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MN Food Truck Fair 6/30

MN Food Truck Fair 6/30

The second annual event has moved to Uptown Minneapolis.

Open Streets opens Lyndale Ave 6/23

Open Streets opens Lyndale Ave 6/23

It’s back. Open Streets will open Lyndale Avenue to all except motorized traffic on Sunday, June 19th, 2013.

CARAG’s Chilly Chili Fest 2/24

CARAG’s Chilly Chili Fest 2/24

Support the Uptown Food Shelf and reunite and meet with neighbors at the 2013 CARAG Chilly Chili Festival.

Uptown Art Fair – 8/3 to 8/5

Uptown Art Fair – 8/3 to 8/5

The Uptown Art Fair is back for its 49th year, this Friday, August 3rd through Sunday, August 5th.

Murder Mystery at Como-Harriet Streetcar

Murder Mystery at Como-Harriet Streetcar

A murder-mystery on a vintage streetcar, at night no less, makes for interesting theater. This weekend only.

Bastille Day Block Party on 7/15

Bastille Day Block Party on 7/15

The 10th Annual Bastille Day Block Party takes place this Sunday, July 15th at Irving and Lake Street. The event is put on by Barbette.

City of Lakes Loppet moves back to Hennepin-Lake

City of Lakes Loppet moves back to Hennepin-Lake

Minneapolis’ main ski event will move its race on Lake Street and Hennepin Avenue instead of using the Mall. The move is designed to create more vibrancy and attract more people.

Calhoun Coffee Fest brews up on Nov 19, 2011

Calhoun Coffee Fest brews up on Nov 19, 2011

The 22nd Calhoun Coffee Fest will take place on November 19, 2011 in Calhoun Square. The event offers an opportunity to sample tons of coffee, teas, desserts, breads, and other treats. Live entertainment and educational seminars round out the event.

Wheels of Italy this Sunday, 8/28

Wheels of Italy this Sunday, 8/28

West Calhoun hosts the Wheels of Italy event featuring Italian cars, bikes, and motorcycles on Sunday, August 27th.

Nature Valley Grand Prix Uptown recap

Nature Valley Grand Prix Uptown recap

A few photographs from last night’s Nature Valley Grand Prix that resulted in a major crash and blitzes of speed.