Online Alternatives to Going Out During COVID-19

Feel a little bit more normal with these online alternatives for theater, music, festivals, and more

Weekend Best Bets: March 6-8

Things to do this weekend: Bock Fest, Festival of Owls, RollerGirls, Rock the Cradle, Food & Wine Experience, and more
Ray Aponte (right) leads kids from North Minneapolis in cross-country skiing at Theodore Wirth Park

Ray Aponte Helps Northside Youth Embrace the Outdoors

Loppet Foundation’s new Adventures Director uses activities like cross-country skiing to inspire local students
Soren Van Luven, 3, of Minneapolis, helps drill a hole for a maple tap during a demonstration of the tapping process at

Maple-Tapping Season Is Short and Sweet in Minnesota

March through April, squeeze the most out of maple tapping in Stearns County—and stick around for ceramics and hard cider
Kite Crossing on Lake Mille Lacs

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 28-March 1

What to do in the Twin Cities this weekend: Mille Lacs Kite Crossing, a potluck at Potluck, ASI's 90th anniversary, and more
Photo by Melissa Sherwood

The Best Events in MN, March-April 2020

The top 20 things to do in Minnesota this spring—from the Twins to the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival and more

What It’s Like to Climb Minneapolis’ Tallest Skyscraper

Climb for a Cure challenges anyone to scale all 50 floors of the IDS Center—a goal that draws firefighters, fitness enthusiasts, and supporters of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
"Woven Chronicle," part of "When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Migration through Contemporary Art" at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 21-23

What to do in the Twin Cities this weekend: Midwest Corgi Fest, Winter Beer Dabbler, new Mia exhibit on migration, and more
Pinstripes

Weekend Best Bets: Valentine’s Edition (Feb. 14-16)

What to do on Valentine's Day weekend in the Twin Cities: dinner specials, shows, skating, and more

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 7-9

Things to do around the Twin Cities this weekend: chili cook-offs, ski-lift speed dating, a dog derby, and more