Thursday - 29

music/nightlife

Chill Vibe Thursdays, with Tony Taylor in the DJ booth taking requests, 10 p.m. to closing, International Hotel and Bar, 122 N Turner St., ages 21 and older. 

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Kit Carson playing acoustic music that rock. 456-6485

Matthew Read, performing at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 8-9:30 p.m., no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646 

Cultural Connections, a 45-minute live performance of singing, dancing and story telling by Alaska Native youth, 3:30 p.m., Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center, 101 Dunkel St., $10. Performances are Monday through Friday. 388-4920

Thursday Night Jam, open jam night at Howling Dog Saloon on the Holy Stage, with Paul Knight hosting on The Holy Stage, 8 p.m., ages 21 and older.

Open Mic Night, all artists welcome, hosted by Tony Taylor, Big I Pub & Lounge, 122 N. Turner St., 9 p.m. until late, ages 21 and older. 

Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Thursday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 9 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Fairbanks Sweet Adelines, rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., University Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road, 6:30 p.m. New voices welcome. For more information, email Gayle at gaylelm@gci.net.

Friday - 30

dance

Contra Dance, with live music by guest band Maivish and dance instruction by guest caller caller Sarah Norstrand, 7-10 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way. $15 adults, $10 for those attending Dance Camp North, 13 and younger admitted at no charge. Sponsored by Contra Borealis Dancers, beginners welcome, no partner necessary. Information: 457-8957 or www.contraborealis.org.

music/nightlife

“Back To The Future,” a time travel costume contest, hosted by DJ Fifty50, Heavy North 907, and International Hotel and Bar, 9:30 p.m. to close, 122 N. Turner St., ages 21 and older, $5 cover. Prizes awarded for dressing as your favorite decade. 

Ragged Company, performing at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, doors at 9:30 p.m., music at 10 p.m., ages 21 and older, $5 cover. 479-4646

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Storytelling with Martin Miller. 456-6485

The Blue Voodoo Band, on tour from Wasilla, 9:30 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox. 456-4695

Leggings Vs. Joggers, 10 p.m., The Arctic Fox, $10 cover, ages 21 and older, a night of leggings vs. joggers fashion battle, with music by Tony Talyor. 

The Fox Troubadour, Mike Stackhouse, starting off the weekend, 7 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway, Fox, ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Saturday - 31

music/nightlife

Cap’N Mot, and the Late Night Hype, performing at International Hotel and Bar, 122 N. Turner St., 10 p.m., ages 21 and older, $5 cover, 

Arctic Entry, with Mitch, Christie and Carlos back on stage at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 10 p.m., $4 cover, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Awaken, Antagonist, the Fairbanks metal band, performing at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 10 p.m., $5, ages 21 and older. 479-4646 

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Original songs by Al Bent. 456-6485

The Blue Voodoo Band, on tour from Wasilla, 9:30 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox. 456-4695

Fairbanks Trad Irish Session, 7-10 p.m., Pizza Hut, 89 College Road, 374-6045. All levels of musicians welcome.

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Kit Carson, performing at Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. 455-6665. Free, open to the public.

Sunday - 1

film 

“Lawrence of Arabia,” restored big screen edition, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., Regal Goldstream 16 & IMAX, 1855 Airport Way, tickets available at box office before showtime or online at www.fathomevents, presented by Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Sony Pictures. 

music/nightlife

Sunday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 8 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646 

Monday - 2

family

Sensory Monday, at Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., suite 101, 2-5 p.m., a day for children with special sensory needs who need a relaxed atmosphere, museum rates apply. 374-6873

music/nightlife

Metal Mondays, featuring the best in your favorite metal music, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road. Ages 21 and up, no cover. 479-4646 

Tuesday - 3

family

Imagination Station, at Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., suite 101, 11 a.m. to noon, a morning of thinking, planning and creating at the museum for children. $8 per person, free for museum members. 374-6873

Preschool Storytime, for 3 to 5 year olds, 10:30 a.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

lecture

Historical Talk, “Wimbush & Cooper: A Gilmore Creek Murder Story,” 7-8 p.m., Noel Wien Public Library, 1215 Cowles St., presented by Joan Skilbred, free, open to public. 488-4447 

music/nightlife

Comedy Night, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 8-11 p.m., ages 21 and older, open mic-style comedy night hosted by Rachel Blackwell, no cover. 479-4646 

Tuesday Night Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by Cherie. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Great Land Sounds, men’s barbershop chorus, 6:30 p.m. at Mojo Music, 819 First Ave. There is no cost, and any man who likes to sing is welcome to try singing in four-part harmony. Email music.maker@live.com for more information.

