The Minneapolis Park and Recreation board will open their wading pools for the season on Saturday, June 7. The city will open the following pools on Saturday.
The warm weather is finally here, which means pool season can now begin. The city of St. Paul says they’re ready to open, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.
The chilly weather and rain isn’t stopping Minneapolis from opening up boat launches on Thursday, as scheduled. City park employees are on standby to help boaters and inspect for invasive species.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reopening its three Minneapolis locks to recreational traffic Monday.
Several golf courses in the metro area opened for the first time this season. are opening for the first time this season on Saturday. The Columbia Driving Range in Minneapolis was one of those to open and was a popular place for some folks to enjoy the weather.
The flavors of different Minneapolis neighborhoods will be featured at this year’s U.S. Bank Skyway Open in downtown Minneapolis.
The Minnesota Zoo will reopen to the public Tuesday after being closed one day due to dangerously cold weather.
Because summer won’t let up, 31 Minneapolis wading pools won’t close until Sunday, Sept. 8. About 30 wading pools located on or adjacent to Minneapolis Public School property closed on Aug. 26, on the first day of school. Beaches remain open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Swim docks at Nokomis, Calhoun and Harriet lakes have been removed.
Even the recent cool temps can’t stop St. Paul pools from opening with summer hours on June 8. Como Regional Park Pool, Highland Park Aquatic Center, Phalen Park Beach and Great River Water park will stay open seven days a week beginning Saturday.
The ice castles out at the Mall of America has been so popular, it’s staying open a bit longer.
More than 150 flights have been canceled so far Sunday at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
More than four months after historic flood severely damaged highway access to Jay Cooke State Park, it will reopen to the public at 8 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 22, says the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
It may only be early October, but the weather certainly has a few of us thinking it’s winter.
Those who frequent Terminal 2 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport will soon have another dining option — finally.
The Minnesota Zoo opens a new exhibit Friday featuring endangered Asian wild dogs.