This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights








Toys of the 50s, 60s and 70s

Gumby. Barbie. Slinky. Mr. Potato Head. Wham-O. Spirograph. Hot Wheels. The names of popular toys from the 1950s, 60s and 70s capture the craziness,

the joy, the sheer fun of being a kid. But beneath those nutty names are rich veins of nostalgia, memory and history. Experience the toys and their stories

through three imagined living rooms that bring the decades back to life.

May 24 — Jan. 4, 2015, Tue., 9 am — 8 pm; Wed.-Sat., 9 am — 4 pm (closed Sun.-Mon.)

Minnesota History Center, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul

Go to or call 651-259-3000 for more information


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Hip Hop Celebrates Memorial Day

With Sti-Lo Reel & Ced Linus, Aquafresh, cherry sky, $ota-Kold,

Fresco Jakes, and more.

Thur., May 22, 8 pm

Cabooze, 917 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-338-6425








Salsa del Soul

Fri., May 23, 10 pm

Crooked Pint Ale House, 501 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-877-6900









Alma Andina

Sat., May 24, 11:30 pm

Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant, 1010 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-332-1010