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Weekend Happenings 8/9-8/11/13

by Tim Barron

 AUGUST 9, 10, 11

 

CAPRI DRIVE-IN

DATE: NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

LOCATION: US-12 IN COLDWATER

DESCRIPTION:

SCREEN  I:   PLANES, THE SMURFS

  SCREEN 11:   WE’RE THE MILLERS, THE CONJURING

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

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

INFORMATION:  WWW.CAPRIDRIVE-IN.COM

 

GREAT LAKES FOLK FEST

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: MSU MUSEUM

DESCRIPTION: A WEEKLONG FESTIVAL THAT CELEBRATES THE MANY ASPECTS OF DIFFERENT CULTURES WITH MUSICAL PERFORMANCES AND ARTISTIC DISPLAYS

INFORMATION: WWW.GREATLAKESFOLKFEST.NET

 

LAKE LANSING BANDSHELL CONCERT SERIES

DATE: FRIDAY 7 P.M.

LOCATION: LAKE LANSING PARK

FEATURING: FREE EVENT FEATURING SOC HOP/SEA CRUISERS

 

LANSING LUGNUTS

DATE: FRIDAY 7:05

LOCATION: COOLEY LAW SCHOOL STADIUM

DESCRIPTION: FLATSCREEN GIVEAWAYS, FIREWORKS

INFORMATION: WWW.LANSINGLUGNUTS.COM

 

2013 WORLD DWARF GAMES

DATE: WRAPS UP ON SATURDAY

LOCATION: JENISON FIELD HOUSE

DESCRIPTION: 400 ATHLETES FROM 17 COUNTRIES ARE REGISTERED TO COMPETE IN TRACK & FIELD, BADMINTON, SWIMMING, SOCCER, BASKETBALL, ARCHERY, POWERLIFTING AND MORE!

INFORMATION: WWW.2013WORLDDWARFGAMES.ORG

 

ST. JOHNS MINTFEST

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: ST JOHNS CITY PARK

DESCRIPTION: ARTS, CRAFTS, FLEA MARKET, PARADE, SPORTS TOURNAMENTS, QUILT AND CAR SHOW

INFORMATION: WWW.CLINTONCOUNTYCHAMBER.ORG

 

KID ROCK

DATE: FRIDAY & SATURDAY 7:30 P.M.

LOCATION: DTE ENERGY THEATRE

TICKETS: $20 FOR ALL SECTIONS

INFORMATION: WWW.PALACENET.COM

 

ST. JAMES FISH & CHIPS FEST

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN

LOCATION: ST. JAMES CHURCH, MASON

DESCRIPTION: BEER GARDEN, MUSIC TENT, KIDS PLAYHOUSE, AUCTION, HOT AIR BALLOON LAUNCH, PANCAKE BREAKFAST & FISH & CHIPS!

INFORMATION: WWW.MASONCHAMBER.ORG

 

 

 

 

 

 

YOUNG EAGLES

DATE: SATURDAY 10-2

LOCATION: MASON JEWITT AIRPORT

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

INFORMATION: 517-525-0984

 

BWL HOMETOWN POWER 5K

DATE: SATURDAY 9 A.M.

LOCATION: BWL SERVICE CENTER

DESCRIPTION: $25 PERSON TO BENEFIT PENNIES FOR POWER, FREE KIDS RACE

INFORMATION: WWW.RUNNINGFOUNDATION.COM

OUTTA CONTROL CAR SHOW

DATE: SUNDAY 8-6

LOCATION: LOU ADADO RIVERFRONT PARK

DESCRIPTION: CLASSIC & MUSCLE CAR COMPETITION WITH MUSIC AND FOOD

INFORMATION: 517-927-0254