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Special Event: Classical, Holiday Music
An Andy & Bing Christmas featuring the Dakota Valley Symphony
Remember all those cheer-filled Christmas specials that played in our living rooms between Thanksgiving and Christmas when we were growing up (and the lovely warm feelings you felt)? An Andy and Bing Christmas recreates those special family times with all ...
Ames Center
Burnsville, MN

Sun 12/17/17 at 4pm
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

Sun 12/17/17 at 2pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 7:30pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 7:30pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 2pm
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

Sun 12/17/17 at 7pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 1pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 7:30pm
Thu 12/21/17 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

Sun 12/17/17 at 1pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 7pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 7:30pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 7:30pm
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

Sun 12/17/17 at 3pm
Fri 12/22/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/23/17 at 3pm
Sat 12/23/17 at 7:30pm
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

Sun 12/17/17 at 1pm
Sun 12/17/17 at 6:30pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 7:30pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 2pm
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

Sun 12/17/17 at 3pm
Tue 12/19/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 3pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 7:30pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: For the Family, Parents/Parenting
Base Camp Pre-K Days: Snowflakes are Special
These programs are designed just for 2-5 year olds. Spend your mornings at Base Camp for Pre-K Activity Sessions. Join in group games, outdoor activities and crafts. This Fall/Winter Base Camp will offer three themed sessions. All sessions run from 9a...
Base Camp at Fort Snelling
Minneapolis, MN

Mon 12/18/17 at 9am-12pm
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

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
Sat 12/30/17 at 10am-6pm
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

Wed 12/20/17
Thu 12/21/17
Fri 12/22/17
Wed 12/27/17
Thu 12/28/17
Special Event: Holiday, Musical, Puppet Theater
Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas
The unique combination of dance, puppetry and technology comes together in "A Very Electric Christmas," a magical tale of adventure, friendship and love, centered on a young bird named Max and his holiday adventures. This story is performed in complete dar...
Ames Center
Burnsville, MN

Thu 12/28/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Dane Cook
The popular comedian has been a pioneer in the comedy world's use of social media to develop a following. He has millions of Twitter followers. His performances online and on stage have often veered into the obnoxious; he had to apologize for a joke he mad...
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
Prior Lake, MN

Sun 12/31/17 at 9:30pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Louie Anderson
The longtime stand-up comic won a Primetime Emmy Award in 2016 for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Christine Baskets in the FX series "Baskets." He's also known for his turn as host of "Family Feud" (1999-2002), and as spoke...
Ames Center
Burnsville, MN

Sun 12/31/17 at 6:30pm
Special Event: Experimental/Perf. Art, Magic
Criss Angel Mindfreak Live
Based on Angel’s breakout hit TV show, MINDFREAK, which smashed records and counted an audience of more than 100 million viewers in each of its six seasons on A&E, MINDFREAK® LIVE! will showcase 90-minutes of the most spectacular, original and revolutionar...
Treasure Island Resort & Casino
Welch, MN

Fri 1/12/18 at 8pm
Special Event: For the Family, Children
PAW Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure
X barks the spot in the new tour PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure”! It's Pirate Day in Adventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting ready for a big celebration! But first, Ryder and his team of pirate pups must rescue Cap’n Turbot from a mysteri...
State Theatre
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 1/12/18 at 6pm
Sat 1/13/18 at 2pm
Sat 1/13/18 at 10am
Sat 1/13/18 at 6pm
Sun 1/14/18 at 10am
Special Event: General
A Rap on Race
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
St. Paul, MN

Sat 1/13/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Expo/Trade Show
Innovative Basement Systems at the Home Improvement & Design Expo
Come to the Home Improvement & Design Expo to experience a new and improved farming trade show that you won't forget! Don't forget to stop by the Innovative Basement Systems booth to learn more about basement waterproofing and foundation repair!
Canterbury Park
Shakopee, MN

Sat 1/13/18 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Gabriel Iglesias
Gabriel Iglesias is one of America's most successful stand-up comedians, performing to sold-out concerts worldwide. Wrapping up his current #FluffyBreaksEven World Tour, he sold out Madison Square Garden and The Microsoft Theater. Iglesias co-starred in bo...
Treasure Island Resort & Casino
Welch, MN

Fri 1/19/18 at 8pm
Special Event: For the Family, Children's Theatre, Play
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live
The legacy of the beloved "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" lives on with the award-winning television series from The Fred Rogers Company and PBS Kids. Donning his iconic red sweater, Daniel embarks on an interactive musical adventure as he and his friends ex...
State Theatre
Minneapolis, MN

Sat 1/27/18 at 2pm
Sat 1/27/18 at 5:30pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Kevin Hart
This former shoe salesman has become a successful stand-up comedian who has played clubs from Caroline's to The Laugh Factory and others nationwide. He's also risen to fame in movies, starring in such hits as "Ride Along" and "Get Hard."
Target Center
Minneapolis, MN

Fri 2/2/18 at 7pm
    

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