• A Global Experience.
    Close to Home.
    Midtown Global Market is an internationally-themed public market with groceries, great food and unique gifts. There is no better place in the Twin Cities to satisfy your senses.
  • Many Tastes. One Place.. The sights…the sounds…THE SHOPPING! THE FOOD! The experience of VIBRANT SHOPS and FARMERS’ MARKETS year-round right here in the Twin Cities. The freshest produce, fish and meats in town. Tamales and tabouli, bread and chocolate, produce, art and more.
  • Fun. Education. Entertainment.. As one of the largest indoor public markets in the Twin Cities, Midtown Global Market offers free weekly education and entertainment programs, is host to dozens of cultural school field trips, and has a nonprofit meeting place and children's play space, inviting people to share experiences with each other.
  • Local. Quality. Convenience Over 50 vendors offer the finest selection of produce, delicacies, prepared foods, grocery items, and unique gifts from around the globe at Midtown Global Market.

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Many Styles. One Stage.
Be entertained by an eclectic mix of performing artists. Every weekend, Midtown Global Market brings free live entertainment from around the world to the market’s stage. It’s the place to be for fun, good food, and culture. Schedules are available at

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Midtown Global Music Festival

The Sixth Annual Midtown Global Music Festival will take place on Saturday, July 9, from 10a.m.-8:30p.m. in celebration of Midtown Global Market's 10 year anniversary! In addition to a day filled with great global music, guests can enjoy children’s activities, multicultural artisan vendors and great food from Midtown Global Market restaurants. The 10 Year Anniversary Celebration Program, from 10am-11am, will feature R.T. Rybak, Mike Goze, Atum Azzahir, Heart of the Beast, Dr. Penny Wheelerm, and T. Mychael Rambo. Throughout the day, the Festival will feature three stages with continuous music and dance performances from around the world, including John Oakgrove and the Little Thunderbirds, Aztec dance troupe Kalpulli Ketzalcoatlicue, Middle Eastern dance and belly-dancing lessons by Jawaahir Dance Company, Jazz music by Joel Shapira and Charmin Michelle, Command Steppers featuring J. Most, good time folk music by Roe Family Singers, a free salsa dance class led by Rene Thompson, salsa party with Q-Band and to cap off the evening, attendees will enjoy an energizing Reggae music performance by The Wibesmen. Thanks to our generous sponsors: Allina Health, Ryan Companies, Neighborhood Development Center, Cultural Wellness Center, MRAC, Wells Fargo, US Bank, and the Midtown Global Market

Date:Saturday, July 9th, 2016


Midtown Global Market is excited to bring free, fun, entertaining and educational programming to you!

Wee Wednesday

Wee Wednesdays showcase free educational programming, fun crafts and great meal deals each Wednesday morning at Midtown Global Market!
 If you have wee ones 5 years old and younger bring them to the market every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dance with them, experience live puppet theater, learn to cook fun items together in the kitchen, and even pet live animals from the Como Zoo.



Neighborhood Night Thursdays

Every Thursday of the year from 5pm to 8 pm one of the participating restaurants will feature an evening special, such as buy one entrée get the second ½ off or free dessert with meal purchase to draw folks in to the market.



Family Fridays

Family Fridays feature music and free family-friendly activities for all ages every week. Bring your kids and experience the market as a family. Occurs every Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.



Salsa Dancing Sunday's

Every other Sunday, we have salsa dancing from 10:30 am to 11:30 am! Bring your family, friends, significant other or just come to enjoy a morning of dancing all on your own.



Cooking Classes at Kitchen in the Market

Cooking the Market™ is a completely-hands-on, inspired-by-the-season cooking class. We'll determine the menu on the spot based on what's fresh, new and interesting at Midtown Global Market. This unique, high-energy class is perfect for meeting new people, bringing together a group of friends; celebrating special events...even group team building!


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Music Festival - July 9, 2016

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