Date(s) - 02/13/2015
Friday, February 13th
THE POST-STANDARD/SYRACUSE.COM TREASURE HUNT – See Thurs., Feb. 12th.
2015 CNY SCHOLASTIC ART AWARDS EXHIBIT – 9am – 7pm; Atrium of the Whitney Applied Technology Center at Onondaga Community College. See Thurs., Feb. 12th.
GARAGE SALE TO BENEFIT THE FOOD BANK OF CNY – 10am – 5pm; Carol Watson Greenhouse, 2980 Sentinel Heights Rd., Lafayette. See Thurs., Feb. 12th.
CNY BOAT SHOW – 1pm – 9pm, NYS Fairgrounds. See Thurs., Feb. 12th
SYRACUSE AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION NEW CAR EXPO – 4pm – 9pm; Pirro Convention Center & War Memorial at Oncenter, 800 S. State St., Syracuse. See Thurs., Feb. 12th. Info: (315)435-8000 or www.syracuseautodealers.org
HUNGRY HOUR – 4pm – 7pm; Maxwell’s, 122 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. Drink specials & complimentary snacks. Media Sponsor: WOLF 105.1FM
THEMED SKATE NIGHT – 6pm – 8pm; Clinton Square Ice Rink. “Orange On Ice” with Newsradio570WSYR. Come support SU on the eve of the big game against Duke by wearing orange when you skate and be eligible for prizes. Regular admission and rental prices apply. Sponsor: iHeartMedia
VALENTINE’S IN THE FOREST – 6pm – 10pm; Highland Forest Park, 1254 Highland Forest Rd., Fabius. Enjoy a nostalgic, romantic evening in the forest with your sweetheart. Program includes buffet dinner, horse drawn sleighride, live entertainment and flowers. Proceeds benefit the all volunteer Nordic Ski Patrol at Highland Forest. $90 per couple. Reservations required, call (315)677-3303. Info:www.onondagacountyparks.com
PARTY IN THE PLAZA REUNION – 7pm – 11pm; Pensabene’s Casa Grande, 135 State Fair Blvd. (between W. Genesee St. and Hiawatha Blvd.) Band: Timeline. Admission: $5. Presented by the Updowntowners of Syracuse. Sponsor: 95.3 & 103.9FM The Dinosaur
SU Women’s ICE HOCKEY – 7pm, vs. Lindenwood; Tennity Ice Pavilion. www.cuse.com
VALENTINE’S DANCE PARTY – 7pm – 11pm; Puttin’ On The Ritz Dance Studio
ShoppingTown Mall, 3649 Erie Blvd E., Syracuse. Open ballroom dancing. Extensive refreshments provided. $12 per person/$10 per Ritz Student. Contact the dance studio for more details: (315) 446-5707 or www.ritzdancecny.com
TEAM TRIVIA – Enjoy a lively evening of trivia, with teamwork in a fun and social atmosphere. A team or teams from Lamont Tavern (7pm) may participate in the Winterfest Team Trivia Finals on Sunday the 22nd. Media Sponsors: NewsRadio570WSYR and Syracuse New Times
SYRACUSE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL presents “Hamlet, Prince of Denmark” – 7:30pm; Empire Theater, NYS Fairgrounds. Is Hamlet a grieving son? A doting lover? A leader of the people? Or is he no more than a self-indulgent youth wreaking havoc wherever he goes? Who can you trust when power, money and love are on the line? Join us as we bring Shakespeare’s classic revenge tragedy into today’s world, where the banks hold the power and everyone is struggling to find their place.
Tickets: Adult $15, Senior/Student $12, SU student/faculty/staff/alumni $7. Info: (315)476-1835 or www.syrsf.org.
COMEDY SHOW – 7pm and 9:30pm; The Syracuse Funny Bone, Destiny USA. Marlon Wayans $30 admission, 21 & up
MARISSA MULDER: Live In Concert – 8pm, Red House Arts Center, 201 S. West Street, Syracuse. A return engagement after two sold out shows last season! Don’t miss Mulder’s mesmerizing performance of songs and stories written by the infamously dark, quirky, and deeply moving Tom Waits. Mulder is a Syracuse native who has become one of the hottest young cabaret artists on the NYC scene. Tickets: $30, members $20. Info: (315)362-2785 or theredhouse.org.
SYRACUSE OPERA presents “A Little Night Music” – 8pm; Oncenter Civic Center Theaters, 421 Montgomery St., Syracuse. Featuring the classic song “Send in the Clowns,” this Tony-Winning Best Musical traces countless forms of love and desire through the intersecting relationships of an irresistible cast of characters. Score by Stephen Sondheim. Tickets: $20+. Info: (315)476-7372 or syracuseopera.com
SYRACUSE STAGE presents “In the Next Room…or the Vibrator Play” – 8pm; Syracuse Stage, 820 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. See Thurs., Feb. 12th. For info: (315) 443-3275 or www.syracusestage.org
PLAY: “Clybourne Park” – 8pm; Central New York Playhouse, 3649 Erie Blvd. E. (Shoppingtown Mall near Macy’s on 2nd floor). Winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and the 2012 Tony Award. A two act play with Act 1 taking place in 1959, as nervous community leaders anxiously try to stop the sale of a home to a black family. Then Act 2 is set in the same house in the present day, as the now predominantly African-American neighborhood battles to hold its ground in the face of gentrification. Price: $20 Info: www.cnyplayhouse.com or (315)885-8960
SALSA SURVIVAL CLASS for Beginners – 8:15pm – 9:30pm; Johnston’s Ballybay Pub/Nightclub, 550 Richmond Ave. Our most popular class introduces new dancers to the Salsa! NO experience or partner necessary. $7. Info: (315)636-7133
ENTERTAINMENT – 9pm; Kitty Hoynes Irish Pub. Searson
9:30pm; Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar. Boots On
10pm; Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. Boots ‘n’ Shorts
10pm – 1:30am; Coleman’s Authentic Irish Pub. Virgil Cain
HAVANA NIGHTS LATIN DANCE PARTY – 10pm – 2am; Ballybay Pub/Nightclub, 550 Richmond Ave. DJ “la Maquina” spins CNY’s finest Latin mix for Salsa, Timba, Merengue, Bachata y Chachacha! Beginners welcome. Huge hardwood dance floor, off street parking, full service bar. Age 17+, students welcome. Admission: $5. Info: (315)636-7133 or www.lafamiliadelasalsa.com