Local A&E Briefs

Lakefront Concert

The ever-popular Choirs, Bells and Ensembles concert will be presented Thursday at L’Anse Lakefront Park at 7 p.m.

Daniell Park Concert

Uncle Pete’s All-Star BBQ Blues Band will headline Thursday’s free concert at the bandshell in Daniell Park in Laurium at 7 p.m.

Lunchtime Concert

Playing traditional jazz, swing and blues, the Backroom Boys will perform at the Portage Lake District Library on Friday from noon-1 p.m. as part of the library’s “Music on the Menu” series.

Outdoor Poetry Reading

The invites everyone to gather on the dock outside the library for

A community poetry reading will be held on the dock of the Portage Lake District Library on Friday at 6 p.m. Lovers of poetry can read their own poems, poems written by others or simply enjoy listen to others read.

Canal Rock Concert

Hancock’s Canal Rock free concert features Uncle Pete’s BBQ Blues Band at Porvoo Park Friday from 6-9 p.m.

Tractor Races

The second annual Alston Tractor Races will be held on Hoover Road near the ball diamond Saturday, with time trials at 10 a.m. and races following. Kids’ lawn mower races will be held after the tractor races, with ribbons for first through sixth-place finishers.

Lake Superior Day

The 5th annual Lake Superior Day will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday on the Copper Harbor boardwalk.

Ladies’ Afternoon Organ Recital

The next in the annual summer organ series at the Houghton County Historical Society’s Historic Congregational Church in Lake Linden is “Ladies’ Afternoon” at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Kathleen Arten will perform music by, for or about women on the historic tracker organ. Admission by donation to support organ and building maintenance.

Musical Monday Concert

The Keweenaw Heritage Center’s Musical Monday series presents Cathy Isaacson and friends at 7p.m. at the Keweenaw Heritage Center at St. Anne’s in Calumet.

Musical Monday Concert

The Calumet Theatre’s Musical Monday series presents Divas Through the Decades at 7:30 p.m.

Tony and Leslie Memmel Concert

Tony and Leslie Memmel will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Sts. Peter and Paul Lutheran Church in Houghton. A free-will offering will be taken.

Vaudeville Show

The Calumet High School Drama Club presents Vaudeville at the Calumet Theatre on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. featuring acrobats, dancers, jugglers, puppeteers, storytellers, singers, actors, magicians, comedians, interpretive dancers and other family-friendly acts.

Auditions for those who wish to take part in the next shows will take place July 27 from 5-7 p.m.

Movie Magic Film Series

The Calumet Theatre will show “Madagascar” on Wednesday at 7 p.m. Admission is $1.