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    December 14 at 7pm
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    3010 Minnehaha Ave S.

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Hook Holiday Party

Hook Holiday Party on Saturday, December 14

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December 14 @ 7:00 PM
$5

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The Hook and Ladder Mission Room,
3010 Minnehaha Minneapolis , 55406 United States
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Description

The Hook & Ladder Theater is proud to present a cross-celebratory evening on Saturday, December 14th, starting with a special artist reception and closing party for the Pareidolia Art Exhibition (currently on display in The Hook & Ladder Theater and Mission Room), and ending with the Hook & Ladder Holiday party featuring DJ sets by Parkour Master Battle Dens, live performances by Valet and Stereo Library, plus an artist pot-luck and snacks prepared by local nonprofit food-share organization, Community Driven.    
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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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  • Description
    • Date
      December 6, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      The Jorgensens with Nici Pepper Duo
      $10/15
    • Description
      The Jorgensens with Nici Peper Duo on Friday, December 6 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Join us for a night with The Jorgensens. Lauded for their soulful compositions and confessional-like songwriting; the strength of this two-piece is the years of collaboration, friendship, and love joined together to bring us their own brand of 'Americana Soul'. Also featuring singer-songwriter, Nici Peper Duo whose lyrics reflect the honesty of gentle heart exposed to love, heartbreak, and the power of dreams.
    • Date
      December 7, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      Trailer Trash: A Trashy Little X-Mas Show - SOLD OUT!
      $20/25
    • Description
      Trailer Trash: A Trashy Little X-MAS Show on Saturday, December 7 The Hook and Ladder Theater Gather 'round for some pre-holiday fuel to get you revved up for the holidays! Swing, sway and dance the night away in your Santa suit or crazy Xmas sweater. This merry mashup of holiday classics and newfangled oldies is the perfect get-up-n-go tonic to get you rock, rock, rockin' around. The night also features their new album, Crazy 4 Xmas! 
    • Date
      December 12, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      Ironstar
      $15/20
    • Description
      Ironstar on Thursday, December 12 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Ironstar is a lyrically driven alternative rock band from Minneapolis, MN. Expect emotional reactions to and explosive performances from this 5-piece sensory extravaganza.
    • Date
      December 13, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      GB Leighton’s Christmas Show
      $12/15
    • Description
      GB Leighton’s Christmas Party on Friday, December 13 at The Hook and Ladder Theater We're delighted to host GB Leighton’s Annual Christmas Show! A Hook favorite, GB Leighton, and his band generate a dance floor shaking, rock-rock-rockin' good time wherever they go. Come celebrate the holidays with us!
    • Date
      December 14, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      Two Harbors + LowRay
      $7/10
    • Description
      Two Harbor +LowRay on December 14 at The Hook! Join us or a fantastic night of good ol' fashioned Minneapolis rock and roll with Two Harbors, LowRay and The Havana Sleeve! 
    • Date
      December 20, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins' "Yuletide Sweater Ball"
      $10/15
    • Description
      Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins "Yuletide Sweater Ball" on Friday, December 20, 2019 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Straight from the great Mill City comes the Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins. Don't let the name fool you! This is not a violent group of flightless aquatic birds looking for a party, rather 5 self-proclaimed gentlemen, 2 guitars, a mandolin, a bucket of fiddles, an upright bass, a banjo, and 4-part vocal harmony, combining folk, rock, blues, bluegrass, and some fully-loaded stage banter. Opening the show: critically acclaimed local modern blues outfit, the Annie Mack Band and country-blues rockers, the Ben Eaton Band (US) Come and enjoy!
    • Date
      December 21, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      The Belfast Cowboys
      $10/15
    • Description
      The Belfast Cowboys on Saturday, December 21 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.

