1. Valentine’s Sweetheart Spectacular
Debra Records presents “Saturday Night Live with the Oldies Vol. 3: Valentine’s Sweetheart Spectacular” on Saturday, Feb. 10, at The Club at the Highlands, 2700 Highland Blvd., Archbald.
Desire, an Easton doo-wop and oldies band, will perform love songs, doo-wop, ‘50s and ‘60s classics and Motown tributes. Tommy Zito opens the show. Buffet dinner begins at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7.
VIP seating by the dance floor, which includes dinner and the show, is $49. Premier seating with dinner and show is $39, and general admission is $20.
For reservations, call Joe Tutino at 570-499-4904.
Beat cabin fever and get active this weekend.
Scranton Running Co. holds Shiver by the River on Saturday, Feb. 10. Race registration is 8:30 to 9:45 a.m.
Participants have the options of a 5k run, a 10k run and a two-mile walk along Lackawanna River Heritage Trail. All races begin at 10 a.m. Pre-registration is available online at runsignup.com/shiverbytheriver2 until Thursday, Feb. 8, at 11:59 p.m.
Runners who pre-registered can pick up their registration packets on Friday, Feb. 9, from noon to 7 p.m. at Scranton Running Co., 3 W. Olive St. For more information, call 570-955-0921.
College students can take a break from homework this weekend to have some winter fun.
Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, hosts College SnowJam on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The day includes skiing, snowtubing, rail jam, games, live entertainment, food, kegs and more.
In advance, lift tickets (from noon to 9 p.m.) are $20, rentals are $15, snowtubing is $20 and rail jam entry is $10. Regular ticket rates will apply if purchased the day of the event.
Tickets are available online at montagemountainresorts.com. For more information, call 570-969-7669.
Travel back in time with ‘80s tribute band Jessie’s Girl.
On Friday, Feb. 9, the band will perform its“Back to the Eighties” show for all ages at the Ice Box Sports Complex, 800 Providence Road, Scranton, at 8 p.m.
Doors open at 7 p.m. and EJ the DJ will spin tunes before the Jessie’s Girl takes the stage.
The band is known for high-energy performances and signature looks, reminiscence of the decade of Rubik’s Cubes, Spandex and DayGlo. Fans can expect to hear Jessie’s Girl’s take on classics including, “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun,” “Let’s Go Crazy,” “Shadows of the Night” and more.
The event, presented by the Piazza Law Group, Sheeley’s Drug Store and Coors Light, benefits Friends of the Scranton Knights, and a portion of the ticket sales will go to the organization.
General admission tickets are $22 in advance and $25 day of show. Tickets can be purchased at eventbrite.com.
Board and card game lovers can play their favorites this weekend during NEPA Rainbow Alliance’s Rainbow Adult Board Game Night. The event takes place Friday, Feb. 9., at The Vault Tap & Kitchen, 301 N. Main Ave., Scranton, from 7-11 p.m.
The evening will include board games, card games and dice, in addition to food and drinks for sale. Participants can bring their own games or choose from the variety of games provided.
For more information, call 570-972-2523.