Minnesota Twins Home Opener 2016

This week’s Minnesota Mondays feature is all about the Twins Home Opener—which in my eyes is a holiday. There’s nothing like arriving at the ballpark for the first game of the season, cheering for the players as the lineup is announced, seeing the large American flag unfurled in the outfield and seeing the fighter jets flyover the stadium at the end of the National Anthem. … Continue reading Minnesota Twins Home Opener 2016

There’s No Place Like Target Field

Happy Opening Day 2016! The wait is almost over, in just one week I can go back to my happy place—Target Field. While there are a lot of great destinations around the state…few things can compete with a beautiful day at the ballpark. Offering skyline views and concessions featuring local flavors like Kramarczuk’s brats and hot dogs, Izzy’s ice cream, Murray’s steak sandwich and Mac’s … Continue reading There’s No Place Like Target Field

MLB All Star Game Block Party, Futures Game, and Celebrity & Legends Game

On a gorgeous and sunny summer Sunday, Minneapolis welcomed baseball fans from around the globe to the All Star Summer Block Party, Futures Game and Celebrity & Legends Game. Awash with sunshine, Target Field and the surrounding area gleamed. At the All Star Summer Block Party, visitors could check out the newest Chevy lineup, create a personalized draw string bag, play a super-sized bean bag … Continue reading MLB All Star Game Block Party, Futures Game, and Celebrity & Legends Game

All Star Game Concert @ TCF Stadium

It was a beautiful Saturday evening for the All Star Game Concert. The stadium was packed as locally-based Atmosphere took the stage. They played for about 45 minutes to a pretty engaged crowd, waving their hands in the air with many sporting the bullseye printed shades handed out by Target (sponsor of the concert) at the gates. Then as the sun started to sink behind … Continue reading All Star Game Concert @ TCF Stadium

100 Years of Wrigley Field

Ahh…the bleacher seats at Wrigley. Set above the Wall of Ivy, the seating isn’t comfy, but the view is spectacular. In front of you is the playing field, behind you is the famous scoreboard. On a hot day, you may be cooled by a nice breeze coming in off Lake Michigan…and on a cold day…well you may get a real feel for “The Windy City”. … Continue reading 100 Years of Wrigley Field

Opening Day at Target Field

The home of Twins baseball opened its gates today, welcoming fans young and old to celebrate the first home game of the year. It’s a special year for the stadium as it is set to host the Major League Baseball All Star Game on July 15. Excitement in and around the ballpark is building, and fans were greeted with new banners and merchandise promoting the … Continue reading Opening Day at Target Field