ST. CLOUD — There is a lot of fun activities happening in the St. Cloud are this weekend you and your family can enjoy. Get a start on Easter with Grace United Methodist Church annual Easter egg hunt, see the final performance of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, enjoy the music of up-and-coming artist Liz Vice Trio, Rodney Carrington performs at Grand Casino Mille Lacs and musicians around the area will be holding a musicale recital. Read more in The Weekender!
Easter has come early in St. Cloud so grab your kids and go out hunting for Easter eggs this weekend. Grace United Methodist Church is holding their annual Easter Egg hunt for the community. It is a free event and a great way to spread a little spring cheer for the kids in the community. The church will also be collecting canned goods to donate to the Salvation Army during that time. The event is Saturday morning at 2615 Clearwater Road in St. Cloud and runs from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Buckle up for a wonderful musical adventure hitting center stage this weekend. GREAT Theatre is holding their final performance of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang starting tomorrow (Friday). The story about the power of family and the bonds they created to overcome any obstacles and yes there is a flying car. Tickets for the show are $13 and can be found at the Paramount Theatre box office. Show times start at 7:00 p.m. Friday and 2:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Hear the powerful vocals of an inspiring, up-and-coming artist this weekend. Liz Vice is dedicated to making positive through her soul-filled music. Her songs are a combination of gospel, soul and R&B. In her teens she was diagnosed with kidney failure and didn't expect to live past 20 and uses that to help spread the light of here music. Tickets for the show are $22 and showtime begins Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Stephen B. Humphrey theatre.
Multi-talented country music artist is coming to Grand Casino Mille Lacs this weekend. Singer, and comedian Rodney Carrington puts on a unique stage show. He has even appeared on CMT and ACA award shows and starred in ABC's sitcome "Rodney." Tickets for the show run between $35-45 and act fast before they are sold out. There are two chances to catch the show at 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. in the event center. Show kicks off on Saturday night.
Musicians from the St. Cloud area are gathering together this weekend for a musical recital. The performance includes the music of violinists, cellists, pianists, vocalists and more. They will also be performing songs from many genres such as classical, contemporary and musical theater. The event is free to attend and will be held at the Church of the Holy Spirit in St. Cloud. Performance begins at 4:00 p.m. Sunday.