U Wanna Dance

Calendar

The U Wanna Dance Calendar is here to assist dancers in choosing
the best entertainment options for MUSIC and DANCE available. 
It also is here to enhance the visibility of the musicians and venues
that supply that entertainment!
JULY 5 - July 31
U Wanna Dance strives to provide as accurate and up to date information on dance events as possible.
However, due to circumstances beyond our control, dates and times of events could be subject to change or even cancelation. 
Therefore, be advised that because the information contained here could be subject to change without our knowledge,
U Wanna Dance can not be held responsible for its content.
If you have any questions about an event, it is always advised you contact or visit the website of the venue that is hosting the event.
To assist you 
with making your search, there are links to most of these bands and venues on
our Bands and Venues  Pages.

aaaaaaJULYaaaaaa ^^^^^^^^^^^

Sun, July 5

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Pat McLaughlin Band

Como Dockside

Como Park Pavillion

1360 N. Lexington Pkwy

St. Paul, MN 55420

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Saints of Swing Big Band

Como Dockside

Como Park Pavillion

1360 N. Lexington Pkwy

St. Paul, MN 55420

7:00 pm

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Bentley Brothers

Sunday Brunch

Famous Dave’s

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

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Patty & the Buttons

Sunday Brunch

Aster

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

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Drunk & Stupid

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

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Mouldy Figs

Main Street Bar

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$3.00

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Kurt Jorgensen Band

PD Pappy’s

4:30 pm - 8:30 am

(no cover)

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Blue Canyon

Neumann’s Bar

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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TC Rebels Present

DJ Dance

DanceLife Ballroom

(NEW VENUE)

1st & 3rd Sundays

7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Admission:  $11.00

Members & Students w/ID:  $7.00

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 Ballroom DJ Dance Party

Tapestry Folkdance Center

Different Dance Styles

Each Month

(Rumba level 1)

Instructor: Caroline Olson

1st & 3rd Sundays

6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Admission:  $10.00

Members:  $8.00

Students:  $7.00

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Jennifer Grimm

Every Sunday @

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^

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Moses Oakland

   Blues Jam

Cabooze

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Open Jam

Schooners Tavern

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Mon, July 6

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Bend in the River Big Band

Maetzold Amphitheater

Centennial Lakes Park

7499 France Ave S

Edina, MN

7 p.m.

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Lady J

& her Root Doctors

Blues Jam

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

8:30 pm

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Willie Murphy

Blues Jam

Mpls/Richfield Am Legion #435

Free!

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Open Jam

Shaw’s

8:30 pm

Free!

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DJ Dance

Rhythm Junction

Four Seasons Dance Studio

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

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Tues, July 7

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Cajun Crawfish Hotdish

(rotating cast of Cajun musicians)

Sea Salt Eatery

Minnehaha Falls

4801 Minnehaha Ave S.

Mpls, MN

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

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Tim Patrick

& his Blue Eyes Band

Performance in the Park

10802 Town Square Dr NE

Blaine, MN

7:00 pm

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The Classic Big Band

 with The Nostalgics

     (vocal quartet)

Como Park Lakeside Pavilion

1360 N. Lexington Pkwy

St. Paul, MN

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

FREE!

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Blues Jam

Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

     Twin Cities

Jam Master Series

  Different Host Each Week

8:00 pm

Free!

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Jaybee & the Routine

9:30 pm & opening act

Rare Pharaohs

7:00 pm

(MMC)

Minnesota Music Cafe

Free!

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Dan “Daddy Squeeze” Newton

 & Cafe Accordion Orchestra

Loring Pasta Bar

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

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Paul Mayasich & Friends

Manitou Station

8:00 pm

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     Bill & Shannon

           Present

TBD

Eagles #34

Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm

Band:  8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

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DJ Dance

(new venue)

The Rafters

317 Main St.

Stillwater, MN

Dancing: 7:00 pm

East Coast Swing Lesson

Instruction by:

Shanen & John

6:00 pm

$5.00

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Blues Jam

Narrow’s

7:00 pm

Free!

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Wed, July 8

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Como Park Zoo

& Conservatory Presents

  Groovin’ in the Garden

Featured Band:

Dred I Dread

Visitor Center Courtyard

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FREE!

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Eagan Market Fest

WEDNESDAYS

LaValle Jazz Cats

Farmers Market & Concerts

Eagan Festival Grounds

Band Shell

1501 Central Pkwy

Eagan, MN 55121

June 3 - September 2

from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

September 9 - 30

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Everett Smithson

Walton Park

1584 Hadley Ave

Oakdale, MN

7:00 pm

Free!

