Mike Marcotte

Name: MIKE MARCOTTE

TCL Contributor: LOCAL GUY ABOUT TOWN

Hometown: BLAINE, MN

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Mike Marcotte is Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town and appears on the show every week with his picks for What's Happening This Weekend. Besides attending events around the metro, Mike loves to travel and writes about his journeys on his website, Give Me The Mike. He enjoys finding new restaurants to dine at, too. Mike is a native Minnesotan, attending Centennial High School and Gustavus Adolphus College.

Best Holiday Light Displays in Minnesota  

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte has a roundup of the best places to check out holiday lights in Minnesota.

12/6 What's Happening This Weekend

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.  

11/8 What's Happening This Weekend  

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.

10/25 What's Happening This Weekend  

Twin Cities Live'e Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.

Best Pumpkin Patches in Minnesota  

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares your picks for the 5 best pumpkin patches in Minnesota.

10/11 What's Happening This Weekend  

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.

Travel Hacks  

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares travel hacks, including how you can get free airline tickets by sitting in the backseat of a car.

10/4 What's Happening This Weekend   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, joined Elizabeth at Dugarel's Bar and Grill in Hastings to highlight upcoming events in that community, along with events happening around the Twin Cities this weekend.

9/13 What's Happening This Weekend   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.

Nitro Circus   Back To Top

On Wednesday, October 3rd, Nitro Circus at Target Center features the world's best action sports atlethes performing record-breaking tricks in freestyle motocross, BMX and skate. Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte chats with one of the show's stars.

9/6 What's Happening this Weekend   Back To Top

Just because the fair is over, that doesn't mean you have to be stuck at home.  Local guy about town, Mike Marcotte shares some events happening this weekend.

Insider Scoop for "Hamilton"   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shares what you need to do for your chance to get $10 tickets to "Hamilton" at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis.

9/3 Fair Insider   Back To Top

Even though the 2018 Minnesota State Fair is ending, you can still get your fix of the Great Minnesota Get Together. Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte has the scoop on how you can gear up for the 2019 State Fair.

8/31 Fair Insider   Back To Top

If you're making a trip to the State Fair this weekend, Twin Cities Live's Fair Insider, Mike Marcotte, shares the three brochures you need to get, along with which day is the least busy.

8/30 Fair Insider   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte has the inside scoop on how to win free Grandstand tickets at the State Fair!

8/29 Fair Insider   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares some of the best free stuff you will find once you're in the Fairgrounds.

8/28 Fair Insider   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Fair Insider, Mike Marcotte, shares resources on the State Fair's website that can elevate your day at the Great Minnesota Get Together.

8/24 Fair Insider   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte is the Fair Insider, helping you navigate the Minnesota State Fair in style!

8/23 Fair Insider   Back To Top

During the 2018 Minnesota State Fair, Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte is the Fair Insider, filling you in on what's new and cool at the Great Minnesota Get Together.

8/16 What's Happening this Weekend   Back To Top

Summer is quickly wrapping up but there is still some things to check out.  Local guy about town, Mike Marcotte has some ideas.

8/9 What's Happening This Weekend   Back To Top

TCL's Mike Marcotte shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.

8/2 What's Happening This Weekend   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.

7/27 What's Happening This Weekend   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, joins Steve live in Blaine with places to check out in that city along with events happening around town this weekend.

TCL In Your Town: Best Restaurants in Blaine   Back To Top

TCL In Your Town features the best suburbs in the Twin Cities and we are currently featuring the north metro community of Blaine. Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, grew up in Blaine and introduces you to three restaurants worth the drive no matter where you live. 

Best Fireworks Displays   Back To Top

We asked Twin Cities Live Facebook fans for the best places to watch Fourth of July fireworks displays. TCL's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, shares the top five picks.

6/28 What's Happening this Weekend Back To Top

Our local guy about town, Mike Marcotte shares some ideas for having fun this weekend.

6/21 What's Happening this Weekend   Back To Top

Local guy about Town, Mike Marcotte, has some events for you to check out!

6/14 What's Happening This Weekend   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares his picks for what's happening this weekend.  

Going Back in Time at Valleyfair   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Local Guy About Town, Mike Marcotte, doesn't leave the ground during his adventure at Valleyfair. Instead, he takes us back in time. Check out his trip on the antique autos. 

National Donut Day   Back To Top

It's National Donut Day and we celebrated with treats from some of your favorite donut shops.