MAY "All in Saint Paul" Event Calendar

Saint Paul is celebrating spring in so many ways! Let's go fly a kite!

Sunday, May 1

The Rose Ensemble, Ordway, 3pm. The culmination of our 20th anniversary season, May Day will feature a full slate of activities: a festive spring brunch, our debut performance in the new Ordway Concert Hall, and a post-concert party with desserts and champagne. Packages available.

Stars on Ice, Xcel, 4pm.

Classical Minnesota Public Radio Presents: Minnesota Varsity 2016, Fitzgerald Theatre, 3pm.

Tuesday, May 3

Welcome Hat Celebration, MN History Center, 5-7:30pm.

Thursday, May 5

Central Library closed for staff training

Festival of Nations, Rivercentre, 9am-3pm.

Ellie Goulding, Xcel, 7pm.

Friday, May 6

Festival of Nations, Rivercentre, 9:30am-10pm.

Tribute to Santana, Fitzgerald Theatre, 7:30pm.

SPCO: Celebrating Christian Zacharias: Haydn, Gluck, and Mozart, Ordway, 10:30 & 8pm.

Saturday, May 7

Cinco de Mayo, West Side, 9am-5pm.

Festival of Nations, Rivercentre, 10am-10pm.

Mother’s Day Bonsai Show, Como, 10am-6pm.

Bars, Bootlegger and Booze Bus Tour, MN History Center, 1-4pm.

Xplorchestra! Xplore the Woodwind Family, Park Square, 9:30 & 11am. SPCO.

MN Opera: The Shining, Ordway, thru May 15

SPCO: Celebrating Christian Zacharias: Haydn, Gluck, and Mozart, Ordway, 8pm.

Sunday, May 8 Happy Mother’s Day!

Festival of Nations, Rivercentre, 10am-6pm.

Mother’s Day Bonsai Show, Como, 10am-6pm.

Monday, May 9

The Thread: Louise Erdrich, Fitzgerald Theatre, 7pm. Hosted by Kerri Miller.

Giving Voice Chorus, MN History Center, 10:30-11:30am.

Thursday, May 12

Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See", Central Library Book Club, Central Library, 10:30-11:30am.

Friday, May 13

SPCO: Celebrating Christian Zacharias: Chopin’s Second Piano Concerto, Ordway, 8pm.

Saturday, May 14

Scratch Day, Science Museum, noon-4pm. Mini workshops on programming for kids.

EcoArts Fest, Harriet Island, 10am-3pm. Activities to improve environmental awareness through art.

Grillfest, CHS Field.

SPCO: Celebrating Christian Zacharias: Chopin’s Second Piano Concerto, Ordway, 8pm.

Sunday, May 15

Bugs Bunny and Beyond Bollywood Family Day, MN History Center, noon-4pm.

Grillfest, CHS Field.

SPCO: Celebrating Christian Zacharias: Chopin’s Second Piano Concerto, Ordway, 2pm.

Artist & Photography Hours, Como, 8-10am. $5.

Monday, May 16


Tuesday, May 17

Immigration and Identity in America, MN History Center, 7-8:30pm. FREE.

Sacred St. Paul Bus Tour, MN History Center, 10am-2pm. Explore the art, architecture and unique stories of some of the capital city's most fascinating sacred spaces with professional photographer Doug Ohman, whose work is featured in the MNHS Press book "Churches of Minnesota."

Wednesday, May 18

World's Largest Game of Catch6th Street between Wacouta and Sibley, 4:30-6pm.

Thursday, May 19

Saints Opening Day Game! Gary Southshore Railcats, 7:05pm.

Queens opens, Park Square Theatre, thru June 4.

Friday, May 20


Sons of the Prophet opens, Park Square Theatre, thru Jun 5.

Saints vs. Gary Southshore Railcats, 7:05pm.

Art Hounds Live, Fitzgerald Theatre, 8pm.

Pilobolus, Ordway. Mature audiences recommended.

Saturday, May 21

The Okee Dokee Brothers Album Release Party, Fitzgerald Theatre, 11am & 2pm.

Saints vs. Gary Southshore Railcats, 7:05pm.


Pilobolus, Ordway. Mature audiences recommended.

Sunday, May 22


Party for the Planet, Como, 10am-4pm. Fun weekend of activities, crafts and education programs that explore animals, plants and people that depend on this big blue ball.

Saints vs. Gary Southshore Railcats, 5:05pm.

Polica & Stargaze: Work in Progress Conversation, Fitzgerald Theatre, 5pm. SOLD OUT.

Monday, May 23

VocalEssence Cantare Community Concert, Ordway, 6pm & 8pm.

Party for the Planet, Como, 10am-4pm. Fun weekend of activities, crafts and education programs that explore animals, plants and people that depend on this big blue ball.

Tuesday, May 24

Immigration and Identity in America, MN History Center, 7-8:30pm. FREE.

Party for the Planet, Como, 10am-4pm. Fun weekend of activities, crafts and education programs that explore animals, plants and people that depend on this big blue ball.

Wednesday, May 25

The 1975, Rivercentre, 8pm.

Thursday, May 26

Saints vs. Kansas City T-Bones, 7:05pm.

Friday, May 27

Saints vs. Kansas City T-Bones, 7:05pm.

Saturday, May 28

Central Library closed for holiday weekend

Sparky the Sea Lion Show opening weekend, Como, 11:30am

Saints vs. Kansas City T-Bones, 7:05pm.

Handel, Purcell and Dowland, Ordway, 8pm. SPCO.

Sunday, May 29

Sparky the Sea Lion Show opening weekend, Como, 11:30am

Saints vs. Kansas City T-Bones, 5:05pm. Fireworks Super Show!

Monday, May 30 Memorial Day Holiday

Military History Living Timeline, Fort Snelling, 10am-5pm. Costumed staff and reenactors will interpret different eras of military history through uniform and equipment displays as well as weapon demonstrations.

Sparky the Sea Lion Show opening weekend, Como, 11:30am

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