With the State Fair, several outdoor festivals and concerts, there was a lot to see and do in August. Check out some of the music, restaurant tours and special events that made August one of the hottest months in Minnesota! BY CP PHOTOGRAPHY STAFF
The 12th Strand semi-monthly returned to the Loft with graffiti artists eager to tag topless ladies as the sounds of More Than Lights entertained the audience. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on Aug. 28, 2010
The Moongoons, Get Cryphy DJs, Shannon Blowtorch and friends bid the Bedlam a loud goodbye at the popular Friday night monthly, "Bomp!". Even much-missed DJ Jimmy2Times returned from New York to rock... PHOTOS BY ALEX UNCAPHER on Aug. 28, 2010
Each of the dogs in this slideshow has been declared a "dangerous dog" by the city of Minneapolis. The names and addresses of each dog has been posted on Minneapolis' animal control website. Read our Dangerous Dogs cover story that ran Aug. 25, 2010.
With gorgeous creations of food-art, James Winberg and Mike Brown, the team from Victory 44, have created a cozy space in Robbinsdale, proving that haute cuisine does not have to be stuffy. Their menu rotates daily with 20 different items.
4154 West Broadway, Robbinsdale. PHOTOS BY MICHELLE LEON
Red Pens rocked Loring Park on Tuesday as the third night in the Movies & Music series played out. The band was followed by a screening of the local filmed "Nobody" about a grad student looking for meaning PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ on Aug. 24, 2010
Hip-hop legend Mos Def performed last night at the Guthrie Theater in the venue's very first rap concert on the main stage. Despite his sound reverberating a bit too much in the cavernous space, Mos got the crowd on its feet with a charismatic delivery of new and old material. With Dessa....