Slideshows: A Prairie Home Companion, Stachefest, and more


A Prairie Home Companion returned to the State Theater this weekend, delighting audiences with its down-home humor and engrossing storytelling and featuring some amazing musical talent. Host Garrison Keillor was joined by Nellie McKay, Steve Wariner, Andra Suchy, and more. Click here for the full slideshow by Stacy Schwartz.

The back room at Envy was transformed on Friday night into a neon wonderland featuring DJ Strangelove and a costumed bar staff for the Alice in Wonderland theme party. Click here for a full slideshow by Tony Nelson.

An event known as Stachefest took over the Bedlam this weekend, featuring fine facial hair, Pretty Ugly, The Sexbots, Jonathan Ackerman and more. Click here for a full photobooth slideshow by Denis Jeong Plaster.

In addition to sold-out shows in the Main Room by Brother Ali and Mason Jennings, First Ave's VIP Room was filled to the brim Friday night for DJ Frankie Bones. The Brooklyn techno legend was joined by Woody McBride, DJ Werk, and 000000000001. Click here for a full slideshow by Tony Nelson.

Stray Cat Brian Setzer brought his orchestra home to Minnesota for a rockin' Christmas show at Mystic Lake Casino last night. Click here for a slideshow of photos by Tony Nelson.