Entertainment Calendar

Email upcoming Arts & Entertainment events to editor@charlescitypress.com.

The Charles Theatre:

All showings at 7 p.m.

“Pitch Perfect 3″ PG13 Feb. 16-22

“Darkest Hour” PG13 Feb. 23 – March 1

“The Post” PG13 March 2-8

Friday, Feb. 24

Chamber of Commerce Murder Mystery Dinner will be 5:30-9 p.m. at the Floyd County Youth Enrichment Center at the fairgrounds. Includes dinner, hors d’oeuvres and themed cocktails. For more information call 641-228-4234.

Monday, Feb. 26

Auditions for the Charles City High School spring play will take place in the school library from 3:30 to 5 p.m. and from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 28

Brown Bag Bach featuring Christopher Arp, 12:15-12:45 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mason City (213 N. Pennsylvania Ave.) Free to the public.

Saturday, March 3

Kids Day Activity at the Floyd County Museum, 9:30-11 a.m. Session will celebrate St. Patrick’s day with Leprechaun trivia, crafts and a scavenger hunt for Leprechauns. Session will end with a graduation ceremony for the third graders and a snack. Call 228-1099 to register your first through third grader by March 2.

Charles City Annual Trivia Night to support repairs to the Riverside Cemetery Chapel will be 7 p.m. at the Charles City Middle School gym and commons. Teams of six people compete against other teams to answer correctly the most trivia questions in categories including sports, literature, movies, community and more, with free refreshments throughout the night and an ongoing silent auction. Contact the 8th Grade Riverside Chapel Committee at ccriversidetrivia@gmail.com, or at 641-425-5132.

March 3-11

9 day bus trip to New Orleans, sponsored by Chickasaw Event Center. A few sites of interest: the Rock n Soul Museum, the French Quarter, a Riverwalk, a Plantation, Mardi Gras World and Graceland, MS. Please call 641 394 3173 for details and reservations.

Wednesday, March 7

Brown Bag Bach featuring Nathan Elsbernd, 12:15-12:45 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mason City (213 N. Pennsylvania Ave.) Free to the public.

Friday, March 9

The 2017-18 Travel and Adventure Film Series continues with “Germany and Switzerland” at 7 p.m. in Beem Center Room 200, located on the North Iowa Area Community College campus.

The Luther College Music Department will host a Music Audition Day on the Luther campus. The deadline to register for the event is Sunday, March 4. Register at https://tinyurl.com/Luthermusicaudition. The visit event is an opportunity for students who have applied to Luther to audition for a music scholarship. Students interested in pursuing any major are welcome.

Wednesday, March 14

Brown Bag Bach featuring Marilyn Schempp, 12:15-12:45 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mason City (213 N. Pennsylvania Ave.) Free to the public.

Monday, March 19

Charles City High School spring vocal concert will be 7:30-9 p.m. at the North Grand Auditorium. (Postponed from earlier date because of weather.)

Wednesday, March 21

Brown Bag Bach featuring Ryan Hulshizer, 12:15-12:45 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mason City (213 N. Pennsylvania Ave.) Free to the public.

March 22-24

Minneapolis-Moline Collectors Winter Convention will be at the Youth Enrichment Center at the Floyd County Fairgrounds. Talk at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Floyd County Historical Museum by former MM employees; auction Saturday at 9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, March 27

Jivin’ with Jazz, 6 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church. Featuring the Charles City High School vocal jazz and jazz band ensembles.

Saturday, April 21

Charles City High School Prom, Grand March 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the high school competition gym; dance 8:30-midnight at the high school/middle school gym 2; post prom party in the high school competition gym 1.

Thursday, May 3

Kansas, one of America’s iconic classic rock bands, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Stephens Auditorium at Iowa State University in Ames. Ticket sales begin Friday, Feb. 23.

Tuesday, May 22

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform at 8 p.m. at Wells Fargo Arena for one night only as part of Jimmy Buffett’s “Son Of A Son Of A Sailor” Tour 2018. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 2.