A snapshot of events around town
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
More info: www.ticasino.com
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
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
600 First Avenue N., Mpls.
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
More info: www.openstreetsmpls.org/east_lake
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
More info: www.dakotacooks.com
Find more events or add your event to MSR’s Top Five at our new user-friendly online event calendar: spokesman-recorder.com/events.