Out of town entertainment - Aug. 21
1111 Event Center Dr.
"Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend," Saturday; Boston with special guest Starship, Aug. 30; Tickets available at the center, by calling 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.
Chanhassen Dinner Theatre
501 W. 78th St.
"The Little Mermaid," runs through Aug. 30 main stage; "Hello Dolly!" opens Sept. 5; box office, 800-362-3515, www.chanhassentheatres.com.
Concert series: "Rumours and Dreams: The Music of Fleetwood Mac," Friday-Saturday.
Old Log Theater
5175 Meadville St.
"Life Could Be A Dream," opens Friday and runs through Jan. 3, 2015; 952-474-5951, www.oldlog.com.
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Ave. S.
"Marks of Genius," through Sept. 21; 612-870-3131, www.artsmia.org.
The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts
528 Hennepin Ave.
Raze the Barre 2014, Sept. 5; Gotta Dance! Sept. 6; www.thecowlescenter.org.
Grand Casino Mille Lacs
777 Grand Ave.
Manny B, Friday-Saturday
The White Ties, Aug. 29-30
Loretta Lynn, Sept. 5-6
2705 Annapolis Lane
"Ring of Fire," through Nov. 23. Tickets available by calling 763-553-1600 or online at plymouthplayhouse.com.
Mystic Lake Casino
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.
Boston, Aug. 29; Yanni, Sept. 5; More information by contacting Mystic Box Office at 952-496-6563 or go to mysticlake.com.
Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center
"9-5 The Musical," Sept. 5-21; www.paramountarts.org/main/events.
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 W. Kellogg Boulevard
"Ultimate Dinosaurs," ends Sunday; "Dinosaurs Alive!" showing in Omnitheater, through Oct. 2; More information go to www.smm.org or call 651-221-9444.
Northern Lights Casino
6800 Y Frontage Rd. NW
Roy Clark, Sept. 28
Marshall Star, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Friday-Saturday, in the Caberet.