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  • Jun
  • 1
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Tampa Bay Rays
Love and Other Social Diseases - $28
Lynx @ Wings
  • Saturday, 7:00pm CDT-9:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Regular Season - Dallas Wings vs
  • Location: College Park Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
DIANE COFFEE
  • Saturday, 8:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$12.00 advance | $14.00 door
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
Love and Other Social Diseases - $26
  • Jun
  • 2
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Tampa Bay Rays
PILE
  • Sunday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$13.00 advance | $15.00 door
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 3
LAURA STEVENSON
  • Monday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$15.00
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
Theater Latte Da's Hedwing in Concert
  • Monday, 7:00pm CDT-9:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Twin Cities theater favorite,Tyler Michaels King, returns to the stage as “Hedwig” after a sold-out run in Theater Latte Da’s production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Backed by the Angry Inch Band (Jendeen Forberg, Jason Hansen, Mayda Miller, Jakob Smith and Jay Owen Eisenberg as “Yitzhak”), Michaels King will perform songs from the production plus additional hits from the glam-rock era.
  • Location: Dakota Jazz Club
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Concert/Live Music  Performance Arts  Theater 
  • Jun
  • 4
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 
Nick Rod
The Jugsluggers
Pop-In to the Pop-Up Open House
  • Tuesday, 4:00pm CDT-5:45pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Join the Mpls DID for the first of this season's Pop-up open houses #OnNicollet. Enjoy refreshments, talk to an ambassador, play games, and more.
  • Location: DID Pop-Up between 6th & 7th streets
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Community Events 
  • Jun
  • 5
Holly Nelson - drawing demo
Michael Hauser - flamenco guitar
Go Outside with Hennepin County
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday, South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for food and entertainment, and the Pianos on Parade piano if you’d like to play a song or two yourself.
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center-- South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Courtney Yasmineh - singer/songwriter
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Cleveland Indians
  • Jun
  • 6
Nicollet Farmers Market
  • Thursday, 6:00am CDT-6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Nicollet Mall Market is open every Thursday, 6am to 6pm, May 2 through October 31. The market will be set up between 6th and 9th street, on Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis. Vendors provide a variety of fresh locally grown produce, flowers, cheese, meat, honey, salsa, hot sauce and numerous other homestead goods.
  • Location: On Nicollet - 6th to 9th Street
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Food and Dining 
Donte Mearon - Throwing Paint
Minnesota Fringe: Beyond the Box
  • Thursday, 12:00pm CDT-12:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • BareBones Puppet Theater collaborates with multimedia artist Lauren Korynta to perform a piece using recycled plastic garbage, making a beautiful and meaningful statement about its role in our world.
  • Location: Nicollet Theater in the Round (Mpls Central Library)
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Community Events  Performance Arts  Theater 
Zachary Scot Johnson - Singer/Songwriter
  • Thursday, 5:00pm CDT-7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Dakota Artist: Al Stewart W/ the Empty Pockets, Folk Rock Pioneer https://www.dakotacooks.com/events/?view=month
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music  Performance Arts 
  • Jun
  • 7
Jim Byron - singer/songwriter
zAmya Theater Performance
  • Friday, 11:00am CDT-12:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • zAmya Theater is a unique creative process that brings together homeless and housed individuals to create and perform a theatrical production. zAmya turns “homeless” from a word back into a person.
  • Location: Nicollet Theater in the Round (Mpls Central Library)
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Community Events  Performance Arts 
Clawhammer Mike - banjo tunes
POD TOURS AMERICA
  • Friday, 6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • ALL AGES | Ticketing$25.00
  • Location: Northrop
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Detroit Tigers
  • Jun
  • 8
Sparks @ Lynx
  • Saturday, 2:30pm CDT-5:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Regular Season - Minnesota Lynx vs
  • Location: Target Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Detroit Tigers
WATCH WHAT CRAPPENS
  • Saturday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • ALL AGES | Ticketing$27.00 advance | $30.00 door
  • Location: The Cedar Cultural Center
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
Ana Popovic
CHOIR BOY
  • Saturday, 8:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$12.50 advance | $14.50 door
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 9
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Detroit Tigers
Ana Popovic
OCEAN ALLEY
  • Sunday, 8:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$15.00
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 10
Mayo Clinic Monday Miles
  • Monday, 12:00pm CDT-1:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Minnesota Twins and Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine have teamed up to promote health and wellness during the Twins 2019 regular season. The Mayo Clinic Monday Miles walking program provides the opportunity for downtown working professionals to take advantage of the lunchtime sunshine and walk the warning track at Target Field. Mayo Clinic Monday Miles will take place ten times throughout the summer. Following each event, participants are encouraged to walk to Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine (skyway level of Mayo Clinic Square) for some ‘enter to win’ opportunities and to hear more about the services offered at that location. Sign up for this FREE event at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mayo-clinic-monday-miles-tickets-61301014986. Participants should enter through Gate 29 to check in and begin their walk.
