Minnesota Music Venues Preparing To Roar Back As COVID Restrictions LoosenWCCO looks ahead towards the future of live, in-person concerts, and what venues and artists are doing in the meantime before getting back to what they love the most.
'At Its Soul It’s A Live Music Venue': Fillmore Music Venue To Open In February, Promising Special Place For ConcertgoersThe venue takes you on a trip down memory lane with modern upgrades.
Basilica Block Party Still Rocking After 20 YearsIt started in 1995 as a fundraiser to help pay for the structural restoration of the Basilica of Saint Mary. And while some money still goes towards that, the Basilica Block Party has become so much more.
St. Paul Prepares For Grand Old DaysPreparations are underway for the largest one-day festival in the Midwest. The Cactus Blossoms gave WCCO a sneak peek of their set for Grand Old Day in St. Paul in a rooftop performance on our Saturday morning show. Grand Old Days kicks off Sunday at 9:30 a.m. with a parade.
Stillwater Hosts Annual Harvest FestThe annual Harvest Fest is taking place in Stillwater, Minn. this weekend. The event is known for their massive pumpkins and this year was no different.
St. Paul Music College To Host Guitar FestivalMcNally Smith College of Music will host the inaugural Lowertown Guitar Festival in downtown St. Paul next month. The free day of live music will take place Aug. 10 in Mears Park.
Minnesota Zoo Announces 'Music In The Zoo' SeriesThe Minnesota Zoo has announced its line-up for the 2013 Subway Music in the Zoo concert series, which is now entering its 21st season.
Copycats: The Best Cover Bands In MinnesotaLooking for a local cover band that plays your favorite tunes? Check out this list for some of the best cover bands in Minnesota.
Best Resident DJs In MinnesotaThese resident DJs really know how to heat up the dance floor with their signature styles. Check out some of the best live DJs that the Twin Cities have to offer.
Best Upcoming Summer Concerts In MinnesotaAmidst the many Minnesota camping and fishing trips and visits to lakes and cabins, summer time is the perfect season to also kick back and enjoy an occasional concert. Concert goers have a wide variety of music to choose from whether it’s a small orchestral performance or rocking out in a jam packed arena.
Best Local Heavy Metal Bands In MinnesotaLooking for the best local heavy metal Minnesota has to offer? Metal purists and modern metal fans alike are sure to find a local favorite from this inclusive list.
Best Nightlife Spots For The Under 21 Crowd In MinneapolisNot quite 21, but desire an exciting nightlife? Check out these Minneapolis venues that cater to the underage crowd.
Basilica Block Party PreviewSummer music festivals are popular summer events in the Twin Cities, and the Basilica Block Party is no exception. Read on for a preview of the 2012 event.
Best Piano Bars In MinnesotaLooking for a high-energy, fun-loving bar atmosphere? Why not check out a piano bar. Check out this listing of some of Minnesota's finest.
Best Summertime Bars In MinnesotaEnjoy longer days, warm breezes and the company of friends by trying one (or all!) of these terrific summertime watering holes in Minnesota.