Aquatennial is in full swing with a dance party tonight, and the epic fireworks display over the Mississippi on Saturday. Stoked? So are we! Free! See events here!
If you live in Minneapolis, you are surely not unaware of the brewing trend! Sunday head to the NE Brewer’s Block Party! Hosted by Sociable Cider Werks and Red Stag Supperclub, this event features all of the brewers in Northeast Minneapolis in one spot. Plus, food for sale and live music – it is a party after all! 2pm-9pm Sunday at Sociable Cider Werks. Wristbands $1 or free with non-perishable food item.
FLOW Northside Arts Crawl is going on now! This awesome event features artists exclusively from North Minneapolis. Come celebrate the community, get inspired, and meet neighbors! Thursday 23-Saturday 25th. Free! Plus, download a free metro pass here to get to and from the event!
The second annual Lowertown Blues Festival is Saturday in Mears Park, St. Paul. If you love blues and jazz music, this is the event for you! Free! Saturday, Noon-10pm.
The Van’s Warped Tour is hitting the Twin Cities again this year, at Canterbury Park in Shakopee. Featuring hundreds of bands as well as comedians, youtube celebrities, and spoken word, this will be a great time for all. Fun fact, started in 1995, the Van’s Warped Tour is the longest running touring music festival in North America! Sunday, doors at 11am, Canterbury Park, Shakopee. General admission tickets are $35.
Heading to the beach this weekend? While you are there, bpop in to some of the best waterfront eateries! Thrillist has compiled a delicious list of great spots.
Or hey, boat out to the floating library and check out a book. How fun is that?! This event is free, but you do need a canoe or kayak to get to the library. July 25-26th, 11am-56pm. Silver Lake at Silverwood Park, St. Anthony.
So…rumor has it that they are making another Space Jam movie with LeBron James. Maybe you need your fix now with the classic–if that’s the case, the Fitzgerald theater has the event for you. On Tuesday, go and see Films at the Fitz presents Space Jam! Doors and games at 5pm, Space Jam at 6pm. Tickets $10-15.
(Photo “Aquatennial Target Fireworks” via Minneapolis Aquatennial. PHOTO CREDIT: Andy Swarbrick)