Red Ribbon Party, more to battle AIDS

JOIN IN Maine’s largest fundraising weekend to support the fight against HIV/AIDS. Activities include the Beach & Bay 5K, the Kickoff Party, the Red Ribbon Party, the Red Party and the AIDS Memorial Quilt display.

WHEN: Friday to Sunday

WHERE: Various locations in Ogunquit

HOW MUCH: Ticket prices vary




Fantasy kitchens will whisk you away

CATCH UP on your kitchen porn at the Falmouth Kitchen & Tasting Tour. It’s a chance to sample food, check out other peoples’ appliances and leer at their backsplashes (oooh).

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday

WHERE: Begins at Falmouth Country Club, 1 Congressional Drive

HOW MUCH: $25 in advance; $30 at the door; free for ages 12 and under




Cash in Rockland, Brownfield shows

SHE MAY BE Johnny Cash’s daughter, but Rosanne Cash is also a music star in her own right with pop and country hits spanning 30 years. She’ll be working hard this weekend, with two shows in Maine. Besides her show Friday in Brownfield, she’ll also perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Strand Theatre in Rockland.

WHEN: 8 p.m. Friday

WHERE: Stone Mountain Arts Center, 695 Dug Way Road, Brownfield


INFO: 935-7292;



Tres fun: Quebecois music trio

OUI, OUI. De Temps Antan is a high-energy trio that explores and performs music from Quebec’s rich cultural past. Using fiddle, accordion, harmonica, guitar, bouzouki and a number of other instruments, the trio blends energy and unbridled joie de vivre.

WHEN: 8 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Hannaford Hall, University of Southern Maine, Portland

HOW MUCH: $34 ($10 for students)

INFO: 842-0800;;