Albert the Elf has been admiring the skills of his favorite superheroes and is eager to become one himself! But when Super Rudolph - a popular Christmas toy and Albert's desired sidekick - is in high demand and short supply, Albert's superhero dreams are at risk. Will our favorite elf get everything he wants this Christmas, or give up on his dream and turn in his cape? For more than 30 years, it has been a beloved Bachman's tradition to host an annual holiday play. Read more about Santa and Albert's Holiday Play at Bachman's on Lyndale
For the Kids
Macy’s in downtown Minneapolis transforms its eighth floor into a magical North Pole. Macy’s Santaland offers a magical walk through the elves’ workshop, the cozy home of Mr. and Mrs. Claus and the colorful holiday candy land. There are sweet treats made fresh from Mrs. Claus’ kitchen and a toy shop that makes holiday shopping convenient and fun. All ages. Free; photo packages $20-$60. 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Macy’s, 700 Nicollet Mall, Mpls; 612.375.2200; macys.com Read more about Macy’s Santaland
Through December Skate outdoors in the middle of Saint Paul, right in front of the historic Landmark Center. All ages. $4 skate rental. 11 a.m.–4:50 p.m. Mon.–Thur., 11 a.m.–10 p.m. Fri.–Sat., 11 a.m.–8 p.m. Sun. Landmark Center, 75 Fifth St.; 651.292.3293; landmarkcenter.org Read more about Wells Fargo Winter Skate
Enjoy a good Minnesota winter by getting active in Shorewood, Tonka Bay and Excelsior! Most events are free, and all ages will love to participate! Dog sled rides, horse drawn sleigh rides, snow sculptures, pizza party, Fat Tire bike race, human bowling on ice, and SO much more! Introducing winter yoga in 2017. Don't miss a thing! Read more about Arctic Fever Winter Festival
From the creators of The Color Run comes Pumpkin Nights, a one mile long walking path with 12 worlds of marvelous art and Halloween fun, lined with over 3,000 hand-carved pumpkins in larger than life displays. Launching in Twin Cities at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on Friday, October 14, Pumpkin Nights will be open for 18 days until Halloween Day—Monday, October 31. Read more about Pumpkin Nights Comes to the Twin Cities
Birchwood Cafe is celebrating its 21st Birthday this year, and we'd grin from ear to ear if you'd come celebrate with us!
We'll be roasting corn on the cob, popping popcorn, and passing out cupcakes all night! Plus there will be $2 kids root beer floats and $3 taps.
Come and join us during our Centennial year to celebrate The Church of St. George's 46th annual Corn Days Festival on August 13 and 14! Read more about 46th Annual Corn Days Festival at the Church of St. George in Long Lake
The Flint Hills International Children’s Festival is one of the largest children’s festivals of its kind in the country. The festival features local, regional and international professional artists representing more than 25 countries on seven indoor and outdoor stages. Tickets for all indoor performances are $5. Free outdoor performances and activities will also be held throughout the weekend in Rice Park, Landmark Plaza and surrounding areas. Read more about Flint Hills International Children's Festival
On Thursday, May 5, St. Therese welcomes the Grammy Winning Okee Dokee brothers for a free concert! The Okee Dokee brothers perform American Folk music focused on families and the great outdoors. They inspire children to get out and get creative through their music; believing they can motivate kids to gain a greater respect for both their communities and themselves. All are welcome! Read more about GRAMMY® Award-winning Okee Dokee Brothers Perform LIVE! at St. Therese of Deephaven