  • Location: Target Field, Gate 29
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Sports 
Bettye LaVette
Outdoor Movie: Angels in the Outfield
  • Monday, 7:00pm CDT-9:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Go Outside with Hennepin County - Monday Movie Nights. On select evenings this summer, you can enjoy outdoor movie nights at Target Field Station. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, find a spot on the green grass outside the Twins’ ballpark and enjoy an evening watching a movie under the stars and the downtown skyline. Schedule: Monday, June 10 | 7 pm “Angels in the Outfield’ Monday, June 24 | 7 pm “Naked Gun” Monday, July 8 | 7 pm “Mary Poppins Returns” Monday, July 15 | 7 pm “Spaceballs” Monday, July 29 | 7 pm “Moana”
  • Location: Target Field Station
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Spotlight Showcase 2019
  • Jun
  • 11
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 
Chris Holm - blues guitar
Roe Family Singers - old-time duo
A R I Z O N A – The Find Someone Tour
  • Tuesday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$21.00 advance | $23.00 door
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 12
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Wednesday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Nicollet Makers Market
  • Wednesday, 10:30am CDT-2:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Nicollet Makers Market returns in 2019 offering a unique opportunity to shop handmade goods from local artists. Meet your makers and buy handmade every 2nd and 4th Wednesday through September 25 #OnNicollet!
  • Location: Nicollet Mall, between 6th and 8th streets
  • Tag(s): Mpls DID Events  Community Events 
Go Outside with Hennepin County
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday, South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for food and entertainment, and the Pianos on Parade piano if you’d like to play a song or two yourself.
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center-- South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Go Outside: Wednesdays at South Plaza
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday as part of Go Outside with Hennepin County, Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for […]
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
  • Jun
  • 13
Nicollet Farmers Market
  • Thursday, 6:00am CDT-6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Nicollet Mall Market is open every Thursday, 6am to 6pm, May 2 through October 31. The market will be set up between 6th and 9th street, on Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis. Vendors provide a variety of fresh locally grown produce, flowers, cheese, meat, honey, salsa, hot sauce and numerous other homestead goods.
  • Location: On Nicollet - 6th to 9th Street
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Food and Dining 
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Thursday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Jarelle Barton
⚾️ Seattle Mariners @ Minnesota Twins
Development Design Workshop & Tour: Re-imagining the Farmers Market District
  • Thursday, 1:00pm CDT-6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Please join us for a collaborative development design workshop focused on re-imagining the mpls farmers market district. (includes a tour of the district by foot, bike or car, your choice!) workshop agenda: 1:00 pm: self-guided exhibit of current conditions and past planning efforts 1:30 pm: introductions and overview 2:00 pm: biking, driving or walking tour | a facilitated tour to explore and document the experiences and relationshipto the spaces in the future Royalston station area (chose your transportation mode during registration) 4:00 pm: group reporting out and next steps | mapping exercise of walking tour, group report out on experiences, and next steps 5:00 pm: happy hour reception 6:00 pm: adjourn
  • Location: Parallel Cafe - 145 Holden St. N, Minneapolis, MN 55405
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Other Events 
  • Jun
  • 14
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Friday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Advice People
Really Spicy Opera
Sun @ Lynx
  • Friday, 7:00pm CDT-9:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Regular Season - Minnesota Lynx vs
  • Location: Target Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
  • Jun
  • 15
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Saturday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
⚾️ Kansas City Royals @ Minnesota Twins
COHEED & CAMBRIA + MASTODON
DAVID GRAY — Gold In A Brass Age Tour
THE COMET IS COMING
  • Saturday, 8:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 21+ | Ticketing$20.00
  • Location: Turf Club
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 16
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Sunday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
LEGO Lab
  • Sunday, 1:00pm CDT-3:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Calling all future engineers and architects! We've got the bricks, but we need you to bring your imagination. Build whatever you'd like or participate in a challenge. No experience necessary. We'll also have DUPLOS®, so all ages are welcome. Sponsor: Friends of the Minneapolis Central Library.
  • Location: Central Library - 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Community Events  Children 
⚾️ Kansas City Royals @ Minnesota Twins
Aces @ Lynx
  • Sunday, 6:00pm CDT-8:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Regular Season - Minnesota Lynx vs
  • Location: Target Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
CHARLY BLISS
  • Sunday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$15.00 advance | $17.00 door
  • Location: First Avenue
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 17
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Monday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Craft Club
  • Monday, 10:30am CDT-12:00pm 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.
