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Events and Deals



 Oct. 9, 2013


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Theater Discounts for Veterans and Active Military

When: Oct. 2013

Where: Various locations

About: The Minnesota Theater Alliance is offering discounted tickets to several theater shows throughout Minnesota all month long!

Cirque Du Soleil AMALUNA

When: Oct. 4, 11, and 13, 2013

Where: Grand Chapiteau

About: All new show! AMALUNA invites the audience to a mysterious island governed by Goddesses and guided by the cycles of the moon. AMALUNA will be performed under the Grand Chapiteau in the Mall of America North Parking Lot this Fall. This pre-sale offer is for the Oct. 4, ll and 13 performances and runs through June 3, 2013.

Special Discount on Minnesota Wild Tickets

When: Various dates, first game begins Oct. 10

Where: Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul

About: See the Minnesota Wild in action! Enjoy military discounts to four Minnesota Wild hockey games at the Excel Energy Center in downtown St. Paul.

Free Tickets to An Iliad

When: Various dates, first performance begins Oct. 10, 2013

Where: Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis

About: Military personnel, veterans, and their immediate families are invited to attend a performance of An Iliad, now playing in the Dowling Studio. Experience one of the best performances of 2013 - a solo performance the Star Tribune hailed a "tour de force" and City Pages called "riveting!"

Yellow Ribbon Proclamation

When: Oct. 12, 5 p.m.

Where: Hopkins Downtown Park

About: The cities of Edina, Minnetonka, St. Louis Park, and Hopkins will be proclaimed as the Yellow Ribbon Network of the Southwest Twin Cities. The ceremony will take place at the Hopkins Downtown Park at 40 9th Avenue South and will be followed by an outdoor community concert by recording artist Beau Davidson.

Veterans Trap & Skeet Event

When: Oct. 12, 10 a.m.

Where: Minneapolis Gun Club

About: All skill levels welcome to take advantage of this $10 offer which includes two boxes of shells, lunch, prizes and more!

MDVA and Women Veterans of Minnesota Fall Luncheon

When: Oct. 12, noon; doors open at 10 a.m.

Where: Fort Snelling Officer's Club, St. Paul

About: Meal provided at no cost to WWII women veterans.

Build a Burger for the Troops

When: Oct. 14, 5-8 p.m.

Where: White Bear Lake, VFW

About: Volunteers from Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Suburban Ramsey County are serving up hamburgers and chips for $5. Substitute fries for $1 extra.

Minnesota Cyber Aces Competition

When: Registration opens Sept. 3; First-round competition starts Oct. 15

Where: Inver Hills Community College, Inver Grove Heights

About: During the 2013-14 academic school year, IHCC will host the Minnesota Cyber Aces State Competition, a two-part competition open to all Minnesotans, with a special focus on veterans. The competition is being held to find the more than 10,000 cyber warriors needed by the Department of Homeland Security to protect the nation's digital infrastructure.


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