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    December 14 at 7pm
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Hook Holiday Party

Hook Holiday Party on Saturday, December 14

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December 14 @ 7:00 PM
$5

Venue

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 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.
    • Date
      December 22, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      Erik Koskinen & Molly Maher & Her Disbelievers
      $15/18
    • Description
      Erik Koskinen / Molly Maher & Her Disbelievers - Sunday, December 22 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Join us for a night of real roots rock featuring critically acclaimed, American folk, country, and blues rocker, Erik Koskinen with his top-shelf band, and twangy, lament-filled, guitar-driven, country-folk-jammer with real blues swagger, our very own, Molly Maher & Her Disbelievers! Not to be missed!
    • Date
      December 27, 2019
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      White Iron Country Christmas
      $9/12
    • Description
      White Iron Country Christmas featuring White Iron Band, Actual Wolf, That's My Uncle, + Jenna & Martin (MPLS CD Release) on Friday, December 27 at The Hook and Ladder Theater An outlaw tradition continues with a twist of country classics, outlaw jams, honky-tonk rock, and just as rowdy as ever! White Iron Band is taking requests for classic country tunes to mix in with WIB originals. Yee-haw!!

Mission Room Upcoming Events

An intimate performance space nestled inside the Firehouse Performing Arts Center

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  • Event
  • Description
    • Date
      December 13, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      A Holiday Evening with Wild Colonial Bhoys - SOLD OUT
      $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.
    • Date
      December 15, 2019
      2:00 PM
    • Event
      Louis & Dan And The Invisible Band
      $5
    • Description
      What happens when two best friends from Minnesota get together to write a bunch of silly songs that are made to get kids and grown-ups dancing? You get Louis and Dan and The Invisible Band! Kids will rhyme up a storm with ‘Have You Got a Word?’, learn a weird new way to eat spaghetti with ‘Underwear Spaghetti’, and find out what little princesses do when they grow up in their song ‘Princesses’. (Spoiler – turns out a degree in molecular biology isn’t out of the equation!)
    • Date
      December 18, 2019
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Mary Bue & the Monarchy - 'Residency Wrap-up Holiday Party'
      $5
    • Description
      Mary’s new album is full of power pop, piano dream waves, and layers of shimmery 90’s influenced guitars to defy and even proudly display the battle scars. Joined by new bandmates Jeremy Ylvisaker (The Suburbs, Andrew Bird, HALEY, Jenny Lewis, Alpha Consumer), Steve Price (The Suburbs, Rex Daisy), Richard Medek (Kevin Costner, Eric Koskinen, Mol ly, Maher) and occasional string section Jul ia Floberg (Delphia Cel lo Quartet, Mestofonia) & Shannon Frid-Rubin (Cloud Cult, batterboy), this is a band fit for a kingdom, newly dubbed Mary Bue & the Monarchy.
    • Date
      December 19, 2019
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      Cornbread and Friends "Holiday Blues Show"
      $12/15
    • Description
      Cornbread and Friends Holiday Blues Show on Thursday, December 19 at The Hook and Ladder Mission Room The Hook and Ladder Theater is proud to again host this very special, intimate Holiday Blues Show with the one and only Cornbread Harris and Friends on Thursday, December 19th at The Hook and Ladder Mission Room. Seats available on a first-come first-served basis.

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