Traverse City Record-Eagle

February 15, 2013

Weekend in Brief: 02/15/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — ‘Song of Wyoming’

Northwest Michigan Ballet Theatre presents the full length “Song of Wyoming,” an original ballet on stage at Milliken Auditorium Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 adults and $10 for seniors and students. Call 800-836-0717 or visit

YetiFest arrives

The inaugural family fun festival, YetiFest, is Saturday in Suttons Bay, featuring a full schedule of events including the Bicycle Hill Climb Challenge, 4-on-4 Hockey Tournament, Microbrew Tent, Chili Cook-off, Yeti Story Time, Kid’s Parade, Yeti Look-alike Contest and Abominable Snowman Contest. Full details are at Call 947-2050.

‘Anything Goes’

St. Francis High School presents “Anything Goes” at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, and again next weekend. Tickets are $15, or $10 for students and seniors. Call 946-0715.

Celebrate winter

Glen Arbor holds Winterfest Saturday with a Perch Fishing Contest starting at 7 a.m. and a Chili Cookoff beginning at noon at Boonedocks. Call 334-3238.


Golden-Fowler Home Furnishings is the setting for the DreamRoom Classic, which pairs designers with local celebrities to create rooms based on the celebrities’ favorite music. Public voting at $1 per chip continues through today at the store, 1137 S. Garfield. Tickets to “A Golden Evening” from 5:30 to 8 p.m. today are $25, or $40 per couple. Proceeds benefit Child and Family Services. Call 946-7330 or visit

Fireworks at Resort

The Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Acme presents a Winter Fireworks Show Sunday at 7 p.m. The best viewing is from the Resort’s Clubhouse. Admission is free.

Choirs perform

The NMC Choral Music department presents several choirs in concert at 3 p.m. Feb. 17 in Traverse City’s Lars Hockstad Auditorium. Tickets are $10 adults and $5 for seniors and children 12 and younger. Call 995-1338.

Concert fundraiser

The Interlochen Arts Academy Band will host a concert for the Basler Memorial Scholarship fund on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Corson Auditorium. Call 276-7141 or visit

Chamber Orchestra

The Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra Sunday Series will present a chamber music concert entitled “Chestnuts, Old and New” at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Petoskey on Sunday at 4 p.m. Admission is free. Visit