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151. Joe's Market and Deli: A deli-type restaurant near the University of Minnesota that features Lebanese food.  
152. Loring CafĂ©: A live music venue on Harmon Place in Minneapolis.  
153. Goldy: The large gopher mascot of the University of Minnesota.  
154. Mississippi Mile: The area richest in local history, the district where milling, brewing, and electric power built Minneapolis around...  
155. Red Eye Collaboration: A multidisciplinary center for the arts, dedicated to innovative/alternative works of art.  
156. Grand Rounds Scenic Byway: A linked series of park areas in Minneapolis.  
157. Chain of Lakes: The district in Minneapolis that surrounds the lake parkland; part of the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway.  
158. Minnesota Nice: Refers to the affable demeanor rumored to be common in the Twin Cities and the surrounding areas (although the vali...  
159. ECCO: East Calhoun  
160. Edina Art Fair: A nationally renowned fine art showcase taking place in late spring/early summer in St. Paul.  
161. White Bear Lake: One of the biggest lakes in the Twin City area; the name originates in Native American legend.  
162. Hell's Kitchen: "Damn good food by celebrated chefs" on South 10th Street in Minneapolis.  
163. Minneapolis College of Art and Design: An internationally recognized art college in south Minneapolis that has been around for over 100 years.  
164. Cheapo: A used music and movie chain in the Minnesota/St. Paul area, started in 1972.  
165. Uptown Art Fair: A celebration and fundraising event for the Uptown merchant's association; showcases the work of Minneapolis-based ...  
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1. First started in 1968, Summerfest also known as "The Big Gig" is now in the Guinness Book of World Records as the World's Largest Outdoor Music Festival. Currently boasting 11 days and nights of music on 13 different stages dispersed throughout the 75-acre Henry Maier Festival Park the fest is located along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan.

A derogatory local nickname for Albany invoked by its more disenchanted residents.

All those people living in Aspen, CO, they are called Aspenites. The people visiting? Still just tourists.

"City of Trees" is the official nickname for the city of Boise. The name comes from the French word boisé, which means "wooded." Although historical perceptions of cities aren't necessarily relevant today, the "City of Trees" moniker suits Boise well because of the natural beauty in and around the city.

A way of chugging an alcoholic beverage by holding it with your bicep and forearm. Named after the town of origin, Saukville Wisconsin.