Originally created 06/02/06

Stuff to do



Here's a look at some of your best entertainment bets for this weekend:

CONCERT AND CAR SHOW: 6-10 p.m. First Fridays; Augusta Common, Eighth and Reynolds streets; arts and crafts, live entertainment, cars, trucks, motorcycles, prizes; $5 registration; held by CSRA Road Angels; (706) 831-1793.

SATURDAY MARKET ON BROAD: 8 a.m. to noon Saturday Macartan Street, between Broad and Reynolds streets; fresh produce, flowers, plants, breads, beef, desserts, local chefs and artisans; (706) 722-7245.

BYE BYE BIRDIE: Augusta Players Youth Wing production 7 p.m. today, 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday; Monte Sano Elementary School, 3713 Wrightsboro Road; $10 adults, $8 seniors and students and $6 children 12 and younger; (706) 826-4707.

BEACH BLAST: 7 p.m. today; 1810 Country Inn and Winery, 254 N. Seymour Drive N.W., Thomson; The Swingin' Medallions will perform; food and beverages sold on site; $10 in advance, $15 at show; (706) 595-3156.

BIRTHDAYS

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Actor Milo O'Shea is 81. Actor Stacy Keach is 65. Singer William Guest of Gladys Knight and the Pips is 65. Drummer Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones is 65. Actor-director Charles Haid (Hill Street Blues) is 63. Composer Marvin Hamlisch is 62. Actor Jerry Mathers (Leave It To Beaver) is 58. Actress Joanna Gleason is 56. Actor Dennis Haysbert (24) is 52. Comedian Dana Carvey is 51. Singer Tony Hadley of Spandau Ballet is 46. Singer Merril Bainbridge is 38. Actress Nikki Cox (Las Vegas) is 28. Actor Deon Richmond (Van Wilder, Scream 3) is 28. Singer Irish Grinstead of 702 is 26. Drummer Fabrizio Moretti of The Strokes is 26.

YOUR BIRTHDAY TODAY: Your imagination and creativity are excellent this year. Home improvement and dcor are genres worthy of your attention.