Weekend Fun For Bismarck-Mandan!
Of course March Madness is alive and kicking BIG TIME, but for the first weekend of Spring, here's what's happening in our fair city!
••BISMARCK BOBCATS HOCKEY At Austin FRI & SAT nights. Home games start at 715 at the VFW Center.
EVENTS AROUND TOWN:
••Bismarck Figure Skating Club Ice Show. Is on FRI & SAT night from 7-9 AND SUN at 2pm at the VFW All Seasons Sports Arena. This annual ice show features individual skaters as well as the Capital Ice Chips and Midwestern Section Champions. $10 for adults, seniors and student $8. Kids 4 & under in free!
••Tennessee Williams Classic play “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof” Hits the stage at Dakota Stage. Performances are on 730pm WED-THU-FRI & SAT, and matinees at 2pm on0 SUN thru the 30th. Tickets $22. 412 East Main Avenue downtown.
••Bismarck Aircraft Modelers Annual Show is on at Kirkwood Mall The annual radio-controlled airplane event is on all day SATURDAY starting at 12noon. You will be able to try out one of their flight simulators. FREE!!!
••Benefit Pancake Breakfast for Bismarck-Mandan Quota International is on SATURDAY 8-10am It will be on at Applebee’s North and it benefits disadvantaged women and children. Great Cause. $5 at the door.
••Annual Women’s “Joy Breakfast” is on SAT at the Ramkota from 930-1130am. An inspiring speaker, fun and fellowship. Tickets $16. Ramkota is at 800 South 3rd. All women are welcome!!
••Pancake & Sausage Breakfast is on SUN. From 9am-1pm at First Presbyterian at 3rd and Thayer. Pancakes, eggs, sausage, juice, milk & coffee will be served. $6 for adults and $4 for kids 10 and under. It’s a benefit for Boy Scout Troop 6. Bring a non-perishable donation for the local food banks.
••Veggie Tales Family Movie Event is on SUN from 445-6pm at McCabe United Methodist Church, 1030 North 6th Street. They’ll be featuring “Veggie Tales In Space” Free balloons, popcorn, and beverages. Pizza for just $1 a slice. Everyone is welcome.
••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:
In a world where the population is divided into factions by personality types, Tris Prior is classified as Divergent. When she uncovers a conspiracy to eliminate all Divergents, she teams with the mysterious Four to find out what makes the powers-that-be so frightened of them.. Stars Shallene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet
Tells the story of horse trainer Bernie Wooley (Skeet Ulrich), veterinarian Leonard Blach (William Devane), and owner Mark Allen (Christian Kane), who prepare a horse to compete in the Kentucky Derby. They get the horse into the race, but the odd-looking equine starts the race a 50-1 underdog Features Skeet Ulrich and William Devane.
“Rob The Mob” (R)
This crime drama is a story about a pair of young lovers who make a shocking discovery while robbing the mob to make some quick cash. The year was 1992. Michael Pitt, Andy Garcia, Ray Romano star in this suspenseful thriller