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Date published: 8/2/2012

By Debbie Sauder

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THURSDAY

Fredericksburg Agricultural Fair, Fredericksburg Fairgrounds, 2400 Airport Ave. Gates open 5 p.m. and close 10 p.m. Ages 4-54 $7, 55 and older $5, 3 and younger free. Rides cost extra. Runs through Aug. 5. fredericksburgfair.org.

Film, Library of Congress Packard Campus, 19053 Mount Pony Road, Culpeper. "Total Recall" (1990): In 2084, a construction worker on Earth willingly submits to a "vacation memory transplant" to the planet Mars, only to find himself hunted by killers and trapped in a web of conspiracy. With Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin and Sharon Stone. Sci-fi action thriller. Color. Rated R. 7:30 p.m. Free; reservations encouraged. 540/827-1079, ext. 79994.

Carolina Shag Dancing, Shannon's Bar & Grille, 2801 Plank Road, Fredericksburg. Sponsored by Battlefield Boogie Club. Free lessons at 7:30 p.m., dance until 10 p.m. 540/786-8321.

CONCERT

Music on the Green, The Village Green, The Village at Towne Centre, Spotsylvania. The Brencore Allstars, rhythm and blues. 7-9 p.m. Free. Bring a chair. 540/786-6660.

THEATER

"Phantom," Riverside Center Dinner Theater, 95 Riverside Parkway, Falmouth. Doors open at 6 p.m., play begins at 8 p.m. Runs through Oct. 14. 540/370-4300.

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FRIDAY

Fredericksburg Agricultural Fair, Fredericksburg Fairgrounds. See Aug. 2 listing.

First Friday Gallery Openings. Openings and entertainment at Fredericksburg-area galleries. Free. 540/373-1776.

History at Sunset Tour: "The Bone Collectors." Meet at Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center. 7 p.m. Free. 540/373-6122.

Ballroom Social, Marshall Center, 8800 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania. 7:30-9 p.m. $10 couple. 540/ 891-4297.

Artist Preservation Group Fundraising Show, Fredericksburg Hospitality House, 2801 Plank Road. Exhibition and competition of military miniature and models, work of historical artist Keith Rocco, auction, seminar. Runs through Aug. 5. 540/343-2241; artistpreservationgroup.com.

Film, Library of Congress Packard Campus, Culpeper. Double feature: "Employees' Entrance" (1933): During the Great Depression, an unscrupulous NYC department store manager stops at nothing to get what he wants--but how far will he go, and will he get away with it? With Warren William and Loretta Young. Black-and-white. "Diplomaniacs" (1933): A pacifistic Indian tribe sends two zany barbers to be its envoys at the Peace Conference in Geneva. With Bert Wheeler and Robert Woolsey. Black-and-white. See Aug. 2 listing.

CONCERTS

Foreigner, Celebrate Virginia Live, near the Expo Center and Wegmans, Gordon W. Shelton Boulevard. Gates open 6 p.m. $16.50 in advance, $22 at the gate; celebratevirginialive.com.


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SUMMER MIXTAPE:

Enjoy the cool sounds of Sabor Afrocubano this Friday night during the Music at the Museum free concert series in Market Square. The group will perform their mix of cha-cha, rumba, salsa and original "Latinized" standard jazz tunes from 7 to 9 p.m. Admission is also free to the Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center, 5-9 p.m.