Captain Rat to perform at EIU's Family Weekend celebration

Captain Rat to perform at EIU's Family Weekend celebration

CHARLESTON — The Champaign-based band Captain Rat and the Blind Rivets will take its family-oriented show to the Doudna Fine Arts Center at 7 p.m. Saturday as part of Eastern Illinois University's Family Weekend celebration.

A well-known regional act, Captain Rat is known for its stage show featuring props, silly hats, zany antics and rock and roll.

In addition to the concert, a picnic will take place in the Doudna Performance Courtyard from 5:30 to the start of the concert.

Tickets are $10 each for the concert and the picnic and may be bought at eiu.edu/doudna or the Doudna's box office.

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