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1 The “Rockin’ Block Party” will return from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, on Main Street in downtown Waynesville.

2 Country star Aaron Tippin will hit the outdoor stage at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, at the American Legion Post 47 in downtown Waynesville. 

3 Nantahala Brewing (Sylva) will host Shane Meade (rock/soul) at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17. 

4 The Haywood Community Band will pay tribute to the game show “Jeopardy” at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, at the Maggie Valley Community Pavilion. 

5 Lazy Hiker Brewing (Franklin) will host Medicated Sunfish at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18.

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