Weekend Update: Holiday Farmhouse Feast & Lafayette Master Chorale Performance

Lafayette-West Lafayette Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

This Saturday, November 4, partake of a lunch of great food and laughter at the Holiday Farmhouse Feast at The Farm at Prophetstown! Enjoy a homemade meal in the 1920’s Gibson Farmhouse, featuring fresh ingredients from The Farm. This will mark the last farm-to-table dinner of the season!  The meal will be buffet/family style and include ham, fried chicken, traditional sides and dessert. Socialize and make new friends, visit the farm animals and feed the chickens! It will be an afternoon of merriment and fun!

Farm to Table Dinner

Farm to Table Dinner

The evening of November 4, the Lafayette Master Chorale begins the season with the elegant Requiem of Gabriel Faure. With its soaring melodies and dramatic harmonies, this piece remembers those who have gone before. Combined with Arvo Part’s Da Pacem Domine, Faure’s luscious Cantique de Jean Racine and Peter Lutkin’s beloved The Lord Bless You and Keep You, the gentle but powerful music is sure to leave you with a feeling of serenity.

Lafayette Master Chorale

Lafayette Master Chorale

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

 

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Weekend Update: Brew on the Bridge & Civil War Living History Event

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Wolfgang

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Wolf Park is partnering with People’s Brewery, South Street Smokehouse and the band; The Old Golds, for a special outdoor concert, Brew on the Bridge. This special event at Wolf Park is taking place on Saturday, July 22. People’s Brewery will be providing craft beer.  Don’t drink? No problem! Come out, enjoy some BBQ and listen to some great music under the stars. The band will perform starting at 7:30 pm. Will the wolves ‘sing’ along? You have to be there to find out! Pulled beef sandwiches with chips, from South Street Smokehouse will be served. Bring along your own chairs or blankets to enjoy the musical performance.

Union Soldiers

Union Soldiers

This Saturday and Sunday, watch more than 30 Civil War re-enactors portray a company of the 72nd Indiana Volunteer Infantry at the Civil War Living History Event at the Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum and History Store. The regiment was mustered in at Camp Tippecanoe in Lafayette in July of 1862. Re-enactors will replicate camp life at Camp Tippecanoe as they muster in and learn the basics of drill and musket firings. Inside the Tippecanoe Battlefield museum, there will be special presentations on aspects of the Civil War scheduled for every other hour.

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

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Weekend Update: Perfectly Paired & John Lennon and Me

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Wildcat Creek Winery

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Enjoy decadent chocolate and sweet wine during Wildcat Creek Winery’s “Perfectly Paired” event this Friday, February 17.  The popular Steuben is back on the shelves, and will be featured during the month of February and during this evening of fun and romance.  Wine and chocolate pairings from Wolf’s Chocolates will be offered. Relax, sip wine and let your taste buds rejoice!

John Lennon and MeThe Civic Youth Theatre Production presents “John Lennon and Me”, this February 17-19. In this play, Hollywood-wannabe, Star, the ultimate Beatles fan, spends most of her time in the hospital, where she confronts cystic fibrosis with her imagination. Star’s new roommate, Courtney, is Star’s opposite—a pretty cheerleader and apparently not very sick. Eventually they come to understand each other, and ultimately, themselves.

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com

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Weekend Update: Mame & Paint the Town

Long Center 6Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Who is MAME?  Find out this Friday, Saturday and Sunday when the Civic Theatre Presents: “Mame”.  Some of Mame’s wild, adventurous spirit is inside everyone who loves for the moment and believes that “life is a banquet!” It’s the height of the 1920’s and Auntie Mame becomes the guardian for her ten-year-old nephew, Patrick. Special songs include: Mame, It’s Today, Open a New Window, We Need a Little Christmas, Bosom Buddies and many more.  Her life is turned upside down, many of her priorities change, but she still lives life to the fullest!

Paint the Town this Saturday, May 10! See the music come alive this weekend at the Long Center for the Performing Arts as visual artist Rena Brouwer paints live on stage to the LSO’s performance of two Debussy classics: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun and La Mer. Watch her painting and process unfold on the big-screen as she is inspired by the music. This concert will also feature images of the Lafayette area by our photography competition winners, brought to life by the LSO’s engaging performance of Barry’s Snapshot.

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com