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Address: 4135 West Lake Harriet Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55409
Phone Number: 612 661 4785
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A Linden Hills classic - great music on summer nights!

The free concerts and movie nights at the Band Shell are always fun (and very, very crowded) on a lovely summer night. Good food options as well. Be prepared to show up early for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The free concerts and movie nights at the Band Shell are always fun (and very, very crowded) on a lovely summer night. Good food options as well. Be prepared to show up early for a show or movie to get a good seat!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

There are a wide variety of concerts available throughout much of the year. Many are very talented soloists or groups. Be prepared for casual and delightful concert. Bring your own chair and come early for good seating and nearby parking.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The Lake Harriet Band Shell area is a great place to bring family and friends for a walk around the lake or through the bird sanctuary, to have a picnic or to see outdoor music or a movie. There is ample seating in front of the Band Shell, activities by the lake, a playground and lots of free parking around... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This band shell has some great music with many different styles played. It's so nice to go there in the Summertime evenings es- pecially. I really like to relax at this place after dinner.

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minneapolis, mn
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Beautiful lake, easily accessible by bus or Nice Ride (bike) from most points in Minneapolis. Watch the sailboats, or rent a canoe or paddleboat. Free concerts nightly from Memorial day til Labor day. A nice 3 mile walk around the lake. Food is available at Bread & Pickle at the bandshell. This review would get a 5 if the food... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Wonderful place in the summer evenings to catch free concerts and movies back-to-back. And having the luxury of an awesome jungle gym and ice cream shop on-site does wonders to keep kids preoccupied as well.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The bandshell is a Minneapolis icon, and there's a wide variety of entertainment throughout the summer - movies, bands, folk singing. We went on my birthday with the dog to enjoy Bread and Pickle and watch a band. A lovely, relaxed evening.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I can't make it through a month from April through November without walking around Lake Harriet, and letting the kids run around the band shell. Take the kids to Sebastion Joe's in Lyndon Hills for some of the best homemade ice cream that you have ever tasted while you are at it. It is always worth a stop at the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

the band shell is beautiful, good for taking photo, it's a place that people can have wedding ceremony or music concert. also the lake behind is nice, too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Seen from a distance, the bandshell seems to float on the edge of the lake, a Victorian holdover. It is in fact much newer, built to replace a smaller, less- usable version within the last 30 years. The back of the covered stage is glass, and the audience can continue to observe sailboats, joggers, and other activities while enjoying the... More 

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Additional Information about Lake Harriet Band Shell

Address: Address: 4135 West Lake Harriet Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55409
Phone Number: 612 661 4785
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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