Music

Date and Time: 
Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 1:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: 
Franconia Sculpture Park: 29836 St. Croix Trail, Shafer, MN 55074

Toe-tapping family fun in our Earthen Amphitheater amidst the sculpture exhibition.
Bring a blanket, grab a bite or beverage from onsite vendors, and enjoy the afternoon of song, dance, and sculpture in the idyllic Earthen Amphitheater. Franconia’s sixth annual music series will feature a wide variety of musicians. And make sure to participate in a guided tour during band breaks to meet artists-in-residence to learn about works-in-progress. All events are family and dog friendly, please pick up after your furry friends. Parking is $5 per vehicle.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 5:00am to 9:00pm
Location: 
Casket Arts Complex: 681 17th Ave NE, Minneapolis 55413

In addition to open studios throughout the building and the adjoining Carriage House, the first floor lobby of the Casket Arts Building will feature a group show of art inspired by the season. Expect work from building tenants exploring the themes and colors of autumn. Plus live music and BBQ from Riffs Smokehouse!

Abstract Graffiti, Handmade ceramic tile, by Mercedes Austin & Peyton Russell
Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: 
Casket Arts Complex: 681 17th Ave NE, Minneapolis 55413

October is an exciting month for Casket Arts. This month’s First Thursday Open Studio Event will also feature a group show about the use of words in artwork. Painters, printmakers, graffiti writers, tilemakers, and more will showcase how they bridge the gap between the written word and the visual arts.