Saturday, March 13
"Over the River and Through the Woods": 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Comedy about an Italian family living in New Jersey and the young man trying to break away from his roots to take his dream job in another city. Tickets $20 for adults, $10 for students. Info: 218-844-SHOW (7469) or www.dlccc.org.
"The Boys Next Door": 7:30 p.m., Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.
"The Sound of Music": 7:30 p.m., Oak Grove Lutheran School, Scheel's Center for the Performing Arts, 124 North Terrace, Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.
"Treasures for Chamber Orchestra": 8 p.m., Festival Concert Hall, North Dakota State University, Fargo. Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra's fourth Masterworks concert of the season features concertmaster Benjamin Sung. Info: 218-233-8397.
Bon Jovi: 7:30 p.m., Fargodome, 1800 N. University Dr., Fargo. Arena rockers bring their Circle World Tour to the Fargodome. Tickets range from $39.50 to $89.50. Info: 800-745-3000.
Drum & Dance Competition: As a part of the Native American Awareness Week, there will be a pre-K through 12th grade Drum and Dance competition in the DL Middle School. Grand entry is at noon. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Celtic Festival: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Celebrate the rich cultures of the seven Celtic nations featuring the intriguing history, arts and traditions of Brittany, Cornwall, Isle of Man, Galicia, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Food, music, dancing and heritage presentations. Info: 701-241-8160.
St. Patrick's Day Parade: 3 to 4:30 p.m., downtown Fargo. Everyone is Irish for a day when Fargo-Moorhead celebrates St. Patrick's Day. Plan now to gather your clan and be a part of the fun, or gather at the curb and enjoy the parade as it goes by. Info: 701-388-0295.
That Spring Art Thing: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ramada Plaza & Suites, 1635 42nd St. S., Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.
Artist Reception: 6 to 11 p.m., Upfront Gallery, 512 Broadway, Fargo. Opening for Mackenzie Kouba's "Divine Oddities" paintings. Info: 701-364-0934.
Curling Open House: 9 to 11 a.m., Lakes Curling Club, Highway 59 N., Detroit Lakes. Did you watch the Olympics and thought curling looked interesting? Come find out what it's all about.
Sunday, March 14
"Over the River and Through the Woods": 2 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. See Saturday's listing. Admission for all seniors age 62 and above is just $5 for this final matinee performance.
"The Boys Next Door": 2 p.m., Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.
"The Sound of Music": 2 p.m., Oak Grove Lutheran School, Scheel's Center for the Performing Arts, 124 North Terrace, Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.
Singspiration: 7 p.m., Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church, Detroit Lakes. Come for a night of music and fellowship. Coffee and bars will follow.
"Treasures for Chamber Orchestra": 2 p.m., Festival Concert Hall, North Dakota State University, Fargo. See Saturday's listing for details.
Chapel Choir Concert: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Knutson Center Centrum, Concordia College, Moorhead. The Concordia College Chapel Choir, conducted by Michael Smith, concludes its 2010 tour with a free home concert. Info: 218-299-4366.
Tuesday, March 16
Book discussion group: 3 p.m., Detroit Lakes Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave., DL. The group will discuss South of Broad by Pat Conroy. Info: 218-847-2168 or www.larl.org.
"The Rat Pack is Back": 7:30 p.m., Gate City Bank Theatre, Fargodome, 1800 N. University Dr., Fargo. Spirited tribute recreates the famous "Summit at the Sands" hotel shows, when the "Rat Pack" was creating a free-wheeling nightclub act starring Vegas' four favorite sons: Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr., Dean Martin and Joey Bishop. Tickets $26.50-$46.50. Info: 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.
Wednesday, March 17
St. Patrick's Day Celebration: New York Mills Regional Cultural Center, 24 Main Ave. N., New York Mills. Author Erin Hart will discuss her series of mystery novels set in Ireland at 5 p.m; an Irish meal featuring Smithwick ale, Harp lager and Guinness stout will be served at 6:30 p.m.; Chulrua and Paddy O'Brien perform traditional Irish music at 7:30 p.m. Audience members will be able to try traditional ceile dancing. Admission is $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Info: 218-385-3339 or www.kulcher.org.