WELCOMEto Minneapolis & St. Paul
The insider’s guide to the Twin Cities
Visit Twin Cities is here to guide you to everything that Minneapolis, St. Paul and surrounding suburbs have to offer in dining, shopping, entertainment and attractions. All this along with a host of suggested itineraries arm visitors and residents with the know-how to get out and explore the region—and it is all housed in one easy-to-navigate site, complete with our best kept City Secrets.
Man of the Morning
Fifteen years ago, WCCO anchor Jason DeRusha moved to the Twin Cities thinking he would probably stay for five years, tops. Guess what? He’s still here.
Five Ways to Meet Our City and Our People
Whether you’re a visitor or local, meet people and explore our local venues with this guide. Sponsored by Pedal Pub Twin Cities:
Mill City Farmer’s Market Must-Stop Vendors
The best food and drink at one of Minneapolis’ most trusted sources for local, organic and sustainable groceries and goods.
10 Mother’s Day Brunches for 2018
Spoil your mother, grandmother or wife with one of these special Mother’s Day brunches in the Twin Cities
Mother’s Day 2018
Check out more than a dozen Mother’s Day ideas around the Twin Cities
You can paint with all the colors of the wind.
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum’s Stars of Spring
It’s the flower that grows between your nose and lips—tulips!
Top 5 hiking trails in and around Minneapolis
These are the top 5 places to hike when you’re in Minneapolis
Celebrate Prince in the Twin Cities 2018
Join in celebrating the “Purple Rain” singer’s life and music with these events.
10 Coffee Shops to Visit in the Twin Cities
The Twin Cities has plenty of coffee shops to choose from, no matter your taste or preferred atmosphere.
What’s a Midwest IPA, Anyway?
More and more, the midwest-style IPA is popping up in Twin Cities brewpubs. Here are 5 easy drinking IPAs to try in Minneapolis and St. Paul.
Ten Films, 10 Sentences
Ten sentences don’t begin to describe the 10 out of 528 films at the 37th Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival, but it’s a start.
Upcoming Concerts in the Twin Cities Under $35
The Twin Cities brings in thousands of musical artists every year but not every concert experience has to break the bank
Trail Running in Minneapolis and St. Paul
It’s time to end that relationship with your treadmill
Baby Farm Animals
Three springtime farms for the family to experience life on the farm and, of course, pet some baby animals.
Pokémon Go Hotspots in Minneapolis and St. Paul
Gotta catch ’em all
28 Easter Brunches for 2018
Easter brunches in Minneapolis and St. Paul are springing up, and we’ve rounded up 28 of our favorites.
Where to Play Trivia Every Night of the Week
Test your capacity for useless information at trivia nights throughout the Twin Cities.
It’s above freezing, which officially means spring is here.
Top Historic Bars in the Twin Cities
Take your friends out for drinks at one of these historic restaurants and bars in Minneapolis and St. Paul
Ten Runs, Two Months
Run the sweetest 5K around, conquer inflatable obstacles and more this spring. Plus, as a bonus, check out five of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day runs.
St. Paul rolls out the green carpet for its week-long St. Patrick’s Day extravaganza, complete with LuckyPalooza, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Irish Celebration and more.
Swing Dancing in the Twin Cities
Check out these swing dance locations with lessons, dances and events for everyone.
Twin Cities Dessert Destinations
Satisfy your sweet tooth cravings with these delectable dessert places in the Twin Cities.