Three Things to do the Weekend is a varied weekly sampling of what to be at this weekend, featuring things we haven’t already covered this week. For more options, visit out add-your-own events page.
Unique Live Music!
Take a Genre Tour of Local Music @ The Ship
January 13th, 10pm, $10
Get an earful of how diverse our music scene is, courtesy of these three acts:
Jenina MacGillivray (Stunning singer-songwriter)
Property (Drum-machine propelled dream pop, from Sarah Harris & Jack Etchgary)
The Kubasonics (“Newfoundland’s Finest Klezmer Band,” is a star-studded dance sensation)
Nikki Payne: The Stand Up Comedy Spectacle @ LSPH Hall
January 13th & 14th, 8pm. $30.
Award winning stand-up comedian Nikki Payne brings her “bold, brazen brand of comedy to the LSPU Hall” this weekend. You might know her from her televised stand-up specials and her performances in comedy festivals like Just For Laughs, as well as her appearance on Last Comic Standing. She’ll be joined by some local favourites for what’s being described as “a 90 minute laugh riot, sure to start your year off right.”
Winter Farmer’s Market!
St. John’s Farmer’s Market @ Bonaventure Avenue Lion’s Club Chalet
Saturday, 10-3. Free!
It’s the first ever winter version of the St. John’s Farmer’s Market, and, the only time this month their doors are open! Get down there and support local vendors while treating yourself to something you ain’t never had before. Like, say, the wildly unique pickled carrots from the Jewish Deli!