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Rhythms in the North ‘‘Fête de la Musique’’ Celebration in Minnesota

June 21 All day

Every year, on June 21st, when many cultures around the world are celebrating summer (or winter) solstice, France and many countries make music: people celebrate ”Fête de la musique”, also known in English as International Music Day. It’s an annual music celebration to enjoy the longest day of the year. Musicians of every style and ability gather to perform for free in public spaces and parks. Aimed at all audiences, this day of celebration familiarizes people of all ages and all walks of life with a range of musical expressions.

This year, Alliance Française, the French Cultural Center in Minneapolis is partnering with Douala Soul Collective to bring this event to the Twin Cities and around the State of Minnesota! We’re giving life to this event through venues and spaces with several musicians and bands performing in small and larger places, reunited under ONE BIG MULTI-LOCATION FESTIVAL, called ”Rhythms in the North”.

Also, after a long period of lockdown and the uprising following the aftermath of the George Floyd murder, the world, especially our cities, communities and small businesses, are still struggling and going through a healing process. We believe we have a fraction of responsibility to contribute to that Process and this project is gravitating intentionally within that interest

1500 Fillmore St NE
Minneapolis, 55413
(612) 886-1280
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920 E. Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407 United States
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6161 Highway 65 NE MN 55432 United States + Google Map
(763) 760-0062
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2916 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55408 United States
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225 Thomas Ave N #700
Minneapolis, MN 55405 United States
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(612) 249-7800
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301 Summit Ave
Saint Paul, 55102
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(651) 222-7027
945 Broadway St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413 United States
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(612) 489-7100
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1600 W Lake St
Minneapolis, MN 55408 United States
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(612) 827-5710
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3748 Minnehaha Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55406 United States
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(612) 722-2914
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241 Fremont Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55405 United States
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(612) 315-4613
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241 Fremont Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55405 United States
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(612) 315-4613
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