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Wander Minnesota: February Festivals

Layer up, people—there’s a lot going on around the state in the short month of February. Note: the list doesn’t include the large number of Polar Plunges—or, in Wabasha, the Grumpy Old Men Plunge—occurring around the state this month. 562 more words


Wander Minnesota: Rethinking Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is only a little more than two weeks away. Are you ready?

There’s certainly nothing wrong with flowers and a lovely dinner out, but there are other options, including some events on the weekend prior. 480 more words

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Wander Minnesota: Twin Cities Women's Choir Celebrates 20 Years

Minnesota is home to a rich music and arts scene. In early February, one of those stellar arts groups celebrates its 20th anniversary: the Twin Cities Women’s Choir… 451 more words

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Wander Minnesota: Reasons To Leave The House In January

The festival-heavy month of December is behind us. But, Minnesotans are hearty creatures and that means there’s still plenty to do this month, including a variety of outdoor activities. 573 more words

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Wander Minnesota: Ways To Ring In 2017

2016 has certainly been a wild ride, and many people are looking forward to seeing it out the door. Here are some ways to celebrate the arrival of 2017. 383 more words


Wander Minnesota: Holiday Happenings in December, Part 4

It’s nearly Christmas, but don’t worry, there are still events occurring before the holiday weekend arrives.

Finding MinnesotaMen’s Night Out
Dec. 19
It seems like there are always ladies’ nights out, but here’s a nice twist: guys, get help with your holiday shopping at… 224 more words


Wander Minnesota: Holiday Happenings In December, Week 3

We’re coming down the home stretch, but there’s still plenty to do.

Color Spirits Bright
Through Jan. 1
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum features a lavish display in the Great Hall and the nearby grounds. 396 more words