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

Friday: A Savage Hastings Widows Apocalypse w/ Mondo Liquado

Here’s another one of those “block party’s worth of music on a small stage” that makes the MPLS + STPL music scene so great. While sounds come off the Uptown VFW’s stage from a great mix of local misfits—the percussively… Continue Reading →

Saturday: Running of the Half Pints

Watch all your favorite “half pint” corgi competitors—Bubble Butt! Wiggle Butt! and Takoda!—race down the 120 ft track while you drink a full pint or two at Bald Man Brewing. (It’s also National Beer Day?) Doggo fans can also do… Continue Reading →

Sunday: Resident Artist Mixtape Concert

Part fundraiser for the Resident Artist Program, part once-in-a-lifetime concert, the Resident Artist Mixtape features live performances of music from Les Miserables, La Bohème, The Barber of Seville, and more classics (including jazz, pop, and other styles, too) by more… Continue Reading →

Sunday: Luicidal (Former Members of Suicidal Tendencies)

We did some math and for the amount it costs to see 80s metalers at a big venue like the Armory (which can still be fun, don’t get us wrong), you can also see former Suicidal bassist Louiche Mayorga and… Continue Reading →

Saturday: 11th Annual Firkin Fest

Go! Don’t even read this! Just grab tickets here! This year’s Firkin Fest at notable St. Easy beer bar The Happy Gnome still somehow has tickets to their sampling of 60+ one-of-a-kind firkins from breweries breweries like Steel Toe, Indeed,… Continue Reading →

Saturday: Haunted Basement Anti-Gala: Party from the Blacklight Lagoon

Let your inner party animal feast while helping raise money for the sickos who host the annual Haunted Basement horror extravaganza at the return of their anti-gala party. This year’s theme Party from the Blacklight Lagoon takes attendees back to the… Continue Reading →

On Our Radar for April

We don’t have a comprehensive calendar of events because you’re not going to everything anyway. But we’re trying to get better—per your many requests—at giving Readers more heads up on upcoming events that we think are cool. So here’s a… Continue Reading →

White Rabbit Red Rabbit

Get a glimpse of what its like for an entire generation to grow up in Iran and forbidden to travel from Nassim Soleimanpour’s new play, White Rabbit Red Rabbit at the Phoenix Theater. The three-night run kicks off on Wednesday and… Continue Reading →

Beasthead Residency: Dwynell Roland + Manchita + DJ Fundo

The only difference between the amount of big local bands on stage for the Beasthead April Residency and the upcoming glut of block parties is that Beasthead has their shows spread all around the month—well, and you don’t have to… Continue Reading →

Thurs: Bodega LTD x Foundry Home Goods: Stylist’s Guide Launch Party

If you’re looking for even more of the can’t-miss elements that make Twincy such an Arts & Culture outpost, and you’d like them as ultra-hip as possible, head to The Foundry on Thursday. The brains and heavily discerning eyes behind… Continue Reading →