Theater in Minneapolis

Guthrie Theater

This is Minneapolis' top-gun theater troupe, with the jumbo facility to prove it. Unsold 'rush' tickets go on sale 30 minutes before showtime for $15 to $35 (cash only). Download free audio tours from the website fo…
Live Music in Minneapolis

First Avenue & 7th St Entry

This is the long-standing bedrock of Minneapolis' music scene. First Avenue is the main room featuring national acts; smaller 7th St Entry is for up-and-comers. Check out the exterior stars on the building: they're …
Basketball in Minneapolis

Target Center

The Timberwolves pro basketball team plays at Target Center, which is fresh off a $140 million renovation that added a glossy sheen to many of the public spaces.
Theater in Minneapolis

Children's Theatre Company

This local troupe is so good it won a Tony award for 'outstanding regional theater.' The production values are first-rate.
Live Music in Minneapolis


A gorgeous, great-sounding venue for jazz, folk and progressive hip-hop acts. Oh, and swank cocktails, too.
Baseball in Minneapolis

Target Field

The Minnesota Twins' baseball stadium is notable for its beyond-the-norm, locally focused food and drink.
Football in Minneapolis

US Bank Stadium

The NFL's Vikings play at this spiffy, glass-walled indoor arena, which opened in 2016.
Classical Music in Minneapolis

Orchestra Hall

Superb acoustics for concerts by the acclaimed Minnesota Orchestra.
Theater in Minneapolis

Brave New Workshop Theatre

An established venue for musical comedy, revue and satire.
Live Music in Minneapolis

Lee's Liquor Lounge

Rockabilly and country-tinged alt bands twang here.