NEIGHBORHOOD NOTES | A Taste of Phillips Art Festival, and a tamale sale


A Taste of Phillips Art Festival kicks off Friday with a night of poetry, spoken word and music with open mic.  The event features local youth poets and musicians Taylor Wilson, Holly Dunagan and Lowell Hanson.

On Saturday morning enjoy pastries and café con leche, see neighborhood artists’ work on display and pick up a guide to tour the new mosaics and murals throughout the neighborhood.  The art will be on display through November 6, from 3:00 – 6:00 daily and by appointment.

A celebration of the mural and mosaic planters at Andersen United School, created through the Semilla Project, takes place Saturday at 11:00 am, with music and poetry by Andersen students. 

Events at St Paul’s Lutheran Church 

2742 15th Ave S Minneapolis MN 55407

  • Friday, Oct 29 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.          Night of poetry, spoken word and music and an open mic  
  • Saturday, Oct 30 10:00 a.m. – noon   Pastries, café con leche, scavenger hunt and other activities 
  • Works of neighborhood artists on display during the events on Friday and Saturday, and daily through October 29 – November 6, 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. daily and by appointment

Saturday, Oct 30 11:00 a.m.             Mural and Mosaic Dedication at Andersen United

1098 Andersen Lane, Minneapolis MN 55407 – between 26th and 27th Streets on Andersen Lane)

While you’re in the neighborhood for A Taste of Phillips Art Festival, be sure to stop by Waite House to pick up some fresh tamales. 

Place your order by Friday for chicken or vegetarian tamales, $3 each or $30 for a dozen.  Pick them up at Waite House on or request a delivery.

More information:  Ventas de Tamales/Tamales sale for Waite House

Waite House 2529 13th Ave S Minneapolis MN 55404

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