History/Culture

Pick 3 Weekend Events May 20 – 22

Pick 3 Weekend Events May 20 – 22

It’s the last weekend before Memorial Day Weekend, and it’s finally starting to feel like spring around here. Art-A-Whirl in Northeast Minneapolis happens every year on the third weekend in May, and we highly suggest you check it out at some point over the next three days. But there’s more happening around town, too. In […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events May 6 – 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 […]

5 Spring Things We Look Forward To in Minneapolis

5 Spring Things We Look Forward To in Minneapolis

Ah, Spring in Minneapolis. We look forward to it each year after a long, cold winter. And when it finally does arrive, we embrace it with full force. We come out of the woodwork to enjoy the great – and warm –  outdoors. And what do we like to do? We came up with 5 spring things we […]

2016 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

2016 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

The Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival opens on April 7 and runs through the 23, marking the 35th year of presenting Minnesota audiences with the best in international, independent cinema. This year, the festival — one of the longest-running in the nation — will expand beyond its home base at St. Anthony Main Theatre […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events March 25 – 27

Pick 3 Weekend Events March 25 – 27

Welcome to the last weekend in March which happens to coincide with Easter this year. If you are still unsure of where you are going to eat on Sunday, consider one of these spots for Easter brunch. And if you are unsure how to spend the weekend, we are glad you are here. In our […]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

In honor of spring’s arrival, we bring you our photo of the week: This photo was taken by Clay Macartney from the Stone Arch Bridge with a Cannon AE-1, one of his favorite cameras. With spring’s arrival, the area around Mill Ruins Park and the Stone Arch Bridge are going to become more and more crowded with […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events March 11 – 13

Pick 3 Weekend Events March 11 – 13

It appears that spring really is here. Or almost here. The snow is gone, the temps are up and Daylight Savings Time starts early Sunday morning. Three signs that winter is behind us! As for the weekend, we have a nice variety of things for you to check out in our Pick 3 Events. There’s […]

St. Patrick’s Day 2016

St. Patrick’s Day 2016

Every year on March 17, the Irish and Irish-at-heart observe St. Patrick’s Day across the globe and right here in the Twin Cities. What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has become an international festival celebrating Irish culture with dancing, special foods, and a lot of green. And you can […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events February 12 – 14

Pick 3 Weekend Events February 12 – 14

The weekend is here, and with it comes Valentine’s Day. If you are still looking for things to do with that special someone, check out our list of six ideas. If you are unattached and want to have a fun night out with other unattached people, consider this event. And if you want February 14 to […]

6 Things To Do For Valentine’s Day 2016

6 Things To Do For Valentine’s Day 2016

We get it. Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and you’re not sure what to do with your special someone. Dinner is always fun, but you’re wondering what else you can do. If you are looking for some fun ideas for you and your love, you’re in the right place. From painting a masterpiece to running down […]