Things to do in Wilkes-Barre this weekend
LTI End of Summer Fest. $5 – $7. Celebrate the end of summer hip-hop style. NEPA hip-hop artists Jared Xavier, Sik Vik, Source4prez and AJ Suede will be among the artists taking stage at 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre venue The Other Side for Sept. 24’s End of Summer Fest. The artists will be joined by MTVU Woodie Award winners Cherry Poppins and DJ Dirty Fingers. Admission is $5 in advance at LTIsummerfest.eventbrite.com or $7 at the door, which opens at 9 p.m. to those 21-and-over. For more information, call 570-970-9570.
Miserable, Far Away Places. $5. California-based musician Kristina Esfandiari will bring her project Miserable to 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre venue The Other Side. She’ll be joined by Far Away Places and Haze. The 8 p.m. Sept. 27 event is $5 and for the 21-and-over crowd only. For more information, call 570-970-9570.
Jill Stein! Free! Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein will deliver an address focused on domestic and foreign policy at Wilkes University Sept. 21. Stein will speak 7 p.m. Sept. 21 on the second floor of the university’s 84 South St., Wilkes-Barre student union. For more information, call 1-800-945-5378.
Crimson Trivia. Free! At 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, Crimson Lion Lounge and Cafe hosts trivia at its 37 E. South St., Wilkes-Barre location. Prizes are awarded to winners; losers are not fed to any sort of large maned predator, but are instead encouraged to do better next time. For more information and to talk to a person who is definitely not a lion, call 570-208-2909.