Six Picks Events: The Best in Local Events this Weekend (Jan. 10-12)

Shin Lim Friday at Foxwoods (Mashantucket, CT)

Shin Lim was the 2015 world FISM CHAMPION for close up card magic, winner of America’s Got Talent season 13, and winner of America’s Got Talent Champions. He performs carefully self-choreographed routines rather than pretending to defy the laws of Physics. His mind-boggling finger moves are so MASTERFUL, that the audience is left to wonder what if their eyes have seen is truly possible. Details here.

Save the Bay Newport Seal Tours (Narragansett Bay)

Think summertime is the only time to enjoy Narragansett Bay? Migratory harbor seals disagree! These “dogs of the sea” love the chilly waters of a wintertime Bay—in fact, it’s the only time of year they stop by. For more than 15 years, Save The Bay has been offering seal watch tours and nature cruises giving you the perfect opportunity to enjoy the cooler months, while observing local wildlife. Details here.

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Dancing With the Stars at Mohegan Sun (Uncasville, CT)

Dancing with the Stars – Live Tour 2020 is at Mohegan Sun this weekend with celebrity guests from the 2019 season of Dancing with the Stars. The cast of celebrities includes newly crowned Mirrorball champion Hannah Brown from The Bachelorette, Pop star Ally Brooke, Country artist Lauren Alaina, comedian and actor Kel Mitchell, The Office actress Kate Flannery, and model Sailor Brinkley-Cook. Each night, one or more of these celebrities will be joining the show to wow live audiences across the country by performing fan-favorite routines from this past season. Details here.

Gallery Opening Night at Courthouse Center (W. Kingston)

Join The Courthouse Center along with three local artist for a night of art and fun. The January gallery will be featuring the works of Mary Heidel, Makala Martel, and Kyle Trudelle. The gallery will be open from 6-8:30pm and is free for everyone. Come stop in at any point during the night and take a look at great art created in the community. Details here.

Silkscreen Intensive Sunday at AS220 (Providence)

Year-round classes and more make AS220 one of the state’s leading arts organizations. Silkscreen Intensive is a class Sunday from 10-6 that offers a comprehensive introduction to screen printing covering stencil design, troubleshooting, registration, proper print procedure, and multi-colored
prints. Details here.

24 Hour Play Festival at Contemporary Theatre Company (S. Kingston)

Check out the 24 Play Festival, the signature event at the Contemporary Theatre Company. The whole show is written, rehearsed, and performed in a single day. Five short plays get created from start to finish, and you never know what might happen. Come see the amazing and surprising results Saturday night at 8PM. Details here.

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