On Point: Weekly events from June 14-23
A rundown of weekly area events that you won’t want to miss.
Thursday, June 14
Live Music: Strange Americans – 6PM
-Part of the Levitt AMP concert series, Strange Americans plays old fashioned rock n’ roll, and will take the Pfiffner Park bandshell stage on Thursday night.
Friday, June 15
Live Music: Galynne & Mark on Drums
-Catch this notable local lineup at the Elbow Room, 1321 Second Street.
MREA Energy Fair (June 15-17)
-Catch this annual energy fair, located at 7558 Deer Road in Custer. For more information, please call 715-592-6595.
Saturday, June 16
Yoga on Tap — 10:45 a.m.
-Beer and yoga at Central Waters. Admission is $15. Central Waters is located at 351 Allen St. in Amherst.
Live Music: Steve and Doris Szydel – 7:30 p.m.
-Catch this cover band as they play Central Waters, 351 Allen St.
Portage County June Dairy Breakfast – 8AM
-Have breakfast on the farm and celebrate all things dairy. Located at 8931 County SS in Amherst Junction.
Heritage Days (June 16-17) — 10AM
-Held at Heritage Park in Plover, catch WWI re-enactors as well as displays, equipment, and speakers on hand to discuss the Great War. This event is held at Heritage Park, located on Washington Aveneue in Plover
Sunday, June 17
Live Music: Travis John at Bullheads Bar and Grill – 2PM
-Nashville recording artist Travis John hits Bullheads Bar & Grill, 3368 Campsite Dr.
Wednesday, June 20
Live Music: Whitehouse Players – 6PM
-Held at PJ’s, 601 N. Michigan Ave., this act marries metal guitarist Marty Cheyka with wife ans Nashville recording artist Shelby Cheyka.
Live Music: City Band – A Really Big Shew (70th Anniversary of The Ed Sullivan Show) — 7PM
-Held at the Pfiffner Park bandshell, 1100 Crosby Ave.
Thursday, June 21
Live Music: Levitt AMP Series – Lehto & Wright – 6PM
-Celtic follk rock group Lehto & Wright take the stage at Pfiffner Park on Thursday. Opening act will feature Galynne and Markondrums.
Friday, June 22
Live Music: Genesee Depot Album Release – 6PM
-Country music artists Genesee Depot will have a party for their newest album, “Distraction”. Held at Rookie’s Sports Pub, catch them live at 3465 Church St.
Live Music: Grove of Trees – 7PM
-Hosted by Central Waters, 351 Allen St. in Amherst, catch this folk/Americana band from Michigan.
Saturday, June 23
Live Music: Substyle – 5:30 p.m.
-Get your fill of blues, R&B and soul with this live performance held at Sunset Point Winery, 1201 Water St.
Meet Your Maker — 10AM
-Hosted at the IDEA Center, 1039B Ellis St., a team will show attendees how to craft an olla that you can decorate and take home. Garden ollas are clay vessels that are used to efficiently water plants and gardens. Cost is $20.
Hope for Hunter Kopchinski Benefit In The Pines – 2PM
-Held those in need with this benefit for Hunter Kopchinski, held at the Portage County Fairgrounds, 186 Forest St. W. in Rosholt.