The Free Press, Mankato, MN

January 2, 2014

Entertainment Calendar Jan. 2-8


The Mankato Free Press

---- — Today

Blue Earth County Library storytime -- 10:30 a.m., Blue Earth County Library, 100 E. Main St., Mankato, free, 304-4020.

“Stories, songs and movement” -- 10:15 a.m., Creative Play Place, St. Peter Community Center room 127, 351-4284.

Trivia -- 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pub 500, 500 S. Front St., free, 625-6500.

Music

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

Friday

Meat Raffle -- 4:30-7:30 p.m., Crossroads Bar & Grill, 1754 Commerce Drive, North Mankato, 720-6500.

Music

Buster’s -- Sue City

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Traci Buckle

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Raven Moon Rising

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

The Lucky Lure -- Karaoke

Mankato Moose Club -- Fiddleman Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Kind Country

Wine Cafe -- Brent Brown; The Union Suits and The Ear Strippers

Saturday

Bingo -- 4 p.m., American Legion Post 294, Crystal Lake, $1 for 3 cards, $2 for 2 blackout cards, 507-726-6050.

Children’s Story Time at Barnes & Noble -- 11 a.m., 1850 Adams St., ages 2-8, free, 345-3444.

Color Pin -- 9 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl, 1247 Range St., 507-387-3439.

Family Pepsi Color Pin -- 5 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl, 1247 Range St., 507-387-3439.

Music

Buster’s -- Kayla Daniels

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- E.Z. Jazz Trio

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Jeff Braegelmann and Frankie Johnson

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Outland

Wine Cafe -- Organic Cowboys; Murphy Brothers Band

Sunday

Eagles Cancer Benefit Breakfast -- 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Mankato Eagles #269, 708 N. Riverfront Drive, Mankato, $7.95, 507-327-9405.

Maple River Band Boosters Berlgian Waffle Breakfast -- 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., the Commons, Mapleton, $6, free children under 5, 507-524-3930 ext 234.

Music

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Monday

Bar Bingo -- 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mully’s, 1030 Madison Ave., no cover charge, 388-1441.

Family Storytime -- 6:30 p.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., North Mankato, 345-5120.

Texas Hold’Em Poker -- 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pub 500, free, 625-6500.

Music

Boomtown -- Karaoke

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Patrick’s On Third, St. Peter -- Open Mic Night with The Wooden Nickels

Tuesday

Bar Bingo -- 6:30-9 p.m., Roadhouse 169, 1006 N. Riverfront Drive, North Mankato, 387-7511.

Bar Bingo -- 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mully’s, 1030 Madison Ave., no cover charge, 388-1441.

Blue Earth County Library Storytime -- 10:30-11 a.m., Blue Earth County Library, 304-4020.

Minnesota Valley Chorale auditions -- 6 p.m., Yvilsaker Fine Arts Center, Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato.

Preschool Storytime -- 10:30 a.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., North Mankato, ages 3-5 and their parents, 345-5120.

Music

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Pub 500 -- Open Mic Night

Savoy -- Karaoke

Wednesday

Blues class and dancing -- 9 p.m., Savoy, 526 S. Front St., 385-0072.

Trivia with Stunt Monkey -- 10 p.m., Boomtown, free, 625-9264.

Music

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Patrick’s, St. Peter -- Karaoke

Savoy -- Open Mic with Ocho

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