What’s On In Quinte ~ April 28 – May 4

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What’s On In Quinte ~ April 28 – May 4



Your weekly guide to What's On In Quinte... who's playing where, what's playing when, and more!

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What's On in Live Music? What's On in the Pubs?  Who's playing where?

Friday, April 28:

Legendz Pub (5529 Hwy 62,Rossmore) The Shadowz (Rock, country)@ 8pm  
Red Lion Pub  (211 Coleman St. Belleville) Matt Hughes Band @ 9pm
The Beaufort Pub  (173 Dundas St. East, Belleville) — Acoustic Circle @ 6:30 pm
The County Canteen (279 Main St. West, Picton) Jeremy Kelly (acoustic) @ 8:30pm
Shorelines Casino (380 Bell Blvd. Belleville) – Swift Kick Band (Blues, classic rock) 10pm - 1am
Stix N Stones (164 Front St. Trenton) -  Yesterday’s Villain @ 9:30pm
The Waring House (395 Sandy Hook Rd, Picton) — The Reasons (50s – 80s rock & roll) @ 6:00pm
Acoustic Grill (172 Main Street, Picton) – Drew & Jake  @ 7pm
Double D Sports Bar & Grill  (1601 Wallbridge Loyalist Rd. Belleville) OPEN MIC @9pm
Cheer'z Pub and Grill  (159 Dundas Street East, Trenton) – Karaoke @ 8:00pm
Vic's Place (14 Bridge St. West Belleville) Tracey Rogers @ 8:30pm 

Saturday, April 29:

Old Church Theatre (940 Bonisteel Rd, Trenton) Fraser & Girard @7pm. Both highly regarded singer/songwriters, they join two lifetimes of music. “Best folk duo since Ian and Sylvia”.   $20 or $25 at the door.
Legendz Pub (5529 Hwy 62,Rossmore) The Reasons @ 8pm  
Shorelines Casino (380 Bell Blvd. Belleville) – Moon Sugar (classic rock, indie, pop, country) @ 10pm - 1am
The County Canteen (279 Main St. West, Picton) Geoff Willingham (Acoustic) @ 8:30pm
The Waring House (395 Sandy Hook Rd, Picton) — Seventh Town  (Acoustic, Celtic) @ 6:00pm
The Beaufort Pub  (173 Dundas St. East, Belleville) — Tim William @ 1pm –  Andy Forgie @ 7pm.
Capers (272 Front Street, Belleville) – Graham Playford Duo (singer/songwriter touring Ontario with songs that sound like nursery rhymes for adults) @ 8pm
The Tweedsmuir Tavern (211 Victoria St. N, Tweed) – OPEN MIC hosted by Gary Cassibo 3 – 5pm – The Pitiless Fools (classic rock) @9:30pm
Acoustic Grill (172 Main Street, Picton) – Cameron & MacNeil  @ 7pm
Cheer'z Pub and Grill  (159 Dundas Street East, Trenton) -  Southern Ale “Live” (country, rock, R&B/soul) @ 8:00pm

Maranatha Church – (100 College St. W., Belleville) – Barbershop Chorus “A Capella Quinte” is joined by local singer/songwriter Jeanette Arsenault – Salute to Canada @ 6:45pm Doors open – Show @ 7pm. 

Sunday, April 30:  
The Waring House (395 Sandy Hook Rd, Picton) — Morgan Davis (Blues) @ 6:00pm
The County Canteen (279 Main St. West, Picton) Chris Bonham-Carter @ 3:30pm
 

Tuesday, May 2:
The Tweedsmuir Tavern (211 Victoria St. N, Tweed) – First Tuesday Muse- Pay-what-you-can event providing a venue for poets and storytellers in the region to perform 7 – 9pm

Wednesday, May 3:
Old Church Theatre (940 Bonisteel Rd, Trenton) OPEN MIC  @7pm. Everyone welcome – listen or perform music, poetry, comedy…. 
The County Canteen (279 Main St. West, Picton) Karaoke @ 8:30pm



What's On at the Theatres for Live Entertainment? 

