Events

Uptown Open Events

Check back with a schedule of events each 3rd weekend of the month!

 OCTOBER EVENTS:

TRUE NORTH COLLABORATIVE – Local Market.  Join us at Seven Points in Uptown to celebrate local artists, makers, and designers all weekend long!  3001 Hennepin (enter at Kitchen Window). More information at www.truenorthcollaborative.com

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16, 12pm – 6pm & SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17, 10am – 3pm: True North Market  in partnership with Twin Cities Startup Week & Uptown Association

GRANADA THEATER (3022 Hennepin Ave. S.). What was once an iconic theatre from the silent film era is now your home for Uptown entertainment and special occasions.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15 & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16:  Subatomic Sound System + Screechy Dan, Addis Pablo, & Green Lion Crew – NYC’s Subatomic Sound System is leading a mission to re-establish the bass heavy, spacious soundscapes, and live improvisational remixing of traditional Jamaican dub music at the forefront of today’s independent, producer-fueled, beat and bass driven electronic music.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16: The Purple Ones 5: The Gold Edition, A Prince Inspired Fashion Show – Doors 6pm | Runway 7pm. This year’s theme is GOLD where each designer must create a fashion garment look with Gold as the main color to showcase on the runway in front of a live audience. Twin Cities luminaries will judge the competition to crow a Purple Ones Fashion Designer Winner.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17: Brett Studer Live Dinner Performance @ The Uptown Lobby –Doors 6pm | 6:30pm. Jazz-inspired singer-songwriter Brett Studer performs a vibrant mix of jazzy tunes, singable covers, and compelling originals.

JUNGLE THEATER: (2951 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis)
October 13 – November 14, 2021 EVERY BRILLIANT THING A Play that celebrates life and underscores the importance of human connection. Every Brilliant thing reminds of the life-affirming joy and wonder that exists alongside the pain and strife.

BRYANT LAKE BOWL & THEATER:
SATURDAY, October 16 7pm – 9pm: The sky isn’t falling, it’s just broken! Join climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld for a mix of facts, science, observations, and stories, all intended to put recent climate events and science into clear and actionable perspective.

RESTAURANT WEEK IN UPTOWN!

SEPTEMBER EVENTS:

TRUE NORTH COLLABORATIVE – Local Market & Fashion Show.  Join us at Seven Points in Uptown to celebrate local artists, makers, and designers all weekend long!  3001 Hennepin (enter at Kitchen Window). More information at www.truenorthcollaborative.com

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 12pm – 6pm & SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 10am – 4pm: True North Market  in partnership with Twin Cities Startup Week & Uptown Association

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19:  2:30pm – Fashion Show | 3:00pm – Concert:  Emerging Designers Fashion Show & Concert in partnership with Twin Cities Startup Week & Aeterna Media

 

GRANADA THEATER (3022 Hennepin Ave. S.). What was once an iconic theatre from the silent film era is now your home for Uptown entertainment and special occasions.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 Vivaldi’s Four Seasons – 6:30 PM.  Whether you’re looking for a beautifully unique classical music performance or a romantic candlelight experience, this performance is for you. Stunning classical music performance by local Minneapolis musicians of the Listeso String Quartet. More information HERE.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17Live @ the Lobby – 7:00 PM.  Music with P.J. Tracy. Enjoy a live performance from Grammy winner P.J. Tracy performed on the new Lobby addition, Baby Granada piano and dinner from an amazing new menu created by Chef Patrick Scott Moore. P.J. Tracy is an EMMY award winning composer and pianist who has performed for audiences throughout the US, UK and Mexico. Combining the sensibilities of modern Jazz, blues, neoclassical, rock and pop, P.J. is an unforgettable performer sure to please true music fans everywhere. More information HERE.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 – Brunch with performance by Pete Hoffman @ the Lobby – 11AM. Live dining and music. After 29 years of teaching music in the Minneapolis Public Schools, Pete Hofmann has started a new chapter as a full time musician. He specializes in the passionate and romantic repertoire dedicated to the solo guitar compositions of South Americans Agustín Barrios of Paraguay, Antonio Lauro of Venezuela, Heitor Villa-Lobos of Brazil, Gentil Montaña of Colombia, Astor Piazzolla of Argentina and more. These are instrumental works of aching beauty and joyful abandon. They are in forms like the Milonga, the Waltz and the Tango. More information HERE.

SEVEN POINTS UPTOWN (3001 Hennepin Ave. S.) – Uptown Art Heals. The aftermath and unrest after the killing of George Floyd in our community spurred many local artists to express themselves and paint the plywood covered windows of Uptown businesses in spring of 2020. The Uptown Association coordinated efforts between businesses and artists, and dozens of painted plywood murals emerged. Some of these murals will be on display inside Seven Points to remind us to never forget the necessary change of racial injustices and positive messaging these murals display.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18  – The Wholesome Podcast – Live at PHOENIX THEATER 7:00PM (2605 Hennepin Ave.). FREE EVENT. Wholesome B. Mitch and Trey discuss relationships and dating along with a special guest. The conversation gets a little risqué when the crew begins discussing life experiences they have had throughout the years. This event is appropriate for audiences age 21 and older.

THURSDAY – SATURDAY, 9/16 – 9/18 – The VAXXED and the Furious at Bryant Lake Bowl & Theater. (810 W. Lake St.) Sketch comedy. More information HERE.

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FOR BUSINESSES:

Plan a free event at your location and be included in our marketing, promotional programs, printed materials and website. It may be something like demonstrations featuring your businesses, live music, art, and any other creative activities!

You will be responsible for:

  • Ideas (we all have them!)
  • Execution
  • Scheduling
  • Hiring and fulfillment of paid entertainment

It is going to take all of us to show how vibrant our neighborhood continues to be. This is a great way to cross-promote your business with others throughout the community and showcase we’re working together!

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