The Free Press, Mankato, MN

October 31, 2013

Entertainment Calendar Oct. 31-Nov. 6


The Mankato Free Press

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Alternative to Halloween Fall Carnival -- 6-8 p.m., Jesus Assembly of God, 722 Sunrise Drive, St. Peter, free, 507-934-1468.

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

Gustavus presents "Trojan Barbie" -- 8 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus campus, $9 adults, $6 seniors and non-Gustavus students, one free for Gustavus students, 507-933-7590.

Halloweekend -- 9 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl/Rumor's Lounge, 1247 Range St., Mankato., costume contest, games, prizes and karaoke, 507-387-3439.

Minnesota Valley Gem and Mineral Club meeting -- 6:45 p.m., Ford Hall, MSU campus.

“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

Axel's Bonfire -- The Murphy Brothers Band Acoustic

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Busters - Grind First Entertainment

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

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

Midtown Tavern -- Old Towne Ghosts, War Rooster, Beast Noire

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

Friday

Gustavus presents "Trojan Barbie" -- 8 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus campus, $9 adults, $6 seniors and non-Gustavus students, one free for Gustavus students, 507-933-7590.

Halloweekend -- 9 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl/Rumor's Lounge, 1247 Range St., Mankato., costume contest, games, prizes and karaoke, 507-387-3439.

Merely Players present "Little Shop of Horrors" -- 7:30 p.m., Lincoln Community Center, 110 Fulton St., Mankato, $16 adults, $14 seniors, $9 youth, 507-388-5483.

Riverbend Promenaders Square Dance Club -- 7:30 p.m., Assembly of God Church, 722 Sunrise Dr., St. Peter, $5, 507-388-3344.

Music

Boxcar Bar -- IV Play

Buster’s -- Maiden Minneapolis

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Indian Island Winery -- Beyond Blue

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

Mankato Moose Club -- Fiddleman Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Angry Waters, Sue City, The Hot Rod Heaters

Thunder Bar -- Jim Jam Band

Wine Cafe -- Larry McDonough Jazz Quartette

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.

Gustavus presents "Trojan Barbie" -- 8 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus campus, $9 adults, $6 seniors and non-Gustavus students, one free for Gustavus students, 507-933-7590.

Halloweekend -- 9 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl/Rumor's Lounge, 1247 Range St., Mankato, costume contest, games, prizes and karaoke, 507-387-3439.

Mankato Area Lifelong Learners present "From Alaska Homesteader to Minnesota State University, Mankato Graduate Student" -- 2-4 p.m., Primrose Retirement Community Room, 1360 Adams St., Mankato.

Melissa Williams Graduation recital -- 3 p.m., Elias J. Halling Recital Hall, Earley Center for Performing Arts, 320 Maywood Ave, free, 507-389-5549.

Merely Players present "Little Shop of Horrors" -- 7:30 p.m., Lincoln Community Center, 110 Fulton St., Mankato, $16 adults, $14 seniors, $9 youth, 507-388-5483.

St. Peter Craft and Vendor Show -- 9 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Peter Armory, 1120 N. Swift St.

"Who Stole My Schnitzel?" dinner theatre performance -- 6 p.m., Turner Hall, 102 S. State St., New Ulm, $29.95, 507-233-4300.

Music

Buster’s -- Hicktown Mafia

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Flame Bar & Grill -- DJ Electric Odyssey

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Charlie Roth

Indian Island Winery -- Tess Erickson

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

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

The Lucky Lure -- The Murphy Brothers Band

Midtown Tavern -- The Whiskies

Morgan Creek Winery -- Jim McGuire Jazz Trio

Prairie Saloon -- IV Play

Pub 500 -- 2nd Notion

Road Haus -- Echos Big Band

Wine Cafe -- Ben Marty and Cafe O'Lait

Sunday

Gustavus presents "Trojan Barbie" -- 2 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus campus, $9 adults, $6 seniors and non-Gustavus students, one free for Gustavus students, 507-933-7590.

Merely Players present "Little Shop of Horrors" -- 2 p.m., Lincoln Community Center, 110 Fulton St., Mankato, $16 adults, $14 seniors, $9 youth, 507-388-5483.

Music

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

Midtown Tavern -- Karaoke with Ocho

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Patrick's On Third -- The Frye

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., 345-5120.

Gustavus Honor Band Concert -- 7 p.m., Christ Chapel, Gustavus campus, free.

Handmade Holiday cards -- 2:30-4 p.m., Summit Center, 518 S. Fifth St., Mankato., $7, 387-1666.

Scenes from "North Woods Nutcracker" -- 6:30 p.m., Blue Earth County Library, free, 304-4020.

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 -- 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.

History of the Marysburg Area -- 6-8 p.m., Blue Earth County Historical Society, 415 Cherry St., Mankato, 507-345-5566.

Preschool Storytime -- 10:30 a.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., 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.

Movie, Lunch and Discussion: "Quartet" -- 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Holy Spirit Retreat Center, 3864 420th Ave., Janesville, $15 suggested donation, 507-234-5712.

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

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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