Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Out North Brings Minnesota’s LGBTQ+ History To TPT On October 16th

Out North – MNLGBTQ History dusts off important stories from the annals of queer history and brings them to your living room starting on...

Sen. Allen Spear to be honored with LGBT Equality colonnade in Minneapolis Park

The influence of Sen. Allen Spear on the LGBT movement in Minnesota cannot be understated. He was the first openly gay elected official in...

Hotel Amsterdam sign comes down

Hotel Amsterdam was the Twin Cities' only gay hotel, until it closed in 2010. It's sign, the last vestiges of its heyday, came down...

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....

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...

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...