Where to get your flower fix this weekend

Spring is taking its sweet time to fully arrive in Minnesota. Instead of gazing out your window at the dreary gray skies, wrapped in a blanket, wishing for warm sunshine and abundant gardens, get a jump-start on the season by heading to Art in Bloom at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts and the Summer Flower Show … [ Read more]

Famed Swedish chef brings photo exhibit to the American Swedish Institute

Magnus Nilsson, the acclaimed chef of Faviken Magasinet restaurant in Sweden who is also an accomplished photographer and cookbook author, is headed to Minneapolis. The American Swedish Institute announced today via press release that Nilsson will be displaying his traveling exhibit, “Nordic: A Photographic Essay of Landscapes, Food and People,” at the ASI June 2 to … [ Read more]

2016 MSP International Film Fest bigger, better than ever

The Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) turns 35 this spring, and its impressive plans for celebrating show that some things do get better with age. MSPIFF is the largest premier film event in the region and one of the longest-running film festivals in the nation. It has traditionally been held at the St. Anthony Main Theatre, but this … [ Read more]

January 2016 Arts and Culture Events

January brings a new year and a fresh crop of arts & culture events across the Twin Cities and the state—check them out before you decide to go into hibernation for the rest of the winter. Visit Saint Paul Featured Event: Saint Paul Winter Carnival | January 28–February 7, times vary | Various locations in St. Paul | … [ Read more]

June 2015 Arts and Culture Events

A look at our favorite arts and culture events happening in Minnesota during June 2015. Featured Event Twin Cities Jazz Festival June 25–27 • Lowertown St. Paul • Free The Twin Cities Jazz Festival will hold its 17th annual event in and around Mears Park in downtown St. Paul’s historic Lowertown neighborhood. Recognized as one of the largest … [ Read more]

May Arts and Culture Events

A look at our favorite arts and culture events in Minnesota during May 2015, presented by 89.3 The Current. Featured Event The Dinner Party Download May 9 Fitzgerald Theater, 10 E Exchange St, St. Paul • 8pm •  $25–$35 Ever wonder what to say at a dinner party? What jokes to tell? Cocktails to make? Head … [ Read more]