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St. Paul Celebrates ‘Rondo Days’

Rondo Days, one of the largest African American festivals in the Twin Cities, takes place Saturday in St. Paul. Rondo Avenue, considered the “main street” of the vibrant African American community in St. Paul, was torn up in the 1960s to make way for Interstate 94.

07/19/2014

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Somali Festivals To Mark Homeland’s Independence

The cities of Minneapolis and St. Cloud will be the sites of Somali independence day celebrations over the weekend. Local Somalis have planned the festivals to celebrate their homeland’s independence, and to pay homage to the United States — the country that has given refugees the opportunity to start a new life.

06/20/2014

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Wander Minnesota: Spring Festivals

This is one of the quieter months for festivals in Minnesota. But never fear–as spring fully arrives with the promise of summer ahead, the busiest festival time of the year is not far away.

03/27/2014

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Working For The Weekend: Festivals Galore

It’s Thursday, and that means it’s time to start planning some weekend fun. It’s a weekend of festivals in the Twin Cities and beyond.

08/08/2013

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REWIND: Jason Aldean Remembers ’1994,’ And Sheryl Crow Takes It ‘Easy’

What was it about Jason Aldean’s new single “1994″ that had him falling out of his chair laughing when he first heard it? Check out this week’s Radio.com Rewind to find out. Plus, Sheryl Crow talks about what a delicate U.S. economy and […]

03/13/2013

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A Guide To A Family Friendly St. Patrick’s Day

You don’t have to have Irish blood running through your veins to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day here in the Twin Cities.

03/09/2012

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A Guide To Twin Cities Fall Festivals

At the start of each season, I like to make a list of things I want to attend, experience or taste before the next season makes its timely appearance.

10/08/2011

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Best Oktoberfest Celebrations In The Twin Cities

Break out the lederhosen! Okotoberfest, that annual German-beer-drinking festival, is just around the corner and there are several events worth checking out.

09/07/2011

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Family Fun Guide To Hopkins

Hopkins cozies right up to the Western side of Minneapolis, but you can’t mistake the small town, vibrant old main street feel of this tiny city of 17,000 people. Much of the town is still centered on Main Street just like it was in the 1950s. There are a variety of fun-filled family-friendly events and activities to enjoy in Hopkins.

07/22/2011

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Best Summer Outdoor Music Festivals In The Twin Cities

With summer finally on the horizon, it’s time to get outside after being cooped up all winter long! What better to do enjoy this beautiful weather than spend some time in the park listening to music?

06/16/2011

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