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12 Weeks of Summer: Week 7

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 7

This week, which is already Week 7 of the 12 Weeks of Summer, we’re suggesting you explore Downtown Minneapolis. After all, Petula Clark did say this about it: So go downtown Things will be great when you’re downtown No finer place for sure, downtown Everything’s waiting for you Everything is waiting for you, including a […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 6

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 6

How can it be Week 6 of the 12 Weeks of Summer already? We’re not sure how we feel about being half-way through our series, but we know that there is plenty of summer fun still to be had. And this week, is all about geocaching. And we’re not talking about Pokemon Go. Rather, good, […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 15 – 17

Is it really already the middle of July? Seriously, how did that happen? Time flies when you’re having fun, they say, so we must be having a blast. And, another weekend is upon us with once again lots to do. In our Pick 3 Events, we have a local business on national TV, an annual […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 5

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 5

Whether you call it Putt-Putt or Mini-Golf (or something entirely different), the end result is always fun. So for Week 5 of our 12 Weeks of Summer series, we are highlighting places you can go to chase a golf ball around mazes and obstacle courses with a small golf club, or for simplicity sake, mini-golf. […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 8 – 10

Do you hear that? It’s the weekend calling your name. It’s going to be another happening weekend in these parts, with the Basilica Block Party taking place on Friday and Saturday evenings, and Open Streets on Sunday afternoon in downtown Minneapolis. But of course, there is so much more. Ever wanted to canoe on the […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 4

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 4

One of the best parts of summer is the summer fruit. Peaches, nectarines, plums, melons and berries are such a great part of the summer landscape, and while many of these fruits aren’t native to Minnesota, a few of them are. And, you can pick them yourself! Strawberries are in season now, and there are […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events July 1 – 4

It’s the first weekend in July, and a long weekend at that! Of course, the 4th of July is Monday with Independence Day celebrations all weekend long, but there’s much more happening in the Cities, too. If you just can’t get enough Prince tributes, you are in luck. And, if you want to spend your […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 3

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 3

Since Minneapolis is the City of Lakes, you might as well take advantage of those bodies of water and get out and explore them, right? But don’t just explore them from the shore via bike, blades or foot. We think you should really get out and explore them. By boat. At Lake Calhoun, Lake Harriet […]

4th of July 2016

The 4th of July is coming up fast, which means fun and fireworks! If you are wondering where to catch the nighttime aerial show this year, we’ve got the run-down for you. While most take place on Monday, July 4, please note that a couple of celebrations take place the day – and days – […]

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 2

12 Weeks of Summer: Week 2

Rainy days and Mondays – or any day – shouldn’t get you down, especially in the summer. But, we understand they can be a drag when you’d rather be outside. On those rainy, summer days when you just can’t be outside, you could curl up on the couch with a good book…or you could do […]