New releases from local voices to keep you busy during the thaw. Complicated Fun By Cyn Collins May. $19.95 When the Minneapolis indie rock scene was born in the late ’70s, it started with small venues, small crowds, and huge passion. Via insights from scenesters and members of bands like Hüsker Dü and the Suicide Commandos, author […]
Whether you’re more about the here-we-go-a-wassailing side of the holidays, or like a bit of comedy (and knife-throwing) in the mix, there’s a show in the Twin Cities just for you. Our handy a-to-z guide makes finding seasonal fun all the merrier. A is for A Christmas Carol at the Guthrie. Bah humbug! The biggest Twin Cities […]
We’ve all been there: You want to go out for a drink, because you deserve more than a sad whiskey on the rocks at home, but it’s just too much effort to get out of your cozy bunny pjs. What is one to do? Fear not, friends. Here’s how you can make an A+ cocktail from […]
We sat down with the gold medal winner to discuss training for the Olympics, Punch Pizza, and why St. Paul is still home base. In the venn diagram of tax accounting and Olympic triathlon, there may only be one overlap—St. Paul resident Gwen Jorgensen. She was the surprise guest speaker for Ernst and Young Employees as a […]
The 2016 Ryder Cup will be hosted by Hazeltine National Golf Club at the end of the month. And while tickets to what is easily the biggest golf event ever played in Minnesota have been next to impossible to attain and very expensive, that doesn’t mean you can’t get in on the action. Here’s how. Go to Hazeltine to buy […]
The somewhat definitive guide to every public swimming beach in the Twin Cities.
Ever noticed a human pyramid whizzing down the Mississippi? That’s the nationally ranked Twin Cities River Rats. To get to the bottom of what they’re all about, we talked to someone at the top: Keelie Plessner, a 13-year-old sometimes-pyramid-topper.
They say all the world’s a stage, but each April, the Twin Cities is a stage for the entire world during the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival.