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Weekend Plans: Friday, August 2, to Sunday, August 4

by on August 02, 2013 3:40 PM

Happy Friday! Hoping you enjoy the weekend.

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Friday, August 2


In 2 Guns a DEA agent and a naval intelligence officer find themselves on the run after a botched attempt to infiltrate a drug cartel. While fleeing, they learn the secret of their shaky alliance: Neither knew that the other was an undercover agent.

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Bars and Clubs

Catch Miss Melanie and the Valley Rats performing at Otto's Pub & Brewery starting at 9:00 p.m. or Tommy Wareham playing at the American Alehouse & Grill, 6:00-8:00 p.m. & 9:00-12:00 a.m. Take the Bar Tour and find out what else is going on around town.

Saturday, August 3

The Flutopia Initiative 5K. It's the most musical 5K around. Race, run or walk. There's even a Kiddie K. Musicians will be performing on the route! Musical prizes will be awarded! Saturday beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Tudek Park. Proceeds benefit Centre Volunteers in Medicine and Doctors Without Borders. Click HERE for more information.

Doubt: A Parable. Did he or didn’t he? Where’s the proof? A seed of doubt is sown. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play, Doubt is a mesmerizing, suspense-filled drama that will keep you on the edge of your seat. And who better to take us on that journey than critically acclaimed actor Jane Ridley, as she performs in her last production before she retires from the School of Theatre. At the Penn State Downtown Theatre Center: Matinee at 2:00 p.m. Evening performance at 8:00 p.m. Click HERE for more information.

Sunday, August 4

The 4th Annual Bard in Bellefonte. Come Die Your Most Dramatic Death! Practice your best Bard Barb! Flower the thunder-darting true-penny! With games, activities and performances designed for family entertainment, you can make a jester hat, learn to dance a jig, accept a Queen's challenge and join the company in a performance! If you're a bit afeared of Shakespeare, then you can sit back and watch the performances unfold with scenes mixed with irreverent incantations and recitations. Juggling, Jigging and Japing – what better way to spend a Sunday afternoon? So - Bring a blanket, pack a picnic and join us for some outdoor Shakespeare fun! Starts at 1:00 p.m. in Talleyrand Park. Click HERE for more information.

Watch the Les Shaw Band at the South Hills Business School north lawn starting at 6:00 p.m. That's at 480 Waupelani Drive, State College, PA, 16801. Click HERE for more information.

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