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
DakhaBrakha
⚾️ Boston Red Sox @ Minnesota Twins
  • Jun
  • 18
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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Miss Myra & The Moonshiners
Xibaba - Brazilian music!
  • Jun
  • 19
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Wednesday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Nathaniel Harris
Courtney Yasmineh - singer/songwriter
Go Outside with Hennepin County
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday, South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for food and entertainment, and the Pianos on Parade piano if you’d like to play a song or two yourself.
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center-- South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Go Outside: Wednesdays at South Plaza
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday as part of Go Outside with Hennepin County, Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for […]
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
  • Jun
  • 20
Nicollet Farmers Market
  • Thursday, 6:00am CDT-6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Nicollet Mall Market is open every Thursday, 6am to 6pm, May 2 through October 31. The market will be set up between 6th and 9th street, on Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis. Vendors provide a variety of fresh locally grown produce, flowers, cheese, meat, honey, salsa, hot sauce and numerous other homestead goods.
  • Location: On Nicollet - 6th to 9th Street
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Food and Dining 
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Thursday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Machinery Hill
Double Jinx
Mama Caught Fire
  • Thursday, 5:00pm CDT-7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Dakota Artist, Steve Tyrell, Gritty Rat Pack Swagger https://www.dakotacooks.com/events/?view=month
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music  Performance Arts 
  • Jun
  • 21
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Friday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Greg Fagan - PeeWee on the EWI
DJ Mickey Breeze
Beer Dabbler at Twin Cities Pride
Carrie Underwood- THE CRY PRETTY TOUR 360
  • Friday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • THE CRY PRETTY TOUR 360 Seven-time Grammy winner and Pollstar’s three-time top female country touring artist, Carrie Underwood, will launch a new arena tour, The Cry Pretty Tour 360, in Spring 2019. Sponsored by CALIA, the new tour will kick off on May 1 in Greensboro, NC, and will play 55 arenas across the U.S. and Canada and be promoted by AEG Presents. She will be joined on tour by special guests Maddie & Tae and Runaway June.
  • Location: Target Center
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 22
Twin Cities Pride Festival
  • All Day Event   Ical event icon
  • The Twin Cities Pride Festival is a CELEBRATION of the LGBTQ+ Community. We welcome exhibitors who support our community to participate in this event. We plan to have 400 exhibitor booths, 40 food vendors, and 4 free stages with music and other performances! All LGBTQ+ people and allies are welcome!
  • Location: Loring Park, 1382 Willow Street
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Festivals and Parades 
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Saturday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals
Letterkenny Live
  • Saturday, 6:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Due to popular demand since its U.S. debut on Hulu, cast of the award-winning comedy series “Letterkenny” are bringing “LETTERKENNY LIVE!” tour for the first time ever south of the border to American fans. Starring Jared Keeso (Wayne), Nathan Dales (Daryl), Michelle Mylett (Katy), K. Trevor Wilson (Dan) and Mark Forward (Coach), the 90-minute comedy experience presented by Puppers Premium Lager, will feature never-before-seen sketches and video performed by the cast, as well as original stand-up sets from Wilson and Forward. https://hennepintheatretrust.org/events/letterkenny-live-pantages-theatre-minneapolis-mn-2019/
  • Location: Pantages Theatre
  • Tag(s): Comedy 
Liberty @ Lynx
  • Saturday, 7:00pm CDT-9:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Regular Season - Minnesota Lynx vs
  • Location: Target Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
  • Jun
  • 23
Rainbow Run - Twin Cities Pride
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Sunday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals
THE MYSTERY LIGHTS
  • Sunday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 21+ | Ticketing$12.00 advance | $14.00 door
  • Location: Turf Club
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
Trace Bundy
  • Jun
  • 24
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Monday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Craft Club
  • Monday, 10:30am CDT-12:00pm 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.
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Mayo Clinic Monday Miles
  • Monday, 12:00pm CDT-1:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Minnesota Twins and Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine have teamed up to promote health and wellness during the Twins 2019 regular season. The Mayo Clinic Monday Miles walking program provides the opportunity for downtown working professionals to take advantage of the lunchtime sunshine and walk the warning track at Target Field. Mayo Clinic Monday Miles will take place ten times throughout the summer. Following each event, participants are encouraged to walk to Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine (skyway level of Mayo Clinic Square) for some ‘enter to win’ opportunities and to hear more about the services offered at that location. Sign up for this FREE event at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mayo-clinic-monday-miles-tickets-61301014986. Participants should enter through Gate 29 to check in and begin their walk.
