Every Thursday : Trivia Night, at 7 PM. All original questions, written and researched by Jeff and Luke with help from Jeff and Gita’s kids. Topics include the books of JK Rowling and JRR Tolkien, Minnesota history, Broadway musicals, the Simpsons and Friends. Topic of the week can be found here.
Every Sunday: Winery tour and tasting at 2 PM. You have to pay for this one up front, but it’s worth it. Take a tour of the basement winery and production facility at Urban Forage with co-owner and winemaker, Jeff. Taste a sampling of our offerings on tap, as well as samples of ciders and wines in production. Stay afterward in the taproom for an informal question and answer session.
April 22: 3-5 PM Neighborhood Night In. If you live in Longfellow, Seward, Powderhorn, Corcoran, East Phillips or any of the other neighboring areas, please join us for a neighborhood get-together to celebrate the coming of spring and the end of hibernation season. Food truck will be out front, feel free to bring snacks if you like.
April 22: 5-7 PM Flamenco Night. A little bit of Spain in Minnesota. Flamenco guitar and space for dancing if you like.
April 27: 7 PM Hurt Seljukiv- The Ukrainian Village Band. Yes! They will return to Urban Forage on April 27. Come to polka, stay for the folk/punk fusion. Dancing is allowed, even encouraged. We’ll be sure to have the black currant cider on tap again. AND a pierogi food truck out front to boot. Don’t miss it this time!
May 11: 4-10 PM National Nurses Week celebration We welcome all nurses, medical professionals and their friends for a celebration of National Nurses week. Win fantastic prizes in our medical trivia night, enjoy nurse-only drink specials, and enjoy something from our food truck of the night. Chris Davies and the Hollywood Three play at 7 PM. Cheers!
May 12: Nyttu Chongo brings music and rhythms from Mozambique, using traditional instruments such as the Mbira, Chopi Timbila and Inanga. Nyttu brings sounds to the Twin Cities that have seldom been heard here before. Come enjoy an evening of innovative and beautiful music from the southeastern coast of Africa.
May 13: 2-6 PM Mothers’ Day in the afternoon Bring your mom to Urban Forage on Mother’s Day for a few of her favorite things. A glass of wine, a plate of charcuterie or maybe some little sweet things, nice music and time to spend with her kids. We’ll have flowers- a lot of flowers- and will have a special treat for every Mom in the house. Come after brunch and stay for a while!
March 8: Harry Potter and books by JK Rowling
March 15: Laura Ingalls Wilder and the Little House books
March 22: Star Wars (all nine movies so far)
March 29: Minnesota history and geography
April 5: Harry Potter and books by JK Rowling
April 12: Lord of the Rings, the Hobbit, books by JRR Tolkien
April 19: Broadway musicals, 20th and 21st century
April 26: Friends (the TV show)
May 3: Star Wars
May 10: Minnesota music trivia
May 17: Harry Potter and books by JK Rowling
May 24: Laura Ingalls Wilder and the Little House books
May 31: The Simpsons
As it gets warmer out, the food trucks all start to come out of hibernation. We’re working to schedule food trucks for the spring and will update this calendar as we add trucks. Be sure to check here before heading to dinner!
March 17: Cheese Louise
March 23: Gerhard’s Brats
March 24: El Burrito Mercado
April 13: Gerhard’s Brats
April 14: Potter’s Pasties
April 20: K-Town Street Foods
April 21: Hot Indian
April 22: El Jibarito
April 27: Natasha’s Pierogies
April 28: Sizzling Wagon
May 4: Xstream Cuisine
May 11: Gerhard’s Brats
May 12: K-Town Street Foods
May 18: Natasha’s Pierogies
May 19: El Burrito Mercado
May 25: Pharaoh’s Gyros
May 26: Grumpy Claude’s Caribbean Cuisine