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Art-A-Whirl

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Wander Minnesota: Art-A-Whirl

Friday marks the opening of the 19th annual Art-A-Whirl. This hugely popular art tradition sprawls out over several venues across NE Minneapolis. It’s a great opportunity to meet the artists themselves in their work spaces, see (and purchase!) original artworks, and support the arts community. For some practical tips on planning a visit to Art-A-Whirl, see How to Whirl, and for tips on visiting with kids, see Savvy Mom’s story on how to survive and thrive at Art-A-Whirl with kids in tow.

05/13/2014

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Take A Spin Through Art-A-Whirl

The 18th-annual Art-A-Whirl is underway in northeast Minneapolis this weekend. It’s the largest weekend-long open studio tour in the country. Check out the video to see what artists say they love about their craft, and what it means to them.

05/18/2013

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Northeast Minneapolis Hosting 18th Annual Art-A-Whirl

Once again, it’s time to head over to Northeast Minneapolis to check out local arts, enjoy a wealth of foods, and enjoy the flavor of one of the Twin Cities most unique neighborhoods. The Art-A-Whirl is one of the largest open studio tours in the country.

05/17/2013

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Working For The Weekend: Top Entertainment Bets

It’s Thursday, and that means it’s time to start planning some weekend fun. This spring weekend offers beer around the state, an outdoor art tour in northeast Minneapolis and comic books at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.

05/16/2013

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Art-A-Whirl: One Of The Nation’s Largest Open Studio Tours

The Art-A-Whirl is one of the largest open studio tours in the country, and it takes place at more than 50 locations in northeast Minneapolis.

05/19/2012

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DeRusha Eats His Way Through Art-A-Whirl

Just like there are all kinds of artists at Art-A-Whirl in northeast Minneapolis, there’s just as much of an eccentric collection of restaurants, too.

05/19/2012

Weekend Family Ideas

Minnesota Family Fun Weekend Guide: May 20-22

If your family is anything like mine, by mid-morning on Saturday you are going to be wishing you had planned something to get out of the house. Lucky for you, it’s that time of year in Minnesota when there’s a fest celebrating anything and everything every weekend. This weekend you’ll find festivals with a focus on art, music, water, and even Legos.

05/19/2011