Minnesota's Best December Festivals (Part 1)December is packed full of events across the state. Here are just a few for this first week.
Wander Minnesota: Minnesota Festivities In JulySummer is prime festival season in Minnesota, and there's something for just about everyone.
Best Fall Festivals Coming To MinnesotaSay goodbye to summer and celebrate the autumn season at these local festivals.
Grand Old Day Gets Another DayGrand Old Day in St Paul is a step closer to becoming a two-day event, but some neighbors are not on board. Grand Old Day will be celebrated on both Saturday and Sunday this year.
Wander Minnesota: Festivals And Events In December (Week 3)It's almost Christmas, but there's still plenty of festivities to check out all around Minnesota.
'A Taste Of Minnesota' Returns To Carver CountyIt may look like the Minnesota State Fair, but it has got its own flavor. "All the great music, all the great bands, it's fantastic," Chaska resident Daniel Mills said. A Taste of Minnesota, which dates back to 1983, has had its share of issues over the years.
Wander Minnesota: August FestivitiesHard to believe that August is almost here, and the summer is winding down. Never let it be said that Minnesota lets summer go by without a lot of celebration. The number of events around the state reaches a peak this month. There are some biggies, like the Renaissance Festival opening Aug. 16, and, of course, the Minnesota State Fair, opening Aug. 21.
St. Paul Celebrates ‘Rondo Days’ Rondo Days, one of the largest African American festivals in the Twin Cities, takes place Saturday in St. Paul. Rondo Avenue, considered the "main street" of the vibrant African American community in St. Paul, was torn up in the 1960s to make way for Interstate 94.
Somali Festivals To Mark Homeland's IndependenceThe cities of Minneapolis and St. Cloud will be the sites of Somali independence day celebrations over the weekend. Local Somalis have planned the festivals to celebrate their homeland's independence, and to pay homage to the United States -- the country that has given refugees the opportunity to start a new life.
Wander Minnesota: Spring FestivalsThis is one of the quieter months for festivals in Minnesota. But never fear--as spring fully arrives with the promise of summer ahead, the busiest festival time of the year is not far away.
Working For The Weekend: Festivals GaloreIt's Thursday, and that means it's time to start planning some weekend fun. It's a weekend of festivals in the Twin Cities and beyond.
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A Guide To A Family Friendly St. Patrick’s DayYou don’t have to have Irish blood running through your veins to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day here in the Twin Cities.
A Guide To Twin Cities Fall FestivalsAt the start of each season, I like to make a list of things I want to attend, experience or taste before the next season makes its timely appearance.
Best Oktoberfest Celebrations In The Twin CitiesBreak out the lederhosen! Okotoberfest, that annual German-beer-drinking festival, is just around the corner and there are several events worth checking out.