1 What s Going On? May 29, 2018 Columbia offers a constantly changing variety of special things to see and do. The following schedule of activities is not intended to list everything in our community, rather a sampling of popular happenings during your visit. For our full events calendar, please check out our website at VisitColumbiaMO.com. Visit ON STAGE You Can t Take It With You Thursday-Sunday 8 PM at Maplewood Barn Theatre. You think your family is zany? Meet the family in this Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy, whose rule is to do whatever makes you happy whether that s dancing ballet, collecting snakes or making fireworks in the basement. Laurie Berkner Live! The Greatest Hits Solo Tour Friday 10 AM and 6 PM at Missouri Theatre. Rock out to the music of this award-winning artist as the Daniel Boone Regional Library kicks off Summer Reading A former preschool music teacher by day and indie rocker by night, Laurie Berkner started marketing her music 21 years ago from her living room. Now she is widely recognized as a pioneer of the kindie music genre and was crowned the undisputed queen of kindie rock by USA Today. SPECIAL EVENTS 12 Days Tuesday and Wednesday 6:15 PM at Ragtag Cinema. Every year in France, 92,000 people are placed under psychiatric care without their consent. By law, the hospital has 12 days to bring each patient before a judge. Based on medical records and a doctor's recommendations, a crucial decision has to be made will the patient stay or leave? Granted access to these hearings for the first time, legendary nonfiction filmmaker Raymond Depardon captures these extraordinary encounters between justice and psychiatry. Centralia Anchor Fest Friday-Sunday in downtown Centralia. The town of Centralia hosts the Anchor Festival annually on the beautiful downtown city square. Activities include crafts, concessions, continuous free musical entertainment, a carnival and parade, 3 on 3 basketball, tractor show, car show, a fun run and an anchor driving contest. VidWest Music Video Fest Friday-Saturday in Columbia. Located in the heart of the Midwest, VidWest is a noncompetitive, film festival for musicians, filmmakers and anyone loves to party. The fest offers a weekend exhibition of music and music videos in downtown Columbia, Missouri. Our focus is on connecting musicians and videographers, bringing our community together, and celebrating the art of music videos from all over the world. See the schedule at vidwestfest.com/schedule First Friday in the North Village Arts District, 6-9 PM. The first Friday of each month, the North Village Arts District will collectively open its doors, encouraging residents, visitors and tourists to explore and appreciate the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify and energize our community. COMO Flea Swap Saturday-Sunday at Wagon Trail Trading Post, 6060 Wagon Trail Rd. Monthly outdoor flea market with no admission fee and easy walking on level pavement. Columbia Farmers Market Saturday 8 AM-12 PM at Parkade Plaza. Find us every Saturday from 8am to noon (mid-march-mid-november) in our new temporary location, the northeast Parkade Center s parking lot (601
2 Business Loop 70W). Fresh vegetables & fruit, meat, farm fresh eggs, cheeses, honey, cut flowers, plants, artisan items & more. As a producer-only market, everything sold here is offered by the farmers and artisans who help sustain our region. SNAP (food stamps) accepted at all markets. Live music every Saturday! Rain or Shine. Boone County Farmers Market Saturday 8 AM 12 PM at the Columbia Mall, Sears parking lot. The Boone County Farmers Market is a group of farmers and artisans dedicated to supplying their community with fresh, locally grown, nutritious fruits, vegetables, meats, baked goods, and other items produced in a sustainable manner. CoMo Rummage Sale Saturday 8 AM 12 PM at Cosmo Park. Shop or sell - price of $30 includes two parking spaces for your sales items and advertising through Parks and Recreation sources. Mid-MO Baby Expo Saturday 8 AM 1 PM at Holiday Inn Executive Center. Experts from Boone Hospital will be there to offer plenty of helpful information and insights. They ll give you food for thought on infant feeding, and will have a lactation consultant available. They ll help you navigate family life and more. Admission Is Just $5 At The Door & Kids 10 And Under Get In Free. Midway Antique Mall Spring Fling Saturday 8 AM 3 PM. Visit Midway Antique Mall s outdoor flea market. Art in the Park Saturday 10 AM 6 PM and Sunday 10 AM 4 PM at Stephens Lake Park. Free admission. Shop accessories, jewelry, sculptures, wall art, gifts, and more while eating snacks and listening to entertainment. Bring the kids along, too there are kids activities and entertainment throughout the park as well. Orr Street Farmers and Artisans Market Sunday 9 AM 1 PM at Wabash Bus Station. The Orr Street Farmers & Artisans Market is a community destination for farm fresh produce, hand crafted art, informational workshops and great entertainment. GALLERIES Critters through June 23 at Columbia Art League. The late spring show is an homage to the kingdom Animalia: the furry, the feathered, the slimy, and the scaled; the creatures of the land, the sea, and the sky. Throughout mythology, animals have come to represent