Rust Belt Brewing plans art event at B&O
YOUNGSTOWN — Rust Belt Brewing Co. is holding Artists of the Rust Belt on Feb. 22 at the B&O Station, 530 Mahoning Ave., featuring local musicians and artists, Rust Belt beer and food.
Rust Belt also is holding a “wind down your weekend” party every Sunday at the B&O Station, starting at 11 a.m. There will be an open microphone, and artists, musicians and vendors interested in taking part can call (330) 318-9563, or just show up.
The B&O Station is now open seven days a week and features Rust Belt Brewing Co. beers. Hours are Monday through Friday, 5 p.m. to closing; Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to closing.
Make reservations now for Welsh banquet
NILES — March 1 is the day reserved to honor St. David, the patron saint of Wales. He is not as well known as St. Patrick, but Welsh people throughout the world celebrate St. David’s Day, continuing an ancient tradition.
The Niles Gymanfa Ganu Association will hold its annual St. David’s Day banquet Feb. 22 at McKinley Memorial Auditorium, 40 Main St. .
Punch, Welsh cakes and bara brith will be served at 2:30 p.m., and dinner will follow at 3 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Welsh baritone Trevor Williams, harpist Kirk Kupensky and Geraint Wilkes.
Donations are $14 for the swiss steak dinner, $16 for the chicken francaise dinner, $17 for lamb shank and $8 for child’s dinner of chicken tenders. Reservations can be obtained from Nelson Llewellyn, 5161 Calla Ave., Warren, OH 44483, (330) 847-9892. Deadline is Feb. 19.
Plain Dealer Pavilion gets a new name
CLEVELAND — Plain Dealer Pavilion, the 5,000-seat amphitheater on the West Bank of the Flats, is now known as Nautica Pavilion.
Live Nation will continue to be the exclusive concert promoter of the Nautica Pavilion. Go to livenation.com for ticket information.
The Nautica Entertainment Complex, which encompasses the amphitheater, includes a half-mile long boardwalk, the Nautica Queen tour boat, the Powerhouse building (home of the Improv, Howl at the Moon Saloon, Rock Bottom Brewery and Windows on the River), the Sugar Warehouse (Shooters and Silk) and the Apartments at Nautica.
School postpones ‘Annie, Jr.’ performances
BOARDMAN — The St. Charles Elementary School Drama Club’s production of “Annie, Jr.” has been postponed due to an automobile accident involving the father of some of the students. The new dates of the play are March 6 and 7 at 7:30 p.m. and March 8 at 2 p.m. Performances are in the gymnasium at St. Charles on Westview Drive at U.S. 224. Tickets are $3 ($2 for seniors and children 12 and under).