Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

This Week in Entertainment

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
entertainment Detroit Lakes, 56501
Detroit Lakes Minnesota 511 Washington Avenue 56501

Sunday, Dec. 23

HOLIDAY EVENTS

• Holiday Open House: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Forest Edge Gallery, 46461 295th Ave., Vergas. Fine crafts and fine art made by American artists. Featuring metalwork by Patrick Shannon, jewelry by Helena Johnson, paintings, sculpture, pottery, fused and blown glass, ornaments, and more. Refreshments served. Info: 218-342-2681.

Advertisement
Advertisement

• Season of Light: 2 and 7 p.m., Planetarium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Explore the history of Christian, Jewish, Celtic, Nordic, Roman, Irish, Mexican and Hopi holiday traditions, and a variety of astronomy-related details including hemisphere winter constellations, why we have seasons and the possible astronomical explanations for a star over Bethlehem; $5 adults, $2.50 children, seniors and Tri-College students. Info: 218-477-2920.

DANCE

• "The Nutcracker": 12 to 3 p.m., Century 10 Theater, 3932 9th Ave. SW, Fargo. Performed by the Royal Ballet, London, a must see holiday favorite, simulcast in HD. Info: 701-281-1335.

MUSIC

• The Blenders Holiday Tour: 2 and 7:30 p.m., Fargo Theatre, 314 Broadway, Fargo. Popular vocal quartet performs Christmas tunes and more. All ages show; reserved seating. Info: 701-205-3182.

• 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.

MISCELLANEOUS

• History Sundays with Steve Stark: 1 p.m., Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Lincoln's Legacy. President Abraham Lincoln was influential in the development of the Great Plains. Learn how he left his mark in the Red River Valley and how it affects us still today. Info: 218-299-5511.

Monday, Dec. 24

HOLIDAY EVENTS

• Free Christmas Party & Dinner: 6 to 8 p.m., Olivet Lutheran Church, 1330 S. University Drive and Nativity Catholic Church, 1825 11th St. S., both in Fargo. Music, gifts, games an a holiday dinner for those who would otherwise be alone.

MUSIC

• Open Jam Night: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. Hosted by members of The Roosters, 8th Hour, Carmen the Cactus and October Road. No cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227.

Tuesday, Dec. 25

HOLIDAY EVENTS

• Christmas At Our House: 12 to 2 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 912 Lake Ave., Detroit Lakes. Holiday feast includes turkey with all the trimmings. Info: 218-847-5656.

Wednesday, Dec. 26

DANCE

• Western Wednesday: 7:30 to 10 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. Social dance class featuring the Texas two-step and swing; beginners welcome. Admission is $5. Info: 218-329-1735.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Beer Pong & Bag Toss Tournament: 8 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 Third Ave. N., Fargo. Double elimination tournament; $5 per person entry fee.

Thursday, Dec. 27

MUSIC

• Dave Ferreira Trio: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Maxwell's, 1380 9th St. E., West Fargo. Jazz music; no cover charge. Info: 701-277-9463.

• Jazz Nickel: 7 p.m., Basie's at the Ramada, 1635 42nd St. S., Fargo. Jazz music; no cover charge.

THEATER

• "The 12 Dates of Christmas": 7:30 p.m., Theatre B, 716 Main Ave., Fargo. Hilarious new one-woman comedy about Mary and her dating mishaps. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students ($5 on Thursdays only). Info: 701-729-8880.

Friday, Dec. 28

MUSIC

• Ed Huttlin: 7 p.m., Basie's at the Ramada, 1635 42nd St. S., Fargo. No cover charge.

• Hairball: 8:30 p.m., Venue at the Hub, 2525 9th Ave. S., Fargo. Advance tickets $13. Info: 866-300-8300.

• 80 Proof: 9 p.m., Rick's Bar, 2721 Main Ave., Fargo. Rock music. Info: 701-232-8356.

• Wicked Antix: 9 p.m., Speck's Bar, 2611 Main Ave., Fargo. Rock music. Info: 701-232-0202.

• Neptune Men: 9:30 p.m., VFW, 202 Broadway, Fargo. No cover charge. Info: 701-235-8243.

• Poitin: 10 p.m., Dempsey's Public House, 226 Broadway, Fargo. Celtic music; no cover charge.

THEATER

• "The 12 Dates of Christmas": 7:30 p.m., Theatre B, 716 Main Ave., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

Saturday, Dec. 29

MUSIC

• 80 Proof: 9 p.m., Rick's Bar, 2721 Main Ave., Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.

• Wicked Antix: 9 p.m., Speck's Bar, 2611 Main Ave., Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.

• Neptune Men: 9:30 p.m., VFW, 202 Broadway, Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.

• Face for Radio: 10 p.m., Dempsey's Public House, 226 Broadway, Fargo. Rock music; no cover charge.

THEATER

• "The 12 Dates of Christmas": 7:30 p.m., Theatre B, 716 Main Ave., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

Sunday, Dec. 30

MUSIC

• 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.

MISCELLANEOUS

• History Sundays with Steve Stark: 1 p.m., Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Theodore Roosevelt. The only president to live in North Dakota, Teddy Roosevelt came to the Dakota Territory as a broken man but started an adventure that would lead him to the White House. Info: 218-299-5511.

***

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.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness