Five to Ten Continues with Free Downtown Entertainment
Have you been taking advantage of the free entertainment on Hennepin Avenue? The Five to Ten project kicked off in August, and has provided free fun for the whole family. Every block between fifth and tenth streets are activated one-by-one on Thursdays. The block between fifth and sixth streets will be activated on October 20th at 5 pm.
The entertainment will include:
6-7 pm Starri Hedges and Amoke Kubat Community Collaboration. This is the Gala Democratic School that features hip hop dance performances
7-9 pm Kulture Klub Collaborative Community Collaboration. Enjoy open mic night featuring artists from Kulture Klub Collaborative.
You can also enjoy Happiness Soap Box from 5 to 7:30 and Mir Hoop Dancing from 7:30 to 10.
The 5 to 10 project works with the community and local businesses to provide free live performances, crafts, games, activities, food, drinks, and more. This week you can expect to see Pros of the Rope Double Dutch Lessons and MAD DADS.
For safe, inexpensive parking, find the Park and Shop ramps. They offer $6 parking after 4 pm Monday – Saturday and all day Sundays. Located in three prime spots throughout downtown, they are close to plenty of venues, restaurants, and other entertainment hotspots.