Try This: Let's do the time warp, again

By Ashley Swanson, Columbian features news coordinator

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photoA photo montage shows actor Tim Curry, who plays main character Dr. Frank-N-Furter in "The Rocky Horror Picture Show." The 1975 cult classic returns to the Kiggins Theatre tonight.

The 1975 midnight movie classic, "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," returns to the Kiggins Theatre. Part movie-screening and part live-action theater, attendees are encouraged to dress up and act along with the film with the provided prop kits. The movie is rated R.

When: Doors open 10:30 tonight.

Where: Kiggins Theatre, 1011 Main St., Vancouver.

Admission: $8.

Telephone: 360-816-0352.

Web:http://kigginstheatre.net

The movie screening is one of many options for getting out and about this weekend.

2. Run for a cure

East Clark County Relay for Life is a 24-hour event to benefit the American Cancer Society. Held on the Washougal High School track, the themed event "May the Cure Be with You" will include a survivor lap, band performances, country line dancing, karaoke and a luminaria ceremony. Support the cause through donations, running or cheering on the teams.

When: 10 a.m. today to 10 a.m. Sunday.

Where: Fishback Stadium, 1201 39th St., Washougal.

Admission: Free, donations encouraged.

Telephone: 503-502-1307.

Web:http://relayforlife.org

3. Twisted comedy

Theater fans can catch the closing act of the Serendipity Player's latest comedy "Fuddy Meers." When amnesiac Claire, who wakes each morning as a blank slate, is kidnapped by a limping man claiming to be her savior from her husband and rebellious son, she must sort through the mayhem.

When: 8 p.m. tonight and 2 p.m. Sunday.

Where: Serendipity Playhouse, 500 Washington St., Vancouver.

Admission: $15.

Telephone: 360-834-3588.

Web:http://serendipityplayers.org

4. Good wine and company

The Craft Winefest of Vancouver shines a light on the local wineries in the county along with the wine-growing region in the Columbia Gorge. Featuring appearances by 20 wineries and cellars, visitors can taste 80 wines, along with catered local food. There will also be art vendors on site and performances by 13 area bands. The proceeds will benefit the Greater Clark County Rotary Club Foundation.

When: Noon to 9 p.m. today and noon to 7 p.m. Sunday.

Where: Esther Short Park, 301 W. Eighth St., Vancouver.

Admission: $18 for both days, $1 for tasting tickets, $75 for VIP, $13 for designated drivers, 21 and older.

Web:http://thecraftwinefest.com

5. Class in session for 'Monsters University'

Mike Wazowski (voiced by Billy Crystal) dreams of one day becoming a scarer at Monsters, Inc., despite his less-than-frightening appearance. The art of scaring seems to come naturally to his Monster University rival James P. Sullivan (John Goodman). But the destruction the two cause in their final exam gets the pair kicked out of the program. Now Mike and James must work together with a group of fraternity misfits to pursue their dreams. "Monsters University" is rated G.

Where: Battle Ground Cinema, 1700 S.W. Ninth Ave., Battle Ground; Cinetopia Mill Plain, 11700 S.E. Seventh St.; Cinetopia Vancouver Mall 23, 8700 N.E. Vancouver Mall Drive; various Regal Cinema locations.

Cost: Varies by location.

Telephone: Battle Ground Cinema, 360-666-7200; Cinetopia, 360-213-2800 Cinetopia Vancouver Mall 23, 360-448-4100; Regal Cinemas, 800-326-3264.

Web:http://battlegroundcinema.com, http://cinetopia.com, http://regmovies.com