Minneapolis hosts one of the largest Pride weekends in the nation, and roughly a half million people from around the country are expected to celebrate in the Twin Cities this weekend. For the first time, this year’s festival in Loring Park includes wedding vendors, and there’s talk of holding weddings on site next year. The most popular event is the Pride parade down Hennepin Avenue. Former Vikings Punter Chris Kluwe is this year’s grand marshal.
Taking inspiration from his first location, Cafe Maude owner Kevin Sheehy wanted to evoke a similar sense of community, celebration and love when opening his new restaurant downtown.
This summer, there has been a lot of violence in the news. Just on Sunday evening in Minneapolis alone, police are trying to find the gunman responsible for the city’s 16th deadly shooting this year.
A Wisconsin man will not be allowed to hand out Bibles at the upcoming Twin Cities Pride festival. A judge denied his request for an injunction that would force the Minneapolis parks board to allow him unrestricted access to festival grounds.
Twelve Occupy Minneapolis protesters were arrested on Nicollet Mall after a night of moving protests, according to police.
The Occupy Wall Street movement has picked up again in Minnesota as demonstrators re-launched their efforts Saturday in Minneapolis’ Loring Park and Peavey Plaza.
Hundreds of protestors could be in downtown Minneapolis Saturday with Occupy Minnesota movement expected to resume.
The officer involved in the officer-involved shooting has been identified and the man who was shot has been charged in a crime from earlier that day.
The Minneapolis Parks and Recreation is warning park visitors not to feed squirrels.
For art lovers, it’s the biggest weekend of the year, and for artists like Cindy Krotz, it’s a chance to get some notoriety.
The City of Minneapolis is in the middle of hosting its 39th annual Pride Festival, and this year’s it’s of special significance because of the gay marriage law that passed in New York Friday.
Several streets will be closed on Sunday to make way for the Ashely Rukes GLBT Pride Parade and Twin Cities Pride 5K, according to the City of Minneapolis.
Dust off that can of bug spray and shake out those lawn blankets. If you’re into watching movies, why not take it outside? Here is a list of some of the best places to see a movie under the stars. My experiences at each of these places are all unique, however, all will add to your fun of getting out of the house. Here are several of the best, in no particular order.
Imagine not having nice clothes to wear to your job or job interview. There are hundreds of people in the Twin Cities willing and able to work, but simply don’t have the nice clothing they need for a job interview.
Should an anti-gay activist be allowed to attend this weekend’s Pride Festival at Loring Park? That matter is before a federal judge today.