Concerts in Minneapolis

Move and Groove to the Music

Feel like dancing? Head to the Twin Cities to check out the area’s impressive music scene. No matter your taste in music, the star-studded list of upcoming shows in Minneapolis and St. Paul is sure to have something for everyone. Read on to learn about our picks for venues and upcoming shows near InterContinental Minneapolis - St. Paul Airport.


Stop by First Avenue, downtown Minneapolis’ premier “danceteria” since 1970. Visit the club that made Prince famous, and be sure to take a picture with his gold star. Afterward, head down the street to Fifth Element for a look into the city’s indie hip-hop scene.

If you’re looking for something a little more casual, dip into The Dakota Jazz Club for nightly performances by local Jazz musicians and composers. The Dakota offers a multi-level space with abundant seating and privacy, perfect for relaxing and enjoying contemporary jazz with a glass of wine.


Many of the world’s biggest acts come through the Twin Cities, and this summer is no different. Here are our picks for upcoming concerts in the St. Paul-Minneapolis area:

June 21: Carrie Underwood at Target Center

July 20: Backstreet Boys at Xcel Energy Center

July 27: Cardi B at Target Center

July 30: Tenacious D at Palace Theatre

August 2: Willie Nelson at Target Center

August 2: Wu-Tang Clan at U.S. Bank Stadium

August 3: Diplo at U.S. Bank Stadium

August 4: Incubus at U.S. Bank Stadium

August 14: Ben Folds and Violent Femmes at Surly Brewing Co.

August 30: Mark Knopfler at Orpheum Theater