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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 […]

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 […]

Facial Hair Face-Off at the Minnesota State Fair

Attention facial hair enthusiasts: Wahl Grooming invites you to participate in the Wahl Man of the Year contest, giving you the opportunity to go mano-a-mano in a facial hair face-off. And, it’s all happening at the Minnesota State Fair. You see, Minneapolis is among the Most Facial Hair Friendly Cities in America, and to celebrate, Wahl […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 12

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 12

Ack! Can you believe it? We are already at Week 12 of our 12 Weeks of Summer series. Many kids are heading back to school, and before you know it, the leaves on the trees will start changing colors and then start to fall. Although we absolutely love fall in Minneapolis, we have to admit, […]

The Minnesota State Fair: 21 Facts

The Minnesota State Fair: 21 Facts

It’s here! It’s here! The Minnesota State Fair has opened their gates and for the next 12 days, people from all corners of the state will descend on the fairgrounds for hours of food and fun! But our state fair is more than just that. It’s full of history and interesting facts, so we decided […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 11

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 11

The signs are there: the State Fair starting, the earlier sunsets, the school supplies list in the mail. Yes, the 12 Weeks of Summer are almost over, but the good news is they are not over yet. We still have Week 11 and Week 12, so let’s enjoy them! This week, we recommend seeing parts […]

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12 Weeks of Summer: Week 10

Want to take a step back in time during Week 10 of the 12 Weeks of Summer? You can do just that at Historic Fort Snelling and learn about fur trade history, slavery in Minnesota, military history from before the Civil War through World War II and much more. The fort overlooks both the Minnesota and […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 9

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 9

Anyone else feel like summer is fleeting? How are we on Week 9 already in our 12 Weeks of Summer series? This week is all about wildflowers, plants and birds at our very own Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary in Minneapolis. This 15-acre garden is the oldest public wildflower garden in the country, […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 8

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 8

Minneapolis is a very bike-friendly city. In fact, the city has received numerous awards for being one of the best cities for biking in the country. So for Week 8 of our 12 Weeks of Summer series, we are going to give some suggestions on how and where you can enjoy Minneapolis by bike. There […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 29 – 31

Welcome to the last weekend in July. How did that happen? In our Pick 3 Events, we have something for the dogs, something for the kids, something for everyone really. From parades to art festivals, world records and more, you’ll find it happening in Minneapolis this weekend. Check it out and enjoy!   Friday, July […]