Posts Tagged "Krank-Boom-Clank"

Opening Bocce Night Friday May 20th

May 19, 2011 in Bocce, Entertainment, Events, Miscellany, Neighbor News

Opening Bocce Night Friday May 20th

Ahhh… good times are just ahead. Bocce season is opening Friday Night and there’s a summer full of fun events ahead. Friday Night, May 20th- West End Summer Bocce begins. It’s finally time to spend wonderful nights at DeMeo Park! Bocce is a most incredible social event- and lucky for us it is EVERY Friday night! Bring a dish to share.  The West End Neighborhood Association has procured a use permit that allows us to to drink a little wine (in the true Italian style) while we play bocce. The permit is only for Friday Night Bocce and folks participating in the event. This is...

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West End Arts and Artists- May

May 13, 2011 in Entertainment, Events, Miscellany, Neighbor News, West End Artists & Performers

West End Arts and Artists- May

It’s all about creativity, innovation and talent in the West End. There are many, many opportunities to explore your own talent or enjoy the talent of another West Ender. Don’t forget- we are looking for talented kids for the Kid’s Talent Show on Sunday, May 22nd. May 21 & 22, Saturday & Sunday-The Maker Faire is one of the most creative, unrestrained events celebrating arts, crafts, science and engineering. All the big Regatta vehicles including West End favorites the Hennepin Crawler and Murray the the fish and the entire Fun Bike Unicorn Club (all those wickedly...

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Saturday- you can’t stay home!

Feb 24, 2011 in Entertainment, Events

Saturday- you can’t stay home!

This Saturday will be cold in temperature but  hot in events and entertainment. In addition to the other events already mentioned, there are two additional opportunities for West Enders to have a good time. February 26th Saturday-  JUAN BOULDER... an acoustic string band that plays a mix of old-timey bluegrass and folk-rock. Band members are Karen Frindell-Teuscher- banjo & vocals; Kevin Teuscher- bass & vocals; Preston Booker- guitar & vocals;  Bob Murnane- mandolin; Brian Carlisle- fiddle. Brett Fenex opens. Location: Cafe Azul 521 4th Street Time: 7 p.m. Our friend, Bob...

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Regatta all weekend

Sep 23, 2010 in Entertainment, Events, Neighbor News

Regatta all weekend

This will be a very busy weekend for Railroad Square and the West End Neighborhood. One of the benefits to living in a downtown neighborhood- entertainment and events are right outside your front door. Forewarned is forearmed- take note of street closures and traffic. No big whoop… just plan your weekend accordingly Remember, you could “Regatta” all weekend and never leave the ‘hood. Street Closures: Friday, Sept 24 from 3:30-7:15 Adams Street will be closed the CHOPS unveiling event. Regatta Traffic & Street Closures: Be aware the the Regatta website is directing...

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Are you ready for the Regatta?

Sep 19, 2010 in Entertainment, Events, Neighbor News

Are you ready for the Regatta?

The Third Great West End & Railroad Square Handcar Regatta is on Sunday, September 26th 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. This update will have useful links, news and information for this very special weekend. For West End residents, important information about the event’s layout and street closures:      Regatta Map layout 2010 Regatta Street Closures The Regatta website is an incredible source of information about anything you might want (or never knew you wanted) to know about: The Great West End & Railroad Square Handcar Regatta A Baron of privilege and pleasure - If you would like to be...

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