Top 10 things to do this month

Here's our list of the tope ten events you won't want to miss in November.
Funcoast
Nov 6, 2012

1. High Roller Happy Hours at Sandusky State Theatre & Berardi’s
Why you should go: There are only two High Roller Happy Hours left! Join us from 5-7 p.m. on the Thursdays of Nov. 8 & 15 at the Sandusky State and Berardi’s, respectively, for your chance to win awesome prizes. The High Roller Happy Hours are your only chance to win tickets on the Fun Bus, which will be taking all of our high roller winners to and from the Hollywood Casino in Toledo on Dec. 1.
WHEN: 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8 & 15
WHERE: Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky & Berardi’s, 1019 Perkins Ave., Sandusky
COST: Free
INFO: editor@funcoast.com

2. Firelands Symphony Orchestra’s “An American Salute”
Why you should go: The Firelands Symphony Orchestra celebrates Veterans Day early this year with its “An American Salute” show. The patriotic pops concert features a variety of acts including Lincoln historian and impersonator Jim Getty.
WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10
WHERE: Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
COST: $25-$28 (students with school ID, veterans of the armed services and active duty personnel with military IDs get in free)
INFO: 419-626-1950 or www.sanduskystate.com

3. Girls’ Night Out
Why you should go: In its eighth consecutive year, Girls’ Night Out is gearing up for another night of fun, all while donating the funds to help benefit local cancer patients. GNO is a favorite event in the area, and one you won’t want to miss. With jewelry, food samples, raffles and more, we know we’ll be there.
WHEN: 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14
WHERE: Kalahari Resort, 7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky
COST: $45/Ticket
INFO: www.girlsnightoutcharity.com

4. Chelle in Wonderland
Why you should go: It’s a birthday party with booze, live music, cupcakes and more, who wouldn’t want to go? Enjoy live music by local bands spanning in styles from hip-hop to metal, and side show performers showing off all sorts of skills.
WHEN: 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10
WHERE: The Underground, 224 E. Water Street, Sandusky
COST: $5 for adults 21 years old and older and $8 for anyone under 21 years old
INFO: www.facebook.com/events/450843711632884/ or www.undergroundsandusky.com

5. Sandusky Christmas Lighting Ceremony
Why you should go: If you’re like us here at Funcoast, you’ve been watching light covered decorations go up piece by piece in Washington Park and have been wondering what they’ll look like once they’re all plugged in. This is your chance to see them fully lit for the first time of the year. Bring the family, it’s sure to be a great event for all.
WHEN: 6-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23
WHERE: Washington Park, Sandusky
COST: Free
INFO: 419-627-5886

6. Black Friday & Cyber Monday
Why you should go: Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the best shopping days of the year, especially for holiday shopping. Get your gifts for family and friends at great prices, plus, maybe a few treats for yourself too. Don’t forget to text FRIDAY to 41948 for exclusive deals and prizes from Funcoast.com on Black Friday.
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 23 & Monday, Nov. 26
WHERE: Where ever you choose to do your shopping
COST: Less than what you’d spend other days
INFO: Funcoast.com

7. The Big Game
Why you should go: It’s the biggest football game of the year for Ohioans and Michiganders alike. Whether you choose to cheer on your team at the bar, a friend’s place, or in your own home, don’t miss out on this awesome chance to party it up with your friends. Keep an eye on Funcoast.com for updates on where the best parties will be, and tips on how to have your own.
WHEN: 12 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24
WHERE: Where ever you choose to celebrate
COST: Tons of Buckeye or Wolverine pride
INFO: www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com or www.mgoblue.com

8. Jive Turkey Jamboree
Why you should go: Head out to the Underground and spend your Thanksgiving Eve in style with Ball and Chain, Charmaine Evonne and Ebin's Flow! Ball and Chain, one of Ohio's best Janis Joplin tribute bands, will be rocking The Underground stage along with Charmaine Evonne from Pennsylvania and local Jam masters Ebin's Flow.
WHEN: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21
WHERE: The Underground, 224 E. Water Street, Sandusky
COST: Pre-sale – $5/Ticket; Day of show – $8/21 yrs & up $11/Under 21 yrs
INFO: facebook.com/events/292520154181944/ or www.undergroundsandusky.com

9. Holiday Madcap: Claus for a Cause
Why you should go: Once again local talent, local veterans and performers from the Sandusky State Theatre will present both holiday and traditional entertainment to “ring in the holiday season.” Then get ready to “rock the night away” for the second half of the evening with local bands performing. To round out the evening there will be a silent auction. In addition to all this fun, this event is also a fundraiser to help make the Christmas season a little brighter for kids in need.
WHEN: 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18
WHERE: Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
COST: $10; Kids free with an adult
INFO: 419-626-1950 or www.sanduskystate.com

10. ReBeats
Why you should go: ReBeats perform tributes to The Beatles and the British Invasion that features an appearance by an Austin Powers-type character. They have earned a reputation for entertaining audiences with the energy and exuberance that typified the 60’s.
WHEN: 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24
WHERE: Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
COST: $10-$20
INFO: 419-626-1950 or www.sanduskystate.com