The Free Press, Mankato, MN

June 6, 2013

Entertainment Calendar


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.

Documentary Film Series - "Garbo the Spy" -- 7 p.m., Treaty Site History Center, 1851 N. Minnesota Ave., St. Peter, free, 507-934-2160.

Mankato Home Stretch Workshop -- 5:30-9:30 p.m., Intergovernmental Center, 10 Civic Center Plaza, $20, 507-387-8631.

Mapleton Town & Country Days -- Carnival (5 p.m.). For more events visit www.mapletontownandcountrydays.com/schedule.html.

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays Meeting -- 7 p.m., Twin Rivers Center for the Arts, 523 S. 2nd St., Mankato, www.pflagmankato.org.

SilverSneakers FLEX launch party -- 10-11 a.m., 604 N. Riverfront Dr., Mankato, 507-388-AGES (2437).

Songs on the Lawn presents The Bitterroot Band -- 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, free.

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

Technical Academies of Minnesota Recruitment Meeting -- 7 p.m., Wells Community Center, 189 2nd St. S.E., Wells, www.technicalacademies.org.

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

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

Unique and Classic Car Roll-in -- Busters, 1325 Madison Ave., 389-8999.

Music

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Bullheads Bar -- IV Play

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

RedSky -- Look Out for Locals Showcase

Friday

Bike Night -- Busters, 1325 Madison Ave., 389-8999.

Mapleton Town & Country Days -- Pie & Icecream Book Fundraiser (4:30-10 p.m.); Cooper & Scheidel Folk & Blues music (5-7 p.m.); Kiddie Parade (6p.m.); Quilt Show (6-8 p.m.); Demo Derby (7p.m.). For more events visit www.mapletontownandcountrydays.com/schedule.html.

New Ulm Actors Community Theatre presents "The Front Page" -- 7:30 p.m., Martin Luther College Auditorium, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, $7 for adults, $5 children & students, 507-359-9990.

Prairie Fire Children's Theater presents "Robin Hood" -- 7 p.m., Sleepy Eye High School, 400 4th Ave. S.W., $4 adults, $2 ages 13-18, $1 ages 12 and under, 507-794-7873.

Music

Buster’s -- Hollywood Blvd

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Ian Hilmer

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Raen Moon Rising

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Kern Brothers DJ

Indian Island Winery -- Duke Zecoo

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

Mankato Moose Club -- Fiddleman Karaoke

Morgan Creek Vineyards -- Ben Marti

RedSky -- Aitas

Savoy -- Pullypulpit Bluegrass

Westwood -- Mary Guentzel Quintet

Wine Cafe -- The Frye and The Wino's

Saturday

Ambassadors' Bluesfest -- 12-10 p.m., Minnesota Square Park, St. Peter, 507-934-0084.

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.

Habitat for Humanity Charity Silent Auction -- 12-8 p.m., Minnesota Square Park, St. Peter, 507-388-2081 ext. 4.

Mapleton Town & Country Days -- 5k Fun Run / 2 mile walk (9 a.m.); Antique & Classic Tractor,Truck & Farm Machinery Show (9 a.m.-3 p.m.); Quilt Show (10 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m.); Pie & Ice Cream Book Fundraiser (10 a.m.-10 p.m.); Sertoma Kids Pedal Tractor Pull (11:30 a.m.); Jim Lawrence Orchestra (3 p.m. approx.); Grand Parade (4 p.m./Line up at 3p.m.); Beer Garden & Street Dance (9 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.). For more events visit www.mapletontownandcountrydays.com/schedule.html.

New Ulm Actors Community Theatre presents "The Front Page" -- 7:30 p.m., Martin Luther College Auditorium, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, $7 for adults, $5 children & students, 507-359-9990.

Prairie Fire Children's Theater presents "Robin Hood" -- 8 p.m., Sleepy Eye High School, 400 4th Ave. S.W., $4 adults, $2 ages 13-18, $1 ages 12 and under, 507-794-7873.

Waterville Bullhead Days Parade -- 1 p.m., 507-762-3430.

Music

The Bar & Grill -- Charlie Moore and Shaw Brothers

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Warren Streets

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Mark Kreitzer

Hobbers HWY 99 - Kern Brothers DJ

Indian Island Winery -- Cooper & Scheidel

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

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

Morgan Creek Vineyards -- Cafe au Lait!

RedSky -- Live DJ

Road Haus -- Echos Bing Band

Wine Cafe -- The Evertt Smithson Band

Sunday

Flag Day Program -- 1-4 p.m., The Harkin Store, 66250 County Road 21, New Ulm, 507-354-8666.

Mapleton Town & Country Days -- Pancake Breakfast (9 a.m.-1 p.m.); Antique Tractor Pull (11 a.m.). For more events visit www.mapletontownandcountrydays.com/schedule.html.

New Ulm Actors Community Theatre presents "The Front Page" -- 2 p.m., Martin Luther College Auditorium, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, $7 for adults, $5 children & students, 507-359-9990.

Music

The Bar & Grill -- Church of Cash

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Cooper and Scheidel

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

RedSky -- Rap Battles

Pub 500 -- Steven Early Howard

Monday

ArtTalks -- 5:30-6:30 p.m., Twin Rivers Council for the Arts, 523 S. 2nd St., Mankato, $5 general public, free Twin Rivers Affiliates, 507-387-1008.

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

Car and Cycle Roll-in -- Jerry Dutler's Bowl/Rumor's Lounge, 1247 Range Street, 387-3439.

Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Appreciation Barbeque and Pot Luck -- 5:30 p.m., north end shelter, Memorial Park, St. James, www.habitat.org.

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.

Fingerprints and Footnotes: Tome Hagen presentation about Winnebago Indians -- 6 p.m., Blue Earth County Historical Society Heritage Center, 415 Cherry St., Mankato, 345-5566.

Mankato Area Community Band Performance -- 7:30 p.m., Sibley Park, Mankato, free.

Noon Tunes -- 12 p.m., New Ulm Public Library, 17 N. Broadway, 507-359-8334.

Rachael Hanel discusses her book "We'll Be the Last Ones to Let You Down: Memoir of a Gravedigger's Daughter" -- 6:30 p.m., Madelia Library, 23 1st St. N.W., 507-642-3511.

Senior Dance -- 1-4 p.m., American Legion, 229 W. Nassau, St. Peter, 934-0484.

Sioux Trails American Guild of Organists Recital -- 12:10 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 320 E. Main St., Mankato, www.agosiouxtrails.org.

Technical Academies of Minnesota Recruitment Meeting -- 7 p.m., South Central College, 1920 Lee Blvd., North Mankato, www.technicalacademies.org.

Music

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

RedSky -- Acoustic Showcase

Wednesday

"A Grand Night for Singing" Rodgers and Hammerstein Theater Production -- 7:30 p.m. Ted Paul Theatre, Minnesota State University, Mankato, $22 adults, $19 Seniors over 65 and youth under 16, $15 MSU students, 507-389-6661.

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

Technical Academies of Minnesota Recruitment Meeting -- 7 p.m., St. Clair City Hall, 304 West Main St., St. Clair, www.technicalacademies.org.

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

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

Music

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Patrick’s, St. Peter -- Karaoke

RedSky -- Local Artists

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