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Rich Lewis Band

& Friends

Sea Salt Eatery

Minnehaha Falls

4801 Minnehaha Ave S.

Mpls, MN

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free!

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Harold's House Party

KFAI FM Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

With Special On Air Guest

    ”T&A” Tom Hall & Alice Spencer

also performing at the 331 Club

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

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Capri Big Band

Minnehaha Falls

4801 S Minnehaha Pk Dr.

Mpls, MN

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free!

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Gypsy Lumberjacks

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Soul Tight Committee

Depot Park

402 E Lake St.

Wayzata, MN

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Hxxxxxxxula Peppers

Schooner Tavern

7:30 pm

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Randy Sabien

& the Fiddlehead Band

Lee’s

9:00 pm

Shannon’s Dance Lesson

8:00 pm

Free!

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John Evans & Dan Perry

The Station

(formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

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Thur, July 9

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         White Bear Lake

               Marketfest

Thursdays, June 18 - July 30

   2 Bands and Car Show

    Outdoor Event Covers

White Bear Lake Downtown

Soul Mates

Gazebo Stage

Wildcat Combo

3rd St. Sage

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FREE!

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Bend in the River Big Band

Music in the Park

Downtown Park

16 9th Ave. S.

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm

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     SouthSide Aces

Eagles #34

7:30 pm

$5.00

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Del Counts

Crooners

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

no cover

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Shakin’

Mpls / Richfield

Am Legion #435

7:00 pm

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    MN Jazz Orchestra

Wabasha Street Caves

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

All Ages

$7.00

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    Ross Kleiner & the Thrill

Neumann’s

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

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Lxxxxisa Wenger

Narrows

8:00 pm

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Butanes

Shaw’s

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

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Chris Lawrence Band

(MMC) Minnesota Music Cafe

9:30 pm

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    TC Swing Presents

Late Night Swing

DJ Dance with Lessons

 New Venue!!

 301 on Main

(formerly the Ukrainian Center)

301 Main St. NE

Mpls.  MN 55413

6:30 pm - 1:30 am

Dance Lessons by

Terry & Cindy Gardner

East Coast Swing:

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lindy Hop:

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Dance: 10:00 pm

Dance Only:  $6.00

Lesson Only:  $9.00

Dance & Lessons:  $11.00

Stdnts to age 24 & Military:

$2.00 off with ID.

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Collectively Blue

      Presents

 The Blues Mill

DJ Dance

Four Seasons Dance Studio

Blues Dance Lessons

Intermediate:  7:30 pm

Beginner:  8:30 pm

Lesson: $5.00

Dance: $5.00

Dance & Lesson: $8.00

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Open Blues Jam

Schooner’s Bar

8:30 pm

Free!

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Fri, July 10

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Louisiana Rhythms

(Cajun & zydeco)

KFAI Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Rockin’ Hollywoods

with Dawn L McArthur

Andover Family Funfest

City Hall

1685 Crosstown Blvd.

Andover, MN

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

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Joe Cruz

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Classic Big Band

Knights of Columbus Hall

1114 W. American Bl.

Bloomington, MN  55420

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Jorgensen & Tagg

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$8.00

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SoulMates

Pub 112

10:00 pm - 2:00 am

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The Good, The Bad & The Funky

(MMC) Minnesota Music Cafe

9:15 pm

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Vintage Raggs

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

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Sons of Groove

Narrows

8:30 pm

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    BFG

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

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Tamarak

Mpls/Richfield American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

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Rhythm Roosters

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

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Tom Wavra

& the Thirsty Camel Band

Junior’s Sports Cafe

8:00 pm

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Dxxxxxel Counts

Hopkins American Legion

10 - 12th Ave S.   

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm

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Pearl Brothers

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

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Bruce McCabe & the All Stars

Schooner Tavern

9:00 pm

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DJ Dance & Lesson

    Presented by

      (MWCSDC)

 Minnesota West Coast Swing

      Dance Club

B-Dale Club

Dance:  8:30 pm

WCS Lesson:  7:30 pm

Admission:  $10.00

Members & Students:  $7.00

With ID.

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Sat, July 11

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        Madelia Park Days

               Blues Fest

Dick Kimmel & Co.

11:00 am - 12:25 pm

Everett Smithson

12:45 pm - 2:10 pm

Lisa Wenger Band

2:30 pm - 3:55 pm

Sweet Pappa Dave

4:15 pm - 5:40 pm

Billy & the Bangers

6:00 pm - 7:25

City Mouse

7:45 pm - 9:15 pm

Watona Park

Madelia, MN

FREE!

