A snapshot of upcoming events around town
Heritage Blues Orchestra Feat. Deva Mahal
A band full of gritty low-down country and urban blues with the bold brass of New Orleans
Sept. 15 | 7 pm
Dakota Jazz Club
1010 Nicollet Ave., Mpls.
More info: www.dakotacooks.com
Sept. 16 | 6 pm
The Calm Before the Storm Tour 2016 with special guests Krizz Kaliko and more
3090 Southlawn Dr., St. Paul
More info: http://bit.do/Tech-N9ne
Open Streets: Nicollet
A community event now in its sixth year, Open Streets Minneapolis brings people together for walking, biking, skating, and playing in the streets free of cars.
Sept. 18 | 11 am — 5 pm
Nicollet: Between Lake St. & W. 46th St.
More info: www.openstreetsmpls.org/nicollet_av
Wilder Block Party: Together We Can
This free, family-friendly event will feature PaviElle and other local musical acts, activities for kids, a community mural project, food trucks and much more.
Sept. 17 | 11 am — 4 pm
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
451 Lexington Pkwy. N., St. Paul
More info: www.wilder.org/blockparty
Barry White/Earth Wind & Fire Tribute Show
Feat. J. MOST, Len Jones, Ray Covington & more
Sept. 18 | 6 pm — 2 am
Minnesota Music Café
499 Payne Ave. St. Paul
More info: http://bit.do/BarryWhiteEWFTribute
Find more events or add your event to MSR’s Top Five at our new user-friendly online event calendar: spokesman-recorder.com/events.