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  • Trailer Trash's 'Trashy Little Halloween'

    Saturday, October 31 at 8pm
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    3010 Minnehaha Ave S.

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Trailer Trash – “A Trashy Little Halloween Home Party”

Trailer Trash "A TRASHY LITTLE HALLOWEEN HOME PARTY" Saturday, October 31

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October 31 @ 8:00 PM
$20/15

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Description

Now in its twenty-fifth year, the band has turned generations of music lovers on to its brand of American roots, country, swing and rockabilly. Their contagious enthusiasm and obvious enjoyment onstage have earned TRAILER TRASH the reputation of being Minnesota’s premier honky tonk band.
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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
      October 24, 2020
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Twin Cities Virtual Gospel Takeover 
      $10/15
    • Description
      Twin Cities Virtual Gospel Takeover - Saturday, November 14 - #HookStream The vision for Twin Cities Virtual Gospel Takeover was sparked by the need for peace and unity in the Twin Cities. With the uprising of racial discrimination, police brutality, an increasing rate of homicides in the Twin Cities and more, just in the year, 2020. In addition to the entertainment industry taking a fall due to COVID-19. Thus the world being in, shelter-in-place. Jerome Treadwell has a heart for Christ and passion for bringing together communities while providing opportunities for his fellow brothers and sisters in music. In light of the need for peace, unity, and opportunity Jerome has curated the Twin Cities Virtual Gospel Takeover which is destined to be a blessing to the artist and the viewer from home while giving glory and praise to God. 
    • Date
      October 30, 2020
      8:30 PM
    • Event
      Cosmos, Cosplays, and Cauldrons - HookStream
      $10/15
    • Description
      Cosmos, Cosplays, & Cauldrons The Hook & Ladder Theater and Casa De La Rosas are very proud to present Cosmos, Cosplays, and Cauldrons: An All Hallows Eve Spectacular! featuring a cast of largely BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ performers, showcasing the diverse and beautiful communities of the Twin Cities. Performers include; Mona Montague, Sparky Seduction, Deeva Rose, Ty Torres, Mikko Blaze, Sissy Tops, Tre' Da Marc, Petty Treason, Keke Bourdreaux and Dean D'Monic! Hosted by the Enchantress of the Isles Phoenix De La Rosa
    • Date
      October 31, 2020
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      Trailer Trash - "A Trashy Little Halloween Home Party"
      $20/15
    • Description
      Trailer Trash "A TRASHY LITTLE HALLOWEEN HOME PARTY" Saturday, October 31 Now in its twenty-fifth year, the band has turned generations of music lovers on to its brand of American roots, country, swing and rockabilly. Their contagious enthusiasm and obvious enjoyment onstage have earned TRAILER TRASH the reputation of being Minnesota’s premier honky tonk band.
    • Date
      November 5, 2020
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      Kind Country - HookStream
      15
    • Description
      Kind Country - November 5 - HookStream Kind music for kind people. Kind Country is a Minneapolis based band that plays American standards as well as their own brand of Cosmic American music. Since their formation in 2012, the band has focused on creating live performances with high levels of improvisation and energy gathering with a goal of creating a moment of musical bliss that can be shared by audience members and band alike.
    • Date
      November 6, 2020
      8:00 PM
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      #MeTooMPLS (Rebroadcast) - National Album Release!
      $10
    • Description
      #MeTooMPLS 11/6/20 - National Album Release This Minnesota Women/Femmes/Trans/Non-Binary Folk songwriting collective was started in late 2019, with the following objectives: Creating songs to raise Minneapolis women's voices; Supporting sexual assault survivors; Raising funds for Planned Parenthood.  All the songwriters involved were asked to write and record an original song on the subject of #MeToo.  Without any further guidelines, the artists delivered songs ranging from heartbreaking songs about surviving sexual assault to inspiring songs about feminist icons and their influence on their lives.

Mission Room Upcoming Events

An intimate performance space nestled inside the Firehouse Performing Arts Center

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      October 6, 2020
      7:00 PM
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      Young Voices Matter - Episode I - ENGAGE
      FREE
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      Young Voices Matter With the internet and social media, we are often drowning in a sea of information which makes it easy to tune out and ignore anything political. This episode highlights the importance of engaging with your community and the policies that govern its’ day to day operation. Musical Guest: Yevrah • Keynote speaker: Kartumu King (NAACP St Paul) • Host: Lewiee Blaze
    • Date
      October 13, 2020
      7:00 PM
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      Young Voices Matter - Episode II - REPRESENT
      FREE
    • Description
      Young Voices Matter This episode will focus on the concept of representation, what it means to represent yourself and your community and explore how to discover and develop your own opinion and project those opinions. Musical Guest: Svanoe • Keynote speaker: Elijah Norris (CEO, Project Restore MN) • Host: Lewiee Blaze
    • Date
      October 20, 2020
      7:00 PM
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      Young Voices Matter - Episode III - ACTIVATE
      FREE
    • Description
      Young Voices Matter Young people are systemically disempowered and disengaged by the public school system, and yet expected to be active citizens the moment they turn 18. This episode highlights actions all young people can take to have an impact on their communities such as voting, finding reliable and relevant information and navigating our political system. These are all things that need to be made more accessible to our nation’s youth. Musical Guest: Juice Lord • Keynote speaker: Anika Bowie • Host: Lewiee Blaze
    • Date
      October 27, 2020
      7:00 PM
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      Young Voices Matter - Episode IV - CHANGE
      FREE
    • Description
      Young Voices Matter This episode is a call to action; we’ll put together everything we’ve learned about democracy, representation, and voting, and embolden Minnesota’s youth to take power and lead our nation towards a better future. Musical Guest: Lewiee Blaze • Keynote speaker: Elizer Darris • Host: Lewiee Blaze

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