Arts & Performance

Live Audience Reading with Psychic/Medium Kelli Miller

Join me for a one-of-a-kind evening of connecting with your soul and communicating with spirit and loved ones! This will be a profound experience and an amazing chat, with a huge focus on life and the afterlife. I’ll take the edge off the overwhelming subject of death and as an evidential medium, I will bring you in direct contact with the other side.

Jim Dayton: An Artist in His Studio Exhibition

The Minnetonka Center for the Arts is honored to present the exhibition, Jim Dayton: Artist in His Studio. This exhibit offers a close look at Jim Dayton’s professional career through his drawings, notes, and models, and then moves beyond his much-admired architectural work to honor is other artistic pursuits: his extensive notebooks, sketches, watercolors, and more.

The Nutcracker Ballet

Experience the magic this holiday season, as local guest artists join Ashley Ballet Arts Academy students to perform this classic story ballet. Let yourself be swept away to the fairy-tale Land of Sweets by Tchaikovsky's magical score and sparkling choreography by Ashley Burkland and ABAA faculty. This is a tradition not to be missed, and is appropriate for audience members ages 2 to 102!

Excelsior Apple Day Festival

​A lakeside festival celebrating community, featuring locally produced food, art, antiques, handcrafts and a good old-fashioned street dance.
 

Mimic: Modern Marbled Objects

Mimic examines the history and craft of paper marbling, from book arts origins to present day 3D sculpture, fine art, and other decorative objects. The exhibition includes twenty local and international artists. At the closing reception on October 3 (6-8 p.m.), visiting masters of marbling Regina and Dan St. John of Chena River Marblers will give an artist talk (7 p.m.).

Veterans Day Salute

The Lake Minnetonka Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will honor veterans at its annual Veterans Day Salute to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion of Normandy during World War II. The program will feature a performance of big band and patriotic music by the Minnetonka Civic Orchestra, along with inspirational speakers including Bronze Star Medal recipient, U.S. Air Force Major General Maureen Banavige and Vietnam Veteran, Gary Nash, who will share thoughts on the D-Day anniversary.

Uptown Art Fair

The diverse urban community at the intersection of West Lake Street and Hennepin Avenue welcomes you to experience the unique creations of more than 350 artists from across the nation. While cultivating their inner artists from within, visitors can also enjoy a variety of food vendors, live entertainment and hands-on activities.

Stillwater Flea & Crafter’s Market

Hunt through the tents of local vendors for hidden and antique gems. Treasures abound at this outdoor market, whether you’re hunting down the perfect addition to your man cave or searching for cabin décor. New and used, restored and refurbished, come to find all your flea market needs from A-Z.

Music in the Trees at the Belwin Conservancy

The pine grove at Belwin Conservancy serves as both inspiration and the location for this unique two-day musical performance event. Experience music performed from the pines with improvisation and natural sounds. Sunday features the Center for Hmong Arts and Talent.  

Silent Film, Live Music at the Walker Art Center

This year’s third annual Sound for Silents features a film from the Walker’s collection and a score performed by local funk and soul group Astralblak. It’s a perfect evening on the hillside with food trucks, drinks and live DJs.

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