This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights



Booker TwebBooker T. Jones

Fri., Jun. 13, 7 pm

Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant, 1010 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-332-1010





juneteenth 6webJuneteenth Festival

The Juneteenth Festival observes the June 19th 1865 proclamation of the abolition of slavery in Texas.

This celebrates the freedom for people of all racial backgrounds. Featuring live music, cultural and family activities, storytelling, food and beverage vendors, and more.

Sat., Jun. 14, 10 am — 6:30 pm

North Mississippi Regional Park, 5114 N. Mississippi, Minneapolis

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hip hop choreographerswebRooted: Hip Hop Choreographers’ Evening

Curated by Maia Maiden

The first and only choreographers’ evening focused on hip hop dance and its roots.

Thur.-Sat., June 12-14, 7 pm

Intermedia Arts, 2822 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-871-4444 for more information.




Sun., Jun. 15, 7 pm

State Theatre, 805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-339-7007






Northern Spark: Projecting the City

Northern Spark is an all-night arts festival that lights up Minneapolis

Sat., Jun. 14, 9:01 pm — 5:25 am

Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Ave. S., Minneapolis

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