For week of June 14-20; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted.
Hwys. 371 and 84 W.
Frankie Lamb, 2-6 p.m. Sunday
608 Laurel St.
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
Madden’s of Gull Lake
11266 Pine Beach Peninsula
The Whiskies, Friday-Saturday
Sunshine Kitchen & Moonshine
724 Mill Ave.
Saint Anyway, Thursday, $5 cover; Andy Fisher and Friends, Friday, $3 cover; Nate Eiesland of Scattered Trees, Saturday, $3 suggested cover
707 Laurel St.
Killer Hayseeds, Friday- Saturday;
The Last Turn Saloon
214 S. Eighth St.
Open Mic Night, first Wednesday of the month from 7-10 p.m.
219 South Ninth St.
Free Jams in the Blue Room, third Wednesday of the month
30279 Airport Rd.
Face For Radio, Friday-Saturday; karaoke, Sunday
downstairs of the Commander
Paul Berget, Saturday
Prime Time Food and Spirits
8548 Ski Chalet Dr.
Karaoke, 8 p.m. to midnight Thursdays; Free Wheelin, Friday-Sunday
The Bridge Tavern
26929 Highway 6
Live music every Friday; Classic Country Dinner Theater, 4-8 p.m. Sunday
County Roads 66 and 16
DJ J.P. and DJ Chad, every Friday-Saturday
Ox Lake Tavern and Grill
County Roads 66 and 16
Open Mic Nite with Tommy B, 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. June 21
County Roads 66 and 16
DJ Number II, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday
8164 Interlachen Road
Daybreak, 7-11 p.m. Saturday
133 Highway 10
King’s Ransom, Saturday
Concerts in the Park
Park United Methodist Choir, 7 p.m. Thursday, June 7, in the bandstand at Gregory Park; free. Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Concerts held every Thursday through Sept. 6. The concerts are a collaboration between the Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department and the Lakes Area Senior Activity Center. The rain out site is the senior center located at 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd.
Chad M. Anderson, a professional singer and actor originally from Brainerd, will be joined by friends to present a benefit concert of Broadway show tunes and pop songs, 7 p.m. Sunday, Crosslake Lutheran Church.
Outdoor Music Series
Brat Pack Radio, 7 p.m. June 23, Crosslake Town Square
Pequot Lakes musical
Pequot Lakes Community Theater’s “Mid-Life the Crisis,” performances are 8 p.m. July 12-14 and 19-21 and a 2 p.m. July 15. For more information call Pequot Lakes Community Education office at (218) 568-9200.
Friday nights at the Beanery Cafe
Roy Allen, 8-10 p.m., Friday, June 8, the Beanery Cafe.
Kaleidoscope, first Saturday of the month for ages 8 and up at 10 a.m., Jaques Art Center; Art classes, first Wednesday of the month, 1-4 p.m. More information or to register call the center at (218) 927-2363 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Author Margo Hansen, to sign copies of her books, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 22, at Bethany Book and Gift.
Reading Room series
Author Joe Plut to host literary series from 4:30-6:30 p.m., third Thursday of the month at Prairie Bay through October, with next presenter being poet Charmaine Donovan, June 21. More information by calling 824-6444.
Brown Bag Lunch series
Brown Bag Lunch Summer Authors’ Series, noon to 1 p.m. Mondays through July, with photographer Bill Marcel to visit Monday, Brainerd Public Library; free and participants may bring a bag lunch.
Lakes Area Summer Organ Series
Carla Christopherson, noon, Wednesday, First Lutheran Church; free-will offering.
Great Northern Radio Show
The Great Northern Radio Show, a new variety program produced by Northern Community Radio (KAXE), to be broadcast live, 5-7 p.m. Saturday, John Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. Tickets are free, but must be reserved by calling KAXE at (800) 662-5799. Audience members are asked to be seated by 4:30 p.m.
Celtic Festival on the Farm
The fourth annual Celtic Festival, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 21, The Farm on St. Mathias. Admission at the gate is $8 for ages 12 and up, $4 for children ages 3-11 and free for children age 2 and under.
Central Lakes College Theatre to host 2012 summer theatre production, July 12-15 and 19-22. For more information contact Patrick Spradlin at 855-8255 or email@example.com.
Action Entertainment production, “Out West” to be performed at 4 p.m. every other Saturday during the summer beginning June 26 at Billy’s. All shows are $12 for adults and $7 for children. For a complete schedule go to www.lakesareanightout.com/entertainment/291507/action-entertainment#Info.
