This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

DeLaSoul_2014Rock the Garden 2014
Featuring De La Soul, Lizzo, Best Coast, Dessa, Valerie June, and more.

Sat.-Sun., June 21-22, 3-10 pm

Walker Art Center, 1750 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-375-7600 for more information


ray-covingtonwebOrdway Summer Dance Series: R&B/Soul
Featuring music by Ray Covington and the Maxx Band.

Thu., Jun. 19, 5:30 pm

Rice Park, 109 W. 4th St., St. Paul

Go to for more information.





Aaron Neville

Thu., Jun. 19, 7:30 pm

Minnesota Zoo Weesner Amphitheater, 13000 Zoo Blvd., Apple Valley

Go to or call 952-431-9200




African-nightsAfrican Night 2014
This family friendly event will feature storytelling by Auntie Beverly, African Concessions by Voice of Culture, trivia with prizes, improvised music jam session, an African-style marketplace, and more.

Fri., Jun. 20, 7:30 pm

Patrick’s Cabaret, 3010 Minnehaha Ave. S., Minneapolis

Go to or call 612-724-6273




John Legend

Fri., Jun. 20, 8 pm

Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd., Prior Lake

Go to or call 800-262-7799




Christopher and Daniel Postcard FrontFormations, Sediments, Cover-ups, and Remnants: Work by Christopher E. Harrison and Daniel Kerkhoff
The work in this show explores the integration of natural materials and layers to examine the relationship between time, memory, and the world we inhabit.

Tue.-Sat., June 21 — July 19, 10 am — 4 pm; Opening reception Sat., June 28, 6-8 pm

banfill-locke Center for the Arts, 6666 East River Rd., Fridley

Go to or call 763-574-1850 for more information



ipso-factoIpso Facto

Sat., Jun. 21, 8 pm

Floyd’s, 1758 Arboretum Blvd., Victoria

Go to or call 952-443-9944



Aloe Blacc

Bruno Mars
With Aloe Blacc

Sat., Jun. 21, 8 pm

Xcel Energy Center, 175 W. Kellog Blvd., St. Paul

Go to or call 651-726-8240


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