As the Fourth of July weekend is upon us including barbecues, swimming and cookouts. It also rings in July's First Friday event in downtown Perrysburg.
At the Funny Bone Comedy Club: Fat Fish Blue, 6140 Levis Commons Blvd., comedian Steve Trevino has shows at 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday; at 7 and 10 p.m. Saturday. Mr. Trevino started in comedy by telling jokes in his 2nd grade talent show. He lives in Hollywood.
On Friday, from 6 to 8 p.m., weather permitting, O-Deer Diner and Ice Cream will host a car cruise on the Commodore Schoolyard area, across the street from the restaurant. Records from the 1950s and 1960s will be played and a 50/50 drawing will held to benefit the Perrysburg High School after-prom committee. There are also door prizes rewarded to people who have their vehicles registered.
■ FIRST FRIDAY
The second First Friday event of the season will be take place from 6 to 9 p.m. in downtown Perrysburg. Dave Carpenter and his acoustic guitar, playing a Dave Matthew's Band vibe, will perform. Also, Chortie the Clown, YMCA Fun Bus full of children's activities and face painting, family fun-house, children's miniature train, a bubble machine, and the Perrysburg Fire Department displays will be among the activities. There will also be 14 vendors selling hand-made jewelry, food, and quilts.
Rave Cinemas at Levis Commons show just-released Lone Ranger and Despicable Me 2 movies.
The Eight Fifteens four-person rock-and-roll band will play at the Holiday Inn French Quarter's bar J. Patrick's Pub from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Meaghan Roberts will play at Swig's restaurant in downtown Perrysburg Friday night and Tom Turner will be there Saturday.