  • Location: Target Field, Gate 29
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Sports 
Outdoor Movie: Naked Gun
  • Monday, 7:00pm CDT-9:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Go Outside with Hennepin County - Monday Movie Nights. On select evenings this summer, you can enjoy outdoor movie nights at Target Field Station. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, find a spot on the green grass outside the Twins’ ballpark and enjoy an evening watching a movie under the stars and the downtown skyline. Schedule: Monday, June 10 | 7 pm “Angels in the Outfield’ Monday, June 24 | 7 pm “Naked Gun” Monday, July 8 | 7 pm “Mary Poppins Returns” Monday, July 15 | 7 pm “Spaceballs” Monday, July 29 | 7 pm “Moana”
  • Location: Target Field Station
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Stronger Than Pride: The Passionate Songs of Sade
  • Jun
  • 25
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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Annie Enneking
Roe Family Singers - old-time duo
  • Jun
  • 26
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Wednesday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Nancy Olson
Nicollet Makers Market
  • Wednesday, 10:30am CDT-2:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Nicollet Makers Market returns in 2019 offering a unique opportunity to shop handmade goods from local artists. Meet your makers and buy handmade every 2nd and 4th Wednesday through September 25 #OnNicollet!
  • Location: Nicollet Mall, between 6th and 8th streets
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Other Events 
Go Outside with Hennepin County
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday, South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for food and entertainment, and the Pianos on Parade piano if you’d like to play a song or two yourself.
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center-- South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
Go Outside: Wednesdays at South Plaza
  • Wednesday, 11:30am CDT-1:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Every Wednesday as part of Go Outside with Hennepin County, Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza will be transformed into an outdoor recreation room! The space will feature fun activities like yard games (bean bags, connect four, etc.), a meditation area with colorful blankets and yoga mats there for you to enjoy a brief get-away, special options for […]
  • Location: Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza
  • Tag(s): Community Events 
  • Jun
  • 27
Nicollet Farmers Market
  • Thursday, 6:00am CDT-6:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • The Nicollet Mall Market is open every Thursday, 6am to 6pm, May 2 through October 31. The market will be set up between 6th and 9th street, on Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis. Vendors provide a variety of fresh locally grown produce, flowers, cheese, meat, honey, salsa, hot sauce and numerous other homestead goods.
  • Location: On Nicollet - 6th to 9th Street
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Food and Dining 
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Thursday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
Farmers & Adelle
⚾️ Tampa Bay Rays @ Minnesota Twins
Reuben Correa
  • Jun
  • 28
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Friday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
John Louis - singer/songwriter
Summer Extravaplazas
  • Friday, 12:00pm CDT-1:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Enjoy free lunchtime musical performances by MacPhail Center for Music Students.
  • Location: The Commons
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
LAKE STREET DIVE
  • Friday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$35.00 advance | $50.00 door
  • Location: Palace Theatre
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Chicago White Sox
  • Jun
  • 29
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Saturday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Chicago White Sox
UFC Fight Night
  • Saturday, 5:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Two of the heavyweight elite square off on June 29, as former world champion Junior Dos Santos continues on his road back to the top against feared knockout artist Francis Ngannou. Looking to extend his three-fight winning streak, Brazil's Dos Santos has been showing prime form as of late, but to keep his championship dreams alive, he will have to get past Ngannou, who is attempting to follow up back to back first-round knockouts of Curtis Blaydes and Cain Velasquez with another spectacular finish. Plus, Brazilian groundfighting wizard Demian Maia faces off with surging contender Anthony Rocco Martin.
  • Location: Target Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
LAKE STREET DIVE
  • Saturday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$35.00 advance | $50.00 door
  • Location: Palace Theatre
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
Reverend Horton Heat’s Rockabilly Invasion starring THE REVEREND HORTON HEAT
  • Saturday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 18+ | Ticketing$25.00 advance | $45.00 door
  • Location: Fine Line
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music 
  • Jun
  • 30
Games & Activities at The Commons
  • Sunday, 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 Park - 430 Portland ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55488
  • Tag(s): Community Events  Family 
⚾️ Minnesota Twins @ Chicago White Sox
Lynx @ Wings
  • Sunday, 3:00pm CDT-5:30pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • Regular Season - Dallas Wings vs
  • Location: College Park Center
  • Tag(s): Sports 
SOUTHERN AVENUE
  • Sunday, 7:00pm CDT   Ical event icon
  • 21+ | Ticketing$12.00 advance | $15.00 door
  • Location: Turf Club
  • Tag(s): Concert/Live Music