First Avenue hosted their annual Halloween party and costume contest for a sold-out crowd. Hosted by Ian Rans (of Drinking with Ian), the event drew creative costumers competing for a set of cash and ticket prizes. A bunch of local DJs supplied the music to keep the venue dancing. PHOTOS BY NICK KOZEL on October 31, 2014
October started warm and eventually brought its signature chilly weather, but that didn't stop folks from going out and having fun. Here are some of the most memorable moments from the month. Stay tuned for our round-up of the best costumes of October 2014!
DJ Jake Rudh hosted the annual Transmission Halloween dance night with this year's theme: "Scary Monsters & Super Creeps." With a competition for best costume and spooky dance music for the occasion, the Varsity Theater drew a capacity crowd for the night. PHOTOS BY NICK KOZEL on October 29, 2014
In collaborating with local food artisans like Sweet Science Ice Cream, Tree Fort Soda, and Real Deal Chocolate, offering yoga and meditation classes, and hosting tea and cocktail tastings, Verdant Tea Tasting Room in Seward has been functioning as much more than a place to have a hot cuppa...
Insane Clown Posse returned to the Twin Cities on Saturday night, filling up Myth with Juggalos and Juggalettes ready to party the night away amidst lots of face paint and Faygo. PHOTOS BY ADAM DEGROSS on October 25, 2014
Check out our action-packed review of Insane Clown Posse at Myth.
Christian hip-hop artist Lecrae packed Skyway Theatre on Friday night to promote his chart-topping new album Anomaly. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on October 24, 2014
Don't forget to check out our full review of Lecrae at the Skyway Theatre!
The Black Keys kicked off the second leg of their North American tour at the Target Center Friday night to thousands of screaming fans. PHOTOS BY MARK N KARTARIK on October 24, 2014
Check out our full review of the Black Keys at Target Center.
A wave of craft distilleries has hit Minnesota in the last year, aimed at bringing quality, distinctive spirits to the market. Millers & Saints distillery opened earlier this year in St. Louis Park, first hitting liquor stores and bars with a line of handcrafted vodka in July. Housed in the...
The Suicide Girls, returning to the Varsity Theater with their Blackheart Burlesque tour, put on another high-energy, choreographed show for an enthusiastic gathering of fans. Featuring costumed group numbers and music provided by a DJ, the Suicide Girls performed a variety of ensemble pieces...
Eight years since their last Twin Cities appearance, Pearl Jam returned to Xcel Energy Center Sunday night for a sold out show, much to the delight of their faithful fans. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on October 19, 2014
Pop and rap star Iggy Azalea headlined the University of Minnesota's Homecoming concert at TCF Bank Stadium on a cool Friday night that had students singing along and dancing in the aisles. Crowd favorites Walk The Moon opened the show. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on October 17, 2014
Thousands of the undead filled the streets of downtown Minneapolis for the 10th Annual Zombie Pub Crawl. A sea of fans surrounded two giant outdoor stages which included performances by Prof, Juicy J, and sheet cake tossing DJ Steve Aoki, to name a few. Downtown Minneapolis has never been more...