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    Igudesman & Joo

    1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (800) 292-4141

    Date(s): 5/11/2019

    Seriously talented and seriously funny, Igudesman and Joo return to the Minnesota Orchestra for a one-of-a-kind madcap musical satire.

  • CLINK SIP & SAVOR WINE MARKET

    CLINK SIP & SAVOR WINE MARKET

    214 4th Street East, Saint Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: 555-555-5555

    Date(s): 4/27/2019

    Sip, savor and shop at Minnesota’s largest local wine pop-up shop! Think you can’t visit 20 Minnesota wineries in a day? You can, if you come to CLINK! – Minnesota's largest one-day “pop-up wine shop" at Union Depot in Saint Paul, MN on Saturday, April 27 from 2-6pm.

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    Vanska Conducts Beethoven and Sibelius

    1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (800) 292-4141

    Date(s): 4/25/2019, 4/26/2019-4/27/2019

    Nordic forest spirits meet Greek gods in a performance that combines ethereal expressiveness with glittering Romanticism as Vanska conducts Tomasson, Siblelius, Beethoven, and the U.S. premiere of composer Geoffrey Gordon's Prometheus.

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    Spring on the Farm

    4345 101st Ave N, Brooklyn Park
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > Brooklyn Park
    Phone: (763) 493-4604

    Date(s): 5/18/2019

    It's planting time on the Eidem farm!

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    Elizabeth Price

    725 Vineland Pl, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 375-7600

    Date(s): 12/8/2018-2/23/2020

    London-based artist Elizabeth Price (UK, b. 1966) creates richly layered, moving image works made specifically for gallery settings. Composed of a broad range of imagery sourced from analogue and digital photography, animation, and motion graphics, her works are often accompanied by scrolling text, narrated by a computerized voice and paired with music.

  • Candytopia

    Candytopia

    60 E Broadway, Bloomington
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Bloomington
    Phone: (952) 883-8800

    Date(s): 3/7/2019-9/1/2019

    Candytopia, the candy-coated experiential adventure that has delighted over half a million guests across the country, is bringing its confectionery wonderland to Mall of America. The attraction offers more than one dozen rooms with larger-than-life interactive art installations and full sensory experiences. Candytopia Mall of America will feature the most popular attractions from its past locations along with new elements inspired by local culture and landmarks unique to this location.

  • Autonomy at Mixed Blood Theatre

    Autonomy at Mixed Blood Theatre

    175 West Kellogg Blvd, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (612) 338-6131

    Date(s): 5/9/2019-5/12/2019

    A nine-scene theatre extravaganza commingling climate change, autonomous vehicles, and immigration into one drive-in theatre experience.

  • Ladies Night Out!

    Ladies Night Out!

    101 Main Street S., Stillwater
    Minneapolis / St Paul > St Croix River Valley > Stillwater
    Phone: 651-351-1717

    Date(s): 3/7/2019, 5/9/2019, 9/12/2019, 11/7/2019

    Stillwater Ladies Night Out

  • 50th Anniversary BioBlitz at Wood-Rill SNA

    50th Anniversary BioBlitz at Wood-Rill SNA

    Old Long Lake Rd, Wayzata
    Minneapolis / St Paul > West Metro > Wayzata
    Phone: (651) 259-5165

    Date(s): 5/9/2019

    Come celebrate 50 years of preserving some of Minnesota's most special natural areas by joining in an evening in the Big Woods to identify as many plant species as possible in the first ever BioBlitz at Wood-Rill SNA.

  • Walk with a Naturalist

    Walk with a Naturalist

    2500 Co Rd E, St Anthony
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > St Anthony
    Phone: (763) 694-7707

    Date(s): 2/10/2019-2/10/2019, 3/10/2019-3/10/2019, 4/14/2019-4/14/2019, 5/19/2019-5/19/2019

    Stroll through the park watching and listening for seasonal birds and other happenings. Free. Ages: All.

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    Young People's: The Tin Forest

    1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (800) 292-4141

    Date(s): 5/8/2019-5/9/2019

    This exploration concert is recommended for grades 1-3 The beloved children's book The Tin Forest comes to life in this magical concert.

  • Cry It Out

    Cry It Out

    320 5th Ave SE, Osseo
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > Osseo
    Phone: (763) 493-8733

    Date(s): 4/12/2019-5/12/2019

    A whip-smart comedy with a sharp edge, Cry it Out takes an honest look at being home with a baby, the power of female friendship, the dilemma of going back to work, and the effect class has on parenthood in America.

  • Women Who Influence

    Women Who Influence

    2325 Endicott St, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (651) 340-5793

    Date(s): 4/28/2019

  • Cher

    Cher

    199 Kellogg Blvd, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (651) 726-8240

    Date(s): 5/18/2019

    The one and only Cher is set to hit the road with the HERE WE GO AGAIN Tour and will make a stop in Saint Paul on May 18, 2019 at 8pm.

