1 THE MANE EVENT Begin Again Horse Rescue in Lima saved a 20-year-old horse named Dolly from going to slaughter. Now, Dolly is a proud mama of a bay pinto colt, born on April 13. Events continue Saturday to support BAHR: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. is the "Tails on the Trails," a 5K Walk at Finger Lakes Technical and Career Center Animal Science Program, 3501 County Road 20, Stanley. Registration for the walk is $25. Also happening Saturday is Volunteer Day at the BAHR farm from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The farm is at 2828 Plank Rd (Route 15A) in Lima.
2 ARTISTS FOR HEALTH Ninety artists from eight states will gather this weekend at the Greater Canandaigua Civic Center, 250 North Bloomfield Road, Canandaigua, for the sixth annual Springtime in Canandaigua arts and crafts show. The juried show presented by Thompson Health Guild will include work for display and sale in various media — paint, pottery, wood, sculpture, fiber, glass, jewelry and more. Works will be judged April 28, with an awards ceremony that night. The show will run 3-7 p.m. Friday, April 28; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 29; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 30. Proceeds benefit Thompson Health's Dr. Laurie Sands and Constellation Brands Breast Imaging Center. Details: 585-396-9473, www.springtimeincanandaigua.com.
3 RIDE THE RAPIDS The annual Wild Water Derby on the Canandaigua Outlet is ranked one of the nation's top paddling events by the American Canoe Association. Hosted by Shortsville Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce, the event has been known to attract between 200 and 300 participants and over 4,000 spectators. Returning this Saturday and Sunday, the event includes handmade rafts making their way down the outlet, including a down river race from Canandaigua Lake to Littleville and a slalom race on the Shortsville rapids. There's also a raft parade, a 5K starting at the high school, a pancake breakfast at the Shortsville American Legion and a vendor craft show in Shortsville's Budd Park. Boat launches start at noon Saturday after registration from 9:30 to 11 p.m. at Red Jacket school; with the down river and slalom races at 11 a.m. Sunday. Check out www.wildwaterderby.com for the full schedule.
4 SONGS OF THE 60S/70S Sam Sherwood — whose concert last year at Bristol Valley Theater in Naples sold out — is back this Saturday with some local friends to present "Music of the Singer/Songwriters of the 60s and 70s." Sherwood will be joined by Aaron Lipp and Ryan Yarmel at 7 p.m. at Bristol Valley Theater, 151 S. Main St., Naples. No advance word on which singer/songwriters are being celebrated, but that's a huge pool that could range from Lennon/McCartney to James Taylor to Bob Dylan to Sir Elton John. Advance tickets are $20 adults, $15 college students with ID, $10 for those under 18. If there are any left, they'll be sold at the door for $25. Tickets: bvtnaples.org.
5 DECK THE HALL Renowned local bluesman Joe Beard. Blood, Sweat and Tears trumpeter Lewis Soloff. Gary Lewis (remember "This Diamond Ring" with the Playboys?). those are just a few of the Class of '17 for the Rochester Music Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 20, in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, 26 Gibbs St., Rochester. This year's inductees also include classical composer and longtime Eastman School of Music composition professor Samuel Adler; the late DJ "Uncle Roger" McCall; and the late Greg Sullivan, founder of the now closed but fondly remembered club The Penny Arcade. Joining local musicians in tribute to the inductees will be BST's David Clayton-Thomas; Gary Lewis & The Playboys; and Soloff's good friend Paul Shaffer. Tickets (ranging from $26 to $66): eastmantheatre.org.
Local live music
Abilene Bar and Lounge, 153 Liberty Pole Way, Rochester: Thursday — The Suitcase Junket, 8:30 p.m.; Friday — The Tragedy Brothers, 6 p.m., Three Chord Monte, 9:45 p.m.; Saturday — The Phil Marshall Band, 8:30 p.m.
Anthology, 336 East Ave., Rochester: Friday — Five Head (20th anniversary show), with The Fox Sisters, 8 p.m.
B-Side, 5 Liftbridge Lane, Fairport: Thursday — Coda Combo, 7-10 p.m.; Friday — Travis Fitch, 5-7 p.m., Chrissie Romano Band, 8-11 p.m.; Saturday — Dirty Bourbon Blues Band, 8-11 p.m.
Braddock Bay Tavern & Grill, 372 Manitou Road, Hilton: Saturday — Meyer & McGuire with Joe Dady, 6-9 p.m.
Brew & Brats at Arbor Hill, 6461 Route 64, Naples: Saturday — Open mic with Rick Constantino, 6-9 p.m.
Bug Jar, 219 Monroe Ave., Rochester: Thursday — Saints & Winos, with Hexxus, and Highest Leviathan, 8 p.m.; Friday — The Dirty Pennies, The Ginger Faye Bakers, Pale Green Stars, Darwin, 8 p.m.; Saturday — Al Beaman Band (reunion show), with New Riot Act, Attic 39 and Grease Creepers, 8 p.m.; Sunday — Bleeker, with Beware the Darkness and Comedown, 8 p.m.
