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Style · January 11, 2017

Best Bets: Bluegrass music, Remington seafood dinner

A Cobbler Mountain Grass Band performance in 2014. The group will play Saturday at the Foothills Jamboree in Marshall.
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Cheryl Laroche will present “Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad” Saturday in The Plains.
Songwriter Karen Jonas will perform at Drum & Strum Friday night.
Music and community gatherings fill this weekend’s entertainment options in Fauquier.

The Cobbler Mountain Grass Band and others will perform at a Bluegrass Jamboree Saturday in Marshall.

Other options include an all-you-can-eat seafood feast in Remington, a paranormal tour in Warrenton, a historical presentation in The Plains and music at Drum & Strum in Warrenton.

Paranormal investigation
7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13
10 Ashby Street, Warrenton

The Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail hosts a paranormal team who will attempt to communicate with the spirits at the former prison. Tickets, $20 per person. To register, call 540-347-5525 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Karen Jonas at Drum & Strum
8 to 10:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13
102 Main Street, Warrenton

Rising country/Americana songwriter, Karen Jonas will perform at Drum & Strum Music. Tim Bray will also play guitar. $10 per person at the door. Advanced purchase recommended. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Afro-American Historical Association presentation
1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14
4243 Loudoun Ave., The Plains

The Afro-American Historical Association celebrates its 25th anniversary with a series of events. The kickoff event features a presentation by author and professor Cheryl Laroche about “Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad.” Following her presentation, the MLK Choir will perform a concert. Free.

Foothills Jamboree
4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14
4133 Rectortown Road, Marshall

The Cobbler Mountain Grass Band and Bobby G and Friends will perform Bluegrass and country music at the Marshall Community Center. Warhorse Smokers barbecue will sell food. $10 per person.

Remington shrimp and oyster dinner
4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14
22 E. Marshall St., Remington

The Remington Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department hosts its annual all-you-can-eat shrimp and oyster dinner. The menu also includes soft drinks, water, hush puppies, bean soup and hot dogs. Beer available for additional purchase.
Tickets, $40 in advance at The Corner Deli, RTO Tire and Auto or online; $50 at the door. Limited to 300 tickets.

Other options in and around Fauquier:

> Doug Wilcox at Deja Brew

>Local music at the Orlean Market

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