Tag Archives: Winter

MacDudley’s RenniMas & Naughty Bawdy Bodacious Xmas Show 2021

A Holiday Faire to end all Faires!

Come and be part of a unique two-day indoor winter festival. Which starts
Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. & Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. do your last-minute
holiday shopping. While being entertain throughout the day with music, juggling,
games and more. Just when you think it can’t get better it does.

The Naughty Bawdy Bodacious Xmas Show is a festivus for adults
Saturday Evening from 7:30 p.m. to midnight. This is a 21 and older event.
Come join us for a vaudeville meets renaissance show. Songs, jokes and a
“Pyrate tea”? A Christmas like no other, will truely come early.

Please Join us for Festivus for the Rest of Us!

2019 Year in Review Winter Edition

Welcome back to my Year in Review series. These Year in Reviews are not, what I call, official “reviews”. They are a series of musings, learned lessons and stories of what I experienced through out the year. Of course, reviews are featured but they are blended in with everything. It’s a director’s commentary of my adventures during the year of 2019 in the Michigan Geek Scene.
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Events for the Week Mar 9th-15th

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

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Free Hat // Mail Order Monsters Concert

We have a double-billing of Michigan madness, as Free Hat and Mail Order Monsters help us celebrate Leap Day!

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
8:30pm show
“Honor Cover” ($10 suggested admission)

FREE HAT
Utilizing an eclectic mix of instruments to create a sound guided by a swath of genres the band uses Sax and Vibraphone to lend a jazz-tinged feel to the sound, while synthesizer and electric and acoustic percussion touch on our industrial roots. With a punk-rock motivated songwriting ethos, the band delivers straight-forward songs while providing plenty of texture and atmosphere along the way!

MAIL ORDER MONSTERS
We’re a three piece group from Grand Rapids Michigan, writing and performing original music using only Commodore 64 computers. Our focus is to make new engaging, original music using the Commodore 64. The group is comprised of three keyboard players, using multiple keyboards connected to Commodore audio circuitry. Our music pushes the Commodore SID sound past its previous limitations as a single SID chip machine, utilizing over 20 audio chips from Commodore computers in our live shows.

Haven Winter One-Day Event 2020

Yes, a return to Camp Merrie Woode! As always, the winter one day event is a break from the chilly off-season. Enjoy some RP with a dash of plot and combat sprinkled in. Bring a dish to pass for Saturday evening’s pot luck.

We have reserved the camp from Friday night (after 5pm) until Sunday (3pm). Arrive Friday night, if you wish, or Saturday morning. Feel free to hang out after the event for an evening of board games and getting to know your fellow LARPers out of game.

Camp Merrie Woode is in the Kalamazoo area of Michigan. The cabins (the little houses A-C) have heat!!!! The “tavern” (Harriet Hall) has 2 stoves and 2 ovens for us to use. The bathhouse is up a small hill though..

Let’s rock this!

NVGO – Northview Video Game Olympics

NVGO, (Northview Video Game Olympics), is a fundraiser for their Northview Band Boosters. The event will consist of a variety of tournaments for different video games. Participants are allowed to enter up to two different tournaments. Each entry costs $10.
The event will take place on Saturday, January 11th, with all preliminary rounds wrapping up by dinner time. The finals will take place starting at 7:00pm in the high school auditorium projected on the big screen for the audience to see. Admission for audience members is free. Winners will be honored in the medal ceremony at the end of the event.
Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nvgo-the-northview-video-game-olympics-tickets-86269926673

Shifted Lands LARP Feb 2020

For over 20 years Shifted Lands has been providing a fun and exciting gaming environment for people just like you. Whether a cunning rogue, brave warrior, or mystical wizard, SL has unlimited potential to help you become the adventurer of your dreams.

If you have never played a LARP (live-action role-playing game) before, think of a good book you have read. Remember how that one character in the book just seemed to survive it all, against all odds? Remember the character that nearly died while saving the life of 10 others and became the hero? Ever wished you could be in that situation? Now you can! You actually get to become your character, be in a battle, cast the magic, and swing the sword.

Shifted Lands LARP takes place in the fantasy world of Aldretha, which is surrounded by an endless sea of magical mist. For hundreds of years lands have shifted into and out of this mist, and for hundreds of years these lands have brought new allies and enemies, heroes and villains, victories and failures… Now a brave new land has opened its doors and exploration is just over the next hilltop.

~ Joshua Brewer, Owner of Shifted Lands