Looks like lots of great things to do for your weekend---get out and enjoy!   Don't forget to bundle up before you step out the door--chilly forecast this weekend for Bismarck-Mandan!

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Sportstuff:

 ••BISMARCK BOBCATS HOCKEY 2nd place Bobcats this weekend on FRI host Aberdeen; Sat at Aberdeen.   Home games start at 715 at the VFW Center.

 

 

EVENTS AROUND TOWN:                   

 

••Jay Owenhouse—The Authentic Illusionist  Performs at the Bismarck Civic Center FRI night at 630 & 9pm.   He’s been on FOX-TV and has won many awards.  You’ll see his beautiful white tiger—Shekinah and an orange Bengal—Sheena.

 

••Tips for Wedding Photography  Are on THIS SAT at 10am at Bob’s Photo, 1019 East Interstate Avenue.  Ever been asked to take pics for a wedding?  This class will help big time.  $10.   

 

••Pre-School Discovery Hour  Happens this Saturday morning at 1030 at the Gateway To Science.  It’s for kids age 3 thru Kindergarten along with their favorite adult.  1810-Schafer Street here in Bismarck. 

 

••Mid-Winter Warmth—Coffee, Cocoa and Choir featuring the Angelica of Central Dakota Children’s Choir is on SAT at 1030am.   It’s a great concert and tasty home-made treats at the Lord of Life Lutheran Church.  1143 North 26th Street in Bismarck.  $10. 

 

 

••18th Annual National Wild Turkey Federation Banquet Is coming up SAT from 5-9pm at the Bismarck Amvets.  Prime Rib Dinner, silent and live auctions and raffle to benefit wild turkey management and conservation.  Tickets available at the door. 

••Arthur A. Link Fiddle Festival—the Fiddlin’ Johnny Concert is on SAT at 7pm at the North Dakota Heritage Center.  It’s a free concert.  Features John Lardinios—known locally as Fiddlin’ Johnny will be performing.  FREE. 

••Like Country Music?  Luke Bryan In-Concert Saturday night 730pm.   Luke will sing his hits at the Bismarck Civic Center, tickets $29.75 and $59.95.

••Raise The Woof Comedy Tour.  A benefit for the Central Dakota Humane Society is on SAT night at 8pm at the Dakota Stage.  Raise The Woof is 3-act, family-friendly comedy show raising money for animal rescues.  Tickets $15.  Dakota Stage is downtown at 412 East Main Avenue. 

••Jim Brickman’s “Love Tour”  is here is Bismarck on SUNDAY at 3pm at the Belle.  Tickets $37 & $47.  Jim is amazing on the piano.  Been performing for more than 25 years. 

 

••St Paul Lutheran Church of Garrison’s annual Spring Supper is on SUN from 4-7pm.  Turkey and roast pork will be served.  $12 for adults and $5 for kids 6-12, 5 & under in free.  The church is located at 623-5th Street Northeast in Garrison.    Take out will also be available. 

 

••Family Story Time is on MONDAY Night from 630-7pm at the Bismarck Public Library.   It’s an evening of storytelling sessions for the whole family.  515 North 5th Street.  FREE!!

 

••Come & See The Animals!  The Dakota Zoo now has their winter hours and is open FRI-SAT & SUN from 1-5pm weather permitting.    $7 for adults, $4 for children.  

 

 

 

 

NEW MOVIES FOR THE WEEKEND:

“Son Of God” (PG-13)

This major motion picture event -- brings the story of Jesus’ life to audiences through compelling cinematic storytelling that is both powerful and inspirational.  Stars Diogo Morgado as Jesus and Roma Downey as Mary.

 

“Non-Stop” (PG-13)

Liam Neeson stars in "Non-Stop," a suspense thriller played out at 40,000 feet in the air. During a transatlantic flight from New York City to London, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks (Neeson) receives a series of cryptic text messages demanding that he instruct the airline to transfer $150 million into an off-shore account. Until he secures the money, a passenger on his flight will be killed every 20 minutes.