Sep
10

JXTA @ Open Streets West Broadway

  • DATE: Saturday, September 10th
  • TIME: 11:00am-5pm
  • LOCATION: 2007 Emerson Avenue N.
    Minneapolis, MN 55411

Join us at JXTA for Open Streets West Broadway, where we’ll be displaying our creative vision for the health & wellness of North Minneapolis!

 

Here are some things to look for:

 

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Our Tactical team will be doing a guerrilla painting installation between the crosswalk bars on Broadway as part of their “Slow the Flow” traffic-calming project. They will also be at the Emerson & Broadway bus stop with benches, music, games and pop-up street performances by local artists.

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Environmental Design will have the new pedal-powered bike carousel open in our Emerson Avenue pocket park and will also be displaying their models of a redeveloped Upper Harbor Terminal  and designs to connect bike traffic from Theodore Wirth Parkway along 26th Ave to the Mississippi River. Attendees will be invited to take park in  sign-up for an engagement bike ride in conjunction with a project for Minneapolis Parks Foundation.

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The Textiles & Screening Printing lab will have a tent and table with selected merchandise out in the parking spot in front of the shop, along with a screen printing demo. Come and get your free Open Streets West Broadway limited edition shirts from 12:30-1 and 2:30-3. General shops hours will be 11am to 5pm.

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Public Art apprentices invite you the to relaxing and healing atmosphere of the Black House installation where you will be able to get your own “healing kit” and ancestor adorned votive candles.

And there will be much more!

Visit the Open Streets West Broadway Facebook page for more information.