From live performances from a blues band, to Jason DeRusha trying out butter carving, to finding out what Midway Life is like — the WCCO 4 At The Fair on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 carries a full slate. Thursday’s also Seniors Day, in addition to the State’s Largest Senior Stretch & Stroll and multicultural performances.
In the backyard of Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners, a veterinary technician takes Gordon the golden retriever for its morning walk. What’s so amazing is that just 24 hours ago the dog was on an operating table with a very serious problem.
Next Saturday, a Minneapolis chef will get to cook for royalty when the King and Queen of Sweden dedicate the American Swedish Institute’s new Nelson Cultural Center.
WCCO found the best date night and happy hour options in St. Louis Park. It turns out the cheapest deal goes to Cooper Pub & Restaurant at the West End Shops, maybe because it starts so early.
In Minnesota, we’re truly blessed when it comes to nearby staycations. Perhaps one of the most popular examples of this is the epic North Shore and nearby city of Lutsen.
Don’t want to cook after spending the whole day on the lake or need to fill up before heading out for the day? Check out some of the top eats in Alexandria — and one just south of Alexandria, for good measure. There’s lots of places in and around the Lakes area to enjoy some good food, so add your favorite in the comments below.
Growing up in the ‘burbs, it was typical for me to dream about living in the big city — a place with plenty of options, tons of new places and new trends just around the corner. It seemed the old standbys and staples grew weary over the years and I always wanted the bigger and better.