Cinco de Mayo, steampunk party: Freeloader Friday
|Photo by Tom Maloney|
|Cinco de Mayo at St. Paul|
Other events include free music, shopping for Mother's Day, dance parties, and theater.
Come take a look after the jump.
|Alison Hiltner, Unkown Origin|
Messages From the Event Horizon
(Gallery 122 At Hang It, 122 8th St. SE, Minneapolis, 612-874-7222)
New installation work by Alison Hiltner explores aspects of science and nature in a whimsical, futuristic world. 7-10 p.m.
The Blood Shot, God Came from Space, Iguano
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)
|Amber White, Untitled|
(Altered Esthetics, 1224 Quincy St. NE, Minneapolis, 612-378-8888, www.alteredesthetics.com)
Group show features work made from organic or non-synthetic materials. 7-10 p.m.
Learn to be Latina
(Mixed Blood Theatre, 1501 4th St. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-0937, www.mixedblood.com)
Enrique Urueta explores the nature of celebrity and race in this new comedy. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m.; Mondays, 7:30 p.m. Through May 13. Shows are free on a first-come first served (it's $15 to reserve seats ahead).
It's Polite to Point
(College Of Visual Arts Gallery, 173 Western Ave., St. Paul, 651-757-4000, www.cva.edu/gallery/gallery.htm)
Group exhibition of work from the 2012 College of Visual Arts Photography and Fine Arts. 5-7 p.m.
(Homewood Studios, 2400 Plymouth Ave., Minneapolis, 612-587-0230, www.homewoodstudios.com)
Freewheelin' First Friday
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)
With Joe & Vicki Price. 10 p.m.
Sleep Tight, the Hollow Boys, Good Grief, France Camp
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)
(Rosalux Gallery, 1400 Van Buren St. NE, Minneapolis, 612-747-3942, www.rosaluxgallery.com)
Work by Nate Burbeck, Chloe Briggs, Brent Erickson, and Jennica Kruse. 7-10 p.m.
(Kitty Cat Klub: 315 14th Ave. SE, Minneapolis, 612-331-9800)
With Jonathan Ackerman.