Hopefully you're celebrating this special weekend with your Mom!  Lots of things to do this weekend around Bismarck and Mandan!   Get out an enjoy!!

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••MINNESOTA TWINS BASEBALL  FRI-SAT-SUN at Detroit  TU-WED-TH host Boston Red Sox

 

••MINNESOTA WILD HOCKEY.   Hosts Chicago in game 4 of their best of 7 Friday night.  Game 5 SUN in Chicago

 

 

EVENTS AROUND TOWN:        

 

••CAT Bus Ride Free Days Are On FRI & SAT  In honor of it’s 10th anniversary you can ride the CAT bus for free for two days.   

 

••Scheels Fish Fest  Is on FRIDAY & SATURDAY from 10am-7pm.  Everything you love about fishing and stuff to make your fishing experience will be available.  Kirkwood Mall.  FREE!!!

••The Annual Rub-A-Dub Doggie Wash is on SAT at Groomingdales, 422 West Main in Mandan.   Get your 4-legged buddy washed and blow dried.  $15 for small dogs, $20 for medium dogs, and $30 for the large dog.  Optional nail trimming for just $7.  Its on from 9am til 5pm.  Proceeds go to the Central Dakota Humane Society.  For more details go to cdhs.net!

 

••Annual Band Night Parade Is On FRIDAY NIGHT  It’s on from 630-8pm.  Starts at the State Capital, heads down 6th Street, west on Avenue C, then south on Fifth Street, wrapping up at the Bismarck Civic Center.   Be watching for JJ & The Cool 98-point-7 HHR, JJ will have some sweet treats for the kids and kids at heart!!

 

••Central Dakota Children’s Choir Spring Concert is ON FRI & SAT at The Belle!!  The annual spring concert by some of the most talented kids in our area is coming up FRI at 730pm and SAT at 5pm.  $13 for adults, $10 for seniors and students, under 5 in free. 

••Annual “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive” Is On SATURDAY   Help defeat hunger right here in Bismarck-Mandan, by leaving some non-perishables out by your mailbox for Saturday pick up.   Use the plastic bag you got in your mail on Wednesday or use your own.  Mail carriers and volunteers will pick up the food on Saturday!! 

 

••Check Out the comedy “For Better” live at the Dakota Stage.  Wrapping up their 35th season.  It’s a comedy set in this plugged-in world of email, text messaging and camera phone—do a bride and groom really need to be in the same country to go on a honeymoon?   Performances WED-SAT at 730pm and SUN at 2pm.  Tickets $22.  Dakota Stage is downtown at 412 East Main Avenue in Bismarck.  It's on this weekend and next week

 

••Come & See The Animals!  The Dakota Zoo now has their winter hours and is open Daily from 10am-7pm.  $7 for adults, $4 for children.  

 

NEW MOVIES FOR THE WEEKEND:

“The Neighbors” (R)

Seth Rogen, Zac Efron and Rose Byrne lead the cast of Neighbors, a comedy about a young couple suffering from arrested development who are forced to live next to a fraternity house after the birth of their newborn baby.

 

“Legends of Oz—Dorothy’s Return (G)

An animated version of an old favorite is back with the voices of Leah Michelle, Dan Aykroyd, Jim Belushi, Kelsey Grammer, Martin Short, Bernadette Peters and Patrick Stewart.