After months of anticipation, the day of the MLB's All Star Game has finally arrived. Whether you're lucky enough to have tickets, or you're just hanging out in Downtown Minneapolis to enjoy the spectacle, odds are that at some point you're going to need some food. While some 30-odd bars have been g ... More >>
Conor Oberst With Dawes First Avenue, Minneapolis Sunday, June 1, 2014 34-year-old Conor Oberst no longer writes the sad songs that once served as our youthful, cry-along anthems, but he still manages to rein in sold-out crowds. Such was the case on Sunday night, when Oberst played the first of two ... More >>
If these walls could talk. Urban Lights is one of the longest-running -- and underrated -- music shops in the Twin Cities, and is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this Saturday at Nomad World Pub. That's a pretty big deal; anything lasting 20 years in these ADHD days is nothing short of a miracle, ... More >>
Since opening its doors last summer, The Bachelor Farmer has become one of the Twin Cities' it dining spots. Owned by Eric and Andrew Dayton (sons of a certain hockey-loving governor), it's been lauded locally and nationally, and last month it received a James Beard semifinalist nod for Best New Res ... More >>
Ten bartenders mix for a trip to Miami!How's this for mixing it up on a Monday night? Ten local bartenders are competing tonight at the 4 Orange Iron Cocktail Competition from 6-8 p.m. at Chino Latino, emceed by Seth Bixby Daugherty. For the first round, bartenders must use 4 Orange vodka a ... More >>
It's almost that time, bass fanatics. Woody McBride's second takeover of First Avenue in six months goes down in just one week. Next Friday, more than 60 DJs will descend upon the club and play some of the funkiest, ear-splitting, heavens-opening tracks known (or not known) to man for nearly 10 ho ... More >>
You voted for your favorite people, places and things in the Twin Cities, and now you can see the result. Here are City Pages' Best of the Twin Cities Readers' Choice Award winners.
Downtown nightlife patrons witness a spectacle.
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Lady Sovereign is no stranger to Minneapolis.
The morning after 'Figaro,' the count is still a royal pain and the people are revolting
Jeune Lune strips the sumptuous 'Carmen' to its bullfighting briefs
Figaro without the fig leaf; Fugard's prison drama: No curtain, just bars
Suzzy Roche hits the road with a new album about the beauty of staying home
Hip hop's morph master Kool Keith raps about beauty, porn, and life without bodyguards