Casket Arts presents: Small Business Saturday, Shop Small, Shop Local. Saturday, Nov. 30, 10 am-6 pm, 681 17th Ave. NE. Info: casketArts.com. Join them for their first-ever “Small Business Saturday,” event. Skip ‘Black Friday’ and support small, independent businesses. Jump start your holiday shopping. Local artists and makers throughout the Casket Arts Community will open their doors to help you find those perfect, one-of-a-kind gifts. View and purchase paintings, sculpture, jewelry, printmaking, textiles, ceramics, photography, mixed media, and more. Find something for everyone on your gift list at a variety of price points and don’t forget to get something for yourself, too. Live music and Cairo Café food truck.
St. Boniface Council of Catholic Women Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, 10 am-2 pm, 629 2nd St. NE. Enjoy their wonderful bake sale, craft items, wine/spirits wheel, lollipop tree and their rummage sale. Vendors: Avon, Tupperware, Party Lite. They will be having their famous roast beef sandwiches, raffles and much more. Elevator access. Info: 612-670-7145.
Living Hope Ministries, 1737 Adams St. NE, will serve a free, warm, and nutritious meal served every Thursday from 5:30-6:30 pm. Call 612-789-2244 with questions.
St. Cyril’s Church Basement, (handicap accessible), 1301 2nd St. NE. Sunday, Dec. 2, 8 am-1 pm. Menu includes: eggs, sausage, pancakes, baked chicken, rice, mac and cheese, hominy (Ecuadorian dish), and salad. They will also have drinks: punch, orange juice, soda, water, and coffee. $10 all you can eat. $6 children 5-12. Under 5 eat free. Everyone is welcome.
ExperTeasers: V: 11/16 and 11/17, at 7:30 pm.
Wicked Wenches: Strip Wars Holiday Special: 12/6, 12/7 and 12/8 at 7:30 pm; 12/9 at 1:30 pm; and 12/15 at 1:30 and 7:30 pm.
Ballyhoo Amateur Revue: 12/14 at 7:30 pm.
Experteasers: Nutcracker Noir: 12/28, 12/29 and 10/13 at 7:30 pm; 10/14 at 1:30pm; and 10/20 at 1:30 pm and 7:30 pm.
All shows this season will be 18+ with adult themes. Presale tickets available at minnskytheatre.tix.com. Walk-up/door tickets will be available at the Box Office. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org, minnsky.com, facebook.com/MinnskyTheatre.
The St. Anthony Village Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting entries for the Annual Holiday Lighting Contest. They invite any St Anthony Village business or resident to enter their holiday lighting display. The top two winners will be awarded $100 in cash prizes. To enter, please email your name, full address, phone number and email address by Nov. 30, to the Chamber at email@example.com.
Winners will be selected by the participants of the Chamber Holiday Lights Bus tour, on Friday, Dec. 7, as part of the Annual St Anthony Village Shops Carriage Rides at 2900 Pentagon Dr., St. Anthony. Bus tours are free and open to the public.
Logan Park Neighborhood Association is holding its annual “Lights of Logan” contest on Dec. 18 for Logan Park residents. This year’s theme is “Light up the Holidays.” Have your house/yard lights on by 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 18 to be considered for judging. Winners will receive assistance with their Dec. electric bill. First place: Dec. electric bill paid 100 percent, Second place: Dec. electric bill paid 75 percent, and Third place: Dec. electric bill paid 50 percent. Winners bring their paid Dec. electric bill to the Jan. 17 Logan Park general meeting to collect winnings. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.