Go! Events (Feb. 28, 2014)

02/27/2014 1:58 PM

02/28/2014 12:13 AM

Willie Nelson’s sold-out show at the Orpheum

Country legend Willie Nelson will perform a sold-out show Wednesday at the Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Nelson will bring his Willie Nelson and Family tour to the venue at 8 p.m. The seven-time Grammy winner known for songs such as “Always on My Mind” and “On the Road Again,” tours with members of his family in his band. For more information, call 316-263-0884.

River City’s 21st birthday bash

River City Brewing Company is finally legal. The brewery and restaurant at 150 N. Mosley, which opened in March of 1993, is turning 21 and will celebrate with a day full of activities on Saturday. It will open at 11 a.m. and feature live acoustic music until the Shockers men’s basketball game starts at 1 p.m. The music will start back up after the game at 3 p.m. The bar will feature $2.50 beers and $6 pizzas all day and will offer free birthday cupcakes while they last, starting at noon. Patrons also can use a free photo booth, win prizes and participate in a Jenga tournament that uses giant pieces. Admission is free. For more information, call 316-263-2739.

New exhibit at Museum of World Treasures

The Museum of World Treasures, 835 E. First St., is opening a new exhibit on Friday called “Dawn of the Great War: A World War I Centennial Commemoration.” The exhibit, which will be in the Rotating Gallery, includes items from the early part of the war such as weapons, tools and signed documents. The exhibit was curated by Wichita State University student Clayton Suter with assistance from a museum curator. The new exhibit will open during the Art Day of Giving from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. Free or donation. After Friday, the exhibit can be viewed during regular museum hours for regular museum admission. For more information, visit http://www.worldtreasures.org or call 316-263-1311.

Denise Neil

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