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Hot Dish & Salad Luncheon

When Wed, February 11, 11am – 1pm

Where Eagles Club

Description Cream Chicken over Biscuit, goulash, scalloped corn, calico beans and all kinds of salads. Open to all. Price $7.00 You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

When Thu, February 12, 7:30pm – Sat, February 14, 9:00pm

Where Marion Ross Performing Arts Center, North Broadway Avenue, Albert Lea, MN, United States

Description Written by Clark Gesner and John Gordon. Directed by Sue Jorgensen. This musical comedy tells the story of a day in the life of the famous comic strip child hero. The audience is reintroduced to the whole Peanuts gang: Lucy, Linus, Schroeder, Sally and Snoopy. Tickets: $18 at the Box Office. Call 507-377-4371, 877-730-3144, and CVB.


Parents Night Out

When Fri, February 13, 5:30pm – 10:00pm

Where Troy-Hammer Warming House

Description Ages 4 – 12 years. Mom and Dad, treat yourself and your kids! Bring the little rascals out to Troy-Hammer Warming House where they will entertain and feed them. Kids will enjoy games, arts and crafts, and a movie, while you enjoy the night off. Pizza and drink provided. If the weather is nice they may enjoy some time outside as well, so dress the part. $8.00 for first child, $4.00 for each additional child. Register by February 11th. Valentine Comedy Dinner Theatre

When Fri, February 13, 7pm – 10pm

Where Lighthouse Event Center

Description “Just For Laughs.” Reservations needed by Feb 12th. Cost is $25.00. Comedians & Improv starring Chris Anderson and Sue Flemke, along with Al Blumenshein, Brian Mattson and Gordy Handeland. Menu: Roast Beef or Herb crusted chicken with seasoned baby bakers, glazed carrots, Caesar salad, roll & beverage.


Saturday Lecture “Stars of Big Band Era”

When Sat, February 14, 9am – 10am

Where Freeborn County Historical Museum, 1031 Bridge Avenue, Albert Lea, MN 56007, United States

Description Relax and hear songs from the Big Band Hit Parade from 1940-1945. Followed by time for questions & discussion. Series is free to FCHM members and $5 for non members.

Big Island Rendezvous Faire

When Sat, February 14, 10am – 6pm

Where Northbridge Mall Bridge Avenue


Met Live in HD: Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta

When Sat, February 14, 11:30am – 3:30pm

Where Marion Ross Performing Arts Center, 147 N Broadway Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007, United States

Description Bartok’s Bluebeard’s Castle. On the heels of her triumphant Met performances in Eugene Onegin, soprano Anna Netrbko takes on another Tchaikovsky heroine in the first opera of this intriguing double bill, consisting of an enchanting fairy tale (Iolanta) followed by an erotic psychological thriller (Duke Bluebeard’s Castle). Netrebko stars as the beautiful blind girl who experiences love for the first time in Iolanta, while Nadja Michael is the unwitting victim of the diabolical Bluebeard, played by Mikhail Petrenko. Both operas are directed by Mariusz Trelinski, who was inspired by classic noir films of the 1940s. Iolanta also stars Piort Beczala, and Valery Gergiev conducts both operas. King Crab Feed

When Sat, February 14, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Where Green Lea Golf Course, 101 East Richway Drive, Albert Lea, MN 56007, United States

Description Presented by HyVee & Green Lea. They will serve all you can eat jumbo king crab legs or a 12 oz. ribeye steak with demi glazed grilled to perfection, spring salad with walnuts and raspberries with a raspberry vinaigrette, season baby bakers, green bean almondine. Cost is $50.00 crab legs/$30.00 ribeye steak. Call 377-2257 or 373-1061 to reserve your spot.


If Walls Could Talk Open House

When Sat, February 14, 7pm – 9pm

Where Freeborn Co. Arts Inititive

Description 224 South Broadway. Free. Freeborn County Arts Inititive Open House


Amaranth Breakfast

When Sun, February 15, 8am – 1pm

Where Masonic Lodge

Description Amaranth pancakes, eggs, sausages, juice, milk coffee. $7.00


Big Island Rendezvous Faire

When Sun, February 15, 12pm – 4pm

Where Northbridge Mall Bridge Avenue