Carmel: Josh Turner concert
Expect some classic twang mixed in with Turner’s deep tones when the 34-year-old country singer bringing his tunes to the Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Tickets are available at www.thecenterforperformingarts.org. Turner, who hit it big with 2003’s “Long Black Train,” recently released his fifth studio album in June.
Fishers: The Whipstitch Sallies at Hearthstone
This Friday, Hearthstone Coffee House and Pub is hosting the Whipstitch Sallies at 8 p.m. The all-female, folk quartet features the mandolin, guitar, harmonica and bass. Take in the tunes with a pitcher of draft, craft beer and some close friends. Hearthstone also features fairly priced pub food.
Noblesville: State of the Union
The Belfry Theatre will begin its 2012-2013 season Friday with the drama “State of the Union” – the 1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning play and a delightfully fresh satire on America’s favorite pastime, politics. Show times are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Reservations can be made at 773-1085 or www.thebelfrytheatre.com.
Westfield: Grand Junction Funkion
The annual derby is 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday on South Union St. in downtown Westfield. This year’s activities include the wacky car race (2 to 5 p.m.), The Why Store concert, Sun King Brewery beer garden, vendors, kids area and corn hole tournament. For more information, visit www.dwna.org.
Zionsville: Blues Brothers Revue
The Official Blues Brothers Revue is coming to the Zionsville Performing Arts Center this Saturday. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. for a silent auction, followed by the performance at 7 p.m. To order tickets, visit www.tix.com. The show is brought to the area by the Zionsville Band and Orchestra Patrons.