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Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday
This week in Freeloader Friday we have tons of art shows, epic three-day music festivals, and a few family-friendly gatherings. Come take a look at our list and plan your weekend.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday
Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers, All That Glitters

FRIDAY:

A Guilded Age
(Northern Clay Center, 2424 E. Franklin Ave., Minneapolis, 612-339-8007, www.northernclaycenter.org)

Group show. 6-8 p.m.

331 Art-A-Whirl 2014
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

With Mark Mallman, Red Daughters, Sam Cassidy, and more. 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The Thirsty River
(Acadia Cafe: 329 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-874-8702)

All ages. 8 p.m.

The Siems Hauer Roots Project
(Day Block Brewing Co.: 1105 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-617-7793)

9 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday
Mike Carina

Vanishing Point: The Extinction of Things with Wings
(Artist Mercantile, 24 W. 7th Place, St. Paul, 651-222-0053, www.artistmerc.com)

Works by Mike Carinaart. 6-9 p.m.

Rat Bastard, Permanent Makeup, Testroka, Office Skin
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

9 p.m.

Rank Bull
(Schooner Tavern: 2901 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-729-4365)

9 p.m.

Bryce Plays Drums
(Whiskey Junction: 901 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-9550)

9:30 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday
Scott Lloyd Anderson

Paradise, Paved: An Oil Painter's Exploration of the Suburbs
(Douglas Flanders & Associates, 818 W. Lake St., Minneapolis, 612-791-1285, www.facebook.com/FlandersArt)

Work by Scott Lloyd Anderson. 6-9 p.m. 

The 612Brew Art-A-Whirl Bash
(612 Brew: 945 Broadway St. NE, Minneapolis, 612-217-0437)

With music by Big Jess, Step Rockets, Black Market Brass, and more; arts and crafts vendors; food trucks. 12-8 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl
(Various locations, northeast Minneapolis)

This huge gallery hop features open studios, live music, special activities, demonstrations, sales, performances, silent-auction fundraiser, and more. For more info, and a list of locations, visit nemaa.org/art-a-whirl. Fri. 5-10 p.m.; Sat. 12-8 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Mundane Train
(Franconia in the City @ Casket Gallery and Education Space, 1781 Jefferson St. NE, Minneapolis, www.franconia.org)

An installation by Alexa Horochowski. 5-10 p.m. 

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

 

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

SATURDAY:

American Moments
(Icebox Quality Framing And Gallery, 1500 Jackson St. NE #443, Minneapolis, 612-788-1790, www.iceboxminnesota.com)

Work by photographer Toby Old. 8-11 p.m.

331 Art-a-Whirl 2014
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

With Hastings 3000, Metallagher, Juiceboxxx, more. 12:30 to 10 p.m.

Sara Cotner
(Day Block Brewing Co.: 1105 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-617-7793)

9 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

Souvenir
(Burnet Gallery at Le Meridien Chambers Hotel, 901 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, 612-767-6999, www.chambersminneapolis.com)

Andrew Witrak examines the good and bad urges to escape. 6-8 p.m.

American Cream, Dead Gurus, Robust Worlds, Mr. Hide
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

9 p.m.

The Belfast Cowboys
(Whiskey Junction: 901 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-9550)

9:30 p.m.

The 612Brew Art-A-Whirl Bash
(612 Brew: 945 Broadway St. NE, Minneapolis, 612-217-0437)

With music by MaLLY, Pony the Mustang, Kingsview, more; arts and crafts vendors; food trucks. 12-5 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

FACE
(Solar Arts Building, 3rd Floor Gallery, 711 15th Ave. NE, Minneapolis)

Performance art bodypainting piece featuring Jaime Carrera and Caitlin Karolczak. 5 p.m.

Singer Songwriter Showcase
(Harriet Brewing: 3036 Minnehaha Ave. S., Minneapolis, 651-225-2184)

With Jack Klatt, Paul Fonfara, Dreamland Faces, Adam Kiesling. 9 p.m.

Grand Opening
(Target Field Station, 435 5th St. N, Minneapolis, 612.348.3848, www.hennepin.us/residents/transportation/target-field-station)

With live music, family activities, food and beverage vendors, more. 1-5:30 p.m.

Man Up
(Grey Gallery 901, 18 1/2 Ave. NE, Minneapolis)

Group show, curated by Altered Esthetics, explores masculinity in the modern era. Artists' discussion 1 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

FutureKave
(Solar Arts Building, 3rd Floor Gallery, 711 15th Ave. NE, Minneapolis)

vidtiger presents an interactive immersive video-game experience. With live music by C.Kostra, UP ROCK, BRONTO. 9 p.m. 

Glass Art Exhibition
(Foci Glass, 2010 E. Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, 612-623-3624, www.minnesotaglassart.org/mcgahome.html)

With work by Jerry Williams, Nicole Fierce, and Heather Kremen. Opening reception with demonstrations 3-6 p.m.

2014 State Arbor Month Celebration
(Oak Hill Park, 3400 Rhode Island Ave. S., Columbia Heights, 952-924-2540)

With tree planting, live music, family activities, more. For more info visit mndnr.gov/arbormonth. 9 a.m.-noon. 

EcoArts Festival: Spirit of the Mississippi River
(Harriet Island, 200 Drive Justus Ohage Blvd., St. Paul, 651-266-6400)

With performing groups, interactive arts activities, family events, artists, food and beverage vendors, more. For more info visit www.artstart.org/ecoarts-fest. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Art-A-Whirl, parties at 612 and 331: Freeloader Friday

 

SUNDAY:
 

331 Art-a-Whirl 2014
(331 Club, 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746, www.331club.com)

With the Cloak Ox, BBGun, Field Trip, more. 12:30-10 p.m.

26th Annual Dandelion Day Celebration
(Ard Godfrey House, 50 University Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-870-8001, www.ardgodfreyhouse.com)

Dandelion-centered activities and events include making daisy chains, recipes (make dandelion wine!), and more. 1-4 p.m.

Urban Expedition: Brazil
(Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul, 651-292-3293, www.landmarkcenter.org)

With music, dance, cultural traditions. 1-3 p.m. 

Farmers' Markets:

Mill City Farmers Market
(Mill City Farmers' Market, 704 2nd St. S., Minneapolis, 612-341-7580, www.millcityfarmersmarket.org)

Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Continues through Oct. 25.





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