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Red Rock Swing Band

               Lynglomsten

         Mid-Summer Festival

1415 Almond Ave.

St. Paul, MN

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Back Porch Band

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

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Sweet Tea

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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   Harbor Bar Blues Festival

Sena Ehrhardt Band

10:00 pm - 2:00 am

 Fungi & Friends

   with special guest

       Steve Clarke

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Willie B Blues Band

Noon - 4:00 pm

Harbor Bar

N673 825th St.

Hager City, WI

9:00 pm

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Del Counts

Come Dance With Us

    (CDWU)  Event!!!

Medina Ballroom

Dance Lesson:  7:30 pm

Band Plays

8:30 pm - Midnight

$12.00

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BFG

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

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Tamarack

Mpls/Richfield

American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

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Road House

Junior’s Sports Cafe

7:30 pm

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Belfast Cowboys

10:45 pm

James Loney & Lolo’s Ghost

9:30 pm

Lee’s

$7.00

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Function Junction

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

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Willie Walker

CD Release Party!

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

9:00 pm

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    Flamin’ Oh’s

with guest Platypus

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$8.00

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Vintage Raggs

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

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T-Bone Express

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

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Zen Some

Schooner Tavern

9:00 pm

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Loose Cannon

Narrows

8:30 pm

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DJ Dance

(Country & Variety Swing)

Starks Saloon

Dance Lesson: 7:30 pm

Dance: 8:00 pm

$5.00

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Sun, July 12

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Kelly Peterson

Sunday Brunch

Famous Dave’s

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

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Patty & the Buttons

Sunday Brunch

Aster

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

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Riverside Swing

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

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Lxxxxxisa Wenger & Billy Larson

Washington Square

on the patio

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Kurt Jorgensen Band

PD Pappy’s

4:30 pm - 8:30 am

(no cover)

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Harrison Street/Joes Jam

Neumann’s Bar

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Wee Willie Walker

(MMC) Minnesota Music Cafe

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Mouldy Figs

Shamrocks

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Jerry O’Hagen

and his Orchestra

Cinema Ballroom

Dance Lesson: 6:15 pm

Band:  7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

General Admission: $12.00

Students: $8.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Jennifer Grimm

Every Sunday @

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

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Moses Oakland

   Blues Jam

Cabooze

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Open Jam

Schooners Tavern

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Mon, July 13

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Beasley Big Band

Como Dockside

Como Park Pavillion

1360 N. Lexington Pkwy

St. Paul, MN 55420

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Millie & the Mill City

Cajun Heavyweights

(Cajun & zydeco)

Eagles #34

7:30 pm

$8.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Lady J

& her Root Doctors

Blues Jam

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

8:30 pm

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Willie Murphy

Blues Jam

Mpls/Richfield Am Legion #435

Free!

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Open Jam

Shaw’s

8:30 pm

Free!

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DJ Dance

Rhythm Junction

Four Seasons Dance Studio

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

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Tues, July 14

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Cajun Crawfish Hotdish

(rotating cast of Cajun musicians)

Sea Salt Eatery

Minnehaha Falls

4801 Minnehaha Ave S.

Mpls, MN

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

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The Percolators

Theodore Wirth Regional Park

1339 Theodore Wirth Pkwy

Mpls, MN  55411

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free!

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      Blues Jam

  Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

     Twin Cities

Jam Master Series

  Different Host Each Week

8:00 pm

Free!

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Jaybee & the Routine

9:30 pm

Nova Jazz Orchestra

7:00 pm

(MMC)

Minnesota Music Cafe

Free!

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     Bill & Shannon

           Present

TBD

Eagles #34

Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm

Band:  8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

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Seven Cats Band

Crooners

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

no cover

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Paul Mayasich & Friends

Manitou Station

8:00 pm

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DJ Dance

(new venue)

The Rafters

317 Main St.

Stillwater, MN

Dancing: 7:00 pm

East Coast Swing Lesson

Instruction by:

Shanen & John

6:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Blues Jam

Narrow’s

7:00 pm

Free!

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Wed, July 15

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Bend in the River Band

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

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Como Park Zoo

& Conservatory Presents

  Groovin’ in the Garden

Featured Band:

TBA

Visitor Center Courtyard

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FREE!

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Eagan Marke

Eagan Market Fest

WEDNESDAYS

Classic Car Show Night

“Remembering Elvis”

with Steve & Tommy Marcio

Rockin’ Hollywoods

Farmers Market & Concerts

Eagan Festival Grounds

Band Shell

1501 Central Pkwy

Eagan, MN 55121

June 3 - September 2

from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

September 9 - 30

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Harold's House Party

KFAI FM Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

With Special On Air Guest

    Jimmy “Duck” Holmes

also performing at the 331 Club

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

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Jim Tones

Concert in the Commons

Outdoors next to

Shoreview Community Center

4580 Victoria St N

Shoreview, MN  55126

7:00 pm

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Michael Monroe

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Hxxxxula Peppers

Schooner Tavern

7:30 pm

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Riverside Rockets

Lee’s

9:00 pm

Shannon’s Dance Lesson

8:00 pm

Free!

