will host Cool Country from 5:15 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. The band will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.

Madison Moveable Feast: The progressive dinner will feature various locations in and near Madison from 4 to 9 p.m. July 26. Tickets are $50 per person, $35 per Indiana Landmarks member. Reservations are required. For more information visit www.indianalandmarks.org.

Neavill's Grove Auction and Ice Cream Social: Will be held July 27 starting at 4 p.m. with sandwiches, desserts and ice cream, along with entertainment from Tommy Day & Cool Country from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The auction begins at 5:30 p.m., featuring many donated items and gift certificates. All proceeds go towards the upkeep of the property.

Madison-Milton Bridge Slide Celebration: Will begin July 27 with a world record attempt from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Crystal Beach Pool as the city attempts to have the most people down a water slide in 1-hour. Admission to the pool is free from 4 to 6 p.m. The party will continue on Madison's Riverfront starting at 5 p.m. with a community concert band performance, The Doctors Band at 6:30 p.m., a Cliff Robinson Air Show at 7:30 p.m., Rusty Bladen at 8 p.m. and a lighted boat parade at 9:15 p.m. followed by a screening of the Disney/Pixar film 'Cars" In case of rain the event will be moved to July 28.



EXHIBITS

All American: The artful reuse creations of Switzerland County's Martha Bladen will be on display at the Switzerland County Visitors Center during the month of July. The center is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Paint the Bridge: Art on Main, 309 W. Main St., will feature the Madison-Milton Bridge, past and present, through submissions of paintings, drawings, photography and 3-dimensional artwork. The exhibit will run through the month of July with extended hours July 26 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Fourth Friday Art Jam. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. They are closed Wednesdays. For more information visit www.madisonartclub.com or call (812) 265-2923.

Good Old Days: Jimmy Supplee's photographs will be on display at the Carroll County Public Library during the month of July.

Lily Wingham: The artwork of Lily Wingham will be on display during the month of July at the Thomas Family Winery.

Up and Out: An opening reception will be held July 26 from 5 to 9 p.m. with light refreshments and drinks. The artwork of Madison native Emi Knight will be on display in the Twain Room at Village Lights Bookstore through Sept. 24.



MOVIES

Ohio Theatre

(812) 273-4880

Man of Steel (PG13): A young journalist is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race. The film stars Henry Cavill, Amy Adams and Michael Shannon.

Monsters University (G): A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University - when they weren't necessarily the best of friends. The film features the voices of Billy Crystal, John Goodman and Steve Buscemi.

Regal Madison 6

(812) 273-6061

The Wolverine (PG13): Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons. The films tars Hugh Jackman.

The Conjuring (R): Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront the powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives. The film stars Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson and Lili Taylor.

RED 2 (PG13): Retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device. The film stars Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Byung Hun Lee, Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren.

Turbo (PG): A freak accident might just help an everyday garden snail achieve his biggest dream: Winning the Indy 500. The film features the voices of Ryan Reynolds, Paul Giamatti and Samuel L. Jackson.

Grown Ups 2 (PG13): After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers, sometimes crazy follows you. The film stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock and David Spade.

Despicable Me 2 (PG): Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal. The film features the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig and Benjamin Bratt.

Bel-Air Drive-In

(812) 689-5525

R.I.P.D. (PG13): A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest In Peace Department. He gets sidetracked trying to find the man who murdered him. The film stars Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds and Kevin Bacon.

The Wolverine (PG13): Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons. The films tars Hugh Jackman.