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  • "MN River Valley: A Sampling of Wildlife and Habitats" DNR Presentation

    "MN River Valley: A Sampling of Wildlife and Habitats" DNR Presentation

    235 S Fuller St, Shakopee
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Shakopee
    Phone: (888) 325-2575

    Date(s): 3/30/2017

    DNR wildlife biologist discusses the wildlife and habitats found in the MN River Valley. 3/30, at 6:30pm

  • American Indian Art Tour

    American Indian Art Tour

    15037 Mystic Lake Drive , Prior Lake
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Prior Lake
    Phone: (952) 228-2600

    Date(s): 1/16/2017-5/1/2017

    You will bare witness to some of the oldest art done of American Indians in the State of Minnesota at the Minnesota State Capital, as well as the most famous Minnesota art done by renowned local Indian artists within the community, like George Morrison. Join us as we take you on a journey of some of the most eloquent American Indian art pieces within the twin cities.

  • Smithsonian Water/Ways Exhibit

    Smithsonian Water/Ways Exhibit

    714 W Summit Ave, Detroit Lakes
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Detroit Lakes
    Phone: (218) 847-2938

    Date(s): 2/25/2017-4/9/2017

    Discover the central nature of water in our lives through this new Smithsonian exhibit. You'll also experience local exhibits about the history, culture, and science of water; events and programs designed to explore and celebrate local waterways; and stories from community members about water. Exhibits are family friendly. Don't pass up this chance to see the Smithsonian in Minnesota!

  • Spring Festival, An Arts and Crafts Affair

    Spring Festival, An Arts and Crafts Affair

    1100 Canterbury Rd, Shakopee
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Shakopee
    Phone: (402) 331-2889

    Date(s): 3/31/2017, 4/1/2017, 4/2/2017

    Hundreds of the nation’s finest artists and crafters display and sell their handcrafted works. Our Arts & Crafts tour of shows are consistently ranked in the Top 100 Shows in the Country by Sunshine Artist Magazine. Stage entertainment, hourly gift certificate winners, plenty of food & drink, lots of family fun, and free parking! Friday 11am to 9pm; Saturday 9am to 6pm; Sunday 10am to 5pm. For more information, visit our website at www.hpifestivals.com or call 402-331-2889.

  • Artist Bruce Munro Light Sculptures

    3675 Arboretum Dr, Chaska
    Minneapolis / St Paul > West Metro > Chaska
    Phone: (952) 443-1400

    Date(s): 11/10/2016-3/31/2017

  • Pickets and Peonies

    Pickets and Peonies

    1800 W Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Bloomington
    Phone: (952) 563-8575

    Date(s): 3/2/2017-4/23/2017

    For artist Amy Rice, artistic inspiration comes as much from childhood memories of growing up on a Midwestern farm as it does the urban community in which she now lives. From bicycles and street art to gardening and “things with wings”, her influences at first sight look to merely be pulled from everyday experiences and encounters, but her art also speaks to influences less tangible as well. Amy’s colorful imagery touches on the human experience as it draws from “collective endeavors that challenge hierarchy, acts of compassion, [and] downright silliness”.

  • Applying Influences: 2017 Invitational Ceramic Exhibition

    Applying Influences: 2017 Invitational Ceramic Exhibition

    1800 W Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Bloomington
    Phone: (952) 563-8575

    Date(s): 2/24/2017-3/31/2017

    Artistry is pleased to present Applying Influences its tri-annual Invitational Ceramic Exhibition. Guest curator, Ernest Miller selected this year’s theme which focuses on contemporary ceramic artists and their unique expression of inspiration into clay.

