ST. CLOUD — You will not be bored this weekend as Central Minnesota will be full of great entertainment including Halfway Jam in Roylaton, Lou Gramm performing at Takin It To The Streets in downtown St. Cloud, The Goo Goo Dolls rocking Mystic Lake Casnio, 3 Doors Down and Three Days Grace at Grand Casino Hinkley and WJON's Kelly Cordes performing at Pioneer Place. Read more in The Weekender!

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    Halfway Jam


    It’s time for Halfway Jam. The four day show kick's off tonight (Thursday) and runs through Sunday. The lineup features several key bands including Seether, Sugar Ray, Skillet, BuckCherry and Kat Perkins. Gates open at 3:00 p.m. this afternoon with the first band starting at 5:00 p.m. Day passes are roughly $70 and $129 for a weekend pass.

    - Thursday, July 28th, 3:00 p.m.
    - Friday, July 29th, 3:00 p.m.
    - Saturday, July 30th, 3:00 p.m.

    Bands work on sound check before event starts. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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    Takin' It to the Streets

    Pioneer Press

    The annual summer celebration at Pioneer Place is coming back to downtown St. Cloud this weekend. Takin' It to the Streets has a stellar musical lineup with former lead singer of the band “Foreigner” Lou Gramm headlining the show.  Other bands include "Allman Joy" at 5:30 p.m. “Transit Authority” starts at 6:30 p.m. and “Collective Unconscious” takes the stage at 7:45 p.m. Gramm starts singing at 9:30 p.m. General admission tickets are $46 and VIP tickets are $95. Gates open at 5:00 p.m.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information!

    Saturday, July 30th, 5:00 p.m.

    (Photo: Dan Barth, Pioneer Place)
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    Goo Goo Dolls

    Mystic Lake Casino

    Enjoy a special show at Mystic Lake Casino Saturday night as the Goo Goo Dolls rock the amphitheater stage. The Band will perform with special guests Collective Soul and Tribe Society. The Goo Goo Dolls have sold over 10 million albums worldwide and have topped the charts with smash hits like “Name” and “Iris.” Tickets run between $30-$65. Show starts at 7:30 p.m.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    Saturday, July 30th, 7:30 p.m.

    Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images
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    3 Doors Down and Three Days Grace

    Grand Casino

    Another pairing between a couple of great bands will rock the stage at Grand Casino Hinkley this weekend. 3 Doors Down and Three Days Grace will be performing on the amphitheater tomorrow (Friday) night. Both bands are currently on their 2016 tours and making a stop in Minnesota. Tickets range between $40-$75. Show time starts at 7:00 p.m.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    Friday, July 29th, 7:00 p.m.

    Michael Loccisano
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    Kelly Cordes

    Pioneer Place

    Come see WJON's own Kelly Cordes (from It Matters) sing and play piano at Pioneer Place tomorrow (Friday). She is a local musician playing a variety of music from Rock, Pop, Country and some of her originals. Cordes is also a former country music singer. You can see her as she sings and plays the piano in the Fireside Room. The event is free and show starts at 9:00 p.m.


    Friday, July 29th, 9:00 p.m.