Stop fighting the crowd for a blanket on the grass and a spot to wait for the fireworks to begin. Since Minnesota is home to 10,000 plus lakes, and fireworks tend to be set off over a lake, there are a lot of options for viewing the fireworks that don’t involve waiting a long time for it to get dark and being pretty far from a bathroom.
Make your first apartment fabulous!
Learn a language in many ways from total immersion to five minutes a month.
Despite being landlocked, Minnesota offers views of some of nature’s most beautiful and mysterious creatures. From the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium to the Minnesota Zoo & Aquarium, you have the chance to get up close and personal with marine life you, otherwise, would never encounter.
Who fixes your broken bike and teaches you to ride it? Who guides you to young adulthood and instills self reliance? That person is your dad, an influencer and first responder when the going gets tough. On Father’s Day, treat him to a great dinner at a wonderful restaurant. Everybody bonds over a gourmet meal.
Minnesotans love to venture outdoors in the summer. For this reason, many summer events and festivals are held outside to accommodate those that wish to take advantage of the short summer.
Go off the beaten path at these great trails in and around Minnesota.
Go-Karting never goes away in Minnesota.
You’ll need the extra carbs to withstand the dance floor cardio for the rest of the night, as these regulars never stop moving.
Minnesota has some of the best bridal shops. It rocks with wedding apparel. While weddings are often associated with the bride, some shops have attire for the groom and members of the bridal party. It takes a community to help prepare for the wedding day.
Whatever your skill level, here are five horseback riding opportunities you will want to see.
Aging skater punks have been known to frequent this spot, not surprisingly with its affluent locale. Grups can ditch the family, or take them with, and show off a worry free acid drop.
Cheer for your team at these local pubs.
Almost big enough to fit over your head, and maybe it should, it measures just over a foot accross. You will definitely want to mess with the Texas Doughnut, forget Minnesota nice.
When bathing suit season arrives, many of us think of sipping tropical drinks on sunny beaches in Florida. Though Minnesota is landlocked, there’s still a need for the perfect swimsuit for the summer season.
June is National LGBT Pride Month and Minnesotans have five marvelous LGBT-friendly ways to celebrate.
There are great patios all around Minnesota. Here are few you have to hit this summer.
Celebrate National Barbecue Month at one of these five fantastic smokehouses.
Get out and enjoy your summer along with some free music.
No need for a campsite when you can relax at these beautiful lake houses.
The goal of National Pet Month is to remind the populous of all the great benefits of pet ownership. Most pet people don’t need any convincing to appreciate their animal companions, in fact, many are looking for just another excuse to go the extra mile to spoil them rotten.
Minnesota has carried forward the old German tradition of the beer garden. Here are five you may wish to visit this summer.
While the restaurants of Hamburg served minced meats for centuries, it took American ingenuity and two slices of bread to make it what it is today. Many locals have elevated this craft of cuisine to new heights.
Capture the moment on your phone before it is gone; share it with your friends forever.
Start the summer right with a great Memorial Day getaway.