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Acoustic, Americana and Roots
Exploring the musical legacy of Prince and beyond
The Current’s annual free, no-ticket-required Rock the Cradle event for kids and their grownups to explore music, art and culture returns Sunday, March 8 to the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Enjoy annual favorites such as the Kids’ Disco Dance Party with Twinkle the mascot, Pop Up Story Time with The Current’s DJs, live music from The Jolly Pops, and more. Find sponsor activities spread throughout the museum, including singalongs and stories in the Amazing Kid Zone from Children’s Minnesota, an art activity for Mia’s Family Day, Classical Kids Storytime, performances by Siama's Congo Roots (presented by Classical MPR), and lots more. Fuel up with free snacks from GoGo squeeZ and get a caffeine boost from Peace Coffee. Rock the Cradle is perfect for kids up to age 8.
Presented by The Current and Children's Minnesota.
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Rock the Cradle is presented by Children's Minnesota.
MacPhail Center for Music
St. Paul Saints
The Dental Specialists
All Energy Solar
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Additional musical activity is made possible in part by the State of Minnesota Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.