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Weekend happenings 8/8-8/10/2014

by Tim Barron

AUGUST 8, 9, 10

CAPRI DRIVE-IN

DATE: OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!

LOCATION: US-12 IN COLDWATER

DESCRIPTION:

SCREEN I: PLANES: FIRE AND RESCUE

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

SCREEN 2: TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES

HERCULES

TICKETS: $8 ADULTS, KIDS 5-11 $4, UNDER 5 FREE. CASH ONLY PLEASE!

GATES OPEN AT 8:00 MOVIES START AT SUNDOWN.

INFORMATION: WWW.CAPRIDRIVE-IN.COM

FRIDAY NIGHT CONCERTS

LOCATION: LAKE LANSING BANDSHELL

DESCRIPTION: LIVING SOUL

INFORMATION: WWW.PK.INGHAM.ORG

MUSIC AT THE BARN

DATE: FRIDAY NOON, SATURDAY AT 11:00

LOCATION: LANSING CITY MARKET

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGCITYMARKET.COM

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN (SEASON WRAP UP)

LOCATION: ANN STREET PLAZA, EAST LANSING

DESCRIPTION: GREAT LAKES FOLK FESTIVAL

THE MSU MUSEUM PRESENTS THIS 3-DAY CELEBRATION OF CULTURE, TRADITION AND COMMUNITY WITH MUSIC, DANCE, FOOD, A MARKETPLACE AND MORE!

INFORMATION: WWW.GREATLAKESFOLKFEST.NET

ST. JOHNS MINT FESTIVAL

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: ST. JOHNS CITY PARK

DESCRIPTION: ARTS, CRAFTS, FLEA MARKET, PARADE, SPORTS TOURNAMENTS, CAR SHOW AND A PERFOMANCE BY CHILDRENS BALLET THEATRE SUMMER TOURING COMPANY

INFORMATION: WWW.CLINTONCOUNTYCHAMBER.ORG

LANSING LUGNUTS BASEBALL

DATE: FRIDAY 7:05 FLAT SCREEN FRIDAY

SATURDAY 7:05 - FIREWORKS

SUNDAY 2:05 SUPER HERO DAY

LOCATION: COOLEY LAW SCHOOL STADIUM

INFORMATION: WWW.MILB.COM

WALKING WITH THE DINOSAURS

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: THE PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS

DESCRIPTION: EXPERIENCE CINEMATIC REALISM AS THE AUDIENCE IS TAKEN ON A JOURNEY BACK IN TIME SHOWING THEM HOW DINOSAURS MAY HAVE ACTUALLY LOOKED INCLUDING LIFE LIKE MOVEMENT AND SOUND

TICKETS: $19-$59

INFORMATION: WWW.PALACENET.COM

GRAND LEDGE MOVIES IN THE PARK

DATE: FRIDAY, 9:30 P.M.

LOCATION: BRIDGE STREET PLAZA

DESCRIPTION: DR. SUESS CAT IN THE HAT

INFORMATION: WWW.GRANDLEDGECHAMBER.ORG

TURNER STREET OUTDOOR THEATER

DATE: FRIDAY 9:00 P.M.

LOCATION: LOT 56 OLD TOWN

DESCRIPTION: FREE EVENT- GREMLINS

INFORMATION: WWW.ILOVEOLDTOWN.ORG

TOUCH A TRUCK DAY

DATE: SATURDAY 9:30-2

LOCATION: SHARP PARK

DESCRIPTION: A FREE EVENT FEATURING 30 DIFFERENT TYPES OF VEHICLES FOR KIDS TO CLIMB ON INCLUDING A FIRETRUCK, BACKHOE, SNOWPLOW, DUMPTRUCK, GARBAGE TRUCK AND AMBULANCE.

INFORMATION: WWW.DELTAMI.GOV

YOUNG EAGLES DAY

DATE: SATURDAY 10-2

LOCATION: MASON JEWITT AIRPORT

DESCRIPTION: EAA CHAPTER 55 WILL PROVIDE KIDS AGES 8-17 FREE AIRPLANE RIDES. A PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST BE PRESENT

INFORMATION: WWW.EAA55.ORG

WALKING TOUR-LADIES OF LANSING

DATE: SATURDAY 10 A.M.

LOCATION: MEET AT CITY HALL

DESCRIPTION: EXAMINES THE ROLE WOMEN PLAYED IN SHAPING DOWNTOWN LANSING

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGHISTORY.ORG

SUNDOWN SAFARI

DATE: SATURDAY 6:30-SUNDAY 10 A.M.

LOCATION: POTTER PARK ZOO

DESCRIPTION: SPEND A NIGHT CAMPING AT THE ZOO INCLUDING CAMPFIRE SNACKS FOLLOWED BY A CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST. $25 MEMBERS, $30 NON-MEMBERS INCLUDES PARKING AND ZOO ENTRANCE

INFORMATION: WWW.POTTERPARKZOO.ORG

1 ST ANNUAL TRIAD FAMILY FUN DAY

DATE: SUNDAY 11-6

LOCATION: SPARE TIME ENTERTAINMENT, GRAND RIVER

DESCRIPTION: 7 HOURS OF BOWLING, LASER TAG, VOLLEYBALL AND A ROPES COURSE, GAMES AND K-9 DEMONSTRATION. HOT DOGS, POP AND SHOE RENTAL INCLUDED, OVERFLOW PARKING IN LANSING CATHOLIC HIGHSCHOOL PARKING LOT WITH SHUTTLE SERVICE PROVIDED BY DEAN TRANSPORTATION. $40 ADVANCE, $50 AT THE DOOR TO BENEFIT TRIAD PROGRAMS

INFORMATION: WWW.INGHAMCOUNTYTRIAD.ORG

MADE IN LANSING EXHIBIT

DATE: NOW THROUGH OCTOBER 31

LOCATION: LANSING CITY HALL

DESCRIPTION: THE EXHIBT WILL CHRONICLE 125 YEARS OF INVENTION AND INNOVATION IN LANSING WHILE SHOWCASING A WIDE VARIETY OF PRODUCTS MADE IN AND AROUND THE CITY. A SECOND PORTION IS LOCATED AT R.E. OLDS TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM WHICH WILL INCLUDE PRODUCTS MADE BY LOCAL AUTO COMPANIES.

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGHISTORY.BLOGSPOT.COM