Twin Cities-based LGBTA concert, jazz, and marching band with concerts throughout the year. See video clips on their website.
May 9 - September 26, 2015 8am-1pm between the Mill City Museum and the Guthrie Theater. Summer Saturdays, 40+ local vendors - everything from beets and cabbage to artisan chocolates, local honey, maple syrup, hand-milled flour, locally harvested wild rice, specialty cheeses, baked goods, kimchi, preserves, artisan ceramics, kitchen utensils, and jewelry.
May 23, 2015 at EagleBolt Bar. Join the North Country Bears for their monthly gathering 8-11pm each 4th Saturday/ month. $7 gets you a cup for keg beer, pop, and a whole lot of burly bears, Grrr. The Eagle Bolt Bar has an extensive menu of pizzas, sandwiches, and burgers.
May 26, 2015, Tomorrowland - A bright, optimistic teen and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission. Minneapolis Movie Bears at the Orpheum Theater -- popular social event to meet a lot of bears, cubs, and admirers with several hours of hanging out, eating and chatting. Next: June 14 Bear Social.
June, 2015 (to be confirmed) at The Theaters at the Mall of America, Minneapolis. A provocative festival showcasing Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer filmmakers.
June 12, 2015, doors open at 10pm, at The Saloon, 830 Hennepin Ave. $10 all night. From San Francisco: DJ MATT CONSOLA. Party for bears, cubs and friends.
June 20, 2015 and every third Saturday, 7-10pm at the Saloon, Minneapolis. Come out for a raucus time with special musical selections, 6:30pm line dance lesson. Enjoy the real wood dance floor with plenty of space. Unlimited keg beer and soda for $10 ($5 for NSGRA members). The Saloon also offers good food at great prices! Next: July 18th.
July 24-26, 2015 at Dead Broke Arena. 2 full days of rodeo, fun, dancing and music! Friday night registration at the Saloon, and Saturday/Sunday rodeo events. Saturday night dance at the rodeo grounds. More details TBA, watch NSGRA.org for details as they develop!
June 25, 2015, 8pm at Orchestra Hall, 1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis. One of America’s foremost comedians, star of television, theater, film, animation + video, recipient of numerous awards,(6 Emmys, 2 Tonys, a Grammy). “Lily Tomlin has made us laugh and continues to amaze us with her acting talent and quick wit.” Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein.
June 27-28, 2015 - annual two-day Festival in Loring Park, 1382 Willow St. More details TBA.
July 24, 2015, The Minneapolis Movie Bears will team up with Lavender for another fabulous Out in the Stands, across the Mississippi River in St. Paul for a summer evening of baseball at the St Paul Saints new ballpark in St Paul’s Lowertown neighborhood - St Paul Saints vs Lincoln Saltdogs. After the ballgame, it’s off to a local establishment to celebrate a Saints victory.
August 6-9, 2015, Two Creeks Campground, E of Sandstone, MN. 100-acre clothing optional site, modern restrooms. Music, DJ, games, food, Fetish Cowboy/Leather night -gay/bi, transgender, cross-dresser. Basketball/ naked volleyball, drag show. Tent sites, trailers for rent. Dinner included each day. The event fee is as little as $90 per person.
August 8-9, 2015, annual two-day event at Powderhorn Park, 3400 15th Avenue South, Minneapolis. Set in a pastoral, 66-acre city park, Powderhorn Art Fair features 184 regional & national artists of varied disciplines, as well as a Community Showcase & Group Exhibitors from the Powderhorn area.
September 20, 2015, annual event since 2007, tour around lakes and along banks of the Mississippi River; 14 or 36 mile routes. beer garden, water stations, restrooms, medical and mechanical pit stops along the way.
April, 2016 (to be confirmed). Minnesota Leather Sir | Minnesota Leather Boy | Ms Minnesota Leather Pride. People in leather who play without inhibitions/ erotic and kink play/ Leather and Sex! Events typically include: FRI Meet and Greet. SAT Kink U + Contests. SUN Victory Brunch.