FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES – August 26, 2016 at Dewey Cannon Park (Movie Begins at Dusk)
RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK, Starring HARRISON FORD, will be shown in Dewey Cannon Park in Three Oaks, Michigan on August 26, 2016. This free event will feature a 30 foot screen and world class sound system.
‘The Village of Three Oaks, the Acorn Theater, Three Oaks Art and Education Center, The Vickers Theater and Harbor Arts have banded together in an extraordinary public/ private partnership to bring this gift to our neighbors and friends, “ said Dave Grosse, Village President.
The movie will begin at dusk. Seating will be available. Picnic baskets, lawn chairs and lawn blankets are welcome.
The Village of Three Oaks is located in the southwest corner of Michigan, just 5 miles from the shores of Lake Michigan. The Village was settled by Henry Chamberlain inn 1850 and incorporated in 1867. Three Oaks hosts the largest Flag Day Celebration in the country in June and was the site of the movie Prancer and home to the Warren Featherbone Factory. The site currently houses the Acorn Theatre and the Journeyman Distillery. The Village is the smallest town in the country with a Poet Laureate.
Ben Benedict - AUGUST 27, 2016
Ben Benedict has been playing bluegrass since his father put a mandolin in his hands at the ripe old age of four. As a former member of the Henhouse Prowlers and Dog 1 he has toured both regionally and nationally, and can often be seen in clubs and festivals throughout the country with his band or sitting in with a variety of groups he has made friends with over the years. His original song 'Simplify', as performed by the Henhouse Prowlers, won the 2010 International Acoustic Music Awards Bluegrass/Country song of the year. The song can also be heard on the popular video game 'Watchdogs' which was released in 2014. You can also hear Ben's original piece 'Newsome Ridge' as the theme song from the PBS mini-series 'The Ride of Our Lives', written, produced and recorded by NBC Today Show correspondent Mike Leonard. Ben is currently producing his first solo project of original material that will be released in late 2016.
Celebrating the Creative Spirit
Harbor Arts exists as a non-profit organization committed to organizing and disseminating information on social, cultural and political issues of interest to the community. Harbor Arts works in conjunction with performers, artists, writers and musicians sharing a vision of enriching lives through various media and expression. Located in Harbor Country, Michigan, the artis meet the quiet, beautiful lake and countryside. Check out the links below to find out about all of the exciting things to do.
Harbor Arts celebrates the creative spirit!
What to do when you visit:
Music and Theater at The Acorn
This 200 seat live theater hosts a 1925 Barton Theater pipe organ, bistro tables and an art gallery. Located behind the post office in Three Oaks Michigan.read more
Music in the Park
Come listen to music in beautiful Dewey Cannon Park. Saturdays at 6:30P.M. from Flag Day through Labor Day.read more
Cinema at the Vickers
Experience our intimate theatre and art gallery and enjoy a unique movie-going experience of independent, documentaries, foreign and foreign language films that we hope will open your minds, enrich your lives and entertain your spirit.read more
The next event in the Authors at the Acorn Sunday Salon series will be Tea and Mystery, a conversation with mystery writers Jamie Freveletti and Blue Balliett. Join us Sunday, May 15th at 3pm.read more