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  • 10/25/2010

Public Wake and Celebration for Michael "Eyedea" Larsen Announced for October and November in Minnesota

Last week we brought you the unfortunate news that Michael Larsen (a.k.a. Eydea) of Eydea & Abilities fame died last Saturday at the too-soon age of 28. Next Thursday, October 28 in Larsen's hometown of St. Paul, Minnesota, a public wake will take place to mourn Larsen's untimely death in an open, all-welcoming space. A more comprehensive retrospective of Larsen's life and work will be on display November 9 where a reasonable donation will be asked to help support his family. Please see more specific details about both events below.

Public Wake:

Michael "eyedea" Larsen Memorial
Date: Thursday, October 28, 2010
Public: 7:30 - 10:00PM
Location: Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront, Minnesota Grand Ballroom
Address: 11 East Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55101

Sending Flowers: If you are interested in sending flowers for the memorial, all deliveries must be made to arrive on Thursday, October 28, 2010. Please make deliveries to arrive prior to 12:00PM CST.

Send to: Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront, Minnesota Grand Ballroom, c/o Michael Larsen Memorial, 11 East Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55101.

A Celebration of the life of Michael "eyedea" Larsen:

Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Location: First Avenue Mainroom, 701 1st Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Doors: 5:00PM
Ages: All Ages
Donation: $20

Tickets will be on sale: Monday, October 25, 2010 at 5:00PM CST

Tickets will be available at Fifth Element, 2411 Hennepin Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55405. For those of you that are not in the Twin Cities area, a limited amount of tickets will be available online at Etix.com.

There is no guest list. All donations will go to the family of Michael "eyedea" Larsen.

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