Thursday, May 03, 2018

Kentucky Derby Fashion   ...More

It's often called the most exciting two minutes in sports. The 144th running of the Kentucky Derby is this Saturday. It's a race known for betting, mint juleps and big BIG hats. You could also call it the best people watching event in the entire world.  Those hats became larger, brighter and more extravagant in the 60’s when the Derby could be seen all over the country on television. Those statement pieces are a must, even if you're not a Churchill Downs. MOA Trend Expert Sara Rogers stopped by with Kentucky Derby Fashion.

TCL Happy Hour: Acapulco   ...More

Twin Cities Live is starting the weekend early with a happy hour and you’re invited! TCL Happy Hour at Acapulco is celebrating at their new location in Andover. The fun begins at 3 p.m. and runs to 4:30.

5/3 3 PM Host Chat   ...More

Elizabeth and Steve talked about the Festival of Nations at the RiverCentre in St. Paul. For tickets, click here. Plus, they discussed a CNN article about how Sweden tweeted out that Swedish Meatballs are actually Turkish! 

5/3 4 PM Host Chat   ...More

Elizabeth and Steve talk about #WorldPasswordDay, along with an E News tweet about a sweet surprise for David Beckham. Plus info on the new Sesame Street addition to Seaworld Orlando and a Bored Panda article about creative mailboxes!

Date Night Cooking   ...More

This Pasta is great for date night. It’s elegant and easy and when made with high quality ingredients so delicious.  It’s also a perfect balance of taste and texture with savory cured prosciutto and fresh sweet peas in a sauce of white wine, cream, and truffle oil.  This dish feels fancy but comes together quickly. Food blogger and cookbook author, Tonja Engen stopped by to share date night dinner tips.

Orecchiette Pasta with Kale Pesto from Tilia's Steven Brown   ...More

Steven Brown, the Co-Owner of Tilia in Minneapolis, is now a four-time James Beard Award nominee. He stopped by the Twin Cities Live studio for the first time to share a recipe for Orecchiette Pasta with Kale Pesto.

The Look of Love   ...More

The Chanhassen Dinner Theatres is celebrating the music of Burt Bacharach in their concert, "The Look of Love - The Best of Burt Bacharach."  Bruce A. Henry, Debbie Duncan and Gwen Matthews come together to make Henry Duncan Matthews (HDM).  The three legendary award winning vocalists perform songs like "Close To You," "I Say A Little Prayer For You," "Promises, Promises," "Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head," "I'll Never Fall In Love Again," "That's What Friends Are For" and many more!