Explore Minneapolis, Funny Quotes and more!

lake harriet band shell.  free music + summer + minneapolis

The Lake Harriet Bandshell hosted many summer concerts this year through the Music and Movies in the Park program. With winter rapidly approaching, at least we have the memories of warm summer nights filled with music.

St. Paul Winter Carnival is the nation's oldest and largest winter festival. This 10-day winter festival was established in 1886 in response to a newspaper story that described St. Paul, Minnesota, as "another Siberia, unfit for human habitation." Local businessmen set out to publicize the area's winter attractions, and the first winter carnival was born.

The Saint Paul Winter Carnival. The Ice Palace. How did I live there for 5 years and never go there.

End the night with some dancing and drinks at First Avenue; while waiting in line to get in, check out the stars of all the awesome artists who have played here!

The Best Big Rooms in America

December saw: Dead Horses Dead Man Winter and Horseshoes and Hand Grenades Check that off my list!

Matt's Bar in Minneapolis, MN. Home of the original and undisputed Jucy Lucy champ. Top 3 best burgers ever.

Matt's Bar, order the Juicy Lucy, or, my fave, cheeseburger with fried onions and xtra pickle. Best fries ever.

Nicholas David and Mitch

Nicholas David and Mitch

Glinn, Burt - Moscow School

Glinn, Burt- Moscow School

A kindergarten class in the elementary school of an electric bulb factory, Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union, photograph by Burt Glinn.