MSR Top Five | Drake, New Edition, Diana Ross, Brian McKnight & more

A snapshot of events around town

DianaRoss072316-650x300Diana Ross: In The Name of Love Tour

Don’t miss the original pop diva live in concert!

July 23 | 8-10 pm

Treasure Island Resort and Casino

5734 Sturgeon Lake Rd. 655, Red Wing

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242383aDrake: Summer Sixteen Tour

Drake hits the road to support his top-selling fourth CD Views. Rapper Future, who collaborated with Drake on the mix tape What A Time to Be Alive opens the show.

July 24 | 6:30-8:30 pm

Xcel Energy Center

175 Kellogg Blvd. W. St. Paul

More info: 651-726-8240


newedition665x374-a186d5c655New Edition with Babyface

Long before N-Sync, Back Street Boys, 98 Degrees and even New Kids on The Block, there was New Edition — the modern day blueprint for boy bands.

July 24 | 7:30-11 pm

Target Center

600 First Avenue N., Mpls.

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East Lake Open StreetsOpen Streets – East Lake Street

In its sixth year, Open Streets Minneapolis brings together community groups and local businesses to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, and open them up for people walking, biking, skating, and playing.

July 24 | 11 am — 5 pm

East Lake Street: between Elliot & 42nd

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BMcKnightThe Brian McKnight 4

McKnight calls the The Brian McKnight 4, “a culmination of 25 years of writing, playing, producing, and performing, that truly defines my career in this business.” Don’t miss it!

July 24-26 | 7 & 9 pm

Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant
1010 Nicollet Avenue

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