Things to do in Wilkes-Barre this weekend
Stronger Than Dirt. Admission costs $5 at the door. Stronger Than Dirt will perform at 10 p.m. Friday, March 10 at the River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains Township. The five-piece made up of Jose Teran, Wes Fahringer, Mike Whalen, Sunny Dee and Eric Harvey will play the music of the Grateful Dead. Doors open at 8 p.m., and patrons must be 21 or older to attend. For more information, visit riverstreetjazzcafe.com or call 570-822-2992.
Zine Fest Benefit Show. The price of admission is a $5 donation at the door. Scranton Zine Fest is hosting an all-ages benefit show from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, March 10, at The Other Side, 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Stay Loud!, Walau-eh, Karate Camp, University Drive, Earthmouth, Bloodeagle and Reflex Machine will perform during this effort to help cover costs associated with the organization and production of the festival. Doors open at 7 p.m., and music starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 570-970-9570.
Senunas’ Parade Day Celebration. There is no cover charge for this event. Parade Day starts at 9 a.m. Sunday, March 12 at Senunas’ Bar & Grill, 133 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, with kegs and eggs. The party will go on all day and night with Irish fare and musical appearances by The Wyoming Valley Pipe & Drum Band and Ceol Mor. For more information, call 570-825-1907.
NEPA Vinyl Record & CD Show. Admission is free, but early admission prior to 10 a.m. costs $5. Dealers from all over the Northeast will have tens of thousands of CDs, LPs, 45s, DVDs, books, ephemera and more for sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 12 at the Woodlands Inn and Resort, 1073 state Route 315, Wilkes-Barre Township. For more information, call 570-824-9831.