The January 2018 Issue
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The Ultimate 2018 To Do List
From dogsled races and polar plunges to Grand Old Day and the Great River Shakespeare Festival, we've compiled a list of 100+ shows, celebrations, and events to help you enjoy a year's worth of Minnesota. Whether you'd rather raise a stein at New Ulm's Oktoberfest or run the Twin Cities Marathon, we've got you covered. Start planning now!
The Great Northern
The Twin Cities' top winter events—the Loppet Ski Festival (Jan.27-Feb. 4), U.S. Pond Hockey Championships (Jan. 25-28), and St. Paul Winter Carnival (Jan. 25-Feb. 10)-make for a hat trick of frozen fun
L'Etoile du Nord
Sculptor Jess Hirsch started women's woodshop to democratize the craft
Out & About
The Super Bowl's Big 3
Jason & Joy review Octo Fishbar
From toilet-seat toss to group-effort cross-country skiing, one writer looks into the wonderfully weird ways International Falls celebrates winter—even as our "Icebox of the Nation" starts to thaw