MSR Top Five | Ol Skool Ugly Sweater Jam, ‘Black Nativity’ & more!


A snapshot of events around town

Black Nativity

Come enjoy this Langston Hughes classic, now in its 29th year at Penumbra.

Dec. 14-23 | 7:30 pm

Penumbra Theatre

141 E. 4th St., St. Paul

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 Sonny Knight & the Lakers

Twin Cities funk & soul powerhouse

Dec. 16-17 | 7 & 9 pm

Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant

1010 Nicollet Mall Downtown, Mpls.

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Ol’ Skool UGLY Sweater Jam

Bachelor Boy Ent. Group is bringing the 30+ crowd along for some winter fun. It’s the holiday season and nothing says fun like an ugly sweater jam!

Dec. 17 | 10 pm — 2 am

528 Hennepin Ave., S., Mpls.

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 Mike Dreams “Pardon My Vices” Record Release Show

Dec. 17 | 10 pm — 1 am

First Avenue & 7th St. Entry

701 N. 1st Ave., Mpls.

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Music for the Holidays with Senator Champion & Friends

Savor the season with music from local singers, musicians and spoken word performers at this free community concert now in its second year.

Dec. 20 | 6-7:15 pm – Reception with hors d’oeuvres; 7:30 pm performance

Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts

528 Hennepin Ave., Mpls

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