Thanksgiving parties and concerts in Minneapolis and St. Paul 2017
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Thanksgiving is known for turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie, but this year, don't just get your fill at the dinner table--head out to enjoy some live music! Give thanks for the performers you love with tickets to the hottest tour in town, whether it's rising pop stars or classic rock bands. The Twin Cities have plenty for you no matter your taste, especially with concerts happening daily, so get your tickets and enjoy a long holiday weekend the best possible way.

Cut Copy
Nov. 17 @ 8 p.m.
First Avenue - 701 First Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1327

Kick off the festivities early the weekend before Thanksgiving on Friday, Nov. 17 with Australian electronic band Cut Copy, with support from Palmbomen II, at First Avenue. Tickets are on sale now for $25.

Nov. 18 @ 8 p.m.
State Theatre - 805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55402

Enjoy classic-rock band Kansas the weekend before Thanksgiving on Saturday, Nov. 18, as part of their 40th-anniversary tour. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $50 to $275. VIP packages are also available, giving fans a chance to meet the band or enjoy the show with premium seating. And if you just can't get enough of the band live, they've released a new concert album, Leftoverture Live & Beyond, recorded during the spring leg of the tour.

St. Vincent
Nov. 18 @ 7 p.m.
Palace Theatre - 17 7th Place West, Saint Paul, MN 55102

Singer Annie Clark, better known by stage name St. Vincent, brings her Feat the Future tour to the Palace Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 18. Tickets are on sale now for $40. And the tour won't be stopping anytime soon--it was just extended into 2018, all in support of new album Masseduction. Can't make it? She'll also be playing Kansas City. No matter which shows you snag tickets for, get ready with new single "Pills," co-written with BleachersJack Antonoff.

Nov. 18 @ 7 p.m.
Xcel Energy Center - 199 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN 55102

Check out from pop singer Halsey on Saturday, Nov. 18 at Xcel Energy Center, along with openers PartyNextDoor and Charli XCX, as part of her Hopeless Fountain Kingdom tour. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $29.50.

Thomas Rhett
Nov. 29 @ 7:30 p.m.
Xcel Energy Center - 199 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN 55102

Country singer Thomas Rhett will perform at Xcel Energy Center the week after Thanksgiving as part of his Home Team tour. Tickets are on sale now. And once the tour wraps up, Rhett will join Kenny Chesney for his annual summer tour.