Enjoy seasonal favorites and a variety of Chanukah and Christmas programs.
- Listen to the Holiday Stream
- Classical MPR Holiday Programming Schedule
- Beyond the Nutcracker: 10 classical works to brighten the holiday season
Help The Current make the ultimate year-end list of songs and tune in on December 31st to hear the Top 89 counted down!
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Programming and Projects Supported by Minnesota Legacy Amendment's Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Love it or loathe it, Minnesota's lutefisk tradition lives on
The taste, the texture, and the smell of lutefisk are legendary ... for being repulsive. Still, every Christmas season, Lutheran churches across Minnesota serve thousands of platefuls of the Scandinavian dish -- even if the legions of lutefisk lovers are dwindling.
Watch Kevin Hart try to give himself a First Avenue star
When you think of Minneapolis music venue First Avenue, comedian Kevin Hart isn’t exactly the first person who comes to mind. Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City, which airs on Comedy Central, follows Hart during a stand-up circuit in cities across America. The Twin Cities were recently featured on season two of the show.…
8 songs for 8 nights: Music for Hanukkah
Tuesday evening marks the beginning of Hanukkah, which runs for eight nights. Hear some of the music and learn about customs that make the Jewish Festival of Lights meaningful.