The Return of King Idomeneo: A Picnic Operetta (August 12th)

The Return of King Idomeneo: A Picnic Operetta (August 12th)

Eat Street Community Garden
2412/2416 1st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
United States


We are using Brown Paper Tickets as our reservation system.  You’ll be able to select the number of reservations that you want. Your name will be added to our WILL-CALL list.   Please meet us outside the Eat Street Community Garden by 3:45 to claim your reservation.  (There is a big green house with purple trim immediately north of the garden).

CLICK HERE TO BUY YOUR TICKET(S)  for the performance on August 12th

We will provide everything you need to enjoy the performance. Considerer bringing sunscreen, sunglasses and a blanket or lawn chair.  Our staff will assist you placing your chair in an area where you can best enjoy the performance.

This performance is a “launch event”  and benefit followed by an opening party.  Joins us for the opera and Chef Nick Schneider’s edible ensemble.  We’ll have kegs of home-brew and music to enjoy after the performance.  Tickets for this benefit are $30  PER PERSON.  If you would like to make a extra donation please use the “donate” button on the right. Thanks!

We will also collect donations at the conclusion of the performance.  These donations are anonymous and voluntary, but absolutely crucial for the continuation of this project.

All donations are tax deductible, thanks to our fiscal agent, the Interact Center for Visual and Performing Arts.  We can accept cash, check or credit card!

In the event of bad weather, please watch this site for more information.  We have rain sites assigned in the neighborhood of each performance site and will announce them during the week prior to each performance.

PARKING:  There is street parking available on the east side of 1st Avenue South and on the adjacent streets.  This is a busy neighborhood, so finding parking can be tricky.

DIRECTIONS:  For directions, please use the map below.  This Google map will also link you to bus routes and bike routes.  We hope you will consider using alternative transportation to attend this performance.

ACCESSIBLE PARKING: Park in the designated handicapped spot in the alley adjacent to the green garage with purple trim (on the north end of the alley). Mixed Precipitation signage will direct you to the appropriate parking spot.

ACCESS:  This garden is equipped with an accessible entrance from the alley behind the community garden.

Access the alley behind the garden from either 24th Street or 25th Street.  Please note entrance is through a private residence and it is for disable patrons and their guests only.

Our staff will escort you through the garden on a stone path.  You will join the audience at the east side of the garden for the opening of the performance.


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