Win a $500 Gas Gift Card

If you see us out and about in our Mitsubishi Outlander Sport from White Bear Lake Mitsubishi this summer, you could win a $500 gas gift card.  Text the word BEAR to 42379 when you see the car and you’ll be entered in our random draw.  There’s also a chance to win a family four pack of tickets to Valleyfair.  The best part is you can enter as many times as you’d like!  We’ll be doing this all summer so there are plenty of opportunities to catch us on the road.

2015 TCL Recipe Calendar Release Party, Wednesday, August 13th

Join us at the Harvest Grill in Rogers from 6:00 – 7:30 PM on Wednesday, August 13th.  Enjoy Happy Hour Specials with Steve Patterson and Elizabeth Ries.  It’s your first chance to pick up the new 2015 Twin Cities Live Recipe Calendar before we start selling it at the Minnesota State Fair. 

Patio Town with Elizabeth, Thursday, August 14th, 6-7:30 PM

Join Elizabeth at Patio Town in Oakdale, enjoy a free slice of pizza and pick up our official TCL bag of summer for your chance to win a trip to Barcelona, Spain!

Patio’ke Finals at the Fair, Saturday, August 23rd

Come on out to the 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS building on the State Fairgrounds on Saturday, August 23rd for the Patio’ke Finals!  The six finalists from our Patio’ke Events sponsored by Patio Town will compete with their best karaoke performance for a chance to win a trip for two to Mazatlan, Mexico!

Twin Cities Live Book Club, Tuesday, September 16th

Join Elizabeth at Firelake Grill House and Cocktail Bar inside the Radisson Blu at Mall of America for our next Twin Cities Live Book Club gathering, on Tuesday, September 16th, with special appearance by Steve Patterson!  The evening starts at 6 PM.  We'll discuss our current pick "Turn Here Sweet Corn" by Atina Diffley. For more on the book, click here.


Chipotle Edible Garden, June 13th- September 29th

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is serving up scrumptious garden fun for the fourth year in a row in the Chipotle Edible Garden, opening tomorrow, Friday June 13.

Yoga in the Park, July 8th - August 26th

Are you interested in doing yoga while enjoying one of Coon Rapids’ 48 parks? Now is your chance! Yoga sessions are held every Tuesday morning starting July 8 through August 26. Classes begin at 10 a.m. at Lions Coon Creek Park and are led by certified Yoga instructors. Don’t forget your mat, towel, water and sun screen!  No experience is required.  There is a class fee of $30.00.

Donut Showdown Viewing Party, Friday, August 1st

Join the whole Angel Food Bakery and Coffee Bar's bakery crew at Dangerous Man Brewery and watch The Cooking Channel as Katy and Crystal compete for the big $10,00 prize.

Ice Cream, Peanut Butter & Jam, August 2nd

This free event offers food and fun for the whole family, and people are encouraged to bring a jar of peanut butter for the food shelf. This event is sponsored by the Union Park District Council and St. Paul Parks & Recreation, is happening on August 2 at Merriam Park in St. Paul.

11th Annual MiracleKids Triathlon, August 2nd & August 16th

The MiralcleKids Triathlon, is a triathlon for kids racing for kids who can't. 

The Uptown Art Fair, August 1-3rd

The 2014 Uptown Art Fair is celebrating its 51st year with an exciting lineup of artists, special performances, youth artists, a culinary arts competition and much more!   

Land of Lakes GTO Club Muscle Car Classic Show, Sunday, August 3rd

The 28th Annual Land of Lakes GTO Club Muscle Car Classic Show is Sunday, August 3rd at Larry Reid’s Arrow Buick-GMC in Inver Grove Heights.

35th Annual Irish Fair of Minnesota Kickoff Party, August 7th Back To Top

Come celebrate the 35th annual Irish Fair of MN with a 'Pints and Punk' kickoff party!The kickoff will take place Thursday, August 7th from 7 PM- 10 PM on Harriet Island! Attendees can enjoy live music and refreshments! 

FinnFest 2014, August 7-10th Back To Top

FinnFest 2014 invites you to downtown Minneapolis from August 7-10 for concerts, lectures, dancing, children’s activities, a special foodie day, and a “Tori” Finnish marketplace featuring over 50 vendors and 20 music performances. FinnFest will be based at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center on Nicollet Mall.  Our theme is “Oppi Ja Ilo,” which is Finnish for “Learn, Experience, Enjoy!”

Movie in the Park, Despicable Me 2, Friday, August 8th Back To Top

Minions, villains and fun! Don’t miss Movie in the Park at Sand Creek Park on Friday, August 8 featuring Despicable Me 2. This is an opportunity to enjoy a beautiful evening outdoors with the whole family!

2014 Irish Fair of Minnesota, August 8th-10th Back To Top

Can't wait for the Irish Fair? No worries! The official Pints and Punk Kickoff Party is happening on Thursday, August 7th from 7-10 p.m! 

Pro-Choice Resources First Ever Pie Eating Contest at the Minnehaha Park Bandshell, August 16th Back To Top

Come out from 3PM- 5PM on August 16th and enjoy free, family-friendly events that will include summer picnic games, blue ribbon pie awards, caricature portraits, a pie silent auction and of course a pie eating contest! 

Popsicle's 'THE BIG WIFF', August 16th-17th Back To Top

The third annual Popsicle’s The BIG WIFF, a wiffle ball tournament benefiting the Miracle League of Minnesota, will be held at ten Minnesota locations on Saturday, August 16, 2014. The championship tournament will take place Sunday, August 17, 2014, at the Woodbury Miracle League field. 

Jodi Livon at The Golden Nugget Tavern and Grille, August 21st Back To Top

IN GOOD SPIRITS: What does the expression "In Good Spirits" REALLY mean? And what does it have to with ghosts, gossip and energetic garbage?

Psychic Enlightenment Day and Psychic Fun Fair, August 23-24th Back To Top

Get a reading by Maria Shaw Lawson and enjoy a weekend of fun and enlightening experiences at the Psychic Enlightenment Day and Fun Fair in Roseville! 

Run To Remember 5K, Thursday, September 11th Back To Top

The Saint Paul Fire Foundation and Regions Hospital Heart Center are sponsoring the "Run to Remember" race on Thursday, September 11th.

Border Battle Beer Fest, Car & Bike Rally, Lynard Skynyrd, & More, September 19 & 20 Back To Top

Somerset Amphitheater is hosting a weekend of events Friday, September 19 - Saturday, September 20 in its New Festival Area and the Main Amphitheater.  Attendees are invited to come and camp, visit the Border Battle Car Show and Bike Rally, taste craft beers at Border Battle Beer Fest and enjoy food by North Memphis BBQ.  In addition to the daytime events, an outdoor concert will take place Saturday night featuring Lynyrd Skynyrd, with special guests, White Iron Band and Hitchville.

JazzMN Orchestra, October 11th - April 25th 2015 Back To Top

The 2014-15 JazzMN Orchestra Season schedule is now available!