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!
Arts & Performance
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
Light up your holidays and join Christmas’ favorite couple, Ellen and Clark Griswold, for this virtual salute to the holiday classic, “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.” Chevy Chase (Clark) and Beverly D’Angelo (Ellen) lead audiences through this live event as they share fan-favorite clips from the movie, reveal their favorite memories from the making of the “Vacation” franchise, and answer your questions in a live audience Q & A. Read more about A (Virtual) Christmas with The Griswolds: An Evening with Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo
Entertain your family, support Cine Latino and learn about visionary storytellers that bring our diverse communities together to inform and transform through the art and power of cinema.
Enjoy the sounds of Mark Joseph and American Soul at the socially distanced live music series. All are welcome at the Keg and Case patio and park. Craft beer and food will be sold at the event, and local Keg and Case vendors will be in attendance. Read more about Fandango Summer: Outdoor Music Series
5th Annual Chalkfest Will Color Outside the Lines
Virtual Event is August 29th and 30th
Mural Tour Runs: Aug. 15st – Sept. 30th
WHAT: 5th Annual Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes
Due to the pandemic, Chalkfest will take on a different shape this year without losing the “wow” factor that has drawn tens of thousands of artists and guests to Maple Grove every year. In fact, this year’s event has the potential to draw millions! Read more about 5th Annual Chalkfest to Color Outside the Lines
Stock up on local produce and handmade goods at this lovely summer farmers market, located right outside of White Bear Lake. There will be 14 vendors selling a variety of their finest goods. Located on the upper terrace of the 7 Vines Vineyard, you can enjoy the beautiful summer scenery while you shop. 651.478.6300 Read more about Summer Farmers Market at the Vineyard
What better a way to enjoy a beautiful summer night than with a glass of sauvignon blanc and some live music? Visit the St Croix Vineyards to listen to local musicians' strum away every Saturday afternoon. Get a socially distanced group of friends together to enjoy this summer special, and while you’re there, sign up for a private wine tour. Ages 21 and up. Read more about Live Music Saturdays at St Croix Vineyards