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John Evans & Dan Perry

The Station

(formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

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Thur, July 16

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         White Bear Lake

               Marketfest

Thursdays, June 18 - July 30

   2 Bands and Car Show

    Outdoor Event Covers

White Bear Lake Downtown

Inside Straight Blues Band

Gazebo Stage

Tim & the Pickups

3rd St. Sage

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FREE!

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Beau Blue & The Confused

Bryant Square Park

3101 Bryant Ave. S

Mpls,  MN

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

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Lamont Cranston Band

Arbor Park

Shoppes at Arbor Lakes

12459 Elm  Creek Blvd.

Maple Grove, MN 55369

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

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     Mister Rowles

Eagles #34

7:30 pm

$5.00

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One Hit Wonders

Lee’s

9:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Del Counts

Crooners

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

no cover

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    Beasley’s Big Band

Wabasha Street Caves

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

All Ages

$7.00

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    E&E Band

Neumann’s

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

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TBA

Mpls / Richfield

Am Legion #435

7:00 pm

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XXXXXxisa Wenger

Narrows

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Butanes

Shaw’s

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Chris Lawrence Band

(MMC) Minnesota Music Cafe

9:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

    TC Swing Presents

Late Night Swing

DJ Dance with Lessons

 New Venue!!

 301 on Main

(formerly the Ukrainian Center)

301 Main St. NE

Mpls.  MN 55413

6:30 pm - 1:30 am

Dance Lessons by

Terry & Cindy Gardner

East Coast Swing:

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lindy Hop:

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Dance: 10:00 pm

Dance Only:  $6.00

Lesson Only:  $9.00

Dance & Lessons:  $11.00

Stdnts to age 24 & Military:

$2.00 off with ID.

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Collectively Blue

      Presents

 The Blues Mill

DJ Dance

Four Seasons Dance Studio

Blues Dance Lessons

Intermediate:  7:30 pm

Beginner:  8:30 pm

Lesson: $5.00

Dance: $5.00

Dance & Lesson: $8.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Open Blues Jam

Schooner’s Bar

8:30 pm

Free!

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Fri, July 17

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Louisiana Rhythms

(Cajun & zydeco)

KFAI Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Tim Patrick

& his Blue Eyes Band

Harriet Island

St. Paul, MN

5:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

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Ray Covington

(R&B)

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

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Reverend Raven

& the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys

Old Shafer Creamery

Event Center

8:00 pm

$10.00

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Excelsior Fire Fighters Dance

  High & Mighty

8:00 pm - Midnight

24100 Smithtown Rd

Shorewood, MN  55331

Free!

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Pat McLaughlin & Friends

Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$5.00

Free Happy Hour Buffet

5:00 pm - 7:00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Nick Dinius Band

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fugitives

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wildfire

Mpls/Richfield American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Soul Tight Committee

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wax-Tones

South St. Paul VFW

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Pxxxxoppa Chubby

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Bernie King

& The Guilty Pleasures

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cherry Gun

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Code Sweat Entertainment

Junior’s Sports Cafe

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jeff Loven

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Vintage Raggs

Shamrocks Bar

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Rebel Queens

Narrows

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Variety Dance

Cinema Ballroom

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Dance Lesson: Tango & Rumba

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(West Coast Swing & Variety)

Starks

Dance:  8:00 pm

WCS Lesson:  7:30 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Sat, July 18

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Roots, Rock & Deep Blues

 5th Annual

   Longfellow Music & Art Festival

       benefit for Patricks Cabaret

                    25+ Bands

6 Stages along Minnehaha in Mpls.

$15.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cajun Jam

Underground Music Cafe

(formerly: The Coffee Grounds)

10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Sweet Tea

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Armadillo Jump

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Holy Rocka Rollaz

Meisters Bar & Grill

Car Show

1056 W Highway 96

Shoreview, MN  55126

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wax-Tones

South St. Paul VFW

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

 Big Daddy Cade

(B.B. King Tribute)

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fugitives

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wildfire

Mpls/Richfield

American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Vintage Raggs

Shamrocks

9:45 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Greazy Gravy

Junior’s Sports Cafe

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

High & Mighty

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Belfast Cowboys

(Van Morrison Tribute)

