Wakpa Triennial Opening Week Dinner

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Wakpa Triennial Opening Week Dinner

Join us in the Great River Ballroom of the Intercontinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel for dinner and celebration!

By Public Art Saint Paul

When and where

Date and time

Tuesday, June 20 · 6:30 - 9pm CDT


InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront, an IHG Hotel 11 East Kellogg Boulevard Saint Paul, MN 55101

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About this event

  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Help us celebrate the Wakpa Triennial!

From all of us at Public Art Saint Paul, we hope you will join us for a fabulous evening to gather and welcome the first installation of the Wakpa Triennial Art Festival of the Twin Cities!

Join us at the Intercontinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel in downtown Saint Paul on Tuesday, June 20th for a delicious dinner and exciting program with artists, arts, business, and political leaders, and art advocates to celebrate the Opening Week of the Wakpa Triennial Art Festival, which opens to the public on Saturday, June 24th and runs through September 16th.

You’ll want to be here to greet and meet Triennial artists and other attendees. You’ll experience an unforgettable evening with Miss Shannon Paul as the event M.C. You’ll hear from very special guests including:

Remarks from elected officials, prayer from Dakota elder Chris Mato Nunpa, PhD; special talk and activity with the legendary artist, Wing Young Huie; poetry read by Minnesota Poet Laureate Gwen Westerman, chances to win fabulous prize drawings, and MORE.

Please select your choice of entree when you purchase your ticket. Options include:

- Almond Walleye: Northern Walleye, Toasted Almond Rice, Roasted Garlic and Caper Sauce

-Roast Chicken Breast: Pan Gravy, Buttermilk Mashed Potato

-Butternut Squash Ravioli: Mascarpone Sage Cream Sauce, Sautéed Spinach, Balsamic Reduction (Vegetarian)

-Seared Tofu: Sweet Chili Sauce, Broccolini (Vegan)

Huge thank you to the sponsors of our Opening Week Dinner!

Luke and Kara Odegaard, Joan Palm and Rick Sirek, Colleen Sheehy and Peter Murphy, Kay Thomas and Jim Rustad, Bob and Joan Biercheid, George and Dawn Gershon, John and Ruth Huss, Charles and Jennifer Phelps, Tom Hoch, Fourth Dimension Signs

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