First Avenue & 7th St Entry701 1st Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Anyone who knows about music in this town will tell you that, for the last four+ decades, First Avenue has been integral to the Twin Cities' vibrant music scene. From the avant garde to the mainstream, First Avenue is a music club committed to fostering arts, music and entertainment excellence. There are a lot of people who care deeply about this club and have made it their lives. First Avenue is, quite simply, what a music club should be.
I waited in line 8 hours to see my favorite band and was denied entry due to an expired license. I will never forgive that d-bag.
— Aj M, July 9, 2023
After 30 + years of attending shows at this venue I can safely say that my friends and family are fed up with the power tripping security staff and we will not be back. This is not the vision Prince...
— Camille W, May 16, 2023
Venue is a nice space + sound quality was aight but they need a new door/sec manager because that guy is a power-tripping fun-suck. Put a really sour taste in my mouth, made me anxious as hell, when...
— Stevie R, May 3, 2023
Simply the best place in the Twin Cities and one of the best places in the country to catch a concert. Made famous by Prince and the movie Purple Rain but the venue has a well-earned reputation. The...
— TravelingSoccerLoon, January 12, 2023
My first trip to Minneapolis was to see the band Two Cow Garage playing 7th Street Entry. To my surprise, they were joined by Brent Best of Slobberbone. This venue is a smaller room attached to the...
— F8566SBandym, November 30, 2022