Welcome to My Story Minnesota

About My Story Minnesota

Oceanaire Seafood Room’s Oyster Fest. Photo by Matt Blewett

My Story Minnesota is a site that tells the story of Minnesota’s events and the people behind them – the ones who inspire us. Matt Blewett is a freelance photographer who has been contributing to the Star Tribune’s Scene + Heard feature since 2016.  He also helps companies cover their events, creating editorial content for websites, newsletters and social media.

Hayley Miller. Photo by Matt Blewett

A special project of My Story Minnesota is the Dancers of Minnesota project, a way to feature the entertainers who make our favorite plays, shows, concerts and other events magical.  Do you want to participate in the Dancers of Minnesota project? Request more information on participating in Dancers of Minnesota at  You will need to create a 400-600 word story on your journey in dance, then we will schedule a photo shoot at your favorite place in Minnesota* and create your story on Dancers of Minnesota. *Subject to location availability

Need a photographer?

Do you like the photos you see on this site? We have a great network of photographers who will help you capture your next event in the best light. Send us an inquiry today.

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