2016 Music & Movies in Loring Park

While it is true that on any given night, you can catch live music and/or a movie at a Minneapolis park over the summer, you also have the opportunity to listen to live music and watch a movie in Loring Park on four Mondays in August, courtesy of the Walker Art Center. The 38th Summer […]

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 […]


If you are an arena-rock fan, then you need to put Saturday, July 16, 2016 on your calendar. That evening, Hairball will be in town, playing a fundraiser show for the Mary Moon Foundation, which helps sick children enjoy life as much as possible while in the hospital. Before we talk about the benefit, however, we […]

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 […]

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 – […]

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, […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events June 3-5

Welcome to the first full weekend in June! With summer starting to heat up, you can be sure there is lots happening around town. For all you classic movie buffs, be sure to head over to the Uptown Theatre to help them celebrate their 100th birthday. And Sunday marks the first of eight Open Streets […]

The Streets are Open in Minneapolis!

The Streets are Open in Minneapolis!

How cool would it be to just play in one of Minneapolis’ busier streets without the risk of getting hit by a car, truck or bus? Well, you can do just that on four different Sundays and on eight different Minneapolis streets this summer for Open Streets Minneapolis! Open Streets is inspired by a tradition Bogota, Colombia […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events May 27 – 30

Yes, it’s Memorial Day Weekend, and we recently published a 2016 Memorial Day Weekend Guide. But we know you; we know you are always looking for more to do. And so we want to deliver. In our Pick 3 Events, we have the opening of a controversial movie, Prince, and a block party that includes […]