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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Thousands of people flocked to Harriet Island for the inaugural Minnesota Yacht Club music festival.
Minnesota Yacht Club returns the musical festival experience to Harriet Island
by Ethan Lambert
Published July 23, 2024

Last weekend, the Minnesota Yacht Club brought in roughly 60,000 people for the first music festival at Harriet Island in St. Paul since 2012. The...

The exhibition is on view at the Schmidt Artist Lofts Landmark Gallery until Aug. 2.
STARGAZER: A whole universe in one small room
by Sommer Wagen
Published July 23, 2024

On display at Schmidt Artist Lofts Landmark Gallery in St. Paul on Saturday were many different iterations of Camden Stevens’ distinctive character...

The new mural was brought on by a two-year community effort to brighten up the concrete walls of the brutalist apartment building.
A new mural graces side of Dinkytown’s tallest building
by Gabriel Brito
Published July 22, 2024

A new mural featuring colorful renditions of the flora and fauna present in Dinkytown’s natural surroundings has been painted on the side of...

For Clairo, “the third time’s the Charm.”
Review: “Charm” by Clairo
by Sommer Wagen
Published July 21, 2024

Indie darling Clairo’s third studio album “Charm,” which came out July 12, is a warm, soul-infused, mature take on the complexities of...

Having free water at all concerts would make the concert-going experience a little more enjoyable for everyone.
Water should be free at all concerts
by Ethan Lambert
Published July 20, 2024

Imagine you are at a big concert, standing in the packed general admission floor with your friends and hundreds of others. After hours of dancing,...

Art
Blanca Kirkland gives festivalgoer Rikki a forearm tattoo on Sunday, July 14 at the Twin Cities Tattoo Festival.
Tattoo artists and styles come together at Twin Cities Tattoo Festival
by Gabriel Brito
Published July 15, 2024

From Friday to Sunday, the whirring of tattoo machines filled the St. Paul RiverCentre as tattoo artists from all over the country gathered for...

Films of Chapultepec park shown at Cucarachalandia. Picture courtesy of Seth Dahlseid.
‘Cucarachalandia’ celebrates Chicano and Mexican culture
by Gabriel Brito
Published July 8, 2024

“Cucarachalandia,” an art installation at the Northeast Sculpture Gallery Factory, combined artists and mediums to tell an immersive story...

Daily affirmation: “I will not accept a life I do not deserve.”
Review: “MaXXXine”
by Sommer Wagen
Published July 7, 2024

“MaXXXine” is the star-studded conclusion to Ti West’s “X” horror film trilogy, a thrilling and thought-provoking tale of the tragedy...

For students looking to catch a blockbuster or an independent film this summer, here are some picks within a reasonable distance to campus.
Top five movie theaters for students living on campus
by Ethan Lambert
Published June 17, 2024

The summer movie season is here, and with no film screenings scheduled at Coffman Union this summer, you might be wondering what other options...

It’s time for Eminem to retire.
Review: “The Death of Slim Shady (Coup De Grâce)” by Eminem
by Ethan Lambert
Published July 12, 2024

Eminem has fallen flat on his face with his twelfth studio album, “The Death of Slim Shady (Coup De Grâce),” released on Friday. Eminem...

At the F— the USA event, Pink Place invited attendees to “Come rage with us.”
Pink anti-patriotism: F— the USA at the Pink Place
by Sommer Wagen
Published July 9, 2024

Editor's Note: This article contains explicit language. Over one hundred people crowded into the fenced-in backyard of the Pink Place house...

The two-day festival featured vendors, musicians, a zipline and live wrestling.
Taste of Minnesota showcases the state’s culinary diversity
by Gabriel Brito
Published July 9, 2024

The Taste of Minnesota festival hosted restaurants, food trucks and vendors from across the state in downtown Minneapolis last weekend, allowing...

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