A snapshot of events around town
Come enjoy this Langston Hughes classic, now in its 29th year at Penumbra.
Dec. 14-23 | 7:30 pm
141 E. 4th St., St. Paul
More info: https://penumbratheatre.org
Sonny Knight & the Lakers
Twin Cities funk & soul powerhouse
Dec. 16-17 | 7 & 9 pm
Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant
1010 Nicollet Mall Downtown, Mpls.
More info: www.dakotacooks.com
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.
More info: http://bit.do/UglySweater
Dec. 17 | 10 pm — 1 am
First Avenue & 7th St. Entry
701 N. 1st Ave., Mpls.
More info: first-avenue.com
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
More info: www.thecowlescenter.org
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