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What to Do on Valentine’s Day 2017

What to Do on Valentine’s Day 2017

Whether you like it or not, Valentine’s Day 2017 is fast approaching. If you are wondering what to do, we have some ideas. From an anti-Valentine’s Day celebration to pizza for two, check out some options below.     Radisson RED Minneapolis, 609 3rd St. S., Minneapolis Radisson RED is hosting an anti-Valentine’s celebration, which includes: […]

Minneapolis to Me – Jordan Swiler

Minneapolis to Me – Jordan Swiler

Minneapolis to Me (MtM) is a segment where we feature someone with a connection to Minneapolis. Our goal with this is you to introduce you to people you may otherwise not get the pleasure to know, and hopefully learn an interesting nugget or two. This week, meet Jordan Swiler! Chef Jordan Swiler was appointed to lead the culinary operations […]

St. Patrick’s Day 2016

St. Patrick’s Day 2016

Every year on March 17, the Irish and Irish-at-heart observe St. Patrick’s Day across the globe and right here in the Twin Cities. What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has become an international festival celebrating Irish culture with dancing, special foods, and a lot of green. And you can […]

2015 Happening List Results Schedule

2015 Happening List Results Schedule

It’s been a busy few weeks for us as we audit the results of the 2nd Annual Minneapolis Happening List contest. Yet, we know you want to know the winners and finalists. We’ll get to that in a second. But first, let us say Thank You for stepping up and nominating – and then voting […]

2015 Happening List – Time to Vote!

2015 Happening List – Time to Vote!

For the past two weeks, you’ve nominated all of your favorites in Minneapolis for the 2015 Happening List competition. Now, it’s time to vote! The Happening List is a People’s Choice contest of people, places, events and business in and around Minneapolis. We have about 200 categories that fall under these 11 headings: Beauty & […]

2015 Happening List is Here!

2015 Happening List is Here!

All right people; it’s here! The 2015 Minneapolis Happening List is officially underway. We kicked off this People’s Choice-type contest last year with great success, and can’t wait to see what happens this year! The Happening List is designed to recognize the best of everything in Minneapolis. But we’re not the ones determining any of it; YOU […]

Minneapolis Winner of the Bombay Sapphire Most Imaginative Bartender Regional Competition, Nathaniel Smith from Spoon and Stable

Most Imaginative Bartender in Minneapolis

On Wednesday, August 5, a crowd of of cocktail aficionados gathered to determine who should be named the Minneapolis winner of Bombay Sapphire’s 9th Annual Most Imaginative Bartender Competition. Mixologists from Minneapolis and Indianapolis created cocktails for the guests to try and then vote on. After careful tasting and deliberation, the judges named Nathaniel Smith from Spoon and […]

A Chicago Staple Arrives in Minneapolis

A Chicago Staple Arrives in Minneapolis

If there is a debate in Minneapolis when it comes to pizza, it most likely is how to slice the pie. While many shops slice it the traditional way, several others slice their pies into squares. Now, however, a whole new debate might open up. Chicago pizza pioneer, Giordano’s, is opening up shop on Hennepin Avenue in […]

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Patriotic Cocktails for the 4th of July!

Are you looking for some all-American cocktails to accompany your Independence Day picnic and fireworks display? We have five star-spangled cocktail recipes that are sure to add a sparkle to any July 4th gathering!   Red, White & Blue Sangria, courtesy of Punchbowl.com What You Need: Strawberries, sliced Blueberries Pineapple, cut into star shapes 2 […]

Betty Dangers Country Club – Membership Not Required

Betty Dangers Country Club – Membership Not Required

By Lauren Andruss Driving along Marshall Street in northeast Minneapolis, you are sure to be greeted unexpectedly with a view of a lit-up pink “mechanical tree,” also known as The Danger, and Minneapolis’s newest Ferris wheel. Located just down the street from its sister, Psycho Suzi’s, Betty Danger’s Country Club claims to be the perfect country club […]