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Journeys: Dog Sledding in Ely

With approachable beginner treks, dog sledding makes it easy to experience a true northern winter

8 Big New Year's Resolutions for 2019

Feeling optimistic? We asked eight Minnesotans for resolution-oriented tips and stories. They told us how to travel, where to get a dog, what to put on our Twin Cities bucket list, why we should transform into pinup models—and so much more.

Twin Cities Outdoor Skating Rinks

You can find dozens of outdoor skating rinks throughout the Twin Cities, but here are some of our favorites

Plenty o' Pumpkins at the Zoo

The month-long Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular brings an enchanted pumpkin forest to the Minnesota Zoo for all ages to enjoy

Weekend Best Bets: Oct. 12-14

Todd about Town: The best weekend events across the state, picked by our travel and entertainment editor

Zombie Pub Crawl 2018: What You Should Know

The biggest undead shamble-and-sip event returns to northeast Minneapolis

Journeys: Scuba in Superior

Shipwrecks, silver fish, and a weekend away make it worth the extra warm-weather layers

Weekend Best Bets: Oct. 5-7

Your to-do list around the Twin Cities includes the Haunted Basement, a new Guthrie show, and more

Pick Your Own Apple (and Orchard)

Get into the autumn spirit with a visit to an apple orchard

Autumnal Eye Candy

Here's where to catch fall colors in the Twin Cities

Forced From Home: The Refugee Experience

The traveling outdoor exhibit stops in Minneapolis to confront visitors with the challenges of displacement

Todd's Weekend Picks: Sept. 14-16

Todd about Town: Our travel editor ranks his favorite events in Minnesota this weekend, from barbecue and autumn brews to comedy galore and a castle party

Weekend Picks in Greater MN: Sept. 7-9

Todd about Town: Travel editor Todd P. Walker chooses his favorite events this weekend—and they're full of fall festivity

AppleJam at the Arb

The season is ripe for the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum's first-ever outdoor music festival

Grape Stomp Season

Even if you're not a wine aficionado, these activities and contests will make you want to check out some grape stomping festivals this fall

Weekend Best Bets: Aug. 30-Sept. 2

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Taylor Swift, Alice Cooper, the Wizard of Oz, strange art, and more

Weekend Best Bets: August 24-26

The best events around the Twin Cities this weekend include country music, crayfish, and crafts

Kräftskiva: Lots of Crayfish

The American Swedish Institute does this delicious tradition right

Journeys: How to Love Baseball While Knowing Little to Nothing about It

Whether you’re a fan for life or an ultra casual like me, baseball is a sport for the summer

Art in the Garden: 5 Artisans to Check Out

The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum hosts more than 40 artisans—featuring pots, paintings, bags, soaps, jewelry, and beautiful surroundings

The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow This Weekend

The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe welcomes the public to enjoy traditional dancing, drum ceremonies, and contests

Sue Z.'s Charitable Check-In: August

Sue Z.'s picks for philanthropic food events in August include the Mill City Night Market and an elegant night out for wildlife rehabilitation

Weekend Best Bets: August 3-5

Your Twin Cities to-do list this weekend includes the metro's most luxurious homes, a taco crawl, Miranda Sings, and the Uptown Art Fair

Weekend Art Fairs: August 3-5

Uptown and Powderhorn Art Fairs hit Minneapolis

Weekend Best Bets: July 26-29

Your weekend to-do list includes classic tunes, classic spirits, and classic art