Spend the day sipping away on a variety of hard seltzers. With over 100 varieties of seltzers to choose from, your taste buds will be in paradise. Ages 21 and up. Read more about Seltzer Land: Minneapolis
Food & Drink
Are you vegan or curious to try out a more sustainable diet? This virtual event hopes to build community, asking participants to share their favorite vegan recipes, cookbooks, blogs and YouTube channels. Read more about Vegan Recipe Swap
What better a way to enjoy a beautiful summer night than with a glass of sauvignon blanc and some live music? Visit the St Croix Vineyards to listen to local musicians' strum away every Saturday afternoon. Get a socially distanced group of friends together to enjoy this summer special, and while you’re there, sign up for a private wine tour. Ages 21 and up. Read more about Live Music Saturdays at St Croix Vineyards
Join the South Uptown neighborhood at this annual fundraising chili festival. Hot chili and fixings will be served—vegetarian options available—along with drinks and desserts. Bid in the silent auction and get the chance to win a door prize. All proceeds will go to support the Joyce Uptown Food Shelf. All ages. 612.370.4907 Read more about Chilly Chili Fest
The Winter Carnival is back for 2020! This year’s events will include ice carvings, merchandise and food sales, music and much more. Bring out the whole family and come join the fun at the recently renovated Rice Park and Landmark Center. This all-day event will be a fun time for everyone in the winter months. All ages. Read more about 2020 Saint Paul Winter Carnival
Some exciting times at HWS! Please see below!
The City of Mound has operated a municipal liquor store since the repeal of prohibition in 1933 for the last 87 years The Mound Muni currently known as Harbor Wine & Spirits has offered tax relief through profits generated by sales of beer, wine, & spirits. Read more about Harbor Wine & Spirits Pre-Remodel Sale/Re-Grand Opening Sale
To show his support for Yia’s upcoming restaurant Vinai, James Beard finalist and acclaimed chef Jorge Guzman will team up with Yia for a private dinner with two seatings featuring a collaborative menu. A portion of the sales of this event will benefit Children’s Minnesota Hematology Oncology.
Menu will include:
The 4 elements of Hmong food—Rice, Proteins, Veggie/Broth and Hot Sauce—in a "family style" dinner that showcases the ethos of Vinai. Read more about A Vinai Fundraising Dinner With Chef Yia Vang and Chef Jorge Guzman
This is the cure for cabin fever: free gate admission at the Arboretum. There is lots to do, here are a few ideas: visit the Conservatory, 3 Art Galleries and the Library. Buy a cookie, breakfast or lunch in the Cafe. Bring your own Nordic skis or snowshoes and take a trek on the groomed trails. Stroll through the winter gardens and snap a few pictures, send us your photos at #mnarblife! Don't forget the kids and spend time hunting the hidden birds, attend story time in the library and visit the YouBetcha stick structure. Excludes Friday evening, Jan 31 Flower Show Preview Event. Read more about Arboretum Free January Admissions
Looking for some different food options in the winter? Come to the winter farmers market. You can purchase honey, jams, winter vegetables, gifts and much more. Read more about Minnetonka Winter Farmers Market