  • St. Croix Valley Art Opener Studio Tour

    St. Croix Valley Art Opener Studio Tour

    , Stillwater
    Minneapolis / St Paul > St Croix River Valley > Stillwater
    Phone: (651) 351-1717

    Date(s): 5/3/2019-5/5/2019

    The annual artOPENer Studio Tour held each spring provides an outstanding opportunity to visit an eclectic mix of diverse artists’ studios nestled in the scenic St. Croix Valley.

  • St Paul Civic Symphony Mother's Day Concert

    St Paul Civic Symphony Mother's Day Concert

    75 5th St W , St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: 651-292-3225

    Date(s): 5/12/2019

    FREE Mother's Day concert is a tradition in Saint Paul.

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    Tree-Mendous Arbor Day Celebration

    2659 7th St E, Maplewood
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Maplewood
    Phone: (651) 249-2170

    Date(s): 5/3/2019

    Join us in a celebration of trees and all they do for us!

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    Speculative Bodies

    2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (888) 642-2787

    Date(s): 1/26/2019-3/15/2020

    The works presented in this exhibition broadly question how technology has reimagined the physical body - as avatar, prosthesis, shell, surrogate, or otherwise - as well as its ongoing ramifications for understanding the evolving human condition.

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    How Does Your Pollinator Garden Grow?

    2500 Co Rd E, St Anthony
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > St Anthony
    Phone: (763) 694-7707

    Date(s): 4/27/2019

    Get your yard ready for spring by supporting native pollinators AND beautifying it with art!

  • The Puppet Adventures of Ned the Naturalist

    The Puppet Adventures of Ned the Naturalist

    2500 Co Rd E, St Anthony
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > St Anthony
    Phone: (763) 694-7707

    Date(s): 2/10/2019-2/10/2019, 3/10/2019-3/10/2019, 4/14/2019-4/14/2019, 5/19/2019-5/19/2019

    Follow Ned the Nerdy Naturalist as he stops Trasher the Trash Can from trashing nature. Try art making with a take-home activity related to the show. Performance begins promptly at 1PM. Free. Ages: All.

  • May Featured Artists: Dobbratz, Gruetzmacher, Lang, Schwartzkopf, Shaughnessy

    May Featured Artists: Dobbratz, Gruetzmacher, Lang, Schwartzkopf, Shaughnessy

    2424 Franklin Ave E, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 339-8007

    Date(s): 5/7/2019-6/2/2019

    This month's artists offer an exploration of texture. There are the textile-inspired patterns by Dobbratz, and the soft and strong Schwartzkopf forms and colors. Find geometric practical simplicity in Gruetzmacher's wares and layers of light and dark, matte and glossy in Shaughnessy's body of functional work. The visual and sensory textures in Lang's work incorporate adobe, printed images, and a tempting layer of encaustic. The show will engage the viewer and encourage a deeper curiosity.

  • Cinco de Mayo - West Side Saint Paul

    Cinco de Mayo - West Side Saint Paul

    , St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: 651-223-7400

    Date(s): 5/4/2019

    A family friendly cultural experience that spans over six blocks.

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    The Play That Goes Wrong

    910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 339-7007

    Date(s): 5/7/2019-5/12/2019

    What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You'd get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning smash comedy!

  • Whirlygig 2019

    Whirlygig 2019

    711 15th Ave NE, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 843-5090

    Date(s): 5/17/2019, 5/18/2019, 5/19/2019

    Let’s get Whirly! Our Art-a-Whirl® celebration, Whirlygig, is back for yet another year of delicious brews, tasty eats, and a fire music line-up including The Bad Man, Har Mar Superstar, and Pert Near Sandstone, with the full list below. We’re high-key so excited to share the news with you so keep scrolling for info on all the good times we’re going to have!

  • John O'Leary: On Fire, Live Inspired.

    John O'Leary: On Fire, Live Inspired.

    6901 Normandale Rd, Edina
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Edina
    Phone: (952) 920-8515

    Date(s): 5/2/2019

    Join us for an evening of inspiration and purpose. Amplify Mission Network brings national speaker and best selling author, John O'Leary, to Minneapolis to share an inspiring message on meaning and purpose in daily living.

  • The Loft's Wordplay

    The Loft's Wordplay

    Suite 200, Open Book, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 215-2575

    Date(s): 5/11/2019-5/12/2019

    The Loft's inaugural Wordplay will be Minnesota’s largest celebration of readers, writers, and great books. We believe that stories are essential. The Loft's Wordplay will bring together leading authors and thinkers for critical civic conversations. Taking place May 11-12, 2019 this is the first big outdoor Minnesota event of the year. From interactive, one-of-a-kind sessions with big-name authors and emerging voices to live music and cooking demonstrations with top cookbook authors, there will be something for absolutely everyone.

