This Week in Entertainment
Sunday, Oct. 21
"Theory of Mind": 7 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Presented by the Mixed Blood Theatre Company, this sensitive yet unsentimental story presents a portrait of a young man with Asperger's Syndrome. Underwrittten by the Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, this show is being presented to the public free of charge. Info: 218-844-7469.
Christopher Hoolihan Organ Concert: 4 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 619 Broadway, Fargo. Tickets $10 for adults, $5 for students, available at the door. Info: 701-235-7389.
Bellamy Brothers: 8 p.m., Fargo Theatre, 314 Broadway, Fargo. Advance tickets are $33. Info: 866-300-8300.
Brian Rook: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. Original music and well-known tunes; no cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227.
Fall Family Festival: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Toad Mountain Ranch, rural Detroit Lakes. Enjoy the beautiful fall colors, visit the pumpkin patch and petting zoo, take a hayride, get your face painted or enter the best decorated pumpkin contest. Admission $12 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under. Info: 218-846-1020.
Valley Con 38: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hjemkomst Center, Moorhead. Events include the Fargo Fantastic Film Festival, costume contests, music and more; ticket range is $10-$50 at www.valleycon.com or at the door.
Monday, Oct. 22
Open Jam Night: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. The host band includes members from The Roosters, 8th Hour, Carmen the Cactus and October Road. Info: 701-799-2908.
"Dollar A Day Boys": 6:30 p.m., Carlson Branch, Fargo Public Library, 2801 32nd Ave. S., Fargo. Author, musician and filmmaker Bill Jamerson will present a historical musical tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps. Info: 701-241-1492.
Tuesday, Oct. 23
Harley Sommerfeld: 8:30 p.m., Avalon Events Center, 613 1st
Ave. N., Fargo. Live jazz; cover charge $5. Info: 701-232-1336.
Square Dancing: 6:30 p.m., Cash Wise Community Room, 1401 33rd St. S., Fargo. Hosted by L & M Squares; dine and dance at 5:30 p.m.
Swing Dancing Lessons: 7:30 p.m., Avalon Events Center, 613 1st Ave. N., Fargo. Admission $7. Info: 701-232-1336.
Lemony Snicket Event-A Series of Unfortunate Events: 6:30 p.m., Main Public Library, 102 3rd St. N., Fargo. Kids who like the Lemony Snicket book series will want to attend this themed event featuring sad sing-alongs, a special guest and other unfortunate activities. For kids in grades 3 to 6. Pre-registration is required. Register online or call. Free. Info: 701-241-1495.
Wednesday, Oct. 24
Ballroom Dancing: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. A 30-minute West Coast Swing lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome. Info: 701-293-8306.
Beer Pong & Bag Toss Tournament: 8 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 Third Ave. N., Fargo. Double elimination tournament; $5 per person entry fee.