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Where to Watch the World Cup

Where to Watch the World Cup

Do you feel that? It’s World Cup Fever, and it has hit Minneapolis. Hard. If you feel that you’ve got the bug, we’ve got a remedy. You need to get yourself to a bar that is showing the matches and be with others who have The Fever. Wondering which bar? Try one of the seven […]

PHAT Foodie Club Heads East

PHAT Foodie Club Heads East

By Ashley Williams The PHAT Foodie Club was at it again. This time, we headed east, literally and figuratively, to Ginger Hop restaurant. Ginger Hop, which is located just east of downtown Minneapolis over the Hennepin Avenue bridge, can be described as Asian Fusion. We tried some familiar and some new-to-us dishes, and the restaurant […]

Yard House Opens in St. Louis Park

Yard House Opens in St. Louis Park

By Ashley Williams Art on the walls, sports on TV, upgraded American classics on the menu, and the sweet sounds of classic rock from the speakers. It’s all at the new Yard House restaurant located at The Shops at West End in St. Louis Park. Prior to their Grand Opening, Yard House held a preview […]

Happening Happy Hours

Happening Happy Hours

By Ashley Williams It might be winter, but you don’t need to hibernate.  There is still plenty of action happening around Minneapolis to bring a smile to your face. We hit the town to check out the most happening happy hours and what makes them so happy!   Monday – Meaty Mondays Hidden between a […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events February 14 – 16

Pick 3 Weekend Events February 14 – 16

Here we are, half-way into February already. Of course, Valentine’s Day is Friday, and if you are still trying to figure out what to do, we have some ideas for you. The Women’s Expo is taking place this weekend at the Minneapolis Convention Center, and the Art Shanty Projects is still going strong on White […]

Vote for Minneapolis Restaurants, Chefs & More

Vote for Minneapolis Restaurants, Chefs & More

For the first time in the publication’s history, Food & Wine Magazine is inviting the public to vote in America’s Favorite Food Cities Survey, and Minneapolis was chosen by the editors as one of the 40 contenders vying for these honors. Now through April 30, you can vote on which city has the most family-friendly restaurants, the best […]

North Loop Minneapolis

North Loop Minneapolis

On Wednesday, September 25, a national grocer will celebrate its Grand Opening on the edge of the North Loop in Downtown Minneapolis. Whole Foods is (finally) opening in the space formerly occupied by a Jaguar dealership, and the people who live and work in that area, for the most part, couldn’t be happier. While it’s […]

Denial of the End of Summer Cocktails

Denial of the End of Summer Cocktails

The calendar says September, the kids are back at school and the scorching heat is gone (at least for now). Yes, there is sufficient evidence that summer is subsiding and we are easing into fall. Still, you don’t have to give in to the inevitable just yet. As we know, summer-like weather can stick around […]

Blondes vs. Brunettes. Who Will Win?

Blondes vs. Brunettes. Who Will Win?

On Thursday, July 25, Drew Levin, Minneapolis native and host of HGTV’s new show, Renovate to Rent, is hosting a draft party at Gluek’s. But this is no ordinary draft; it’s a Blondes v. Brunettes Draft Party in an effort to support Alzheimer’s awareness. Blondes vs. Brunettes is a volunteer event for women that that […]

50 Days of Uptown

50 Days of Uptown

The Uptown Art Fair runs from August 2 through August 4 this year, which marks it’s 50th year. And to celebrate the art fair’s 50th anniversary, Uptown Association invites you to participate in the 50 Days of Uptown. For the 50 days leading up to the fair, you are invited to not only shop at […]