On Point: Your weekly events from Aug. 1-11
Wednesday, Aug. 1
Live Music: Charles Walker Band – 6PM
-As part of the PJ’s Live series, enjoy the best in blues from the Charles Walker Band, located at PJ’s, 601 N. Michigan Ave.
Thursday, Aug. 2
Occidental Brothers Dance Band International – 6PM
-The Levitt AMP Series continues with live music from the Occidental Brothers Dance Band, featuring high energy Central and West African dance music. This concert is held at the Pfiffner Park bandshell.
Friday, Aug. 3
Movies at the Park: Coco — 6PM
-Enjoy a family-friendly movie at Pfiffner Park at the bandshell. A juggling act will be performed before the movie starts by CwACT’s Scott Price
Saturday, Aug. 4
2018 Chef on the Square – 9:30 a.m.
-Chef Koeller will demo how to make PJ’s Ramen at the square during the farmer’s market on Saturday. Located in downtown Stevens Point
Animal Olympics – 2PM
-Held at Hartman Creek State Park in Waupaca, test your skills in competition with other animals, including jackrabbits, mountain lions, and more. Located at N2480 Hartman Creek Rd.
Rockabilly Car Show Weekend – 9AM
-Enjoy a weekend full of cars, pin-up contests, and a live concert from the Hi-Tones. This is all happening at the River’s Edge Campground, 3266 Campsite Dr.
Live Music: Soul Whiskey – 5:30 p.m.
-Soul Whiskey will play Sunset Point Winery this weekend, 1201 Water St.
Wednesday, Aug. 8
Amherst Opera House V 2.0 – 6:30 p.m.
-Presented by the Amherst Opera House Co. Guild, this gathering will celebrate the purchase of the opera house, nearly a year ago. This event is located at 207 N Main St.
Live Music: Mojoe & Flipside – 6PM
-As apart of PJ’s Live, enjoy blues from longtime favorites, Mojoe & Flipside. Located at 601 N. Michigan Ave.
Summer Kids Series at Rogers Cinema (Aug. 8-11)
-This series continues with a weekend showing of Jumanji. Admission for kids is $2.
Thursday, Aug. 9
Sustainability Movies – 6:30 p.m.
-Hosted by Interfaith Community, enjoy a free set of movies regarding the issue of sustainability. Located at 1001 Main St. inside the Portage County Library.
Saturday, Aug. 11
Taste of the Town 2018 – 5PM
-Join this annual event hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Wisconsin. This annual fundraiser kicks off at Pfiffner Park, and will feature an array of food, beverages, prizes, and more from local businesses.
Georgefest – 9:00 p.m.
-This annual event kicks off in downtown Stevens Point.