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An outside view of Pub 819 featuring red patio umbrellas

A Day Trip to Downtown Hopkins

Enjoy good food, fun shops, and even a show or two along Hopkins’ Mainstreet
Minnesota Twins' Target Field

The Twins’ 2019 Home Opener

A new food and market area, a vest giveaway to the first 30,000 fans, Justin Morneau, and more are kicking off the season

Style + Shopping March 26-April 8 || American Craft Show, M.M....

A new wedding venue, vintage markets, and many excuses to pamper yourself await
A woman with a smartwatch in the park with a leather shoulder bag

A New Time for Smartwatches

This technology has changed over the years since its introduction

The Best of MN 2018

Minnesota has offered up a lot to love in 2018—from the people, entertainment, and food to the shopping, news stories, and bold new activities. These are 52 of our favorites. (We asked you, too, and tallied your responses.)

Quick Guide to Snowshoeing

Burns more calories than running

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An outside view of Pub 819 featuring red patio umbrellas

A Day Trip to Downtown Hopkins

Enjoy good food, fun shops, and even a show or two along Hopkins’ Mainstreet
Minnesota Twins' Target Field

The Twins’ 2019 Home Opener

A new food and market area, a vest giveaway to the first 30,000 fans, Justin Morneau, and more are kicking off the season

Weekend Best Bets: March 22-24

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Waffle Day, classic musicals, more
Bald eagle against the sky

SOAR with the Eagles

Catch the last two weekends of the monthlong festival at Wabasha's National Eagle Center

Arts

Inside Mark Mallman’s Musical Pursuit of Happiness

Mark Mallman went through a beast of a Minnesota winter a few years back. In the aftermath of his mother’s death and the dissolution...

Alec Soth Returns to Share His Spiritual Reawakening with Us

The renowned photographer’s happiness-inspired show, ”I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating,” is now at the Weinstein Hammons Gallery

Minneapolis Artist Ashley Mary is a Mural Machine

Minneapolis visual artist and designer Ashley Mary’s abstract, mixed-media patterns bring electricity and fervor to any surface, be it a canvas, a shirt, stationery,...
Joy Dolo, Becca Hart, Reed Sigmund and Dean Holt in ‘The Hobbit’ Photo by Dan Norman

Review: “The Hobbit” Makes World Premiere at Children’s Theatre Company

Bilbo and crew, from the J.R.R. Tolkien classic, capture the spirit of storytelling in Minneapolis

Food

Indian Spinach Dip and Chipotle Bean Dip Recipes

Add a healthy twist to the chip and dip combo for March Madness and beyond
Photo of a green vodka mixed drink

Think Spring Drinks

Mix up tasty tipples from St. Patrick’s Day through the big melt to welcome spring
Photo of two Gray Fox Coffee drinks on white table

The Golden Latte is in Town

The best spots to get a golden latte in Minneapolis and St. Paul
The crowd at Willards, in Cambridge

New Restaurant: Willards’ Elevated Nordic Food Is Worth the Drive

Chef Erick Harcey goes home — and we’re following him, for delicious Nordic cuisine in Cambridge

Culture

Style + Shopping March 26-April 8 || American Craft Show, M.M....

A new wedding venue, vintage markets, and many excuses to pamper yourself await
A woman with a smartwatch in the park with a leather shoulder bag

A New Time for Smartwatches

This technology has changed over the years since its introduction
Clockwise, from above left, photos from "Shadow," "Rafiki," "Ladies in Black," "Crystal Swan," and "Yuli," all featured in the 2019 Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival

MSPIFF 2019 for Fashion Lovers

Here are just some movies a fashion lover might like at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival
Cyrano de Bergerac Guthrie 3-19 1028 Cyrano de Bergerac , by Edmond Rostand, directed by Joseph Haj Guthrie Theater 3/15/19 Lighting Design: Rui Rita Scenic Design: McKay Coble Costume Design: Jan Chambers Photograph © T Charles Erickson tcepix@comcast.net http://tcharleserickson.photoshelter.com/

The Costumes of “Cyrano de Bergerac”

Gain some insight on Jan Chambers' costumes for the Guthrie’s latest show on the proscenium stage