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Friday, August 1 2014


08/01/2014 - 9:00pm - 08/02/2014 - 2:00am

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OPEN STUDIOS: Lowertown First Friday

06/06/2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
08/01/2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
09/05/2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Lowertown First Fridays (LFF) is an association of artists who open their studios (or have a gallery arrangement) on the first Fridays of each month.

Raise the Wage Coalition victory party

08/01/2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

From the Minneapolis Labor Review:

"Minnesota’s minimum wage goes up Friday, August 1, the first increase since 2005 and the first step of several increases that will boost the minimum wage to $9.50 by 2016.

Neverland – Circus Juventas’ Annual Summer Spectacular

08/01/2014 - 1:00pm - 08/17/2014 - 1:00pm

This summer childhood reigns as audiences fly high over the rooftops of London with the capricious Pan, his naughty fairy, Tink, and the carefree Darling children to the magical island of Neverland

2014 Uptown Art Fair

08/01/2014 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm
08/02/2014 - 10:00am - 8:00pm
08/03/2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Professional works of art ranging from limited editions to one-of-a-kind treasures in each of 12 media including sculpture, painting, ceramics, jewelry, mixed media, and more.  Over 350 talented fine artists from around the world!

Festa Italiana MN

08/01/2014 - 11:00am - 08/03/2014 - 6:00pm

Festa Italiana MN began its huge endeavor to produce a Festival that celebrates the vibrant culture of Italy and the fascinating story of Italian Americans in Minnesota.

Auditions for the St. Catherine Choral Society 2014

08/01/2014 (All day)

The St. Catherine Choral Society invites area singers to audition for membership in preparation for the 2014–15 season.

Ninja Turtle Pizza Party Camp

08/01/2014 (All day)

Create art inspired by these popular teenagers and enjoy a pizza lunch too! Extended care available.

Tracks in the Snow: The Minnesota Muslim Experience since 1880

07/31/2014 (All day) - 08/08/2014 (All day)
08/02/2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Named with a nod to our northern clime, the traveling exhibit Tracks in the Snow: The Minnesota Muslim Experience since 1880&n

TuckUnder Projects presents "Paint No Wrong Paint No Right"

07/31/2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
07/31/2014 (All day) - 08/31/2014 (All day)

TuckUnder Projects is pleased to announce the duo painting exhibition Paint No Wrong Paint No Right, featuring the work of Justine Di Fiore & Samuel Bjorgum. An opening reception will take place at TuckUnder Projects Thursday, July 31, 6-9 p.m. The exhibitions run from Thursday, July 31 – Sunday, August 31, with unstructured hours Wednesday through Sunday, and by appointment.

Minnesota Fringe Festival 2014

07/31/2014 (All day) - 08/10/2014 (All day)

There is one big thing that makes Fringe different from any other event in town:

All the shows you’ll see at Fringe were selected randomly.

Rosa Mexicano Annual Ice Cream Festival

07/31/2014 (All day) - 08/24/2014 (All day)

This summer Rosa Mexicano will keep things cool with their annual Ice Cream Festival, featuring Flavors of Mexico a la Mode: desserts inspired by classic sa

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz at Cardinal Tavern

07/28/2014 - 7:00pm - 07/28/2015 - 7:00pm
08/05/2014 - 7:00pm
08/12/2014 - 7:00pm
08/19/2014 - 7:00pm
08/26/2014 - 7:00pm

Every Tuesday at 7pm, quizzers descend upon the Cardinal Tavern in S.

GoFish Gotta Move Vacation Bible School

07/28/2014 - 9:00am - 08/01/2014 - 11:30am

Berea Lutheran Church's 2014 Vacation Bible School is Go Fish's Gotta Move - Keepin' In Step With The Spirit.  Join us for Bible study, crafts, snacks, music and games! 

