Here’s what we’re recommending you go to this week!

Thurs // Tilt First Anniversary

Help the pinball wizards at Tilt celebrate their first anniversary with a party where everyone gets as many bonus free plays as the want, even on the new Iron Maiden machine! Along with the blinking lights, trapped balls, and Tilt’s… Continue Reading →

Thurs // Contemporary Cuba

Cuban art—So Hot Right Now™! In snowy MN, anyway. The always excellent Burnet gallery hosts Contemporary Cuba, a survey of paintings, drawings, and sculptural designs selected by contemporary Cuban artists that showcases visionary narratives from the island. It’s set to be one of the… Continue Reading →

Thurs // Reading: Katharine Gerbner + Christian Slavery

The University of Minnesota’s Katharine Gerbner explores the religious dimensions of race, authority, and freedom and her fascinating and essential new book Christian Slavery: Conversion and Race in the Protestant Atlantic World. The collection looks at the evolution of missionaries’ language on… Continue Reading →

MSPIFF + XYZ: Music Video Party + Gallery Show

It’s back! One of the biggest Arts & Culture events of the year, the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Fest returns April 12-28, 2018 to cinemas throughout Twincy withover 150 new feature films and 100 shorts representing 70+ countries. This year, the festival—one of the longest-running in… Continue Reading →

Sun // 14th Annual Hotdish Revolution!

No better way to melt the ice around your heart that’s built up from all the snow that hits this weekend than sampling a variety of hot dishes in the hot sun Solar Arts in Northeast. The contest includes everything… Continue Reading →

Fri // Prof “Pookie Baby” In-store performance + Meet & Greet

There’s really no other way that Prof—the fast-talking, dirty-mouthed, at times hilarious, Gerald McRaney lookalike Rhymesayer—would release his new album Pookie Baby than with a meet-and-greet and up-close in-store with his fans. He’s a man of the people, just look at how… Continue Reading →

Mon // Modist & Har Mar & Grumpy’s & Free Pizza

Another bold entry in the burgeoning beer collab scene in MPLS + STPL, the award-winning brewers at Modist are furthering their relationship with Har Mar Superstar by releasing the new Bye Bye 16 oz Personal Tall Boy Best Summer Ever Beer…. Continue Reading →

Sat // PRINCE: The Commemoration

Don’t forget, as if you could, that among all the Sometimes It Snows In April references that April 21s marks the transition of Prince Rogers Nelson from his physical form fully into his mystical form. And what better way to… Continue Reading →

Sat // Black Widows’ Sounds of Tortuga Island Exotica EP release

Punk-surf-soul rockers Black Widows strip down their sound for an all-instrumental set of original exotica from their upcoming EP, Black Widows Present: Sounds of Tortuga Island at an action-packed party at the Bryant Lake Bowl that doubles as a fundraiser. Proceeds… Continue Reading →

Sat: March for Science

Grab a piece of tag board off the pile in your closet to make a fresh new sign for the next super important march—we’re going with WE DID ASK IF WE SHOULD (w pic of a velociraptor on it) on… Continue Reading →