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Wing Thing
Thursday, October 13, 5-9 p.m.

Midtown Global Market vendors Manny's Tortas , Hot Indian Foods and Taco Cat are going head to head to see who be crowned the 'Kitchen King of Chicken Wings'. The event will take place a t East Lake Craft Brewery and after tasting each competitor's wings, guests will vote for their favorite. Tickets are $25 and get you three wings from each competitor, two drink tickets good for beer or kombucha, and a commemorative pint glass. A portion of the proceeds will go to Youth Link which helps fight youth homelessness. Click HERE to get your tickets, or purchase tickets at the door. 


Dia De Los Muertos Week 
October 29 - November 5

You won't want to miss out on the week long Dia De Los Muertos celebration at Midtown Global Market! Kalpulli Ketzalcoatlicue will be performing an opening celebration on October 29 and guests will be able to sample popular traditional Mexican cuisine eaten during this holiday. Kids can participate in mask-making and other craft activities throughout the week.

BOO! Trick or Treat at Midtown Global Market
Monday, October 31, 5-7 p.m.

Bring your costume and a candy bag to Midtown Global Market on Halloween for a chance to load up on treats from around the world. Keep your eyes out for vendors with Halloween balloons because they will be handing out sweets from 5-7 p.m.! We will see you 'scare'!

Global Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, November 12, Noon - 2 p.m.

Things are heating up at Midtown Global Market for the annual Global Chili Cook-Off! Vendors from around the Market will cook up their best Chili with the hopes of winning the title of 'Best Chili in Midtown Global Market'. A $5 donation is requested and all proceeds will benefit Doing Good Together, a local non-profit that encourages families to volunteer together.

Save the date for the following events coming up at Midtown Global Market:

Diwali Festival of Lights: Friday, November 4
Plaid Friday: Friday, November 18
Doing Good Together: Friday, November 18
Do It Green! Minnesota Green Gifts Fair: November 19



Our neighbors and partners, Allina Health and the Cultural Wellness Center invite you to stop by the Backyard Initiative Resource Center located near the Lake Street entra nce of Midtown Global Market. The Backyard Initiative currently hosts 12 CHATS, each with a different focus for maintaining and improving both individual and community health. Make sure you check out the resource center next time you're at the Market!

Fridays 5:30-7:30 p.m.
October 7: Stoney Savanna (Tropical Island Music & More)
October 14: New Distraction (Classic Blues, R&B and American Roots)
October 21:  Roe Family Singers (Good-Time, Old-Time Hillbilly band)
October 28: Bato Bato (Breck School Marimba Band)
Saturdays 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. 
October 8:  Mill City Hot Club (Dean Harrington Trio)
October 15: Joel Shapira & Charmin Michelle (Jazz Duo)
October 22: Raul Anzaldo (International and Latin Music)
October 29: Jan De Vaal (Jazz Trio)
Sundays 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
October 9: TBD
October 16: Rene Thompson (Salsa Dancing)
October 23: TBD
October 30: Rene Thompson (Salsa Dancing)


If you have wee ones five-years-old and younger bring them to Midtown Global Market every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Each week presents a new experience; whether you're dancing to the beat, watching a live puppet show, learning to cook fun foods together, or playing with live animals! Don't miss this free weekly event!
Upcoming Schedule:

October 5: Jordan "Jack" Klatt
October 12: Roe Family Singers
October 19: Joyce Preschool
October 26: Papa Siama and Dallas

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