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Best Bars With Tropical Drinks In Minnesota

Escape to the island with drinks at these local watering holes.

06/25/2015

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Best Spots In Minnesota For A Father’s Day Drink With Dad

Enjoy a cold drink with dad on his special day.

06/18/2015

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Best Bars In Minnesota To Celebrate Pride Month

You’ll need the extra carbs to withstand the dance floor cardio for the rest of the night, as these regulars never stop moving.

06/11/2015

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Best Bars To Watch The Women’s World Cup In Minnesota

Cheer for your team at these local pubs.

06/04/2015

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Best Bars With A Patio In Minnesota

There are great patios all around Minnesota. Here are few you have to hit this summer.

05/28/2015

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Best Beer Gardens In Minnesota

Minnesota has carried forward the old German tradition of the beer garden. Here are five you may wish to visit this summer.

05/21/2015

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Best Breweries In Minnesota

Recognize our great Minnesota brewers on American Craft Beer Week.

05/14/2015

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Best Places To Get Flowers In Minnesota

The beauty of a beautiful bouquet of flowers never fails to get a smile.

05/07/2015

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Ask A Minnesota Bartender: Your Best Tequila Cocktail

Toss out that pre-made Margarita mix and try your hand at these expertly crafted tequila cocktails.

05/05/2015

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Best Bars To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Minnesota

More than just a reason to drink and dance, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican heritage and independence. But a little tequila never hurt.

04/30/2015

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Best Speakeasy Bars In Minnesota

Recall the glory days of drinks and danger at these local bars.

04/23/2015

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Best Gay Bars In Minnesota

The best of Twin Cities gay bars are found right here.

04/16/2015

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Top 2015 Music Festivals In The U.S.

A look at five of the best upcoming music festivals from across the country

04/15/2015

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Best Bars To Spend Your Tax Return/Celebrate End of Tax Day In Minnesota

You’ve worked hard all year, now is the time to splurge.

04/09/2015

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Best Monday Night Specials In Minnesota

No need to fear the Monday at these local bars and restaurants.

04/02/2015

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Best Rainy Day Bars In Minnesota

Don’t let a good spring shower rain on your parade. These bars are a great escape from the weather.

03/26/2015

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Best Baseball Bars In Minnesota

Nothing beats going to the game, but when you just want some good old fashioned baseball, these bars aren’t too shabby either.

03/19/2015

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Best Bars For March Madness In Minnesota

Throw on your team colors and let March Madness sweep you away at these local bars.

03/12/2015

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Best Irish Bars In Minnesota

Ireland is represented well at these local pubs.

03/05/2015

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Ask A Minnesota Bartender: Your Best Martini Recipe

Read about the popular martini by Pip Hanson of Marvel Bar and Pat Mancini of Mancini’s, two prominent Minnesota food and beverage connoisseurs.

02/26/2015

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Best Bars In Minnesota With A Fireplace

Many bars now are welcoming patrons with the good cheer of a fireplace, encouraging partiers to warm their winter bones and connect with others.

02/19/2015

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Best Mardi Gras Celebrations In Minnesota

Arouse your spirits and warm your soul this season with any of these five Mardi Gras events.

02/12/2015

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Best Valentine’s Day Events For Singles In Minnesota

Valentine’s Day can be special even if you aren’t linked to that special someone.

02/05/2015

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Best Jazz Bands In Minnesota

We’ve got some of the finest jazz musicians right here in Minnesota.

01/29/2015

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What You Need To Know In Entertainment – February 2015

February may be the peak of the winter blues with plenty of snow and lovesick couples to go around, but the month also has something else to offer that should cheer even the most sour spirits up.

01/28/2015

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Backstreet Boys At The Xcel Energy Center

Relive the Backstreet Boys’ glory days Tuesday night at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

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Mumford & Sons Take On Sold-Out Crowd

During a slight lull between songs, Mumford and Sons looked out across the sold-out crowd of the Xcel Energy Center and asked a simple question: “Where were you in (2008) when we played the 400 Club to 12 people?”

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Pentatonix At Mill City Nights

It seems almost strange to see a crowd packed around a nearly completely empty stage — with only two small platforms and zero instruments. But half-way into the first song, you realize, you don’t miss the band at all.

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Joshua Radin At Mill City Nights

Joshua Radin performed at Mill City Nights on Thursday. Click here for a full Q&A with the indie singer.

Grammy Nominations

The nominations for the 54th annual Grammy Awards have been announced. See who is up for top awards and who else earned major props. And be sure to watch CBS when the awards are handed out on Feb. 12.

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