Saturday, December 14, 2019

Throwback Thursday 1983: Divine comes to Minneapolis’ Hub of Hell

Divine, the iconic drag persona created by Harris Glenn Milstead and made famous through the films of John Waters, came to Minneapolis in 1983....

Former Lucy’s home slated for demolition

A small piece of Minnesota's LGBT history faces an uncertain fate, according to a report by the Twin Cities Daily Planet. City of St....

Eggs WILL be laid! 2014 Easter Bonnet Parade

Easter and Bonnets go together like Steel Magnolias.  They are inextricably linked, like some force of nature. They are sometimes outrageous (think hurricane or...

Minnesota History Center exhibit shines light on LGBT history

Image via Minnesota Historical Society The Minnesota Historical Society library has put together a display in its lobby documenting the LGBT community's struggle toward full...

Turning anti-gay hate into love with a Loring Park memorial to Joel Larson

Friends and family of Joel Larson have started a campaign to remember the energetic and dynamic young gay man who lost his life to...

Throwback Thursday: Check out these ads for The Saloon from the early 1980s

The Saloon has been a ubiquitous part of the (mainly) gay male community in Minneapolis with a history extending back to 1977. In those...