MNFashion Week, Saint Paul Art Crawl: Freeloader Friday

Can't afford to attend the Zombie Pub Crawl? Don't want to deal with the huge crowds of undead? No problem. There's still tons of free stuff to do that doesn't involve total anarchy. This week in Freeloader Friday we have the Saint Paul Art Crawl, which features lots of free music, studio events, and wine and beer tastings; glam MNFashion Week parties; and excellent dance nights at Clubhouse Jager, Kitty Cat Klub, and more.


Rogue Citizen Art Opening
(Cause Spirits & Soundbar, 3001 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis; 612-822-6000,

Check out new artwork from creatives number 87 on our list. The reception from 7-10 p.m. is free, but the music afterwards will cost you $5.

The 4onthefloor, Those Darlins
(Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum: 333 E River Pkwy, Minneapolis, 612-625-9494)

This is a student event. Seating is limited. 8 p.m.

Red Label, the Bad Pennies
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave S, Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)

10 p.m.

Yelp's Drive-In
(514 Studios, 514 N 3rd St, Minneapolis, 612-520-1514)

This 1950s-style bash features food, boozy beverages, shopping, performances, North Star Rollergirls, and more. Proceeds benefit Secondhand Hounds. 21+. 8-10 p.m.

Saint Paul Art Crawl
(Lowertown, 6th and Sibley, St. Paul)

Head over to St. Paul (or step outside your home if you're already there) and enjoy hundreds of open studios giving demonstrations, selling their wares, and hosting special events and performances. For more info visit Fri. 6-10 p.m.; Sat. 12-8 p.m.; Sun. 12-6 p.m.

MNFashion Week: Salon Night
(Cliche, 2403 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, 612-870-0420,

This awesome shindig at Cliche features hair inspired by the many looks of Madonna. 7-9 p.m.

Profusion/Glimmer: Drawings by Nick Howard
(Rosalux Gallery, 1224 2nd St NE, Minneapolis, 612-747-3942,

7-11 p.m.

Harvest Fest
(Lowell Park, Water Street, from Mulberry St. S. to Nelson St., Stillwater, 651-430-8800)

Looking for a fun little road trip this weekend? Head out to Stillwater, where you will find live bands, food vendors, a street dance, pumpkin weighing, wine tasting, chili cook-off, regatta races, and bingo. Fri. 5-11 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

A Crow's Nest
(Macalester College, 1600 Grand Ave, St Paul, 651-696-6000,

New and recent work by Richard Barlow. 7-9 p.m.

(Mixed Blood Theatre, 1501 S 4th St, Minneapolis, 612-338-0937,

Mixed Blood offers its first "radical hospitality" (admission to all shows is free) show with Branden Jacobs-Jenkins's farce on modern race relations. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m. Free, first-come first served ($15 to reserve seats ahead).

Fear Itself
(Altered Esthetics, 1224 Quincy St NE, Minneapolis, 612-378-8888,

Group show explores the machinations of fear. 7-10 p.m.

The Disco Devils: Private Stock
(Clubhouse Jager: 923 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, 612-332-2686)

10 p.m.

(Kitty Cat Klub: 315 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, 612-331-9800)

Jonathan Ackerman spins tunes.



Things You Carry
CO Exhibitions, 1101 Stinson Blvd, Minneapolis, 612-379-4151)

Enter the world of King Mini with new work by Vincent Stall. 7-10 p.m.

Da Funk!
(Clubhouse Jager: 923 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, 612-332-2686)

With Wak Lyf. 10 p.m.

MNFashion Week: Inspire by Gao & Nonmala Trunk Show
(b. (a resale shop), 5456 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, 612-824-1292,

Retro-inspired clothing and jewelry by Inspire. 4-6 p.m.

Sounds from the 60s
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave S, Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)

10 p.m.

Luther the Devil, Black Church Service
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)

10 p.m.

Co-Kisser Poetry Film Festival
(MCAD - Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 2501 Stevens Ave S, Minneapolis, 612-874-3700,

Short films inspired by and featurig poetry. 5-10:30 p.m.

The Horizon Line: Continuity and Change
(O'Shaughnessy Educational Center, 2115 Summit Ave., St. Paul, 651-962-5000)

1-5 p.m.

Life Size Morphology
(Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, 726 Vineland Pl., Minneapolis, 612-375-7600,

Competitors build life-size sculptures of words for teammates to guess. 1-3 p.m.

Dr. Seuss's Secrets of the Deep: The Lost, Forgotten, and Hidden Works of Theodor Seuss Geisel
(Jean Stephen Galleries, 917 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, 612-338-4333,

Exhibition features newly released artworks from award-winning book. 2-6 p.m.

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Ordway Family Concert: Inside Mozart's Piano
(Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, 345 Washington St, St Paul, 651-224-4222,

For tickets and info call 651.291.1144 or visit 9:30 & 11 a.m.

Mill City Farmers' Market
(Mill City Farmer's Market, 704 Second St. S., Minneapolis, 612-341-7580,

Through October 15.


Kingfield Farmers' Market
(Kingfield Farmer's Market, 4310 Nicollet Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612.823.4550,

8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Through October 30.

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