Tom Paxton The folk singer-songwriter received a lifetime achievement award at the Grammy Awards in 2009. 8 p.m. The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-938-2404. www.wolftrap.org. $24-$28.
Art on the Rocks Mixologists from local restaurants compete to create the best artwork, cocktail and appetizer combination. 7 p.m. Torpedo Factory Art Center, Art League Gallery, Studio 21, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703-683-1780. www.theartleague.org. $65.
“The Addams Family” Wednesday Addams brings home a normal boy to meet the family in this original production by the Alliance Theatre. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., through May 15. Mountain View Alternative High School, 5775 Spindle Ct., Centreville. 703-220-8101. www.thealliancetheatre.org. $16-$18.
“Coming Home” A woman with HIV returns with her son to South Africa in a story of love and loss. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., through May 14. Port City Playhouse, 1819 N. Quaker Lane, Alexandria. 703-998-6260. www.portcityplayhouse.com. $18-$20.
“Jane Eyre” Fauquier Community Theatre presents a musical adaptation of Charlotte Brontë’s love story. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m., through May 15. Fauquier Community Theatre at Vint Hill, 4225 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. 540-349-8760. www.fctstage.org. $18, seniors, students and children $16.
“The Music Man” Castaways Repertory Theatre stages the musical about a bandleader who attempts to con an Iowa town. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m., through May 22. Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. 703-232-1710. www.castawaystheatre.org. $18; seniors, military, students and Prince William County employees $13; age 12 and younger $9.
“Unnecessary Farce” Confusion ensues when two undercover cops try to snare an embezzling mayor and his accountant, presented by the McLean Community Players. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m., through May 14. McLean Community Center, Alden Theatre, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-790-0123. www.aldentheatre.org. $20, seniors and students $18.
SpringFest Fairfax Earth Day and Arbor Day events include fun runs, an obstacle course, fitness games and activities, moon bounces, pony rides and farm animals. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. 703-324-5471. www.workhousearts.org. Free.
Mid-Atlantic Spring Beer Festival Sponsored by Capitol City Brewing, the third annual event features more than 35 local craft breweries, food vendors and music. Noon-7 p.m. The Village at Shirlington, 4001 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-578-3888. capcitybrew.com. $30. Children and nondrinkers free.
Move Me Festival Hosted by Bowen McCauley Dance, the festival brings together more than 20 arts groups for a day of arts and crafts, theater games, yoga, food trucks and dance performances. 1-5 p.m. Kenmore Middle School, 200 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. 703-910-5175. www.bmdc.org. Free.
Rippon Lodge History Happy Hour This new event includes pop-culture trivia, games, music and mingling for adults 21 and older. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Rippon Lodge Historic Site, 15520 Blackburn Rd., Woodbridge. 703-499-9812. www.pwcgov.org. $15.
The Stranger The six-member Billy Joel tribute band performs. 9 p.m. State Theatre, 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300. www.thestatetheatre.com. $20, in advance $17.
Jack Williams The folk singer-songwriter has been performing for more than half a century. Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, 4444 Arlington Blvd., Arlington. 202-656-2748. www.stoneroomconcerts.com. $20.
New Dominion Chorale Led by Thomas Beveridge, the ensemble ends its 25th anniversary season with works by Orff and Brahms and Beveridge’s “General William Booth Enters Into Heaven.” 4 p.m. Northern Virginia Community College, Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, 4915 E. Campus Dr., Alexandria. 703-442-9404. www.newdominion.org. $30, seniors $25, students and children $15.
“A Gap Frame of Mind” An exhibit of paintings by Judith Seligson. Opening reception 4 p.m. Through June 12. Athenaeum, 201 Prince St., Alexandria. 703-548-0035. www.nvfaa.org. Free.
“Sleeping Beauty” Metropolitan Youth Ballet, a Metropolitan School of the Arts pre-professional company, performs the classic ballet. 6 p.m. George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 101 Callahan Dr., Alexandria. 703-339-0444. www.metropolitanarts.org. $12.
Robby Krieger Band The Doors guitarist and his band perform music of the Doors and more. 7:30 p.m. Birchmere, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-549-7500. www.birchmere.com. $35.
Nejla Yasemin Yatkin In partnership with Dance Place, “What Dreams May Come” is a solo dance inspired by Turkish composers. 8 p.m. Reston Community Center, CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Rd., Reston. 703-390-6167. www.restoncommunitycenter.com. $15-$20.
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