MUSIC AND NIGHTLIFE: At Jonathan’s? That would be Jonathan

JONATHAN EDWARDS made it big in 1971 with his million-selling hit “Sunshine,” and it’s still played on the radio today. Since then, Edwards has collaborated with the likes of Emmylou Harris and Jimmy Buffett, contributed to movie soundtracks and commercials, and done some TV narration. And he continues to play intimate venues like Jonathan’s in Ogunquit. 

WHEN: 8 p.m. Friday

WHERE: Jonathan’s, 92 Bourne Lane, Ogunquit

HOW MUCH: $37 in advance; $40 day of show.

INFO: 646-4777;


ART AND THEATER: ‘Hair’ in three-week run in Biddeford

LET THE SUNSHINE in again with “Hair,” the classic musical based on the ’60s counter-culture. The City Theater in Biddeford will present a three-week run of the production (be aware that there is nudity – it’s about hippies, remember?) beginning Friday.

8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; continues through Aug. 1

WHERE: City Theater, 205 Main St., Biddeford


INFO: 282-0849;


DINING AND DRINK: Can’t make the trip? How about a sip?

MAYBE YOU can’t afford a vacation in the south of France this summer, but that doesn’t mean your taste buds can’t go. Thumb your nose at airline fees and drop $20 on a ticket to the third annual 20/20 Charity Wine Tasting, a benefit for Youth Alternatives Ingraham. You’ll get to sample 20 wines from the Rhone, Provence and Lanqueduc regions, paired with light fare, without packing a single bag.

WHEN: 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Caiola’s Restaurant, 58 Pine St., Portland

HOW MUCH: $20 at the door


ET CETERA: On the menu: A slice of quiet for parents

YOU ADORE your kids, but there’s no quicker way to extinguish a romantic dinner than to have the chicken-tender crowd in tow. When the baby-sitter cancels, head to Clay Hill Farm Restaurant in York on any Tuesday night. The staff will entertain your kids ages 5 to 12 with food, crafts and a movie, while you and your special someone enjoy the candlelight, the cocktails and the quiet.

WHEN: Every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, 220 Clay Hill Road, York

HOW MUCH: $5 per child; entrees range from $19 to $33; reservations required