Growler Giveaway: Win a cold-weather prize pack from Faribault Woolen Mill

You could win a prize pack of handmade Faribault Woolen Mills products valued at $845!

Growler Giveaway: Win a yearlong membership to the Minneapolis Bouldering Project

Calling all rock climbers! The Growler is partnering with the Minneapolis Bouldering Project and giving you a chance to win a yearlong membership to their incredible gym space in Northeast Minneapolis. Whether you’re a Free Solo-esque badass or a total newbie, the MBP’s got a boulder to suit your skill level, and they also offer classes … [ Read more]

Growler Giveaway: Win an Epiphone Wilshire from Twin Town Guitars

The Growler is partnering with South Minneapolis’ Twin Town Guitars to give you a shot at rock god immortality, or at least an ‘axe’ worthy of it! All month long, we’ll be giving away a chance to win an Epiphone Wilshire (in antique ivory white) and a matching gig bag. These guitars are brimming with … [ Read more]

Music in the Zoo Giveaway: Win tickets to see Conor Oberst

You could win tickets to see indie-folk singer-songwriter Conor Oberst!

Music in the Zoo Giveaway: Tickets to Belle & Sebastian could be yours!

The Growler Magazine and Sue McLean & Associates will be giving away tickets to see live music on the Sue McLean Stage at the Weesner Family Auditorium at the Minnesota Zoo all summer long! The Music in the Zoo series is returning for its 27th summer, and features local and national acts performing amongst the … [ Read more]

Growler Giveaway: Win an all-inclusive Valleyfair Family Pack!

The Growler is partnering with Valleyfair to give you a shot at summer fun for the whole family, and maybe a few friends too! All month long, we’ll be giving away a chance to win a set of 6 all-inclusive ticket packages from Valleyfair that include 1 Single Day Admission Pass, Parking, MN Eats Tasting … [ Read more]

Growler Giveaway: Win passes to see Train, Lynyrd Skynyrd and more at Moondance Jam

The Growler is partnering with the Moondance Events to give you a shot at tickets to see rockers like Lynyrd Skynyrd, Train, Goo Goo Dolls, Skillet, Gov’t Mule, Molly Hatchett, Rick Springfield and may more at Moondance Jam 2019. Moondance Jam is a camping music festival in the Leech Lake/Chippewa National Forest Area near Walker, … [ Read more]

Growler Giveaway: Win a weekend of the best in action sports at the X Games!

X Games Minneapolis returns to US Bank Stadium August 1st-4th featuring four days of the world’s best action sports, music and festival experience! Don’t miss the greatest action sports athletes on the planet competing for medals and prize money, musical performances by The Blind Shake, Chevy Metal, Diplo, Incubus, P.O.S and the Wu-Tang Clan at … [ Read more]

Music in the Zoo Giveaway: Win tickets to I’m With Her on 7/10

The Growler Magazine and Sue McLean & Associates will be giving away tickets to see live music on the Sue McLean Stage at the Weesner Family Auditorium at the Minnesota Zoo all summer long! The Music in the Zoo series is returning for its 27th summer, and features local and national acts performing amongst the … [ Read more]

Music in the Zoo Giveaway: Win tickets to Mason Jennings on 6/22

The Growler Magazine and Sue McLean & Associates will be giving away tickets to see live music on the Sue McLean Stage at the Weesner Family Auditorium at the Minnesota Zoo all summer long! The Music in the Zoo series is returning for its 27th summer, and features local and national acts performing amongst the … [ Read more]

The Growler Giveaway: Win tickets to Fair State’s Mixed Culture and Camp Fair State (Value $1,020)

The Growler Magazine and Fair State Brewing Cooperative are giving away the ultimate Fair State events prize package with tickets to the brewery’s two premier events: Mixed Culture and Camp Fair State. Mixed Culture, happening on June 15 at the Fair State taproom, is the brewery’s brewer-curated festival of fermentation, featuring rare beers from all … [ Read more]

How It’s Made: Behind the scenes at Woodchuck USA

This post and video is sponsored by Woodchuck USA You may know who took home the gold in this year’s Kind-of-a-Big-Deal Readers’ Choice Awards, but do you know how the awards themselves got made? We had the opportunity to visit Woodchuck USA in November to witness firsthand each step in the crafting of the 2018 … [ Read more]

Sponsored: Saving Minnesota’s pollinators one pint at a time

By the Minnesota Zoo Editor’s note: This content was sponsored by the Minnesota Zoo. Minnesota’s prairie butterflies and other pollinators are vanishing along with most of their habitat. The Dakota skipper, a small beautiful prairie butterfly, is on the verge of extinction due to habitat loss. Today, only about 1% of historic tallgrass prairie remains, and what … [ Read more]

Sponsored: Peaks meet prairies in new Odell and Lift Bridge collaboration beer

By Dan Parker, Craft Beer and Culinary Specialist at Original Gravity Editor’s note: This content was sponsored by Original Gravity Collaboration beers. It seems like everybody’s got one… or twelve. But many of them are little more than advertising opportunities—a way for a brewery to reach markets otherwise unexposed to its brand. A true collaborative effort, however, … [ Read more]

Sponsored: Like Comfortable Breweries and Cold, Tasty Beer? Thank J.C. Younger

Editor’s note: This content was sponsored by JCY Industrial Chillers. It’s no secret that commercial brewing generates a lot of heat and requires a regular supply of cool air for storage and refrigeration. Shop fans and kitchen-sized fridges might cut it in the world of homebrewing, but not in the commercial realm. So where do Minnesota’s … [ Read more]