Category Archives: Local Attractions

Lowertown and Downtown St. Paul “To Do”

Downtown Live: Crime Myths and Spring Opportunities with Eric Eskola April 16 History Theatre in St Paul

For Downtown Saint Paul residents and stake-holders, what is ahead in 2018? With Eric Eskola, Co-host of TPT/"Almanac" This is a two part discussion: 1. Real Crime Stories! We will sit down with police officials and try to separate myth from reality related to downtown crime: What types of crimes occur where? Are things better…

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The M in August

Events for Minnesota Museum of American Art We the People Opening Reception: Thursday, August 17 I 7:00 to 9:00 pm Minnesota Museum of American Art Four curators—Christopher Harrison, Maggie Thompson, Mary Anne Quiroz, and Johnnay Leenay—consider the question: Who are “we the people”? The resulting exhibition presents an eclectic array of artwork with varied cultural…

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Hey Neighbor!

As a valued Ordway neighbor, we wanted to give you a heads up about a couple shows we're excited about—One Man Star Wars Trilogy and Circus 1903. ——  One Night Only! ——- JUNE 24, 2017 | 8PM Ordway Concert Hall Canadian actor and uber geek Charles Ross retells the classic bad hair trilogy in 60 minutes in his hilarious…

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Now is the time to gather more allies. Future of 4th Street Market District is a whole lot closer.

4th Street Market District "Summary Report" shown below.  A great read, if you haven't already enjoyed it.  Here are a few exciting updates since we last featured this exciting new neighborhood development! Mark your calendars!  Here's a quote from a recent article by James Walsh, Startribune.com: "A feasibility study, funded by $40,000 from St. Paul…

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All that JAZZ. Proud sponsor of the 18th Annual Twin Cities Jazz Festival!! VIDEO Preview

The Festival formerly known as "Twin Cities Hot Summer Jazz Festival" expanded to Lowertown in 2004 when Lew Tabackin headlined at Mears Park. Despite its current title omission, this year's 18th Annual Twin Cities Jazz Festival is as "Hot" as ever!  Check out this year's HEADLINERS: Michael Franti & Spearhead   Michael Franti & Spearhead…

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