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First Stop Friday: Oblisk & Jura (April 1)

March 18th 2011

First Stop Friday is rolling again! March’s show was a big success and it looks like April’s is going to be a record-setting event. As of five minutes ago, the Facebook event showed that 48 people have said yes and 50 have said maybe. I can’t wait. Here’s a little about the bands who will blow your mind on April 1st.

Assembly Line Third Shift (March 18)

March 10th 2011

The concert will begin at 5 pm on Saturday, March 19 and run continually for 360 non – stop hours, through April 3rd. For more information see http://assemblylineconcerts.com

Ferndale Musical Theatre Boosters Presents Oklahoma!

March 6th 2011

The Ferndale High School Musical Boosters presents its annual musical, Oklahoma!, this month. The show opens Saturday, March 12 at 7:30 pm at the Ferndale High School Auditorium, 881 Pinecrest, Ferndale MI. All ages are welcome.

Motor City Pride Seeks Bands and Entertainment

March 5th 2011

Do you and your band want to be a part of Pride? The event is being held in Hart Plaza in Detroit this year, and the Motor City Pride organizers are eager to bring together entertainers from throughout the region to make this the biggest Pride ever.

Ferndale business treats kids with leukemia right

February 26th 2011

Scott Moloney, owner of Treat Dreams in Ferndale, and the Childrens Leukemia Foundation of Michigan have put together a fabulous program that started a few weeks ago and runs through this weekend: Treat Dreams is selling cupcakes and flavors of ice cream created by two young patients, donating $1.00 from each sale to CLF.

FAB Hosts Music O’ the Green, Feb 24

February 23rd 2011

On Thursday, February 24, 2011, guests will enjoy a taste of Ireland with performances by dance groups The Leim Irish Dancers (Ferndale High School Alumni) and The Ardan Academy of Irish Dance, and musical groups Bill Grogan’s Goat and Seacht.

Spray tans & boy bands…

February 12th 2011

The comedy spoof Jersey Show – Season 1(Abridged) will be joined by Ferndale’s newest musical sensation, the boy band show Menllenium beginning Thursday, February 17. Jersey Show -Season 1 (Abridged) will close February 27 while Menllenium will continue through the end of March. Sundays at Go Comedy! will welcome a new open improv jam, Sunday Sauce at 7pm beginning February 13

FEMME FATAL RETURNS TO THE RINGWALD

February 7th 2011

Joe Bailey returns to Ferndale’s Ringwald Theatre as Glenn Close in Fatal Attraction: A Greek Tragedy, opening February 18th and playing for an exclusive 4 week run through Monday, March 14th. Fatal Attraction: A Greek Tragedy, a parody of the quintessential ’80s film, is co-written by Alana McNair and Kate Wilkinson and is full of boiling bunnies, big hair, a dream ballet, and even a Greek chorus!

Fourth Graders’ Charity Makes it Big Time…

February 7th 2011

…The girls were also invited by organizer Dean Bach to set up a table and sell dog toys that they had made to raise money for K9 Club Cares. There were multi-colored chew toys made of fleece, and ceramic dogs tags available. Over 100 items were sold during the four-hour event. They expected sales to be $200, but a generous anonymous donor made their till double by the end of the day…

Rib Burn Off Results

February 6th 2011

The Annual Rib Burn Off was a huge success, with ribs running out before 4:00 despite the heavy snow and cold weather conditions. The event, part of the annual Ferndale Blues Festival, raises money for Ferndale Youth Assistance and Michigan AIDS Coalition.