Tag: Minneapolis events

Why Wednesday is the best day for Vikings fans to attend the Super Bowl Experience

Vikings fans who are still a bit bummed about the NFC Championship game can at least some cash at the Super Bowl Experience on January 31. Wear your Vikings gear to get $5 off admission. Super Bowl Experience, located inside the Minneapolis Convention Center, is jam-packed with activities, including your chance to kick a field

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What it’s like to zip line over the Mississippi River

I’m glad Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson had some nerves zip lining across the Mississippi River. She asked me to join her for the Bold North Zip Line which has you hanging about 100 feet in the air as you glide nearly 800 feet across the Mississippi. The views — and the adrenaline rush

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Folks are paying $4 to $65 to park downtown Minneapolis for 2 hours

After seeing one downtown Minneapolis ramp charging $65 for a parking spot on Friday night, I took to the streets to see what other parking ramps and lots are charging. Fast facts: The cheapest ramp I found was $8, and it was underground parking, meaning your car would stay warm. The most expensive ramp I

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The 5 things you don’t want to miss at Super Bowl LIVE

My co-worker Brittany described Super Bowl LIVE as a winter version of the Minnesota State Fair. That’s extremely accurate. There’s plenty of food to eat, live music to enjoy and you can watch a local or national television newscast. What is Super Bowl LIVE? Super Bowl LIVE a six-block, free event on Nicollet Mall in

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When you can go ice skating with drag queens in Minneapolis

Those who visit downtown Saint Paul in the winter know about the annual Wells Fargo WinterSkate near Rice Park. It’s a romantic activity. That’s not the only Wells Fargo WinterSkate in town. Loring Park in Minneapolis has a larger rink that’s less busy. And with the big game in town, organizers on the west side

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Twin Cities events: January 11 – 14

From a Boat Show to a Bridal Show, I shared the best events happening around the Twin Cities on KSTP-TV. “Paw Patrol LIVE!”: Friday, January 12 – Sunday, January 14 in Minneapolis Minneapolis Boat Show: Thursday, January 11 – Sunday, January 14 in Minneapolis Twin Cities Bridal Show: Sunday, January 14 in Saint Paul TeamNorthxTarget

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