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I’m Mike Marcotte. If we haven’t met, I’d love for you to take a moment and read my story.

You’ve landed on a website with travel advice and a growing list of travel guides catered to the LGBT community. Plus, I share what’s hot around the Twin Cities and Minnesota.

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Check out my full guide to the Minnesota State Fair, including the 12 “off the beaten path” foods you need to eat

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The best free outdoor movies in the Twin Cities this August

July 17, 2017

Alright, whether you want to hear it or not, summer is halfway done. But that’s a good reminder to maximize every moment we still have with warm temperatures and late sunsets. Free outdoor movies are all over the cities and here are a few worth checking out. Read more.

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Now open: HopCat

July 30, 2017 

The vacant restaurant space at Nicollet Mall and Fifth Street in downtown Minneapolis is quiet no more. Welcome HopCat. Read more.


3 Minnesota-centric Facebook pages worth following

July 24, 2017

In a quest to fill my Facebook feed with useful or entertaining information, here are some Minnesota-focused Facebook pages worth clicking ‘like’. Read more.


Move over, flash mob. A ‘flash dinner’ is coming to Minneapolis

July 5, 2017

You’ve seen the videos of flash mobs execute choreographed dances at weddings and in public spaces. An upcoming flash event is bound to have less jazz squares and more squares of ravioli.

A group called Handmade Events is planning a PopUp Dinner to take place Saturday, August 12 at a undisclosed park in Minneapolis. Read more.


I’m on a magazine cover!

June 8, 2017

I am honored to be on the cover of Lavender Magazine’s 2017 Pride issue. Their Managing Editor, Andy, penned a humbling piece about their selection. You can read that here.


Get to know Mike

May 28, 2017

Learn more about me and why I wanted to start a website!

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