Things to do: Friday, Sept. 27, 2013
DON GIBSON AND THE VELVETONES: 7 to 10 p.m. Cover $5. Elk River Community Center, 1047 Main St., Elkview. Call 304-965-3722.
HOLY COW: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Blues. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.
"OUR TOWN": 8 p.m., Capitol Center Theater, 123 Summers St. Tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for students and seniors. The Contemporary Youth Arts Company brings life to Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama. Call 304-342-6522 for reservations and group rates.
KENNY SMITH AND CARMEN MORALES: 8 p.m. Admission is $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com.
EXTREME COUNTRY DANCE CLUB: 8 to 10 p.m. (Lessons at 6:30 p.m.) Admission is $5. Elk Elementary Center, Mink Shoals exit of Interstate 79. Call 304-949-3973 or 304-549-0910.
"BE THE DINOSAUR": New hands-on exhibit in the Mylan Explore-atory at the Clay Center. The display features dinosaur bones, a dino dog for the little ones, a toothy Tyrannosaurus head and more. Tickets are $7.50 for adults, $6 for children. Info: Call 304-561-3570 or visit www.theclaycenter.org.
OPEN STAGE FOR KIDS: 6:30 p.m. Free. Unity of Kanawha Valley, 804 Myrtle Road. Open to performers 4 to 15. Hosted by Ron Sowell and Sky Kershner. Call 304-345-0021.
Etc UNITED WAY FUNDRAISING DAY: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Capitol Circle, state Capitol. Food, music, art, entertainment, games, pumpkin-carving contest, judged pie competition and more. All proceeds benefit the United Way and local communities. Visit www.unitedwaycwv.org.