Tag: Twin Cities Live

13 events happening December 2

Tis the season for events! My 40 Ways to Holiday guide features at least one seasonal event you can do every day from Thanksgiving Day through New Years Day. Check it out here. Saturday, December 2 has more than one thing to check out. Here are 13 events happening! More festivities are being added, too

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Win a $25,000 wedding!

This is cool — The Wedding Guys and Twin Cities Live on KSTP-TV are giving away a wedding valued at $25,000! Plus, the winning couple will say ‘I do’ on live TV! The prize includes the venue, the dress, the wedding bands, the cake and honeymoon along with invites, flowers, attire for bridesmaids and groomsmen

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Meeting the Barbary macaques in Gibraltar

I traveled with Twin Cities Live co-host Steve Patterson, photographer Seth, Steve’s wife, Lu, and 40 Twin Cities Live viewers on a 11-night Mediterranean cruise. It truly was the trip of a lifetime. One highlight was meeting the Barbary macaques in the British territory of Gibraltar. They get real friendly. After watching the video, click

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The 3 State Fair brochures you need to ask for at the information booth

I was on KSTP-TV with an insider tip on tackling the Minnesota State Fair. There are three brochures worth asking for at the information booth to help you navigate the Great Minnesota Get Together. Watch the video to find out the ones I recommend!

The best ways to get to the State Fair

Make sure to plan ahead for how you’ll get to the Minnesota State Fair. I was on KSTP’s Twin Cities Live with advice. There are over 30 free park and ride lots are near the Fairgrounds. Be careful: they fill up fast. Check the State Fair’s Twitter page before you head out to see if

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An ongoing review of new Minnesota State Fair foods for 2017

UPDATED 9/3/17 The Minnesota State Fair is serving up 31 new foods in 2017*. Keep checking back to get my thoughts on what’s worth trying…and what isn’t deserving of your cash. * = so the Fair says there are 31 new foods, but it won’t take much walking around to see there are plenty more. State Fair

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The best birthday freebies in the Twin Cities

From a bottle of wine worth your age to free car washes, I rounded up the best freebies you can snag on your birthday. Check out my segment on KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live. Featured spots: Free bottle of wine worth your age at Tria Restaurant in North Oaks Required to purchase two entrees Must go during your

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Over 35 food trucks will gather at one spot in the north metro on Saturday

Start preparing your stomach for everything you’ll eat the State Fair! On Saturday, July 22, over 35 food trucks will be in downtown Anoka from 12-10 p.m. It’s organized by the Uptown Food Truck Festival, which was at the end of June. The event is part of Discover Anoka Days, an annual event with sidewalk

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