Another weekend jam-packed with music hits the area as the Pioneer Place holds a tribute to Wings, comedian Tracy Morgan will make you laugh at Mystic Lake Casino, the Book of Mormon holds their final performance at the Orpheum Theatre and football is back in St. Cloud. Read more in The Weekender!

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    Band on the Run: A Tribute to Wings

    Pioneer Place
    (Photo: Pioneer Place)

    The sounds of Paul McCartney will echo throughout downtown St. Cloud tonight (Thursday) and tomorrow (Friday).  Pioneer Place will be featuring songs from McCartney's second mega-group Wings. The tribute will be performed by local artists including Jeff Engholm (Collective Unconscious) Muggsy Lauer, Stacy Bauer and more! The show featuring this all-star cast will be on the main stage. Tickets for the two day performances are $26 in advance or $29 at the door.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    -Thursday, May 26th, 7:30 p.m.

    - Friday, May 27th, 7:30 p.m.


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    Plantinum FM

    Rollie's Rednecks and Longnecks

    Get ready to dance, sing and party with all your favorite 80s songs tomorrow (Friday) night. Platinum FM will be hitting the stage at Rollie's Rednecks and Longnecks. The group has five outstanding vocalists with musicianship to back it up. Their show is a tribute to the greatest hits on FM radio. Tickets vary but usually range anywhere from $20-$50 (call for exact prices at 255-1274).

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    - Friday, May 27th, 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

    (Photo: Platinum FM)
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    Tracy Morgan at Mystic Lake

    Mystic Lake Casino, Prior Lake

    Actor and Comedian Tracy Morgan is bringing his talents to the Mystic Showroom in Prior Lake tomorrow (Friday) night. The actor is mostly known for his role as Tracy Jordan on the Emmy winning television show "30-Rock." Morgan has also appeared on several seasons of "Saturday Night Live" and has been in many movies. You can get your tickets in advance for $39 or at the door for $49.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    -Friday, May 27th. 8:00 p.m.

    Getty Images, Mark Davis
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    The Book of Mormon

    The Orpheum Theatre

    A nine-time Tony Award winning Best Musical will make it's way to the twin cities this weekend. The Book of Mormon has two shows tonight (Thursday) and Sunday. This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Tickets for the show are $49 or $25 for students (with a valid ID).

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    - Thursday, May 26th, 7:30 p.m.

    - Sunday, May 29th, 6:30 p.m.

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    Granite City Renegades vs South Metro Patriots

    Clemens Stadium, St. John's University

    Who says you have to wait until fall to watch football. The Granite City Renegades are underway with their 2016 season. This Semi Pro football team will put their 2-1 early season record to the test against the South Metro Patriots. The game also has special meaning as it's their 5th Annual Cancer Battle game with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the gate. Kids 17 and under are $4.

    CLICK HERE for more information.

    - Saturday, May 28th, 5:00 p.m.

    (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)