Affordable things to do in Wilkes-Barre this weekend
’90s Dance Party. $20. Party like Zack Morris with DJ Evil Bee, enjoy a free food buffet and a complimentary drink at Bart & Urby’s at 119 South Main St. in Wilkes-Barre. One hundred percent of ticket sales will go to Candy’s Place, a center for cancer wellness located in Forty Fort. The 21 and older event starts at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 21, and lasts until 11 p.m. For more information, call 570-970-9570.
Fine Arts Fiesta. Free! Local artists and vendors will be featured at the 61st Fine Arts Fiesta held on Public Square in downtown Wilkes-Barre. The event runs daily from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. May 19 through May 22. Admission is free, but artists and vendors will have items for sale.
Comedy Night. $10. Enjoy a night of laughs and drink specials at Ali Baba Liquor Lounge, 219 South Main St. in Wilkes-Barre. The event starts at 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 18 and lasts until midnight. The club will feature a relaxed dress code. For more information, call 917-528-7851.
King Off. Free! Local drag kings will square off during a judged King Off beginning at 10:30 p.m., Friday, May 20, at Venture Lounge and Night Club, 1266 Sans Souci Parkway, Wilkes-Barre. Doors are open for those 21 years old and older. For more information, call 570-371-3568 after 8 p.m.