01/2013

International Snow Sculpture Championships

Submitted by Kelsey Colt on Wed, 11/14/2012 - 12:52pm

Watch incredible artists, from around the world, turn huge chunks of ice into beautiful sculptures. Observe the volunteers getting the blocks all set up for the sculptors and then enjoy the artists at work for the four days they have to sculpt. After the awards ceremony check out the finished pieces around the Riverwalk Center. Watch the challenge and see if Canada, the reigning champions, can take first place again this year. Days, times vary.

Pinot Posse Wine Tour

Submitted by Chelsea Long on Tue, 01/08/2013 - 7:17am

The Pinot Posse: seven winemakers who've banded together to tell the story of Pinot Noir. No, it's not a sitcom. It's a wine dinner, and this week it's stopping at Table 6. Chef Scott Parker put together a four-course menu designed to highlight the subtle tastes of Pinots, while the experts (including Andrew Vingiello of A.P.

Professional Bull Riders

Submitted by Jae Drouilhet on Thu, 11/15/2012 - 12:33pm

This is definitely not these cowboys' first rodeo. The PBR Touring Pro Division is making a stop in the heart of the wild west. Watch these pokes get bucked and tossed in a battle of man versus beast and making your 10-second mechanical bull ride attempt look docile. Rodeo tickets include a day pass to the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo. Mon-Wed 7 p.m.