Events

The Bacon and Beer Classic Returns to Minneapolis

The Bacon and Beer Classic Returns to Minneapolis

Bacon and beer lovers rejoice! After drawing sold-out crowds across the country, the Bacon and Beer Classic is coming to the Nicollet Island Pavilion on Saturday, April 15, 2017 for the ultimate food and drink experience. A festival unlike any other, the Classic will feature mouth-watering bacon dishes, unlimited bacon strips, and over 50 craft beers […]

Who Wants to See Martina McBride for Free?

Who Wants to See Martina McBride for Free?

Listen up! Martina McBride is coming to town with her Love Unleashed tour, on Thursday, February 16. She’ll be performing at the State Theatre in Minneapolis and you can win a pair of tickets to the show! McBride is partnering with CMT for the 3rd Annual “Next Women of Country” tour and will be joined […]

Ever Try Chairlift Speed Dating?

Ever Try Chairlift Speed Dating?

Attention all singes: have you ever tried chairlift speed dating? If not, now is your chance! A generation of Minnesotans grew up on visits to ski hills all around the area, so doesn’t it make sense that a love match made on the slopes might lead to the creation of the next generation of Minnesota skiers? If you […]

Photo: Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board

Let’s Go Fly a Kite…?

The 16th annual Lake Harriet Kite festival is planned for Saturday, January 28, 2017. Now, the question is, will Mother Nature cooperate? Typically, by the time the end of January rolls around, which is usually when the Kite Festival is scheduled, we have endured more than our fair share of cold, or bitter cold weather. […]

Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Anyone old enough to remember the movie Wayne’s World in high school or college is about to feel really old. The iconic comedy classic is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a most-excellent two-night, theatrical event on February 7 and 8, 2017 at select theaters nationwide, including several in the Twin Cities. Originally released on February 14, 1992, […]

The Making of an Event Poster

The Making of an Event Poster

Ever wonder what goes into the making of an event poster? Minneapolis-based design and branding firm, Duffy, recently released their design for the 2017 City of Lakes Loppet Ski Festival poster. Each year, custom merchandise is designed to support the Loppet Foundation and its annual event. For 2017, the poster celebrates diversity, unity, uniqueness, beauty and nature through the depiction […]

New Year’s Eve 2017 in Minneapolis

New Year’s Eve 2017 in Minneapolis

Can you believe it? The New Year is knocking on our door! If you are wondering where to spend New Year’s Eve 2017, we have some options for you! New Year’s Eve Candyland Union Restaurant, 731 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis Ring in a sweet New Year as all three levels of Union Restaurant will be transformed into “CandyLand-meets-Willy […]

Justin Bieber Coming to Minneapolis

Justin Bieber Coming to Minneapolis

Is Justin Bieber coming to Minneapolis? You better Beliebe it! After recently taking home the most 2016 American Music Awards of any artist this year, global superstar Justin Bieber has announced his first-ever stadium tour across North America, as part of his wildly successful PURPOSE WORLD TOUR. It’s a quick tour, kicking off on August 5, 2017 […]

2016 Happening List Results Schedule

2016 Happening List Results Schedule

At long last…the results of the annual Happening List have arrived! We appreciate your patience with us as we audit and tally the results; it is no small task. And believe it or not, there is still quite a bit of work to do. For that reason, we are going to stagger the release of […]

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Lights in Park

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Lights in Park

If you are looking for a holiday tradition that you can do from the comfort of your car, consider driving over to Phalen Park in St. Paul for the ninth edition of Holiday Lights in the Park. An initiative by the Saint Paul Police Foundation since 2008, Holiday Lights in the Park is the Midwest’s […]