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Weekend Top 5 - Jan. 17 - Jan. 19

Posted at 8:00 PM, Jan 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-17 13:53:45-05

LANSING, Mich. — Each week we put together a list of some of the top things to do in Mid-Michigan. Check out our Weekend Top 5 you will not want to miss!

2020 Kings Cup Hockey Tournament
January 17-20, 2020
Location: 9410 Davis Hwy., The Summit Sports and Ice Complex, MI

Kings Cup is returning to the Summit Sports and Ice Complex. This year's hockey tournament is expecting 40 teams with fans and family from our region including Canada. This is a U10-U15 tournament.

Lansing Children's Choir's annual winter concert:
January 18, 2020
Location: 510 W. Ottowa St., Sanctuary, MI
Time: 4:00 PM
Price: FREE

Open to the public! Attendance is free!

January 18. 2020
LOCATION - 2111 Emmons Rd., Jackson, MI 49201

Back by popular demand! Newsboys have sold more than 8 million units and amassed eight Gold® certifications, 33 No. 1 radio hits, four Grammy® nominations, two American Music Award nominations and taken home multiple Dove Awards. Their chart-topping, single, “God’s Not Dead,” inspired Pure Flix’s 2014 hit film. Their latest project is “Love Riot,” a wonderful pop-rock mix that delivers what fans have come to expect and turns it up a notch. More than two decades in, Newsboys are just getting started.

Tickets: $50 | $45 | $30

Cabin Fever / Up North Music with Troll for Trout
January 18, 2020
8:00 PM
Weatherwax Hall at the JSO
215 W Michigan Ave
Jackson, MI 49201

Cabin Fever / Up North Music with Troll for TroutJSO’s Music on Tap series brings a great evening of “Up-North Music” to help ease your case of Cabin- Fever with Michigan’s own, Troll for Trout (T4T). T4T is about a lifestyle. It’s that excited feeling of leaving work early on a beautiful Friday afternoon and pointing your vehicle North. It’s about camping, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, cooking outside, good conversation around a campfire, reflecting, reading, and relaxing.

Jazz: Spirituals, Prayer and Protest Concert
January 19, 2020
Location: 542 Auditorium Rd, Fairchild Theatre, MI
Phone: (517) 353-5340
Time: 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Price: Free

A commemorative concert celebrating the birth of Martin Luther King, Jr., features Jazz Orchestras and special guests. Two performances, 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

This event is part of the week-long 40th Anniversary celebration January 18–24 coordinated by MSU’s Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives. This year’s celebratory theme, “Still I Rise,” a poem by Maya Angelou, highlights the accomplishments of and equal rights given to women in America.

The commemorative concert celebration will feature MSU Jazz Orchestras, conducted by Michael Dease.

Tickets are required for admission
Call 517-353-5340 or pick-up from the College of Music main office, Music Building, Room 102 (333 W. Circle Drive) M-F, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (closed 12–1 p.m. 12/16–1/3). Closed full days 12/24–25 and 12/31–1/1. Remaining tickets made available at the door. Please note: Unclaimed will call tickets will be released 10 minutes prior to the event.

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