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Come rain or sunshine, leaders will strike up their marching bands Saturday in the fourth annual Cavalier Classic Tournament.

The music and high-stepping start at 6:30 p.m. at South Carroll High School in Winfield.

Seven bands, including Liberty, North Carroll and Francis Scott Key, are scheduled to compete. South Carroll, as host, will not be judged, but the Cavaliers will perform in exhibition before the evening ends.

Come hungry, too.

The Band Boosters are preparing a variety of food for hungry spectators. Proceeds from the event will benefit band projects.

Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for students. Tickets are available at the gate or through the school.

Information: 795-9344.


Politics on your mind?

The Democratic CentralCommittee of Carroll County wants you.

The committee is planning a wine and cheese fund-raiser from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the home of Bob and Phyllis Scott. The cost is $10 per person, and reservations are requested.

Information: 876-0812.


Kids, here's your chance to travel.

The Carroll County Teen Recreation Council still has spaces available for a trip to the fun and rides at Hershey Park, Pa.

The cost is $18 per ticket and includes transportation and all-day admission to park. Make your reservations now. The bus leaves early Saturday from Westminster.

Information: 857-2103.


Moms and dads, while the kids are away, enjoy a day at the Maryland Wine Festival.

Taste the grape from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Carroll County Farm Museum in Westminster.

A $10 admission entitles each ticket holder to 10 1-ounce samples ofstate vintages. If you do bring the children, they get in free with each paying adult.

Information: 848-7775.


The play is again the thing as "Kiss Me Kate" takes the stage at Westminster High School.

September Song is presenting the musical version of "The Taming of the Shrew."

Show times are 8 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. If you can't squeeze this event into your weekend, you will havetwo more chances on Sept. 27 and 28.

Tickets are available at county locations or at the door. The school is at 1225 Washington Road.

Information: 876-1760.


Feel like doing some fancy steps ofyour own?

Head for Gamber Fire Hall Saturday, where "Cry Monday" will play Top 40 tunes. The cost is $10 per person and includes beer and set-ups.

Music begins at 9 p.m., and the hall is on Niner Road.

Information: 549-6268.


Forget about cooking Sunday. The Union Bridge Lions Club will do that for you.

Members will be serving the annual turkey and ham buffet from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Community Center, Ladiesburg Road.

The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and younger. Proceeds benefit the club's sight projects.

Information: 848-2997.

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