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 […]

Minneapolis Art Lending Library

Minneapolis Art Lending Library

Have you heard about the Minneapolis Art Lending Library? It’s a local nonprofit that lets every day people to borrow original works of art – to display at their home  – for two months, free of charge. And just as their mission is to help community members experience the joys of art, they also strive to give […]

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 […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events June 17 – 19

Here we are, creeping up to another weekend in Minneapolis. Of course, it’s Father’s Day on Sunday, and if you are still wondering what to do for Dear Old Dad, we have some ideas for you. We also have some ideas about how to spend your time on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. From all things […]

Just-Right Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is fast approaching, and if you are wondering what to get the dad in your life, we have some just right Father’s Day gift ideas for you. And none of them are a tie! For the Hipster Dad – If the dad in your life is a fan of local and craft brewed, […]

Uptown’s Youth Art Fair

Know a young artist with an amazing talent? The Uptown Art Fair is looking for the great artists of the next generation to feature in the 2016 Youth Art Fair. The Youth Art Fair is a component within the Uptown Art Fair that showcases a diverse group of promising young artists between the ages of 8 […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events May 6 – 8

Welcome to the first full weekend in May! Of course, Mother’s Day is Sunday and it looks like Mother Nature is going to cooperate with some sunny skies and warm temps. As per usual, there is a lot more happening this weekend such as an anime festival, Kentucky Derby viewing parties, and a belated Cinco de […]

NEMAA’s 21st Annual Art-A Whirl

Back in 1995, a group of artists who lived and worked in Northeast Minneapolis got together to form the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA). A year later, in 1996, they put on the first Art-A-Whirl, an open studio tour, showcasing the artists’ talents and products. Twenty-one years later, Art-A-Whirl is the largest open studio tour […]

6th Annual Art 4 Shelter

In its six years, Art 4 Shelter has grown into an highly anticipated community event, bringing hundreds of artists, philanthropists, art lovers and party-goers together for an amazing cause. The event is a one-day art sale, featuring more than 1,000 original works of art priced at either $30 or $90, with all proceeds from the sale going […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events April 29 – May 1

It’s hard to believe we are already rounding out April and heading into May. How in the world did that happen? Anyway, lots happening this weekend, including some Prince parties and tributes. Find out the where, when and what here. In our Pick 3 Events, we have some insight into Downtown NYC in the 1970s […]