Shop Local This Holiday Season

Shop Local This Holiday Season

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is upon us, which means the holiday shopping season is pretty much under way. Along with Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there are a few ways that you can support the local businesses in and around Minneapolis. First, let’s talk about Plaid Friday Plaid Friday is a national network […]

Little Mekong Night Market

If you are looking for something fun to do this weekend that includes great culture and outstanding food, check out the Little Mekong Night Market, on Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24. Happening in the heart of Little Mekong District in St. Paul on Western Ave. and expanding into the new upcoming Little Mekong Plaza, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events April 22 – 24

This weekend brings many things, including Earth Day and the first night of Passover on Friday. It also brings a couple of crawls in the form of a semi-annual art crawl and a neighborhood crawl. And finally, it brings comedy. Sounds like a great weekend if we do say so ourselves. Check it all out […]

Loring Park Art Festival Has a New Date

In case you were already stressing about this summer’s “Art Fair Weekend” and wondering how you were going to sufficiently visit three art festivals during the same weekend, your stress level is about to get lower. The nationally-acclaimed Loring Park Art Festival has a brand new date. After seventeen years of sharing weekends with the Uptown Art Festival […]

7 Sweet Reasons to Visit Uniquely Yours Custom Jewelry

Have you visited Uniquely Yours Custom Designed Jewelry in Linden Hills yet? If not, they have seven sweet reasons to stop in.   Loose Gemstone Event Can you imagine anything more dangerous than a few “gem addicts” left to their own devices in a jewelry store? Well, that something more dangerous would be the wonderful […]

Attention Shoppers: Clearance Experience at Galleria

Now that you’ve gotten over your holiday shopping hangover, the Galleria in Edina invites you to the mall to experience some fantastic shopping this weekend. From Friday, January 22 through Sunday, January 24, several stores throughout the mall will be holding sales and offering specials. Some of them include: Cole Haan – Additional 40% off all in stock […]

The Country’s First Vegan Butcher Shop Opens in Minneapolis

By Laura VanZandt After repeatedly selling out around town at farmers markets, hosting pop ups at Sisyphus Brewing, and even sampling at the Minnesota State Fair, sister and brother Aubry and Kale Walch will see their dream of opening a vegan butcher shop come to fruition. The Herbivorous Butcher celebrates their Grand Opening on Jan 23 & […]