G. Phillip Shoultz III

VocalEssence presents a livestream sing-along and concert to honor black fathers.

Mackenthun’s market started with a dream and some tasty homemade sausage back in 1917, making this year its 100th anniversary.

The Scottish are coming—to Schram Vineyards, Winery and Brewery when it hosts the Highland Games from noon-4 p.m. on June 24. The heavy games (strongman competition in kilts) feature the caber toss and kettlebells.

Sever’s Fall Festival is back for another season in the same location. This family-friendly destination is known for its intricate corn maze, impressive corn pits, jumping pillow, giant slide and more.

A popular children’s triathlon is returning to its home in Chanhassen. The 13th annual Hy-Vee Pinky Swear Kids Triathlon (formerly the Miracles of Mitch Kids Triathlon) is a non-timed, non-competitive race for children ages 6-18.

Take a 5k vacation by registering for the Color Run, coming to the Twin Cities on July 10!

Get married, have kids, move to the suburbs. If that life trajectory sounds familiar, you’ll want to check out the Minnesota History Center’s “Suburbia” exhibit.

The Eden Prairie Historical Society is reviving its popular Ghost Walk on October 24 at the Cummins-Phipps-Grill House.

We’ve all had those moments during the long frigid winter where we closed our eyes and pictured a balmy evening spent listening to strands of live music melt into the warm summer breeze.  It helped us survive the cold (and yes, despite our moments of doubt, we did), and now the fun is finally beg

Eden Prairie’s popular annual Minnesota Renewable Energy Society Solar Boat Regatta is being paired with a new event. Don’t miss the city of Eden Prairie’s Ecopalooza from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. May 17 at Riley Lake Park.

Our annual Best of Southwest Metro party on February 13 at BMW of Minnetonka.