Freshlyground. 7:30 p.m. Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Road, South Burlington. African grooves mixed with funk, soul and pop. $17 advance. $20 day of show. (888) 512-7469.
”The Sin of Harold Diddlebock.” 7 p.m. Downhill Grill, 74 Main St., Saranac Lake. Mild-manner clerk longs to marry the girl at the desk down the aisle. His dream is dashed when he loses his job. An extraordinary elixir from a local bar changes his life in odd and outrageous ways. Part of the Saranac Lake Cabin Fever Classic Film Festival. $6 adults. $5 seniors and students. Free under 12. 891-1139.
Thursday, March 21
The Castaways. 11 a.m. Clinton County Senior Citizens Center, North Catherine Street, Plattsburgh. Classic country and rock. 561-6431.
Lucid. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
”Anything Goes.” 7:30 p.m. Chazy Central Rural School, Route 9, Chazy. Romantic high-seas adventure with intrigue, mistaken identities and shipboard shenanigans. $12. 846-6840.
”Dancing Across Borders.” 6:45 p.m. Billings Lecture Hall, University of Vermont, Burlington. Story of Sokvannara “Sy” Sar, who as a young man in Cambodia was dancing with a small troupe in Angkor Wat when Anne Bass, a longtime patron of dance in America, saw him perform. So taken with Sy’s talent, she arranged for him to come to New York and audition for the School of American Ballet. $10 adults. $4 students. (802) 656-4455.
Anderson Falls Heritage Museum Opening. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 96 Clinton St., Keeseville. Open to the public. Donation. 834-7138.
Business After Hours. 5:30 p.m. Imaginarium Children’s Museum, 4709 Route 9, Plattsburgh. $3 advance reservation. $4 without reservation. 563-1000.
Mad Hatter’s Ball. 5:30 p.m. Heaven Hill Farm, Lake Placid. Silent auction, live music, best hat prizes and more. Benefits women living with cancer and chronic illness, women veterans and caregivers. $35. 390-3899.
DJ Jake. 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Peabody’s upstairs, Clinton Street. Monday, Friday and Saturday.
Open Mike Night with Mike Pedersen. 9 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. Every Wednesday. 563-2222.