This weekend offers a variety of entertaining options, with Hairball rocking in Sartell, country music giants Rascal Flatts perform at Mystic Lake, SNL alums Kevin Nealon and Norm Macdonald will leave you in stitches at Grand Casino Mille Lacs, Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway opens at the Ordway, and GREAT Theatre's Grease wraps up its run at the Paramount Theatre. Read more in The Weekender!
One of the most popular hair metal tribute bands in the Midwest comes to Bernick's Arena in Sartell this weekend. Hairball performs favorites from hit bands like KISS, Poison, and Guns N’ Roses. You can get tickets to this 21+ celebration of arena rock for just over $20.
The mega-popular country music trio, Rascal Flatts, hits the stage Friday night at Mystic Lake. Over the last decade, Rascal Flatts has gained major fame with hit singles including "Life is a Highway," "Rewind," and "What Hurts the Most." Tickets start at $99 and are selling fast.
A pair of Saturday Night Livealums are heading to Grand Casino Mille Lacs this weekend as Kevin Nealon and Norm Macdonald perform a comedy show. Nealon, who spent 10 seasons on SNL through the late '80s and early '90s, is most famous for his appearances in numerous Adam Sandler movies and the Showtime series Weeds. Macdonald hosted SNL's weekend update through the '90s era of the show and has appeared in several comedies since. Tickets for this 18+ show start at $25.
A bright and energetic musical comedy begins its weekend run at the Ordway Theater in downtown St. Paul as Bullets Over Broadway hits the stage. Based on the 1994 film written by Woody Allen, Bullets Over Broadway tells the story of a desperate young playwright during the Great Depression who gets help from the mob to produce his show. Tickets for the show start between $40 and $60.
GREAT Theatre closes out their 2015-2016 season with a bang, bringing their production of Grease to the Paramount Theatre. A beloved musical which spawned a beloved movie, Grease tells the tale of high school love in the 1950s. With phenomenally choreographed dances and an impeccable soundtrack, GREAT Theare's Grease will get you primed for the summer. Tickets for this show start at $28 with discounts available for seniors and students.