The 2017 eyeo Festival: Minneapolis’ Creative Technology Conference

Addressing design and data through this year's "Code + Resistance" theme

In the crowded creative conference space, one event has continued to impress us to the point that we’ve signed on as a media partner. The Minneapolis eyeo Festival incorporates talks and workshops that strike the intersection of art, information and inspiration. There’s an essence to the dialogues and experience that feels quite experimental, and in turn cutting-edge. We’ve witnessed the continued polishing of many events …

Minnesota’s The Great Northern Festival

A 10-day celebration of winter fun in the Twin Cities

With average temperatures well below freezing during January and February, neither of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota may not seem like an ideal vacation destination. And yet, this couldn’t be further from the truth as The Great Northern Festival, in its debut year, is out to prove. Through 10 days of outdoor programming—with everything from an ice sculpture carnival to art …

Askov Finlayson + Marvel Bar Candles

Three new cocktail-scented scents

Minneapolis favorites—retailer Askov Finlayson and its sister Marvel Bar—launched their first candle collaboration in 2014 and it’s graced the bar at CH HQ since. Inspired by the Marvel Bar’s hand-crafted cocktails, the team collaborated with an established Parisian scent company to capture the essence of each drink which then make their way to Minnesota to be blended with soy wax and made into candles. Three …