CALLING ALL LOCAL PLAYWRIGHTS – Deadline is SUNDAY, April 30th. The Belleville Theatre Guild is in search of One-Act Plays.  Accepting submissions for the 4th Annual BTG One-Act Play Festival.  Plays are to a maximum of 30 minutes in length, with minimal cast, set and technical needs.  Submit to lizmarshall@sympatico.ca

Belleville Theatre Guild – Pinnacle St. Playhouse   256 Pinnacle St. Belleville
NEXT SHOW:  “Little Shop Of Horrors” The final offering for the season.  Adapted from a B horror movie, this little bit of sci-fi, suburbia, and happily-ever-after is delightfully off the wall musical,  offering a great ‘doo-wop’ score and a laugh a minute.  OPENS JUNE 1   Read More and Order Tickets

Prince Edward Community Theatre - Mt. Tabor Playhouse   2179 County Rd. 17, Milford
NOW PLAYING:  VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE. Tony award winner for best comedy that will tickle your funny bone and stimulate your mind.   READ MORE  Five Performances – April 29, 30, May 5, 6, 7
 
Stirling Festival Theatre             41 West Front St, Stirling    

COMING SOON:  Saturday, May 6 - CDHS JAZZ BANDS with Juno-nominated Alysha Brilla.  This annual fundraising concert benefits the Campbellford Memorial Hospital Foundation. Hear one of the hottest blues bands and one of the best high school bands in one, exciting night.  Order Online


Empire Theatre      321 Front St. Belleville  

 COMING SOON:  Saturday, June 10:  MENOPAUSE – The Musical @ 8pm – Set in a department store – four women find out they have more in common than a black bra.  This laugh-out-loud musical party will have men and women singing, dancing and cheering in the aisles. ONE SHOW ONLY! Get your tickets.
 

Regent Theatre       224 Main St. Picton
 
Thursday, May 4:  ROC’N REVUE 2017  @ 7 pm.  A celebration of ROC programming and a showcase for PEC youth talent.  In support of the Prince Edward County Youth Centre  Reserved Seating $15   Check it out!
 
COMING SOON: Saturday, May 6:  8 WING BANDS SALUTE CANADA 150 @ 7 p.m. Music by the Canadian Forces 8 Wing Pipes & Drums, Concert and Jazz Bands, comprised of members of the Regular , Reserve, Retired Force members, and volunteers.   Reserved Seating!
 
COMING SOON:  Thursday, May 18: BOBBY MOTTA:  GRAY MATTER – One of the top mentalists on the planet, according to the New York Times.   See more!

 

What Else is On?  

BAY OF QUINTE HOME SHOW – Friday, April 28 – Sunday April 30     Three shows in one!  Home – Leisure- Women’s Show – Over 100 vendors - Admission is $3 per adult – Children free   GRAND PRIZE - $1000 Home Show Bucks. 

RAISE THE WOOF COMEDY SHOW Saturday, April 29 – Doors open at 6:45 p.m. – show starts at 7:30 p.m.   Banquet Centre in Belleville.  This troupe of comedians travel across North America raising money and awareness for animal welfare.  Silent auction and 50/50.  CASH ONLY Bar.  $30  Tickets online or at several locations in Belleville and Trenton. 

FREE TREES in Belleville  Saturday, April 29  from 8 – 11am  - Proof of residency required.  Maximum 10 tree seedlines per household.    Read listing.

HEALTHY KIDS DAY at the YMCA in Belleville and Trenton - Sunday, April 30 from 1 to 4pm.   Read more.

HOLD MOMMY’S CIGARETTE  – Wednesday, May 3 - One-woman-show brings awareness to mental health!  Two exclusive performances by Toronto’s Shelley Marshall.  at 1 pm and 7 pm at Centennial Secondary School Auditorium    Read more.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS:  DANCING WITH THE STARS QUINTE – Friday, June 9   Join Mark & Ingrid of 95.5 Hits FM.  Presented by Volunteer Information Quinte (VIQ)

'TIS THE SEASON FOR ARTS & CRAFT SALES.. Tons of sales listed in Community Calendar. There is so much going on in Quinte.  CHECK out Community Calendar for details.

 

What's On at the Movies?

