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5 Out & About Things to Do

Contributed To The Press • Updated Oct 14, 2016 at 11:09 AM

1. The City Youth Ballet’s “Dracula: Ballet with a Bite” will be presented Saturday at the McKinney Center at Booker T. Washington School, 103 Franklin St., Jonesborough. Showtimes are 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Tickets: $10 general admission, cash or check preferred. (423-434-2195, www.cityyouthballet.org)

2. The Johnson City Symphony Orchestra’s “Celestial Fire,” featuring Dr. Victor Chavez on clarinet, will be presented Saturday. The show will be held in Seeger Chapel at Milligan College campus. Time: 7:30 p.m.; tickets: $40 adults, $35 seniors, $15 students. (423-926-8742, www.jcsymphony.com)

3. Anne E. DeChant and Frye Gaillard will present “Watermelon Wine: The Poetry of Americana Music” at 8 p.m. on Thursday at Down Home, 300 W. Main St. Tickets: $12 at the door. Purchase advance tickets at downhome.com (423-929-9822) or at Campbell’s Morrell Music, Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-6 p.m. (423-929-1083)

4. The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society will host Mountain Madness 2016 Dance Weekend beginning today at 3 p.m. and continuing through 3 p.m. Sunday at the Jonesborough Visitors Center, 117 Boone St., Jonesborough. Tickets, $99. (534-8879, mountainmadness2016.eventbrite.com)

5. The exhibit “Nandito na Ako: I’m Here Now,” featuring nine Chicago-based Filipinx artists in honor of Filipino Heritage Month opened Oct. 7 at Tipton Gallery, 126 Spring St. and will continue through Oct. 28. Gallery hours: Tues. and Thurs. 4-6 p.m., and by appointment, free. (483-3179, contrera@etsu.edu)

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