all aspects of human nature including our compassion, our cunning, and our cruelty. To mirror our love, fear and wonder of the animal kingdom, artists are invited to celebrate the critters that share our planet, capture our imagination, and steal our hearts. June Exhibit through June 30 at Sager Braudis Gallery. Featuring work from Kyle Bader, Alejandrina Herrera, Gin O keefe, Nora Othic, And James Wilson. MU School of Visual Studies Summer Faculty Showcase through August 16 at MU s George Caleb Bingham Gallery. An exhibition of work by the school s full time and adjunct faculty members. The showcase celebrates the faculty s diversity in ideas and media, as well as the interesting visual and conceptual connections. Pre-Columbian Pottery from the Museums' Collections: Ancient Peru at Museum of Art and Archaeology. Pottery from ancient Peru is justly celebrated for its beauty and technical craftsmanship, combining elements of naturalism and patterned abstraction with bold imagination. Reflecting a range of cultures and belief systems spanning more than a millennium, this exhibit highlights ceramic arts from the Chavin, Tiwanaku, Moche, Nazca, Wari, Sican and Chimu cultures. Seeing Anew: A Reinterpretation of Modern and Contemporary Artworks from the Permanent Collection at Museum of Art and Archaeology. After two years of special exhibitions, two galleries will be rededicated to highlighting extraordinary works of modern and contemporary art. Selections of artworks from about 1950 to the present will be reinterpreted with an emphasis on diversity represented in the permanent collection. Both familiar favorites and recent acquisitions will be displayed, along with a new section devoted to works on paper.
3 Missouri County Courthouses: Building Memories on the Square Revisited through September 2018 at the State Historical Society of Missouri. In collaboration with the Missouri Alliance for Historic Preservation, the State Historical Society of Missouri is pleased to present 35 of the original photographs taken by Dennis Weiser for the 2007 book Missouri County Courthouses: Building Memories on the Square. New didactic labels provide updated information about the architects and buildings. By studying these beautiful and significant structures, one can better understand the rich history and culture of Missouri. Salvador Dali exhibit at The Tiger Hotel. In the lobby of the hotel, you will find two lithographs from Dali s 1977 Twelve Apostles or Knights of the Round Table Suite: James the Lesser or The Vicar of Britain and Phillip or Knighting of Sir Galahad. Between them is Dali s1974 original work, The Last Corner of the Last Planet, from a suite of twelve paintings known as Conquest of Cosmos. SPORTS Go Girl Run Half Marathon and 5K Saturday 7 AM at Flat Branch Park. Go Girl Run is an all women s half marathon and 5k running series that celebrates women, health and fitness and local charitable organizations. Every participant gets a custom racer shirt, finisher medal, finisher wine glass, finisher certificates, delicious smoothies and more! Harold s Doughnut Run Saturday 10 AM at Logboat Brewing Co. The 3rd Annual Harold s Doughnut Run is returning to Logboat Brewing Company in celebration of National Doughnut Day! Run or walk through a really fun course that takes you on a journey through downtown Columbia! Doughnuts at the finish line! Enter the costume contest for a chance to win bragging rights and Harold s merchandise! MUSIC TUESDAY Rambler s Club: Singer Songwriter Night 8 PM at Rose Music Hall; free WEDNESDAY Powerman 5000, Knee High Fox 8 PM at Rose Music Hall; $15 in advance, $20 day of show THURSDAY Keith Fletcher 6:30 PM at Cooper s Landing Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy, Wonky Tonk, Barroom Billies 8:30 PM at Rose Music Hall; $5 FRIDAY The Fried Crawdaddies 5 PM at Rose Music Hall; free Dennis Layne, Abigail Rose 6 PM at The Station House Jessy Johnson Band 7 PM at Cooper s Landing Lucas Oswald, Rae Fitzgerald, Violet And The Undercurrents 9 PM at Café Berlin; $5 The Suneaters, The Sexy Accident, The Royal Furs 9:30 PM at Rose Music Hall; $5 or free with VidWest HD pass SATURDAY The Dave Lineberry Experience 12 PM at Cooper s Landing California Jeff 2 PM at The Station House Tom Lata, Rob Lampe 4 PM at Cooper s Landing Faded Youth 5 PM at Les Bourgeois A-Frame Yappy Hour in the Park with Johnny Fox 5 PM at Rose Music Hall; free The Norm Ruebling Band 6 PM at The Station House Apostle s Creek 7 PM at Cooper s Landing Chad Vaughn 8 PM at Nash Vegas Split Lip Rayfield, Pat Kay Omb, The Barroom Billies 8:30 PM at Rose Park; $5 80s vs 90s: Old School Hip Hop Edition 9 PM at The Blue Note; $5
