ST. CLOUD — We have another great lineup for you this weekend of fun things you can do with your family in Central Minnesota. You can check out Menopause the Musical at the Paramount Theatre, enjoy a free concert at Barden Park with the St. Cloud Municipal Band or at Avon's Music in the Park, or rock out to country music with Neal McCoy at Pierz Freedom Fest or at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre with the Legends of Country show. Read more in The Weekender!

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    Menopause the Musical

    Paramount Theatre

    Enjoy a unique musical playing at the Paramount Theatre this weekend. Menopause the Musical is a witty, tuneful take on the subject. You have two opportunities to watch it tonight (Thursday) and Friday. Tickets for the show range between $25-$34 depending on the seats. Show times start at 1:30 p.m. and again at 7:00 p.m. both days.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information!

    Thursday, July 13th, 1:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
    Friday, July 14th, 1:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.


    (Photo: Paramount Theatre)
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    Barden Park Concert Series

    St. Cloud State University

    Enjoy a great musical event put on by a local band. The St. Cloud Municipal Band has been performing great music since the 1800s. Tonight (Thursday) the band will be holding a free concert at Barden Park on the campus of St. Cloud State University. Show time starts at 7:30 p.m.


    - Thursday, July 13th, 7:30 p.m.

    Photo: Paul Habstritt
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    Avon Music in the Park

    Lake Wobegon Trail Park

    Check out the first ever Music in the Park concert in Avon tonight (Thursday). Avon Area Arts is putting on the first concert series in their new bandshell. The monthly concert will feature Broken Fiddle with show starting at 6:30 p.m. The event is free to attend.


    - Thursday, July 13th, 6:30 p.m.

    Richard Leguil, WJON
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    Pierz Freedom Fest

    Genola Baseball Field

    Get your fill of country music this weekend at the annual Pierz Freedom Fest celebration. Four great country bands will be performing on Saturday at the Genola Ball Park. The lineup includes the Fabulous Armadillos, Chris Hawkey, Black Hawk and Neal McCoy. General Admission tickets are $50 online or at the gate and they are going fast. Showtime starts at 3:00 p.m.

    ​CLICK HERE for ticket information!

    - Saturday, July 15th, 3:00 p.m.

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    Legends of Country

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    From Johnny Cash to Garth Brooks you can hear all the Legends of Country Music in the same night at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre. Musician Phil Thompson will be performing all your favorite number on "Billboard" hits from classic country artists to today's stars. This show is for both young and old country music fans and one you don't want to miss. Tickets are $55 dollars for the dinner and show or just $40 for the show. Dinner starts at 6:00 p.m. with showtime starting at 8:00 p.m.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information!

    - Friday, July 14th, 6:00 p.m.
    - Saturday, July 15th, 6:00 p.m.

    (Photo: Chanhassen Dinner Theatre)