Aug 15, 2017 6:30 pm - Aug 15, 2017 8:30 pm

Enjoy free music and dance at the Minnesota History Center every Tuesday in July and August. Tapestry Folkdance Center provides dance instruction starting at 6:30 pm. Live music starts at 7 pm. Bring a lawn chair and pack a picnic or purchase food from the Café Minnesota terrace grill. Come early and take advantage of free admission to the museum galleries from 5 to 8 pm.
9 Nights of Music is presented by Xcel Energy with additional support provided by MPR and Tapestry Folkdance Center.

Concert Lineup:
7/4 – Salsa del Soul, Latin American
7/11 – Bassface, Motown, funk and classic rock
7/18 – Karibuni, Central East African
7/25 – The High 48s, bluegrass
8/1 – Dan Chouinard & Friends with Maria Jette, razzmatazz, ragtime and WWI American standards
8/8 – The Dweebs, ultimate party rock
8/15 – Rockin’ Pinecones, New Orleans-style R&B, Canjun and Zydeco
8/22 – Orkestar Bez Ime, Balkan party music
8/29 – Boiled in Lead, Celtic and world roots

Event Cost


Event Location

Minnesota History Center
345 W. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, Minnesota 55102

Map to Minnesota History Center

Event Accessibility
  • Accessible Entrance
  • Accessible Parking Designated
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Unisex Restroom
  • Accessible Seating
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Courtesy Wheelchairs