Cottage Hotel, 1390 Pittsford Mendon Road, Mendon: Thursday — Paul Strowe, 7-10 p.m.; Friday — Mike Speranza, 8-11 p.m.; Saturday — Songwriters in the Round, 8-11 p.m.
Del Lago Resort and Casino, 1133 Route 414, Tyre: Friday — Colt Ford, 8 p.m., Michael Houston Duo, 9 p.m.; Saturday — Free Fallin' (Tom Petty tribute), 8 p.m., Michael Crissan, 9 p.m.
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, 99 Court St., Rochester: Thursday — Mr. Monkey Open Jam Showcase, 9 p.m.; Friday — Jess Novak Band, 10 p.m.; Saturday — Joe Beard, 10 p.m.
Fanatics Pub, 7281 W. Main St., Lima: Friday — The Dungarees, 8 p.m.; Saturday — The Bradley Brothers, 7 p.m.
Flaherty's Three Flags Inn, 60 W. Main St., Honeoye Fallls: Saturday — Virgil Cain — 9 p.m.
Flaherty's Three Flags Inn, 1200 Bay Road, Webster: Saturday — Mike and Steve Unplugged, 9 p.m.
Flour City Station, 170 East Ave, Rochester: Saturday — A Girl Named Genny (EP release), Folkfaces, The Crooked North, 8 p.m.
Greenhouse Cafe, 2271 E. Main St., Rochester: Friday — Bob White and Company, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Johnny's, 1382 Culver Road, Rochester: Friday — The Earthtones, 5 p.m., the Foolz, 8 p.m.; Saturday — Brothers from Other Mothers, 8 p.m.; Sunday — Traditional Irish Music Session, 5 p.m.
Jose & Willy's, 20 Lakeshore Drive, Canandaigua: Friday — Meyer & McGuire, 5-8 p.m.; Saturday — Lucky Number, 8 p.m. to midnight.
Little Theatre, 240 East Ave., Rochester: Thursday — The Djangoners, 7-9 p.m.; Friday — The Gregory Street Vagabonds, 8-10 p.m.; Saturday — Talking Under Water (CD release), 8-10 p.m.
Lock's Stock & Barrel, 5436 Route 64, South Bristol: Friday — Open Jam, time TBA; Saturday — Craig Snyder Trio, time TBA.
Lovin' Cup, 300 Park Point, Henrietta: Friday — Sirsy, with Virgo Heavy, 8 p.m.; Saturday — Bat McGrath, 8 p.m.
Montage Music Hall, 50 Chestnut St., Rochester: Saturday — Aggressive Betty (CD release), 8 p.m.
Mulconry's Irish Pub, 17 E. Liftbridge Lane, Fairport: Thursday — Marty Roberts, 7-10 p.m.; Friday — Jumbo Shrimp, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Naples Hotel, 111 S. Main St., Naples: Saturday — Rick Wahlers, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Nashvilles, 4853 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta: Friday — Download, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Saturday — Eric Van Houten, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Nedloh Brewing, 6621 Routes 5 and 20, Bloomfield: Saturday — Chip Milligan, 3-5:30 p.m.
New York Wine and Culinary Center (Upstairs Bistro), 800 N. Main St., Canandaigua: Friday — Red Branch, 7-10 p.m.
Nick's Chophouse, 5 Beeman St., Canandaigua: Saturday — Marco Amadio, 7-10 p.m.
Prosecco, 1550 Route 332, Farmington: Friday — Seth Sealfon, 6-9 p.m.; Saturday — Howie Bartolo (flute), 6-9 p.m.
Ramada Lakefront, 41 Lake Front Drive, Geneva: Friday — Charlie Ellis, 8-11 p.m.; Saturday — Mario Agnello, 8-11 p.m.
Remedy at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, 5857 Route 96, Farmington: Friday — Mr. Wonderful, 8 p.m. to midnight; Saturday — TRYST, 8 p.m. to midnight.
Rookies, East Ridge and Hudson roads, Irondequoit: Saturday — Teagan and the Tweeds, 8-11 p.m.
Sticky Lips, 830 Jefferson Road, Henrietta: Thursday — Jamric, 6-8 p.m.; Friday — Seth Faergolzia's Multibird, 9-11 p.m.; Saturday — Steve Grills & The Roadmasters, 9:30-11:30 p.m.; Sunday — Gospel Brunch, 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Three Heads Brewing, 186 Atlantic Ave., Rochester: Friday — The Mighty High & Dry, 8 p.m.; Saturday — Lost Wax, 8 p.m.
Towpath Cafe, 6 N. Main St., Fairport: Friday — Walt O'Brien, 6:30 p.m.; Saturday — Gene Romano, 6:30 p.m.
Twisted Rail, 108 Main St., Macedon: Saturday — John Carter, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Wegmans Market Cafe, Routes 5 and 20, Canandaigua: Friday — Rollin' Bones, 5-8 p.m.