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  • Blogs

    March 14, 2014

    Nomad World Pub plans 9th birthday celebration

    The Nomad World Pub has made a fine addition to the string of stellar bars and clubs along Cedar Avenue on Minneapolis's West Bank. Countless local and national acts have rocked the Nomad's intimate stage over the years, with the venue consistently offering up-and-coming area acts a place where they ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2014

    Drink rare beers for charity at Northern Lights Rare Beer Fest

    On March 29, the Minnesota History Center will host Northern Lights Rare Beer Fest, a charitable beer festival that doubles as an awareness/fundraising event for Pints for Prostates. Thirty breweries will be on hand, including ten locals, each of whom will highlight rare, one-off, and vintage beers. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2013

    Minnesota contributes to the thriving craft beer industry: By the numbers

    Minnesotans aren't shy about their love of good craft beer. These days, it seems like everyone's trying to perfect their own special basement brews. However, for those of us who aren't lucky enough to get our fermentation fix on our own, buying craft beer -- both local and national -- is the way to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2012

    City Pages Beer Festival coming June 2. Daily Deal tickets available now

    The 20th-annual City Pages Beer Festival returns to downtown Minneapolis near 10th and Hennepin on Saturday, June 2. The festival is your ticket to free, unlimited beer samples from dozens of brewers, including Lift Bridge, Finnegans, Goose Island, Lucid, Lucky Bucket, Northern, Sierra Nevada, and m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    The Four Firkins picks six great beers for New Year's Eve

    Why not ring in the new year with a different kind of bubbly? Jason Alvey, owner of the Four Firkins specialty beer store, helped us select a sixer for New Year's Eve--and any night, for that matter.

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival sold out

    Beer Dabbler sold out, but you can still get tickets​Once again Twin Cities beer fans have demonstrated their insatiable desire for good beer and their willingness to support those that provide it. Advance tickets for the Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival event scheduled for Saturday in Mears Park ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2010

    Match the hoppy beer with its over-the-top marketing copy

    What's the hops?​This Saturday and Sunday, the Blue Nile is devoting all its taps to "that little herb called humulus lupulus," for Hop Heads Only. While we appreciate insanely hoppy beers for their fragrant, grapefruit aromas, and bitter bite, we also dig their brash attitude. According to th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Daunte Culpepper redux: He's huge in Sacramento!

    Best Mountain Lion QB ever​There's a weird Vikings reunion going on west of the Sierra Nevada: Quarterback Daunte Culpepper has just signed a deal to play football under the eye of coach Dennis Green -- for the Sacramento Mountain Lions, a UFL franchise. The first time time those two paired u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    City Pages Beer Festival: Get tickets now

    ​If you love beer, you've probably had dreams like this: You're wandering around a big, open space, surrounded by hundreds of great beers, and you can drink any of them you want! You can make that dream a reality at City Pages' 18th annual Beer Festival, coming up on Saturday, June 5, in dow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2009

    Cans are the new bottles in the world of beer

    Cans are replacing bottles as the go-to container for craft beer brewers, including locals like Surly and 21st Amendment.

  • Calendar

    June 24, 2009
  • News

    November 8, 2006

    Reviews You Can Use

    Want to put your newfound wine smarts to the test? City Pages' guest taster issues his recommendatinos for bottles sure to please.

  • News

    October 4, 2006

    Kill the Messenger

    The tragic death of one of America's most important investigative journalists

  • Movies

    June 9, 2004
  • News

    April 3, 1996