Arts calendar published July 13, 2022

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Jul. 14—Paynesville, July 14, 6 p.m., Veterans' Park; concert by Wheelhouse Trio.

Litchfield, July 14, 6:30 p.m., Central Park; Thriving Thursdays presents Ali Gray Country.

Spicer, July 17, 4 p.m., Pirrotta Park; Music in the Park concert by Robby Vee and his Rock and Roll Caravan.

Glenwood, July 17, 4 to 8 p.m., Lakeside Ballroom; the Lakeside Dance Club presents the O'Hagan Combo; season membership available, www.lakesideballroom.org

Willmar, July 19, 5 p.m. local opening act "Pirates, Guitars and Beachfront Bars," 6:30 p.m. "Johnny Holm Band," Robbins Island; "Rockin' Robbins" free concert, food vendors, beverage tent, kids entertainment area, artisan market; free bus/shuttle service every 15 minutes from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. with bus stops at Willmar High School, Willmar Middle School and Kennedy Elementary school; bring a lawn chair.

Appleton, July 19, 7 p.m., Riverview Park bandstand; concert by the Wendinger Band.

Paynesville, July 21, 6 p.m., Veterans' Park; concert by Crystal Breeze.

Litchfield, July 21, 6:30 p.m., Central Park; Thriving Thursdays presents Second Fiddle.

Spicer, July 24, 4 p.m., Pirrotta Park; Music in the Park concert by Allie and Joe.

Willmar, July 25-26, 6:30 p.m., The Barn Theatre; auditions for "The Odd Couple," parts for six men and two women; directed by Jan Buzzeo, performance dates Sept. 22-Oct. 2; 320-235-9500.

Willmar, July 26, 5 p.m. local opening act Radio Acoustics, 6:30 p.m. "Good for Gary," Robbins Island; "Rockin' Robbins" free concert, food vendors, beverage tent, kids entertainment area, artisan market; free bus/shuttle service every 15 minutes from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. with bus stops at Willmar High School, Willmar Middle School and Kennedy Elementary school; bring a lawn chair.

Danube, July 26, 7 p.m. Depot Museum park; concert by Los Lobos Nortenos.

Appleton, July 26, 7 p.m., Riverview Park bandstand; concert by Route 68 Big Band.

Paynesville, July 28, 6 p.m., Veterans' Park; concert by Alex Lageson.

Litchfield, July 28, 6:30 p.m., Central Park; Thriving Thursdays presents Acoustic Relativity.

Willmar, July 28, 7 p.m., WEAC, $10 adults, free for those 18 and under; The Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra presents "Movie Magic." Tickets are available on website www.willmarorchestra.com or at the door.

Spicer, July 31, 4 p.m., Pirrotta Park; Music in the Park concert by Miss Myra and the Moonshiners.

Willmar, Aug. 2, 5 p.m. local opening act Steer Clear, 6:30 p.m. "The Fabulous Armadillos," Robbins Island; "Rockin' Robbins" free concert, food vendors, beverage tent, kids entertainment area, artisan market; free bus/shuttle service every 15 minutes from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. with bus stops at Willmar High School, Willmar Middle School and Kennedy Elementary school; bring a lawn chair.

Danube, Aug. 2, 7 p.m. Depot Museum park; concert by Jackson and The Burn.

Appleton, Aug. 2, 7 p.m., Riverview Park bandstand; concert by Brianna Helbling and Lars Hegland.

Granite Falls, Aug. 4, 5 to 8 p.m., Maker's Market along the Minnesota River featuring music by Machinery Hill.

Spicer, Aug. 7, 4 p.m., Pirrotta Park; Music in the Park concert by Harpers' Chord.

Litchfield, Aug. 11, 6:30 p.m., Central Park; Thriving Thursdays presents DJ Stacy.

Willmar, Aug. 11-13, 16-19, 7:30 p.m., Aug. 14, 2 p.m.; Barn Theatre; The Barn Theatre presents Agatha Christie's "Murder on the Orient Express," adults $20, ages 18 and younger $10; 320-235-9500, online at www.thebarntheatre.com or at the box office 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Friday.

Barn Theatre, 321 Fourth St. S.W., Willmar

Central Park, Litchfield

Depot Museum park gazebo, Danube

Lakeside Ballroom, 180 Lake Shore Dr. S., Glenwood

Litchfield Opera House, 136 Marshall Ave. N., Litchfield

Little Theatre, 24 Central Ave. E, New London

Rice Park, Kandiyohi Ave. and Second St. S.W., Willmar

Riverview Park Bandstand, Appleton

Robbins Island, North Business 71, Willmar

Southwest Minnesota Arts Council gallery, 114 Third St. N., Marshall

WEAC, Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W., Willmar

Whitney Music Center, 913 Business 71 N., Willmar

Willmar Area Arts Council, 321 Fourth St. S.W., Willmar

Willmar Community Center, 624 Highway 71 N.E., Willmar