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In the county

Carroll County theater programs present 'Scenes from the Twilight Zone'

Synopsis: Several theater departments from Carroll County Public Schools are combining for a special evening of theater that benefits Drama Fest, the annual spring get together for high schools passionate about acting and those working behind-the-scenes.

When: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: Manchester Valley High School, 3300 Maple Grove Road, Manchester

Admission: $8

Information: http://www.carrollk12.org/mvh/

In the region

98 Rock Autumn Equinox featuring Seether

Synopsis: The outdoor concert season is winding down, and Seether headlines one of the summer's final rock concerts. Charm City Devils, Kying, Young Guns and Down to Everything are scheduled to perform.

When: 4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Pier Six Pavilion, 731 Eastern Ave., Baltimore

Admission: $35

Information: 410-783-4189 or http://www.piersixpavilion.com

Scotty McCreery in concert

Synopsis: Former "American Idol" winner Scotty McCreery will be on stage during the 150th Great Frederick Fair, which is open through Sunday.

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Where: The Great Frederick Fair, 797 E. Patrick St., Frederick

Admission: $47-$52

Information: 301-695-3928 or http://www.thegreatfrederickfair.com

All American Rejects and Boys Like Girls

Synopsis: Alt-rockers All American Rejects have achieved mainstream acclaim in the last decade with hits like "Gives You Hell" and "Dirty Little Secret." Boys Like Girls second album, "Love Drunk" topped "Billboard Magazine's" U.S. Rock chart in 2009.

When: 7:30 p.m. Sunday

Where: Rams Head Live, 20 Market Place, Baltimore

Admission: $30

Information: 410-244-1131 or http://www.ramsheadlive.com