Lots of stuff going on for what many feel is the final weekend of Summer.  Weather looks pretty good---so get out and ENJOY!! 

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•MINNESOTA TWINS  on the road to play the Rangers on FSS, MTW on the road to play Houston

 

••ªMINNESOTA VIKINGS  OFF this weekend, begin the NFL regular season next weekend at Detroit 12NOON on FOX

 

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL:

 Red River-Grand Forks at Bismarck FRI 5pm

Century at Fargo Davies FRI 6pm

Stanley-Fargo at St. Marys FRI 8pm

Mandan at Fargo South FRI 5pm

Richardson-Taylor at Shilo Christian Hughes Field SAT 7pm.   IF you can't make it to the Shilo game, tune to COOL 98.7 pre-game at 645, kick-off 7pm SATURDAY night with Rob Meltzer!

 

EVENTS AROUND TOWN

 

••Come see “Sentimental Journey” a classic World War Two B-17 at the Bismarck Airport   Check out this historical aircraft—one of 10 still flying.   The plane will be on display and available for rides and tours thru Monday.  It lands FRI afternoon at 2pm.   It will be open to the public from 9-5 all 3 days. 

 

••BisMarket Farmers Market is open SAT from 9am-1pm and TUES from 4-7pm at Bismarck’s Sertoma Park, near Shelter 5.  Use the entrance by the Amusement Park.  Locally grown farm-fresh products, this is a great health choice.  FREE admission!!

••Saturday In The Park---A Day of Family Fun  Is on SAT from 11am-2pm at Pioneer Park, Shelter One—River Road & Burnt Boat Drive.  FREE hotdogs, chips, drinks, sno-cones, and popcorn.  Inflatables, games and more.  It’s free for all families. 

••Mandan Farmers Market is open SAT starting at 8am at Heritage Park on Main Street.  Open til everything sells out.   Also open TUES at 10am, and SAT thru October 29th.

••Learn About Photography at a mini-class at Bob’s Photo at 1019 East Interstate Avenue SAT Morning 10-1130am.  FREE.

••Come & See The Animals!  The Dakota Zoo now has their summer hours is open daily from 10am-7pm.  $7 for adults, $4 for children.    New bear cubs and baby camels to see!

 ••Take a Guided Tour of Buckstop Junction. Any Saturday or Sunday at 1pm.  Vintage Shop is open from 12noon-4pm.  $5 for adults and $3 for students, off the East Bismarck Expressway.

 

••Capital Farmers Market is open Friday starting at 3pm, and is open all day Saturday in the K-Mart Parking Lot starting at 8am.

 

••Members of the Military and their immediately family in FREE at the Gateway of Science thru Labor Day.   It’s open FRI & SAT 10am-5pm and MON-THU 12N-7pm.  1810 Schaefer Street in Bismarck, near Bismarck State.


NEW MOVIES FOR THE WEEKEND:

 

“GETAWAY” (PG-13)

Washed-up race-car driver Brent Magna (Ethan Hawke) puts the pedal to the metal to rescue his kidnapped wife, enlisting the aid of a brilliant young woman (Selena Gomez) to accomplish his treacherous mission as a malevolent stranger issues orders while monitoring Brent's every move via remote cameras affixed to his Shelby Cobra Mustang.

 

“PASSION” (R)

An intense power struggle between an icy advertising executive and her timid assistant turns deadly.  Stars Rachel McAdams.  Directed by Brian LaPalma.

 

“CLOSED CIRCUIT” (R)

Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall star as two former lovers who encounter danger when they are both assigned to the same defense team in a high-profile terrorism trial.  Set in London