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What to Do for Twin Cities Pride, June 22-24

Mark your calendars for the best events of Twin Cities Pride

Weekend Best Bets: June 15-17

This weekend around the Twin Cities, your to-do list includes street magic, food truck extravaganzas, festivals, and more

6 Foods to Pack for the Cabin

Don't head north to the cabin without these delicious necessities

3 Last-Minute Camping Options

Plan a camping trip on the fly—Minnesota's good for it

Weekend Best Bets: June 8-10

Your Twin Cities to-do list includes touring your dream house through the Luxury Home Remodeling Tour, getting funky at Sociable Cider Werks, and much more

Sue Z.'s Charitable Check-In: June

This month, Sue Z. recommends visiting 100 breweries in one place, plus more delicious happenings—with proceeds benefiting good causes

Walker Art Center's mini-golf returns

Another year, another chance to putt through a maze of Brillo boxes

New Ways to Explore 3 Classic MN Destinations

From Fort Snelling to the North Shore, check out this summer's technological updates to historic and wild Minnesota places

11 Easter Egg Hunts: From Flashlights to Geocaching

Yes, there's an annual adults-only Easter egg hunt in Rochester—and another for dogs, and another with geocaching, and another that drops them out of the sky. Check out more of the best egg hunts around Minnesota.

5 Natural Wonders in Minnesota

Mother Nature takes the best selfies

Alternatives to Black Friday Shopping During Thanksgiving Weekend

Skip the Black Friday crowds this year and celebrate Thanksgiving weekend with one of these family-friendly events.

Stand-up Paddleboarding in Winter?

SUP is a hot new sport…even in icy waters

Minnesota’s Unlikely Downhill Ski Legacy

No mountains? No problem. How America’s original ski area birthed Lindsay Vonn and other Olympians

Where to Run a Turkey Trot in Minnesota This Thanksgiving

Burning off those Thanksgiving Day calories is a great way to start the day before giving thanks for what you have. Join one of these fun (and local) turkey trot races on Thanksgiving morning.

Go Mountain Biking

An off-road adventure

Where in MN: Corrugated-steel Boathouses

Lots for these vernacular structures were once given out as company perks—now they’re on the historic register

Minnesota Fall Travel Guide

The much-adored autumn season is upon us, and one of the best places to enjoy cooler weather, vibrant colors, and that warm fuzzy feeling that comes with fall is in the Midwest. Embark on a getaway in northern Minnesota or Wisconsin and enjoy fall in true northern style.

Where in MN: Limestone Bluff

This towering rock is the most distinguishing natural landmark of one of Minnesota’s most picturesque waterfront cities

Try Trail Running

A natural alternative to pavement

Learn to Kayak

First flatwater, then whitewater

The Fox and the Hound

A photo essay of the Long Lake Hounds

Where in MN September 2017

The Land of 10,000 Lakes may not have as many waterfalls, but it does have an abundance of breathtaking cascades, including this especially curious one

Where in MN is this Minnesota-shaped Forest?

Yes, it’s real. We promise. A Minnesota-shaped forest exists somewhere within this fine state’s bounds, created by a clever DNR staffer back in the early 1990s.

Spring Getaways

You don't have to go far to appreciate the wonders of Mother Nature in spring. From waterfalls to unique festivals, we highlight a few of our favorite destinations

Where to Eat, Drink, and Explore in 10 Minnesota Cities

Where to eat, drink, and explore in 10 Minnesota Cities
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Slice of the Twin Cities

Experience Minnesota Monthly’s Slice of the Twin Cities, an all-ages event where local pizzerias compete to be named the best by a panel of culinary experts. October 21st at Earle Brown Event Center

Best of Minnesota Party

Celebrate the spirit of Minnesota! Featuring the Best of Minnesota – the people, the culture, the landmarks and the spirit, the party will showcase the fun and diverse aspects of our state. December 5, 2018 at Aria
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