Something tasty is heading to your hometown! America’s favorite cooking show is now on tour with MasterChef Junior Live! This high-energy, interactive, stage production brings the culinary hit TV show, MasterChef Junior, directly to fans and foodies alike… live on stage. Watch Season 8’s winner, finalist and fan favorites as they take to the stage in head-to-head cooking demonstrations and fun (sometimes messy) challenges with an overall immersive audience experience fun for all ages. Read more about MasterChef Junior Live!
Arts & Performance
Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes 2022
Mark Your Calendar to Watch Us Mark Up the Streets
Maple Grove Professionals and Amateurs Gather to Cover Main Street in AMAZING Art
PLUS, the Mural Tour is Back!
JUNE 11th & 12th
WHAT: 7th Annual Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes & Mural Tour Read more about 7th Annual Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes AND Mural Tour
It’s 1955, and into a square little town in a square little state rides a guitar-playing young man who changes everything and everyone he meets. Loosely based on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, this hip-swiveling, lip-curling musical fantasy will have you jumpin’ out of your blue suede shoes with such classics as “Heartbreak Hotel,” “Hound Dog,” “Jailhouse Rock,” and “Don’t Be Cruel.”
Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes, presented by Minneapolis Northwest Tourism, is a free, two-day street art festival with entertainment, food and family fun! It features sidewalk chalk art by professionals, amateurs amd art enthusiasts from across the world! More than 40 professional street artists will travel to Main Street Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove from around the country and featuring artists from all over the country and globe. Read more about 6th Annual Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes
Music has the power to unite. Join the June 29 virtual concert A Celebration of Black Music: Music is the Window to Our Souls, sponsored by Andersen Corporation. The musical program is free and open to all and premieres at noon CT on June 29 on AndersenWindows.com/BlackMusic. Read more about A Celebration of Black Music: Music is the Window to Our Souls
Continental Ballet Company has created an on-demand video featuring several dances from the ballet Swan Lake, as well as a variety of backstage scenes from CBC’s ballet production preparation. We are anxious to return to the theater, but until that time, we are offering this virtual sampling of classical ballet for spring 2021.
Video will be available to view from Sunday, March 27 at 9:00 am to Monday, April 5 at 10:00 pm
Once a year and one day ONLY! Come to a Mother's Day mini session with photographer Kara Rodriguez, hosted on May 1 in Elm Creek Park Reserve, from 3:30–8:30 p.m. Find more information at karajoyphoto.com. Read more about Mama & Me Mother's Day Mini Sessions
ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. Read more about "Mamma Mia" on the Town Green
Gather your family and join Minnesota Center for Book Arts Lead Teaching Artist Madeline Garcia for a free virtual workshop! You’ll learn how to make 3 unique pop-up valentine cards to send to your loved ones. Fun and accessible to many developmental levels, this hour-long workshop is open to all ages. Families can choose to work together or side-by-side to create their valentines. Read more about Love Local: Make Pop-Up Valentines!
Holiday classics, traditional Irish carols, heartwarming duets, full orchestral sounds, and wonderful choirs will sweep you away to spend the evening in the warmth and the glow of Christmas in Ireland. Read more about A Virtually Celtic Christmas