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  • Roots, Rock, & Deep Blues Weekend

    July 12 & 13
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    3010 Minnehaha Ave S.

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Roots, Rock & Deep Blues Weekend – 2-Day Passes

Roots, Rock & Deep Blues Weekend on Friday, July 12 & Saturday, July 13 at The Hook and Ladder Theater

Details

July 12 @ 8:00 PM - July 13 @ 11:30 PM

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The Hook and Ladder Theater,
3010 Minnehaha Ave Minneapolis , 55406 United States
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Description

Roots, Rock & Deep Blues Weekend on Friday, July 12 & Saturday, July 13. A Firehouse PAC Fundraiser featuring 2 nights, 23 bands, food, & art!
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Getting Here

  • Getting here by Light Rail
    The METRO Blue Line offers fast, quiet light-rail service between downtown Minneapolis and Mall of America. Dozens of bus routes connect with the train at the Lake St/Midtown station, making the Hook and Ladder very accessible thru Metro Transit.
  • Getting here by Bus
    Lake St.and Minnehaha Ave offer many bus route choices and connectivity points. Plan your trip to The Hook here at Metro Transit
  • Getting here by Car
    You’ll probably use your smart phone for directions, but this is what to expect when you get here. We have a small lot to the North & South of the venue available for parking. We also encourage street parking to the West on Snelling Ave. A casual walk through the 3rd Precinct driveway and you will arrive at the venue.
  • Parking
    The Hook & Ladder Theater has a parking lot on the south side of the firehouse. The theater also has a small number of designated parking spots along the north side of the building for use. There is also free parking along Snelling Ave, which runs parallel with Minnehaha, and many nearby parking lots are accommodating local businesses like The Hook by allowing evening event parking, such as the large Rainbow Foods lot just across Lake Street. 
  • ENTRANCE
    The Hook and Ladder has (2) glass-door entrances to the building, one on the north side and another on the south side of the building. The Box-offioce is just inside the hallway as you enter the theater lounge.

Upcoming Theater Events

The Hook and Ladder Theater presents a wide variety of ticketed events with the very lowest ticketing fees in the Twin Cities.

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    • Date
      June 20, 2019
      8:30 PM
    • Event
      Brass And Bodyworks - EP Release
      $8/10
    • Description
      Brass And Bodyworks EP Release Party with special guests Space Monkey Mafia on June 20 at The Hook! Brass and Bodyworks, a 10-piece brass band from Minneapolis, Minnesota release their new EP "The Bathhouse" with special guest funk band Space Monkey Mafia!
    • Date
      June 22, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      The Belfast Cowboys
      $10/15
    • Description
      The Belfast Cowboys on Saturday, June 22 at The Hook and Ladder Theater The Belfast Cowboys are a nine-piece band that specializes in the music of Van Morrison. They have become one of Minnesota's (and The Hook & Ladder's) most popular bands, traveling only when their feet get itchy or the offer is too good to refuse. The band features several veterans of the Minneapolis music scene, including singer Terry Walsh and sax man Vic Volare.
    • Date
      June 27, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      Malamanya
      $10/12
    • Description
      Malamanya on Thursday, June 27 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Malamanya is a US based band comprised of musicians who share a mutual respect and enthusiasm for traditional rhythms and melodies from Cuba and Latin America.Their style is vintage and their sound is classic and their onstage energy and compositions reflect the communal, complex, and celebratory spirit prevalent in these musical genres.
    • Date
      June 28, 2019
      8:00 PM
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      The Wicked Arts Festival presented by Zerobudget Records
      $10/12
    • Description
      Zerobudget Records Presents The Wicked Arts Festival with Plague of Stars & Cwn Annwn (duel CD release) on Friday, June 28 at The Hook and Ladder Theater The evening features an immersive arts experience including visual artists, special FX makeup and hair artists, burlesque from Joy Coy, dark piano by Emily Boyajian, and belly dancing with with music by Plague of Stars & Cwn Annwn (duel CD release), AfterTime,
    • Date
      July 6, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      Samuel & Davis "Soul Legends Show"
      $9/12
    • Description
      Samuel & Davis on Saturday, July 6 at The Hook and Ladder Theater A night featuring your favorite songs such as “Soul Man”, “Hold On, I’m Comin” and many, many more. Jan and Cedric will be bringing the 60’s and 70's music alive at The Hook!
    • Date
      July 10, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      The Iguanas
      $15/20
    • Description
      The Iguanas on Wednesday, July 10 at the Hook and Ladder Theater New Orleans, Louisiana’s favorite sons, The Iguanas, bring the diverse sounds of their hometown’s fusion of blues, Latin, Zydeco, Cajun, Tex-Mex and Roots Rock to the Hook & Ladder.
    • Date
      July 11, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      LA•45
      $7/10
    • Description
      LA 45 on Thursday, July 11 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Pacifico presents the next generation of Chicano music, LA 45 at the Hook and Ladder, Thursday, July 11! Preserving the dying art of Chicano music with every performance, LA 45 carries on the tradition of Mexican American music pioneered by legends like Little Joe & La Familia, The Latin Breed, Ruben Ramos, Joel Guzman, David Marez, Sunny Ozuna, Jay Perez, and countless others. With growing resumes in the Tejano music industry, this young supergroup is highly respected by their peers and some of the most talented musicians of their generation.

