5 things to do this weekend
Published 10:18 pm Wednesday, August 30, 2017
1. The Ultimate Pink Floyd Experience
Celebrate the sights and sounds of one of the world’s most successful and influential bands of all time with The Ultimate Pink Floyd Experience at 7:30 p.m Saturday at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center.
Based in St. Paul, the band of six accomplished musicians meticulously recreates the unique sound and choreographed light and video show of Pink Floyd.
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Relive all the hits from classic albums, such as “Dark Side of the Moon,” “The Wall,” “Animals,” “Wish You Were Here,” “Meddle” and “Obscured by Clouds.”
The concert is $20.
2. Disaster Recovery Ride
The first annual Disaster Recovery Ride will take place Saturday starting at the Albert Lea American Legion.
Motorcycles, scooters and classic cars are invited to attend.
Registration starts at 9 a.m., with the ride to begin at 10:30 a.m.
The ride ends at Bend in the Road in Manchester.
A barbecue meal will be included after the ride for a donation.
3. Dog show
The 112 on Broadway will have a dog show beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday. The event is free and is limited to the first 25 dogs.
Every registered pooch will be entered into a raffle to win prizes.
People should register their dogs by 3:45 p.m. Owners will walk their dogs down a walkway.
People are asked to bring vaccination papers for their dogs or dog tags.
4. Bayside Ski Show
The Bayside Ski Club will have its final show of the year at 2 p.m. Monday on Edgewater Bay of Fountain Lake.
This year’s show has a “Bayside Kingdom” theme, fashioned after a family trip to an amusement park, and pokes fun at some of the snags family trips usually run into.
People are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. The show will be along the shore of Edgewater Bay in Edgewater Park and will be the team’s last show of the 2017 season.
5. Farmers market
The Albert Lea Farmers Market will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Northbridge Mall parking lot in front of Herberger’s.
Locally grown in-season fruits and vegetables will be for sale, along with fresh eggs, jams, jellies, syrups, salsa, pickles, breads and sweets.