THEATER ALL YEAR | Stages Theatre Company Presents "The Wiz"

07/26/2014 - 7:00pm - 08/02/2014 - 7:00pm

Based on the original Tony-Award winning Broadway musical, this is the familiar story of Dorothy's tornado-driven adventure in Oz, and the wonderful characters who befriend and protect her: the Tin


07/25/2014 - 7:00pm - 08/03/2014 - 2:00pm

St. Anthony Community Theater (SACT) presents The Wizard of Oz. Join us as we help Dorothy find her way back home to Kansas in this family-friendly production!

Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art

07/24/2014 (All day) - 01/04/2015 (All day)

This groundbreaking exhibition is the first comprehensive survey of performance art by black artists working from the perspective of the visual arts from the 1960s to the present.

"Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" at the Guthrie Theater

07/19/2014 (All day) - 08/31/2014 (All day)

In this hilarious comedy of ill manners, the 2013 Tony Award winner for Best Play, Vanya and his adopted sister Sonia are living a quiet life in the Pennsylvania farmhouse where they grew up, while their sister Masha travels the world as a movie star. Just as their cleaning woman issues a warning about terrible events in their future, Masha returns for an unannounced visit with her 20-something boy toy Spike in tow – and so begins an unforgettable weekend building to a fever pitch of rivalry, regret and racket. Mixing Chekhov sensibilities with modern cringe-worthy flair, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is a delightfully off-kilter summer romp that critics have hailed "a sublime state of hilarity" and "a zany joy!"

Figures and Faces: New Works by Michael Weatherly

07/15/2014 - 8:00am - 08/13/2014 - 2:00am

Michael Weatherly will show his latest series of prints at the "Figures & Faces" solo exhibition at the Nomad World Pub July 15-August 13, 2014.<--break-> Weatherly’s latest work features

“RENT” at Lyric Arts Main Street Stage

07/11/2014 - 7:30pm - 08/03/2014 - 2:00pm

Experience one of the most powerful plays of the last fifty years at Lyric Arts’ production of RENT.

THEATER ALL YEAR | SteppingStone Theatre Presents "The Reluctant Dragon"

07/11/2014 - 7:00pm - 08/02/2014 - 7:00pm

Not all dragons are scary, and not all heroes are violent!

A boy who “reads too much” encounters a dragon who is most “undragony.” The boy overcomes his prejudices about dr


07/11/2014 - 6:00pm - 09/30/2014 - 5:00pm


Drawings by Lisa Rydin Erickson

Photographs by Angie Wiseman



Minneapolis Made Here

07/11/2014 (All day) - 12/31/2014 (All day)

With Made Here, Hennepin Theatre Trust showcases Minnesota’s wealth of artistic talent to activate the vibrant downtown Minneapolis Cultural District. From locally created visual displays in vacant storefronts, to pop-up parks and art galleries and live performances in commercial spaces, the rich diversity of the Twin Cities’ cultural community is front and center for all to share.

The Wolf of Walmart

07/03/2014 - 7:30pm - 11/01/2014 - 8:00pm

Not one to follow the pack, the cast of "The Wolf of Walmart" will show its cunning as it hunts down the humor in all areas of pop culture, politics, and everyday life, mining it all for this

"Bleu Shut" at the Walker Art Center

07/01/2014 (All day) - 08/31/2014 (All day)

Bleu Shut pokes fun at spectators’ impatience with experimental cinema by having an on-screen clock count down the film’s running time” (Chicago Reader<

"My Fair Lady" at the Guthrie Theater

06/28/2014 (All day) - 08/31/2014 (All day)

The story, the songs, the characters -- you know and love them. Now, for the first time in Guthrie history, see them come to life in a spectacular new production. Professor Henry Higgins loves language. Cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle yearns to speak like a lady. Sparks fly when his curiosity and her determination launch a daring social experiment designed to turn a lower-class ugly duckling into a high-society swan -- with unexpected results for both of them.

