Artpark has a full list of events this weekend | Local News
LEWISTON – If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, Artpark has you covered.
The site offers 12 events over a four-day period, starting today and running through Monday.
Scheduled shows and activities include:
— Wine & Wheels, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. today (this event is sold out).
– “Weird Al” Yankovic with special guest Emo Philips, 8 tonight. The comedic recording artist brings his “The Unfortunate Return of the Ridiculously Indulgent and Misguided Vanity Tour” to the Mainstage Theater. Limited tickets remain.
— Indigenous Ways Of Knowing Series, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Tuscarora’s award-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist Tonemah will share Indigenous stories drawn from the experiences and relationships he has made along his journey. Free entry. The show is held at the Native American Peace Garden, Lower Park, South 4th Street Entrance.
— Free family Saturdays: The Art of Balance, Saturday noon to 4 p.m. under the awnings of the Amphitheatre. Craft and art activities include bird balancing, toy trapeze, positive and negative composition, mandala taping, pottery and free painting.
— Cirque Barcode & Acting for Climate at “Branché”, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Emerald Grove (South Fourth Street entrance). Branché is a circus performance for people of all ages presented outdoors that involves group acrobatics around and in trees and grounds. Free entry.
— Lewiston Pedal Party, Saturday at 4 p.m. Artpark is a sponsor of Slow Roll Buffalo’s Lewiston Pedal Party ride. The free, organized group bike ride departs from the Artpark Lower Lot at 4 p.m. for a relaxed 10-mile ride and returns at 6 p.m. for a performance of Trendy.
– Opera In Concert at Artpark: Up Close And Personal, 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Mainstage Theatre. The intimate opera concert features the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Gil Rose with singers Danielle Talamantes (soprano), Janna Baty (mezzo soprano), Dominick Chenes (tenor) and Michael Chioldi (baritone). The audience will be seated on the stage with the performers and the orchestra. Tickets are $25 and capacity is limited.
— Earth, Wind & Fire concert, Sunday 8pm at the Amphitheater. The Brass Machine will entertain from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Remaining tickets are $24.
— Concert by Khruangbin, 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Amphitheatre. The three-piece band from Houston, Texas draws inspiration from 1960s Thai funk, Tarantino soundtracks and cool surf-rock. Tickets are $49.50 in advance and $59.50 the day of the show). Men I Trust will open the show. Take-out chairs are not permitted for this concert.
Tickets are available at the Artpark box office from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Saturday; at least one hour before performances; and to ticketmaster.com.
Visit artpark.net for more information.