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Pick 3 Weekend Events December 18 – 20

Pick 3 Weekend Events December 18 – 20

Forget it being the last weekend before Christmas. This is the weekend that Star Wars: The Force Awakens finally is released. Are you going to go see it? Do you have your tickets yet? We know there is life after Star Wars and that the weekend must go on. To that end, in our Pick 3 […]

Holiday Exclusives from Uniquely Yours Custom Designed Jewelry

Uniquely Yours has created a few, special items that are exclusive and original designs, featuring unbelievably luxe gemstones and metals in breathtaking compositions of wearable sculpture.  Along with a special collection of natural, fancy colored diamonds, Uniquely Yours will be offering these art objects during December. Silver and 18K Yellow Gold Ring with Australian Opal […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events December 4 – 6

Pick 3 Weekend Events December 4 – 6

Welcome to the first full weekend in December. The holiday season is in full gear with plenty of holiday happenings all over town. And, the first night of Hanukkah is Sunday! In this week’s Pick 3 Events, we have an opening reception for a new exhibition, a new twist on an old, favorite movie, and […]

Meet Gregory Brassil: Jeweler, Busines Owner, Minneapolitan

If you asked Gregory Brassil, owner of Uniquely Yours Custom Designed Jewelry in Linden Hills, what his favorite part of his job is, you’d probably get a couple of different answers. He recently told us that he really loves chatting with people and “getting inside their soul” to understand what they want in a custom-designed […]

What’s Happening on Small Business Saturday 2015?

What’s Happening on Small Business Saturday 2015?

Six years ago, American Express started an initiative on the Saturday after Thanksgiving to get people to support and shop at the local stores in their neighborhood during the busy holiday season. They called it Small Business Saturday and it was an instant success. Last year across the country, 88 million consumers shopped small on Small […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events November 27 – 29

Pick 3 Weekend Events November 27 – 29

It’s the weekend after Thanksgiving, which means that we are suddenly in the holiday season. If you are looking for information on holiday happenings such as Holidazzle, Lights in the Park, performances, markets and more, please click here. And, as you know, Saturday is Shop Small Saturday, and Friday is Black Friday to some, Plaid […]

Plaid is the New Black

Ah, Black Friday. What was once a post-Thanksgiving Day tradition has become a topic to avoid at some family gatherings. And while it may be a divisive topic to some, there is a solution. It comes in plaid. And it appears that plaid is the new black. As in Plaid Friday. Plaid Friday is a national network […]

Holiday Happenings for 2015

Although it may have started already for some, the Holiday Season kicks into high gear with the arrival of Thanksgiving. And in between Turkey in November and the final day of 2015, there are plenty of things holiday-related to do. If you are looking for some holiday happenings, you’re in the right place. Our Guide is […]

2015 Happening List Results Schedule

It’s been a busy few weeks for us as we audit the results of the 2nd Annual Minneapolis Happening List contest. Yet, we know you want to know the winners and finalists. We’ll get to that in a second. But first, let us say Thank You for stepping up and nominating – and then voting […]

Pick 3 Weekend Events November 20 – 22

Pick 3 Weekend Events November 20 – 22

Ack! How did it get to be the weekend before Thanksgiving already? We’re not quite sure how that snuck up on us so quickly, but here we are. And here are this week’s Pick 3 Events. Being it’s the weekend before Turkey Day, we have an annual art sale that happens this time each year […]