Taiwanese pianist Gloria Shih and St. Paul based violinist Marc Levine will perform pieces by modern classical composers who have melded traditional composition with jazz style. The Baroque Room in Lowertown will also host art by New York’s Jenny Lin. All ages. Read more about Inspired by Jazz: Ravel, Gershwin and Piazzolla at The Baroque Room
Arts & Performance
For 57 years, the Minnesota Boychoir has been helping boys from all walks of life learn musicianship and community and have performed all over the world. All four of their ensembles will be performing both traditional and secular pieces. All ages. Read more about Minnesota Boychoir at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
Jam along with the Edina Chorale as they perform popular songs from Tony award-winning Broadway musicals, nostalgic tunes from the past few decades and current chart-topping hits. All ages. Read more about The Edina Chorale Spring Pops Concert
Join the St. Paul Civic Symphony in enjoying the sweet sounds of classic favorites in the heart of the Landmark Center’s majestic atrium. All ages. Read more about Mothers Day Symphony Concert at the Landmark Center
Browse through a variety of unique handiwork made from local artisans. Featuring glassware, ceramics, fashion jewelry, giftware, floral design and more. Visitors can immerse themselves in a handmade paradise. All ages. Free. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Read more about Arts, Crafts and Gift Show
Celebrate the musicians who made First Avenue and 7th Street Entry the legendary rock ‘n’ roll venue that is the heart of the Minnesota music scene. Explore five decades worth of sounds and stories on this landmark club through the lens of music. All ages. Prices vary. Read more about First Avenue Exhibit
Wander through the open private studios and galleries to view a variety of creative mediums from more than 800 local Minneapolis artists. As the largest open studio tour in the country, visitors are encouraged to immerse themselves in the vibrant world of art through viewing, purchasing and connecting with the artists themselves.
Celebrate the Worldwide Day of Botanical Art with with the opening reception of "Out of the Woods," a national traveling art exhibition celebrating trees in public gardens. The event will also feature demonstrations and tours by artists from the Minnesota School of Botanical Art and a presentation by Director of Exhibitions for the American Society of Botanical Artists Carol Woodin. Read more about Worldwide Day of Botanical Art
Artist Patrick Dougherty and a team of Arboretum volunteers will create a unique art installation on Scarecrow Hill. Once completed, the installation will be on display at the Arboretum for the next 1-2 years.
The building process will be viewable at Scarecrow Hill daily from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Read more about The Monumental Stick Build by Patrick Dougherty
EMSO’s final concert of its 10th anniversary season will recognize and celebrate some of the best music, moments, and friends in the orchestra’s history. Read more about The East Metro Symphony Orchestra Presents 10 Years and Still Celebrating!