Post Physical | Visual Reactions to the Post-Internet Age Curated by Nathaniel Smith at SooLocaL

06/28/2014 (All day) - 08/10/2014 (All day)

Post Physical: Visual Reactions to the Post-Internet Age features digital, audio, video, .gif, collage, painting, sculpture and IRL works, intended to propose options, problems, and questions

Around The World In 80 Days

06/20/2014 (All day) - 10/27/2014 (All day)

A simple handshake locks Phileas Fogg into an outrageous, seemingly impossible wager to circle the entire globe in only 80 days. Every step puts his fortune - and his life - in danger.

THEATER ALL YEAR | Jungle Theater presents "The Heiress"

06/19/2014 - 7:00pm - 08/16/2014 - 7:00pm


Based on one of Henry James' most memorable novels, Washington Square, this Tony Award-winning play examines the conflict between painfully shy Catherine Sloper and her stern, inflex

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (with Musical Olios)

06/19/2014 (All day) - 08/16/2014 (All day)

Thrill to this twisted tale as you watch well-intentioned Dr. Jekyll raise a test tube of his secret potion -- the culmination of years of research-- to his lips.

Summer Group Show 2014

06/14/2014 - 12:00pm - 09/06/2014 - 4:00pm

Summer Group Show 2014


Featuring the artists of the Kolman & Pryor Gallery:

Betsy Ruth Byers: Painting

Kate Casanova: Collage

Jim Dryden: Painting

Dreams and Memories: Contemporary Tapestries by Aino Kajaniemi

06/12/2014 - 6:00pm - 08/16/2014 - 6:00pm

Textile Center presents:

Dreams and Memories: Contemporary Tapestries by Aino Kajaniemi

June 12 - August 16, 2014

Opening Reception: June 12 at 6 pm

Creative Dissent: Arts of the Arab World Uprisings

06/05/2014 - 6:00pm - 08/23/2014 - 6:00pm

Mizna & Intermedia Arts present

Creative Dissent: Arts of the Arab World Uprisings

Exhibition Dates: June 5-August 23

Toys of the '50s, '60s and '70s at the Minnesota History Center

05/24/2014 (All day) - 01/04/2015 (All day)

Gumby. Barbie. Slinky. Mr. Potato Head. Wham-O. Spirograph. Hot Wheels. The names of popular toys from the 1950s, '60s and '70s capture the craziness, the joy, the sheer fun of being a kid.

The Diastema Project: There is Much to Be Said About a Gap-Toothed Grin

05/12/2014 (All day) - 09/08/2014 (All day)

Depending on where you call home, a space between your front teeth may be the sign of a lustful nature, good fortune or the highest form of beauty.

THEATER ALL YEAR | Commonweal Theatre presents "Arsenic & Old Lace"

05/09/2014 (All day) - 09/09/2014 (All day)

Looks can be deceiving! Everything seems normal and serene in the home of spinster sisters Abby and Martha Brewster - famous in their Brooklyn neighborhood for hospitality and charity.

Treasure Hunt: Where our hearts are, there is our treasure

05/01/2014 - 6:30pm - 08/08/2014 - 8:30pm

Treasure Hunt: Where our hearts are, there is our treasure

May 1- August 8 mixed media art exhibition around Saint Louis Park

Opening Night Kick Off

Storm Drain Stenciling with FMR

04/21/2014 (All day) - 10/13/2014 (All day)

If you're looking for a great service outing that is educational, active, outdoors and provides a significant community benefit, consider storm drain stenciling!

"The Little Mermaid" at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

03/07/2014 (All day) - 08/30/2014 (All day)

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, a beautiful young mermaid named Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above.

Ultimate Dinosaurs at the Science Museum of Minnesota

03/01/2014 (All day) - 08/24/2014 (All day)

Ultimate Dinosaurs, a huge new exhibition featuring 20 fascinating specimens from the other side of the world, will open at the Science Museum on March 1.

Science & Engineering Summer Camps at The Works Museum

06/09/2013 - 9:00am - 08/29/2014 - 4:00pm

Camps for girls and boys in grades K-7 who love to explore, design, and build!