The Free Press, Mankato, MN

August 29, 2013

Entertainment Calendar Aug. 28-Sept. 4


The Mankato Free Press

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

CASTLE kickoff mixer and book discussion -- 5:30 p.m., New Ulm Public Library, 17 N. Broadway, free, 507-354-3212.

“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 Patio -- Dave Pengra & Ron Arsanault and The Frye

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Savoy -- DJ

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

 

Friday

Cactus Blossoms Concert -- 6-7 p.m., Waseca Art Center, 200 N. State St., Waseca, $10, 507-835-1701.

Fort Ridgely State Park programs -- 7 p.m., Wild Edibles, parking lot of the Creek Picnic Area, Fort Ridgely State Park.

Printmaking Installation by Vincenzio Donatelle reception -- 7-9 p.m., The 410 Project, 523 S. Front St., Mankato.

Story Time with the Hubbard Girls -- 10:30-11:30 a.m., Historic R.D. Hubbard House, 606 S. Broad St., Mankato, 507-345-5566.

Music

Brothers Pub -- Karaoke/DJ

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Rock of Ages

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Good Night Gold Dust

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Blue Viper

Indian Island Winery -- Duke Zecco

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

Mankato Moose Club -- Fiddleman Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- 10 Cent Pistol

Morgan Creek Vineyards -- Ben Marti

RedSky -- Professor Fresh, Carnage, ill P.O.E., Revilwen, Out of Bounds, The Style Biters, My Secret Admirer

Savoy -- O'Fosho

Westwood Marina -- The Frye

Wine Cafe -- Raven Moon Rising and The Lost Walleye's

 

Saturday

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

Minneopa State Park programs -- 3 p.m., Geocaching 101, campground side picnic area; 7 p.m., Wild Edibles, campground side picnic area; 9 p.m., Night Hike, parking lot on gravel road halfway to Seppmann Windmill.

Music

Brothers Pub -- Rum Runners

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- String Theory

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- The DitchLilies

Hobbers HWY 99 -- DJ Electric Odyssey

Indian Island Winery -- Michael Huber

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

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Nowhere Fast

Morgan Creek Vineyards -- String Theory

Savoy -- Ocho, Bety and Stacy

Westwood Marina -- Jade & Steve Murphy Acoustic Duo

 

Sunday

Flandrau State Park programs -- 4 p.m., Geocaching 101, Day Use Area; 7 p.m., What lives in the river-Fish, Day Use Area; 9 p.m., Night Hike, Day Use Area.

Lonesome Ron at Harkin Store -- 1-4 p.m., Harkin Store, 66250 County Road 21, New Ulm, 507-934-2160.

Music

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Charlie Roth

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Pub 500 -- Russell Alan

 

Monday

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

Car and Cycle Roll-in's -- 4-7 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl/Rumor's Lounge, 1247 Range St., 507-387-3439.

Family Story Time -- 6:30 p.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., 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 -- 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.

Preschool Storytime -- 10:30 a.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., ages 3-5 and parents, sign up by calling 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.

Preschool Storytime -- 10:30 a.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., ages 3-5 and parents, sign up by calling 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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