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Weekend Happenings 6/21-6/23/2013

by Tim Barron

JUNE 21, 22, 23

 

CAPRI DRIVE-IN

DATE: NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

LOCATION: US-12 IN COLDWATER

DESCRIPTION:

SCREEN  I:   WORLD WAR Z/ MAN OF STEEL

  SCREEN 11:   MONSTER UNIVERSITY/ IRON MAN 3

TICKETS:  $8 ADULTS, $4 KIDS.  CASH ONLY PLEASE!

GATES OPEN AT 8:00, MOVIES START AT SUNDOWN.

INFORMATION:  WWW.CAPRIDRIVE-IN.COM

LAKE LANSING BANDSHELL CONCERT SERIES

DATE: FRIDAY 7 P.M.

LOCATION: LAKE LANSING PARK

FEATURING: FREE EVENT WITH BARBERSHOP CAPITAL CITY CHORDSMEN

EAST LANSING SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

DATE: FRIDAY & SATURDAY @ 4:30. – SUMMER SOLSTICE

DESCRIPTION:  A BROAD RANGE OF LOCAL, REGIONAL AND NATIONAL JAZZ PERFORMERS, JAZZ KIDS AREA, FOOD AND JAZZ CAFES

LOCATION: EAST PLAZA AT ALBERT & CHARLES

INFORMATION: WWW.CITYOFEASTLANSING.ORG

FESTIVAL OF THE MOON

DATE: FRIDAY 6-11 P.M.

LOCATION: OLD TOWN

DESCRIPTION: MUSIC, FOOD, WINE AND BEER. $15 AT THE GATE, $25 FOR WEEKEND PASS. 21 + ONLY IN THE TENT.

INFORMATION: WWW.FESTIVALOFTHEMOONANDSUN.COM

 

CAPITOL MILE 5K

DATE: FRIDAY 5:30

LOCATION: LANSING RIVERTRAIL

DESCRIPTION: 10TH ANNUAL PLAYMAKERS RACE EVENT WILL KICK OFF THE FESTIVAL OF THE MOON & SUN. $10 REGISTRATION WILL BENEFIT LOCAL SCHOOLS AND NON-PROFITS

INFORMATION: WWW.CAPITOLBANCORP5K.COM

HOWL AT THE MOON

DATE: FRIDAY 6-11

LOCATION:  HARRIS NATURE CENTER

DESCRIPTION:  BRING YOUR BEST FRIEND (2 FOOTED OR 4 FOOTED) FOR A GUIDED WALK THROUGH THE MOONLIT WOODS.  DOGS MUST BE ON NON-RETRACTABLE LEASHES. $3 PERSON

INFORMATION: 517-349-3866

SCRAPFEST

DATE: FRIDAY & SATURDAY

LOCATION: OLD TOWN AT FESTIVAL OF SUN AND MOON

DESCRIPTION: THE RESULT OF AN INTENSE 2 WEEK COMPETITION IN WHICH TEAMS DESIGN SCULPTURES FROM RECYCLED SCRAP MATERIALS FROM FREIDLAND INDUSTRIES IN OLD TOWN

INFORMATION: WWW.MICHIGANBACKROADS.COM

RED CEDAR JUBILEE

DATE: FRIDAY & SATURDAY

LOCATION: DOWNTOWN WILLIAMSTON

DESCRIPTION: DEMOLITION DERBY, DUCK RACE, CHICKEN BBQ, PARADE, LAWN MOWER RACES, DUCK DROP, BEVERAGE TENT AND MUSIC.  A CRAFT SHOW WILL BE HELD IN CONJUCTION WITH THE JUBILEE

INFORMATION: WWW.MICHIGANBACKROADS.COM

FESTIVAL OF THE SUN BIKE RACES

DATE: SATURDAY 8-5

LOCATION: CAPITOL LAWN

DESCRIPTION: 10 RACES TO RAISE MONEY FOR HOMELESS VETS

 

FESTIVAL OF THE SUN

DATE: SATURDAY 2-11

LOCATION: OLD TOWN

DESCRIPTION: FINE WINES PAIRED WITH TAPAS, COLD BEER AND ENTERTAINMENT $20 GATE, $25 WEEKEND PASS, 21 + AFTER 7 P.M.

INFORMATION: WWW.FESTIVALOFTHEMOONANDSUN.COM

DAM FESTIVAL

DATE: SATURDAY 9-6

LOCATION: DOWNTOWN EATON RAPIDS

DESCRIPTION: A FREE EVENT CELEBRATING EATON RAPID’S HISTORY WITH MUSIC, DAM TOURS, FOOD CRAFTS AND CAR SHOW

INFORMATION: WWW.DAMFESET.NET

 

VOLKS FOLKS CAR SHOW

DATE: SATURDAY 12-4

LOCATION: POTTER PARK ZOO

DESRIPTION: FEATURES MANY TYPES OF VOLKSWAGON CARS AND A SWAP MEET

INFORMATION: WWW.POTTERPARKZOO.ORG

 

MYTHBUSTERS-BEHIND THE MYTHS TOUR

DATE: SATURDAY 3 P.M. & 8 P.M.

LOCATION: WHARTON CENTER

TICKETS: $25-$125

INFORMATION:  517-353-1982

2013 BEE-PALOOZA

DATE: SUNDAY 1-4

LOCATION: MSU HORTICULTURE GARDENS

DESCRIPTION: VIEW THE INNER WORKINGS OF HONEY BEE AND BUMBLE BEE COLONIES, SCAVENGER HUNT AND FACE PAINTING

LANSING BEER WEEK PRESENTS: AUTOMOTIVE HISTORY BIKE TOUR

DATE: SUNDAY 10 A.M.

LOCATION: REO TOWN PUB

DESCRIPTION: A 10 MILE TOUR TAKES YOU BY AUTOMOTIVE FACTORY SITES IN REO TOWN AND DOWNTOWN. $29.99 INCLUDES GUIDED HISTORICAL COMMENTARY, LBW PINT GLASS, LUNCH AND 2 BEERS

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGBEERWEEK.COM

DELTA ROCKS FAMILY FEST

DATE: SATURDAY 12-6

LOCATION: SHARP PARK

DESCRIPTION: FEATURES PETTING ZOO, MUSIC, CRAFTING PROJECTS AND MORE

INFORMATION: WWW.DELTAMI.GOV/PARKS