Open Streets, Greenway Glow, Secret City: Freeloader Friday

The Greenway Glow features illuminating installations
You don't hare to spend big bucks to have a lot of fun. This weekend is loaded with an incredible variety of free things to do, including theater, live music, beer launches, city-wide celebrations, and so much more.

Come take a look at our epic list and plan your weekend.

Fuck Knights

Fuck Knights' Psychedelic Blow Your Mind Dance Party!
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

With Mary Allen & the Percolators, Lonesome DJ Dave, film by Cinema Apocalypse. 10 p.m.

Moon Glyph Records Showcase
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

With Leisure Birds, Erros Magicos, Beat Detectives, more. 9 p.m.

Nallo, Ghostmouth, Narco States, the Mystery Train
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)

10 p.m.  

Summer Solstice Celebration
(Franconia Sculpture Park, 29836 St. Croix Trail, Shafer, 651-257-6668,

Featuring dinner with resident artists, storytelling, a bonfire, disco-ball merriment. Call to RSVP for dinner. 5-9 p.m. Free; $10 for dinner.

O'Fosho, Headband Jam
(Harriet Brewing: 3036 Minnehaha Ave., Minneapolis, 651-225-2184)

7 p.m.

Mouth by Mouthwest, Dream Crusher, Fort Wilson Riot, Bollywood, Speed's the Name, Kill to Kill
(Nomad World Pub: 501 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-6424)

8 p.m.

2013 Pride Art Show: I Have Pride
(Aloft Hotel, 900 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-455-8400)

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Molly and the Magic Boot
(Open Eye Figure Theatre, 506 E. 24th St., Minneapolis, 612-874-6338,

A young city girl finds the joys of the country via a magical boot. Fri. 7 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m. & 4 p.m.

Topper Norris, the RightON!Ensemble

(Driftwood Char Bar: 4415 Nicollet Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-354-3402)

9 p.m.

Chastity Brown, Southwire, the Ericksons
(Northrop Memorial Auditorium Plaza: 229 Northrop 84 Church St. SE, Minneapolis, 612-625-6003)

7 p.m.

Rosé Wine Tasting
(Solo Vino, 517 Selby Ave., St. Paul, 651-602-9515,

21+. 7:30 p.m.

US Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifying Tournaments
(Baseline Tennis Center, 1815 4th St. SE, Minneapolis)

For more info, visit Through Monday. 9 a.m.

Romeo and Juliet
(Merriam Park, 2000 Saint Anthony Ave., Saint Paul)

Shakespeare in the park! Visit for the full schedule and list of locations. 7 p.m. Also Sat. at 7 p.m. at Washburn Fair Oaks Park (200 24th St. E., Minneapolis) and Sun. at 2 p.m. at Indian Mounds Park (10 Mounds Blvd., St Paul).

Dan Patch Days
(Savage Community Park, 13500 Dakota Ave. S., Savage)

With live music, mechanical bull rides, food and drink Fri.; concessions, kids' carnival, pie-eating contest, live music, Taste of Savage, fireworks, and more Sat.; pancake breakfast and parade Sun. More info at Fri. 6-11 p.m.; Sat. 12-11 p.m.; Sun. 7:30 a.m.-noon. Free; some events have ticket fees.

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