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Top 5 things to do this weekend: Jan. 19-21, 2018

Looking for something fun to do in the Sauk Valley this weekend? Here are some suggestions.
Looking for something fun to do in the Sauk Valley this weekend? Here are some suggestions.

Sing out loud and proud

ASHTON – Feel like putting your pipes to the test, you jukebox hero?

Warble your way through some tunes with James Gang Karaoke at Ralphie & Lu Lu’s, 812 Main St., from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday.​

Email for more information.

Oh, the things you can see in Dixon

DIXON – Dixon Public Schools and Woodlawn Arts Academy will present “Seussical Jr.” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the auditorium at Dixon High School, 300 Lincoln Statue Drive.

Admission is $6, cash or check, at Reagan Middle School, 620 Division St., or the academy, 3807 Woodlawn Road.

It’s Blues and Bluegrass time

FRANKLIN GROVE – If it’s the third Friday of the month, it’s Blues and Bluegrass night at the H.I. Lincoln Building, 136 N. Elm St.

Open-stage acoustic gospel, folk, country, blues and bluegrass will be performed, beginning at 7 p.m.

Admission is free, but donations are accepted to help with the upkeep of the historic building.

Call 815-456-3030 or go to for more information.

Take your pick of produce

STERLING – The Twin City Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday in the historical Twin City Produce Building, 106 Ave. A.

More than 20 vendors sell locally produced food, baked goods, soaps and candles, crafts and more.

Find the market on Facebook, go to, or call 815-499-7268 for a list of vendors, upcoming events and more information.

Red hot rhythm and more

• Brushville will play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at Henry’s Double K, 834 S. Jackson St. in Mount Carroll. Admission is $5.

• Lyle Grobe and the Rhythm Ramblers will play from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Sterling Moose Family Center, 2601 E. Lincolnway, Sterling.

• Orchard Fire will play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday at Whiskey Barrel Saloon, 305 W. Second St., Rock Falls, and Cowboy Jukebox will play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at the bar.

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