This Week in Entertainment
Sunday, Aug. 12
Looney Daze: All day, downtown Vergas. Today's events include a Classic Car & Motorcycle Show at 9 a.m., Outdoor Church Service at 10 a.m., Classic Car & Motorcycle Parade at 1 p.m. and Looney Daze Parade at 2 p.m. The grand parade will be followed by the Strong Man/Sheef Toss Contest and Water Fights.
Pine Point Powwow: 1 p.m., Powwow Grounds. The final Grand Entry of this year's celebration begins.
Bruce Neumann & Tiki D: 2 to 6 p.m., Lakeside Tavern, Detroit Lakes. Music with Gulf Cast Groove: vocals, guitar, bass drum, ukulele, etc. Info: 218-847-1891.
"Minnesota On the Map" Traveling Exhibit Opening Reception: 3 p.m., Becker County Museum, 714 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. This traveling exhibit from the Minnesota Historical Society, which runs through Sept. 30, will showcase the mapping of our state, from surveying to cartography to roads and railroads. Info: 218-847-2938.
Tuesday, August 14
Mark Fogelson: 7 p.m., City Park Bandshell, 1320 Lincoln Ave., Detroit Lakes. Each free concert in the Tuesdays in the Park series this summer will be preceded by a Picnic in the Park at 6 p.m., with proceeds from the picnic to benefit the local chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Free will donations will be accepted for both the meal and concert. Info: 218-844-7469 or www.dlccc.org.
Smorgasbord & Hootenanny: 5:30 and 8:30 p.m., Fair Hills Resort, 24270 County Highway 20, Detroit Lakes. The 48th annual season of the resort's live entertainment show takes place every Tuesday; tickets are $22 for adults, $16 for children age 4-12 and $6 for children ages 1-4. Info: 218-847-7638.
Wednesday, Aug. 15
Wild Wednesday: 10 a.m., Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, 35704 County Highway 26, Rochert. Explore nature with your 3-7 year old child or grandchild. Info: 218-847-2641.