Family & Pets
Labor Day marks the end of summer. How will you celebrate?
Don’t stress out – there’s plenty to do on Labor Day weekend. Parties and road trips are popular activities for Minnesotans during Labor Day weekend, but other options can be just as fun.
Here are five of the best places to get your pet groomed in the metro area of Minnesota.
From frisky goats to cuddly bunnies, petting zoos are a fun way to learn about and bond with other living creatures. For some of the best in Minnesota, check out our list of great petting zoos here.
If you can’t enjoy a great sports game as a whole family, then what is the point of watching?
The Minneapolis Aquatennial celebrates if 74th year with a celebration filled of fun events for the entire family. The 2013 Aquatennial kicks-off in the heart of Downtown Minneapolis with a jam-packed weekend of fitness, music, water, and historic activities.
In a state as lush and green as Minnesota, picking fruit is a birthright. Here are some of the best farms offering pick-your-own fruits.
Send your pooch back to school.
If you’re looking for a healthy way for children to expend energy and express themselves, try dance lessons. These unique choices for area dance classes will give your child a chance to try something distinctive.
For a classic night at the movies, and a great summer activity, pack up the car and head out to one of Minnesota’s drive-in theaters.
Here are some of the top spots in Minnesota to see amazing botanical gardens.
Summer is a good time for children to expand their awareness of the world outside winter classrooms.
Treat dear old dad to a day out! This June 15th, celebrate him with one of these picks for a great Father’s Day activity in Minnesota.
Enjoy the great outdoors with a picnic. For some of the best picnic spots in the state, check out this list of must-visit locations.
When planning a fun family outing, sometimes the price tag of the chosen activity can take the ‘fun’ right out of it. Save some cash by checking out these five fun finds, each with a current cost of less than $5 per person.
Minnesota has almost as many swimming pools as lakes. Here are some of the best.
Take time out to honor American war heroes. On May 26, 2014, Minnesotans will be planning activities that involve family gatherings and a celebration of freedom.
Here are five creative activities that might spark your imagination for a fun Mother’s Day with mom in Minnesota.
Minnesota is a dog-friendly state that offers dog parks, trails and treks around the lake for pooches to get some exercise. As the winter fades and the snow melts, take advantage of all that Minnesota has to offer.
A WCCO “Smart Gardens” expert envisions your dream garden and was kind enough to share tips for starting your own dream garden at home.
The Easter Bunny is planning to stash some chocolaty treats and sugary sweets all over Minnesota this April. Be sure not to miss the bunny and his delectable treats at some of these Easter festivities all across the city.
Kids learn through creative play with loads of stimulating environments and activities to discover at the Minnesota Children’s Museum. Before stopping by, check out this list of tips and tricks to make your visit easier.
Create ceramic keepsakes with your kids at these spots.
Do your part and make a difference in the life of an animal and it undoubtedly will make a difference in yours as well. Give your time and talents by volunteering at one of the many animal-focused organizations in Minnesota.
No need to be bored this spring break. Four major Minnesota institutions are bursting at the seams with information of things to do and places to see.