2009 Best & Worst of Perk@Play

7:59 PM, Jan 19, 2010

Another year of segments in the books, Perk honors the best and worst moments from Perk at Play over the last calandar year.

Perk n' Paella

7:58 PM, Jan 19, 2010

Just a few months away now until the start of baseball at the brand new Target Field.  Perk gets a tour, and meets the brand new Executive Chef of the new stadium.

Senior Sluggers

8:14 PM, Dec 1, 2009

Twice a week at the St. Croix Valley Rec Center in Stillwater, there is a group of senior softball players who play game after game until their hearts are content.

Titletown Tailgating

10:53 PM, Nov 10, 2009

There are few places in the NFL with as much history as Lambeau Field.  And when it comes to pre-game tailgaters, it's hard to find a more fervent lot.


10:52 PM, Nov 10, 2009

They are celebrating their 15th season.  The Dinomights youth hockey program continues to serve inner city youth, exposing them to a game

In the Paint

8:09 PM, Oct 27, 2009

Minnesota Pro Paintball is a sprawling set of fields in Lakeville.  Those taking part are in for a sure fire adrenaline rush.

Dragon Slayer

9:46 PM, Oct 20, 2009

MagiQuest is up and running and the Mall of America.  The live action video game was created in 2005 to help bridge the gap between video games and physical play.

Smashing Pumpkins

1:14 PM, Oct 14, 2009

It's the second Annual Harvest Fest in Stillwater.  The event celebrates the bounty of autumn.  Nowhere is that more evident than the massive gourdes grown for the pumpkin weigh-off.


10:51 PM, Oct 11, 2009

Perk doesn't want to work.  He just wants to bang on a drum all day.  Formed in 2008, the Minnesota Vikings SKOL Line provides game day entertainment

Perk Airlifted

9:03 PM, Sep 29, 2009

Rosemount is home to a great youth football program.  The Silver Bullets though, may be great kids, but they have been anything but great on the field this season.   

Marathon Man

9:22 PM, Sep 22, 2009

Dave Lenz is the pastor of Hope Presbyterian Church in Richfield.  Coming up in October, he'll be running his first ever marathon. 

To Ink or not to Ink

9:14 PM, Sep 15, 2009

With the Gopher Football team off to a quick start, fans are getting fired up. 

The Missing Lynx

9:34 PM, Sep 1, 2009

Every few weeks, the Minnesota Lynx practice against a group of guys.  The former high school and college standouts, help provide some fresh competition

Viva Italia

9:48 PM, Aug 25, 2009

For the seventh year in a row, the Wheels of Italy event brought some showstopping cars to the Twin Cities.

Happy Heckler

9:00 PM, Aug 11, 2009

Fed up with the phrases "You Da Man!" and "Get in the Hole!" that golf galleries always seem to yell after a player hits a shot, Perk sets out to reinvent the golf shout.

Glow Golf

8:36 AM, Jul 29, 2009

Troy Jensen and his neighbors love Ladder Golf. The lawn game involves throwing a pair of golf balls, attached by a shoelace at a scoring

Scorecard Guy

10:00 PM, Jul 21, 2009

For the 25th year, The Schwan's USA Cup brings thousands of youth soccer players to the Twin Cities.

Perk vs. Lesnar

9:32 PM, Jul 15, 2009

Former University of Minnesota wrestling champion and WWE Wrestling star, Brock Lesnar recently defended his heavy-weight title at UFC 100 in Las Vegas.Before

Cirque Perk

9:17 PM, Jul 7, 2009

Saint Paul is playing host to Kooza for the next several weeks.  The latest production from the folks at Cirque Du Soleil is mesmerizing audiences with its amazing acrobatic feats. 

Bounce to This

1:00 PM, Jul 7, 2009

FitBOUNCE shoes are the latest fitness craze to hit Minnesota.  The springy shoes are used for running, walking, aerobics, and all sorts of bouncy incarnations. 

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