With The Wild Away, Fans Fill Downtown St. Paul For 1st Playoff GameFive-hundred-sixty-two miles separate the Minnesota Wild from their fans. But in downtown St. Paul Thursday, playoff excitement still had that home-ice feel. "This is where you go," St. Paul resident Linda Eichinger said. "Hockey fans, we're together and we're going to celebrate them no matter if they're in town or away."
'Red Bull Crashed Ice' Sets Attendance Record In St. PaulThe 129th St. Paul Winter Carnival is in full swing this weekend. Most carnival events will take place in downtown St. Paul, in and around Rice Park and the Landmark Center, but some are taking place at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
St. Paul's Packed With Winter Carnival Events This WeekendFrom ice carvings to Crashed Ice and icy-cold beer, winter fun is in full swing this weekend in St. Paul. And even better, most events are free. Red Bull's Crashed Ice has skated into town for the fourth-consecutive year. As many 100,000 people will pack into the hillside in front of the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Best Places To Take Family Photos In MinnesotaCapture those special family moments at these beautiful local spots.
Royal Courtyard Returns To St. Paul Winter CarnivalA winter tradition is making a comeback after more than a decade! Organizers of this year's St. Paul Winter Carnival say they will be bringing back the Royal Courtyard in Rice Park, according to the Pioneer Press.
Rice Park Opens For Skating Season With New Warming HouseOne place open for skating, starting Saturday, is Rice Park in St. Paul.
St. Paul Getting Into The Holiday SpiritWinter Skate at Rice Park in St. Paul is officially open for business. The European Christmas Market starts Friday at 2 p.m.
Wander Minnesota: Post-Turkey Thanksgiving Weekend OptionsYou've slept off the turkey, you're not interested in battling crowds on Black Friday, but you have free time and possibly family and friends to entertain. What is there to do this weekend? Plenty.
Finding Minnesota: The Art Of Michael BirawerWe all have different perceptions of how a place looks and feels. Through the whimsical art of Michael Birawer, Minnesota has a decidedly fun look and feel. "Our eyes are more used to seeing things in 90-degree angles and straight lines," Birawer said. "What I want to offer is just another perspective of that, another impression of how we look at things."
Twins Blog: All-Star Game Peanuts StatuesAs the All-Star Game gets closer, Minneapolis' twin city, St. Paul, is getting into the action. Surrounded by school children, the Minnesota Twins unveiled new All-Star lineup of jersey-wearing Peanuts characters suited up for the midsummer classic. St. Paul's native M&M boys, Paul Molitor and Joe Mauer - both All-Star Ambassadors - were there to welcome two other St. Paul icons into the All-Star lineup: Snoopy and Charlie Brown.
Top 5 Places To Instagram In The Twin CitiesThere are plenty of beautiful places in the Twin Cities if you're looking to for the perfect background to compliment your next selfie. But which locale will get you the most "likes" on Instagram?
Wander Minnesota: Winter Carnival Ice SculpturesPolar vortex or no polar vortex, the St. Paul Winter Carnival is in full spring, and with it, one of my favorite winter spectacles: the ice sculpture contest in Rice Park. This year's competitors had to deal with some wildly varying weather conditions, including last Sunday's near-blizzard. But that didn't stop them from delivering some beautiful pieces.