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2014’s Best New Cocktail Bars In Minnesota

Try an old favorite at one of these new watering holes.

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Best 2015 New Year’s Eve Parties In Minnesota

Here are five good reasons not to stay at home to watch the crystal ball drop in Times Square.

12/18/2014

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Best Up-And-Coming Minnesota Bands Of 2014

These local bands are blowing up the local music scene. Treat your ears to something new and give them a listen.

12/11/2014

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Best Places For Holiday Cocktails In Minnesota

Using fresh and unusual ingredients, cocktails have evolved into an art form and can excite all of the senses with just one sip. Check out these cocktail bars for some of the best and most creative holiday refreshments.

12/04/2014

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Best 2014 Holiday Concerts In Minnesota

Get in the holiday spirit with these concerts.

11/27/2014

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Best Hookah Bars In Minnesota

Enjoy a delicious shisha blend as you bond with your friends following a centuries-old tradition of hookah smoking.

11/20/2014

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Best Craft Beer Happy Hours In Minnesota

There are happy hours throughout the state that feature and promote craft beer to those who wish to find a new favorite. Sit down directly in a taproom or a local pub to enjoy one of these happy hours.

11/13/2014

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Best Places For Adult Music Classes In Minnesota

It is never too late to fulfill those musical aspirations. Quality music education programs are available throughout Minnesota.

11/06/2014

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Best Bars To Get Local Beer In Minnesota

Next time you drink a beer, why not drink local?

10/30/2014

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Best Piano Bars In Minnesota

For a little music and a little more fun, check out these local piano bars.

10/23/2014

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Best Places For Sangria In Minnesota

There is never a bad time for a good sangria. Grab a friend and enjoy an afternoon, evening or night with a few glasses of that sweet, fruity wine concoction.

10/16/2014

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Best Bars To Watch Thursday Night Football in Minnesota

These bars have your Thursday football needs covered.

10/09/2014

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Best 2014 Halloween Parties For Adults In Minnesota

The fun doesn’t end just because you’re too old to Trick or Treat.

10/02/2014

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Ask A Minnesota Expert: Fall Beers To Try

Need a few ideas for fall brews? Here are a few recommendations by St. Paul veteran bartender Kevin “Kleezy” Kleman of Señor Wong Craft Bar and Restaurant.

09/25/2014

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Best Places To Celebrate Oktoberfest In Minnesota

Oktoberfest is more than just St. Patrick’s Day for Germans. It’s a celebration of culture, food and beer.

09/18/2014

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