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Blogs & Sites
Location: 6364 John Harris Drive, Minneapolis, MN
Braemar - rated among the top 75 public golf courses by Golf Digest magazine - hosts state and national amateur competitions for men, women, and youth, as well as PGA events.
Location: 4800 Grand Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Size doesn't matter in the case of this diminutive park, which packs a boatload of activities and offerings into a half-block site.
It's a favorite community gathering spot, with...
Location: 4055 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The recreation center at Martin Luther King Park boasts craft and activity rooms (and two kilns!), a kitchen, and a large multi-sport gymnasium and field house with a vaulted ceiling...a...
Location: 906 - 47th Street East, Minneapolis, MN
The 7,500-square-foot recreation center at McRae Park hosts dance and craft classes, a computer lab, an indoor playground, rooms that can be rented for parties, and programming for preschoolers...
Location: 50 West Kellogg Boulevard, Suite 840, Saint Paul, MN
Location: 1920 Fitch Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
There's much for families to learn and do at the Raptor Center, part of the U of M's College of Veterinary Medicine. It specializes in the care, study, rehabilitation, and conservation of ea...
Location: 312 East Lyndale Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN
The Minneapolis Farmers Market offers families a chance to pick up locally-grown fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, bedding plants, meats, and farm products, while teaching kids about where the...
Location: 290 East 5th Street, Saint Paul, MN
The St. Paul Farmers Market draws foodies from all over the Twin Cities area on Saturday and Sunday mornings.
Location: 1530 Phalen Drive, Saint Paul, MN
Phalen Lake is ringed by a 3.2-mile trail great for strolling and biking, and offers fishing, boating, a beach and swim area, a sand volleyball court, concessions, covered picnic areas, a playg...
Location: 1750 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Location, location, location ... it's hard to think of a better one in Minneapolis than the site of the Sculpture Garden, bridging as it does the area between Uptown and downtown Minneap...
Location: 12605 County Road 9, Minneapolis, MN
French Regional Park, on the north shore of Medicine Lake, offers a creative play area with a cargo-net climbing structure and interconnected handicap-accessible areas for younger and ol...
Location: 2600 Double Eagle Lane, Saint Paul, MN
Eagle Valley offers lessons for adults and children.
Location: 3201 Rhode Island Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The many athletic fields at Oak Hill Park - softball, football, soccer - host all kinds of training and competition in season. The park also has a fabulous colorful playground, winter sk...