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Weekend Happenings 4/18-4/20/2014

by Tim Barron

APRIL 18, 19, 20

LANSING MICROBREW & MUSIC FEST

DATE: FRI & SAT 5-11

LOCATION: LOU ADADO RIVERFRONT PARK

DESCRIPTION: 50 BREWERIES AND 250 VARIETIES OF MICROBREWS, WINES, CIDERS AND MEADS ALONG WITH 4 STAGES HEADLINING FRIDAY THE DIRTY HEADS AND SATURDAY O.A.R. ALSO, LOCAL FOOD VENDORS AND A DJ DANCE TENT

TICKETS: $50 INLCUDES TASTING GLASS AND 5 8 OZ POURS OF YOUR CHOICE

INFORMATION: WWW.MICROBREWANDMUSIC.COM

EARTHDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

DATE: SATURDAY 7-3

LOCATION: FENNER NATURE CENTER

DESCRIPTION: GARLIC MUSTARD PULL CHALLENGE, EXPLORE LOCAL FLORA AND FAUNA ALONGSIDE BIOLOGISTS, HOBBYISTS AND STUDENTS

INFORMATION: WWW.MYNATURECENTER.ORG

EGG HUNT ON THE CAPITOL LAWN

DATE: SATURDAY 7-3

LOCATION: LANSING CAPITOL

DESCRIPTION: FREE EVENT INCLUDES AN EGG SCRAMBLE, RAFFLE, MASCOTS, EASTER BUNNY AND AGE SEPARATED EASTER EGG HUNTS

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGJAYCEES.ORG

BUST THE BUS

DATE: SATURDAY 8-3

LOCATIONS: KROGER PARKING LOTS ON LAKE LANSING AND OKEMOS

DESCRIPTION: STUFF THE CATA BUS WITH NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEMS AT BOTH LOCATIONS TO BENEFIT THE GREATER LANSING FOOD BANK

RECORD STORE DAY DATE: SATURDAY

LOCATION: FBC EAST LANSING, SCHULERS AND RECORD LOUNGE

DESCRIPTION: PARTICIPATING ARTISTS ARE SPINNING UP 450 RELEASES THIS YEAR TO BE SOLD IN 2000 STORES WORDWIDE APPEALING TO VINYLS INCREASINGLY YOUNGER FAN BASE

MUSIC AT THE BARN

DATE: FRIDAY NOON

SATURDAY 11:00

LOCATION: LANSING CITY MARKET

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGCITYMARKET.COM

DIMONDALE ANNUAL COMMUNITY EGG HUNT

DATE: SUNDAY 1 P.M.

LOCATION: DIMONDALE LIONS PARK

LANSING VOTES

DATES: NOW THROUGH APRIL 30

LOCATION: LANSING CITY HALL ATRIUM

DESCRIPTION: LEARN HOW SIX VOTES CHANGED THE CITY OF LANSING

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGHISTORY.BLOGSPOT.COM