Mission Room Upcoming Events

An intimate performance space nestled inside the Firehouse Performing Arts Center

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    • Date
      June 19, 2019
      6:00 PM
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      The Shackletons - June Residency
    • Description
      The Shackletons The Shackletons, a Twin Cities-based rock band writing and playing songs rooted in the rich influence of the “Minnesota Sound,” will be performing live in the Mission Room every Wednesday in June.   They’ve been generating a buzz with their mix of garage rock, punk, blues, and lyrical storytelling. The band has also been named “Best New Band” by The Star-Tribune, Radio K, The Current, City Pages, and Go96.3.  Each week will feature different guest artists selected by the band.
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      June 20, 2019
      8:00 PM
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      Hook & Laughter - Comedy Series
      $15/20
    • Description
      Hook & Laughter Comedy Series in The Hook and Ladder Mission Room This month features an eclectic mix of outstanding local artists including: whip-smart and relentlessly clever humorist, Emily Galati (Conan on TBS, NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Comic’s Unleashed, Just for Laughs, and Gotham Live), school teacher turned stand-up, Greg Coleman (MN Comedy Awards Best Comic of 2012, 2014 American Black Film Festival Comedy Wings Competition Finalist, 2016 Named Top 5 Comics to Watch in the Twin Cities 2016 by The Growler Magazine), software engineer by day, stand-up by night, Kjell Bjorgen (The Metal Show, Crank Yankers, Letterman, and Conan), Senthil Rajasekharan, and stand-up and sketch humorist, Robert Baril (Creator and Host of Laughing Matters on AM 950).
    • Date
      June 21, 2019
      4:00 PM
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      Aprés Work
    • Description
      Drink specials, sometimes acoustic music, sometimes spinnin' records to get your weekend started right!
    • Date
      June 26, 2019
      6:00 PM
    • Event
      The Shackletons - June Residency
    • Description
      The Shackletons The Shackletons, a Twin Cities-based rock band writing and playing songs rooted in the rich influence of the “Minnesota Sound,” will be performing live in the Mission Room every Wednesday in June.   They’ve been generating a buzz with their mix of garage rock, punk, blues, and lyrical storytelling. The band has also been named “Best New Band” by The Star-Tribune, Radio K, The Current, City Pages, and Go96.3.  Each week will feature different guest artists selected by the band.
    • Date
      June 28, 2019
      4:00 PM
    • Event
      Aprés Work
    • Description
      Drink specials, sometimes acoustic music, sometimes spinnin' records to get your weekend started right!
    • Date
      June 28, 2019
      9:00 PM
    • Event
      Alexander Craig, Miss Myra, & Boom Boom Belam
      $10/15
    • Description
      Alexander Craig (FKA 'Crankshaft')with special guests Miss Myra plus Boom Boom Belam on Friday, June 28 at the Hook and Ladder Mission Room Departing from the Crankshaft persona, Alexander Craig has paid his dues and written a new body of music that he will debut at the Hook & Ladder’s new Mission Room. Though the style of music is similar to Crankshaft’s, the writing and message within the lyrics has progressed and reflects Craig’s evolution as an artist.
    • Date
      July 5, 2019
      4:00 PM
    • Event
      Aprés Work
    • Description
      Drink specials, sometimes acoustic music, sometimes spinnin' records to get your weekend started right!
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