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Party Pics: 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance

The parade of classics and costumes in Excelsior brought in $25,000 for homelessness
Toffee Squares with Pretzel Topping and Hazelnut and Honey Diamonds

Raise the (Dessert) Bar

Easy yet delicious and decorative bar cookies elevate options for serving and gifting
J.D. Hoyt's Supper Club is a top old-school steakhouse, says Jason DeRusha

Jason’s Top 5 Old-School Steakhouses

The best Twin Cities steakhouses for a classic, high-end experience
Tattersall Distilling's Holiday Market

Weekend Best Bets: Dec. 13-15

This weekend around the Twin Cities, the holiday events keep rolling in: ”Chill," "Nutcracker," market at Tattersall, and more
panorama of thanksgiving dinner with turkey, Joshua Resnick - Adobe Stock

Turkey Tips

Prepare and roast a whole bird with ease or choose smaller portions throughout the holiday season

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Tattersall Distilling's Holiday Market

Weekend Best Bets: Dec. 13-15

This weekend around the Twin Cities, the holiday events keep rolling in: ”Chill," "Nutcracker," market at Tattersall, and more
A great gray owl perched in Sax-Zim Bog

Why Winter Is a Great Time for Birding

Don't let cold Minnesota weather deter you from birdwatching spots that flourish this time of year
Ornaments at the European Christmas Market

Sue Z.’s Picks: Holiday Bake Sale and Twin Cities’ Largest Tea...

For some holiday spirit, Sue Z. recommends a St. Paul bake sale and a big metro tea party
Schnitzel

Weekend Best Bets: Nov. 29-Dec. 1

This Thanksgiving weekend around the Twin Cities: turkey dinners, Hmong New Year, holiday markets, "Six," and more

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Party Pics: 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance

The parade of classics and costumes in Excelsior brought in $25,000 for homelessness
Tattersall Distilling's Holiday Market

Weekend Best Bets: Dec. 13-15

This weekend around the Twin Cities, the holiday events keep rolling in: ”Chill," "Nutcracker," market at Tattersall, and more
From left: Trisha Leir, Marty Leir

Party Pics: Bone Appetit Gala

The event raised $250,000 for life-saving efforts and rescuing animals
The Blenders turn 30 (left to right): Allan Rust, Tim Kasper, Darren Rust, Ryan Lance

From Boy Band Potential to A Cappella Supremacy: The Blenders at...

A documentary, a new single, and the annual Holiday Soul Tour mark three decades of the Blenders

Food

Toffee Squares with Pretzel Topping and Hazelnut and Honey Diamonds

Raise the (Dessert) Bar

Easy yet delicious and decorative bar cookies elevate options for serving and gifting
J.D. Hoyt's Supper Club is a top old-school steakhouse, says Jason DeRusha

Jason’s Top 5 Old-School Steakhouses

The best Twin Cities steakhouses for a classic, high-end experience
Pizza at Mucci's Italian

Jason’s Top 5 Spots for a Family Holiday Party

Looking for a restaurant to host your family's holiday shindig? Our food critic recommends five metro spots.
A delicious spread at Brim, with the Golden Cauliflower Bowl in the front

Sue Z.’s Eats: Brim, Dakota Jazz Club

What to eat: a burger with jazz and gluten-free bowls, picked by Sue Z.

Culture

Tattersall Distilling's Holiday Market

Weekend Best Bets: Dec. 13-15

This weekend around the Twin Cities, the holiday events keep rolling in: ”Chill," "Nutcracker," market at Tattersall, and more
Pantone's 2020 Color of the Year is Classic Blue. Photo by Stephen Baker/Huge.

11 Items Inspired by Pantone’s 2020 Color of the Year

Add Classic Blue to your life with these looks, decor, and accessories by Minnesota makers
Santa Ken Cloud

A Farewell Letter from the Former Southdale Santa

Ken Cloud moves on, with a new mission of spreading cheer
A paper cut out of a reindeer amid a holiday ornament and books on a table.

Style + Shopping Dec. 3-16 || More Holiday Markets (Surprised?)

Check out some of the many holiday markets and even more pop-up markets, mostly not holiday related

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