Activities & Resources
Blogs & Sites
Location: 3435 - 36th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Longfellow Park, in the heart of strong, friendly neighborhood, features a playground, wading pool, tennis courts, walking paths, a football field, and in the winter, ice rinks. The ...
Location: 120 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN
The Science Museum offers visitors a wealth of hands-on activities, engaging exhibits, weekend science-in-action demonstrations, breathtaking large-format films, and a mind-boggling arra...
Location: 2301 County Road 19, Maple Plain, MN
Baker Park Reserve's 2,700 acres on Lake Independence comprise the Baker National Golf Course (lessons available), a creative play area, swimming beaches, fishing pier, picnic areas, mor...
Location: 11260 Hudson Boulevard North, Lake Elmo, MN
Vali-Hi, one of the last drive-in theaters in the metro area, screens triple features (regardless of weather) in season. Concessions and an arcade are sure to keep kids entertained, even...
Location: 1220 Diffley Road, Saint Paul, MN
Caponi Art Park and Learning Center - located on 60 acres of rolling, wooded hills in Eagan - presents free concerts, activities, and performances amidst art and nature in an effort to m...
Location: Air Guard Base, 670 General Miller Drive, Saint Paul, MN
The Minnesota Air National Guard Museum displays about 20 different aircraft in an outdoor Air Park on the active base, including fighters, transports, trainers, and helicopters. Inside ...
Location: 485 Selby Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
Stepping into A Piece of Cake feels a little like stepping into Grandma's warm and welcoming kitchen - provided Grandma is an ace with buttercream and a whiz with pastries.
Location: 767 Raymond Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
The heaping helpings of served-all-day breakfasts at the family-owned Keys Cafe & Bakery chain have won several people's choice awards, and with good reason. Keys also offers catering se...
Location: 114 South Ninth Street, Minneapolis, MN
Location: 2828 Lyndale Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The Egg & I - in business for over 20 years - is one of those casual places where everyone from kids to grandparents can feel at home. The breakfasts are top notch, and The Egg also serves tast...
Location: 60 East Broadway, Minneapolis, MN
If you haven't been - okay, even if you have - the prospect of visiting the Mall of America might seem somewhat daunting. But the 4,000,000-plus square feet of this four-level consumer parad...
Location: 2500 County Road E, Minneapolis, MN
Location: Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN
On Thursdays through Sundays between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve, a dozen illuminated floats and hundreds of whimsical characters in glowing costumes light up downtown Minneapolis alo...
Location: 10360 West River Road, Minneapolis, MN
The Mississippi River flows right through the 610-acre Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park, dividing it into west and east sides.
A 12-foot pedestrian walkway spans the river, offering great...