Twin Cities-based LGBTA concert, jazz, and marching band with concerts throughout the year. See video clips on their website.
Every 4th Saturday of each month, 8-11pm at EagleBolt Bar. Join the North Country Bears for their monthly gathering. $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.
Second Saturdays 10am-1pm Indoor Winter Market, 704 South 2nd St. Also 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.
Wednesdays Karaoke 9:30pm-1:30am. THU 8pm BINGO, then Trivia night w/ Trivia Mafia. Game Night FRI. SAT + SUN Bloody Mary Brunch. First SAT Underwear Night. Second SAT Gear Night. Third SAT W.A.N.K. Nov 23rd, 8pm - Bear Night w/ North Country Bears. Nov 30th, Totally 80s. Dec 1st, Red Undie Run after party. Dec 7th - Come take your pants off! Underwear Night. Dec 14th, 9pm Gear Night.
Ongoing through December 22, 2019, 7:30pm (SAT 7:30 + 2pm; SUN 2pm). Out of the violence comes a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man’s Land singing “Stille Nacht.” Thus begins an extraordinary night of camaraderie, music, peace. A remarkable true story, told in the words and songs of the men who lived it.
December 28, 2019, 9-10:30pm. All new mini comedy/ enterinment show before the Ladies of La Femme. The show will be hosted quick-witted diva Allota Shots, with an amazing rotating cast of 3 performers that include Dominique DeGrant, Utica Queen, and Carmen Love! GET READY TO LAUGH, DANCE, AND ENJOY A FABULOUSLY STUPID SHOW!
January 3, 2020, 9pm-1:30am. Mistress Mara and Queen Pea invite you to claim erotic agency/ stretch yourself. How would YOU like to be seen in the world, or like to see yourself? What would that look like to dress the part for an evening? Let this be your bawdy brave space/ learning laboratory/ sexy pervy petri-dish to try on new/ bigger versions of yourself to see how you like the fit!
January 4 + February 1, 2020, 8pm. First Saturdays in the Annex Room - featuring Korean Pop Music. An 18+ event. Next dates: Mar 7th; Apr 4th.
January 15 - February 16, 2020. Bernarda Alba, a powerful matriarch, imposes a strict rule on her household following her second husband’s funeral. Bernarda’s five daughters, however, struggle under her cold regime. The girls’ dreams, desires, and the lure of the outside world begin to permeate their isolated existence. With cast of 10 of the finest women actor-singers.
January 18, 2020, 6pm at Sabes Jewish Community Center, 4330 Cedar Lake Rd, St Louis Park. See a compilation of outstanding Minnesota connected short films. An opportunity to not only see some great films, but also to meet the filmmakers, cast and crew and learn more. Films: Call In; Last Straw; Dumpling; Oh Martha!; and Anchor Away.
March 5-8, 2020 Barkers Island Inn Resort, 300 Marina Dr, Superior, WI. Premier upper midwest 4 day weekend bear event; private hotel, 200 bears w/ welcome party, pop-up games, Lucky 13 Bingo, back alley Dice, Just The Tip(s) dance, game show, FRI+SAT parties, SAT midnight pizza. See FB and eventbrite:
June 27-28, 2020. Twin Cities Pride Festival at Loring Park, 1382 Willow St, Minneapolis. Performances; Pride in Concert + Sunday Pride Parade: 11am from 3rd Street at Hennepin, Minneapolis. Festival plans for 400 exhibitor booths, 40 food vendors, and 4 free stages with music and other performances!
July 24-26, 2020 - past year at Dead Broke Arena, 5676 170th St N, Hugo, MN. Huge area featuring vendors, a dance tent, and plenty of on-site space for camping (no electrical or water hook ups) Excellent warm up arena and very supportive staff who are thrilled to host the rodeo again. Host hotel: Crowne Plaza Minneapolis Downtown Northstar. See details at their website:
August 1-2, 2020, 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.
Mid-September, 2020, annual event since 2007, tour starts and ends at Boom Island Park, 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.
Mid-September, 2020, two days, 4-10pm. 17th Ave South between 32nd + 34th Streets featuring 16 local bands across 4 porches that transform to stages. Unique in its focus on celebrating local music and foods. Dance in the streets to jazz, blues, indie and more and enjoy sweet and savory delights from half-a-dozen food trucks. Bring the kids, Porchfest is free and all-ages friendly.
Mid-October, 2020 , eleven-day annual film festival at the ShowPlace ICON Theatre, The Shops at West End, St. Louis Park. Also two events every month, including a screening in the monthly Insider Series. Other events include industry workshops, educational events, and TCFF Members-Only Screenings.