The Kent Lions Club will host the 10th Annual Sweet Corn Festival at Beckwith Orchard from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 5 and 6. The event will feature carnival games for children, pony rides, face painting, Chinese raffle, and various vendors. Rubber City Model A Club will display cars on Sunday. Live Musical Entertainment Line-up will include Tinnitus the Knight opening the festival at noon on Saturday followed at 2:30 p.m. by Box of Squirrels. At noon on Sunday, Rio Neon plays followed at 2:30 p.m. by Celtic Clan of Kent. Proceeds from the event will fund Lions sight preservation projects. If interested in vendor spaces, contact Fran at 330-678-4012 or email@example.com. Location: 1617 Lake Rockwell Road.
Standing Rock Cultural Arts will present Paintings and Collages of Jan Noden Art Exhibit through July 22. All proceeds from art sales will be donated to Standing Rock Cultural Arts and the Kent Natural Food Co-op. Location: 300 N. Water St., Suite H., Kent.
Chip's East Main Saloon has live music Friday night featuring Steve Cipriano from 7 to 10 p.m., with juke box following. Jukebox on Saturday. Location: 130 E. Main St., Ravenna. For more information, call 330-296-2521.
Wednesday: College ID night with DJ Half Pint, 21 and over free, 18 and over welcome, reduced admission with college ID. Must have valid ID or driver's license for admission. Dance lessons at 7 p.m. Friday: Ladies Night. DJ all night. 21 and over welcome. Dance lessons at 7 p.m. Saturday: DJ all night. Open Dance. 21 and over welcome. For more information, visit www.dustya.com. Location: Dusty Armadillo, 3147 S.R. 44, Rootstown.
DJ Gary Friday and Saturday. Location: The Den Lounge, 110 N. Meridian St., Ravenna
Blue Groove & Liz Band on July 21. Jan Rookard & Ray McCall -- As One on July 22. Location: Sheraton Suites Akron-Cuyahoga Falls, 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls.
The Outpost. Preacher Stone on July 22. Location: 4962 S.R. 43, Brimfield.
DJ TG on July 8. Location: Bar 145, 100 E. Erie St., Kent.
Colin John & Long Tall Deb on July 21. Pernetti & Hill on July 26. Location: Water Street Tavern, 132 S. Water St., Kent.
Steve Earle & The Dukes, The Mastersons on July 23. Location: The Kent Stage, 175 E. Main St., Kent.
Porthouse Theatre will present "Ain't Misbehavin'" at 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through July 22. Winner of the 1978 Tony Award for Best Musical, "Ain't Misbehavin'" is a sassy, sultry musical celebration of the legendary jazz great, Fats Waller. For tickets or more information, call 330-672-3884 or visit www.kent.edu/porthouse. Location: 3143 O'Neil Road, Cuyahoga Falls.
Garrettsville Curtains up Theatre will present "GodSpell" at 7 p.m. July 21, 22, 28 and 29, and 2 p.m. July 23 in the James A. Garfield High School's Iva Walker auditorium. For more information, visit www.curtainsuptheatre.com. Location: 10233 S.R. 88, Garrettsville.