Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop
FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Eye Empire with special guests Ballz Deluxe, Mic Lordz & Sauce Funky and Medisun Wheel on May 4. This is a low dough concert.
Trivium with special guests After the Minor and Dozic will perform May 5. Tickets are $20 in advance.
Hed 2 Head 3 featuring Hed PE and Mushroomhead, with special guests American Head Charge, Corvus and Tenafly Viper, will perform May 10. Tickets are $20 in advance.
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. Details: Call 715-2650. — G.G.
Mixed media exhibit at Fandangles
FLUSHING — Fandangles’ “Special Dining Experiences”has announced the Mixed Media exhibit by Carol Fabrizio and Matt Malott, through June 1, at the restaurant, located at The Marketplace At Flushing, G-6429 W. Pierson Rd. — G.G.
Whaley House open for tours
FLINT — The Whaley House, 624 E. Kearsley St., is open for tours Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturdays from 1-4 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Visit www.whaleyhouse.com for a full calendar of events. Details: Call 810-471-4714. — G.G.
Mother’s Day Special
FLINT — A Mother’s Day Special , sponsored by Harmony Gateway Chorus, will be held May 13 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Masonic Temple, 755 S. Saginaw St., at the corner of Fourth Street, just north of I-69.
Treat mom to a wonderful buffet. Included is dessert and beverage and entertainment. Adults are $10 and children ages 3-12 are $7. Chorus members will have tickets, and you can purchase them at the door. — G.G.
Lapeer Kiwanis to hold art festival
LAPEER — The Lapeer Sunrise Kiwanis Club’s 2012 Art & History Festival will take place June 1- 3, on the Chatfield School and Mott Community College grounds located at the corner of DeMille Rd. and M-21 in Lapeer.
The event is expanding once again with more juried Art exhibitors, more Civil War re-enactor units and a replay of the hot air balloon event. To tap into the “Pure Michigan” theme, they have added juried Michigan-made food and cottage crafts as well as vintage cars and tractors.
They are in need of sponsors, and are still accepting vendors, re-enactors and exhibitors. Details: Visit www.sunrisekiwanis.com or call 810- 614-1374.
All proceeds from this event go to help the children of Lapeer County. — G.G.