Three Things to do the weekend is a varied sampling of what to be at this weekend, featuring things we haven’t already covered this week. For more options, visit our add-you-own events page.
Girls Rock NL Year 2 Launch Party ($10)
Saturday 10pm–2am @ The Ship
Girls Rock NL are celebrating a successful first year of mentoring young women musicians and kicking off their second year with a show at The Ship. The show will feature three local tribute bands: Angel’s Cove (Angel Olsen), St. Vincent’s (St. Vincent) and Avant Gardener (Courntey Barnett). And as if that weren’t enough to make it a super special night, there will also be door prizes and a silent auction!
OUCH! True Story Open Mic ($5.00/PWYC)
Sunday 8pm-10:30pm @ The Ship
Hosts Amanda Batten and Adam Baker invite people to get on stage and share a true story from their lives. The vibe at this event is warm and welcoming, while most people tell funny stories, audience members are encouraged to share true stories in any genre as along as they are under ten minutes. All proceeds from this monthly event are donated to the NL Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Centre.
FOR THE KIDS
Family Easter Parade (Free)
Sunday 2-3pm @Bowering Park
Families and kids of all ages will be dressing up in Easter bonnets and bunny ears for a parade through Bowring Park this Sunday. The parade will begin at the fountain pond just inside the west entrance gates and will finish with activities and treats in the new Bowring Park Pool House.