Community

Plymouth celebrates its 27th annual Fire and Ice Festival this year from 3 to 7 p.m. February 6 at Parkers Lake Park. The community-sponsored event features a number of events, including recycling bin races, a youth ice fishing contest, the beloved goofy hat contest, hayrides and much more.

(Above) Minnesota to Scandinavia

Michael and Ella Gerbuz at Stockholm Public Library—with Plymouth Magazine, of course!

(Below) Bienvenidos, Plymouth Mag

FOOD & RESTAURANTS

Patio Dining   
Cowboy Jack's
Jake's City Grille
The Sunshine Factory Bar & Grill

We’ve seen Peg Brantman’s work among the finalists at Picture Plymouth before—it’s clear she has a natural eye. But overall excellence in the annual Picture Plymouth photo contest is a prize, even for an accomplished artist such as Brantman.

The photo, titled “Do You Want To Build a Snowman?” after the Disney movie’s popular song, was a finalist in the 2014 Picture Plymouth photo contest. See winners from this year’s contest on this page beginning next month.

Plymouth Magazine got to share sakura (cherry blossom season) with Mark and Melody Baker of Plymouth (far right) with their exchange student, Fumiko (second from left), and her family on Japan’s Izu Peninsula.

The 2015 Picture Plymouth photo contest has come to a close and the results are in! Many thanks to our loyal readers who participate in the photo contest by submitting their beautiful snapshots of our community, and by voting online for the Reader's Choice award.

Gloria Rice has kept herself busy for the past four years since retiring from the University of Minnesota.

Child care centers can leave parents between a rock and a hard place, choosing between low cost and a quality space. That’s why a few Plymouth community partners have joined forces to improve the accessibility of childcare in the area.

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Friday, February 21 to Saturday, February 29
[Arts & Performance]
One of the finest Broadway musicals of the 20th century, Gypsy is a love letter to the American theatre and the American dream.
Saturday, February 22
[Arts & Performance]
Barnes & Nobles is organizing a Book Signing Event to meet and get signed copies of the book "I am Fire" by Sarah (a local Plymouth writer).