Whiskey Junction

9:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mean Gene

& the Wood Ticks

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Inside Straight

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jack Knife & the Sharps

Schooner Tavern

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dee Miller Band

Narrows

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(Country & Variety Swing)

Starks Saloon

Dance Lesson: 7:30 pm

Dance: 8:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Sun, July 19

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Minnesota Blues Society

     Picnic

XXXXXXX

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Renee Austin

Sunday Brunch

Famous Dave’s

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Patty & the Buttons

Sunday Brunch

Aster

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

3:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Kurt Jorgensen Band

PD Pappy’s

4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hurricane Harold

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Paul Mayasich & RAMM

Neumann’s Bar

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mouldy Figs

Main Street Bar

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$3.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

   Ballroom Dance Party

Tapestry Folkdance Center

              Kico Rangel’s Band

Different Dance Styles

Each Month

(Rumba level 2)

Instructors:  

Charlie Drenth

1st & 3rd Sundays

6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Admission:  $12.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jennifer Grimm

Every Sunday @

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

TC Rebels Present

DJ Dance

DanceLife Ballroom

(NEW VENUE)

1st & 3rd Sundays

7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Admission:  $11.00

Members & Students w/ID:  $7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Moses Oakland

   Blues Jam

Cabooze

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Jam

Schooners Tavern

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mon, July 20

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

BluesFuse

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Lady J

& her Root Doctors

Blues Jam

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Willie Murphy

Blues Jam

Mpls/Richfield Am Legion #435

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Jam

Shaw’s

8:30 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

Rhythm Junction

Four Seasons Dance Studio

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Tues, July 21

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hunker’d Down Blues Band

Mears Park

366 Sibley St

Downtown St. Paul, MN

Noon

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cajun Crawfish Hotdish

(rotating cast of Cajun musicians)

Sea Salt Eatery

Minnehaha Falls

4801 Minnehaha Ave S.

Mpls, MN

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

      Blues Jam

    Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

     Twin Cities

Jam Master Series

  Different Host Each Week

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jaybee & the Routine

9:30 pm

River City Jazz Orchestra

7:00 pm

(MMC)

Minnesota Music Cafe

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Paul Mayasich & Friends

Manitou Station

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

     Bill & Shannon

           Present

TBD

Eagles #34

Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm

Band:  8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(new venue)

The Rafters

317 Main St.

Stillwater, MN

Dancing: 7:00 pm

East Coast Swing Lesson

Instruction by:

Shanen & John

6:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Blues Jam

Narrow’s

7:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wed, July 15

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Bend in the River Band

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Como Park Zoo

& Conservatory Presents

  Groovin’ in the Garden

Featured Band:

TBA

Visitor Center Courtyard

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FREE!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Eagan Marke

Eagan Market Fest

WEDNESDAYS

Classic Car Show Night

“Remembering Elvis”

with Steve & Tommy Marcio

Rockin’ Hollywoods

Farmers Market & Concerts

Eagan Festival Grounds

Band Shell

1501 Central Pkwy

Eagan, MN 55121

June 3 - September 2

from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

September 9 - 30

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Harold's House Party

KFAI FM Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

With Special On Air Guest

    Jimmy “Duck” Holmes

also performing at the 331 Club

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jim Tones

Concert in the Commons

Outdoors next to

Shoreview Community Center

4580 Victoria St N

Shoreview, MN  55126

7:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Michael Monroe

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hxxxxula Peppers

Schooner Tavern

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Riverside Rockets

Lee’s

9:00 pm

Shannon’s Dance Lesson

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

John Evans & Dan Perry

The Station

(formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Thur, July 16

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

         White Bear Lake

               Marketfest

Thursdays, June 18 - July 30

   2 Bands and Car Show

    Outdoor Event Covers

White Bear Lake Downtown

Inside Straight Blues Band

Gazebo Stage

Tim & the Pickups

3rd St. Sage

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FREE!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Beau Blue & The Confused

Bryant Square Park

3101 Bryant Ave. S

Mpls,  MN

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Lamont Cranston Band

Arbor Park

Shoppes at Arbor Lakes

12459 Elm  Creek Blvd.

Maple Grove, MN 55369

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

     Mister Rowles

Eagles #34

7:30 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

One Hit Wonders

Lee’s

9:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Del Counts

Crooners

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

no cover

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

    Beasley’s Big Band

Wabasha Street Caves

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

All Ages

$7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

    E&E Band

Neumann’s

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

TBA

Mpls / Richfield

Am Legion #435

7:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

XXXXXxisa Wenger

Narrows

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Butanes

Shaw’s

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Chris Lawrence Band

(MMC) Minnesota Music Cafe

9:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

    TC Swing Presents

Late Night Swing

DJ Dance with Lessons

 New Venue!!

