Top 5 things to do this weekend

Mark Brooky • Jan 11, 2018 at 12:00 PM

Winter returns Friday, the forecasters say, but instead of whining about, downtown Grand Haven offers the opportunity to “wine” about it!

(1) Wine About Winter — 5-9 p.m. Friday in Grand Haven’s downtown and Centertown. Local stores and Grand Haven Main Street host the wine tasting and artist exhibits. This year’s theme, “Toast to the West Coast,” is a salute to California, Oregon and Washington wines. Free shuttle to more than 20 venues. Tastes are $3; commemorative glass and tasting package is $10. Tickets are available in advance at Santo Stefano del Lago, 12 Washington Ave. The artists awards presentation will take place at the Tri-Cities Historical Museum, 200 Washington, at 5 p.m.

(2) Uneven Ground concert — 2-3 p.m. Sunday at Loutit District Library, 407 Columbus Ave., Grand Haven. The band will perform in the library’s upper-level lobby as part of the 2018 Sunday Afternoon Concert Series. Uneven Ground is a four-piece, traditional Celtic band blending vocals with instrumentals to bring their listeners on a unique musical journey. Admission is free.

(3) Mary Fahl concert — 8-10 p.m. Friday at Seven Steps Up, 116 S. Jackson St., Spring Lake. Fahl is the former lead singer of October Project. She offers a little folk, a little pop, a little opera. Tickets start at $30.

(4) West Michigan Symphony’s “Germanic Classics” concert — 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Frauenthal Center, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon. Conductor Scott Speck will lead the symphony in a homage to German composers of the classical period. WMS principal horn Paul Clifton is featured on Richard Strauss’ tribute to Mozart. Ticket prices range from $10 to $54.

(5) Muskegon Bridal Expo — Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Frauenthal Center, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon. Everything a bride needs to plan her wedding can be found at the expo. The fashion show begins at 3 p.m. Admission is free.

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