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5 things to do this weekend: February 28- March 1

ArtiGras
A painter teaches a young boy how to paint on canvas Saturday, March 3, 2018.(WLUK/Jessie Basinski)

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1. Arti Gras 2020

The fine arts festival Arti Gras returns to downtown Green Bay this weekend! Attendees can view and purchase the works of 100 midwestern artists and crafters of various media forms including basketry, ceramics, fiver art, glass, graphic art, jewelry metal smithing, painting, paper art, photography, sculpture and woodwork!

You can enjoy artist demonstrations, performing arts, children's creative activities, special exhibits by community organizations and even edible arts! There will also be an Art Raffle that includes fine art, concert tickets, dinner gift certificates and more- donated by local businesses. Proceeds from the raffle support Mosaic's year-round programming benefiting local artists, art organizations and the community.

The festival will take place at the K.I. Convention Center Saturday, February 29th and Sunday, March 1st from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, head to the Mosaic Arts website.

2. Bridal Show on Broadway

It's time to plan the most splendid wedding with the Bridal Show on Broadway! Taking place at Gather on Broadway, you can view what Green Bay bridal boutiques have to offer, including wedding dresses, menswear, jewelry, flowers, photography, food and drink and so much more!

The show will take place this Sunday, March 1st from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Gather on Broadway. For more information, click here.

3. Frozen Tundra Wine Fest- Parallel 44

Head to Door County for the annual Frozen Tundra Wine Fest! A completely outdoor event, keep warm with your wine and outdoor fire pits, while enjoying food truck bites, live music and so much more! Make sure to bring boots and dress for the frozen occasion! The event will take place at Parallel 44 Vineyard and Winery in Kewaunee, this Saturday, February 29th from noon to 6.

For tickets, information and to enter to win a $100 gift certificate- head to the 44 wineries website!

4. The Power of Women gallery

The Art Garage has a brand new exhibition opening this weekend. As part of National Women's History month, the event's theme is The Power of Women. Through multiple art forms, creatives examine the inspiring strength of women in both historical and modern society.

The artist reception will take place Thursday, February 7th from 6-9 p.m., while the exhibition will remain on view through Sunday, March 29th.

For more information on the event and the exhibition, head to the Art Garage website.

5. The Best of Second City

Kick off your weekend with some laughs with The Second City at the Meyer! Featuring the best of Second City, join as they celebrate nearly 60 years of production and launching the careers of comedy’s best and brightest superstars.

The show begins Friday night at 7-30, in downtown Green Bay. For tickets and information, head to the Meyer Theatre website.

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