Belleville Public Library254 Pinnacle St. Belleville

Friends of the Library presents two encore screenings of the documentary ‘MINIMALISM’. The film examines the lives of individuals who strive to live a meaningful life with less.  Seating is limited, and pre-registration is required by emailing FOLBelleville@gmail.com.
Saturday, April 29 @ 1:30 p.m. & 3 p.m.
 

Centre Theatre Trenton       120 Dundas St W, Trenton

THE CASE FOR CHRIST   New this week!    SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH TRAILER
THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS  READ REVIEW
SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE (G) 
Click Here for Showtimes


Empire Theatre      321 Front St. Belleville  

THE LAST WORD (14A) tells the story of the unlikely and unique bond between a once successful businesswoman and the young writer she hires to pen her life’s story.  Starring Shirley MacLaine and Amanda Seyfried
Friday, April 28 @ 2 p.m.  FINAL SHOW

MAUDIE (PG) Based on a true story, an unlikely romance is born between the reclusive Everett and his housekeeper, Maudie, a fragile yet determined woman.  She, bright-eyed but hunched with crippled hands, yearns to be independent, to live away from her protective family and she also yearns, passionately, to create art. Unexpectedly, Everett finds himself falling in love. MAUDIE charts Everett’s efforts to protect himself from being hurt, Maudie’s deep and abiding love for this difficult man and her surprising rise to fame as a folk painter.
Showing:
Tuesday, May 2 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 3 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 4@ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
  

Regent Theatre       224 Main St. Picton

THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE (14A) – The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina and her husband have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When their country is invaded by the Germans, they are forced to report to the Reich’s newly appointed chief zoologist. To fight back on their own terms, they covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save lives out of what has become the Warsaw Ghetto, with Antonina putting herself and even her children at great risk.. Watch trailer
Showing: 
Friday, April 28 @ 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 29 @ 7 p.m.
Sunday, April 30 @ 7 p.m.
Tuesday, May 2 @ 3:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 3 @ 2 p.m.  FINAL SHOWING

Saturday, April 29: County Docs presents… I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO (PG) @ 1  p.m. READ more and watch trailer.

Sunday, April 30: WHATTAM’S FUNERAL HOME presents… FREE FAMILY MOVIE – BALLERINA @ 2 p.m.   Watch trailer

Saturday, April 29: Cinefest presents… TONY ERDMANN (14A) @ 7:30  p.m. READ more and watch trailer.


Galaxy Cinemas Belleville       160 Bell Blvd Belleville

THE BOSS BABY 3D (G)
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (PG)
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST 3D (PG)
THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS () 
GOING IN STYLE (14A)
BORN IN CHINA (G)
GIFTED (PG)
UNFORGETTABLE (14A)
THE CIRCLE (PG)
SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE (G)
THE BOSS BABY (G)
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 3D ()    THURS 7:00, 8:00

SING (G) (CARTOON/ANIMATION ACTION) SAT 11:00

STRATFORD FESTIVAL: LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST ()  SAT 12:55

GIFTED (PG)             STAR & STROLLERS SCREENING        THURS 1:00
THE CIRCLE (PG)   STAR & STROLLERS SCREENING         THURS 1:00


Click Here for Showtimes 
 

What's on in Sports?

BRIGHTON SPEEDWAY 50th Anniversary Season Opener.  Saturday, April 29 .  Admission $2 with non-perishable food item.   Read story.

TRENTON GOLDEN HAWKS  were defeated by the Georgetown Raiders in game 7, with the winning and only goal being scored early in the 1st period.  Trenton will be playing in the Dudley-Hewitt, which begins in Trenton next week.   READ game highlights
 

DID YOU KNOW?  Quinte Sport & Social Club offers a variety of options for your ‘sprummer’.  Leagues run for 14 weeks from mid-May to mid-August. Choose from beach volleyball, softball, soccer, stand-up paddleboard and a league for “all sorts of outdoor sports”.  Registration is open until April 27th.

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THERE IS SO MUCH TO DO!   See all listings on our Community Calendar


The Case For Christ Official Theatrical Trailer (2017)

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