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Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday
L-R: Larry Caveney, Mill City Oktoberfest, art at NEMAA's Fall Arts show
This weekend Oktoberfest rages on with a series of free parties. There's also a bunch of open studio hops, happy hours, bike rides, and other fun and free things to do.

Come take a look at our list and plan your weekend.

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday
Photo courtesy of Hennepin Theatre Trust

FRIDAY:

Made Here
(Hennepin Avenue, from Sixth to Seventh Street in Minneapolis)

The opening celebration from 6:30 to 8 p.m. will feature tours, live music, and receptions. Read more about the project here

Self-Evident, Buildings, Tyranny Is Tyranny
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

10 p.m.

Last Friday Jazz Series
(The Coffee Grounds: 1579 Hamline Ave. N., St. Paul, 651-644-9959)

With 7 Cats Swing, CatTet. 8 p.m.

JXTALICIOUS
(Juxtaposition Arts, 2007 Emerson Ave. N., Minneapolis, 612-588-1148, www.juxtaposition.org)

Open studios, wine, food, music. 6-9 p.m.

Signifyin' & Testifyin Storytelling Festival
(Various locations)

Featuring a variety of performance and various locations. More info at www.blackstorytellers.com. Fri. 7 p.m. at Ames Elk Lodge (1614 Plymouth Ave., Minneapolis, 612-529-1970); Sat. 7 p.m. at Perpich Center For Arts Education (6125 Olson Memorial Highway, Robbinsdale, 763-591-4700).

Pretty Boy Thorson, Chokecherry, It's Criminal, Whiskey Jeff
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

9 p.m.

Oktoberfest
(Mario's Keller Bar: 2300 NE University Ave., Minneapolis, 612-781-3860)

With Bill Koncar, the Scott Bixby Band, the Joey Johnson Band, the Squires, the John Kujda Band, more. 6-10 p.m. Also Saturday.

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday

Stephen Mohring: Play
(Hamline University, 1536 Hewitt Ave., St. Paul, 651-523-2800, www.hamline.edu)

In the Soeffker Gallery. Opening reception and artist's lecture 5-8 p.m.

Sawtooth
(Dulono's: 607 W. Lake St., Minneapolis, 612-827-1726)

9 p.m.

Lila Ammons (CD-release)
(Hell's Kitchen: 80 S. 9th St., Minneapolis, 612-332-4700)

10 p.m.  

The Usual Things (CD-release), Hig TV, Schoenburg
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)

10 p.m.  

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday

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

Ceramic works by Gerit Grimm. 6-8 p.m.

Murzik, Mike Coykendal, Deceitful Lapwings
(Nomad World Pub: 501 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-6424)

9 p.m.

Sougwen Chung: Chiaro/Oscuro
(Public Functionary, 1400 12th Avenue NE, Minneapolis, 612-978-5566, www.publicfunctionary.org)

This show features 30+ works of traditional drawing technique, digital reproduction, video animation, and projection mapping. The gallery will host special activities each weekend on Friday evenings from 8 p.m. to midnight through Sept. 27.

14th Annual Fall Fine Arts Show
(Solar Arts Building, 3rd Floor Gallery, 711 15th Ave. NE, Minneapolis)

Featuring over 140 artists. 5-9 p.m. Fri.; 12-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun.

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday
Susan Frame, View from Pincushion Mountain

 

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday
Larry Caveney, Johnny Cash

SATURDAY:

Larry Caveney: Daily Paintings, 2013
(Shoebox Gallery, 2948 Chicago Ave. S, Minneapolis, 612-825-3833, www.mnartists.org/shoebox_gallery)

Opening reception and 10-year gallery anniversary party features musician Paul Sprawl and dancer Leralee Whittle. 7-10 p.m.

Proofreader, Pho, McNasty Brass Band
(Amsterdam: 6 W. 6th St., St. Paul, 651-222-3990)

10 p.m.

Machinery Hill
(The Coffee Grounds: 1579 Hamline Ave. N., St. Paul, 651-644-9959)

8 p.m.

Barton's Hollow
(Dulono's: 607 W. Lake St., Minneapolis, 612-827-1726)

9 p.m.

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday

Landland Going Away Party
(CO Exhibitions, 1101 Stinson Blvd. NE, Minneapolis, 612-379-4151, www.burlesquedesign.com/temp/coexhibitions)

Check out artwork by Dan Black and Jes Seamans before they leave for Chicago. 7-10 p.m.

The Right Here, the Shidiots, Puppies & Trains
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

9 p.m.

Southdale Center Grand Re-Opening Celebration
(Southdale Center, 10 Southdale Center, Edina, 952-925-7874, www.southdale.com)

With a ferris wheel, DJ music, fireworks, runway fashion shows, more. 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

Woofstock 2013
(The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes, 12459 Elm Creek Blvd., Maple Grove, 763-424-0504, www.shoppesatarborlakes.com)

With animal activities, live music, fun for kids, deals, more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday

Mill City Oktoberfest
(Mill City Museum, 704 S. 2nd St., Minneapolis, 612-341-7555, www.millcitymuseum.org)

With cooking and baking demonstrations, music, dancing, beer samples, food and beverage sales, and brewing history. Indoors and outdoors. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (Entrance fee applies for indoor activities.)

Silverback Colony, Walker Fields (CD-release), Bernie King & the Guilty Pleasures
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

10 p.m.

SDRA, Liquor Beats Winter, San Dimas
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)

10 p.m

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday

Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival
(Lakefront Park, 1st And Locust Streets, Hudson)

With 80+ juried artist, live music, more. More info at sayhellotohudson.com. Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Bike Rally & Walk to Benefit the Remember Niger Coalition
(North Como Presbyterian Church, 965 Larpenteur Ave. W., Roseville, 651-488-5581, www.northcomochurch.org)

Featuring a morning ride, walk, African market, prizes, picnic, more. Sign up at www.RememberNiger.org. 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Get Behind the Work: Vine Arts Center Annual Member Show

(Vine Arts Center, 2637 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-728-5745, www.vineartscenter.com)

6-9 p.m.

Landland says goodbye, Shoebox celebrates 10: Freeloader Friday
Jesse Lawson

 
SUNDAY:

Medieval Fair
(Caponi Art Park, 1220 Diffley Road, Eagan, 651-454-9412, www.caponiartpark.org)

With educational demonstrations, arts, weaponry, authentic Medieval Village. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. It's free, but donations are accepted.

Red Daughters DJ Night & Video Premiere
(Cause Spirits & Soundbar, 3001 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-822-6000, www.spiritsandsound.com)

9 p.m.

Wangs, Moonstone, Tender Meat, Megabog, Punishment
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)

9 p.m.

Charlie Parr (album-release)
(Hymie's Vintage Records: 3820 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, 612-729-8890)

With Ben Weaver. 5 p.m.

Elaine's Buffet of Life: A Look at the Life and Work of Hennepin County Artist Elaine Jacobs Yablonsky
(Hennepin History Museum, 2303 3rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-870-1329, www.hennepinhistory.org)

Fireside chat with the artist. 2 p.m.




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