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More Weekend Events

Modist Brewing is also taking on the sun with their new fruit punch milkshake IPA, Sun Protection Factor, which you can get at their release party. FRI. Free. [INFO] The ultra-hip duo Night Moves (srsly can’t get enough of the… Continue Reading →

More Non-Art-a-Whirl Happenings, Lots of Great Stuff Not To Miss

A great way to get involved in local politics is to attend a rally at the capitol, and there’s a great one for legalizing cannabis. FRI. 5 PM. [INFO] A book like Strategy Strikes Back: How Star Wars Explains Modern Military… Continue Reading →

More Art-a-Whirl Music Recommendations

There’s a million different block parties going on all over Northeast, but here’s a few of the big ones we’re obligated to mention: Ogle puppies and take a photo with giant kraken tentacles at Psycho Suzi’s Art-Thou-Luau. Saturday, 1:30-midnight. Free…. Continue Reading →

More Fun Stuff This Week

The twosome of Tacky Annie put out some of the best polished pop music we’ve ever heard—in line with the Ting Tings, Chvrches, Sylvan Esso, others—and they’re playing Icehouse with likewise exciting duo Hot Date. TUES. 10 PM. [INFO] This… Continue Reading →

On Our Radar for May

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 →

Even More Weekend Happenings

What a beautiful weekend to walk around St. Easy and see some art during the St. Small Art Crawl. FRI-SUN. FREE. [INFO] Foodies can go mingle with the art crowd at Light Grey Art Lab for their two new shows,… Continue Reading →

Still More Events For This Action-Packed Weekend Somehow

It was a huge bummer to hear that metal scenester and guitar impresario Sean Tobin of Aziza passed away; help raise funds in his name at a benefit that features a bunch of great bands at The Nomad. FRI. 6… Continue Reading →

More Weekend Happenings: Friday the 13th Tattoos! Bad Weather . . . Beer! Jamaican Dance Hall!

7th Street Tattoo in St. Easy hosts a flash Friday the 13th sale for small to large tattoo designs. FRI. [INFO] Bad Weather Brewing releases a new Green Sky IIPA with “intense, resinous Minnesota Zeus” and a nearly prohibitive 9%… Continue Reading →

A Few Art Recs

Emmett Ramstad:::Laying in Wait Another intriguing show at Hair + Nails, Emmett Ramstad examines what it’s like to wait by transforming the gallery into a waiting room. Friday, 6 PM.  Hair and Nails, 2222 1/2 E 35th St, MPLS; hairandnailsart.com UHN-URTH 8… Continue Reading →

More Weekend Happenings

Planet K is a pizza party co-hosted by Radio K and Galactic Pizza and nothing sounds more fun to us. FRI. Free. [INFO] It’s MN Leather Pride Weekend and you can meet the contestants, enjoy a Whips 201 course, hear… 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 →

Thursday Picks: Do Some Good at Some Good Events

Tips for Noodles & Billy If you love living in a city with a vibrant arts and culture scene, support the people who help make it happen in a big way. Billy Morrisette, who you definitely either know as a… Continue Reading →