MSR Top Five Happenings: Back in the Day Southside, Debbie Duncan & more!

A snapshot of upcoming events around town



SouthsideBack in the Day Southside

Back in the Day Southside celebrates past, present and future, with emphasis on community, unity and love for people in and from our neighborhood.

Sept. 3 | 11 am — 6 pm

Phelps Park

701 East 39th St., Mpls.

More info: @BackInTheDaySouthside on Facebook


ent_debbie_duncanDebbie Duncan Live at the MN State Fair

Minnesota’s “First Lady of Song” performs live at the fair!

Sept. 3 | 5-7 pm

AFL-CIO Labor Pavilion, State Fairgrounds

On the Corner of Dan Patch & Cooper, 1657 Dan Patch Ave., St. Paul

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The Onyx...The Onyx Affair (The New VIP Experience)

It’s a new experience, with a new attitude. The hottest music played by five of the hottest DJ’s
hip hop, R&B, reggae, Chicago house, 80s and more. All black attired required.

Sept. 4 | 9 pm — 2 am

Seven Steakhouse Sushi Ultralounge & Skybar

700 Hennepin Ave., Mpls.

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(Courtesy of Facebook)

Keith Ellison’s Annual BBQ Honoring Labor

Sept. 4 | 12-2 pm

Minnehaha Falls Park

4655 46th St E., Mpls.

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davellcrawford-449x197Davell Crawford – Birthday Bash!

Billed as one of the best kept secrets in American music!

Sept. 4 | 7 pm

Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant

1010 Nicollet Ave., Mpls.

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