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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

KFAI

Published September 3, 2002

808 Riverside Ave., Mpls. (612) 341-3144 With a smorgasbord of programming to choose from, your ears will find something delicious on Fresh Air Radio, KFAI. This "People Powered" independent radio station...

Uptown Theatre

Published September 3, 2002

2906 Hennepin Avenue Mpls. (612) 825-6006 Built in the 1930s, the Uptown still boasts the biggest movie screen in the Twin Cities, as well as the only balcony seating available. And this one-screen theater...

Oak Street Cinema

Published September 3, 2002

309 Oak Street SE, Mpls. (612) 331-3134 If your parents are U alumni like mine, chances are they have stories to tell about watching late-night movies at the Oak Street Cinema. For decades, the theater...

Bryant-Lake Bowl

Published September 3, 2002

810 West Lake Street, Mpls. (612) 825-3737 Ah, what to do tonight. You're with a contentious crowd, and they can't come to an agreement. Some want to bowl, some want to eat, some just want to hit a bar,...

Annie’s Parlour

Published September 3, 2002

313 14th Ave SE, Mpls. (612) 379-0744 Happy Days had Arnold's Drive-In, and Dinkytown has Annie's Parlour. Situated in a space formerly occupied by a printing press (you can still see the ink stains on...

Turf Club and Clown Lounge

Published September 3, 2002

W16012 University Ave., St. Paul (651) 647-0486 hat, on the outside, appears to be just another St. Paul dive is, once inside, St. Paul's biggest surprise. Aside from the endless nights of great music...

Dinkytowner

Published September 3, 2002

412 14th Avenue SE, Mpls. (612) 362-0427> Located in basement digs of the former Lower Landing, the Dinkytowner Cafe has been a live music hot spot since its incarnation two and a half years ago. The...

The 400 Bar

Published September 3, 2002

400 Cedar Ave. S., Mpls. 612) 332-2903 Located just a stone's throw from the U, the 400 Bar provides live music seven nights a week from local and touring indie bands. Pictures and newspaper clippings...

Lagoon Cinema

Published September 3, 2002

1320 Lagoon Avenue, Mpls. (612) 825-6006 If you missed the short run of that new Lithuanian coming-of-age film at the Uptown, head down the block. It's probably still playing on one of five screens at...

Fireball Espresso Caf

Published September 3, 2002

1532 Larpenteur Ave E, St. Paul. (651) 645-6800 Normally, coffee shops are only good for seeing intimate acoustic performances, but the Fireball Espresso Café has a big enough floor space and a...