Furry Friends, Forever Homes
Posted 6 days ago

This week, we introduce you to Rosa.

Rosa is a sweet Labrador Retriever mix who came to Minnesota all the way from…

Furry Friends, Forever Homes
A Book Inspired by a Local Elf
Posted 3 weeks ago

If you ask anyone who has walked around Lake Harriet in Minneapolis about the elf, more often than not they…

A Book Inspired by the Lake Harriet Elf
Grinkie Circus is Coming to Town
Posted 3 weeks ago

Clear your calendar for Saturday, October 8, 2016 because the Grinkie Circus is coming to town and we don't think…

Grinkie Circus is Coming to Town
2016 Minneapolis Happening List
Posted 4 weeks ago

It's Back!
For the third year in a row, you have the chance to nominate - and vote for - your…

2016 Minneapolis Happening List
Be #TheAuthenticYou
Posted 2 months ago

Detroit Lakes native and Minneapolis resident Melissa Paakh is on a mission. She once heard that 85 percent of the…

Be #TheAuthenticYou
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Free Workouts with Fitbit Local

Free Workouts with Fitbit Local

Fitbit, the wellness company that makes wearable devices that track your steps, is launching Fitbit Local, a series of free monthly workouts throughout the country. And they are launching here in Minneapolis on Saturday, October 1, at Target Field. More than 4,000 participants have attended the launch events at other cities, and about 500 people […]

Prince Double-Feature Fundraiser x 2

Prince Double-Feature Fundraiser x 2

OK, so you didn’t score tickets to the much anticipated Prince tribute concert, initially scheduled to take place at US Bank Stadium but is now happening at Xcel Energy Center on October 13. Don’t despair; you can still pay tribute to the Purple One. Two Prince double-feature fundraisers are happening at St. Anthony Main Theatre, […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we introduce you to Rosa. Rosa is a sweet Labrador Retriever mix who came to Minnesota all the way from Turks and Caicos. There, she lived a miserable life, marred by starvation and parasites. But thanks to the good people at Angel of Hope Animal Rescue, she is now living a healthy, happy life […]

Sun Mee Chomet and Megan Burns in ENCYCLOPEDIA by Core Writer Rachel Jendrzejewski, part of the 2015-16 Ruth Easton New Play Series at the Playwrights’ Center. Photo by Paula Keller.

Playwrights’ Center Announces 45th Anniversary Season

Since its founding in 1971, the Playwrights’ Center has been imagining theater forward. For decades it has been one of the nation’s most important organizations for developing new plays and launching the careers of playwrights. The Center will celebrate its 45th year all season long, including with a conversation series called #Theater2060 discussing how theater […]

First Annual Dog Video Festival

First Annual Dog Video Festival

It’s no secret that cat videos on the internet are a thing. In fact, they are such a thing that there is a cat video festival. But why should four-legged feline friends have all the fun? Dog videos can be a thing, too. At least Can Do Canines thinks so, and so they are presenting […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we introduce you to a delightful American Pit Bull Terrier named Blueberry. Blueberry is about three years old and currently is in foster care through A Rotta Love Plus (ARLP). She is a gorgeous girl and loves to be around her people whenever possible. In fact, she is probably the happiest when cuddling […]

Pumpkin Nights Launches in the Twin Cities

Pumpkin Nights Launches in the Twin Cities

The people who brought us The Color Run are excited to debut a new event, exclusive to the Twin Cities, just in time for Halloween: Pumpkin Nights. Pumpkin Nights is a one-mile long walking path, lined with over 3,000 hand-carved pumpkins creating 12 worlds of incredible art and Halloween fun. This outdoor, family-friendly Halloween experience […]

A Book Inspired by the Lake Harriet Elf

A Book Inspired by the Lake Harriet Elf

If you ask anyone who has walked around Lake Harriet in Minneapolis about the elf, more often than not they will respond with “You mean Mr. Little Guy?” Mr. Little Guy is the Lake Harriet Elf who lives in an ash tree on the south side of the lake. The tree is easy to find […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This is Ariel, a Staffordshire Bull Terrier who has experienced her fair share of stress in her young life (she’ll be two in December). She was brought to Minnesota by Ruff Start Rescue, transported from a very scary shelter with her adorable litter of puppies. Although she’s quite a looker, puppies are often irresistible, and so […]

Grinkie Circus is Coming to Town

Grinkie Circus is Coming to Town

Clear your calendar for Saturday, October 8, 2016 because the Grinkie Circus is coming to town and we don’t think you are going to want to miss it. This one-day, family friendly event is co-sponsored by Harriet Brewing and the Minneapolis Beard and Moustace Club (MBMC). It is happening at Harriet Brewing from 12:00 pm […]