THIS WEEK: Feb. 28 through March 6
Second annual Benefit Show for Planned Parenthood, will take place at 8 p.m. March 2 at The Other Side, 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, and features the music of Superheaven, Word Attack, Worn, Eyelette and Glitterer. The event also features raffles, a bake sale and a drive for Ruth’s Place Women’s Shelter. $10
Stronger Than Dirt, will perform at 10 p.m. March 2 at the River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township.
Frankie & Toby, perform at 6 p.m. March 2 in the Executive Lounge at the Woodlands, 1073 state Route 315, Plains Township. No cover. DJ NRG will spin Top 40 dance music in Evolution. Nuclear Happy Hour takes place from 9 to 11 p.m.
Chefs, Iron Chef meets Magic Mike in this cooking competition and male review. 8 p.m. March 3 at the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $25 and $35. kirbycenter.org, 570-826-1100
Flux Capacitor, the neo-psychedelic jam band that hails from the Reading region will perform at 10 p.m. March 3 at the River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township. $8 in advance; $12 at the door. http://bit.ly/2t0M0O9, 570-822-2992
Bosco & The Storm, a five-piece R&B group playing Top 40 dance hits will perform at 10 p.m. March 3 in the Executive Lounge at the Woodlands, 1073 state Route 315, Plains Township. No cover.
Mike Corcoran, an NEPA native, will perform his Cork Comedy at 8 p.m. March 3 at the Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre, 537 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Corcoran describes his comedy as a bunch of profanity and bad decisions baked in a pie, or to speak to NEPA, pinched in a pierogi. Tickets cost $10 and are available online at http://bit.ly/2CgARbn.
David Byrne After Party with Dynamo and Kluster Phunk, will take place at 9 p.m. March 4 at the River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township. $5
Kevin Hart, the actor, comedian and Philadelphia native comes to the Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township, on his Irresponsible Tour. 7 p.m. March 16. Tickets start at $79.50. ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000