 301 on Main

(formerly the Ukrainian Center)

301 Main St. NE

Mpls.  MN 55413

6:30 pm - 1:30 am

Dance Lessons by

Terry & Cindy Gardner

East Coast Swing:

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lindy Hop:

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Dance: 10:00 pm

Dance Only:  $6.00

Lesson Only:  $9.00

Dance & Lessons:  $11.00

Stdnts to age 24 & Military:

$2.00 off with ID.

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Collectively Blue

      Presents

 The Blues Mill

DJ Dance

Four Seasons Dance Studio

Blues Dance Lessons

Intermediate:  7:30 pm

Beginner:  8:30 pm

Lesson: $5.00

Dance: $5.00

Dance & Lesson: $8.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Blues Jam

Schooner’s Bar

8:30 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fri, July 17

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Louisiana Rhythms

(Cajun & zydeco)

KFAI Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Tim Patrick

& his Blue Eyes Band

Harriet Island

St. Paul, MN

5:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Ray Covington

(R&B)

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Reverend Raven

& the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys

Old Shafer Creamery

Event Center

8:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Excelsior Fire Fighters Dance

  High & Mighty

8:00 pm - Midnight

24100 Smithtown Rd

Shorewood, MN  55331

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Pat McLaughlin & Friends

Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$5.00

Free Happy Hour Buffet

5:00 pm - 7:00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Nick Dinius Band

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fugitives

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wildfire

Mpls/Richfield American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Soul Tight Committee

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wax-Tones

South St. Paul VFW

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Pxxxxoppa Chubby

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Bernie King

& The Guilty Pleasures

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cherry Gun

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Code Sweat Entertainment

Junior’s Sports Cafe

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jeff Loven

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Vintage Raggs

Shamrocks Bar

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Rebel Queens

Narrows

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Variety Dance

Cinema Ballroom

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Dance Lesson: Tango & Rumba

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(West Coast Swing & Variety)

Starks

Dance:  8:00 pm

WCS Lesson:  7:30 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Sat, July 18

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Roots, Rock & Deep Blues

 5th Annual

   Longfellow Music & Art Festival

       benefit for Patricks Cabaret

                    25+ Bands

6 Stages along Minnehaha in Mpls.

$15.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cajun Jam

Underground Music Cafe

(formerly: The Coffee Grounds)

10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Sweet Tea

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Armadillo Jump

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Holy Rocka Rollaz

Meisters Bar & Grill

Car Show

1056 W Highway 96

Shoreview, MN  55126

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wax-Tones

South St. Paul VFW

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

 Big Daddy Cade

(B.B. King Tribute)

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fugitives

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wildfire

Mpls/Richfield

American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Vintage Raggs

Shamrocks

9:45 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Greazy Gravy

Junior’s Sports Cafe

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

High & Mighty

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Belfast Cowboys

(Van Morrison Tribute)

Whiskey Junction

9:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mean Gene

& the Wood Ticks

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Inside Straight

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jack Knife & the Sharps

Schooner Tavern

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dee Miller Band

Narrows

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(Country & Variety Swing)

Starks Saloon

Dance Lesson: 7:30 pm

Dance: 8:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Sun, July 19

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Minnesota Blues Society

     Picnic

XXXXXXX

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Renee Austin

Sunday Brunch

Famous Dave’s

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Patty & the Buttons

Sunday Brunch

Aster

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

3:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Kurt Jorgensen Band

PD Pappy’s

4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hurricane Harold

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Paul Mayasich & RAMM

Neumann’s Bar

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mouldy Figs

Main Street Bar

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$3.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

   Ballroom Dance Party

Tapestry Folkdance Center

              Kico Rangel’s Band

Different Dance Styles

Each Month

(Rumba level 2)

Instructors:  

Charlie Drenth

1st & 3rd Sundays

6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Admission:  $12.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jennifer Grimm

Every Sunday @

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

TC Rebels Present

DJ Dance

DanceLife Ballroom

(NEW VENUE)

1st & 3rd Sundays

7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Admission:  $11.00

Members & Students w/ID:  $7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Moses Oakland

   Blues Jam

Cabooze

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Jam

Schooners Tavern

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mon, July 20

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

BluesFuse

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Lady J

& her Root Doctors

Blues Jam

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Willie Murphy

Blues Jam

Mpls/Richfield Am Legion #435

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Jam

Shaw’s

8:30 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

Rhythm Junction

Four Seasons Dance Studio

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Tues, July 21

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hunker’d Down Blues Band

Mears Park

366 Sibley St

Downtown St. Paul, MN

Noon

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cajun Crawfish Hotdish

(rotating cast of Cajun musicians)

