Planit 10: Things to do Feb. 14-18
Looking for something to do this weekend? We have 10 suggestions.
TRIBUTE TO CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
WHEN: 7 p.m. Feb. 16
WHERE: Woodstock Opera House, 121 Van Buren St., Woodstock
COST & INFO: Performed by Rich Perez & Creedence Revived. Part of the Opera House Tribute Series. Tickets: $38. Tickets and information: 815-338-5300 or www.woodstockoperahouse.com.
THE HIP HOP EXPLOSION
WHEN: 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 15
WHERE: Lakeside Legacy Arts Park (Dole Mansion), 401 Country Club Road, Crystal Lake
COST & INFO: A fun event for tweens aged 10-14 to “Ignite the Night and Have Some Fun” in a safe and fun atmosphere. Presented by Lakeside Legacy, Harper College Pom and Dance Team, Berkshire Ballet Theatre, Fast Forward Marketing and From Me 2 You Photography. Cost: $6. Registration and information: 847-401-5017 or 815-477-0033.
WHEN: Feb. 15-24
WHERE: Huntley High School Performing Arts Center, 13719 Harmony Road, Huntley.
COST & INFO: Tony Award winning family-friendly musical presented by Spotlight Youth Theatre. Schedule: 7 p.m. Fridays, 2 & 6 p.m. Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $9-$12 in advance, $2 extra at the door. Tickets and information: 847-516-2298 or www.spotlight.org.
McHENRY area CHAMBER LIFE IS A JOURNEY EXPO
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 16
WHERE: McHenry West High School, 4724 W. Crystal Lake Road, McHenry
COST & INFO: An expo within an expo featuring color-coded rows highlighting Leisure Lane, Senior Street, Pet Parkway, Health & Fitness Fairway, Financial Frontage, Woman’s Walkway, Children’s Court, Home Highway, automotive Avenue and more. Super couponing demonstration by coupon queen Jill Cataldo, Animal Adventures Animal show and more. Free admission. Information: 815-385-4300 or www.mchenrychamber.com.
WHEN: through Feb. 15
WHERE: Raue Center for the Arts, 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake
COST & INFO: Six-time Tony award-winning romantic musical comedy presented by Williams Street Repertory. Starring John Michael Coppola of Chicago’s “Jersey Boys.” Who is Bobby? What’s wrong with him? Will he marry April? Surely all his married friends have the answers. Schedule: 8 p.m. Feb. 8-9; 3 p.m. Feb. 10; and 8 p.m. Feb. 15-16. Tickets start at $30. Tickets and information: 815-356-9212 or www.rauecenter.org.
PREMIER PRO WRESTLING
WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 19
WHERE: Just For Fun Roller Rink, 914 Front St., McHenry
COST & INFO: Featuring McHenry East High School’s own Brandon Thomas, AAA Lucha Libre Superstar Octagon Jr. plus many more. Tickets: $15 front row, $10 adults, $5 children 12 and younger. Information: www.facebook.com/premierprowrestling.
WHEN: 7 p.m. Feb. 15-16
WHERE: Woodstock North High School Performing Arts Center, 3000 Raffel Road, Woodstock
COST & INFO: Based on Homer’s classic. Watch Odysseus’s journey as he attempts to return home after 19 years of war against the Trojans. Tickets: $10 adults, $5 seniors and students. Tickets and information: 815-334-2127 or www.seatyourself.biz/woodstocknorth.
HARVARD WINTER CONCERT SERIES
WHEN: 7 p.m. Feb. 16
WHERE: Harvard Starline, 300 W. Front St., Harvard
COST & INFO: Benefit performance by Stateline to support the Harvard Senior Center. Tickets: $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students age 18 and younger, free for children. Information: 815-382-2887 or www.starlinefactory.com.
THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX ART EXHIBIT & SILENT AUCTION FUNDRAISER
WHEN: through February,
WHERE: Huntley Area Public Library, 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley
COST & INFO: The exhibit is hosted by the Huntley Area Public Library Friends Foundation. Twenty-four round wooden boxes are on display. The creations are open for bid through 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28. Silent auction bids begin at $30 and all funds will support the library’s programs. Information: 847-669-5386, ext. 28, or www.huntleylibrary.org or www.huntleylibraryfriends.org.
WHEN: 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 17
WHERE: Cool Music Stop Bar & Grill, 10 N. Ayer St., Harvard
COST & INFO: Cool Music Stop and Rockstar Music presents Sunday open jam from 4 to 8 p.m., or whenever we end. Featuring Genoa Rhythm Kings. So every Sunday bring your instrument, or just yourself, and join us for a great time. Information: 815-943-6233