Arts Fest

Check out the Minnetonka Schools Arts Festival (formerly Arts Twist) from May 1 through June 1, 2017. Celebrate the arts in our District as students present art displays, theatre performances, concerts and more! Follow along on social media with the hashtag #TonkaArtsFest
All events are subject to change. Please check the District calendar or with individual event organizers for more information.

Arts Center Events by Date

All events take place at MHS. Admission is free unless otherwise noted.

May 1 – 31

  • Preschool, Elementary and Middle School Art Exhibition (Arts Center Lobby Display)
  • MHS Art Exhibition (Arts Center Gallery, ends June 1)

May 2

  • District Grade 4 & 5 Elementary Orchestra Concert, Westside Schools (CS, EX, MWA) @ 6pm, Eastside Schools (DH, GR, SH) @ 7:30pm (MHS West Gym)

May 5-7

  • Minnetonka Theatre presents “Titanic” (This is a ticketed event) (Arts Center Main Stage)

May 8

  • Tonka District Children’s Choirs (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

May 9

  • Minnetonka Middle School Orchestras in Concert: Grade 7, Grade 8, and Minnetonka Philharmonic (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

May 12

  • High School Musical Theatre Cabaret (Arts Center Studio Theatre, 7 p.m.)

May 13

  • Minnetonka Music Academy Spring Recitals (Arts Center Studio Theatre)

May 14

  • Minnetonka Music Academy Spring Recitals (Arts Center Studio Theatre, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.)

May 16

  • Grade 8 Choir Concert (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

May 17

  • District Grade 5 Band Concert (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)
  • MHS Percussion Ensemble (Arts Center Studio Theatre, 7 p.m.)

May 18

  • MHS Orchestra Concert (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

May 22-23

  • MHS Choirs in Concert (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

May 24

  • MHS College Arts Celebration Breakfast (Arts Center Main Stage, 7:15 a.m.)

May 26

  • Minnetonka Music Academy Honor Recital (Arts Center Studio Theatre, 6 p.m.)

May 30

  • MHS Bands in Concert (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

June 1

  • MHS Jazz Concert (Arts Center Main Stage, 7 p.m.)

District Arts Events by Location

MME

  • May 8: Grades 7 and 8 Band Concert (MME Cafetorium, 6:45 p.m. and 8 p.m.)
  • May 18: Grade 7 Choir Concert (MME Cafetorium, 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.)

MMW

  • May 12-13: MMW Spring Play (MMW Cafetorium Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.)
  • May 18: Grades 7 Choir Concert (MMW Cafetorium, 6:45 p.m.)
  • May 22: Grades 7 and 8 Band Concert (MMW Cafetorium, 6:45 p.m.)

Clear Springs

  • May 16: Grade 5 Choir and Classroom Music Concert (CS Back Gym, 7 p.m.)

Deephaven

  • May 15: Spring Choir Concert (DH Tile Gym, 7 p.m.)

Excelsior

  • May 16: Grade 5 Choir Concert (EX Auditorium, 6:30 p.m.)

Groveland

  • May 15: Music and Lyrics Concert (GR West Gym, 7 p.m.)

Minnewashta

  • May 23: Grade 5 Choir Concert (MWA Cafeteria, 6:30 p.m.)

Scenic Heights

  • May 15: Grade 5 Choir Concert (SH Cafeteria, 6:30 p.m.)

Arts Festival