Arts & Culture

The 84th Miss Minnesota Competition was held on June 22 in Eden Prairie. Kathryn Kueppers was crowned the winner, and her talent is in the category of jazz vocal, and her social impact initiative is ​The Invisible Crown: the Legacy of Miss America.

Mackenthun’s Fine Foods highlighted its extensive renovation during a grand opening celebration.

A costume jewelry Christmas tree created by Kate Loves Vintage

Kate Roberts, an antiques dealer, loves vintage. Her passion turned personal when she created bejeweled Christmas trees, lit with the love she has for family.

Terri Farr and members of her family, who have invented a new gift giving tradition

One family has tried to put a stop to the stressful aspect of gift giving by focusing on making others happy by sharing its talents and time with each other.

Gardening books piled on a table at the Andersen Horticultural Library at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.

Find inspiration for next summer’s garden at the Andersen Horticultural Library.

The American Museum of Asmat Art

The Twin Cities offer a broad stroke selection of art museums.

A performance of "Dirty Business" at History Theatre in St. Paul

There are more than 200 theater venues in the Twin Cities featuring plays, musicals, comedy, improv and more.

Lake Ann Dock

Chanhassen’s Thomas Cook captured a dockside view of fall’s color story with Lake Ann Dock, which placed first in the City Landscapes category for our annual photo contest.

"Beyond Rosemary, Basil and Thyme" author Theresa Mieseler and her husband. The two operate Shady Acres Herb Farm together.

Theresa Mieseler's "Beyond Rosemary, Basil and Thyme" features history, uses, propagation, recipes, DIY projects and stories—all about herbs.