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Mobile App

Smartphone users will be able to navigate Northern Spark with a mobile app that contains key information about all of the projects and venues, including maps, times, locations, and services. Available for download as both an iPhone and Android app.

What is Northern Spark?

Northern spark is a public, free, dusk-to-dawn celebration of creativity that illuminates the Twin Cities in a new light for one exceptional night – from 9 pm, Saturday, June 9 until 6 am, Sunday, June 10. Join artists and local cultural organizations in an interactive, participatory event that takes place at many sites throughout the cities all night long.

Ways to find artists

Looking for a specific artist? Check out the map, the event list, or what’s trending to find an artist of interest.


See what everyone is talking about – find out which artists and installations are buzzing through built-in Twitter integration.

My Night

Track your favorite events of the night by supplying your e-mail address to create a customized My Night page. Note that this feature is purely optional. Your email address will be used only to identify your saved itinerary and will not be shared or distributed. If you choose to opt-in, you may receive future emails from Northern Spark.