2019 Season Summary

We kick off our 70th Lake Harriet Season with an Opening Concert on June 29th at the Lake Harriet Bandshell. The season concludes on July 28th.

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Hops for Pops

May 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Help support the Minneapolis Pops Orchestra’s 2017 season by buying tickets to “Hops for Pops” the 2017 MPO fundraiser! This event will take place on May 22, 2017 at Modist Brewing in the Warehouse District of Minneapolis.

Hops for Pops presale tickets are on sale now exclusively through Brown Paper Tickets for $45.00.  Tickets will also be available at the venue on the 22nd. Be sure to order your tickets early, as the number of tickets is limited!

Tickets Include:

  • Heavy hors d’oeuvres
  • Modist Brewing award winning beer or non-alcohol drink
  • Souvenir “Minneapolis Pops Orchestra” glass.
  • Entertainment, games, prizes, silent auction, raffle, and a live auction
    • Auction items include:
      • 30-minute ride in a fully restored, award-winning 1928 Travel Air 4000 biplane with pilot Roger GomollRoger Gomoll and the 1928 Travelair 4000 Biplane/Hops for Pops auction item
      • Chance to conduct the MPO at Lake Harriet and a conducting lesson from Maestro Jere Lantz
      • Gift certificates to local businesses
      • 4 passes to Valley Fair
      • Minnesota Twins tickets
      • Tickets to The Marriage of Figaro at the Minnesota Opera
      • A four-day, three-night stay at a beautiful cabin outside of Cotton
      • Gardening services from Pops violinist and master gardener Theresa Elliott
      • and much much more!

Complete list of auction items: Hops for Pops Auction Items

Be sure to get your tickets early to ensure a seat (a limited number of tickets is available)!

If you cannot attend Hops for Pops, but would still like to support the Minneapolis Pops you can send a tax-deductible gift to:

The Minneapolis Pops Orchestra
2712 41st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55406-1810

or make an online contribution at our website.



May 22, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Minneapolis Pops Orchestra


Modist Brewing
505 N 3rd St
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States
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Jere Lantz, Music Director

All concerts are performed at the Lake Harriet Bandshell unless otherwise noted.