Mike's Mix: 'Batch' Cocktails For Your Party Or PicnicThis week, Mike is checking out a few big-batch recipes that can add some refreshing fun to your summer picnic or cookout!
Local Music Tap: 4 Shows To See This Week(end)From a huge jazz festival in St. Paul to a CD release at the iconic Triple Rock Social Club, here are the four shows and events to see this weekend.
‘De Palma’: A Cinematic Master Plays HimselfPerhaps the first time I became aware of director Brian De Palma’s reputation was from reading MAD Magazine as a kid in the late 80s. There was a single-panel cartoon of a man firing a handgun several times, each shot emanating the onamonapeia “DE PALMA! DE PALMA! DE PALMA!”
Local Music Tap: 4onthefloor, Viva Knieval To Headline Beer Festival In DuluthNext month's fifth annual All Pints North Summer Beer Fest in Duluth will feature local acts 4onthefloor and Viva Knieval, organizers announced Thursday.
Tap Talk Tours: St. Anthony Park BreweriesTap Talk Tours is going hyper-local and looking at St. Paul's St. Anthony Park neighborhood. Learn more about Lake Monster Brewing Co. , Urban Growler Brewing Co. and Bang Brewing.
Wander Minnesota: New Attractions At The ArboretumThere are some really fun new exhibits at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum this summer, interesting for both adults and kids.
MNfusion: Red Cow Owner Luke Shimp, Chef Macdonald Talk New Red RabbitLuke Shimp and chef Todd Macdonald are teaming up to create Minneapolis' latest eatery, Red Rabbit, which will be hopping on the scene in fall 2016.
Bite Of Minnesota: Strawberry JamStrawberries are here! I get so excited for pick-your-own season and strawberries kick it off. We trekked down to Lorence’s Berry Farm in Northfield on Saturday to join the crowds.
Local Music Tap: Lizzo To Headline Pizza Luce Block PartyPizza Luce delivered the lineup for its 2016 block party Monday morning – and, boy, is it hot and fresh.
Mike's Mix: Swampwater From Norseman DistilleryThere are different recipes out there for a Swampwater cocktail, which include ingredients that range from vodka, to Midori, to blue curaçao, to Malibu, to cucumber. Yech. Swampwater is right.
Twins Blog: Glen Perkins Speaks About Shoulder SurgeryGlen Perkins spoke with the media before Friday nights game against the Yankees about the decision announced yesterday to have season-ending shoulder surgery.
Omnitheater Film Celebrates 100 Years Of National Park ServiceThis year marks the 100th birthday of the National Park Service, and the Science Museum of Minnesota is celebrating the occasion all summer with an Omnitheater film that takes viewers mountain biking in Utah, hiking in Yellowstone and ice climbing in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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