Mission Room Upcoming Events

An intimate performance space nestled inside the Firehouse Performing Arts Center

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    • Date
      December 4, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Pat Donohue's Dynamite Duos Series - Richard Kriehn & Joyann Parker
      $5
    • Description
      Pat Donohue's Dynamite Duos Series at The Hook and Ladder Mission Room Donohue’s Dynamite Duos Series, is curated and hosted by Grammy award winning, dynamite fingerpicker, Pat Donohue. His devotion to his craft has garnered him recognition as an American Standard -- echoing the tones of Robert Johnson, Blind Blake, Merle Travis and Muddy Waters. This series, Donohue invites his friends and colleagues on stage for an explosive night of dynamite pairings featuring: Jerry Kosak and Dean Magraw on October 2nd, Paul Maysitch and Dan Neale on November 6th, and Richard Krien and Joyann Parker on December 4th.
    • Date
      December 5, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      'Purgatory' Book Release Show w/ Death of a Ladies Man, Extraterrestrials, A Constant Cough, and DJ Truckstache
      $5
    • Description
      Join us for the release of 'Purgatory', the second novel from local writer and musician, Evan Clark. 'Purgatory' is an examination of identity, intentions, and purpose through the eyes of a dominating, yet culturally waning, perspective. To celebrate the release, the night features performances by local experimental rockers, Death of a Ladies Man, indie alt-rockers, Extraterrestrials, alternative, ambient-electronic sonic soothers, A Constant Cough, and deep country DJ, DJ Truckstache.
    • Date
      December 6, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Jef Cierniak Triptet with Eldon Hagen
      $10
    • Description
      Join us for this rare and exciting opportunity to see Jef Cierniak with Tim O'Keefe and GR Svendahl performing original compositions, ranging from sweet Latin jazz and ballads, to hot psychedelic improvisations. Opening the night, multi-instrumentalist country blues and roots music maker, Eldon Hagenwith a fingerpicking ferocity reminiscent of Gary Davis, John Hurt, Chet Atkins, Merle Travis and Doc Watson. A night not to be missed!
    • Date
      December 8, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Mother Banjo & Ben Cook-Feltz Holiday Shindig 
      $10
    • Description
      Celebrate the season with Mother Banjo & Ben Cook-Feltz at their annual Holiday Shindig featuring folk duo, Roe Family Singers, folk accordionist, Daddy Squeeze, singer-songwriter and local favorite, Katy Vernon, and more! Tis the season for giving to those you love! All proceeds from the event go to The Firehouse Performing Arts Center and KFAI! Up your holiday cheer by bringing a non-perishable item for Community Driven's local Foodshare Program!
    • Date
      December 13, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      A Holiday Evening with Wild Colonial Bhoys 
      $12/15
    • Description
      A Holiday Evening with Wild Colonial Bhoys and Rocket Soul Choir and Rince Na Chroi Dancers on Friday, December 13 in Mission Room Wild Colonial Bhoys is more than just an Irish band - they are an Irish American band. Theirs is like a blended whiskey: it’s a musical melding of both the old and the new, from the peat smoke scent of the ould sod to the can-do spirit that embodies the American dream.
    • Date
      December 14, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Hook Holiday Party
      $5 Suggested Donation
    • Description
      Hook Holiday Party on Saturday, December 14 The Hook & Ladder Theater is proud to present a cross-celebratory evening on Saturday, December 14th, starting with a special artist reception and closing party for the Pareidolia Art Exhibition (currently on display in The Hook & Ladder Theater and Mission Room), and ending with the Hook & Ladder Holiday party featuring DJ sets by Parkour Master Battle Dens, live performances by Valet and Stereo Library, plus an artist pot-luck and snacks prepared by local nonprofit food-share organization, Community Driven.    
    • Date
      December 14, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Pareidolia Group Art Exhibition Closing Reception
    • Description
      Pareidolia Art Exhibit The Hook & Ladder Theater is proud to present a cross-celebratory evening on Saturday, December 14th, starting with a special artist reception and closing party for the Pareidolia Art Exhibition (currently on display in The Hook & Ladder Theater and Mission Room), and ending with the Hook & Ladder Holiday party featuring DJ sets by Parkour Master Battle Dens, live performances by Valet and Stereo Library, plus an artist pot-luck and snacks prepared by local nonprofit food-share organization, Community Driven.

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