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Special Event: Gallery, History/Science, Nature
Roots to Healing: A brief survey of plant-based remedies in Minnesota
We depend on plants for our wellbeing. Our story is inextricably linked to theirs through the food, fiber, medicine and other benefits they provide. Roots to Healing: A brief survey of the past, present and future of plant-based remedies in Minnesota, an e...
Northrop Auditorium
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7am-10pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 10am-6pm
Mon 12/18/17 - Fri 12/22/17 at 7am-10pm
Sat 12/23/17 at 10am-6pm
Mon 12/25/17 - Fri 12/29/17 at 7am-10pm
Theater: Comedy/Drama, Play
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberly
Reunite with Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice": The beloved Bennet sisters and their spouses gather at the Darcy home for Christmas a few years after Austen left off. When middle Miss Bennet, Mary, unexpectedly encounters shy bookworm Arthur de Bourgh, s...
Jungle Theater
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 - Sat 12/16/17 at 7:30pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Tue 12/19/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 7:30pm
Sun 12/24/17 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Tue 12/26/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 7:30pm
Art: Art Show, History/Science, Museum, Painting
Eyewitness Views: Making History in 18th-Century Europe
In the 1700s, historic events and sights were documented by view painters. Commissioned by princes, popes, and ambassadors, such artists recorded memorable moments first hand, ranging from the Venetian carnival to an eruption of Vesuvius. This first-ever e...
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/19/17 - Wed 12/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 12/21/17 - Fri 12/22/17 at 10am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Painting
George Morrison: Drawings & Small Paintings
George Morrison (1919–2000) was a renowned Anishinaabe modernist from Minnesota whose visionary work was inspired by the natural world, a profound sense of place, and Native American thought and culture. Emotive, personal, intuitive, and organic, Morrison’...
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/19/17 - Wed 12/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 12/21/17 - Fri 12/22/17 at 10am-9pm
Special Event: Musical
Annie
The 1977 musical is adapted from the beloved comic strip about the orphan girl, Annie, and her dog, Sandy, who are eventually adopted by a wealthy business man.
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
St. Paul, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 2pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 2pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Comedy, Play
Blithe Spirit
Charles is a successful novelist. Ruth is his charming, strong-willed wife. in order to conduct re- search for his latest book, they invite a medium to their home to perform a seance. After prancing about the room reciting nursery rhymes, the psychic summo...
Guthrie Theater
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 1pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 7:30pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 7pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Play, Children's Theatre
A Christmas Carol
A favorite holiday tradition. Scrooge’s visits to the past, the present and the future bring us hope in the dark of winter, when we need it most. Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol celebrates the power of kindness, family and love in this beloved tale fill...
Guthrie Theater
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 1pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 7:30pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 1pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 7pm
Theater: Comedy/Drama
Dot
For the holiday season, hot off its hit New York run, comes an uproariously funny new play from playwright/actor Colman Domingo (Wild With Happy/star of The Scottsboro Boys and Selma). Dotty and her three adult children are home for the holidays in West Ph...
Park Square Theatre
St. Paul, MN

Fri 12/15/17
Sat 12/16/17
Sun 12/17/17
Thu 12/21/17
Fri 12/22/17
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Installations, Multimedia, Museum
Laure Prouvost: They Are Waiting for You
The French-born Prouvost, who lives and works in Antwerp, produces moving image and sound installations in which she conflates reality with fiction and art with everyday life. Her environments often confound expectations through a rapid-fire succession of...
Walker Art Center
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 - Sat 12/16/17 at 11am-6pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/19/17 - Wed 12/20/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/22/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 11am-6pm
Special Event: Holiday Music, Classical Dance, Classical, Holiday
Loyce Houlton's Nutcracker Fantasy
This time-honored tradition returns to The Historic State Theatre in downtown Minneapolis bringing together the brilliance of Tchaikovsky’s music and the beautifully crafted choreography of Loyce Houlton to create a family event of no compare. Choreographe...
State Theatre
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 3pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 3pm
Fri 12/22/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/23/17 at 3pm
Art: Gallery, Installations, Museum, Sculpture
Nairy Baghramian: Déformation Professionnelle
An installation of sculptural, pale-colored forms that draw on a multiplicity of references—including dance, theater, design, and fashion—and produce unlikely juxtapositions in material and scale. On view through Feb. 4, 2018.
Walker Art Center
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 - Sat 12/16/17 at 11am-6pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/19/17 - Wed 12/20/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 11am-9pm
Fri 12/22/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 11am-6pm
Music: Country, Bluegrass, Gospel
The Oak Ridge Boys
Over the course of their long career, the Oak Ridge Boys (Duane Allen, William Lee Golden, Richard Sterban and Joe Bonsall) have become a country music institution. They have never strayed from their gospel-inflected country pop.
Treasure Island Resort & Casino
Welch, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 8pm
Theater: Drama
Of Mice and Men
Lennie and George are scraping to buy a home of their own. When Lennie stirs up trouble, George must choose between protecting his friend or staying the course towards the American dream. This new production, driven by music and the clashing cultures of La...
Park Square Theatre
St. Paul, MN

Fri 12/15/17
Sat 12/16/17
Thu 12/21/17
Fri 12/22/17
Sat 12/23/17
Theater: Drama
Of Mice and Men
Lennie and George are scraping to buy a home of their own. When Lennie stirs up trouble, George must choose between protecting his friend or staying the course towards the American dream. This new production, driven by music and the clashing cultures of La...
Park Square Theatre
St. Paul, MN

Fri 12/15/17
Sat 12/16/17
Thu 12/21/17
Fri 12/22/17
Sat 12/23/17
Theater: Drama
Of Mice and Men
Lennie and George are scraping to buy a home of their own. When Lennie stirs up trouble, George must choose between protecting his friend or staying the course towards the American dream. This new production, driven by music and the clashing cultures of La...
Park Square Theatre
St. Paul, MN

Fri 12/15/17
Sat 12/16/17
Thu 12/21/17
Fri 12/22/17
Sat 12/23/17
Special Event: Musical
The Phantom of the Opera
After marking its 25th anniversary on Broadway, Andrew Lloyd Weber's "The Phantom of the Opera" is reimagined by Cameron Mackintosh in this all-new touring production. Based on the novel by Gaston Leroux, Andrew Lloyd Webber's "The Phantom of the Opera" te...
Orpheum Theatre
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 8pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 8pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 2pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 1pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 6:30pm
Music: Rock, Pop, Alternative
Semisonic
This Minnesota band has been around since the 1990s. They are perhaps best known for their hit 'Closing Time.'
First Avenue
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 8pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 8pm
Special Event: Comedy, Musical
Triple Espresso: A Highly Caffeinated Comedy
Triple Espresso is a high energy show featuring parody send-ups, original songs and vaudeville-style ensemble comedy.
Ames Center
Burnsville, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 5pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 8pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 3pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Tour
U.S. Bank Stadium Tour
Your ninety-minute guided adventure through U.S. Bank Stadium will give you behind-the-scenes access to the new home of the Minnesota Vikings. Discover the inner workings of U.S. Bank Stadium including VIP-accessible only clubs and suites, the press box, t...
U.S. Bank Stadium
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17
Wed 12/20/17
Thu 12/21/17
Fri 12/22/17
Wed 12/27/17
Music: Country, Rock
Whiskey Myers
The Southern rock band hailing from Texas released a new album, "Mud," at the beginning of October 2016. It follows their popular 2014 album, "Early Morning Shakes." The sound is gritty and bluesy, as the genre implies.
Cabooze Music Club
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 12/15/17 at 7pm
    

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