Things to do in Wilkes-Barre this weekend

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And The Kids/Esta Coda/Science Queen. $5. Three bands share a bill starting at 7 p.m. June 15 at The Other Side, 119 South Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Northampton, Massachusetts-based trio And The Kids is joined by Scranton indie-pop groups Esta Coda and Science Queen. And The Kids tours on the heels of their most recent studio effort “Friends Share Lovers.” Doors open at 6 p.m., and all ages are welcome at the event. For more information, call 570-970-9570.

Young Professional’s Kickball Tournament. $10 for an individual. $100 for a team of 10. Join the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber for a night of networking and kickball starting at 6 p.m. June 15 at Kirby Park in Wilkes-Barre. A portion of ticket proceeds benefit YMCA children’s programs. Tickets are available at the event Facebook page, For more information, call 570-407-1724.

MIZ & Friends. $8. Northeastern Pennsylvania native MIZ performs at 10 p.m. June 17 at the River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 North River St., Plains. Joined by Stephen T. Kurtz and members of Splintered Sunlight Tony Gioia and Michael Borowski, he plays the entire show from the Grateful Dead’s infamous July 8, 1978 concert at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater in Colorado. Doors open at 8 p.m., and patrons must be 21 and over to attend. For more information, visit

Big Cause Little Theater. $10. A night of performances benefits an anti bullying charity and The Little Theater of Wilkes-Barre starting at 7:30 p.m. June 18 at The Little Theater, 537 North Main St.. Performers include The Carlton, Olivia Romano, Zachary Hammond, Joe Quincy, Katie Kelly, Ted Herbert and Skip Monday. Tickets can be purchased at The Game Chateau, 1112 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, The Little Theater or from performers. For more information, visit the Facebook event page at