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Blogs & Sites
Location: 115 Main Street SE, Minneapolis, MN
The historic St. Anthony Main area is lined with the restaurants and bars of the Riverplace complex - some offering free concerts outdoors in summer - and boasts a fabulous view o...
Location: 2600 Double Eagle Lane, Saint Paul, MN
Eagle Valley offers lessons for adults and children.
Location: 2097 West Larpenteur Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
The Gibbs Museum offers visitors a low-key way to step back in time, with tours of the historic site by costumed interpreters and special events throughout the site's season.
Location: 1615 Dowling Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN
Folwell Park - covering 27 acres across six city blocks - has a playground, ball fields, tennis and basketball courts, a wading pool, and walking paths. The rec center has a gymnasium and craf...
Location: 601 South Century Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
The Ponds at Battle Creek is a nine-hole, par 35 golf facility with sixteen ponds, flatlands, dramatic hillside vistas, a 55-station lighted practice and teaching range, and a large putt...
Location: 2401 Upper Afton Road, Saint Paul, MN
Battle Creek WaterWorks features a shallow water pool with interactive play equipment, a separate activity pool, a three-story slide, a sand play area, and a sun bathing area. Kids ages 10 a...
Location: 50th Street at France Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The tony 50th & France intersection straddles the border between Edina and Minneapolis and features several blocks of upscale shopping options, as well as family-friendly eateries such a...
Location: 109 West 4th Street, Saint Paul, MN
If it's true what they say about real estate - "Location, location, location!" - then Rice Park, a lovely but postage stamp-sized park with a large fountain and Peanuts character sculptu...
Location: Grand Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
Grand Avenue spans about 30 blocks, from the Mississippi River to downtown St. Paul. The main, concentration of shops and restaurants radiates out in both directions from the intersection at Vi...
Location: Excelsior, MN
Excelsior Commons, the site of the annual Art on the Lake festival each June, has a bandshell that hosts weekly concerts in the summer. The park also boasts a swimming beach, playgrou...
Location: 12364 Chestnut Boulevard, Shakopee, MN
The Minnesota Renaissance Festival takes place on a beautiful 22-acre site, playfully designed to resemble a 16th-century village.