Hobbits, record-breaking kisses, Craft-o-Rama: Freeloader Friday
|Steven Lang, Artists in Storefronts|
Artists in Storefronts 3
(Nicollet Avenue, Whittier neighborhood)
Featuring 32 artists in 20 storefront exhibits, a pop-up performance festival, outdoor sculpture, mural, and a fashion design challenge. More info at artistsinstorefronts.com. Through Feb. 16, 2013. Many events are free, but some do have admission fees.
(Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, 651-292-3293, www.landmarkcenter.org)
With kid's crafts, music, dancing, more. 1-3 p.m. Free, but foodshelf donations are encouraged.
(Acadia Cafe, 329 S. Cedar Ave., Minneapolis, 612-874-8702, www.acadiacafe.com)
Music, poetry, skits. 7 p.m.
Soul Rumination, Boxer Style
(Cause Spirits & Soundbar, 3001 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-822-6000, www.spiritsandsound.com)
Kivi & Pray (album-release)
(Amsterdam: 6 W. 6th St., St. Paul, 651-222-3990)
Mousey music video release party
(Republic at Seven Corners: 221 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-6146)
Target Holidazzle Parade
(Nicollet Mall from 12th Street to 4th Street in downtown Minneapolis)
Bring a thermos of hot cocoa (or brandy) and watch this light show from the street (or the bar). More info at www.holidazzle.com. Thursdays-Sundays 6:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 23.
Santa Busts a Christmas Move
(Bachman's, 6010 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-861-7600, www.bachmans.com)
Santa and Albert the Elf are back for holiday adventures. Saturdays, Sundays, 11 a.m., 12:30 & 2 p.m. Continues through Dec. 23.
SooVAC Pop-up Shop
(SooVAC Pop-up Shop, 3506 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis, 612-871-2263)
Featuring art and gifts from a great lineup of local artists and makers. Saturdays, Sundays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Thursdays, Fridays, 4-8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 24.
Wells Fargo Winter Skate
(Landmark Plaza, 75 W. 5th St., St Paul, 651-292-3233)
Bring skates and enjoy the ice for free! More info at www.wellsfargowinterskate.com/skating-info. The opening reception 4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 24 involves free performances, hot chocolate, and open skate. Through Feb. 3, 2011.