High Notes & Fly Jokes
Saturday June 24th 8 pm
The Avenue Cafe
2021 E Michigan Ave, Lansing
Performing live alongside NeNe will be Michael Geeter from Fox Television’s
comedy showcase “Laughs”, The lady trio comedy sensation, “Comedy Coven”,
and Detroit’s own T.Barb. Musical performances from V.Soul, Mikeyy Austin, and
Justin Herrera will also be sure to blow you away. There will be dance intermissions
by Iyrah as well to keep you entertained all night.
Grand opening weekend of the Unicorn Lounge
Friday 3 pm
The Unicorn Tavern
327 East Grand River Avenue, Lansing
Come check out the new digs as The Unicorn Tavern is getting a 72 hour renovation. New stage, new bar, new everything.
2017 Summer Solstice Jazz Festival
Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th 12 pm- 10 pm
430 Albert Ave, East Lansing
Free two-day music festival in the heart of downtown East Lansing, featuring the
best in local, regional and national talent, children’s activities, a traditional
New Orleans-style Second Line Parade an Avant Garde jazz picnic, and more.
Presented by the city of East Lansing, Wharton Center and the MSU College
of Music, with artistic direction by Rodney Whitaker.
Festival of the Moon and Sun
Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th
Old Town Lansing
1232 Turner St, Lansing, Michigan 48906
One of Old Town's signature festivals, this 21+ festival weekend features upbeat
music and microbrews on Friday evening and a more relaxed atmosphere with
wine, beer and cocktails on Saturday. On both days, attendees should expect great
local music, phenomenal food and a great Old Town experience.
Saturday June 24th 9 pm
Nuthouse Sports Grill
420 E Michigan Ave, Lansing
Weather permitting, the Nuthouse sets up an awesome patio in the parking
lot and we play under the stars! If there is rain, we play inside! $5 at the door.
Belly dance at the Brewery
June 24th 11 am- 1 pm
Lansing Brewing Company
518 E Shiawassee St, Lansing
Join Molly, aka Najida, from The Habibi Dancers for a super fun brewery
Bellydance class. Meet new people and learn some new moves. This is an
event for ALL levels and ages of dancers.
$12 gets you over and hour of instruction AND a pint of the Lansing Brewing
Company's finest locally brewed craft brews (21+), or a non-acholholic beverage
if you choose. Bring a scarf of some sort for your hips or there will be some to
purchase- come with a friend or come alone and make a new one.
The 5:01 is looking for guest bloggers to share their experiences on the benefits of living, working and playing in the greater Lansing area.