4 SUNDAY The Misledd Band 2 PM at The Station House Jolly 3 PM at Les Bourgeois A-Frame Mere Mortals 5 PM at Cooper s Landing Odyssey Chamber Music Series presents Vox Nova 7 PM at First Baptist Church MOVIE GUIDE ACTION POINT - D.C. is the crackpot owner of Action Point -- a low-rent, out-of-control amusement park where the rides are designed with minimum safety for maximum fun. Just as his estranged daughter Boogie comes to visit, a corporate mega-park opens nearby and jeopardizes the future of Action Point. To save his beloved park and his relationship with Boogie, D.C. and his loony crew of misfits must risk everything to pull out all the stops and save the day. ADRIFT - Based on the true story of human survival, a young couple's chance encounter leads them first to love, and then on the adventure of a lifetime before they face one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR - Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet -- the evil Thanos. On a mission to collect all six Infinity Stones, Thanos plans to use the artifacts to inflict his twisted will on reality. The fate of the planet and existence itself has never been more uncertain as everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment. BLOCKERS - When three parents stumble upon their daughters pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal. BOOK CLUB - Diane is recently widowed after 40 years of marriage. Vivian enjoys her men with no strings attached. Sharon is still working through her decades-old divorce. Carol's marriage is in a slump after 35 years. The lives of these four friends are turned upside down after reading the infamous "50 Shades of Grey." BREAKING IN - Gabrielle Union stars as a woman who will stop at nothing to rescue her two children being held hostage in a house designed with impenetrable security. No trap, no trick and especially no man inside can match a mother with a mission. CHAMELEON STREET - A work of formidable wit, insight and imagination, Chameleon Street explores the mind-boggling real life of William Douglas Street, Jr., an ingenious con artist from Detroit who dropped out of high school before managing to successfully and extensively impersonate a wide variety of people, from a Time reporter to a Yale grad student to an athlete to a lawyer and even a surgeon. DEADPOOL 2 - Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool joins forces with three mutants to battle the all-powerful Cable. DISOBEDIENCE - Sebastián Lelio, who received an Academy Award this year for directing A Fantastic Woman, returns with this passionate and tender queer film set in a London Orthodox Jewish community. The black sheep of her family, Ronit (Rachel Weisz) became a photographer and moved away to New York. When her rabbi father dies, Ronit returns home, where she is surprised to learn that his most beloved student, Dovid (Alessandro Nivola), is in a relationship with her dear childhood friend, Esti (Rachel McAdams). Once back, Ronit and Esti's passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality.
5 I FEEL PRETTY - A woman struggling with insecurity wakes from a fall believing she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realizes her appearance never changed? ISLE OF DOGS - Another immaculately constructed film from Wes Anderson (Grand Budapest Hotel), Isle of Dogs tells the story of Atari Kobayashi, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump, Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies to Trash Island in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture. LIFE OF THE PARTY - When her husband suddenly dumps her, longtime dedicated housewife Deanna (McCarthy) turns regret into re-set by going back to college landing in the same class and school as her daughter, who s not entirely sold on the idea. POPE FRANCIS A MAN OF HIS WORD This film is intended to be a personal journey with Pope Francis, rather than a biographical documentary about him. A rare co-production with the Vatican, the pope's ideas and his message are central to this documentary, which sets out to present his work of reform and his answers to today's global questions from death, social justice, immigration, ecology, wealth inequality, materialism, and the role of the family. RBG - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg has created a breathtaking legal legacy for women's rights while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. The personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior's rise to the nation's highest court during a hostile time for women, is revealed in this inspiring and multidimensional documentary portrait. Now 85, Ginsburg refuses to relinquish her passionate duty, continues to have vigorous dissenting opinions and her exercise workouts. REVENGE - Debut director Coralie Fargeat announces her stunning arrival, painting a crimson canvas of hypnotic beauty and bloody retribution in this razor-sharp feminist subversion of the revenge-thriller. Jen (Matilda Lutz) is enjoying a romantic getaway with her wealthy boyfriend which is suddenly disrupted when his sleazy friends arrive for an unannounced hunting trip. Tension mounts in the house until the situation abruptly and viciously intensifies, culminating in a shocking act that leaves Jen left for dead. Unfortunately for her assailants, Jen survives and reemerges with a relentless, wrathful intent: revenge. SHOW DOGS - A canine cop and an FBI agent work under cover at the world's most exclusive dog show in Las Vegas. SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY - Young Han Solo and his gang of smugglers devise a plan to steal coaxium from the planet Kessel. TULLY - A mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother. Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully. CHECK EACH THEATRE FOR SHOWTIMES REGAL STADIUM 14 THEATER 2800 Goodwin Pointe Drive GOODRICH FORUM Forum Katy Parkway RAGTAG CINEMA 10 Hitt Street