The former home of Preston's at Seven Corners is now Republic, which preserved the historic space but upgraded the bar fare and the beer list. Even though the fishbowls have been replaced by ricotta fritters, prices still fit squarely within a student budget. PHOTOS BY E. KATIE HOLM
221 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis /
612.338.6146; www.republicmn.com. Read the review.
We Minnesotans have a sweet love affair with bikes in the summertime, and the brave even ride in the winter. After all, we were named Best Bike City! Here are photos readers submitted when we asked them to snap a pic of their cool bike for the slideshow. Have one to add? cpslideshow at gmail...
A collection of graphic designs by Adam Garcia and other artists are on view at CO Exhibitions. Opening night featured a DJ, music by Michael Gaughan, and was attended by many Minneapolis artists and up-and-coming fashion designers. CO Exhibitions, 1101 Stinson Blvd. NE, Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY...
A large bowling green dominates the rooftop of Brit's Pub on Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis. The popular British sport brings amateurs and league players alike to soak up the sun, have a lot of fun, and get a taste of Britannia. PHOTOS BY VINCENT MARCINELLI on July 9, 2011.
Fans of the aggressive alternative sound for which Vans Warped Tour is known came out despite the heat to enjoy a day of music at Canterbury. Raise up your devil horns. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on July 10, 2011
The Vans Warped Tour rolled into town Sunday at Canterbury Park in Shakopee. Photos include: Devil Wears Prada,
D.R.U.G.S., Enter Shakari, Foxy Shazam, Grieves With Budo (Cameo by Brother Ali), Lucero, and Saturnalia. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on July 10, 2011
Mayor La Guardia once said Burlesque catered to morons and perverts, and New York's Jonny Porkpie's "Grab My Junk" game show was no exception last Friday at Bryant Lake Bowl. NYC artist and author, Jo "Boobs" showed great ability as a giant lizard, with adept use of rope, and a sex toy. Local...
Pink Mink celebrated the much-awaited release of their first album on the Betsey Northrup river boat with the Birthday Suits opening and Dave Campbell DJing the upstairs dance floor. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on July 8, 2011
The denim was out and the booties were shakin' at Jean Jam 4 at Club Jager Saturday night. DJs The Stayspun, MMMKowski, and Slamdunkapher, along with crazy visuals from Bobby 'America's Sweetheart' Kahn kept the denim dancing and sweaty on a hot summer night. PHOTOS BY ALEX UNCAPHER on JULY...
Josh Groban lit up the Target Center Friday night with his amazing vocals, silly sense of humor, and a sincere desire to interact with fans. Groban performed music from all of his albums, concluding with the popular "You Raise Me Up." PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ on July 8, 2011
Astronautalis performed his first show since moving to Minneapolis at the Guthrie Theater's Dowling Studio on Sunday night as part of the Dessa-curated Cadence Series. Lazlo Supreme and Mally opened along with poets Sam Cook and Shane Hawley opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on July 9, 2011