Concerts up at The Machine Shop
— The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will feature Smile Empty Soul with Earshot and Edisun on Nov. 12. Tickets are $12 in advance. On Nov. 13 Powerman 5000 with Ventana, Throttlebody and Heart Set Self-Destruct will perform starting at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance. On Nov. 14 Hurt will perform, along with Future Leaders of the World, Last Summer and Last Born Legend. Tickets are $15 in advance. For tickets to all shows go to www.etix.com, Paradise Express in the Dort Mall (810-743-0330), Strange Daze Tattoos in Davison, High Octane in Fenton or at the club during business hours. Low Dough Shows are always at the door only. Details: Call 715-2650. — G.G.
Country-western fun at Wild Spurs
— Wild Spurs, part of The Jewel Entertainment Complex, at 5270 Perry Rd., features live bands Friday and Saturday nights. Friday nights are country music and Saturday’s are rock and roll. Upcoming bands include: Voodoo Honey will perform Nov. 13. Details: Call 810- 694-5960 or visit www.jewelgolf.com. — G.G.
Ladies Night Out at Crossroads Village
— Shopping and a sneak peek at Christmas at Crossroads Holiday Magic will take place Nov. 15 from 5-9 p.m. Cost is $5. Purchase advance tickets online at www.geneseecountyparks. org or Genesee County Parks Administrative Office at 5045 Stanley, Flint. Tickets also available by phone and at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad the evening of the event. For more information call 810-736-7100, ext. 6 or 800- 648-PARK, ext. 6. — G.G.
Ladies Shopping Expo at Holy Rosary
— Vendors and shoppers are wanted for the Ladies Shopping Expo at Holy Rosary, 5191 Richfield Rd., on Nov. 13, from 9 a.m. -4 p.m.
Reserve an 8-foot table for only $25. First come, first serve.
Call Kim Kallas at 810-744- 9228 or Jill Ayre at 810-736-4220 for details. — G.G.