Where: March 5-15
Where: Park Square Theatre, 20 W. Seventh Pl., St. Paul
Park Square Theatre’s new series, Face to Face, addresses community issues and mines local stories. To start: a piece drawn from Hmong families in surrounding St. Paul.
When: March 6-8
Where: International Owl Center, 126 E. Cedar St., Houston
Owl enthusiasts worldwide descend on the International Owl Center in Houston for live owl programs, art exhibits, pellet dissections, nature walks, kids’ activities, and more.
When: March 6, 7 p.m.; March 7, 2 p.m.
Where: The O’Shaughnessy, 2004 Randolph Ave., St. Paul
Out on a Limb Dance Theater Company reimagines Rudyard Kipling’s classic kid-meets-jungle story through classic and contemporary dance. More than 60 young dancers perform to music by Twin Cities rocker Dan Israel, off his new album Social Media Anxiety Disorder.
When: March 6-29
Where: Mixed Blood Theatre, 1501 S. Fourth St., Minneapolis
This world-premiere musical stars two trans people: Dash, a spoken-word performer, and Henry, a teen blogger. Dash joins a band on a countrywide tour, and, as Henry discovers them, questions churn about love, family, and gender—all in a “queer Asian-American pop-rock musical.”
When: March 7
Where: Schell’s Brewing Co., 1860 Schell’s Rd., New Ulm
Seek out seven wooden goat heads (bocks) in Flandrau State Park while “human St. Bernard dogs” strap around kegs of beer. Or, stick to Schell’s Brewing Co. in New Ulm for brats, kraut, and dark German lagers.
When: March 7
Where: Roy Wilkins Auditorium, 175 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul
The Minnesota Roller Derby’s storied home teams skate circles around (and into) one another at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul to get their name on the Golden Skate.
When: March 7-8
Where: Target Field, 1 Twins Way, Minneapolis
Top restaurants meet award-winning local and national wines, beers, and spirits in grazing heaven at Minneapolis’ Target Field, hosted by Minnesota Monthly.
When: March 7-15
Where: Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 Second Ave. S., Minneapolis
This year, the annual luxury vehicle showcase debuts the National Truck Summit, for more trucks, crossovers, and SUVs at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
When: March 8, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Where: Minneapolis Institute of Art, 2400 Third Ave. S., Minneapolis
Hosted by the Current radio station, this free event—like Rock the Garden for youngins—lets kids get down at Mia, with a Kid’s Disco Dance Party, sing-alongs, story time, and more.