Arts & Performance

Arts, Crafts and Gift Show

Browse through a variety of unique handiwork made from local artisans. Featuring glassware, ceramics, fashion jewelry, giftware, floral design and more. Visitors can immerse themselves in a handmade paradise. All ages. Free. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

First Avenue Exhibit

Celebrate the musicians who made First Avenue and 7th Street Entry the legendary rock ‘n’ roll venue that is the heart of the Minnesota music scene. Explore five decades worth of sounds and stories on this landmark club through the lens of music. All ages. Prices vary.

Art-A-Whirl

Wander through the open private studios and galleries to view a variety of creative mediums from more than 800 local Minneapolis artists. As the largest open studio tour in the country, visitors are encouraged to immerse themselves in the vibrant world of art through viewing, purchasing and connecting with the artists themselves.

Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association, 2518 Central Ave. NE., Mpls. 612.788.1679; Information of studio locations can be found on nemaa.org

Worldwide Day of Botanical Art

Celebrate the Worldwide Day of Botanical Art with with the opening reception of "Out of the Woods," a national traveling art exhibition celebrating trees in public gardens. The event will also feature demonstrations and tours by artists from the Minnesota School of Botanical Art and a presentation by Director of Exhibitions for the American Society of Botanical Artists Carol Woodin.

The Monumental Stick Build by Patrick Dougherty

Artist Patrick Dougherty and a team of Arboretum volunteers will create a unique art installation on Scarecrow Hill. Once completed, the installation will be on display at the Arboretum for the next 1-2 years.

The building process will be viewable at Scarecrow Hill daily from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.

2nd Annual Summer Solstice Street Dance

Let's twist again. Like we did last summer! Back by popular demand, Edina Community Education is excited to host the 2nd Annual Summer Solstice Street Dance! on Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 5:30-9:30pm at the Edina Community Center, Gold Lot. 

Stage schedule includes KIDSDANCE DJ (5:30-7:30pm) and Edina's own Six Still Standing Band (7:30-9:30pm).

An Evening Celebrating Emerging Minneapolis Artist Leslie Barlow

PLease join us for a very incredible evening on April 17th from 7-10pm as we kick off the installation of Leslie Barlow; "A Familiar Portrait of Labor and Love." 

Responses of Family are narrated thru her artisty of acrylic, pastels, quilted fabrics, etc.  All are orginal pieces.

Where: THE Gallery at Le Meridien Chambers Hotel

When: Wednesday, April 17th (7-10)pm

What: Will be great converstation and complimentary wine.

This installation duration will be 12 weeks; ending June 14th. 

THE Gallery is open 7 days a week to the public.  

Art Opener St. Croix Valley Studio Tour

The annual art opener studio tour offers art lovers an outstanding opportunity to visit an eclectic mix of diverse artists’ studios nestled in the scenic St. Croix Valley. Featuring fine art and contemporary craft, this unique tour includes studios extending from Afton and Stillwater, Minn. to Hudson, Wis. Visitors of all ages are invited to meet and share conversations with artists working in a variety of mediums. 

St. Paul Art Crawl

Wander through the unique lofts and studios of St. Paul’s very own artists. Showcasing more than 300 artists in 32 buildings across the lowertown and downtown neighborhoods, this weekend is sure to channel your inner creativity. Put on by the St. Paul Art Collective, the crawl has been celebrating nearly 40 years of unique artistry through education and preservation of art in culture in the greater Twin Cities area.

"Hello Dolly" at the Orpheum

Director Jerry Zaks and Broadway star Betty Buckley bring this revived musical comedy back to life at the Orpheum Theatre. Already winning four Tony awards, this updated classic show is a must-see for musical fanatics young and old. Ages 5+.

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