  • Sportsology

    Sportsology

    120 Kellogg Blvd W, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (800) 221-9444

    Date(s): 1/6/2017-12/31/2021

    In this brand new addition to the exhibit galleries, every field, court, track, and gym becomes a science lab! By studying the body in motion, you’ll gain a better understanding of exactly what it takes to make that basket, swing that racket, or score that goal. Included with museum admission.

  • Caught

    Caught

    818 S 2nd St, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (877) 447-8243

    Date(s): 5/17/2019-6/2/2019

    The Guthrie presents a Full Circle Theater production of the Obie Award-winning play Caught.

  • PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen

    PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen

    500 S 6th St, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (000) 000-0000

    Date(s): 4/26/2019

    PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen will feature newly remastered and never-before-released audio and video of Prince accompanied live on The Armory stage by an all-star ensemble of musicians who performed alongside the icon throughout his storied career. The live concert experience will showcase Prince in his inimitable sound and style, highlighting the incendiary energy he brought to each perform.

  • The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra's Liquid Music Presents: James McVinnie & Darkstar

    The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra's Liquid Music Presents: James McVinnie & Darkstar

    84 Church St SE, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 624-2345

    Date(s): 5/4/2019

    One of the world's most sought-after organists, James McVinnie’s boundless approach to music has led him to collaborations with a wide variety of artists across musical genres such as Nico Muhly, Squarepusher, Shara Nova (My Brightest Diamond), Oneohtrix Point Never and Bryce Dessner. McVinnie will be joined by London-based electronics duo Darkstar for a full evening of new music for electronics and organ performed on Northrop's spectacular refurbished Aeolian-Skinner organ.

  • Women Run the Cities (5K, 10K, 10 Mile)

    Women Run the Cities (5K, 10K, 10 Mile)

    4801 S Minnehaha Dr, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (651) 289-7700

    Date(s): 5/19/2019

    Voted one of the top races for women in the country, the Women Run the Cities is the premier women's race in all of Minnesota.

  • Paris in the 20s April 27th

    Paris in the 20s April 27th

    11661 Myeron Rd, Stillwater
    Minneapolis / St Paul > St Croix River Valley > Stillwater
    Phone: 651-439-9747

    Date(s): 4/27/2019

    Join us at The Outing Lodge in a celebration of 1920’s Parisian food and culture. Enjoy a step back in time, perhaps partake in lively discussion of Ernest Hemingway's A Moveable Feast, a memoir of Hemingway's years in Paris in the 1920s Our dinner is based on a menu by Lynne Rosetto Kasper, food writer and MPR host of "The Splendid Table." The evening includes live dinner music.

  • Artist talk: Ted Adler

    Artist talk: Ted Adler

    2424 Franklin Ave E, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 339-8007

    Date(s): 4/23/2019

    Please join NCC in welcoming McKnight Artist Resident Ted Adler into the NCC community from April through June. He will present an artist talk on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 6 pm in NCC’s Library. This presentation is free and open to the public.

  • MnDOT Open House - Cedar Truck Station

    MnDOT Open House - Cedar Truck Station

    1900 E 66th Street, Richfield
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Richfield
    Phone: (651) 234-7421

    Date(s): 4/27/2019

  • Valborg at ASI

    Valborg at ASI

    2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 871-4907

    Date(s): 4/26/2019

    Celebrate the coming of spring like a Swede and grab the last chance to snap a selfie with the Solar Egg! The Valborg tradition in Sweden is marked by bonfires and songs to welcome spring. Specialty cocktails and snacks by FIKA cafe will be available for purchase.

  • Early Baroque meets Jazz

    Early Baroque meets Jazz

    1524 Summit Ave, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (111) 111-1111

    Date(s): 5/11/2019, 5/12/2019

    What does the music of Claudio Monteverdi and Jeremy Walker have in common? Italian Poetry of G.B. Marino and a figured Bass line. Come and hear this project of newly commissioned works of Jazz Musician Jeremy Walker by Consortium Carissimi. His brother Tom Walker will play theorbo and lute too.

  • Festival of Nations

    Festival of Nations

    175 W Kellogg Blvd, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (651) 647-0191

    Date(s): 5/2/2019-5/5/2019

    One of the largest multi-cultural events in the United States.

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    Fulton Gran Fundo

    2540 NE 2nd St, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 333-3208

    Date(s): 5/4/2019

    Route is designed to minimize high traffic roads and trails, but since the route is on roads and trails open to the public, riders are expected to observe traffic laws and respect other trail users, motorists, and pedestrians. The ride will be mostly unsupported, so come prepared. There will be a couple aid stations along the route to provide limited food and hydration.

