Upcounty Theatre, in a partnership with Germantown HELP, will present “A Winter’s Evening of Music, Magic, and Merriment” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown. The benefit event features a complete dinner courtesy of Germantown’s Agrodolce Restaurant, followed by a unique evening of local entertainment. Friday features magic by Phil Peretti, Germantown singing ensembles and a selection from the 2011 Capital Fringe Festival production, “Captain Freedom,” performed by Seneca Valley theatre alumni Matt and Andrew Baughman. Saturday’s performance will offer the acoustic country sounds of Tumbleweeds and the Cajun dance of The Cypress Trio, both from Frederick, followed by American Folk group, The Bridal Party. Admission is $15 and a non-perishable food item. For more information, visit www.upcountytheatre.org.