What Happened To Taste Of Minnesota? Could It Return?It was one of the most popular summertime events ever. Food vendors set up at the state capitol grounds while top-flight rock bands played from the front steps of the historic structure at the Taste of Minnesota.
Taste Of Minnesota Shut Down After Organizer RetiresA staple of summer in Minnesota is calling it quits as officials announced Thursday that its chief organizer is retiring.
'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.
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.
Best Fireworks In MinnesotaMinnesota will light up the skies on the Fourth of July to celebrate our nation’s independence. Of all the pyrotechnics events in Minnesota, here are five that stand out.
Taste Of Minnesota Staying In Waconia This SummerThe Taste of Minnesota festival will be staying in Waconia this summer.
'Taste Of Minnesota' Drawing In Crowds At New Location The "Taste of Minnesota" is underway in a new location. Organizers say it's been so popular, they're running out of food and had to call in for more! The Fourth of July festival moved from Harriet Island in St. Paul, Minn. because of flooding, to the Carver County Fairgrounds in Waconia, Minn.
St. Paul Fourth Of July Fireworks To Be Held At Capitol Mall Saint Paul Mayor Chris Coleman announced Monday that fireworks for the 4th of July will take place at the State Capitol Mall Friday evening. Fireworks for the holiday were scheduled as a part of the "Taste Of Minnesota" festival. The festival was scheduled at Harriet Island, but was moved to Waconia, Minn. due to flooding.
Mississippi River To Crest In St. Paul TodayDuring President Obama's visit Thursday to the Twin Cities, Gov. Mark Dayton said he'll ask for federal disaster help. A flood warning remains in effect for many Minnesota rivers, including the Mississippi River. It's expected to crest Thursday night in St. Paul at 20.5 feet.
Best Fourth Of July Parties In MinnesotaSummer is here again, and with it comes Fourth of July parties all across the state. Where will you celebrate?
Time Running Out To Find New Spot For Taste Of MinnesotaHarriet Island is under water, so organizers with the Taste of Minnesota have had to scramble to find a new location. Linda Maddox said this late in the game, it will be difficult to pull off.
Taste Of MN Moved From Harriet IslandThe Taste of Minnesota will no longer be held on Harriet Island in St. Paul, Minn. due to expected flooding. According to the Taste's website, significant flooding is expected on the island and for safety reasons they decided to move the location.
'Taste Of Minnesota' Announces 2014 Music LineupThe Taste of Minnesota has announced their music lineup for the 2014 revival. Several country acts will fill the stage including Joe Nichols, whose hits include "Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off."
Taste Of Minnesota To Return Next SummerA decades-old tradition is heading back to the island next summer after a number of years off. Organizers with the Taste of Minnesota have announced that the popular summer event will return to Harriet Island next Fourth of July weekend.
Fans Flock To St. Paul's Harriet Island For River's Edge Music FestRuss Korpela and Patrick Hunt are from Ellsworth, Wisconsin. They made the trip to St. Paul for the big festival. "I've been down here for Taste of Minnesota so it's nice to see another music festival come to Harriet Island. And we are big fans of Tool, so we came to check it out," said Korpela.