Work Begins On 2016 City Of Lakes LoppetThose enchanting ice luminaries are now being created for February's City of Lakes Loppet Festival in Minneapolis. Volunteers and Luminary Loppet Team members began work on freezing and "hatching" the luminaries Friday, as well as making snow for the festival's many sculptures.
Hundreds Take Part In City Of Lakes LoppetThere may not be a lot of snow on the ground this year, but at least it felt more like a Minnesota winter on Sunday at the City of Lakes Loppet in Minneapolis.
Luminary Loppet Lights Up Lake Of The IslesThe beautiful Luminary Loppet drew thousands to Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis Saturday night. Volunteers created 1,200 ice luminaries that lit a beautiful path. Organizers of the City of Lakes Loppet announced earlier this week that it would be a walking-only event because there wasn't enough snow on the lake.
Melting Snow Tough On Ski Shops, Outdoor EnthusiastsWhile the snow is piling up on the East Coast, we're enjoying temperatures in the 40's here in the Twin Cities.
Minneapolis Gearing Up To Host City Of Lakes LoppetThe City of Minneapolis is getting ready to host one of its biggest events of the winter later this month, the City of Lakes Luminary Loppet.
City Of Lakes Loppet Festival: Biggest One YetIt's the last day to get outside and enjoy the City of Lakes Loppet Festival in Minneapolis. Organizers say this year has been the biggest one yet for the weekend event.
Minneapolis Hosting City Of Lakes Loppet At Theodore Wirth ParkIf you're getting outside this weekend, you’re encouraged head over to one of the most fun events the City of Minneapolis has to offer. Saturday is day two of the annual City of Lakes Loppet at Theodore Wirth Park.
Rybak: I Had More Heart Damage At PromFormer Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is taking to the internet to say “thank you,” and share he's healthier than he has been in years. Rybak suffered a heart attack two weeks ago after cross-country skiing. In his RyBlog, he joked he has no permanent damage, unless you count the shirt they cut off of him.
Working For The Weekend: Top Entertainment BetsThis weekend, you'll be able to celebrate winter in the Twin Cities or treat your cabin fever. Here are some top entertainment bets if you’ looking to get out and have some fun this weekend.
Skijoring A Featured Event At City Of Lakes LoppetThis weekend the City of Lakes Loppet returns to Minneapolis, and once again dogs will be among those taking part.
Last-Minute Snow Saves City Of Lakes LoppetSunday’s snow has been great news for a big cross-country ski event in Minneapolis. The City of Lakes Loppet Ski Festival will go on with no major changes.
Good Question: Does Lack Of Snow Mean Drought?The winter carnival without snow. The City of Lakes Loppet moved off the lakes. This has been a very unusual winter.