Local entertainment calendar- Oct. 27
608 Laurel St.
Rock Paper Scissors, Friday-Saturday
601 Laurel St.
Thursday Bluegrass, first, third and fifth Thursday of the month
124 Front St.
Muddy Water, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Friday
Highway 371 N.
DJ Walzy, Saturday
The Last Turn Saloon
214 S. Eighth St.
Seth Doud, 8:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday
30279 Airport Rd.
Metro Mix, Friday-Saturday
downstairs of the CommanderOff The Record, 5-9 p.m. SaturdayPrime Time Food and Spirits8548 Ski Chalet Dr. Go Sideways Karaoke, Thursday-Friday; MLX, SaturdayCROSBYThe Bridge Tavern26929 Highway 6 Live music every Friday; Classic Country Dinner Theater, 4-8 p.m. SundayCROSSLAKEMoonlight Bay38136 CR 66 DJ J.P. and Chad, 10 p.m. Friday-SaturdayOx Lake Tavern and GrillCounty Roads 66 and 16 Drunk N Stupid, SaturdayThe WharfCounty Roads 66 and 16 Geoff Elvee, SaturdayGARRISONBlue Goose Inn9347 Highway 169 So Big, Friday-SaturdayLAKE SHOREBar Harbor8164 Interlachen Road Kevin Klimek, 7-11 p.m. every Friday-SaturdayLITTLE FALLSWest Side Bar115 West Broadway Switch, Friday; Brian Mac Band, SaturdayMOTLEYTen Hi133 Highway 10 Lost 4 Words, Friday; Midnight Radio, SaturdayPILLAGERThe Huntin’ Shack724 Highway 210 W. Loss 4 Words, 8 p.m. Saturday
Performing artsAITKIN Friday nights at the Beanery CafeRoy Allen, 8-10 p.m. Friday, the Beanery Cafe. ‘Dixie Swim Club’Aitkin Community Theater to present “The Dixie Swim Club,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Aitkin High School Auditorium. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased at the Aitkin Independent Age or at the door.BRAINERDBHS choir concertBrainerd High School choirs fall concert, 7 p.m. Friday, Tornstrom Auditorium. Tickets are $4 for students and $6 for adults.Lakes Area Chamber Music FestivalFall season concert with Gregory DeTurck and Scott Lykins, 3 p.m. Sunday, Tornstrom Auditorium. More information by going to lakesareamusic.org. Lakes Area ConcertAssociation seriesAnderson and Roe, a piano duet, Nov. 14; Street Corner Symphony, March 12; Alexander Sevastian, solo accordionist, March 31; and Redhead Express Walker Family, April 28. All concerts at 7:30 p.m. at Tornstrom Auditorium. Heartland Symphony OrchestraWinter concert “Season of Celebration,” 2 p.m. Dec. 4, Tornstrom Auditorium at Washington Educational Services Building. Tickets are available at Bridge of Harmony, the Brainerd Dispatch or at the door. More information by calling (800) 826-1997 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Rose EnsembleThe Rose Ensemble, 7 p.m. Nov. 4, Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College; Cost is $12 and can be purchased online at www.RoseEnsemble.org or calling (651) 225-4340.LITTLE FALLS Heartland Symphony OrchestraWinter concert “Season of Celebration,” 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Charles Martin Auditorium. Ticket are available at Bookin’ It Bookstore, the Great River Arts Center or at the doors. More information by calling (800) 826-1997 or email@example.com.NISSWA Grassroots Concert seasonTim Sparks, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11, Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar. Admission is $10 at the door for adults and $5 for children under 12 with listening attention. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.STAPLES Staples Motley AreaArts Council seriesButch Thompson, 2 p.m. Nov. 13, Centennial Auditorium. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for students in advance, or $15 and $7 at the door. Tickets available online at the Arts Council’s website and from the Staples Motley Public Schools Community Education Office at (218) 894-5416 or (800) 213-6877.WADENA Madhatters Community TheatreMadhatters Community Theatre’ “It’s A Wonderful Life Live Radio Play,” Nov. 26, Dec. 2-4 and 9-11, Starlite Cuts Building.WDC theater kick-offWadena-Deer Creek High School theater to perform musical, “Wonderland,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17-19, Wadena Memorial Auditorium.