Aurora Women’s Chorale, an all-female choir directed by Janice Trumbull, 7 p.m., rehearsing at University Park Bible Church, 3681 Sandvik, all voices and talents welcome. Email is allison2619@gmail.com or see www.aurorawomenschorale.org online.

Fairbanks Peace Choir, rehearsals 6:45-8:30 p.m., Unitarian Fellowship, 4448 Pikes Landing Road, final concert is Nov. 30. Flyn Ludington directs, Paul Krejci accompanies. Come join the spirit uplift “Creating a culture of peace through song.” 

Wednesday - 4

dance

Open Dance Practice, with the Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, 7-9 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center. Please bring clean, non-marking shoes to help protect the dance floor. No partner necessary. $2 members/$3 public. Call 456-3331 for more info. 

family

Parents & Twos Storytime, for 2 year olds and their caregivers, 10:15 a.m., spaces are limited, Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

Parents & Twos Storytime, for 2 year olds and their caregivers, 11:15 a.m., spaces are limited, Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

Preschool Storytime, for 3 to 5 year olds, 1:30 p.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

Baby Mingle, at Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., suite 101, 9-10 a.m., free for caregivers and children under age 2, a morning of early childhood education and play. 374-6873 

film 

“Lawrence of Arabia,” restored big screen edition, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., Regal Goldstream 16 & IMAX, 1855 Airport Way, tickets available at box office before showtime or online at www.fathomevents, presented by Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Sony Pictures. 

music/nightlife

Wednesday Night Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Open Mic Night, the longest-running open mic night in Fairbanks, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road. 10 p.m., ages 21 and older, no cover. 479-4646

Folk music, By Ice Jam, 7-10 p.m. at Pizza Hut, 89 College Road. 374-6045

Thursday - 5

music/nightlife

Chill Vibe Thursdays, with Tony Taylor in the DJ booth taking requests, 10 p.m. to closing, International Hotel and Bar, 122 N Turner St., ages 21 and older.

Fairbanks Jazz, performing a night of jazz, 8-11 p.m., UAF Pub, Wood Center, UAF campus, no cover, ages 21 and older. 474-7122 

Cultural Connections, a 45-minute live performance of singing, dancing and story telling by Alaska Native youth, 3:30 p.m., Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center, 101 Dunkel St., $10. Performances are Monday through Friday. 388-4920

Thursday Night Jam, open jam night at Howling Dog Saloon on the Holy Stage, with Paul Knight hosting on The Holy Stage, 8 p.m., ages 21 and older.

Open Mic Night, all artists welcome, hosted by Tony Taylor, Big I Pub & Lounge, 122 N. Turner St., 9 p.m. until late, ages 21 and older. 

Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Thursday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 9 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Fairbanks Sweet Adelines, rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., University Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road, 6:30 p.m. New voices welcome. For more information, email Gayle at gaylelm@gci.net.

Friday - 6

books

Book Signing, with Mary Ehrlander, author of “Walter Harper, Alaska Native Son,” 5-8 p.m., Alaskana Raven Books & Things, 535 Second Ave. in the Co-op Plaza. 347-8302 

family

Kids Night In, at Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., suite 101, 5-8:30 p.m., includes pizza party while parents explore First Friday events, additional rates apply. 374-6873 

music/nightlife

The Fox Troubadour, Mike Stackhouse, starting off the weekend, 7 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway, Fox, ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Saturday - 7

books

Literary Reading Series, with Eric Heyne and Joseph Holt, 7 p.m., Bear Gallery, third floor of the Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way. Both writers not only teach English but have published many fiction and non-fiction works in journals all over the country, some of which they will share with their audience during the reading. Free, open to public. 

music/nightlife

UAF Pub, concert series, with Kittiwake, Good Hank and Amelia Cooper at the UAF Pub, Wood Center, UAF campus, 9 p.m. to midnight, no cover, ages 21 and older.

Benefield Blues Band, 9:30 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox. 456-4695

Fairbanks Trad Irish Session, 7-10 p.m., Pizza Hut, 89 College Road, 374-6045. All levels of musicians welcome.

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Kit Carson, performing at Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. 455-6665. Free, open to the public.

special event

Calypso Farms, annual benefit auction, 5-8 p.m., 4780 Old Nenana Highway, $20 in advance, $25 at the door, with local-grown produce, live music, silent and live auctions. 451-0691

Sunday - 8

music/nightlife

Sunday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 8 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646