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Wednesday, July 27

MISCELLANEOUS

• Becker County Fair: 8 to 12 a.m., Becker County Fairgrounds, Detroit Lakes. Sean Paul Sapphire performs at 2 and 6 p.m.; Miss and Junior Miss Becker County Pageant at 6:30 p.m.; Llama Show at 7 p.m.; Tim Eggebraaten performs under the big tent at 7:15 p.m.

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Thursday, July 28

THEATER

• "The Last Resort": 7:30 p.m., Long Lake Theater, 12183 Beacon Road, Hubbard. A murder mystery musical comedy where everyone is suspect when seven strange characters check into a Canadian resort that has seen better days. Tickets $8-$18. Info: 218-732-0099.

MUSIC

• Summer Thursdays: 5 to 8 p.m., Lodge on the Lake, Detroit Lakes. Music by Jordan Christianson Organ Trio. Info: 218-847-8439.

• Island Steel Drums: 5 p.m., Holiday Inn, Detroit Lakes. Info: 218-847-2121.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Becker County Fair: 8 a.m. to 12 a.m., Becker County Fairgrounds, Detroit Lakes. Senior Citizen Awards Program at 1:15 p.m.; music by Greg Hager at 2, 5 and 7:30 p.m.; magician Gary Tyson performs at 4 p.m., and again in the grandstand at 7:30 p.m.

• Jasper's Theater: 3 p.m., 17339 Highway 34 East, Park Rapids. Music, magic and comedy show featuring music from every era. Kathie Brekke and four generations of her family perform along with magician Jack Sand. Call for reservations. Info: 218-237-4333.

• Watermelon Festival: 4 to 6 p.m., Sunnyside Care Center, Lake Park. Enjoy live music by Clint Felker, grilled hot dogs, coleslaw, chips, and of course, lots of watermelon, all on the shores of beautiful Boyer Lake. Info: 218-238-5944.

Friday, July 29

THEATER

• "The Last Resort": 7:30 p.m., Long Lake Theater, 12183 Beacon Road, Hubbard. See Thursday's listing for details.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Becker County Fair: 8 a.m. to 12 a.m., Becker County Fairgrounds, Detroit Lakes. Horse show at 8 a.m.; dairy goat show at 8:30 a.m.; ventriloquist Gary Wick performs at 1 and 7 p.m.; salsa contest judging at 1 p.m.; demolition derby in the grandstand at 7 p.m.; Mike Hokanson performs under the big tent at 7:45 p.m.

• Turkey Days: 11:30 a.m. to 12 a.m., Frazee. Cowboy lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Event Center; opening ceremony at Little Turkey Park, 12 p.m.; Sand Castle Contest, Town Lake Beach, 2 p.m.; Water Fights, West Main Street, 5 p.m. kids and 6 p.m. adults; Street Dance, Event Center, 9 p.m. to 1 p.m. featuring music by Trip Wire. Info: 218-334-2124 or 800-407-2488.

Saturday, July 30

MUSIC

• Pine Point Music Festival: 12 p.m., Powwow Grounds, Pine Point. Rocking the stage this year will be bands Red Cedar Lake, beginning at noon, followed by Stewart Ville Band, Raven Darkcloud, Maynard and Joanie LaVallie, SkyBlues Band, Hannks Band and Eddie Kidd. Each band will play in one-hour increments. A jam session will round out the night at 7 p.m. Admission is a free will donation. Info: Tina Penn, 701-371-6859.

• The Front Fenders: 9 p.m., Pavilion, Detroit Lakes. Dance featuring popular local band will follow the Detroit Lakes High School Class of 1971 Reunion; open to the public.

• Danny Craswell's Beach Party: 4 to 8 p.m., Holiday Inn, Detroit Lakes. Info: 218-847-2121.

THEATER

• "The Last Resort": 7:30 p.m., Long Lake Theater, 12183 Beacon Road, Hubbard. See Thursday's listing for details.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Becker County Fair: 8 a.m. to 12 a.m., Becker County Fairgrounds, Detroit Lakes. 4-H Fashion Revue at 12:30 p.m.; 4-H Horse Fun Show at 1 p.m.; Laura Ernst performs at 3:30 and 4:45 p.m.; King Agassiz, Fair Builder and Century Farm awards under the big tent starting at 6 p.m.; demolition derby at the grandstand at 7 p.m.; Danny Holt performs at 7:30 p.m.

• Tractor Parade: 10:30 a.m., Detroit Lakes. Hosted by Adkins Equipment, Seaberg Oil and Hoffman's Meats. Info: Roger Engstrom, 218-847-8841 or Ken Shroyer, 218-847-2674.

• Turkey Days: 7 a.m. to 12 a.m., Frazee. Breakfast served at the Event Center, 7 to 10:30 a.m.; Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, 8 a.m.; Junior King & Queen Contest, 10 a.m.; Tyler Shipman Memorial Car Show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Road Rally6, 1 p.m.; Soap Box Derby, 12 p.m.; Demolition Derby, 3 p.m.; Miss Frazee & Miss Tean Pageant, 7 p.m., Frazee High School; Old Time Dance, 6 to 9 p.m., Event Center. Info: 218-334-2124 or 800-407-2488.

• Jasper's Theater: 7 p.m., 17339 Highway 34 East, Park Rapids. See Thursday's listing for details.

Sunday, July 31

ART EVENTS

• Arts & Crafts in the Park: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., City Park, Detroit Lakes. Approximately 110 artisans will share their work, and several food vendors will be on hand throughout the day as well. Admission is free. Info: 218-847-9202.

MUSIC

• Danny Craswell's Beach Party: 4 to 8 p.m., Holiday Inn, Detroit Lakes. Info: 218-847-2121.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Turkey Days: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Frazee. Trophy Cars on Display, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Turkey Luncheon, 11 a.m., Event Center; Pet and Doll Parade, 12:45 p.m.; Parade of Cars, 1:45 p.m.; Turkey CDays Parade, 2 p.m., followed by Pie and Ice Cream Social; Community Praise at 4 p.m., Event Center; From the Heart, 6 to 10 p.m., Frazee VFW. Info: 218-334-2124 or 800-407-2488.

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The Entertainment Calendar appears weekly in both the Detroit Lakes Tribune and Becker County Record. Submissions, questions and corrections (labeled "Entertainment Calendar") may be sent by fax, 218-847-9409, by mail to Detroit Lakes Newspapers, 511 Washington Ave., P.O. Box 826, Detroit Lakes, MN 56502, or by e-mail to Vicki Gerdes at vgerdes@dlnewspapers.com.

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