  • Blackout Improv

    Blackout Improv

    1501 S 4th St, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (888) 338-0937

    Date(s): 3/18/2019-3/18/2019, 4/15/2019-4/15/2019, 5/20/2019-5/20/2019, 6/17/2019-6/17/2019

    Blackout Improv is a mix of comedy, social justice, and arts access. 3rd Monday of the month except 9/24,* from 8pm - 10pm *event moved up to Sunday 9/23

  • Chicago Avenue Project: Fortune Favors the Bold

    Chicago Avenue Project: Fortune Favors the Bold

    3501 Chicago Ave S, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 825-0459

    Date(s): 4/22/2019, 4/23/2019

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    An Evening with Beth Hart

    710 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 339-7007

    Date(s): 4/23/2019

    This September, Beth Hart returns for a very intimate solo tour. Get ready to see the ‘Hart & Soul’ of this Grammy-nominated powerhouse like you’ve never seen her before, raw and unplugged. Beth Hart, returns to Minnesota on Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Pantages Theatre with tickets on sale Friday, May 4th at 10AM.

  • Kids Fishing Clinic

    Kids Fishing Clinic

    9750 Egret Boulevard, Coon Rapids
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > Coon Rapids
    Phone: (763) 324-3350

    Date(s): 5/4/2019

    Bring the family and learn how to fish, be safe near the water, cast, identify fish and enjoy a free lunch!

  • Taste of Iceland: Icelandic Menu at Red Stag Supperclub

    Taste of Iceland: Icelandic Menu at Red Stag Supperclub

    509 1st Avenue NE, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 767-7766

    Date(s): 5/2/2019-5/5/2019

  • Doors Open Minneapolis

    Doors Open Minneapolis

    , Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 870-1234

    Date(s): 5/18/2019-5/19/2019

    Doors Open Minneapolis is your chance to explore the buildings that tell our city's story. From theaters to business hubs, sacred spaces to private clubs, sports complexes to engineering wonders, historical gems to not-even-open-yet buildings, Doors Open Minneapolis will give visitors a FREE behind-the-scenes look at over 100 exciting venues. We're hoping to enrich experiences by presenting meaningful conversations with many of the people who make these venues the marvels that they are.

  • Tapestries 4.0

    Tapestries 4.0

    528 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 206-3600

    Date(s): 4/26/2019-4/27/2019, 4/28/2019

    The Karen L. Charles Threads Dance Project's 12th Season will open with Tapestries 4.0 - a program dedicated to providing choreographic opportunities for local artists to see their work come to fruition in a produced show. Tapestries 4.0 features local choreographers Leila Awadallah, Julie Marie Muskat and Deja Stowers.

  • The Darkest Night of Your Life 4K

    The Darkest Night of Your Life 4K

    12800 Bunker Prairie Rd NW, Coon Rapids
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > Coon Rapids
    Phone: (763) 323-2066

    Date(s): 5/3/2019

    Walk/Run to Raise Awareness and Funds for Homeless Youth.

  • “The Vikings Begin”

    “The Vikings Begin”

    2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 871-4907

    Date(s): 5/17/2019-10/27/2019

    "The Vikings Begin" is an exciting exhibition that features dozens of early Viking artifacts from boat graves discovered at a site in central Sweden. These incredibly well-preserved objects, many of which are 1400 years old, tell the story of the rise of the Viking Age – of when, why and how Viking society began, as well as the stores of the people buried with them. The exhibition is based on cutting-edge research that sheds new light on Viking society, the role of women and maritime innovation that allowed the Vikings to reach faraway lands.

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    Ordway Cabaret: A Brand New Day Part Two - Rise Up!

    345 Washington Street, St Paul
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > St Paul
    Phone: (651) 224-4222

    Date(s): 5/2/2019

    From "The Age of Aquarius" to "The Story of Tonight," join us for Rise Up!, an entertaining and enlightening evening of Broadway songs about passions and politics from groundbreaking musicals like Hair, The Color Purple, Ragtime, Rent, Fun Home, Hairspray, and Hamilton.

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    Jim Jefferies

    910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Minneapolis/St Paul > Minneapolis
    Phone: (612) 339-7007

    Date(s): 5/18/2019

    Jim Jefferies is one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation, entertaining audiences across the globe with his controversial, belief-challenging, and thought-provoking comedy. He was recently named one of the top 5 touring comedians in the world.

  • Mother's Day Weekend

    Mother's Day Weekend

    15788 Kelley Farm Rd, Elk River
    Minneapolis / St Paul > North Metro > Elk River
    Phone: (763) 441-6896

    Date(s): 5/11/2019, 5/12/2019

    Celebrate mothers of all species as the Kelley Farm springs to life.

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