Things to do in the Scranton area this weekend
Mountain Sky Orchestra: $5.The Mountain Sky Orchestra has been seeking new venues, and they’ll be bringing their covers of the Grateful Dead and other bands from their favorite musical era to the V-Spot Bar for the first time. They’ll be performing at 9:45 p.m. Feb. 19 at 906 Providence Road, Scranton.
NEPA Horror Film Festival and New Belgium Brewing event: Free! At 6 p.m. Feb. 18, Ale Mary’s will host a New Belgium Brewing event from 6 to 8 p.m., followed by NEPA Horror Film Festival screenings of “Boardinghouse,” “Death Metal Zombies” and “Evil Night.” Ale Mary’s is located at 126 Franklin Ave. in Scranton.
Decade vs. Decade: $4. It’s the ’80s vs. the ’90s when Scranton’s DJ Quoth spins the hits from each era, and the decade that wins the crowd vote will be featured during the night’s last hour. The 21-plus event starts at 9:30 p.m. Feb. 20 and goes down at The Keys, 244 Penn Ave., Scranton. Be there or be (insert decade-appropriate insult here).
‘TRAY’ Fundraiser at Backyard Ale House: $20. “Tray,” a documentary abut Old Forge style pizza that’s scheduled to begin shooting next month, will hold a fundraiser Sunday, Feb. 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Backyard Ale House, 523 Linden St., Scranton. $20 nabs you domestic beers and pizza from Salerno’s, Elio G’s and other shops.