Minneapolis-based artist Carol Strait is bringing her paintings of animals and mythical creatures to a one-woman show at the Arts Consortium of Carver County.
Winter Lights at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is back and brighter than ever. Guests can stroll through gardens of multicolored lights, take photos with loved ones and enjoy a s’more from Nov. 17 to Jan. 1 on specific days and times.
Jacob Shay, a Chaska High School graduate and current senior at Concordia College-Moorhead, recently had an opportunity many young composers don’t — to be commissioned and hear his original composition played by a live, professional orchestra.
The well-known songs “A Bushel and a Peck,” “Luck be a Lady” and “Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat” have been earworms for decades — and now they can all be heard live in Chaska High School’s production of “Guys and Dolls,” running from Nov. 11 to 19.
Seven and half years ago, 90-year-old Earl Olander — beloved brother, uncle, neighbor, friend and community member — was murdered on his farm in Carver County.
Come for the Norwegian-American representation and stay for the lutefisk jokes.
The latest summer festival is coming in hot… and cold. Chaska’s annual Fire and Ice Festival is happening Friday, July 15, and Saturday, July 16, at Firemen’s Park. The Fire and Ice Bonspiel curling tournament will also be taking place July 14-17, 2022.
This year marks the 100th birthday of waterskiing. The sport was invented in Minnesota in 1922 in Lake City on Lake Pepin.
A beautiful array of tulips are blooming now at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, 3675 Arboretum Dr., Chanhassen.
For those looking for a unique way to experience art this month, look no further than the 27th Annual Art-A-Whirl, a free open studio art tour in Northeast Minneapolis.
The Minnesota Zoo is kicking off springtime with the return of its “Farm Babies” exhibit.
After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Celebration is returning to Paisley Park June 2-5. The 2022 Celebration will include concerts, celebrity panels, in-studio recording sessions, new museum exhibits to explore and more.
Join Schram Haus Brewery in celebrating its second annual Bockfest event on Saturday, March 19 from noon to 6 p.m.
The lead actors in the upcoming musical “Bright Star” have great chemistry on and off stage.
The new exhibition “Supernatural America: the Paranormal in American Art” at the Minneapolis Institute of Art is sure to send a shiver down visitor’s spines. The exhibition opened Feb. 19 and will run until May 15.
Extreme Horse Skijoring returns to Canterbury Park on Feb. 12 with teams participating from all over the country.
Golf season is right around the corner and one way to prepare is at the Minnesota Golf Show.
Minnesota winter means snowy streets, icy lakes and, sometimes, sled dog races.
Due to staff testing positive for COVID-19, Chanhassen Dinner Theatres closed “The Music Man” one week early and delayed previews for “Footloose” one week to Feb. 4. Its official opening will be Feb. 11.
The Art Shanty Projects — which turns fish houses into art installations and puts them out on a frozen lake in Minnesota in January and February — returns to Lake Harriet (Bde Unma) in 2022 with health and safety changes.
The Minnesota Zoo is wrapping up its “Nature Illuminated” lights display show in January with new animals, themes and an added walking tour.
Sounds of skates, pucks and cheering fans were missing from Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis last January.
One great way to experience holiday cheer this season is through music. Check out the JazzMN Orchestra, which is returning to the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres on Dec. 13 with its holiday concert “Home For the Holiday.”
If you’ve ever wondered what it was like during prehistoric times now you have an opportunity to step back in time thanks to Jurassic Quest — an impressive animatronic dinosaur exhibit that has been touring North America since 2013 — will make a stop at the Minneapolis Convention Center Feb.…
It’s time for holiday merrymaking in Chaska.
The New Song Collective is set for 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9 at the Chaska Community Center theater, 1661 Park Ridge Drive, Chaska.
Lisa Patrin’s passion for food started at an early age. Patrin, a 26-year resident of Chanhassen, grew up in an Italian family in Northeast Minneapolis. Her grandpa owned Delmonico’s Italian Deli in Northeast Minneapolis and she grew up around her family cooking all the time.
Sever’s is well known in Minnesota for its corn maze and festive fall activities. What people might not know is it has equally spectacular delights to make the holiday season bright. This year, plan on bringing the whole family to Sever’s Holiday Lights.
Bundle up and head to the Winter Lights walking tour, which opened at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chanhassen on Nov. 18 and runs through Jan. 2.
Christmas is right around the corner, and Excelsior’s Christkindlsmarkt is sure to put you in the holiday mood.
As a child, did you ever dream of being a cowboy or cowgirl? Did you watch old westerns and think you’d like to rock a pair of boots with fancy spurs? Cowboy action shooting gives these childhood dreams a chance to become reality.
Bundle up and head to the Winter Lights walking tour, which opens at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chanhassen on Nov. 18 and runs through Jan. 2.
Canterbury Park is hosting the 2021 Autumn Festival Nov. 11-14.
Beeswax can be used for many purposes, from candles to lip balm to a reusable wrap to use in place of wasteful plastic wrap. It can even be used to make a decorative luminary, perfect to give as a gift or to make your home festive for the holidays.
The Science Museum of Minnesota is exploring all things dinosaurs and fossils with a new exhibition, “Ultimate Dinosaurs,” two new Omnitheater movies starring dinosaurs, paleontologist talks, presentations and events during “Days of the Dinosaurs.”
NASA's Apollo 13 launched in April of 1970 and it was supposed to be the third lunar landing attempt on the moon, but it never happened.
The full Minnesota delegation in Congress recently introduced bipartisan legislation to award Prince the Congressional Gold Medal. The legislation is led by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).
Looking for a unique gift for someone special, or maybe just wondering how to spend your Saturday morning? The Chanhassen Artisan Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6 is the answer.
Always thought you’d make a great sleuth, or perhaps you watch a little too much true crime television? The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery show in Minneapolis might be just the activity for you to demonstrate your skills.
Friday and Saturday brought merrymaking to Firemen’s Park with this year’s Fire and Ice Festival and Bonspiel.
As forests fade from green to yellow and a frosty bite returns to the evening breezes, festive folks don’t have to travel far to find hair-raising horrors that have nothing to do with the state of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Jack-O’-Lantern Spectacular is back at the Minnesota Zoo for its third year.
The lights went dark inside Shakopee Brewhall in March 2020. It was the start of a mandatory statewide shutdown of non-essential businesses.
Imagine a brilliant rainbow of colors spanning red, orange blue and yellow.
Chanhassen native Kelsey Peterjohn and cowriter Jenna Park were selected to present their project “Crescendo,” a 30-minute video drama, at the Catalyst Content Festival in Duluth.
Minnesota's orchards are open for the season with new attractions and time-honored traditions.
Beginning Nov. 15, Chanhassen Dinner Theatres will require ticket holders to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours prior to attendance. Exceptions to the policy will be made for guests under age 12.
The scarecrow exhibit has been a mainstay of fall at the Arboretum for so long that signature events manager Wendy Composto can't remember when it began.
Sever's Fall Festival returns on Friday, Sept. 10. The annual corn maze's theme this year is mythical creatures, with characters like unicorns, mermaids and the Loch Ness Monster, a news release says.
There are few things in life as relaxing as a walk through the gardens at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen.
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