Arts & Culture

Daniel Volovets, a doctor and guitarist from Minnetonka who just released his first album, "Masquerades"

Minnetonka physician Daniel Volovets is also an up-and-coming classical guitarist.

"Easy Way" by The Cactus Blossoms

The Cactus Blossoms play throwback country a la The Everly Brothers. The brothers cut their teeth at the Turf Club.

"The Righteous Mind" by Jonathan Haidt

"The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Religion and Politics" is an in-depth, highly researched book that attempts to explain why and how people can so strongly differ from each other in their beliefs and actions.

A man and woman with their son at a destination music festival.

Jump on the destination festival bandwagon with a trip to Coachella, South by Southwest, Burning Man or one of many other music and entertainment festivals around the country.

A group of entrepreneurs meets at a Twin Cities networking group.

Go offline and connect with fellow business owners.

Melissa Drill, a Mound Westonka High School student and member of the 2019 Lake Minnetonka Magazine prep elite.

Mound Westonka High School senior Melissa Drill plans to study biology and chemistry in college, with her eyes on an eventual career as an orthodontist.

A long exposure photograph shows a summer sunset on Lake Minnetonka

A long exposure captures the stillness of a summer sunset on Lake Minnetonka.

A pink plant from Tonkadale Greenhouse, voted Best Florist in our Best of Lake Minnetonka 2019 readers' choice survey.

Indoor houseplants occupy the sweet spot of relaxing hobby and enviable aesthetic, so it’s no surprise they’ve taken over social media.

James Blake album "Assume Form"

James Blake has worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry recently (e.g. Beyoncé), but Assume Form is a celebration of the English producer’s own talents. It’s easy to get hooked on the sweet falsetto or his unique sense of lyric.

Last year’s Wine on Wayzata Bay fundraiser for Wayzata Sailing included beloved elements like a wine tasting, snacks, music and boat rides until sunset. This year’s bash is on June 28—watch for more info in next month’s issue of Lake Minnetonka Magazine.