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  • Mastodon slaughters First Avenue
    Sludge metal overlords Mastodon sold out First Avenue with a brutal triple bill of metal that included France's Gojira and Norway's Kvelertak. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on May 7, 2014
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  • Fantastic Flowers at Art in Bloom 2014 at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts
    The Minneapolis Institute of Arts hosted another amazing year of Art in Bloom, pairing famous paintings with floral arrangements inspired by the masterpieces. PHOTOS BY TATIANA CRAINE on May 4, 2014
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  • Mango Factory: The Tour
    It may be a Japanese restaurant, but there is a definite air of American exorbitance at Mango Factory, a new sushi and tea cafe in Cedar-Riverside. Portions are big, showy, and, confoundingly, there is a whole lot of deep-frying going on. We recommend any of the various desserts and most of the...
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  • Queens of the Stone Age rock out at the Roy
    California rock legends Queens of the Stone Age rocked out at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in downtown St. Paul on Tuesday night. Chelsea Wolfe opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on May 6, 2014
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  • Chromeo get funky at First Avenue
    Dave 1 and P-Thugg, better known as Chromeo, were welcomed back to First Avenue with a sold-out crowd on Tuesday night. The duo premiered new tracks off next week's release White Women. DJ/Producer Oliver opened. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on May 6, 2014
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  • Best Costumes at Minneapolis Comic Con 2014
    Thousands of fans came to Wizard World's Minneapolis Comic Con to celebrate sci-fi, fantasy, and geekdom with like-minded folks. From Minecraft guys and Loki to Adventure Time- and TARDIS-themed costumes, many dressed up as their favorite characters all weekend long. Here are the 105 best of...
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  • Minneapolis Comic Con 2014: People & Scenes
    There was plenty to see and do over the weekend at Wizard World's Minneapolis Comic Con. We scoped out the Convention Center and caught all the action from the exhibit hall to the panels and beyond. Check out our journey through the eye-catching con of 2014. Check out more from Minneapolis...
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  • Minneapolis Comic Con 2014 Photobooth
    Cosplayers came out in droves for Comic Con over the weekend, and we captured some of the most amazing costumes on camera. PHOTOS BY NICK KOZEL on May 4, 2014 Check out more from Minneapolis Comic Con! Star Wars Day at Minneapolis Comic Con 2014: May the 4th Be With You Stars come out to...
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  • Hen House Eatery: The Tour
    Hen House Eatery recently took over the downtown Minneapolis space vacated by the 99-year-old Peter's Grill. New owners Maribel Cuandros Perrault, Barb Gardiner, and Tara Koenig are offering mostly familiar diner classics, with a focus on local ingredients. A cheery interior with some folksy...
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  • Ultimate Doctor Who Fans at Minneapolis Comic Con 2014
    The Doctor is in... Or at least he was. Matt Smith (the 11th Doctor) and one of his onscreen companions Karen Gillan (Amy Pond) from Doctor Who visited Wizard World's Minneapolis Comic Con to chat with fans about the popular series. Whovians descended upon the Minneapolis Convention Center,...
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  • Star Wars Day at Minneapolis Comic Con 2014: May the 4th Be With You
    It just so happened that Star Wars Day fell upon the last day of Wizard World's Minneapolis Comic Con, and we caught the best cosplay from that galaxy far, far away. Check out more from Minneapolis Comic Con: Stars come out to play at Minneapolis Comic Con
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  • Stars come out to play at Minneapolis Comic Con 2014
    Sci-fi and fantasy celebrities came to Minneapolis for the first-ever Wizard World Comic Con in Minnesota this weekend. From the guys behind Firefly (Nathan Fillion and Adam Baldwin) to Doctor Who folks like Matt Smith and Karen Gillan to the legendary William Shatner -- there were tons of...
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