The centerpiece of the Minneapolis Convention Center Plaza, this interactive piece of art changes color according to the mood of the city, and releases a refreshing mist when people are in the vicinity of it. Change MIMMI's mood here.
Tai Chi on the Lawn 6–8 p.m.
Natural Step Tai Chi - Learn Tai Chi. It’s enjoyable, easy to learn and available to all regardless of age, ability or current level of health.
Sewer Pipe Organ and windharps Ongoing 6–10 p.m. Talking Plant: Ongoing 7–9 p.m.
Philip Blackburn The secret sonic life of plants, wind and storm drains.
Ping Pong and ChalkBoard Engagement Ongoing 6–10 p.m.
Ashley Hanson, Wing Young Huie & Matt Barthelemy Be photographed with your chalkboard statement about neighborhood issues and play ping pong with a friend or stranger! Part of the Creative CityMaking Project.
Mosaic Community Activity Ongoing 6–9 p.m.
Mosaic on a Stick Help create a piece of mosaic art that will embellish the city.
CREATE YOUR OWN ART BIKE Ongoing 6–9 p.m.
ArtStart and Minneapolis Arts Commission Work with an artist to transform your bike into a work of art with ArtScraps Re-use materials.
Cirque Games 6–7 p.m.
Tamir Bayarsaihan Tamir Bayarsaihan of Circus Manduhai will be juggling a variety of objects and inviting the audience to play and learn simple tricks.
Up Rock 6–7 p.m.
Dundee (Dean Brewington) and RDM (Roosevelt Mansfield) These former members of The Abstract Pack created one of the first nationally recognized hip hop albums out of Minnesota. The B-Crew are B-boys and B-girls from the Twin Cities who will be sharing their skills on the dance floor.
Traditional Folk Dance 6:45 p.m.
Robin McGalliard Nelson Join in a community dance with Robin’s easy-to-follow teaching style.
Urban Wildlife Ongoing 7–10 p.m.
Puppet Farm Arts A walk-about wolf puppet that sniffs and howls.
The Students of Ragamala Dance 7 p.m.
Featuring senior students of the Ragamala School, the educational arm of Ragamala Dance, one of the Indian Diaspora’s leading dance ensembles.
Word : Nicole Smith 7:55 p.m.
A spoken word piece by community based artist/artist based in community word artist Nicole Smith.
Conversation with MIMMI 8 p.m.
Jim Anton This bassist, composer and educator will explore and create unique sonic structured improvisation.
Word : Isela Gomez 8:30 p.m.
Artista with Esperanza will share a new work.
Dance of a Thousand Water Dreams 8:35 p.m.
Ananya Dance Theatre with Douglas R. Ewart Inspired by the imagination of water in indigenous cosmologies, Ananya Dance Theatre will lead an interactive, movement meditation about water.
MacPhail Community Youth Choir with J.D. Steele 9 p.m.
MacPhail Center for Music Twin Cities youths come together for music an friendship to perform many styles of music including jazz, gospel, pop and East African.
Sunset party Finale 9:30-10:30 p.m. Convention Center Plaza
Le Bike Ballet, choreography by Leah Nelson Mayor R.T. Rybak and MIMMI creators Carl Koepcke & Jack Cochran The MacPhail Community Youth Choir with J.D. Steele MIMMI Dance Party with UP ROCK Strolling musicians - Daniel and Adrian Volovets, Dan Turpening