Entries by Stephanie Kwong

Shakespeare in the Park: A Comedy of Errors

This summer, the Classical Actors Ensemble presents Shakespeare’s madcap comedy of mistaken identities in various Twin Cities parks. Admission is free! The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Marika Proctor June 23 – July 23 Friday, June 23, 7pm Wolfe Park Amphitheater, St. Louis Park Saturday, June 24, 7pm Lake of the Isles, […]

Twin Cities Jazz Festival

The Twin Cities Jazz Festival is a free family-friendly event attracting over 40,000 people to the vibrant, joyful sounds of jazz. Festival events are held in and around beautiful Mears Park in the heart of downtown Saint Paul’s historic Lowertown neighborhood.  Click here for a performance schedule. June 22-24, 2017 Mears Park St. Paul Free!

REVIEW: An American in Paris

If you love dance, then don’t miss An American in Paris currently playing at the Ordway! Filled with ballet, tap, jazz and other dance styles reflecting the twentieth century, this musical entertains. An American in Paris is not a remake of the movie, but a new compilation of Gershwin songs with a love story between an American […]

Free Star Wars screenings

All your favorite Star Wars movies are coming to Como Dockside this summer. Each free screening starts at 9:15pm. The schedule is as follows: A New Hope Saturday, June 17, 2017 The Empire Strikes Back Saturday, June 24, 2017 Return of the Jedi Saturday, July 1, 2017

Bike Helmet Giveaway!

There will be a FREE Bike Helmet Giveaway outside the American Academy of Neurology’s headquarters in Minneapolis, across the street from the Mill City Farmers Market and the Guthrie Theater on Saturday, June 17, 2017. The American Academy of Neurology staff will hand out and fit 1,000 free bike helmets from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., […]

Outdoor Movie Fun at Ojibway Park

Starlight Cinema is gearing up for its second season of outdoor movie fun at Ojibway Park.  The event is more than a movie in a park, it is an experience to bring families in the community together and create lifelong memories.  The Starlight Cinema movie experience begins with “Red Carpet” activities and entertainment that are […]

The Stone Arch Bridge Festival of the Arts

My favorite art festival of the year is back Father’s Day Weekend.  The Stone Arch Bridge Festival features 250 artists booths, bands on 3 stages, a father’s day car show and family activities.  All of that fun is set along the gorgeous St. Anthony Main area of NE Minneapolis. This year also features fireworks on […]

Root Down, Ramp Up

Head to the Galleria every other Wednesday for our Summer Fitness Series! Events kick off at 6:00 pm on the top deck of Galleria’s parking ramp. Please bring your own mat + water bottle. Dates: Alchemy | Wednesday, June 14 Alchemy | Wednesday, June 28 CorePower Yoga | Wednesday, July 12 CorePower Yoga | Wednesday, July […]

Third Thursday: Pride!

Get ready for Twin Cities Pride at Mia! Dance to live music from Nick Jordan and Lady Lark. Preview the TPT documentary ‘Out North’, and meet the film’s director, Daniel Bergin. Make your own Pride flag for the parade. Check out the Pride-themed photo booth and engage with OutFront Minnesota. Get to know the art of drag […]