The most colorful time of the year is back again, as Minneapolis hosts its annual Pride Parade along Hennepin Avenue on Sunday, June 29. While the parade is fun to watch from the street, restaurants and bars will host events throughout the day so you can stay involved while also boozing and feastin ... More >>
Minneapolis, it's time to welcome a new member to the bocce ball family. Last week, the Republic in Uptown announced that two bocce courts have been secretly added to the restaurant's dining room. Establishments like the Nomad World Bar and Brit's Pub have already jumped on the bocce train. The Nom ... More >>
Calling all Minnesota craft beer veterans! Summit currently has an open position for a full-time brewer to join its staff. The brewery currently employs 8 other brewers, including head brewer Damian McConn, and following last year's expansion, they're looking for one more to join the team. See also ... More >>
Your Twin Cities bucket list from lawn bowling to parades
Meet the brains behind the brews at Summit and sample some of their local goods at Brit's Pub during their tap takeover this fall. See also: New Bohemia to host Oktoberfest
This is a date that many folk-rock fans in the Midwest have been waiting for. Mumford & Sons have just announced a new stretch of The Full English tour dates that will bring them across the United States to several cities that often get left off major tour schedules. And then there's the Twin Ci ... More >>
Brace yourselves shoppers, the Brit boy band sensation One Direction is coming to the Mall of America... well, at least their merchandise is. This spring, the band that won the hearts of tweens around the world with "What Makes You Beautiful" will open a store at the mall for a limited time. See a ... More >>
Even if you have no money, there's always something fun and free to do around town on the weekends. This installment of Freeloader Friday features a slew of CD-release concerts, a rockin' party for toddlers, a chili cook-off for vegans, and an awesome Oscar party at Brit's. Come take a look at o ... More >>
With Valentine's Day fast approaching, you may be wondering what you get your sweetie. This weekend features several great parties that should entertain as well as enable you to shop for the holiday. In addition to these events for lovers, this edition of Freeloader Friday has tons of art shows, ... More >>
January ends with a Week in Food that begins at the library and ends in a steaming pot of homemade chili. Sounds about right to us.
Every show this weekend is Halloween-themed... make sure you have a costume ready.
Now that you've got your clever costume all picked out, you need somewhere fun to go. We've got you covered with a list of enough ghoulish rock 'n roll events happening in the Twin Cities to keep you entertained all weekend long, and deep into Monday night as well.From devilish DJs to terrorizing ... More >>
48-Hour Film Project, Twin Cities Film Fest
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mill-City-Cafe/104091750284?ref=tsThe Mill City Cafe's patio is a lush oasisThe last of winter's snow finally melted in St. Paul yesterday (really), and the tropical heat wave of the past few days seems to have abated, leaving us in a perfect window of patio-enj ... More >>
Is it patio season yet?The humble Scotch egg combines two bang-up breakfast foods and turns them into an edible, portable, rollable snack--that somehow manages to make sausage and eggs pair perfectly with pints of beer. We try 'em nearly every chance we get, and though we appreciate the, ahem, ... More >>
Fine chocolate and fine wine: life is good. Dig yourself out of the house to enjoy chocolate and wine, $5 meat pies, and 13 kinds of vegan chili this Week in Food. Tuesday 2/22 Singles, stand up for your rights to good food and reasonable portion sizes. Head to the Wedge for "Cooking for One. ... More >>
Holidazzle: an excuse to eat Scotch eggs!The [insert name of current corporate sponsor here] Holidazzle parade is a local tradition that everybody gets dragged to at one time or another. And unless you snag one of the coveted skyway spots, you're going to be standing out in the cold or sittin ... More >>
Kathy EasthagenDo your part: drink up. Monday 11/5 Gather at Brit's with members of the Guthrie to honor the theater's smash-hit production of The 39 Steps, based off of Alfred Hitchcock's acclaimed 1935 film. Trivia host John Cosgrove will kick off the evening at 7:15 p.m. with a Movies and Hi ... More >>
Revelers party at Bryant-Lake Bowl So, you blew all your money on that Lady Gaga costume. Or perhaps you were broke to begin with. Either way, there's no excuse to break the bank any further celebrating Halloween this weekend. Unlike upcoming Christmas and New Year's Eve parties, this holiday is ... More >>
Cedric Diggory/Edward Cullen might be coming to town to drink in a bar.
Who knew the vampy, drug addled mother of two had become such a fragile thing in her middle years?
Photographer Dan Corrigan was on hand to capture images from Friday night's show at First Avenue.
We exhibit animalistic instincts. Also, foreshadowing!
A search for Minneapolis's best rooftop dining
This week's City Pages cover story, The Scandal That Could Eat Bush's Brain, about the Karl Rove/Valerie Plame affair, has already been posted for your wonky pleasure. CITY PAGES BLOGS Pizzaman has a new Pizza Car guiding him through the Streets of Pizza. Jack Sparks sings the praises of Drag th ... More >>
If you're an 80s band from Scandinavia or Canada and have difficulty getting into the United States, Norm Coleman should be on your speed-dial. Yes, once again, our esteemed junior senator has assisted an aging hair band in getting their spandex and Final Net across the border. This time Glass Tige ... More >>
He's toxic, she's slipping under The Federlines' hotly awaited UPN reality show finally has an official title: Britney and Kevin: Chaotic. I'm not sure what's so "chaotic" about long days spent smoking Reds, scarfing Flamin' Hot Cheetos and shopping for Von Dutch swag at Kitson, but Britney seems ... More >>
The left launches new Web sites, television station In response to the oft-criticized conservative news-link clearing house the Drudge Report, Salon columnist and frequent Real Time with Bill Maher guest Arianna Huffington will launch a new lefty/celeb blog, The Huffington Report, next month. The N ... More >>
Fifteen of the best summer patios to grab a drink at this summer!