This Week in Entertainment
Sunday, Oct. 28
Jazz Inc. Big Band: 7:30 p.m., ITOW Veterans Museum, 805 West Main, Perham. Concert featuring John Pederson on trumpet. Admission $10. Info: 218-346-7678.
"The Barber of Seville": 2 p.m., Festival Concert Hall, North Dakota State University, Fargo. Presented by the Fargo-Moorhead Opera. Info: 701-239-4558.
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.
100 Wells Tour: 7 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Music, storytelling and education around water issues; the One Year, 100 Wells campaign is a plan to build 100 wells in various African countries in need of clean water, including Ghana, Somalia, Kenya, Uganda, the Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso; tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at the door. Info: 218-844-7469.
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.
Not Too Scary Haunted House: 1 to 5 p.m., Children's Museum at Yunker Farm, 1201 28th Ave N., Fargo. Info: 701-232-6102.
Not So Scary Halloween Dance Show: 2:30 p.m., Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. Presented by the Bonnie Haney School of Dance, featuring trick or treat dancers, little pumpkins, ballerina ghosts, tapping witches, black cats and a jazzy hip hoppin' thriller; advance tickets, $10; at the door, $12; audience members encouraged to wear costumes to the show. Info: 218-236-9900.
Trick-or-Treat: 2 to 3 p.m. Ecumen-Detroit Lakes. Kids bring your parents and go trick-or-treating with the residents and staff at Emmanuel Nursing Home, The Madison, The Cottage and Lamplighter Manor.
Monday, Oct. 29
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.
Tuesday, Oct. 30
Wiz Khalifa: 7 p.m., Scheels Arena, 5225 31st Ave. S., Fargo. With special guests Juicy J, Chevy Woods, Lola Monroe, Tuki Carter and Berner; ticket range is $39.50-$169 (VIP); all ages show.
Live at Birdland with Tommy Igoe: 7:30 p.m., Hansen Theatre, Roland Dille Center for the Arts, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Admission $28 adults; $24 seniors, MSUM alumni, faculty/staff; $12 students. Info: 218-477-2271.
Wednesday, Oct. 31
The Beat Goes On -- Mary Shideler: 7 p.m., Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave., Detroit Lakes. In addition to her adventures in China and Africa, Shideler kayaked over 1,000 lakes in Itasca County and its environs and she chronicles the adventure in her book, "The Kayak Lady." Info: 218-847-2168.