Weekend Suggestions 11/6-11/8

(Megan Zendek/ Fourth Estate)

(Megan Zendek/ Fourth Estate)

Kelsey Davidson, Staff Writer

On-Campus Events

“Art of Time Ensemble: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”

Taking place Sunday, Nov. 8, at 7 p.m. in Concert Hall on the Fairfax Campus, this concert will put a twist on classic Beatles songs using new arrangements and musical styles. Mason students can get two free tickets with a Mason ID. Check out the link below for the specific singers and songs being performed.



Power Meet

On Saturday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., students can take part in the Power Meet happening at the RAC. The event will feature benching, squatting and deadlift challenges, and prizes will be awarded to winners. Check out the website for more details.



Compania Flamenca Jose Porcel: Flamenco Fire

This event is taking place Sunday, Nov. 8, at 4 p.m. in Merchant Hall at the Hylton Performing Arts Center at Mason’s Science and Technology Campus. Mason students can get one free ticket with a Mason ID to see this performance, which combines the art of flamenco with different cultural influences. Click the link below for more details.




Potomac Mills Family Fall Festival

For students with cars, this is the event for you! Potomac Mills in Woodbridge, Va., is hosting a Fall Festival with music, food and a corn hole tournament. The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the front parking lot. Check out the Facebook page for more details.



Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology

For those who love Indiana Jones, there is an exhibit currently open at the National Geographic Museum in D.C. that features the historical icon. The exhibit will include original props, costumes and even some of the archaeological items discussed in the films. Located near Farragut North on the Orange Line, the museum is easily accessible by Metro from Mason. Tickets are $12 for students. Check out the link below for additional information and a fun video.



Metro Tap Roots

Happening Friday, Nov. 6, through Sunday, Nov. 8, this festival celebrates D.C.’s rich history of tap dance by offering performances, classes and panel discussions. Students can pay $15 to see a tap performance accompanied by live music on Saturday at 8 p.m. or stop by on Sunday to take a class or two. Registration for classes costs $25 and must be done in advance. The event will finish up with the Closing Jam, taking place Sunday, Nov. 8, at 4:15 p.m. Tickets for the Closing Jam are $10.

All festival events will take place at the Dance Place, located at 3225 8th St. N.E., near the Brookland-CUA Metro station on the Red Line. Click the link below for more details.