  • American Indian Movement (AIM)Tour

    American Indian Movement (AIM)Tour

    15037 Mystic Lake Drive , Prior Lake
    Minneapolis / St Paul > South Metro > Prior Lake
    Phone: (952) 228-2600

    Date(s): 1/16/2017-5/1/2017

    Take a journey through the movement with our elders- the actual people whom lived it, take a guided tour of the infamous Franklin avenue known as the “The AVE “see all the amazing organizations which evolved from the movement. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to take a journey back into time to as we explore one of the United States most "infamous" social movements of its time

  • "Wish You Were Here: Tourism in Scott County" Exhibit

    "Wish You Were Here: Tourism in Scott County" Exhibit

    235 S Fuller St, Shakopee
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Shakopee
    Phone: 888-325-2575

    Date(s): 9/22/2016-8/17/2018

  • Spring Break Week at SCHS

    Spring Break Week at SCHS

    235 S Fuller St, Shakopee
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Shakopee
    Phone: (888) 325-2575

    Date(s): 3/28/2017-4/1/2017

    Drop-in activities and fun at the SCHS Museum during Spring Break.

  • Running On Empty – A Tribute to Jackson Browne

    Running On Empty – A Tribute to Jackson Browne

    501 W 78th St, Chanhassen
    Minneapolis / St Paul > West Metro > Chanhassen
    Phone: (800) 362-3515

    Date(s): 3/31/2017-4/1/2017

    Jackson Browne is the consummate singer/songwriter. A fixture on the radio, with over a dozen hit singles, (Doctor My Eyes, Boulevard, Somebody’s Baby, Running On Empty, the Load-Out/Stay, These Days….) he’s sold millions of 14 critically acclaimed albums. Perhaps the greatest artistic validation for Browne comes in having his songs performed and recorded by his esteemed peers. Artists such as: Linda Ronstadt, The Eagles, The Byrds, Bonnie Raitt, Gregg Allman, Glen Campbell, Lyle Lovett, the Jackson Five, and Bruce Springsteen, among many others, have all found a compelling connection.

  • The Minnesota River Exhibit

    The Minnesota River Exhibit

    235 S Fuller St, Shakopee
    Minneapolis / St Paul > Shakopee
    Phone: (952) 445-0378

    Date(s): 12/15/2016-5/27/2017

    Discover the amazing history of the Minnesota River.

  • Bob DeFlores Film Series

    501 W 78th St, Chanhassen
    Minneapolis / St Paul > West Metro > Chanhassen
    Phone: (800) 362-3515

    Date(s): 3/5/2017-3/5/2017, 4/2/2017-4/2/2017, 5/7/2017-5/7/2017

    These very rare, classic film compilations will be shown in the Fireside Theatre on Sunday afternoons at 3pm in a series. Dinner will be served at 4:30pm following the films. Bob DeFlores, renowned local film historian will be on hand to offer commentary and answer questions. This is a rare opportunity to see very rare film compilations and hear about their history by Mr. DeFlores.

  • MN C&C

    8200 Audubon Rd, Chanhassen
    Minneapolis / St Paul > West Metro > Chanhassen
    Phone: (612) 850-8398

    Date(s): 10/8/2016, 4/1/2017, 5/6/2017, 6/3/2017, 7/1/2017, 8/5/2017, 9/2/2017, 10/7/2017

    Join us for the monthly gathering of automotive enthusiasts for coffee and conversation. Expect 500 plus cars including almost every make and model possible.

  • Grease

    Grease

    501 W 78th St, Chanhassen
    Minneapolis / St Paul > West Metro > Chanhassen
    Phone: (800) 362-3515

    Date(s): 3/3/2017-10/28/2017

    After a decade, the #1 best-seller in Chanhassen Dinner Theatres’ history returns to the Main Stage! Join Sandy, Danny and the rest of the Burger Palace Boys and Pink Ladies for an affectionate satire of high school life in the 1950's. Don't miss the unforgettable tunes like: “Summer Nights,” “Look at Me, I’m Sandra Dee,” “We Go Together,” “Greased Lightnin’,” “Beauty School Dropout,” AND added songs made popular in the beloved film: “Grease (Is The Word),” “Hopelessly Devoted to You” and “You’re the One That I Want.” It’s a high-octane rock ‘n’ roll party packed with explosive energy!

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