The Free Press, Mankato, MN

May 23, 2013

Entertainment Calendar May 23-29


The Mankato Free Press

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Beth Dooley book talk and signing -- 12 p.m., Watonwan County Library, 125 5th St. S., St. James.

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

Classic car roll-in -- Buster's Bar & Grill, 1325 Madison Ave, Mankato, 389-8999.

Mankato Area Lifelong Lerners present "Bird Walk -- Spring Lake Park" -- 8-10 a.m., Spring Lake Park, 611 Mckinley Ave, North Mankato, $5, 387-2011.

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

Southern Minnesota Poets Society presents "Fourth Thursday" -- 7-9 p.m., Twin Rivers Council for the Arts, 523 S. 2nd St., Mankato, www.southernmnpoets.org, 507-344-8709.

Traverse de Sioux Library Cooperative celebrates Nation Library Week -- 6-8:30 p.m., Indian Island Winery, 18018 631st Ave., Janesville, $10, 625-6169.

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

Waseca County Historical Society's Luncheon -- 12 p.m., Waseca Historical Society, 315 2nd Ave. N.E., Waseca, $12 WCHS members, $16 non-members, 507-835-7700.

Music

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

RedSky -- The Limbs

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

 

Friday

Bike Night -- Buster's Bar & Grill, 1325 Madison Ave, Mankato, 389-8999.

Key City Kennel Club Vizsla Specialty and All Breed Obedience and Rally -- 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Nicollet County Fairgrounds, St. Peter, Free, $3 parking.

Leisure Education for Exceptional People presents The Whacking Dead Golf Tournament -- 6:30 p.m. register, 7 p.m. dinner, 8:30 p.m. golf, Terrace View Golf Course, 19304 Minnesota 22, Mankato, $75, www.whackingdeadgolf.com, 345-4646.

Music

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Garret Steinberg

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Third Wheel

Indian Island Winery -- Mary Guentzel Quintet

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

Mankato Moose Club -- Fiddleman Karaoke

Mully's on Madison -- Dirt Road Prophets

RedSky -- The Full Set-up

Wine Cafe -- Jim McGowan, Don Scott and Curtis Blake

 

Saturday

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

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

Greater Mankato Tweed Ride -- 10 a.m. to noon, Hubbard House, 606 S. Broad St., Mankato, 345-5566.

The Heritage Plant Sale -- 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Treaty Site History Center, 1851 N. Minnesota Ave., St. Peter, 382-5162.

Key City Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show-Conformation, Obedience and Rally -- 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nicollet County Fairgrounds, St. Peter, Free, $3 parking.

Waseca Arts Council presents Randy Buker, Comedy Hypnotist -- 7:30 p.m., Waseca Art Center, 200 State St. N., Waseca, 507-835-1701.

Music

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Cafe Au Lait

Indian Island Winery -- Tess Erickson

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

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

Mully's on Madison -- Dirt Road Prophets

NaKato -- Rachel Brooke

RedSky -- DJ Shoba & Intelligent Design

Westwood Bar & Grill -- Jade & Steve Murphy Acoustic Duo

Wine Cafe -- The Ace in the Whole Band

 

Sunday

Causes of the U.S.-Dakota War and Battlefield Tour -- 1 p.m. program, 2:30 p.m. tour, Fort Ridgely, 72404 County Road 30, Fairfax, $4 admission, free for MHS & NCHS members.

Dick Kimmel performs at the Harkin Store -- 1-4 p.m., Harkin Store, 66250 County Road 21, New Ulm, admission included with admission to the store, 507-354-8666.

Key City Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show-Conformation, Obedience and Rally -- 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nicollet County Fairgrounds, St. Peter, Free, $3 parking.

Music

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Pub 500 -- Michael Lane

 

Monday

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

The Govenaires Drum and Bugle Corps perform at Memorial Day service -- 10 a.m., Minnesota Square Park, St. Peter, www.govenaires.org.

Lake Crystal Community Band performs at Memorial Day service -- 9:30 a.m., Lake Crystal Cemetery, Laclaire St., 507-726-2747.

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

"The 39 Steps" theater production -- 7:30 p.m., Andreas Theater, Minnesota State University, $16 adults, $ 14 eniors over 65 & youth under 16, $15 MSU students, www.mnsu.edu/theatre/, 389-6661.

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

Blue Earth County Library Book Club -- 6p.m., Blue Earth County Library, 304-4020.

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

Dakota Meadows Middle School Book Fair -- 2-7 p.m., Dakota Meadows Middle School Gym, 1900 Howard Dr., North Mankato.

Jayne J. Jones & Alicia M. Long "Capitol Hell" book signing -- 5-7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 1850 Adams St. #404, Mankato, 345-3444.

The Mankato "Riverblenders" presents "Learn to Sing" - 6:45-8:15 p.m., Christ the King Lutheran Church, 222 Pfau St., Mankato, free.

Music

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

RedSky -- Local Artist Showcase

 

Wednesday

"The 39 Steps" theater production -- 7:30 p.m., Andreas Theater, Minnesota State University, $16 adults, $ 14 eniors over 65 & youth under 16, $15 MSU students, www.mnsu.edu/theatre/, 389-6661.

Bethany Choir Homecoming Concert -- 7 p.m., Trinity Chapel, Bethany Lutheran College, 700 Luther Drive, Manakto, www.blc.edu, 344-7000.

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

Dakota Meadows Middle School Book Fair -- 2-7 p.m., Dakota Meadows Middle School Gym, 1900 Howard Dr., North Mankato.

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

Trivia Night -- 9 p.m., Wine Cafe, 301 N Riverfront Dr., Mankato, 345-1516.

Music

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Patrick’s, St. Peter -- Karaoke

RedSky -- Local Artist Showcase

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