The sounds of the holidays are tuning up all around us!
This post is sponsored by the American Swedish Institute.
It’s Fest! Merry Mansion, the season for affordable family fun at the American Swedish Institute Don’t miss the Kids at the Castle playdates every month. Join in a musical story with Julglädje “Christmas Joy” performances on Nov. 25-26. Explore the decorated Nordic holiday rooms during our Making Traditions weekend music/craft series, FIKA’s food for kids, a Family Gallery and a FREE Holiday Open House on Dec. 13. Click here for our calendar and visit ASI at 2600 Park Ave., Mpls.
- Hip Hop Nutcracker | Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St Paul | Nov 21 & 22
- Moscow’s Great Russian Nutcracker | Orpheum Theatre | Minneapolis | Dec 2
- A Minnesota Nutcracker by Twin Cities Ballet | Ames Center, Burnsville | Dec 8-10
- The Classic Nutcracker by Ballet Minnesota | The O’Shaugnessy, St Paul | Dec 15-17
- Nutcracker Fantasy | State Theater, Minneapolis, Dec 15-23
- Disney The Little Mermaid, In Concert Live to Film | Orchestra Hall | Nov 25-26
- Bach’s Bradenburg Concertos | Dec 7-10
- Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets in Concert | Orchestra Hall | Dec 15-17
- A Minnesota Orchestra Christmas: Home for the Holidays | Orchestra Hall | Dec 21
- St. Paul Chamber Orchestra Handel’s Messiah | Basilica, Minneapolis Dec 14-15 & Ordway, St Paul, Dec 16-17
11/18/17-12/17/17: Santa & Albert’s Holiday Play “Albert’s Super Power” | Bachman’s, Minneapolis | Sat: 10, 11:30, 1:00, 2:30; Sun: 11:30, 1:00, 2:30 | Bachman’s Annual Christmas Play is free to attend and suitable for all ages. Guests are encouraged to participate in caroling after the play, and Santa and Albert will be available for photos.
11/25/17-11/26/17: Julglädge! | American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis | Sat: 12 & 2 pm; Sun: 1pm | $3-$6/pp, museum admission not included
12/1/17-12/2/17: The New Standards Holiday Show | State Theater, Minneapolis | $25-$110
12/9/17: Star of Wonder | Plymouth Congregational Church, Minneapolis | 9:30 & 11am | $8-$12
Lorie Line’s 2017 Christmas Tour | Fitzgerald Theater, St Paul | Dec 10 | $54
The Blenders | Pantages Theatre | Dec 8-10 | $45