FLOW, ArtCars, Open Streets, beer: Freeloader Friday

This week in Freeloader Friday we have it all. There are fireworks, parades, bike festivals, beer festivals, bike and beer festivals, barbecue parties, ice cream socials, and much much more.

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


FLOW Northside Arts Crawl
(North Minneapolis)

Featuring open studios and galleries, theater performances, special dinners, arts and crafts, family activties, live music, pop-up happenings, and more along north Minneapolis's main business corridor. For more info, visit flownorthside.org. Fri. 12-10 p.m.; Sat. 12-9 p.m. 

Doug Collins & the Receptionists (EP release)
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

9:30 p.m.

DJ Bob Marino & DJ Elsewhere
(Day Block Brewing Co.: 1105 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-617-7793)

8 p.m.

The Great Midwest Rib Fest
(Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd., Prior Lake, 800-262-7799, www.mysticlake.com)

Meat, music, art, beer, and meat. This event features a barbecue pit masters' competition, food and beverage vendors, and music by Paul Revere & the Raiders and the Oak Ridge Boys. Fri. 4-10 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

The Great Went, More Is More, All the Way Rider, Up the Mountain Down the Mountain
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

9 p.m.

Mount Zion Sisterhood Garage Sale
(Mount Zion Temple, 1300 Summit Ave., St. Paul, 651-698-3881)

Fri. 12-4:30 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.

(Wolfe Park, 3700 Monterey Dr., Minneapolis)

The Public Theater of Minnesota presents Shakespeare's violent tragedy outdoors. Fridays-Sundays 8 p.m.

North Shore Dragon Boat Festival
(Grand Marais Harbor, 13 N. Broadway, Grand Marais)

Featuring boat races and practices, family paddles, parade, sunrise yoga, more. For more info visit www.northshoredragonboat.com. Fridays-Sundays.

Summer Outdoor Movies: The Ghost Writer
(St. Paul Central Library, 90 W. 4th St., St. Paul, 651-266-7000, www.sppl.org)

9 p.m.

Sponsor Content

Minnesota Concert Tickets

From the Vault