On Point: Weekly event rundown for Aug. 22 – Sept. 3
Wednesday, Aug. 22
Live Music: Led West – 6PM
-Head over to PJ’s for their continued live music series, located at 601 N. Michigan Ave.
Thursday, Aug. 23
Live Music: Almost Famous – 5:30 p.m.
-As a part of their continued live music series, check out Robert Kosmoski, playing at Amber Grill, 1001 Amber Ave.
Friday, Aug. 24
Live Music: Horace Greene – 10PM
-Head over to Tap on Main, 956 Main St. for this indie rock/soul trio.
Bluegrass in the Pines (Aug. 23-25)
-Catch live bluegrass at the Rosholt Fair Park on N. Main Street in Rosholt. Food and beverage will be available.
Saturday, Aug. 25
Live Music: Wilhelm – 7PM
-This four member, eight instrument piece band will play Central Waters, 351 Allen St. in Amherst.
Christopher’s Color Run – 10AM
-Run for Christopher Thrun, who lost a courageous battle with cancer in 2014. Starting at the Moose Family Center, 1025 Second St. For more information, call (715) 301-5281.
Live Music: Irene’s Garden – 10PM
-Head over to Main Street Taps to enjoy “organic rock” from Irene’s Garden. Located at 956 Main St.
Sunday, Aug. 26
Emerson Park Dedication Celebration – 12PM
-Head over to Emerson Park for a ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication. Pup parade, kids games, and other activities to follow.
Wednesday, Aug. 29
First Annual Youth GaGa Ball Tournament -5PM
-Hosted by the YMCA, area youths will compete in the first ever GaGa Ball Tournament, located at 1000 Division St.
Live Music: Blame it on Waylon – 6PM
-PJ’s music series continues with country music act Blame it on Waylon, 601 N. Michigan Ave.
Friday, Aug. 29 – Sunday, Sept. 3
Portage County Fair – Rosholt – 8AM
-Enjoy this annual fair, held on the Rosholt Fair Grounds, 186 Forest St.
Saturday, Sept. 3
Live Music: Greenbury Luck – 7PM
-This band will play Central Waters, 351 Allen St. in Amherst.
Live Music: Rising Phoenix – 7PM
-Enjoy live music from rock act Rising Phoenix, playing at Bullhead’s, 3368 Campsite Dr.