Hundreds Attend 5K, Walk For Huntington's Disease In Eden PrairieDressed in blue shirts, advocates and volunteers took part in a 5K fun run and walk at Purgatory Park in support of Huntington's disease research. Doctors describe the degenerative disease as having ALS, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's all at once.
Fifth Grader Runs 50 5K's In 50 Days For Grandpa's Lung CancerFor the last seven weeks, a San Francisco fifth grader has embarked on a physical challenge that most adults wouldn't consider trying, all of his own accord.
Organizers Turn North American Pond Hockey Tournament Into Bean-Bag CompetitionInstead of throwing in the towel when weather caused a hockey tournament to be canceled, event organizers threw in a bag. A bean bag to be exact.
Runners Throw Resolutions Out The Window After Brewery's 5KBeer lovers and foodies had the chance to lose their resolutions Saturday with a run throughout Minneapolis.
4 Your Pets: Fall Into Fun This WeekendThere are several great pet-related events this weekend in the Twin Cities, kicking off with one dedicated to an often overlooked pet. Urban Tails Pet Supply in south Minneapolis is hosting two notable events this weekend, beginning Friday evening with Hoppy Hour!
Drink, Dash And Donate With The MN Brewery Running SeriesFor many runners, it's the sense of accomplishment that they get as they cross the finish line keeps them going. For the rest of us, it's the beer.
Best Fourth Of July Events In MinnesotaWe tend to celebrate Independence Day with more zest and gusto than any other holiday. Here are five particularly unique events going down in Minnesota this year.
Minnesota Festival Memories: Pine Island Cheese FestivalSome call it summer, some call it festival season. It seems every weekend there are great community events across the state of Minnesota. This week we head to Pine Island to show case the annual Cheese Festival!
St. Paul Hosts 10th Annual Memorial Day 5kThe annual Memorial Day Challenge Hearts and Minds 5k takes place Monday morning. The annual run takes place at Como Lake in St. Paul.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsWith the recent rainy forecast, a lot of us are hoping it dries for the weekend. There’s so much to do outside!
5K Run Honors Isaac Kolstad's SupportersAn event in Mankato Saturday is meant to thank everyone for helping a family during a difficult time. It's called "Kruisin for Kolstad," and it's a 5K run held at Sibley Park starting at 10 a.m.
Costumed Runners Take Park In Great Pumpkin Chase 10kThe Great Pumpkin Chase 10k trail run took place at the Lake Elmo Park Reserve Saturday morning. The race began at 8:30 a.m. and was followed by the 5k at 10 a.m. and the Dracula Dash for kids at 10:45 a.m.
Pet Blog: St. Paul To Celebrate ‘Bark & Rec Day’Harriet Island may have been underwater for a good part of the summer. But now it's all dried up and ready for some wiggly butts! Please, let me explain. Sunday is Saint Paul Parks and Recreation's Bark and Rec Day, which includes the 2014 Wiggle Butt 5K.
50K Attend Race For The Cure On Mother's DayToday is the day we celebrate all of the mothers in our lives. And that's one reason why thousands of people are at Mall of America Sunday morning.
Midway Stadium Hosts 10th Annual ‘Running Of The Pigs’A race where participants did not have to run at all took place in St. Paul Saturday morning. As soon as they started, participants were done! The St. Paul Saints ‘Zero-K Couch Race’ lets participants plop down on a couch and cheer on the actual runners.