Visual artsAITKIN Ripple River Gallery27591 Partridge Ave.“Beyond the Basic Box,” ends Monday.Jaques Art Center121 Second St. N.W.Asian exhibit featuring Barden R. Heft Collection of Japanese Woodblock Prints by Tadashi Nakiyama, runs through Nov. 11.BRAINERD Brainerd Public Library416 S. Fifth St.Artists Jan Almquist and Jan Roberts work on display through Nov. 30. City Hall501 Laurel St.Encore Art Club members, paintings, ongoing. Crow Wing CountyHistorical Society320 Laurel St.Various exhibits, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 829-3268, www.crowwinghistory.org.Northland Arboretum Art Gallery14250 Conservation Dr.Photography by Jenny Wallin, runs through Nov. 15. Free exhibits, for more information call the arb at 829-8770.CROSBY Sioux Line Depot Museum101 First St. N.E.A traveling exhibit entitled Lake Roosevelt Artifact Exhibit and Interpretive Project will be on display during regular business hours. To schedule the exhibit for a group, school or organization, contact the Cuyuna Iron Range Heritage Network office at (218) 545-1166 or Kay at (218) 546-5996.CROSSLAKE Community Center and Library14126 Daggett Pine RoadPaintings by Crosslake Art Club members, ongoing.LITTLE FALLS Morrison County GovernmentCenter Gallery213 First Ave. S.E.Local artists, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. weekdays, ongoing. Weyerhaeuser Museum2151 S. Lindbergh DriveVarious Morrison County historical exhibits, ongoing, open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, free, (320) 632-4007, www.morrisoncountyhistory.org.NEW YORK MILLSRegional Cultural CenterCenter Gallery24 Main Ave. N.“Colors of the Earth,” through Nov. 12
Special eventsAITKIN Art eventsKaleidoscope, first Saturday of the month for ages 8 and up at 10 a.m., Jaques Art Center; One stroke painting classes, first Wednesday of the month, 1-4 p.m., cost is $18 and class will be taught by Rochelle Bertram. More information or to register call the center at (218) 927-2363 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Art classes“Understanding the Camera,” 9-11:30 a.m. Oct. 29, $25; “Opening the Photographer’s Eye,” 12:30-2:30 p.m. Oct. 29, $20, Jaques Art Center.BRAINERD Flipside eventFlipside, art children’s event, 10 a.m. to noon, second Saturday of the month, Franklin Arts Center cafeteria; suggested $3 cover.BHS arts and crafts festivalHoliday Arts and Crafts Festival, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 12, Brainerd High School. Free. Band rehearsalsCentral Lakes College Community Band rehearsals, 7 p.m. Mondays, rehearsal room at CLC. For more information contact band conductor Steve Anderson at 855-8215 or 831-3652 or email@example.com.DEERWOOD ‘Night of Fine Dining’Unlimited Learning’s Night of Fine Dining, Friday, Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge with social hour at 6 p.m., dinner at 6:45 p.m., followed by a culinary demonstration at 7 p.m. and then “Checkers” and “Freckles,” will entertain. More information call Kristy or Paul Tesdahl at (218) 546-5036.HACKENSACK Bluegrass programCommunity event with songwriter Dick Kimmel, Saturday, Deep Portage Learning Center with free workshop at 5 p.m.; dinner at 6 p.m., cost is $8; and concert at 7 p.m. Those interested in the dinner should register with Deep Portage by Oct. 22 by calling (218) 682-2325, (888) 280-9908 or emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org.LITTLE FALLS Traveling exhibit “Minnesota Homefront, World War II,” a traveling exhibit, from Jan. 21 through March 11, Linden Hill. St. Francis Music CenterCommunity Chorale meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays.The St. Francis Sestri Na Mir meets from 5-7 p.m. Sundays.The St. Francis male singing group meets from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays; More information by contacting St. Francis Music Center at (320) 632-0637 or visit www.sfmusiccenter.org.PEQUOT LAKES PLCT AuditionsPequot Lakes Community Theatre production of “The 1940’s Radio Hour,” Nov. 11-13 and 18-20. More information call Michael Sander at (218) 587-4728 or e-mail at email@example.com. Information call the Pequot Lakes Community Education office at (218) 568-9200.STAPLES Soup, Sandwich and SongSoup, Sandwich and Song, 12-3 p.m. Saturday, Staples Alliance Church. Cost is $10 and can be purchased in advance from choir members, Markus Hair Design in Motley or from Staples Wireless. Tickets will only be available at the door if not sold out in advance. For more information contact Barb Cline at (218) 894-1253. SAWC rehearsalsThe Staples Area Women’s Chorus rehearsals from 8-9:30 p.m. Mondays in Staples Motley High School choir room.
Out of townBEMIDJISanford Center1111 Event Center Dr.CMT ON TOUR with special guests Lee Brice and Josh Thompson, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5. Tickets are $27.50-$34.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Tickets can be purchased at The Sanford Center Ticket Office, charge by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at ticketmaster.com.HINCKLEYGrand Casino Hinckley Eventsand Convention Center777 Lady Luck Dr.Golden Voice, Nov. 12Sara Evans, Dec. 3ONAMIAGrand Casino Mille Lacs777 Grand Ave.Clay Walker and Craig Morgan with special guests Walker Hayes and Brett Eldredge, Nov. 5.ST. CLOUDParamount Theatre and Visual Arts Center“The Wiz,” 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Oct. 28-29 and 2 p.m. Sunday and Oct. 30; (320) 259-5463 or www.paramountarts.org/main/events.WALKERNorthern Lights Casino6800 Y Frontage Rd. N.W.Texaco Country Showdown State Finals, 7 p.m. Saturday.Air Supply, Oct. 29Cherry Stone, 8:30 p.m. -12:30 a.m., Friday-Sunday, Cabaret at the casino.
If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, e-mail Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 855-5851, fax 829-0211 or mail to Jennifer Stockinger, Brainerd Dispatch, P.O. Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401. Please include time, date, place, admission price and contact information. Deadline is Monday for Thursday publication.