From a bottle of wine worth your age to free car washes, I rounded up the best freebies you can snag on your birthday.
I asked the viewers of Twin Cities Live, along with my Facebook fans, for their favorite places to see holiday lights in Minnesota. Hundreds of votes came in. I presented the top 5 on Twin Cities Live as part of their Worth the Trip… Continue Reading “The 5 best holiday light displays in Minnesota”
The best holiday light displays around Minnesota, presented by Sam’s Christmas Village and Light Tour.
Don’t get me wrong, I love the Minnesota State Fair. I have an in-depth online guide about the Great Minnesota Get Together. But the media can make it feel like the State Fair is the only thing going on during the entire month of… Continue Reading “31 things to do in Minnesota this August that are not the State Fair”
I asked for your suggestions on where to watch 4th of July fireworks. The top choice doesn’t take place on July 4th, but instead, on July 6th. I was on Twin Cities Live with a roundup. Highest rated: Delano Saturday, July 6th at 10:30 p.m.… Continue Reading “Best places to watch fireworks in Minnesota”
The 2019 Minnesota holiday light display guide can be found here. Here’s a roundup of 2017 holiday light displays around Minnesota. Know of one I’m missing? Let me know by filling out the contact form at the bottom of this page. I have… Continue Reading “A guide to Minnesota holiday light displays, 2017 edition”
In 2017, there are exactly 40 days from Thanksgiving Day to New Years Day. And with the elimination of the eighth floor display at Macy’s in downtown Minneapolis and Holiday Lights in the Park in Saint Paul, along with the disappointing change from tradition… Continue Reading “40 Ways to Holiday, Day 32: December 24”