This weekend: Music, dancing - and bed races
Thursday, January 15
Rising country star Kellie Pickler comes to Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino for an 8 p.m. show. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased at the casino box office, online at www.starcasino.com or by phone at 800-313-7469.
One of the country's most exciting a cappella vocal bands, InPulse, uses only the mouths and microphones of its members to create a stage performance that is second to none. InPulse will perform live at the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students. There will be a pre-party in the Holmes Ballroom, including and appetizer buffet, cash bar and more, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The show is sponsored by Central Market. Call 218-844-SHOW or buy tickets online at www.dlccc.org.
Friday, January 16
Teens can swim in the pool, climb The Rock, enjoy the gym and check out the Nintendo Wii at Teen Night in the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center from 7-10 p.m. Krank It Up DJ will provide music in the fieldhouse. Teen Night is free for members and non-members are $3. Call the DLCCC at 218-844-4221 for more information.
The Lake Park Country Twirlers perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Lake Park School. Caller is Larry Johansen.
Saturday, January 17
Family Float Night
Bring your family in to the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center for a Family Float Night at the pool from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Water toys such as air mattress, noodles, lifejackets and tubes welcome!
Old Time Dance
An Old Time Dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. in the White Pine Room, Frazee.
Bed Race for Bridging
A "Bed Race for Bridging" fund-raiser is set from 4 to 7 p.m. at Bleachers Bar, Detroit Lakes. Proceeds from beer sales, as well as raffles, will be donated to "Bridging," a non-profit organization that supplies beds and other furniture for children in Minnesota. For more info about the organization, go to www.bridgingthegap.org.
ULTRA Family Ride
The ULTRA Snowmobile Club is sponsoring its Annual Family Ride. This ride is open to everyone and you are encouraged to bring your young riders. Anyone interested should be ready to leave on their snowmobile from the lake at the Club House Hotel in Detroit Lakes by 10 a.m. There will be a guided ride north to a rustic deer camp where there will be a bonfire, hot dogs, hot chocolate and pop. For more information contact Mike at 847-4917 or Dick at 846-9333.
AC/DC at the Fargodome
AC/DC brings its Black Ice Tour to the Fargodome for an 8 p.m. show, with special guest The Answer. Call 701-241-9100 for more information, or visit www.fargodome.com.
Sunday, January 18
4-H Shooting Sports
The Boys & Girls Club in Detroit Lakes is hosting a 4-H Shooting Sports event from 6 to 8 p.m. Call Randy at 218-841-5325 for more information.
Monday, January 19
Kids' Day Out
When school's not in session, the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center provides a safe place for kids to have some fun! Kids are invited to the DLCCC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for Kids' Day Out, featuring "Mystery Mania"-themed games, activities and crafts. Lunch and a snack are provided. Call the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center at 218-844-4221 for prices, more information or to sign up.
Tuesday, January 20
Learn to play Wii
Have some fun learning what a Wii is and how to play its many games at 10:30 a.m. in the Detroit Lakes Library. Open to all and enjoyed by the youth in all of us. Class size is limited. Call the Library at 847-2168 or sign up at the front desk to reserve your spot.
Wednesday, Jan. 21
A Larry's Plus square dance takes place at 7 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes IOOF Hall. Caller is Larry Johansen.
The Weekly Entertainment Calendar appears weekly in the 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.