december 6 Dash Rip Rock: If there were a Roadhouse Hall of Fame, this Louisiana trio would be a charter member, having played at just about every juke joint, pool hall and barbecue pit from Baton Rouge to Barrow, Alaska. Dash, named after Elly May Clampett's reluctant beau in The Beverly Hillbillies, bellies up to the bar at Tempe joint Nita's Hideaway, 1816 East Rio Salado Parkway, on Wednesday. Piersons share the bill. Showtime is 9:30 p.m. Cover is $5. For details call 967-9531.
Arizona International Auto Show: Next year's models--and a few from the next millennium--are displayed in the vehicular extravaganza, slated for noon to 10 p.m. Wednesday through December 8, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. December 9 and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. December 10 in exhibit halls A through E at Phoenix Civic Plaza, Second Street and Adams. Tickets are $6, $4 for seniors, $1 for children ages 7 to 12, free for younger kids. For details call 262-7272 or 1-800-345-1487.
My Fair Lady: David Birney and Jodi Benson (voice of Disney's The Little Mermaid) star in this production of the Lerner and Loewe musical. Performances are at 8 p.m. Wednesday through December 8, 2 and 8 p.m. December 9 and 2 and 7 p.m. December 10 at Symphony Hall, 225 East Adams. Tickets are $26.50 and $32.50, available at Dillard's. Call 262-7272.