Octopuses, book parties: Freeloader Friday
|An image from Tattoos + Tentacles by Julian Murray Photography + Design|
This weekend there are tons of literary events that are low on stuffiness and big on partying, including a celebration honoring John Jodzio at Honey, a party marking the release of Tattoos + Tentacles at JetSet, and the Twin Cities Book Festival.
Not into reading? Then hit up a free concert, art show, or block party.
Julian Murray Photography + Design
(Jetset Bar, 115 N. 1st St., Minneapolis, 612-339-3933, www.jetsetbar.com)
Come celebrate the publication of Tattoos + Tentacles, a coffee table book featuring inked ladies with octopuses. 5 p.m.
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)
Broken Brakes, the Plot Lines, Disaster Bird
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)
Elizabeth Searle, Alan Davis
(Common Good Books, 165 Western Ave. N., St. Paul, 651-225-8989)
The authors discuss Literature in the Age of Terror. 7:30 p.m.
(Myth: 3090 Southlawn Dr., Maplewood, 651-779-6984)
With Adler's Appetite, Downtread, Hoodlum Johnny. 7 p.m.
Zero Budget Records Showcase
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)
Featuring Death vs. Doom, with We Are Legion, Lesser Known Saint, Australis, Prypriat. 9 p.m.