Best Ways To Celebrate 4th of July In MinnesotaMinnesotans know how to celebrate the red, white and blue! Here are a few great places to do Independence Day right in our state.
4 Minnesota Authors To Put On Your Summer Reading ListIf these laid-back summer days have you itching for a good read, check out some books from celebrated local authors. Here are four picks for books penned by Minnesotans.
Best Farmers Markets In MinnesotaA farmers market in Minnesota is more than fruit and vegetable carts and stands. You can also catch a concert or dance in the market square while picking through fresh produce or foraging for organic home products.
Best Places To Celebrate Father's Day With Dad In MinnesotaOne nice thing about dads: they're easy to please. Sometimes we forget how resilient and easy going a dad can be. Behind the scenes, he does a lot with little or no drama. Show dad your appreciation by spending time with him on Father's Day. Many Minnesota events will admit dads for free or at least give a discount.
Best Places For Fresh Fish In MinnesotaThese Minnesota fish markets and seafood restaurants make it their business to serve up fresh fish. Here are our top picks to get your fish fix.
Best Memorial Day Walks, Runs And Parades In MinnesotaMemorial Day is a time to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Honor those who have lost their lives for our freedoms at one of these outdoor Memorial weekend events in Minnesota.
Best Kids Menus In MinnesotaMore family friendly restaurants are featuring children's menus. Most menus for youngsters, however, are overloaded with simple carbohydrates, salt, saturated fats and sugar. Parents often pick carefully through a menu to choose something nutritious and kid pleasing. To make dining out easier on adults with children, we've come up with a few menu picks that hopefully hit the spot.
Best Mom And Son Date Ideas In MinnesotaSpare no expenses. Let your mother be queen for a day and your special date on Mother's Day. The weekend will be packed with activities for moms and their sons.
Best Tequila Drinks In MinnesotaIn smooth and fruity margaritas, tequila is a key ingredient. However, there are other mouthwatering tequila-based drinks. Ever had a paloma, for example? (We're speaking of the drink, not the dove.)
Best Bars In Minnesota To Watch The Kentucky DerbyThis year, May 5 marks the annual Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo. If you have no travel plans for Churchill Downs, you can party it up at a neighborhood venue to commemorate both community events. If in a local bar, toss a bit of tequila into the mint julep or garnish a margarita with a sprig of mint.
Best Ways To Support Minnesota's Local Music SceneMusic lovers and most Minnesotans know that our state has bred iconic talents such as Prince, Bob Dylan and The Replacements. Help to continue Minnesota’s legacy by supporting our local music scene. Here are a few ways you can do your part.
Best Easter Brunch Menus In MinnesotaMinnesota restaurants will be dishing up Easter brunch on April 1. No fooling: these Easter Sunday brunches will have hash browns and eggs galore, plus lunch and dinner selections.
Best Family Events For Easter In MinnesotaHop to it and get ready to hunt! Here are five picks for families to celebrate Easter throughout Minnesota.
Best Egg Rolls In MinnesotaWhere did the egg roll come from? Some sources point to Canton, the capital of southern mainland China. Others argue the egg roll is a deep fried westernized Asian spring roll. Usually an appetizer, like ravioli the egg roll is sometimes a dining centerpiece.
Best Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day In MinnesotaIrish or not, plenty o’ Minnesotans love themselves a good St. Paddy’s Day party. Check out some of these ideas for adults and wee ones to celebrate on March 17th and the days leading up to it.