Friday Night Mic features singer Lloyd Larsen, formerly of The Pucks, with piano and drums tonight. The fun kicks off at 8 p.m. in Cafe Voltaire, in Books & Co., 1685 Third Ave. As always, this event is free.
Ekphrastic poetry is an event where poets will be reading their work that reflects the art on the walls at Groop Gallery, 1127 Third Ave., tonight at 7 p.m. Readings by poets Adrienne Fitzpatrick, Al Rempel, Daniel Gallant, Jeremy Stewart, Josh Massey, Rob Budde, and Si Transken. For more information visit www.groopgallery.com.
My Father and The Man In Black, a tribute to Johnny Cash, features live entertainment, a documentary film and a Q&A tonight at 7 p.m. at the Treasure Cove Casino show lounge, 2003 Hwy 97 S. Tickets are $50 at the casino's customer service desk.
Nechako Community Theatrics Presents Fairly Grimm Tales, a modern reworking of the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm, at Art Space, above Books & Co., 1685 Third Ave., tonight and Saturday at 7. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets $15 each at the door.
Knowledge Garden Party Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with ground breaking ceremony at 1 p.m. This is the newest addition to the Prince George Public Library. The Knowledge Garden is a green space situated between the library and the Civic Centre. There will be music, games and treats for the whole family in the Civic Centre Plaza to celebrate the event.
Lydia Hol is at Nancy O's Restaurant, 1261 Third Ave., Monday, June 3 at 8 p.m. B.C. singer, poet, story teller and multi instrumentalist, Hol is debuting her EP Boats. Cover is $5 at the door.
A Fiddler's History of Canada takes place Friday June 7 at the Prince George Playhouse at 7:30 p.m. The Valley Youth Fiddlers presents a show featuring traditional fiddle tunes that came to Canada by immigrants from around the world. The show offers a look at how fiddle music across the nation has been influenced by different cultures. Tickets are at Studio 2880, Books and Company, and at the door. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and free for five and under.