West Bank Ride, Saint Paul Art Crawl: Freeloader Friday
|Claudia Stack Kremer for Saint Paul Art Crawl|
|Image courtesy of the MIA|
Art in Bloom
(Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 2400 3rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-870-3131, www.artsmia.org)
Floral artists interpret pieces from the museum's permanent collection. With parties, workshops, talks, and more. Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Black Diet, Bam Bam & the Gigolos, MunQs
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)
(Acadia Cafe: 329 S. Cedar Ave., Minneapolis, 612-874-8702)
With Geoffrey Fischbein, Refrigerager, Niki Becker, Coastwest, Brienne Harthun. All ages. 8 p.m.
|Tracie Thompson, Queen of the City|
|Saint Paul Art Crawl artwork at J.A. Geiger Studio in East St. Paul|
Over 250 St. Paul artists exhibit at 25 building locations throughout the city. Fri. 6-10 p.m.; Sat. 12-8 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.
The Color Pharmacy (album-release), the Heartbeats
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)
DJ Stevie Ray's Fleetwood Mac Look-a-like Contest
(Amsterdam: 6 W. 6th St., St. Paul, 651-222-3990)
The Tune Jerks
(Dulono's: 607 W. Lake St., Minneapolis, 612-827-1726)
|Jeralyn Victoria Mohr (event is also part of the Saint Paul Art Crawl)|
(Artist Mercantile, 24 W. 7th Place, St. Paul, 651-222-0053, www.artistmerc.com)
Paintings by Jeralyn Victoria Mohr. 6-9 p.m.
In the Time of Butterflies
(Mixed Blood Theatre, 1501 4th St. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-0937, www.mixedblood.com)
World premiere of a bilingual production of Julia Alavarez's book about the underground resistance in the Dominican Republic. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through April 27. Free, first-come, first-served basis ($20 to reserve tickets online).
Asian American Community Night
(Maplewood Community Center, 2100 White Bear Ave., Maplewood, 651-249-2100, www.ci.maplewood.mn.us)
With performances from MCC, Mu Theater, and CHAT; Hmong folk stories; youth performances; more. 6-10 p.m.
(Homewood Studios, 2400 Plymouth Ave., Minneapolis, 612-587-0230, www.homewoodstudios.com)
Colored pencil drawings. 6-9 p.m.
(Hennepin Co. Sheriff's Office Enforcement Services, 9401 83rd Avenue N., Minneapolis, 612-348-3744, www.hennepinsheriff.org)
With K-9 demos; vehicles, boats, and equipment tours; dive team demos; crime scene investigators and displays; helicopter; fingerprinting; mounted patrol horses. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Street Kings
(Wild Tymes Sports Bar & Grill: 33 W. 7th Place, St. Paul, 651-224-8181)
8 p.m. All ages.