Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 24, 2012

Hot Entertainment Picks: 08/24/2012


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True Falsettos play Inside Out

InsideOut Gallery Western swing and country musicians The True Falsettos perform 7-10 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29 at the Outre Lounge at InsideOut Gallery, 229 Garland St., Traverse City. For more information, call 929-3254.

Green Point hike

The Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy is holding a hike at Green Point. The 2-mile hike begins at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 29. For map, directions and RSVP, contact

Art festival

The Alden Depot Arts Festival is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25. For more information, call Bob Widmer at 377-6305 or

Chamber concert

The Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra presents a program of music and dance Saturday, Aug. 25, at the John Hall Auditorium in Bay View. The 7 p.m. program will feature the Crooked Tree Arts Center's Pre-Professional Dancers, violinist Yuri Namkung of the Interlochen Arts Academy faculty and pianist Tony Patterson of Alma College and the Bay View Association music faculty. General admission tickets are $20; $10 for students and are available at

Bike benefit

A trail ride and benefit concert for TART Trails is set for Saturday, Aug. 25. A free family trail ride and concert begins at 10 a.m. at Clinch Park. A benefit concert will be held 6-7:30 p.m. that evening at Brengman Brothers Winery off Crain Hill Road. Tickets are $30 with $15 going to support TART Trails. Reserve tickets at 946-2764.

Roller derby

Roller derby action skates into Kalkaska on Saturday, Aug. 25. "For A Few Bruises More" at the Kaliseum Recreational Complex features Small Town Outlaws vs. Kingsford Krush. Doors open at 6 p.m.; action starts at 7. Tickets are $8 advance or $12 at the door.

Alley Cats

The final show of the Aten Place summer concert series features The Alley Cats at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25. Aten Place is located 1/2 mile south of Cherry Hill Road on Old Mackinaw Trail in Boyne Falls. Tickets are $15 and go on sale at 6:30 p.m. the day of the concert. Advanced tickets and schedule details are available at

Fishin' men

The Four Man Fishin' Tackle Choir performs at 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25, at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church to help raise money for Habitat for Humanity of Benzie County. The church is at the corner of U.S. 31 and Lincoln Road in Beulah. For more information, call 882-4241.

Silent movies

The Music House Museum in Acme presents a silent movie double feature on Saturday, Aug. 25. The films are Laurel and Hardy in "We Faw Down" and Harry Langdon in "Saturday Afternoon." Both films will be accompanied by Fr. Andrew Rogers on the Wurlitzer organ. There will be two showings of the films at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15, adults, $13, seniors and $5 students. Visit or call 938-9300.

Park performance

Music in the Park is noon to 8 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25 at Almira Township Park, next to Mistwood Golf Course, northwest of Lake Ann. Free performances by Neptune Quartet, Cherry Blossom Ramblers, Miriam Pico, Front Street Jazz Band, Sunrise Singers, Swallowtail and Jake Frysling. Raffles, give-a ways, concessions and sweet corn.