This weekend offers entertainment in a variety of forms -- from the gut-busting comedy of Jim Gaffigan to Don Shelby transforming himself into the legendary Mark Twain, the last Art Crawl of the year comes to downtown while the Fabulous Armadillos show off their brand new show, and the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet visits town. All this and more in The Weekender!
One of stand-up comedy's biggest stars is hitting the stage at the State Theater. Jim Gaffigan hilariously clever style to Minneapolis for seven shows over four days. Gaffigan, a Grammy-nominated comedian, is also a New York Times best-selling author and star of his own sitcom on TV Land. If you like sarcastic deadpan jokes about food and family, you'll enjoy these shows.
- Thursday, November 5th, 7:00 p.m.
- Thursday, November 5th, 9:30 p.m.
- Friday, November 6th, 7:00 p.m.
- Friday, November 6th, 9:30 p.m.
- Saturday, November 7th, 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday, November 7th, 9:30 p.m.
Former news anchor Don Shelby brings one of the greatest American writers back to life with An Afternoon with Mark Twain. Shelby has been presenting the life and work of Mark Twain for 25 years and will share with you the writer's humorous and poignant views. Tickets for this one-time show start at $16.
- Friday, November 6th, 1:30 p.m.
This weekend will be the last chance to enjoy the work of local artisans before winter hits. The Downtown Art Crawl is celebrating its 10th year bringing art to downtown St. Cloud. You can stroll through downtown on a beautiful autumn night and you may just come across a masterpiece that you have to buy.
- Friday, November 6th, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
The Fabulous Armadillos return to St. Cloud with their brand-new show Lucky 7s at Pioneer Place. Lucky 7s focuses on music from four decades: 1957 with Buddy Holly, 1967 with The Beatles, 1977 with the Bee Gees, and 1987 with Bon Jovi. Get your tickets now because they are selling fast! Prices start at $37.
- Thursday, November 5th,7:30 p.m.
- Friday, November 6th, 7:30 p.m.
- Monday, November 9th, 7:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, November 10th, 7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, November 11th, 7:30 p.m.
- Thursday, November 12th, 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, November 14th, 7:30 p.m.
A group of critically-acclaimed guitar masters hit the stage at the Paramount Theatre on Saturday. The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet is a Grammy Award-winning group that has set the standard for guitar ensembles for over 30 years. Their charisma on stage and virtuosity with music will make for an exciting night for any music fan. Tickets start at $25 with discounts available for seniors and students.
- Saturday, November 7th, 7:30 p.m.