Where/When: Lake Harriet Spiritual Community (4401 Upton Ave S) on Friday, Feb. 25 from 7-9 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Why Go: Enjoy an evening of live music featuring the Lila Ammons Jazz Quintet.
EARLY MORNINGS WITH ELIZABETH
Where/When: At the restaurant Levain (4762 Chicago Ave) on Friday, Feb. 25 from 7:30-9 a.m.
Why Go: You get the opportunity to hear Mayor Rybak address airport issues and welcome Dan Boivin, the new Chair of the Metropolitan Airports Commission.
FIRST MEMORIAL JOHN PHILLIPS SOUSA BAND
Where/When: Edinborough Park in Edina on Sunday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m.
Why Go: A free evening in an indoor park with live music is one step closer to a free outdoor concert (AKA summer).
Rock for Socks
Where/When: Cause Sound Spirits and Sound Bar, 3001 Lyndale Avenue S., Minneapolis
Saturday, Feb. 26, 9:30 p.m.
Why Go: One of the city's most reliable newer venues kicks off this charity event with some great bands: Me and My Arrow, The Goondas, Pictures of Then, and I'm Not a Pilot.
Price: 21+, $6 (or $3 with a new pair of socks)
CARAG Chilly Chili Fest
Where/When: 3101 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408
Sunday, Feb. 27, 12:30 p.m.
Why Go: One word: Chili!Learn about CARAG and bring non-perishable food items.