Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop
FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint will feature Saving Abel, Dec. 27, with special guests Blacklite District, Three Years Hollow and Last Summer. Tickets are $18 in advance.
Nonpoint, with special guests Tension Head and Two Heded Chan, will perform Dec. 28. Tickets are $15 in advance.
The Showcase Series 2014 with five bands new to The Machine Shop, will take place Jan. 3. The bands are Nothing for Now, Steryotype, Mark of Orion, Brothers in Theory and Rising Autumn Shore. Tickets are $5.
For tickets to all shows go to www.etix.com, Paradise Express in the Dort Mall (810-743-0330), High Octane in Fenton or at the club during business hours. Low Dough Shows are always at the door only. Doors open for all shows at 7 p.m.
Details: Call 810-715-2650. — G.G.
Entertainment at Louie’s
LAPEER — Louie’s Sports Tavern, 3301 Davison Rd., will feature Team Trivia Begins every Wednesday 7-9 p.m. Prizes for winners each night 1st-3rd place.
Louie’s Sports Tavern will feature Myk Rise on Dec. 26 at 9:30 p.m. The entertainment for Dec. 27 has not been announced yet, while Westfall performs Dec.28,whentherewillalsobea7p.m. Wings vs Panthers hockey game broadcast.
Celebrate New Years Eve at Louies and usher in 2014.
Details: Call 810-667-1500. — G.G.
Dinosaurs return to Sloan
FLINT — Dinosaurs return to Flint! These dinosaurs don’t just look like real dinosaurs, they behave like real dinosaurs.
Explore the Earth during the Cretaceous period through hands-on activities and interactive displays that encourage you to look, listen, and discover more about these fascinating creatures who used to rule the world. Discover the world of dinosaurs with lifelike, roaring, moving, prehistoric creatures.
The exhibit is now through Jan. 12 at the Sloan Museum, 1221 E. Kearsley St., Flint. Tickets are $9 for adults, $8 for Seniors (60+) $6 for Youth age 3-11, free for children age 2 and under. Annual Pass Holder Club Members receive free admission. — G.G.