Minneapolis I the home of the Minnesota Fringe Festival, which features hundreds of performances and productions annually.it is only rivaled by New York when it comes to the number of theater companies. Minneapolis purchased and renovated the Orpheum, State, and Pant ages Theatres vaudeville and film houses on Hennepin Avenue, which are now used for concerts and plays. Information can be found here.
The Minnesota Orchestra plays classical and popular music at the city’s Orchestra Hall and has been described by critics to be the most fabulous Orchestra in the world. The Orchestra has been nominated for various prestigious awards, including a Grammy Award in 2014. See here for information about The Minneapolis Art and Culture Scene.
As of 2019, Minneapolis-based chef Ann Kim won the James Beard Foundation Awards, which is a culinary award that goes to recognize the best chefs in the United States. James Beard Foundation Award. Minneapolis was crowned one of the best food eating destinations in the world by the Wall Street Journal in 2017 when at least 13 chefs from the city were nominated for the James Beard awards. The city also hosts a hoard of brilliant cocktail bars such as the Eat Street Social, Constantine, and Coup d’État, which were recognized by Food & Wine in 2016 as the three best cocktail bars in the United States.