Sea Salt Eatery

Minnehaha Falls

4801 Minnehaha Ave S.

Mpls, MN

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

      Blues Jam

    Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

     Twin Cities

Jam Master Series

  Different Host Each Week

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jaybee & the Routine

9:30 pm

River City Jazz Orchestra

7:00 pm

(MMC)

Minnesota Music Cafe

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Paul Mayasich & Friends

Manitou Station

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

     Bill & Shannon

           Present

TBD

Eagles #34

Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm

Band:  8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(new venue)

The Rafters

317 Main St.

Stillwater, MN

Dancing: 7:00 pm

East Coast Swing Lesson

Instruction by:

Shanen & John

6:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Blues Jam

Narrow’s

7:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wed, July 15

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Bend in the River Band

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Como Park Zoo

& Conservatory Presents

  Groovin’ in the Garden

Featured Band:

TBA

Visitor Center Courtyard

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FREE!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Eagan Marke

Eagan Market Fest

WEDNESDAYS

Classic Car Show Night

“Remembering Elvis”

with Steve & Tommy Marcio

Rockin’ Hollywoods

Farmers Market & Concerts

Eagan Festival Grounds

Band Shell

1501 Central Pkwy

Eagan, MN 55121

June 3 - September 2

from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

September 9 - 30

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Harold's House Party

KFAI FM Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

With Special On Air Guest

    Jimmy “Duck” Holmes

also performing at the 331 Club

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jim Tones

Concert in the Commons

Outdoors next to

Shoreview Community Center

4580 Victoria St N

Shoreview, MN  55126

7:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Michael Monroe

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hxxxxula Peppers

Schooner Tavern

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Riverside Rockets

Lee’s

9:00 pm

Shannon’s Dance Lesson

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

John Evans & Dan Perry

The Station

(formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Thur, July 16

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

         White Bear Lake

               Marketfest

Thursdays, June 18 - July 30

   2 Bands and Car Show

    Outdoor Event Covers

White Bear Lake Downtown

Inside Straight Blues Band

Gazebo Stage

Tim & the Pickups

3rd St. Sage

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FREE!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Beau Blue & The Confused

Bryant Square Park

3101 Bryant Ave. S

Mpls,  MN

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Lamont Cranston Band

Arbor Park

Shoppes at Arbor Lakes

12459 Elm  Creek Blvd.

Maple Grove, MN 55369

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

     Mister Rowles

Eagles #34

7:30 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

One Hit Wonders

Lee’s

9:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Del Counts

Crooners

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

no cover

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

    Beasley’s Big Band

Wabasha Street Caves

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

All Ages

$7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

    E&E Band

Neumann’s

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

TBA

Mpls / Richfield

Am Legion #435

7:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

XXXXXxisa Wenger

Narrows

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Butanes

Shaw’s

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Chris Lawrence Band

(MMC) Minnesota Music Cafe

9:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

    TC Swing Presents

Late Night Swing

DJ Dance with Lessons

 New Venue!!

 301 on Main

(formerly the Ukrainian Center)

301 Main St. NE

Mpls.  MN 55413

6:30 pm - 1:30 am

Dance Lessons by

Terry & Cindy Gardner

East Coast Swing:

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lindy Hop:

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Dance: 10:00 pm

Dance Only:  $6.00

Lesson Only:  $9.00

Dance & Lessons:  $11.00

Stdnts to age 24 & Military:

$2.00 off with ID.

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Collectively Blue

      Presents

 The Blues Mill

DJ Dance

Four Seasons Dance Studio

Blues Dance Lessons

Intermediate:  7:30 pm

Beginner:  8:30 pm

Lesson: $5.00

Dance: $5.00

Dance & Lesson: $8.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Blues Jam

Schooner’s Bar

8:30 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fri, July 17

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Louisiana Rhythms

(Cajun & zydeco)

KFAI Radio Show

Mpls - 90.3 &

St. Paul - 106.7

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Tim Patrick

& his Blue Eyes Band

Harriet Island

St. Paul, MN

5:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Ray Covington

(R&B)

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Reverend Raven

& the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys

Old Shafer Creamery

Event Center

8:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Excelsior Fire Fighters Dance

  High & Mighty

8:00 pm - Midnight

24100 Smithtown Rd

Shorewood, MN  55331

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Pat McLaughlin & Friends

Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$5.00

Free Happy Hour Buffet

5:00 pm - 7:00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Nick Dinius Band

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fugitives

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wildfire

Mpls/Richfield American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Soul Tight Committee

