Charity, cars, crafts and more. This weekend might be a little snowy and chilly but hey, it’s Michigan in February! Here’s your weekend guide for February 7-9.
Fri. Feb. 7
Discover how each instrument contributes to the orchestra. Enjoy an exciting concert with a variety of music performed by the Flint Symphony Youth Orchestra. Explore a musical instrument playground in the lobby before the concert. 12:30 –1:30pm.
The Whiting, 1241 E Kearsley St., Flint
Come and help celebrate the recognition of Michigan Heroes while giving back to local charities. Tickets include a pasta buffet along with a chance to play Fenech Feud for a Cause, cash bar, and silent auctions. Proceeds will be donated to service workers and local charities. 5-9pm. Cost: $30 per person
Captain’s Club at Woodfield, 10200 Woodfield Dr., Grand Blanc
Join the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Flint at B’s Bowling from 6-10pm for a fun night of bowling and fundraising! Proceeds from this event will go to support the new Peak extension on Bristol Road. This new site is growing, and doing whatever it takes to serve more local youth every day! join the Club in supporting these programs. They are requesting teams of six. Cost is $25 per team. Sponsorships available. Each team will receive two rounds of bowling, with shoes, pizza and a pitcher of pop! For more information contact Nicole Goff at firstname.lastname@example.org or (810) 249-3413.
B’s Bowling, 750 Center Rd, Flint
It’s time to celebrate the power of feminine friendship! Grab your best girls and enjoy a relaxing night out. Purchase a special VIP ticket and enjoy half-off drinks all night! Treat yourself and your friends to pampering and Sloan’s signature drink. There will be shopping, food, karaoke, a photo booth, prizes and more! Ages 18-plus. 6-10pm. Tickets: $5 per person. VIP tickets: $10 per person.
Longway Planetarium 1310 E. Kearsley St. Flint
Fri. Feb. 7 – Sat. Feb. 8
Since 1983, the Holly Hotel Comedy Club has been one of the best venues for professional stand-up comedians from Los Angeles to New York. Brent Terhune & Kate Brindle in the Club! Showtime 8:30pm and 10pm. $15 cover charge, $12 for dining guests. For reservations, call 248.634.5208.
Holly Hotel, 110 Battle Alley, Holly
Join the Fenton Hotel Tavern & Grille for Live Entertainment at the Piano Bar. February entertainment by The Corner Boys.
Fenton Hotel Tavern & Grille, 302 N. LeRoy St., Fenton
Fri. Feb 7 – Sun. Feb 9
Back to the Bricks® and GM are proud to present the 4th Annual CHROME & ICE™ the area’s only mid-winter indoor car show! The show features an amazing collection of Super Cars in the lobby, capable of exceeding speeds of 200 mph, 125 vintage, classic and custom vehicles, sports cars, muscle cars , hot rods and trucks in the two arenas and on the mezzanine, more the 50 sponsor and automotive-related vendor displays and demonstrations, concessions, live entertainment and a chance to meet Miss Chrome and Ice. Friday: 2-9pm, Saturday: 9am-9pm, Sunday: 11am-4pm.
Free community skating at UM-Flint Pavilion weather permitting Call (810) 762-3441 to confirm rink status and hours. Rink is cleared periodically for ice resurfacing. Skate rental available for $3 inside University Pavilion (limited sizes and quantities). Please bring your own skates, if you have a pair. Friday: 5-8pm. Saturday and Sunday: 12-4pm.
University of Michigan-Flint Pavilion Skating Rink, 303 Saginaw St., Flint (between University Pavilion and Flint River), Flint
Sat. Feb. 8
Visit Flint Farmers’ Market in Downtown Flint for the Sixth Annual Valentine Mini Market from 9am-3pm. Browse and shop from local artisans for unique gifts for all loved ones for Valentine’s Day. Also, participate in make-and-take-crafts. Admission is free.
Flint Farmers’ Market, 300 E. First St., Flint
Please join 2020 St. Patrick’s Day Grand Marshal Tony Vance and Irish Father of the Year Mike Vance, Sr. at the Pre-St. Patrick’s Day Party. Enjoy $20 All-You-Can-Drink Beer and Wine, Live Band — The Black Sheep, Silent and Live Auctions, Irish Food, Complimentary Beer Tasting Table and Raffles and Prizes. Bring your green, checkbook, or credit card and help them raise money for the Miss Hibernia scholarships and local charities. 6-10pm.
Dom Polski of Flint, 3415 N. Linden Rd., Flint
Team up with your friends in groups of up to six people and compete against the other challengers in six common categories including Science, History, Geography, Literature, Pop Culture, and more. Battle it out for bragging rights and small prizes for the top three teams. Recommended for ages 13 and older. 6-7pm. Admission: Genesee County Residents: $3.50 adults, $2.50 seniors ages 60-plus, $2.50 youth ages 2-11. Non-Residents: $7 adults, $5 seniors ages 60-plus, $5 youth ages 2-11. Members are free.
Longway Planetarium, 1310 E. Kearsley St. Flint
Churchill’s Food and Spirits Live Entertainment
LEROY debuts at Churchill’s at 9pm. You can enjoy a fun night of music with great drinks and delicious food!
Churchill’s Food and Spirits, 340 Saginaw St., Flint
Sherman’s Lounge Live Entertainment
6 Shot Whiskey @ Sherman’s Lounge at 9pm.
Sherman’s Lounge, 4211 Fenton Rd., Flint
Sun. Feb. 9
Totally 80’s Live with The Motels, Bow Wow and When at Rome at 6pm. Tickets $29 in advance.
The Machine Shop Concert Lounge, 3539 Dort Hwy., Flint
Blondie’s Food & Spirits Live Trivia
Live Trivia 6pm
Blondie’s Food & Spirits, 2520 W. Hill Rd., Flint