5 free things to do this week


This week in free things to do we have a movie in the park, a bookstore opening, a local artist sale, and a Prince dance party. Come take a look and plan your week on the cheap.

Movies in the Park: Triplets of Belleville
7 p.m. Monday. Gold Medal Park, 900 S. Second St., Minneapolis. 


Milkweed Books Grand Opening
Check out the new bookstore by award-winning publishers Milkweed. During this party there will be refreshments, tours, shopping, and a reading featuring Deni Ellis Béchard, author of Into the Sun. The event is free, but RSVP here. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. 1011 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis; 612-215-2650.

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Fall Flash Sale 2016
Shop locally-made items from artists, jewelry designers, artisans, and more. There will be beer and the Smoking Cow foodtruck will be serving grub. 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Indeed Brewing Company, 711 15th Ave. NE, Minneapolis; 612-843-5090.


Rogue Citizen at Pop Out
Rogue Citizen art collective is back this Thursday with a show of new work at a new space owned by Nate Vernon of the Sounds Expensive record label. There will be over 100 works on display, from tiny pieces to items 12-feet-tall. See art from Lizardman, Blaster, Dalsen, Matt McGorry, and Ugaso, as well as collabs from Chuck U and Katie Kroeck. 6 p.m. Thursday. Pop Out, 2014 Central Ave. NE, Minneapolis. 


Prince Dance Party
Dance to Prince tunes with DJ Lenka Paris and Dudley D. 21+. Thursday, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Clubhouse Jäger, 923 Washington Ave. N., Minneapolis; 612-332-2686.