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Winter To-Do List: 46 Can’t-Miss Events

Get up north, downtown, to theaters, among the clouds, jamming out, fishing, eating, riding a giant kite across a frozen lake—and more January through February
Beth Bombara performs at Rivertown Comics & Games during Big Turn Music Festival

A Winter Escape to Red Wing Sounds Good

The Big Turn Music Fest is an invitation to experience southern Minnesota this February
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 30

A documentary, a new single, and the annual Holiday Soul Tour mark three decades of the Blenders
Last year's "Thought in Motion" production

Weekend Best Bets: Dec. 6-8

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Handel’s ”Messiah,” holidays with the Craft Council, and more
An event venue full of people visiting vendor booths

Don’t Miss the 2019 Best of Minnesota Party

Minnesota Monthly’s Best of Minnesota Party features Kat Perkins, Cade Bittner, food, drinks, and area businesses.
Lizzo Performance Palace Theatre St. Paul

The Most 2020 Grammy Nominations? 100% Lizzo

The artist is up for eight awards, including Record of the Year and Best New Artist
Diva Cage Match at Minneapolis Cider Company, photo by Dan Norman

A Cage Match at the Opera

Opera singers compete to be the winning duo in the third annual Diva Cage Match-Tag Team Duets
Hieu Minh Nguyen

Best of MN, 2019: Arts & Culture

Lizzo, Amy Klobuchar, Dua Saleh, "Sahan Journal," and more put Minnesota on the map for arts and culture in 2019

The Best Events in MN, Sept.-Oct. 2019

These 21 events mark the best ways to spend fall—from the Twin Cities Film Festival and Oktoberfest to Darkness Day and the Haunted Basement
J.S. Ondara

Fall Arts 2019: Minnesota’s Must-See Autumn Shows

Your guide to art, theater, dance, comedy, and music events in MN, September through December