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wax-Tones

South St. Paul VFW

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Pxxxxoppa Chubby

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Bernie King

& The Guilty Pleasures

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cherry Gun

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Code Sweat Entertainment

Junior’s Sports Cafe

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jeff Loven

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Vintage Raggs

Shamrocks Bar

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Rebel Queens

Narrows

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Variety Dance

Cinema Ballroom

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Dance Lesson: Tango & Rumba

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$10.00

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(West Coast Swing & Variety)

Starks

Dance:  8:00 pm

WCS Lesson:  7:30 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Sat, July 18

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Roots, Rock & Deep Blues

 5th Annual

   Longfellow Music & Art Festival

       benefit for Patricks Cabaret

                    25+ Bands

6 Stages along Minnehaha in Mpls.

$15.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cajun Jam

Underground Music Cafe

(formerly: The Coffee Grounds)

10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Sweet Tea

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Armadillo Jump

Tally’s Dockside

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Holy Rocka Rollaz

Meisters Bar & Grill

Car Show

1056 W Highway 96

Shoreview, MN  55126

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wax-Tones

South St. Paul VFW

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

 Big Daddy Cade

(B.B. King Tribute)

Famous Dave’s

9:00 pm

$7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Fugitives

American Legion

North St. Paul

8:30 pm - 12:30 am

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Wildfire

Mpls/Richfield

American Legion #435

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Vintage Raggs

Shamrocks

9:45 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Greazy Gravy

Junior’s Sports Cafe

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

High & Mighty

PD Pappy’s

9:00 pm - 1:00 am

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Belfast Cowboys

(Van Morrison Tribute)

Whiskey Junction

9:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mean Gene

& the Wood Ticks

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Inside Straight

Neumann’s

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jack Knife & the Sharps

Schooner Tavern

9:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dee Miller Band

Narrows

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(Country & Variety Swing)

Starks Saloon

Dance Lesson: 7:30 pm

Dance: 8:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Sun, July 19

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Minnesota Blues Society

     Picnic

XXXXXXX

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Renee Austin

Sunday Brunch

Famous Dave’s

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Patty & the Buttons

Sunday Brunch

Aster

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Dxxxxel Counts

Hopkins Am Legion

10 - 12th Ave S

Hopkins, MN

3:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Kurt Jorgensen Band

PD Pappy’s

4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hurricane Harold

Brookside Bar & Grill

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

(no cover)

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

Paul Mayasich & RAMM

Neumann’s Bar

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mouldy Figs

Main Street Bar

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$3.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

   Ballroom Dance Party

Tapestry Folkdance Center

              Kico Rangel’s Band

Different Dance Styles

Each Month

(Rumba level 2)

Instructors:  

Charlie Drenth

1st & 3rd Sundays

6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Admission:  $12.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jennifer Grimm

Every Sunday @

The Station

(Formerly Manitou Station)

7:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

TC Rebels Present

DJ Dance

DanceLife Ballroom

(NEW VENUE)

1st & 3rd Sundays

7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Admission:  $11.00

Members & Students w/ID:  $7.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Moses Oakland

   Blues Jam

Cabooze

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Jam

Schooners Tavern

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Mon, July 20

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

BluesFuse

Lake Harriet Band Shell

4135 W Lake Harriet Pkwy

Mpls, MN

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Lady J

& her Root Doctors

Blues Jam

(MMC) Minnesota Music Café

8:30 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Willie Murphy

Blues Jam

Mpls/Richfield Am Legion #435

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Open Jam

Shaw’s

8:30 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

Rhythm Junction

Four Seasons Dance Studio

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Tues, July 21

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Hunker’d Down Blues Band

Mears Park

366 Sibley St

Downtown St. Paul, MN

Noon

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Cajun Crawfish Hotdish

(rotating cast of Cajun musicians)

Sea Salt Eatery

Minnehaha Falls

4801 Minnehaha Ave S.

Mpls, MN

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^

      Blues Jam

    Wilebski’s Blues Saloon

     Twin Cities

Jam Master Series

  Different Host Each Week

8:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Jaybee & the Routine

9:30 pm

River City Jazz Orchestra

7:00 pm

(MMC)

Minnesota Music Cafe

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Paul Mayasich & Friends

Manitou Station

8:00 pm

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

     Bill & Shannon

           Present

TBD

Eagles #34

Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm

Band:  8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

DJ Dance

(new venue)

The Rafters

317 Main St.

Stillwater, MN

Dancing: 7:00 pm

East Coast Swing Lesson

Instruction by:

Shanen & John

6:00 pm

$5.00

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^

Blues Jam

Narrow’s

7:00 pm

Free!

^^^^^^^^^^^

^^^^^^^^^^^








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