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Lianna Matt McLernon

Lianna Matt McLernon
Lianna Matt McLernon is an associate editor at Greenspring Media, which publishes Minnesota Monthly. She writes for the travel, style, and arts and culture blogs, but her favorite topic (not-so-secretly) is theater.

Take a Trip for (Frozen) Treats

Grab a scoop from the state’s oldest ice cream shop in Afton: Selma’s Ice Cream Parlour

Journeys: The Start of Adventure

To prep for wilderness canoe trips, Les Voyageurs brings campers out on the Mississippi River

Front-Row Seats in a Silverado

Watching the fireworks from Becker, Minnesota, to the Stone Arch Bridge

Celebrate the Fourth at Fort Snelling

Step back into the 1800s for a celebration rife with cannons, drums, and more

July 2018's Out and About Arts and Entertainment Picks

Comedy, plenty of wine, and a taste of the Caribbean at your front door. It doesn't get any better than these out and about entertainment picks.

Minnesota's Top 10 July 2018 Events

Summer in the Twin Cities hits its stride with outdoor concerts, the X Games, WNBA All-Star Game, and more

This Is the Summer of Surly

More outdoor concerts and a First Avenue collab prove that the third-largest local brewer's brand is growing just as fast as the beer

On Your Mark, Get Set …

Who says turtles are slow? At the Nisswa turtle races, victory can come in less than 10 seconds.

To the North Woods and Back in a Day

With more than 50 trails of hiking, gorgeous views of the St. Louis River, and more, Jay Cooke State Park gives a taste of the North Woods despite being close enough for a Twin Cities day trip.

Minnesota’s First Fine Arts Auction House

Revere Auctions has broken record sales, and its Saturday sale promises a continuance of local and global appeal