Fishermen’s Community Theatre’s “Mysterious Ways,” rehearsals will be at 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday beginning Monday. Play will be performed at July 26-27 and Aug. 2-3 at The Old Fire Hall in Crosslake. For more information, contact Stanley Mikles at 820-5365.
Lone Eagle exhibit
Lone Eagle exhibit enhancement to debut this spring at the Charles A. Lingbergh Historic Site.
‘Little Red Riding Hood’
Action Entertainment’s “Little Red Riding Hood,” production will be held every Thursday in the Nisswa Pioneer Village. All shows are $12 for adults and $7 for children. For more information call Action Entertainment at 839-2514.
‘Back to Fifties’
“Back to the Fifties” dinner/dance, June 23, Northern Lights Event Center. Social hour at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. and entertainment at 7 p.m. Tickets are $50, with $35 as a tax-deductible contribution to the Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation.‘
‘Taste of Broadway IV’
“Taste of Broadway IV,” Aug. 20, Northern Lights Hotel Event Center, with rehearsals beginning at 7 p.m. Monday. If interested in joining the chorale for this year’s show contact Joanna Aamodt at (218) 224-3562. Reservations are $50 per person for the inner show and are available by calling (218) 547-2865.
Jaques Art Center
121 Second St. NW
Watercolor exhibit featuring the works of Robert Luedtke, Olga Kjell and Duane Barnhart, runs through July 14.
Ripple River Gallery
27591 Partridge Ave.
Pottery and woodblock prints by Jo Severson and Richard James Nelson on exhibit, through July 15, with a reception from 2-4 p.m. Saturday.
501 Laurel St.
Encore Art Club members, paintings, ongoing.
Crow Wing County
320 Laurel St.
Various exhibits, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 829-3268, www.crowwinghistory.org.
Evelyn Matthies’ Porthole Gallery
712 Washington St.
Artist Jerry Albert exhibit “Creation Wonders,” runs through the end of July, with an artist reception from 1-3 p.m. June 23.
Crow Wing County
204 Laurel St.
Artwork by Jan Lendobeja and Jean Dressel to be on display through June.
Northland Arboretum Art Gallery
14250 Conservation Dr.
Artist Sonja Larsen work on display through June.
Q Gallery at Franklin Arts Center
1001 Kingwood St., Suite 222
Crossing Arts Alliance (TCAA) Salute to the Arts annual exhibition will be open from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through July 14.
Sioux Line Depot Museum
101 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.
Community Center and Library
14126 Daggett Pine Road
Paintings by Crosslake Art Club members, ongoing; Crosslake Art Club Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 9-11, free.
Morrison County Government
213 First Ave. S.E.
Local artists, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. weekdays, ongoing.
2151 S. Lindbergh Drive
Various Morrison County historical exhibits, ongoing, open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, free, (320) 632-4007, www.morrisoncountyhistory.org.
Out of town
Chanhassen Dinner Theatre
501 W. 78th St.
“XANADU,” through Sept. 29, main stage; box office, (800) 362-3515, www.chanhassentheatres.com.
Old Log Theater
5175 Meadville St.
“The Fox on the Fairway,” runs through Sept. 1; (952) 474-5951, www.oldlog.com.
Grand Casino Hinckley Events
and Convention Center
777 Lady Luck Dr.
ZZ Top, 3 Doors Down, plus special guest, June 29
The Jets, July 3
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Ave. S.
Rembrandt in American, coming June 24; (612) 870-3131, www.artsmia.org.
Grand Casino Mille Lacs
777 Grand Ave.
Joe Nichols, June 22
Foreigner, July 27
2705 Annapolis Lane
“A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement,” through Oct. 21, tickets are available by calling (763) 553-1600 or going online at plymouthplayhouse.com.
Mystic Lake Casino
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.
Penn & Teller, Friday; Heart and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, June 29; Kid Rock, July 15; Comedian Jeff Dunham, Aug. 3; REO Speedway, Aug. 31; More information by contacting Mystic Box Office at (952) 496-6563 or go to mysticlake.com.
Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center
Tracy Lawrence with James Otto, June 22, $45, River’s Edge Convention Center; (320) 259-5463 or www.paramountarts.org/main/events.
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 W. Kellogg Boulevard
“Real Pirates” exhibition, runs through Sept. 3; More information go to www.smm.org or call (651) 221-9444.
Northern Lights Casino
6800 Y Frontage Rd. N.W.
Bachman & Turner, June 29
White Ties, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Friday-Saturday, in the Caberet.
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.