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Jazz in August at the Dakota

Posted on August 5, 2015 in Uncategorized

We have so much jazz cooking here in August we thought we’d lay it all out for you here. Check out this list and some of the video samples to get an idea of what to expect from the wide range of musicians we are fortunate enough to have grace the Dakota stage, some for the first time. August is always a hot month and with this stellar schedule it’s…

Dakota Unplugged Patio and Burger Garden now open for lunch!

Posted on June 1, 2015 in Food & Drink, Uncategorized

Yearning for the speed and simplicity of a food truck but don’t want to give up the comfort of a sunny seat and service? Hide away in one of our booths or watch the streets run wild while you lounge on our patio. The Dakota’s lunch is made for the non-fussy, yet powerful bunch, served from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in a sunlit room or on our sun-soaked patio.…

Mother’s Day Brunch at the Dakota with Southside Aces!

Posted on April 22, 2015 in Uncategorized

Come celebrate Mother’s Day at the Dakota with a Lavish 3 Course Brunch, with swinging New Orleans style jazz from Minnesota favorites, The South Side Aces! Brunch is served from 10:00-3:00, and starts at $29.95. Call 612-332-5299 for reservations! MOTHERS DAY BRUNCH 2015 Platters Charcuterie, fruit, pickled egg, corn bread, marinated beans, pastries Entrees Green Onion Sauasage and Shrimp Gravy Buttermilk Biscuits Pork Grillades Jalapeno and cheddar grits. Cilantro. Tomato…

Otis Clay Interview in Italian Blues Magazine

Posted on March 16, 2015 in Uncategorized

Interview taken from the March 2015 Il Blues Magazine. Few artists have a voice like his, can transport the listener into a kind of emotional elsewhere. Compared to some of his contemporaries he probably missed a few hits, but his career, which began more than half a century ago, has led him to alternate with coe-ence and credibility gospel and soul. We admired in concert several times, especially (but not…

The Bootet Featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Members

Posted on November 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

$25 Special offer from orchestra hall! JAZZ IN THE TARGET ATRIUM SERIES KICK-OFF The Bootet Featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Members* Opening remarks by Wynton Marsalis Tuesday Dec 2 9:30PM Limited time 50% off tickets! $25 (regularly priced $50) · Jeremy (Boot) Walker, piano and bandleader · Ted Nash, saxophone* / Marcus Printup, trumpet* / Vincent Gardner, trombone* / Anthony Cox, bass / JT Bates, drums Join Wynton Marsalis as…

Dakota Street Fest

Posted on July 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

Come one, come all! The Dakota Street Fest is BACK! We’re proud to announce that The Dakota is once again bringing back our Dakota Street Fest this year on Saturday, July 27th. Not only is this the only FREE music festival held in Downtown Minneapolis, but we’ve got something for everyone. This event is bike, family AND dog friendly so don’t be afraid to bring the whole gang down. The…