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Government Center Farmers Market
  • Tuesday, 10:00am CDT-1:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Hennepin County Government Center Market will be open Tuesdays, 10am to 1pm. Vendors provide a variety of produce, fresh-cut flowers, cheese, salsa and baked goods for your enjoyment.
  • Location: Government Center South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Food and Dining 
zAmya Zone - Dramatic Encounters
  • Tuesday, 10:00am CDT-1:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Catch zAmya’s Dramatic Encounters between 6th and 7th streets over your lunch hour Tuesdays in June, and learn more about homelessness in our community from performers who have experienced it firsthand.
  • Location: Nicollet, between 6th & 7th streets
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Performance Arts 
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Tuesday, 10:00am CDT-7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Drop in to play with a variety of lawn games and board games from the Games Cart. Corn Hole, ladder ball, bocce, chess, checkers and more. Explore best sellers and titles from local publishers, as well as weekly newspapers and magazines, at The Commons Reading Carts. Borrow something to read in the park and return it to the cart before you leave. Use your imagination and build, build, build! These foam Big Blue Blocks (10a-5p) are perfect for little ones looking to play and climb.
  • Location: The Commons - 430 Portland ave S
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Miss Myra & The Moonshiners
Xibaba - Brazilian music!
Chess Meet-ups
  • Tuesday, 4:00pm CDT-6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Instructors from Minneapolis Chess pair players and are available to teach teach the classic strategy game of Chess. Chess boards and clocks provided, just come ready to play! All levels welcome.
  • Location: The Commons
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Personal Safety, Awareness & Self-Defense Training
  • Tuesday, 6:00pm CDT-7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Downtown Minneapolis Neighborhood Association and Elliot Park Neighborhood, Inc. sponsor a free personal safety, awareness and self-defense training class. Presenters include Renee Allen from the the Minneapolis Police Department and Krav Maga Minneapolis. RSVP at Eventbrite.
  • Location: The Commons
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Pride: Queer Voices
  • Tuesday, 7:00pm CDT-9:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Queer Voices is a long-running reading series that provides LGBTQIA writers and audiences an accepting environment to explore the day-to-day material of life without censorship. In 2019, curators John Medeiros and Andrea Jenkins, along with facilitator Lisa Marie Brimmer, collaborated to publish a collection of poetry, fiction and nonfiction pieces by presenters in the series entitled Queer Voices: Poetry, Prose, and Pride. Join us as contributors share readings from the new collection. Collaborators: Minnesota Historical Society Press, Magers & Quinn Booksellers, and Quatrefoil Library. ASL interpreters will be present at this event.
  • Location: Central Library - 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Community Events 
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