Vintage for a Cause
What: Vintage Fall Crawl
When: Oct. 1-Nov. 21
Where: Multiple neighborhoods (see ‘passport’)
The Vintage Fall Crawl will feature 12 female-owned vintage shops throughout the Twin Cities. Passports purchases will provide 15% off at each participating shop, and 100% of the proceeds from passport sales will be donated to Women’s Advocates, an organization supporting survivors of domestic violence.
What: Palaye Royale
When: Oct. 3, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: 7th St. Entry, 701 N. First Ave., Minneapolis
Canadian American rock band Palaye Royal continues its North American Tour at 7th St. Entry with opener Mod Sun, bringing to the stage their energetic fusion of brit-pop, punk, and glam rock.
What: Glenn Miller Orchestra
When: Oct. 4, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Where: Paramount Center for the Arts, 913 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud
Originally formed in 1938, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is regarded as one of the greatest swing dance bands of all time. Members will continue their tour in St. Cloud this week.
What: Michael Rapaport Special Presentation
When: Oct. 6-8, various times
Where: Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy, 408 E. Broadway, Bloomington
New York native Michael Rapaport wears many hats: actor, comedian, director, and podcast host. He will be performing live at the Mall of America this week.
What: Duluth’s Haunted Ship
When: Oct. 6-31, 6:30-10 p.m.
Where: Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, 350 Harbor Drive, Duluth
Starting this week, the Irvin ship in Duluth will turn ghostly for all of October. Visitors beware: rumor has it that this historic ship is actually haunted!
What: Roller Disco
When: Oct. 7-8, various times
Where: 311 Broadway Ave. South Rochester
Boogie the night away at this outdoor roller rink in Downtown Rochester, complete with groovy tunes and party lighting.
Art and Entertainment
What: St. Paul Art Crawl
When: Oct. 7-9, various times
Where: Lowertown St. Paul
Support local artists by visiting their studios in Lowertown St. Paul. Other activities include live music and food at Station 81 Drink and Eatery at Union Depot.
Whole Lotta Zeppelin
What: Get the Led Out
When: Oct. 8, 8-10 p.m.
Where: Mayo Civic Center, 30 Civic Center Drive S.E., Rochester
Philadelphia-based Led Zeppelin cover band, Get the Led Out, performs for all the bluesy ’70s nostalgia.
What: Stillwater Harvest Fest
When: Oct. 8-9, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 101 Water St. Stillwater, MN
Held the second week of October every year, Stillwater Harvest Fest is an annual tradition jam-packed with live music, a chili cook-off, and the Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off.
What: Mankato River Ramble
When: Oct. 9
Where: Land of Memories Park (starting location), 100 Amos Owen Lane, Mankato
This annual Mankato tradition returns for another year, with routes exhibiting some of Minnesota’s most scenic landscapes, from Minneopa State Park to Lake Crystal. Live bands and refreshments will be at the rest stops as well.