MayDay Festival Entertainment

May 5, 2013: The MayDay Festival follows the MayDay Parade and Ceremony and features music, dancing, poetry, foods, canoe rides, and more.

2012 Entertainment Schedule

BLOOMING TOWN
  • 4:00-8:00 The Eclectic Ensemble, Square Dance and more!
CEREMONY SITE
  • 1:00 Pre-Ceremony: Uptown on Calhoun Morris Dancers
BAND STAGE (Music)
  • 4:00 Savage Aural Hotbed
  • 6:00 Positive Vibrations
FOLK STAGE (Music, Dance)
  • 4:00 Gabe Barnett
  • 4:30 Ben Glaros
  • 5:00 The Hoofbeats
  • 5:30 Shamantra Trance-Formational Dance
SHOW STAGE (Music, Dance)
  • 2:00 Poosa
  • 2:45 MPLS South
  • 4:00 TBA
  • 4:45 Rumba Eterna
  • 5:30 Raks Bedawi
  • 6:00 Sorry OK
LAKE STAGE (Spoken word, Music)
  • 2:00-6:00 RARE Productions
AROUND THE PARK
  • Laughter Yoga
  • Mendota Mdewakanton Dakota Community
  • Minneapolis Morris Dancers
  • Thera Labyrinth
  • Umoja Drum Circle
  • Wilderness Inquiry Canoe Rides
  • Women's Drum Circle

Mayday map

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Sax player at the MayDay FestivalMan in a Straw hat at the MayDay Festival Dancing on the Stage at MayDay Music at the MayDay Festival 2007
photos: Nick Lethert

MAYDAY MERCHANDISE BOOTHS

T-shirts, posters and all things MayDay — look for the green and white striped awnings.

DRINKING WATER

Drinking fountains have been provided by Powderhorn Park and Tap Minneapolis throughout the park. Look for the the red flag.

MAYDAY GOES GREEN STATIONS

Composting, recycling and trash are available near the food areas. Look for the green and white flag.